People

Employee Assistance

Disaster Distress Helpline
Counseling support to trauma caused by natural or man-made disasters LINK

FEMA
Disaster Unemployment Assistance Program LINK

Family Assistance (incl. Pets)

National Animal Rescue and Sheltering Coalition
Locate a missing pet LINK

FEMA
Pet Preparedness Tips LINK

FEMA
Grants & Assistance Programs for Individuals LINK

Locating Family & Friends

National Emergency Family Registry & Locator System
LINK

Unaccompanied Minors Registry
LINK

Google Person Finder
An app to locate people after an event LINK

Red Cross Safe & Well
LINK

Alternate Housing

FEMA
How do I find a place to stay? LINK


General Guidance

IBHS
The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety has two programs for small and medium businesses. Open For Business (OFB)-EZ toolkit is focused on business continuity and organized functionally (LINK). EZ-PREP is focused on emergency preparation and response, and organized chronologically (LINK). 

Small Business Recovery Quick Guide
US Chamber of Commerce Foundation Document LINK

US Chamber of Commerce Foundation Small Business Recovery Expanded Guide
Large listing of links to resources and articles across all categories  LINK

Responding to Disaster: Tips from the Front Line
US Chamber of Commerce Foundation article LINK

Disaster Recovery Journal
Generally Accepted Business Continuity Practices LINK

FEMA
Recovery resources LINK

NFPA 1600: Standard on Disaster/Emergency Management and Business Continuity/Continuity of Operations Programs
The National Preparedness Standard LINK

Disaster Recovery Institute International
Nonprofit organization helping companies prepare for and recovery from disasters LINK

Business Continuity Institute
Business continuity resources LINK

Small Business Administration
LINK

USDA Programs Assisting Individuals and Small Businesses After Disaster
LINK


Property & Facilities

Recovering Facilities (Mold, Debris, etc.)

CDC Guide to Mold Cleanup After Disasters
LINK

FEMA
Removing mold from your home LINK

EPA Mold Resources for Schools and Commercial Buildings
LINK

EPA Mold Remediation
Key Steps Chart LINK

CDC Recommendations for the Cleaning and Remediation of Flood-Contaminated HVAC Systems
A Guide for Building Owners and Managers LINK

ASHRAE Standard 188
Risk Management for Building Water Systems LINK

CDC Checklist for Reopening Healthcare Facilities
Includes information relevant to all facilities LINK

Disaster Contactors Network
Florida - Helping small businesses rebuild after a disaster LINK

Alternate Business Locations

GSA's Recommended Methodology for Securing Alternate Facilities
Download the worksheet LINK

The Telework Coalition
America's leading nonprofit telework education and advocacy group LINK


Data & Communications

IT & Data Recovery

Ready.gov
IT Disaster Recovery Plan LINK

Telecom & Internet

GSA's Business Continuity Disaster Recovery Products
LINK


Financial 

Insurance

National Flood Insurance Program
For commercial facilities LINK

BBB Insurance Checklist for Disasters
LINK

Loans

Small Business Administration
Disaster Loans LINK

Other

IRS Tax Relief in Disaster Situations
LINK

FEMA
What to do if your business or farm was damaged LINK


Local Resources

Houston, TX / Hurricane Harvey

Houston Office of Business Opportunity

Contact information and resources for small businesses LINK

Houston Debris Collection
LINK

Houston Waste Management
LINK

Corpus Christi, TX / Hurricane Harvey

Corpus Christi Debris Collection
LINK

Corpus Christi Hurricane Harvey Landing Page
Information on SBA recovery loans, Texas Windstorm Insurance Association claims, price gouging information, power outage information, etc. LINK

Miami, FL / Hurricane Irma

Miami-Dade Business Recovery Program
LINK

Florida Division of Emergency Management
Get a Plan Program LINK