People who lose their homes and possessions in disasters can get help from government agencies and nonprofits if they meet the right criteria and complete the paperwork required.
Table showing what kind of aid Americans can get after disasters, how long applications are accepted and how long it takes to receive aid after approval.
FEMA stands for Federal Emergency Management Agency;
SBA is the Small Business Administration; HUD CDBG DR is the Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery program, which states and local governments administer
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