Disaster Resources


Preparedness, Food/Water, Medication/Insulin/Medical Device Safety

Foodsafety.gov emergency resources - https://www.foodsafety.gov/keep/emergency/index.html

Preparing an emergency food/water supply - https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/foodwater/prepare.html
                                                                      - https://www.ready.gov/food

FDA resources on food/water safety, medication, insulin storage, medical devices, etc - https://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/PublicHealthFocus/ucm317232.htm

Emergency Food Assistance

Find your local food banks -http://www.feedingamerica.org/find-your-local-foodbank/

Service area map of food banks in NC and SC -https://feedingthecarolinas.org/find-local-food-bank/

FAQ - Food Assistance in Disaster Situations - https://www.fns.usda.gov/disaster/food-assistance-disaster-situations

TEFAP fact sheet - https://fns-prod.azureedge.net/sites/default/files/tefap/pfs-tefap.pdf


The Foundation’s Disaster Relief Fund application is now available. The fund provides up to $2,500 through the Life Rebuilding fund for personal rebuilding efforts and up to $500 through the CDR Professional Rebuilding fund for professional and continuing education activities. Applications must be received within three months of the disaster to qualify for assistance.