Monday, January 19, 2009

National Disaster Housing Strategy Released

The Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced the release of the National Disaster Housing Strategy on January 16, 2009. The Strategy summarizes the many sheltering and housing capabilities, principles, and policies that guide and inform the disaster housing process. The Strategy also charts the new direction that our disaster housing efforts must take to better meet the disaster housing needs of individuals and communities moving forward.

Read the base document http://www.fema.gov/pdf/media/2009/ndhs.pdf.
and Annexes http://www.fema.gov/pdf/media/2009/annexes_consolidation.pdf
and the press release at http://www.fema.gov/news/newsrelease.fema?id=47305