Please keep this thread for info or resorces that can help people in need.
Here is a list of sites I collected will undate as they come in.
FEMA Telephone Registration:
If you would like to apply for Federal Disaster Assistance by telephone, you can contact us at 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or for the hearing/speech impaired at TTY: 1-800-462-7585. The current hours and days of operation are 24 hours per day 7 days per week.
This packet will give you information on dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, such as registering for disaster assistance, what to do if you are having trouble getting through, and health and safety issues to consider during the cleanup.
Fema page to registration for relief page
Help After a Disaster: Applicant's Guide to the Individuals & Households Program (FEMA)
Register for Disaster Assistance Online (FEMA)
What You Can Do If You're Having Trouble Getting Through (FEMA)
Salvation Army in houston
Red Cross relief
This page has a list you can check by name and leave your name for others. Family and people locating page.
Red Cross www.familylinks.icrc.org/katrina/locate
National Next of Kin Registry
Fema page with links to sites to help find missing kin and friends
LOCAL AND REGIONAL RESOURCES FOR HURRICANE KATRINA.
updated 11:00 am PST 8/31/05
This link is to the page that has all these links on it.
General Resources for Alabama
Baldwin County, Alabama
Mobile County, Alabama
General Resources for Florida
Escambia County, Florida
Santa Rosa County, Florida
Okaloosa County, Fllorida
Walton County, Florida
Bay County, Florida
General Resources for Mississippi
Hancock County, Mississippi
Next of Kin Registry - Mississippi
New Orleans and Louisiana
General Resources for Louisiana and Resources for New Orleans
Craiglist - Contains postings under the housing section from people in non-affected areas offering rooms in their homes or vacant apartments and trailers as free places to stay for displaced hurricane victims
Please see my post in Brothers of the shield.
Also, please include the US Department of Health and Human Resources Medical Personnel Volunteer Page for those with clinical medicine skills and want to volunteer their time.