NAMI Hurricane Relief Resource Guide
General ResourcesNAMI Hurricane Relief Fund
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FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency)
Online Hurricane Resources: www.fema.gov
SAMHSA (Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration)
Online Resources: http://www.samhsa.gov/Matrix/professional_disaster.aspx
CDC (Center for Disease Control)
Online Resources: http://www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/index.asp
1-800-Help-Now for donor assistance
Specific up-to-date Parish Information: http://www.wwl.com
Texas ResourcesDepartment of State Health Services:
Online Resources: www.dshs.state.tx.us2-1-1 Texas Information and Referral Network
Outside of Texas: 1-888-312-4567
The 2-1-1 Texas Information and Referral Network, a statewide telecommunications network, is providing around the clock information about evacuation, shelter, and general information, including:
Special telecommunications routing is established to enable the 25 2-1-1 centers to function as a single call center, taking calls in a round-robin fashion to ensure that hurricane callers receive priority access to a call specialist.
To aid victims of Hurricanes Gustav and Ike who live with serious mental illnesses, NAMI has established the NAMI Hurricane Relief Fund. To make donations to this fund, visit www.nami.org/HurricaneRelief.
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