Please contact the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency at 402-471-7421 for information regarding your local emergency manager. For information on local shelters, health resources, and more please visit their website here.
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Disaster Recovery Centers Assist Survivors
Disaster Recovery Centers are operating, or are scheduled to begin operation, in areas affected by the winter storm and flooding. Additional centers will be added soon.
Buffalo County: Gibbon Baptist Church, 705 Court St., Gibbon, NE 68840. Open April 15 through April 19, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Butler County: Bellwood Volunteer Fire Department, 752 41st Road, Bellwood, NE 68624. Open April 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed April 26 for Arbor Day.
Cass County: Plattsmouth Community/Senior Center (Gymnasium), 308 S. 18th St.,Plattsmouth, NE 68048. Hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
Colfax County: Colfax County Court (Community Room), 411 E. 11th St., Schuyler, NE 68661. Open April 16 through April 20, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Custer County: United Methodist Church, 1000 S. 3rd Ave., Broken Bow, NE 68822. Open April 22, 23, 25, 26, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Open April 24, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Dodge County: Fremont Learning Center, 130 E. 9th St., Fremont, NE 68025. Open 7 a.m.to 7 p.m. daily. (Noon – 7 p.m. April 6)
Douglas County: Valley Veterans Club, 111 E. Front St., Valley, NE 68064. Open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
Richardson County: City Auditorium, 312 W. 17th St., Falls City, NE 68355. Open April 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed April 21 for Easter.
Sarpy County: Twin Creek, 3802 Raynor Parkway, Suite 201, Bellevue, NE 68123. Open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
Thurston County: Pender Community Center, 614 Main St., Pender, NE 68047. Open April 15 through April 19, 9a.m. to 6 p.m.
How to Register with FEMA:
Online, visit www.DisasterAssistance.gov.
- On a smart phone, download the FEMA app and click on “disaster resources,” then “apply for assistance online.”
- By phone, call FEMA’s toll-free registration line at 800-621-3362 or (TTY) 800-462-7585; or use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS). Telephone registration is available from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. CDT seven days a week.
- Visit a Disaster Recovery Center and speak to a FEMA specialist one-on-one. To find the nearest DRC, go online to FEMA.gov/DRC. Online, visit www.DisasterAssistance.gov.
- Applicants for disaster assistance should have the following information on hand:
- Social Security number
- Address of the damaged primary residence
- Description of the damage
- Information about insurance coverage
- A current contact telephone number
- An address where they can receive mail
- Bank account and routing numbers for direct deposit of funds
Assistance for Landowners, Farmers, Ranchers and Producers
The U.S. Department of Agriculture offers many programs that provide assistance to landowners, farmers, ranchers and producers following disasters. For information, contact your local USDA Farm Services Agency.