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Texas Winter Storm Recovery Resources – FEMA Videos in ASL
The Texas Winter Storm Recovery Resources includes information and resources designed to help Texans recover from the storm.
The FEMA videos listed below are provided in American Sign Language (ASL).
Three Ways to Register for FEMA Disaster Assistance
Learn more about the three ways to register for FEMA Disaster Assistance, which include calling the FEMA Helpline, downloading the FEMA app, or going online.
Answering Yes to the Disability Question When Registering for Assistance
This video covers the importance of answering ‘yes’ to the disability-related question during the Disaster Assistance registration process if you or someone in your household has a disability or an access and functional need to make sure you or they get the right reasonable accommodations to help with your recovery.
Call FEMA with Questions
If you applied for help from FEMA after the disaster and have questions, you can call the FEMA Helpline to solve issues, get new information, and give new information. You can also use the FEMA Helpline to apply for disaster help before the deadline.
Water Safety After a Disaster
After a flood, water may be contaminated or unsafe for cooking, drinking, or personal hygiene. This video from FEMA and the CDC covers how to make sure water is safe.
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