About to be Flooded?

A homeowner in Houston, TX prepares for Hurricane Harvey. August 2017.

A homeowner in Houston, TX prepares for Hurricane Harvey. August 2017.

If you or your neighbors are in danger from rising waters, please contact your local first responders at 911. If you are in no danger but anticipate flooding, please read our factsheet, which gives some practical suggestions on how to protect yourself and your property. Some of the actions we recommend are easy to forget in an emergency, but are helpful if your property is damaged and you are seeking help or compensation.

If you have information or experiences concerning your own flooding that you wish to share with other groups, please join SPOUT, our online community for people harmed by flooding. Your experience and ideas can help your neighbors!