Natural Disaster/Flood Damage Resources for Veterans

Relocation Assistance:

FAVA website with contact numbers and email address:  https://westcare.com/places/iowa/   

- Sioux City Office:  (641) 231-0014

VA Disaster Assistance Resources for Veterans: https://www.va.gov/HOMELESS/disaster-assistance.asp

Financial Assistance Resources for Veterans -  Including Disaster Assistance:

NOTE: The following links are listed in alphabetical order, provided for informational purposes only,  and in no way constitute an endorsement of programs or services offered:  

American Legion National Emergency Fund Application: https://www.ialegion.org/nef/ and  https://www.ialegion.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/NEF-Application-2020.pdf

DAV Veterans Disaster Relief Funds:  https://www.dav.org/get-help-now/veteran-topics-resources/disaster-relief/  Des Moines Office: (515) 323-7539

FEMA Disaster Assistance Website (not Veteran Exclusive, veteran may be able to apply for this assistance in addition to Veteran Specific programs): https://www.disasterassistance.gov/

Iowa Veterans Trust Fund:  https://dva.iowa.gov/benefits-assistance/iowa-veterans-trust-fund

Small U.S. Business Disaster Loans: https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/disaster-assistance

VA Guidance On Natural Disasters:  (for VA Home Loan Borrowers):  https://benefits.va.gov/HOMELOANS/documents/docs/va_policy_regarding_natural_disasters.pdf

VFW ‘Unmet Needs Program’: Strives to assist current active-duty service members (to include activated Guard/Reserve members) and their families during financial hardship. Access information regarding this program and it’s application:  https://www.vfw.org/assistance/financial-grants