Helping Nebraskans When They Need It Most

Disaster Education

On this site, you'll find information and resources to help you, your family, and community prepare for, and recover from, disasters. We are ready to help you find the answers you need.

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Need Help Now?
Nebraska Rural Response Hotline:

1-800-464-0258 | Website

Financial Assistance | Legal Assistance | Disaster Relief | Emotional Support

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:

Available 24/7, Free, Confidential
Call or text 9-8-8 | Website

Reaching out is Nebraska Strong


Find Resources regarding Wildfire.

Wildfire Resources


Find resources related to current drought concerns in Nebraska.

Drought Resources


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Seeking Applicants for AmeriCorps VISTA Program

We are seeking applicants to provide leadership and coordinate disaster education projects.

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Severe Weather Preparedness 

Make a severe weather plan before you need it! Your family may not be together when a disaster strikes, so it is important to plan in advance: how you will get to a safe place, how you will contact one another, how you will get back together, and what you will do in different situations. 

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Disaster Anniversaries

Reliving the sadness is a very natural part of the healing process. But there is no one right way to heal.

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