Emergency Shelter Options for Individuals Experiencing Homelessness

Whatcom County Website: https://www.whatcomcounty.us/3167/Homeless-Shelters City of Bellingham’s website: https://cob.org/services/housing/homeless/stateofhousing For Night by Night Winter Shelter availability, call 360-788-7983.

North Sound ACH Flood Recover Resources

Website: https://northsoundach.org/flood-recovery-resources/ Whatcom County Call Center Call (360) 788-5303 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily. Staff are prepared to respond to calls regarding: How to get help (food, shelter, sandbagging, cleanup) Current road conditions, shelter status Reports on conditions from around the county (loose cattle, debris, infrastructure) Resources available Where to report damage You … Read more

Whatcom County Flooding Call Center

(360) 788-5303 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily This line is available for those impacted by recent flooding who might not have internet access. You can reach them (360) 788-5303 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily. Staff are prepared to respond to calls regarding: how to get help (food, shelter, sandbagging, cleanup); current road … Read more

Individual and Small Business Assistance from Washington Emergency Management Division Human Services Program

Website: https://mil.wa.gov/for-individuals-households-businesses#Individual The Individual Assistance Program (IA): IA is the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) program to support individual and business recovery and is authorized through a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration. The IA program has multiple components including cash assistance and crisis counseling, a detailed declaration process and benefits that vary depending on several factors. … Read more

Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office

Website: https://www.whatcomcounty.us/200/Sheriff Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/WhatcomSheriff/ Sheriff’s Office 311 Grand Avenue, Public Safety Building (Enter off Prospect St.), Bellingham, WA 98225 360-778-6600 Email: Sheriff@co.whatcom.wa.us Please report any flood-damaged property as soon as possible to our Division of Emergency Management at (360) 788-5311. More cases reported increases the likelihood that Whatcom County will meet thresholds for state … Read more

FEMA Disaster Recovery Assistance

https://www.disasterassistance.gov/The Disaster Assistance Improvement Program’s (DAIP) mission is to provide disaster survivors with information, support, services, and a means to access and apply for disaster assistance through joint data-sharing efforts between federal, tribal, state, local, and private sector partners.

Facebook Page: NOOKSACK RIVER FLOOD Disaster November 2021

Public Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/495680071479063 Nooksack River Flooding Disaster November 2021. This Group is for getting information, sharing pictures, rescue stories, and anything related to this horrible disaster. Everyone is welcome.

DSHS Disaster Cash Assistance Program

Washington Department of Social and Health Services Disaster Cash Assistance Program https://www.dshs.wa.gov/esa/emergency-assistance-programs/disaster-cash-assistance-program 4101 Meridian St., Bellingham, 98226 877-501-2233 Cash program activated due to natural disasters or other specified states of emergency declared by the Governor. It is available to families or individuals without children who face an emergency and don’t have the money to meet … Read more