North Sound ACH Flood Recover Resources

Website: 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

Estimated Flood Damages Form – Whatcom County This is the first step to being able to receive aid in our County. At this poing, there is no guarantee that we will receive aid. Fill this form out one time for each location where damage occured. For help, please call the Damage Assessment Line at 360-788-5311 and leave a message. Someone will … Read more

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

Website: 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

Sumas Elementary Classroom Needs: Amazon Wish List

Website: Sumas Elementary school building was severely damaged past repair due to flooding. Our staff were able to salvage some items from the building but countless items were lost, much of which was personally bought by our staff over the years. Please send gifts to the address on the wish list/registry. Staff will be … Read more

Dept. of Labor and Industries (L&I): Verify a Contractor, Tradesperson or Business

Website: Phone: (360) 384-4006 You can check on the status of a contractor’s licensing and bonds through the Department of Labor and Industries. If you’d like assistance or more information on contractors and permitting requirements and how they apply to your situation, please contact us at (360) 384-4006, and we will do our best … Read more

FEMA Disaster Recovery Assistance 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.

Nooksack Tribe: Request Assessment for Flood Damage Recovery Assistance

Nooksack Tribe Website: Assessment Request Form: On Wednesday, November 23, Dean Johnny with the Washington State Emergency Management Division will be in our area to help Tribal members that have individual trust land and/or own their home with flood damage assistance. You will receive a phone call 30 minutes prior to his in-person … Read more