Estimated Flood Damages Form – Whatcom County

https://whatcomcounty.us/FormCenter/Emergency-Management-21/Estimated-Flood-Damages-Form-English-261 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

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

Disaster Cash Assistance Program – Severe Weather

Website: https://www.washingtonconnection.org/home/Disaster Cash Assistance is a temporary program activated by the Governor’s declaration of a statewide emergency and subsequent proclamation. It is a Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) program. Households in a county designated as a disaster area by Governor Inslee may be eligible for DCAP, if they meet all eligibility criteria and … Read more

Nov 27, 2021: Sumas, Everson residents advised to evacuate Saturday night as more flooding threatens

Bellinghan Herald Article: Sumas, Everson residents advised to evacuate Saturday night as more flooding threatens Read more at: https://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/local/article256167537.html#storylink=cpy “This is a developing story. Check back to bellinghamherald.com for updates. An emergency alert advising Sumas and Everson residents to voluntarily evacuate Saturday night, Nov. 27, was sent out shortly before 6 p.m. as rain continued … Read more

Miracle Food Network (MFN)

MFN Website: http://www.miraclefoodnetwork.org/ MFN Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/MiracleFoodNetwork 5611 3rd Ave, Ferndale WA 98248 Phone: (360) 656-5468 Miracle Food Network is a non-profit organization that attacks the war on hunger by optimizing its resources and empowering individuals. Miracle Food Network distributes food to Bellingham, Ferndale, Blaine, Sumas, Lynden, Birch Bay, and Maple Falls along with some … Read more

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.

National Heritage Responders

Website: https://www.culturalheritage.org/resources/emergencies/national-heritage-responders The National Heritage Responders (NHR) respond to the needs of cultural institutions and the public during emergencies and disasters through coordinated efforts with first responders, state agencies, vendors, and the public. Members of the public, if your personal items have been damaged in an emergency, email: NHRpublichelpline@culturalheritage.org Cultural institutions, if your collections have … Read more

Whatcom County Government News Updates

Whatcom County Government Website (with News Flash (News and Updates): https://www.whatcomcounty.us/ Flood Response Information: https://www.whatcomcounty.us/3827/Flood-Response-InformationHow to Get Help If You’ve Been Affected, and How to Help Your Fellow Community Members Swift Creek and Sumas River Flooding and Asbestos Fact Sheet (Download PDF)