Assistance for Families Impacted by February 2021 Winter Storms

For NYOS families who were impacted by February's winter storms, please see the following resources. Click each link listed to learn more:
  • FEMA Assistance
  • If you or someone you know requires Emergency Assistance, FEMA can help. FEMA also has an Individuals and Households Program that can provide financial and direct services to eligible individuals or households affected by a disaster.
  • Local Resources
  • Updated daily, this Google spreadsheet provides options related to free food, water resources, gas stations with gas and even places to volunteer.
  • Austin Area Resource Map
  • Eight local volunteers created this map to provides info on locations with available food, shelters, drinking water, and more. 
  • Free Water Resources
  • CultureMap has put together a list that will be updated as-needed with locations providing free water. 
  • Crisis Clean-up (Austin Disaster Relief Network)
  • Residents of Travis, Williamson, Bastrop and Hays counties can contact this resource to receive help with removing interior water or storm-related damage and to clear debris. 
    • Call (800) 329-8052 to request assistance through next Tuesday, March 2nd
    • Phone lines open: Monday to Saturday, 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM and Sunday, 1:00 to 6:00 PM