Disaster Recovery Projects:
How We Serve:
Attack Poverty Disaster Recovery is committed to walking alongside residents who have been affected by disasters and empower them to lead their own recovery. We support residents through home repair, spiritual and emotional health, and other basic needs. We understand the complexities to recover immediately and long term from a disaster. We collaborate holistically with long-term recovery groups, partners and other networks to advocate for resiliency and recovery for the residents in our communities. Our home repair process empowers residents to lead their own recovery by teaching them to manage their personal recovery projects while advocating for residents when a need for additional resources is found. We provide counseling for residents impacted by disasters to recover both spiritually and emotionally, and we work to provide basic needs like food and cleaning supplies.
Our Volunteers make all of what we do possible! If you are interested in Volunteering with us, please fill out the volunteer waiver below and email it to us at (APDR@attackpoverty.org). A member of our staff will reach out to you shortly!
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*Every volunteer must complete a Volunteer Waiver. Print, complete and then email it to: APDR@attackpoverty.org or bring it with you when you volunteer*
Are you in need of Home Repair?
If you were affected by Hurricane Harvey and are in need of home repair, please submit an application at www.harveyhomeconnect.org.
Have you been affected by a recent natural disaster?
If you need help connecting with local resources in your area, we encourage you to call the 2-1-1 helpline.
2-1-1 helpline is operated by United Way of Greater Houston 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in many different languages. You can also search for local resources on the United Way of Greater Houston’s Community Resource Directory.
State of Texas
Office of the Governor
State of Texas
Texas Division of Emergency Management
(Visit online to find your local county Office of Emergency Management)
KHOU Channel 11 Houston, TX
KTRH Houston, TX
Brazoria Long Term Recovery
Fort Bend County
Attack Poverty Disaster Recovery Facebook Page
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1. Disaster Preparedness Information
2. APDR Volunteer Opportunities
3. Updates on our Impact
4. Important Weather Updates