Disaster Legal Assistance: Attorney Training

On Thursday, July 7, 2016, Legal Aid of West Virginia held a webinar to provide attorneys with background information about FEMA benefits, disaster unemployment compensation, replacement of important documents, replacement of food lost with food stamps, ways to avoid contractor scams, dealing with landlord-tenant situations and more.  The goal of this webinar was to enable attorneys to provide basic advice and guidance to people dealing with these issues.

Related Resources From This Recording:

Click Here for PowerPoint slides from this webinar

FEMA Applicant’s Guide

FEMA WV disaster specific site (updated daily)

FEMA Fact Sheets:

Individual and Households Program
     Disaster Unemployment Assistance

Flood Insurance Basics

Disaster Legal Aid