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Preparation & Recovery

Preparation and Recovery Overview

Preparation & Recovery

Being prepared for a flood can not only help keep your family safe, it can also help minimize potential flood damage and accelerate recovery efforts.

Emergency Preparation

Along with flood insurance, you can also protect yourself by safeguarding your home and possessions, developing a family emergency plan, and understanding your policy.

Learn how to deal with a flood, both before and after it happens, right now.


Prepare Yourself Before a Flood

Learn your risk, and find an agent by completing the One-Step Flood Risk Profile tool.


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What's My Flood Risk?

Visit FEMA's Flood Map Service Center to locate your flood map to help determine your flood risk.

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