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State

Arkansas Office of the Governor

Arkansas State Government

Arkansas Department of Emergency Management

Arkansas Department of Workforce Services

Arkansas Department of Health and Human Services

Arkansas Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Arkansas Temporary Assistance Program

Links to additional Arkansas state resources

Federal

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

2015

Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding
Declared June 26, 2015
This assistance is for State and local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster- damaged facilities in Clark County, Crawford County, Dallas County, Franklin County, Garland County, Hempstead County, Howard County, Independence County, Izard County, Jefferson County, Johnson County, Lafayette County, Little River County, Logan County, Madison County, Marion County, Miller County, Montgomery County, Nevada County, Newton County, Ouachita County, Perry County, Pike County, Polk County, Scott County, Searcy County, Sevier County and Yell County.

Assistance is also available to individuals and households in Crawford County, Garland County, Howard County, Jefferson County, Little River County, Miller County, Perry County, Sebastian County and Sevier County.

2014

Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding
Declared April 29, 2014
This assistance is for State and local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster-damaged facilities in Faulkner County.

Severe Winter Storm
Declared January 6, 2014
This assistance is for State and local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster- damaged facilities in Crawford County, Franklin County, Fulton County, Johnson County, Logan County, Madison County, Marion County, Newton County, Polk County, Scott County, Searcy County, Sebastian County, Sharp County and Van Buren County.

2013

Severe Storms and Flooding
Declared September 4, 2013
This assistance is for State and local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster- damaged facilities in Benton County, Boone County, Carroll County, Madison County, Marion County and Newton County.

Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding
Declared June 25, 2013
This assistance is for State and local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster- damaged facilities in Cleburne County, Cross County, Independence County, Montgomery County, Poinsett County, Polk County, Scott County, Searcy County, Stone County, Van Buren County, and Woodruff County.

Severe Winter Storm
Declared January 29, 2013
This assistance is for State and local governments and certain private nonprofit organizations for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster-damaged facilities in Garland County, Grant County, Hot Spring County, Lonoke County, Perry County, Pulaski County and Saline County.

DisasterAssistance.gov provides information on how you might be able to get help from the U.S. Government before, during and after a disaster.

Visit HOPE NOW to find free mortgage counseling help, check if you qualify for a Home Affordable Loan Modification program, and more.

Find Information about and check eligibility for all Arkansas state benefits programs at GovBenefits.

Disaster Assistance loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration are available to qualifying businesses.

Unemployment Insurance

Unemployment Insurance
Find out how to apply for unemployment benefits.

Disaster Unemployment Insurance
If you are not eligible for Unemployment Insurance, you may qualify for Disaster Unemployment Assistance.

Employment

Find a local American Job Center
Get frequent updates on American Job Center Closings by calling 1-877-US-2JOBS
(1-877-872-5627) TTY: 1-877-889-5627

Arkansas JobLink

Community Resources

Arkansas 2-1-1

American Public Transportation Association

Education

Arkansas Department of Education

Arkansas Department of Higher Education

Resources for People with Disabilities

Disability Employment Initiative (DEI)
Arkansas participates in DEI aimed to improving education, training and employment opportunities and outcomes for youth and adults with disabilities who are unemployed, underemployed and/or receiving Social Security disability benefits.

Arkansas Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Find additional services with America's Service Locator

For more information call
the U.S. Department Of Labor
National Toll-Free Contact Center 
1-866-4-USA-DOL
(1-866-487-2365)
TTY:1-877-889-5627