National Disaster Webinar

Join NLIHC and our Disaster Housing Recovery Coalition on Tuesday's at 2 pm for a national webinar

*Note: Next Tuesday’s Disaster Housing Webinar Is Cancelled; Register Now for November 15 Webinar!

2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Visit our new resource page for Hurricanes Ian and Fiona updates.

Disaster Housing Recovery Coalition

One of the top priorities after a disaster is making sure that all displaced families have a safe, accessible, and affordable place to live while they get back on their feet. Too often, however, the housing, infrastructure, and mitigation needs of the lowest income people and their communities are overlooked.

NLIHC leads the Disaster Housing Recovery Coalition of more than 850 national, state, and local organizations, including many working directly with disaster-impacted communities and with first-hand experience recovering after disasters. We work to ensure that federal disaster recovery efforts reach all impacted households, including the lowest income seniors, people with disabilities, families with children, veterans, people experiencing homelessness, and other at-risk populations who are often the hardest-hit by disasters and have the fewest resources to recover afterwards.

Quick Links

How to Sign Up for DHRC Meetings

  • Natioanl DHRC Call

    National Disaster Housing Recovery Coalition Call
    Every Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. EST

    Hear how federal, state, and local governments are responding to housing needs related to Hurricanes Fiona and Ian, learn from leaders in impacted communities about the impact on people experiencing homelessness and other low-income households, and join efforts to advocate for a complete and equitable recovery.

    Register for the DHRC National Call at

  • Disaster Recovery Working Group

    Disaster Recovery Working Group
    Every Wednesday at 2:00 pm ET

    The DHRC holds weekly calls to hear updates from members on disaster recovery efforts from around the country, share best practices, and stay up to date on the latest federal changes to the disaster recovery response framework.

    *This call is closed to the press and will not be recorded.

    Register for the Disaster Recovery Working Group at:

  • Puerto Rico Working Group

    Puerto Rico Working Group 
    Every Thursday at 3:00 p.m. EST

    The Puerto Rico working group has been meeting since Hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated the island and has continued through the recent earthquakes and now Hurricane Fiona. This working group is facilitated by the DHRC, but it is led by advocates and organizations working in Puerto Rico.

    *This call is closed to the press and will not be recorded.

    Register for the Puerto Rico working group at:

For more information, please contact NLIHC Senior Vice President Sarah Saadian ([email protected]) or Policy Analyst Noah Patton ([email protected])

Memo to Members and Partners Articles

April 24, 2023

HUD CPD Removes Requirement to Spend 80% of CDBG-CV Funds in Three Years

HUD’s Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD) published a notice in the Federal Register on April 18 removing the requirement that state and local grantees that received Community Development Block Grant supplemental funds (known as “CDBG-CV” funds) through the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief,…