Disaster relief


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How we help

​Legal Aid of North Carolina's Disaster Relief Project provides legal assistance and education to survivors of natural disasters in North Carolina. The project also supports community economic development and long-term recovery in disaster-impacted communities.

For more information, see the resources below. For assistance, contact our helpline at 866-219-5262 to learn if you qualify for Legal Aid's services.

When you are recovering from a disaster, Legal Aid may be able to:

Disaster relief video library

Check out our library of over 50 videos on disaster relief issues. Topics include hurricane preparedness, flood recovery, tenant rights, food benefits, property insurance, heir property/clear title issues, FEMA benefits, consumer scams, replacing important government documents, estate planning and more.