For Pro Bono Volunteers
- American Bar Association Disaster and Hotlines Pages (ABA Committee on Disaster Response and Preparedness)
- ABA Young Lawyer's Division Disaster Legal Services Program
- Find local volunteer opportunities using the National Pro Bono Opportunities Guide
- New FEMA Disaster Reporter view pictures of the Colorado flooding either in a list view or off a zoomable street level map.
Pro Bono Net begins a series of Superstorm Sandy interviews beginning with NYLAG's Sunny Noh
On October 17, 2013 (New York, NY) there will be this conference hosted by City Bar Justice Center, The Legal Aid Society and Pro Bono Net
Disaster Lawyering Conference: Delivering Legal Aid Post Sandy
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Eastern) at the
New York City Bar Association
42 West 44th Street
New York City, NY
Monday July 15, 2013 2:00 PM EDT Disaster Related Identity Theft Victimization and Fraud (free 90 minute webinar from the National Identity Theft Victims' Assistance Network). This training is now archived at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZRPCT-tei4
Thursday, July 18, 2013 1:00 PM EDT SNAP in the Aftermath of Disaster- Advocacy and Outreach Best Practices This is a free webinar is cosponsored by Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) and AARP Foundation. This training is now archived at http://frac.peachnewmedia.com/streaming/interface-v7.php?topic=56183&band=1&stream=1&id=&semid=20757&provider=342&custid=&static=1
Superstorm Sandy News
YouTube video about disaster assistance provided by New York Legal Assistance Group
Video begins with the story of a first-responder helping people during Superstorm Sandy who later has major insurance and FEMA issues where he is helped by NYLAG. NYLAG's hotline and mobile legal help center are also described. NYLAG is assisted by over 800 pro bono volunteers.
Disaster Specific Resources and Opportunities
Jim Stuart, President of the Oklahoma Bar Association, asks for volunteers to assist disaster survivors. There is a link to an online form on this page: Tornado Disaster.