- Emergency Management
- Recovery Resources
After a tornado, flood or other type of disaster, you might need a variety of resources. The items below include federal, state and local information.
For information about screening contractors or what types of permits might be required for a repair or rebuild project, contact the Department of Development Office for Ellis County or your City.
The Texas Department of Insurance provides important tips on how to avoid scams and how to navigate the insurance claims process.
The Dallas Builders Association has several tips and resources for those in need of remodeling or rebuilding services.
Many area nonprofits provide services and resources which support disaster recovery. Visit the Waxahachie HelpFinder Website.
For general resources call 2-1-1
Dallas County Animal Response Team
World Vision North Texas
Jewish Family Service of Greater Dallas
American Red Cross
Adventist Community Services
United Methodist Church- North Texas Conference
972-526-5000 or 800-815-6690
Catholic Charities of Dallas, Inc.
Victim Relief Ministries
Tree/Limb Removal Assistance
Texas Baptist Men
St. Vincent De Paul
The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club of Waxahachie
Ellis County Veterans Services
North Texas Food Bank
Meals on Wheels (Ellis County)
General Resource Referral
Community Council of Greater Dallas & 2-1-1
Senior Adult Services