Disaster Relief The following information and resources have been prepared to assist UTMB employees and their families with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and the region's historic flooding. Available Resources Employees Evacuee Assistance FEMA Assistance Recovery Assistance Meal Centers and Food Banks Community Groups and Social Service Providers Child Care Assistance Emotional Assistance Legal Assistance UPDATED 9/28 Consumer Groups Donation Distribution Centers Health and Safety Information Miscellaneous Resources For a printable version of all resources, click here. Outreach Form for Galveston County Residents To help citizens on the path to rebuilding their homes and lives, Galveston County officials have put together a Disaster Assistance Outreach Form, designed to assess damage in specific areas and provide long-term resources to those who need it most. Click here to complete the Disaster Assistance Outreach Form. Please be advised that filling out this form does not guarantee assistance. It is also important residents do not use this form to request immediate direct assistance or disaster relief from FEMA. Disaster Pay and Timekeeping Information Disaster Pay Guidelines Timekeeping FAQs Housing and Transportation Housing Discounted Hotel Rates for UTMB EmployeesThis list will be updated as more accommodations become available FEMA Transitional Sheltering AssistanceFEMA will pay for the cost to stay in certain hotels and motels for a limited period of time if eligible Hotel Taxes SuspendedState and local hotel/motel occupancy tax for storm victims and relief effort personnel suspended Texas Apartment AssociationDisaster and housing resources for renters affected by Hurricane Harvey Texas Rent AssistanceTexas Rent Assistance provides an online directory of rental assistance programs in Texas Transportation GM Supplier Discount This program provides supplier pricing below MSRP on eligible, new Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles. Use the University of Texas company code – 807474 – to find out how much you can save. Park-and-Ride Services (League City to Galveston) Park-and-Ride Schedule (League City) How Can I Help? Harvey Recovery Funds have been established to assist our students and employees who have suffered significant losses; click here to find out how you can contribute. Do you have a family member or friend needing employment? FEMA is hiring temporary workers across the state of Texas to assist with hurricane recovery efforts. Those hired will join recovery teams (local, state and federal workers, voluntary agencies and community organizations) already in place. Click here for more information about some of the jobs available and how to apply. Contact Us Do you know about an agency or organization that is offering support services or housing assistance that we could add to our web page? Do you have any employee resource questions or comments you would like to share? Let us know by clicking here.