M.A.R.C. Multi Agency Resource Center

Multi-Agency Resource Center

To all residents affected by the unprecedented severe weather event experienced on Wednesday July 26th, 2017. An On line Multi-Agency Resource Center is open to help you answer your questions and provide available resources.

Please click here: Resident Information form  to fill out the two forms of the Resident Information and make sure to click the DONE button at the end. For questions call Public Utilities Dispatch 801-483-6700 Option #1.

If you believe you are victim of a fraudulent service please file a report here:Severe Weather 2017 Fraudulent Services Report

Name:          on line Multi-Agency Resource Center

Hours:         Vary depending on the agency 

Contact:       Public Utilities Dispatch 801-483-6700 option # 1

The providing agencies are listed below, please click their name to visit their websites.

             Thank you HORIZONTE Training Center for hosting the M.A.R.C.  on Aug 2nd -4th. Thank you VOAD!

 Volunteer Organizations Active in Disasters

 

 

 

America Red Cross 

From small house fires to multi-state natural disasters, the American Red Cross goes wherever we’re needed, so people can have clean water, safe shelter and hot meals when they need them most.

 Provided Services:

  • Casework
  • Disaster Assessment
  • Agency Referrals
  • Emergency Lodging
  • Emergency Cash Assistance

Habitat For Humanity

Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, Habitat builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families.

Provided Services:

  • Home repair (post muck out)
  • Repair materials
  • Volunteer Manpower
  • Appliance/Furniture replacement

Southern Baptist Disaster Relief

Southern Baptist volunteers prepare most of the meals distributed by the American Red Cross and provide many other disaster services. Southern Baptists have more than 1,550 mobile disaster response units on call for local, state, and national emergencies, with more than one hundred thousand trained volunteers scattered across the nation.

Provided Services:

  • Flood Mitigation
  • Repairs/rebuild

Team Rubicon

Team Rubicon unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams.

Provided Services:

  • Damage Assessment
  • Debris Removal
  • Flood Mitigation (Muck out)
  • Expedient Home Repair

The Church of Jesus Christ of Later Day Saints

In partnership with other relief organizations, we strive to provide immediate emergency assistance around the world to victims of natural disasters, civil unrest, or famine.

Provided Services:

  • Emergency food
  • Emergency Clean up kits
  • Clothing Vouchers
  • Appliance/ Furniture vouchers

U Serve Utah

The purpose of the Utah Commission on Service and Volunteerism is to enable individuals, communities, and organizations in Utah to benefit from the service, power, skills, and passion of volunteers.

Provided Services:

  • Volunteer & Donations Management
  • Corporation for National and Community Service Liaison

The Salvation Army

While every disaster is unique, the core of our disaster program consists of several basic services. And while these services address many of the typical needs of a disaster survivor, Salvation Army disaster relief is also flexible. Our services are adapted to the specific needs of individuals and communities, and are scalable according to the magnitude of the disaster.

Provided Services:

  • Emergency housing
  • Emergency Food
  • Emergency Clothing
  • Emotional Care
  • Spiritual Care

United Way/2-1-1  

2-1-1 provides people with ways to get help, and give help. By simply dialing 2-1-1, callers can connect to health and human resources they need, as well as find meaningful volunteer opportunities.

Provided Services:

  • Information resources
  • Agency Referrals

Utah Food Bank

Utah Food Bank distributes food free-of-charge to a network of 141 partner agencies located throughout all 29 counties of our state.

Provided Services:

  • Childhood Hunger Program
  • Food Box Programs
  • Mobile Pantries
  • Grocery Rescue Program

Government Agencies

Salt Lake City Department of Housing and Neighbor Hood Development (HAND)

The Housing and Neighborhood Development Division offers home owners a rehabilitation program that assists the owner with identifying code deficiencies, planning a project to correct the deficiencies and providing financing to fund the needed repairs.  The financing terms are based upon the owner’s ability to pay and include a three percent, twenty year loan for those who can afford to make a payment, a zero percent loan with a payment dependent upon the household income level or a zero percent loan with payment deferred for a period of time, usually either one, three or five years. The terms of investor-owned home loans are five percent interest for twenty years.  Staff from Housing and Neighborhood Development manage the project to ensure that all the repairs are completed according to the Division’s specifications. 

Services Provided:

Provided housing rehabilitation loans and programs to lower income households.

Community and Economic Devolvement (CED)

Economic development team is focused on providing customer service to the businesses that call Salt Lake City home.

Provided Services:

Controlled local business continuity processes

The Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator for Salt Lake City

The Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator for Salt Lake City will be attending. She will be able to help individuals with access needs and disabilities find resources and accommodations according to their specific needs. The needs of individuals with access needs and disabilities in times of emergency are so individualized. This is a good opportunity to find out what resources and services could be helpful for you.

Provided Services:

  • Help victims with disabilities.

Identified services available for people or family members with disabilities.

Salt Lake County Aging & Adult Services and Human Services

Salt Lake County Aging & Adult Services can assist seniors who have been impacted by the severe weather.  We can connect seniors to information about community services including

–        Housing

–        Transportation

–        Food

–        In-Home Personal Care Services

–        Health Insurance Impacts

–        Other Community Services

May be able to provide case work or case management for impacted residents.

Provided Services:

  • Caregiver services, including helping residents that are caring for senior family members

Provided contact information and case work information for senior members of the community.

Salt Lake County Health Department

Salt Lake County Health Department (SLCoHD) can provide education to mitigate the potential health risks associated with flooding, such as instructions about proper cleanup of flooded areas and proper disposal of any sewage-contaminated items.  SLCoHD does not conduct cleanup operations itself.

Provided Services:

  • Provided information regarding general flood clean up and associated health concerns
  • Provided information regarding mold abatement and prevention
  • Provided information regarding sewage clean up, restrictions and associated health concerns
  • Provided information regarding flood clean up, sanitation and personal protection and actions
  • Provided preparedness information
  • Disposal of household hazardous waste at SLCo facilities.  This is a free service.

The State Disaster Recovery Staff

The State Disaster Recovery Staff will be on hand to answer questions concerning FEMA and SBA disaster loan recovery programs.

Provided Services:

Assisted Emergency Management with the SBA process.

The Utah Insurance Department

The Utah Insurance Department will be available to answer general questions regarding insurance as it relates to homeowners.

Provided Services:

  • Went through victims Flood Insurance and Property Insurance

Identified coverage levels with victims

National Flood Insurance Program

State Staff will be available to answer questions concerning the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and how flood insurance can be obtained.

Provided Services:

  • Identified disaster victims who were in the flood plain, and advised them on the claims process.

Advised people who were not in the flood plain of how to acquire flood insurance and possible costs, and benefits.