This family lives in Kansas and there was a lot of damage to their house. They are a low income family, and most of their money is spent on their son. This is because of his disorder.
Carter / Age 29 / Works at a local business / Running
Timmy / Age 5 / No job / Enjoys soccer
Martha / Age 26 / Works at a daycare center / enjoys running
Oh no! A tornado messed up our house, and we do not have enough money to fix it.
Ring Ring! Hello. Are you a low income family with the need to fix your home after the tornado? Yes. Then fill out a applitation online at FEMA.gov to see if you are eligible to receive finanical help.
Welcome to FEMA.gov a place where you can find out if you: are in the right location, are considered a low income family, and see if your property has enough damage to receive financial help. This program helps low income families with repearing natural disasters. The propose of this prgram is to help those in need.
This family needed the benefits from this government prgram because they do not make enough money to pay for Timmy's health care and fix damages to their house. So now that this family got the benefits they can start to be prepared for next time and start looking for jobs that will give them more money. The steps that the mom is taking is that she is going to online school to get a degree so she can get a better/higher income job.