Community Organizations Active in Disaster

The DeSoto COAD is a membership-based group of independent voluntary organizations who may assist residents by providing donations, volunteer, financial, spiritual, and emotional/physiological support during a disaster or emergency event. 

It is the effort of the DeSoto COAD to assist residents with local resources already operating within the City to ensure quick aid to those in need.  

Types of assistance within the COAD:

  • Animal Care
  • Case Management 
  • Donated Goods / Management 
  • Financial Aid
  • Food / Feeding
  • Mental Health Aid 
  • Shelter Locations 
  • Spiritual Aid 
  • Transportation Assistance 
  • & More 

Read the Bylaws here

Apply here

For additional information, contact:

Lauren Sanchez 
Regional Emergency Management Coordinator