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Recovery Support Function (RSF)

Recovery Support Function (RSF)

The Recovery Support Functions (RSFs) comprise the coordinating structure for key functional areas of assistance in the National Disaster Recovery Framework (NDRF). Their purpose is to support local governments by facilitating problem solving, improving access to resources and by fostering coordination among State and Federal agencies, nongovernmental partners and stakeholders.

The list of Recovery Support Functions and the leading coordinating agency is seen below:

  • Community Planning and Capacity Building (CPCB) Recovery Support Function (PDF)

  • Economic Recovery Support Function (PDF)
    U.S. Department of Commerce

  • Health and Social Services Recovery Support Function (PDF)
    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

  • Housing Recovery Support Function (PDF)
    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

  • Infrastructure Systems Recovery Support Function (PDF)
    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

  • Natural and Cultural Resources Recovery Support Function (PDF)
    U.S. Department of Interior