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ID
10-508-1254
Name
Housing Task Force (NQS)
Status
Published
Version
1.0
Updated
10/1/2019 11:19:17 AM
Original Release
10/01/2019
Last Major Release
10/01/2019
Description
The Housing Task Force develops and coordinates strategies for both short-term and innovative, resilient long-term recovery housing for disaster survivors
Resource Category
Emergency Management
Primary Core Capability
Housing
Secondary Core Capability
 
Resource Kind
Task Force
Overall Function
The Housing Task Force: 1. Establishes direction, ownership, and financial requirements and identifies leadership responsibilities for short-term and long-term recovery housing mission 2. Provides interagency coordination among local, state, tribal, territorial, and Federal recovery housing programs 3. Oversees short-term and long-term recovery housing efforts 4. Identifies relevant local, state, tribal, territorial, and Federal interagency, private-sector, and nonprofit partners 5. Supports Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) in developing the scope and forecast of disaster-caused short-term and long-term housing needs 6. Develops short-term and long-term recovery housing strategies and innovative housing solutions to meet housing needs 7. Supports AHJ in identifying available options for short-term recovery housing while simultaneously planning for innovative and resilient long-term recovery housing solutions that address survivors' needs 8. Coordinates the implementation of recovery housing strategies 9. Supports, coordinates, and expedites housing procurement activities 10. Integrates access and functional needs (AFN) community and representatives throughout the recovery housing process 11. Reports on the status of recovery housing solutions to the Federal Coordinating Officer (FCO), State Coordinating Officer (SCO), Federal Disaster Recovery Coordinator (FDRC), State Disaster Recovery Coordinator (SDRC), Governor's Authorized Representative (GAR), Tribal Authorized Representative (TAR), and other entities, as necessary
Composition and Ordering Specifications
1. Discuss logistics for deploying this team, such as working conditions, length of deployment, security, lodging, transportation, and meals, prior to deployment 2. Requestor orders Recovery Support Function (RSF) personnel, National Incident Management System (NIMS) Housing Task Force Field Coordinators, and NIMS Senior Housing Advisors as single resources to augment this team, as necessary
Supporting Core Capabilities
None
Components
Component Notes  
MINIMUM PERSONNEL PER TEAMNot Specified
Component Types
Type Attribute
Type 17
MANAGEMENT AND OVERSIGHT PERSONNEL PER TEAMThe NIMS Housing Task Force Leader may request a deputy.
Component Types
Type Attribute
Type 11 - NIMS Housing Task Force Leader
SUPPORT PERSONNEL PER TEAMThe executive officer, logistics/procurement liaison, planning subject matter expert, and administrative support staff are not NIMS typed positions.
Component Types
Type Attribute
Type 11 - NIMS Housing Task Force Field Coordinator 1 - Executive officer 1 - Logistics/procurement liaison 1 - Planning subject matter expert 1 - Administrative support staff 1 - NIMS Geographic Information Systems Specialist
ELECTRONICS EQUIPMENT PER TEAM MEMBERRequestor and provider discuss need for additional equipment, including internet access and electronics.
Component Types
Type Attribute
Type 11 - Laptop computer
Communications Equipment Per Team MemberNot Specified
Component Types
Type Attribute
Type 11 - Cell phone
618
Notes
References
Reference
FEMA, NIMS 509: Geographic Information Systems Specialist
FEMA, NIMS 509: Housing Task Force Field Coordinator
FEMA, NIMS 509: Housing Task Force Leader
FEMA, National Incident Management System (NIMS), October 2017
FEMA, National Response Framework, June 2016