DISASTER ASSISTANCE FROM THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (FEMA)

If you sustained losses or damage from Hurricane Sandy, you may be eligible for disaster aid.

You can call to apply: 1-800-621-FEMA (3362)
The TTY number is 1-800-462-7585.
For 711 or Video Relay Service, call 1-800-621-FEMA (3362)
For more information or to apply: www.DisasterAssistance.gov
Or apply on your smartphone at: m.fema.gov

When you apply for disaster assistance, please have the following available:
– Social Security number (including your spouse’s number)
– Private insurance information, if available
– Address and zip code of the damaged property
– Directions to the damaged home or property
– Daytime telephone number
– A telephone number where FEMA can reach you or leave a message
– An address where you can get mail
– If you want your disaster assistance funds sent directly to your bank, provide the FEMA agent with your bank account type (savings/checking), account number, and routing number

Disaster recovery assistance for eligible recipients is available without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, English proficiency, or economic status

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