See the articles below for important Hurricane Sandy information.
February 16, 2017: Christie signs bill to give Sandy victims some protection against foreclosure
May 23, 2016: FEMA to overhaul flood insurance program after Sandy complaints (from NJ.com) - The Federal Emergency Management Agency on Monday said it would make changes to the flood insurance program following revelations that the private companies that handle claims have been shortchanging Hurricane Sandy homeowners.
March 15, 2016: President Declares Disaster for the State of New Jersey (from FEMA) - Federal funding is available for the January 22-24 snowstorm to the state, tribal, and eligible local governments on a cost-sharing basis for snow assistance for a continuous 48 hour period during or proximate to the incident period in Bergen, Burlington, Camden, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Somerset, Union, and Warren counties.
January 11, 2016: If you were underpaid on your Sandy flood insurance claim but you did not request an NFIP claim review before the 10/15/15 deadline, you should immediately call the office of Senator Menendez for possible assistance submitting a late request.
PLEASE READ this very important information you should know about the FEMA Sandy Claims Review Process
Additional childcare funds are available as subsidies for Sandy-impacted families in affected counties. Apply now through your local CCR&R agency.
Hurricane Sandy General Information
LSNJ Hurricane Sandy Outreach and Informational Flyers
FEMA File Request Form: English
General Information: English / Spanish
Hurricane Sandy Hotline Flyer: English / Spanish
FEMA Appeal: English / Spanish
Tax Relief: English / Spanish
SBA Loans: English / Spanish
Displaced Students: English / Spanish
Immigrant Rights: English / Spanish
Security Deposits: English / Spanish
Advice for Tenants Displaced by Hurricane Sandy
FEMA Fact Sheets—Temporary Housing Assistance
Individuals and Households Program (IHP)
Frequently Asked Questions
Disaster Tips for NJ Consumers Affected by Sandy
Disaster Unemployment Assistance
Immigrant Eligibility for Assistance after Sandy