Disaster Assistance Services

DISASTER RECOVERY CENTERS

 
General Information
Description of ServiceCreates local temporary help centers to victims of natural disasters (floods, fires, etc), to fill out applications for financial assistance that is needed to rebuild, renovate or replace damaged or lost materials during the time following a disaster.
LocationNew York
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester)
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall Disaster Aid Hotline, 800-621-3362
Intake RequirementsRegistration required
Additional RequirementsPhoto ID, Social Security number, Description/Photos of damage or loss, Insurance information, Property information
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityIndividuals who have been victims or a natural disaster
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 26 Federal Plaza, Suite 1337
Physical Site City, State, Zip New York, NY 10278
Main Phone 212-680-3600
Hotline Phone 800-659-2955
Emergency/After Hours Phone 800-621-3362 (Disaster Aid Hotline)
TDD Phone 800-462-7585 (TDD/TTY Disaster Aid Hotline)
Other Phone 212-680-8516 (Information Line)
Fax 914-835-1551
Service Location Email fema-correspondence-unit@dhs.gov
Web Address www.fema.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (FEMA) - NEW YORK STATE
Affiliated Program: DISASTER RECOVERY CENTERS
This Service: Disaster Assistance Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disaster Recovery Centers (TH-2900.1800-180)