Disaster Assistance Services

HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE GRANT PROGRAM

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceOffers an appliance grant program for state residents who sustained property damage due to Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee. The program will help cover the cost of replacing vital household appliances, such as refrigerators, boilers, hot water/heater tanks, washing machines, dryers, dehumidifiers, and furnaces damaged by flooding. Purchase of appliances and equipment must be for replacement purposes only and were not covered by insurance or FEMA.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester)
TerritoryOTHER SITE LOCATION:

NYS Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services
633 Third Avenue
32nd Floor
New York, NY 10017
212-867-7060
Public TransportationNot applicable
Facility/ADA AccessNot applicable
Intake ProcedureCall 877-697-6278 or Check website: www.NYSappliancerebates.com
Intake RequirementsApplication required
Additional RequirementsProof of damages sustained by Hurricane Irene or Tropical Storm Lee
Helpful TipsELIGIBLE APPLIANCES/EQUIPMENT AND REBATE AMOUNT
Boiler (ENERGY STAR): $2500
Clothes Dryer w/Moisture Senor (Higher Efficiency): $250
Dehumidifiers (ENERGY STAR): $100
Furnace (ENERGY STAR): $2000
Hot Water/Heater Tank (Gas-ENERGY STAR / Electric-Higher Efficiency): $400
Refrigerator (ENERGY STAR): $350
Washing Machines (ENERGY STAR): $250
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityNew York state residents whose vital appliances were damaged by flooding due to Hurricane Irene or Tropical Storm Lee, and not replaced by insurance or FEMA funding
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 1220 Washington Avenue, Building 7A, Suite 710
Physical Site Address 2 State Office Campus
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12226
Main Phone 518-242-5000
Fax 518-322-4978
Service Location Email Via website
Web Address www.dhses.ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY SERVICES
Affiliated Program: HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE GRANT PROGRAM
This Service: Disaster Assistance Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Appliances (BM-3000.0500)
Disaster Related Cash Grants (TH-2900.1785)