Sandy Recovery Alert: NY Rising Deadline Fast Approaching

Please read and forward the following important announcement from Michael Raab, Nassau County Sandy Storm Recovery Liaison, to your contacts in New York:

Please reach out to all your friends, neighbors, relatives, co-workers, churches, temples, and community groups to be sure everyone who has been affected by Super Storm Sandy is now signed up for NYRising! The DEADLINE is April 11th.

9am – 1:30pm

Meet with Federal, State and Local Agencies dedicated to your recovery! You will also be able to meet with licensed contractors and architects.

Attention HOMEOWNERS… Get your home fixed! Whether you have received flood insurance benefits or not… you must apply to NYRising by April 11, 2014.

  • Was your home damaged by Superstorm Sandy, Hurricane Irene or Tropical Storm Lee?
  • Do you need help in repairing or rebuilding your home?
  • Are you displaced from your home?
  • Have you paid for costs to repair your home?
  • Do you need help with paying your mortgage?

You may still be eligible even if you’ve received assistance from FEMA, SBA or your Home Owner’s insurance.

If you answered YES to any of the above questions, you may be eligible for financial assistance through the NY Rising Housing Recovery Program.

Applications for assistance are being accepted through April 11, 2014. Apply online today at:
or call the
APPLICATION SUBMISSION DEADLINE : April 11, 2014* (some exceptions apply)

NYRising Housing Recovery Centers
Island Park: 516-415-7950 – 4160 Industrial Place, Island Park NY
Seaford: 516- 308-7825 – 3888-A Merrick Road, Seaford NY
Freeport: 516-544-2972 – 147 West Merrick Road, Freeport NY
Lawrence: 516-881-7919 – 700 Rockaway Turnpike, 2nd Floor, Lawrence NY

Types of Assistance Available: Repair, Reconstruction, Reimbursement, Elevation, Interim Mortgage Assistance, Buyouts & Acquisitions

For more information contact Michael Raab, Sandy Storm Recovery Liaison, Nassau County, at 516-572-1395.


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