STATE – Officials at the FEMA/State Joint Field Office announced that the Disaster Recovery Centers in New Jersey will be closed for Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 10. They will re-open on Tuesday, Oct. 11 and resume normal hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Assistance is available from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. by calling the Helpline, 1-800-621-3362.
Anyone affected by the disaster may register for assistance by calling FEMA’s toll-free registration line at 1-800-621-3362 (FEMA). Those with access or functional needs and who use a TTY, call 1-800-462-7585. Video Relay Service and 711 are also available by calling 1-800-621-3362. Hours are 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. Multilingual operators are available. Register anytime online at www.fema.gov or m.fema.gov.
Residents can find the DRC closest to them online at: http://asd.fema.gov/inter/locator/home.htm.
The deadline to register is Oct. 31.
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