TRENTON — The disaster recovery centers at Long Branch Fire Station No. 4 and the Sayreville Senior Center will close Saturday, Feb. 9, at 4 p.m.
State and federal officials have been paying close attention to how many applicants are visiting centers throughout the state. Over the past weeks, the number of individuals seeking help at the Long Branch and Sayreville centers has dropped, indicating the information needs of survivors in the area have mostly been met.
Those who want to visit a disaster recovery center in the Sayreville area can go to the Union Beach center at:
Union Beach Municipal Building
650 Poole Ave.
Union Beach, NJ 07735
Those who want to visit a disaster recovery center in the Long Branch area can go to the Belmar
Belmar Municipal Building
601 Main St.
Belmar, NJ 07719
Since the Long Branch disaster recovery center opened Nov. 19, 2012, there have been more than 2,500 visits from Hurricane Sandy survivors.
There have been nearly 2,500 visits to the Sayreville disaster recovery center since it opened
Nov. 6, 2012.
Help and information are always available online or by phone. Survivors can check on the status of their disaster assistance applications at DisasterAssistance.gov, by using a smartphone or tablet at m.FEMA.gov, or by calling 1-800-621-FEMA (3362), TTY 1-800-462-7585 or 711/VRS.
Survivors can ask questions about their Small Business Administration disaster home loan applications by calling 1-800-659-2955 or TTY 1-800-877-8339 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional resources are available online at FEMA.gov/SandyNJ.