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FEMA: Hurricane Joaquin

FEMA: Hurricane Joaquin

October 1, 2015 at 7:34 pm 283 comments

In any emergency, always follow the instructions given by state, local, or tribal emergency management officials. ·         FEMA encourages all Americans to visit www.ready.gov or www.listo.gov to learn more about how to be better prepared and how to protect your family during emergencies.  ·         Plan for your loved ones’ needsRead More

FEMA Extends Deadline to Request Hurricane Sandy Claims Review

FEMA Extends Deadline to Request Hurricane Sandy Claims Review

September 19, 2015 at 1:05 pm 296 comments

Do you think you were underpaid by your flood insurance? You may be eligible to have your claim reviewed. The Requests for FEMA Flood Insurance Claims Review have been extended to Oct. 15th, 2015. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced today that any additional flood insurance proceedsRead More

Extended Hours for FEMA Claims Review

Extended Hours for FEMA Claims Review

September 14, 2015 at 8:10 pm 5 comments

To better accommodate the schedules of all policyholders interested in entering the Sandy claims Review, FEMA’s National Processing Service Center has extended its hours of operation. The center will be open today, September 14 and September 15 from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). Additionally, the call centerRead More

Avoiding Frauds and Scams after a Natural Disaster

June 8, 2015 at 9:05 am 0 comments

In partnership with NYC Department of Consumer Affairs, FEMA has developed some essential tips to avoid frauds and scams in the event of a natural disaster. 1. Check for a valid Federal ID.  2. FEMA employees or inspectors do not ask for money. 3. Personal information will only be requestedRead More

Sandy Survivors Have A Second Chance At Flood Insurance Proceeds

Sandy Survivors Have A Second Chance At Flood Insurance Proceeds

May 28, 2015 at 2:05 pm 14 comments

FEMA Announces Insurance Claims Review On May 15, 2015, over two-and-a-half years after Hurricane Sandy, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that people who submitted a Hurricane Sandy flood insurance claim and who are not satisfied with the amount of money they received for their losses may ask forRead More

Touro Law Center Helps you Understand FEMA Review Process

Touro Law Center Helps you Understand FEMA Review Process

May 26, 2015 at 8:50 pm 0 comments

Touro Law Center’s TLC Heart Disaster Relief Clinic is hosting a workshop on May 27, to help Super Storm Sandy victims navigate the process of having their flood insurance claims reviewed. The FEMA review process can be complex and lengthy. Take this opportunity to get some answers to questions you haveRead More

FEMA extends SANDY Transitional Shelter program – Aug. 6

FEMA extends SANDY Transitional Shelter program – Aug. 6

July 9, 2013 at 2:45 pm 123 comments

Following several deadline extensions, FEMA has granted another 30-day extension to the Transitional Sheltering Assistance program. The new check out date for Sandy affected patrons in the program is August 6, 2013. Eligible survivors have been contacted by FEMA to let them know about the extension. This is a temporaryRead More

Memorial Day Brings Many Implications for NYC – Remembering Our Solidiers and Beaches

Memorial Day Brings Many Implications for NYC – Remembering Our Solidiers and Beaches

May 28, 2013 at 1:23 pm 1 comment

Hope everyone had a wonderful and safe Memorial Day weekend!! The stream of red, white and blue in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn in honor of the men and women that have given their lives for our country was beautiful. There’s nothing like the coming together of the families that wear theirRead More

Need help getting rid of mold? NYC offers Free Mold Removal Services

Need help getting rid of mold? NYC offers Free Mold Removal Services

May 9, 2013 at 5:22 pm 160 comments

    Para leer en español Black, brown fuzzy spider vein-type marks might be crawling up your windows and under your doors in post-Sandy New York City. Thousands of houses in the hardest hit areas along the coasts several months later are still trying to curb this infestation. The villain:Read More