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October 3, 2013
News Release
LINCROFT, N.J. -- As the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaches, some New Jersey survivors who didn’t apply for federal disaster assistance may now need help. While the deadline to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency has passed, assistance may still be available from voluntary organizations through NJ 2-1-1. NJ-2-1-1 is a confidential service funded by local United Way chapters in partnership with the State Department of Human Services, the Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness, and the Department of Children and Families.
October 1, 2013
News Release
LINCROFT, N.J. -- New Jersey’s education sector, including public and private schools, colleges and universities, was one of the most seriously affected by Superstorm Sandy. Yet, of more than 2,000 schools, only five did not reopen during the school year, and only one was unable to reopen by the start of the 2013-14 school year.
September 30, 2013
News Release
LINCROFT, N.J. -- Disaster assistance to New Jersey survivors of Superstorm Sandy by the numbers as of Sept. 30: Total Federal Assistance: $5.6 billion
September 30, 2013
News Release
LINCROFT, N.J. -- When a major disaster strikes, the first steps agencies take are health and safety related – controlling damage, minimizing casualties, finding shelter for displaced victims.
September 27, 2013
Updates
Before & After
September 27, 2013
News Release
    LINCROFT, N.J. -- In the immediate aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, tens of thousands of New Jersey survivors suddenly faced a desperate need of a dry, safe place to stay. From the midst of this chaos emerged a massive housing effort involving local, state, federal, voluntary agencies, community and faith-based organizations, county social services and individuals working together.
September 25, 2013
Updates
This E-News Update provides information on federal and state resources available to help New Jersey businesses and employees recover from Hurricane Sandy. Please print out or forward the E-News to anyone who might benefit from the information. We welcome your comments, questions, good stories and topic ideas at FemaPrivateSector-DR4086NJ@fema.dhs.gov or by calling 732-345-3683. AN INVITATION FROM FEMA
September 24, 2013
News Release
LINCROFT, N.J. -- Disaster assistance to New Jersey survivors of Superstorm Sandy by the numbers as of Sept. 23:Total Federal Assistance: $5.6 billion
September 24, 2013
News Release
LINCROFT, N.J. -- Superstorm Sandy rolled through the beautiful Garden State last fall leaving a super mess in its wake – 8.7 million cubic yards of debris. That’s enough to fill a football stadium almost a mile high.
September 19, 2013
News Release
      LINCROFT, N.J. -- On Oct. 29, 2012, New Jersey found itself in the crosshairs of the largest Atlantic storm ever recorded. Aided by a full moon tide, the storm swept ashore with a range and power that impacted all of New Jersey’s 21 counties. When the winds died and the waters calmed, residents were confronted with a level of destruction most New Jerseyans had never before experienced.

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