NEPTUNE, N.J. -- The FEMA/State joint information center announced today that at the request of Sussex County officials, the hours for the Sussex County Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) would change as follows, effective immediately:
Hours will be Mon. - Fri. from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Sat. 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.; closed Sundays, except for the dates listed below:
Sept. 15: 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Oct. 11: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Oct. 12: 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Oct. 18: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Residents are urged to register before visiting a DRC.
There are three ways to register - go to www.disasterassistance.gov, to m.fema.gov or call FEMA toll-free, 800-621-3362 (FEMA). Those with access or functional needs and who use a TTY may call 800-462-7585 or use 711 or Video Relay Service to call 800-621-3362. Telephone lines are open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET; multilingual operators are available.
FEMA's mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.