NEW YORK, N.Y. -- State and federal Disaster Recovery Centers will close in four New York City boroughs this week, according to Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials.
The centers closing on Wednesday Oct. 5 at 5 p.m. are at the following locations:
Bronx Borough Hall, 851 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451
Brooklyn College, 2900 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11210
Dept. of Finance-Financial Business Center, 144-06 94th Street, Jamaica, NY 11435
The center closing on Friday, Oct. 7 at 5 pm. is located in:
Staten Island Armory, 321 Manor Road, Staten Island, NY 10314
Individuals with questions, or who still would like to register, can call the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362. People with hearing disabilities can use the TTY number, 800-462-7585. Applicants can also register online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov or with any web-enabled mobile device or smartphone at m.fema.gov. Follow the link to "apply online for federal assistance."
Information needed when registering with FEMA includes the address of the damaged property, names of those living in the household, a general description of the damage, the Social Security number of any family member living in the home, the extent of insurance coverage and other information needed to expedite the process.
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.