Sandy Emergency Resources & Coverage

This half-hour special examines the storm's impact on

This half-hour special examines the storm's impact on residents and its aftermath. Photo Credit: News 12

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Nassau County Office of Emergency Management

National Hurricane Center

FEMA - Hurricanes

Suffolk Family Service League Centers

FEMA Assistance Application

Shelter Information

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Google Crisis Map: Hurricane Sandy

Insurance Hotline:

Suffolk SPCA: 631-382-SPCA

Occupy Sandy Relief

Home Energy Assistance Program NYS Hotline: 1-800-342-3009


Flood and Wind Insurance for Hurricane Sandy: Watch Video

Town of Brookhaven Business Recovery Centers: Locations and Information

Nassau Shelter Information:

Nassau County Shelters and Warming Centers

Nassau County Red Cross

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Suffolk Shelter Information:

Suffolk Evacuations/Shelters

Suffolk County Red Cross



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FEMA STEP Information:
Nassau: 888-684-4267
Suffolk: 211

FEMA Disaster Recover Centers

Apply for FEMA aid online

Request FEMA assistance by calling: 1-800-621-FEMA



LIPA Storm Outage Map

To report an outage to LIPA:

call 1-800-490-0075

OR Text OUT to 695472

National Grid

Report a gas emergency to National Grid by calling 1-800-490-0045



Nassau County:


Nassau County Business Relief Resources

Suffolk County:

Small business disaster recovery locations at the Department of Labor Offices:

725 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Hauppauge

300 Center Dr., Riverhead

Small Business Development Centers:

Small business emergency loans: 1-855-NYS-7263

Empire State Development

Free Storm-Related Legal Advice

New York State Bar Association: 1-800-699-5636

Mortgage Help for Sandy Victims



State Price Gouging Hotline

1-800-771-7755 or find the complaint form online

Nassau County

Consumer Affairs Price Gouging Hotline: 516-571-2600

Suffolk County

Residents are advised to hold onto their receipts and contact the Suffolk County Consumer Affairs Hotline at 1-800-909-5423



Nassau non-emergency hotline: 1-888-684-4274

Suffolk non-emergency hotline: 631-852-COPS

Huntington non-emergency hotline: 631-271-6573

To report downed trees in Town of Huntington: 631-499-0444

NYS Student Loan Deferment: 1-866-991-HESC



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LIRR Advisories

Long Beach LIRR Service Press Release



To donate money or find out how you can help volunteer, visit the Red Cross.

To donate food or money to Island Harvest, visit Island Harvest's website.

To donate food or money to Lighthouse Mission, visit Lighthouse Mission

Islanders Sandy Relief Fundraiser: Online Auction

Health Care Employee Relief Fund: News Release

Sandy Relief Fundraiser in Farmingdale: Stong Island Fundraiser

Donations Drive: Long Island Cares

Toy Drive for Sandy Victims: Family Service League

Fill-The-Bag Food Drive: Thanksgiving Food Drive

Nassau Hurricane Recovery Fund:

Send donations to:

c/o Nassau County Police Department - Commissioner's Office

1490 Franklin Ave.

Mineola, NY 11501

Patchogue Sandy Relief:

The Village of Patchogue, under the leadership of Mayor Paul Pontieri, has established an Office of Sandy Relief at the Community Development Agency at Village Hall, 14 Baker Street or call at 631-475-4300 option 6. All area residents who have suffered losses are encouraged to visit and register for assistance.

Sandy Recovery Jobs:

Sandy jobs


"Stronger than Sandy" Information:




Twisted Sister Sandy Relief Show:
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