FEMA DISASTER ASSISTANCE DEADLINE EXTENDED FOR NASSAU COUNTY RESIDENTS TO JANUARY 28, 2013
The Governor announced the deadline for residents to register for FEMA assistance has been extended to January 28, 2013. The deadline had previously been December 31, 2012.
Federal disaster assistance for individuals and families can include money for rental assistance, essential home repairs, personal property losses and other serious disaster-related needs not covered by insurance.
Individuals can register online here (www.disasterassistance.gov) or via smartphone or tablet at m.fema.gov.
Applicants may also call 800-621-3362 or (TTY) 800-462-7585. The toll-free telephone numbers operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week until further notice.