Request FEMA Disaster Aid
News4's Greg Cergol visits a park in Merrick, Long Island where state insurance officials have set up shop to offer advice to flood victims. For information on whether you're eligible for aid, visit disasterassistance.gov.
(Published Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011)
Residents and businesses in disaster areas are eligible to apply for disaster aid, along with local governments and nonprofit agencies. The first step is to register by calling FEMA's registration number 800-621-3362, or online at www.disasterassistance.gov.
For more information, you can visit the following sites, by state:
Published at 3:19 PM EDT on Sep 1, 2011
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