Community residents are invited to The Stuyvesant Town Community Center on Tuesday, January 15th from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. to learn about their options for FEMA assistance, the office of Assembly Member Brian Kavanagh has announced. FEMA representatives will be on hand to answer questions and to help those in attendance register to apply for assistance.
You may be eligible for assistance if your apartment was made unlivable as a result of the storm, if you had disaster-related damage to a vehicle or if you incurred moving or storage expenses due to Sandy.
The Community Center is located at 449 East 14th Street. (Enter via First Avenue Loop at 16th Street and First Avenue).
If you cannot attend the event, you can find more information about applying for FEMA assistance atwww.disasterassistance.gov or by calling1-800-621-3362. The deadline to register for assistance is January 28th.
Disclaimer: This event will be run by FEMA and they will not be able to address rent abatements offered by Waterside Plaza, Stuyvesant Town or Peter Cooper Village management.