The deadline to register for FEMA assistance has been extended to April 13, 2013 for residents living in 13 counties labeled disaster areas. All five boroughs are disaster areas.
Federal aid may include money for rental assistance, home repairs, and other needs not covered by insurance.
You can register online here or by calling 800-621-3362. For more information on FEMA, please visit www.fema.gov/SandyNY, www.twitter.com/FEMASandy, www.facebook.com/FEMASandy and www.fema.gov/blog. You can also visit disasterassistance.gov.