Emergency Resources

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Suffolk Family Service League Centers

Where Long Islanders can go for help

FEMA Assistance Application

Shelter Information

Red Cross offering meals at centers in Nassau, Suffolk

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

Google Crisis Map: Hurricane Sandy

Insurance Hotline:

Occupy Sandy Relief

Flood and Wind Insurance for Hurricane Sandy:
Watch Video

Hurricane Sandy Mega Recovery Center: Cedar Creek Park in Seaford
Insurance Resource Center from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
FEMA Registration Center from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Red Cross Food Distribution from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. & 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Free Laundry & Shower Facilities from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Nassau Shelter Information:
Nassau County Shelters and Warming Centers
Nassau County Red Cross
Pet Friendly Shelters:
Nassau County Mitchel Athletic Complex, Administration Building, in Uniondale.

Suffolk Shelter Information:
Suffolk Evacuations/Shelters
Suffolk County Red Cross
Pet Shelter:
-North Babylon Fire Department, 20 Hale Road, North Babylon



The following is a list of Fema Recovery Centers in Nassau County:

Disaster Recovery Center in Long Beach
8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Recreation Center and Ice Arena
700 Magnolia Blvd, Long Beach, NY 11561

Disaster Recovery Center in Island Park
8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Island Park Village Hall
127 Long Beach Road, Island Park, NY 11558

Disaster Recovery Center in Garden City
8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Nassau County Community College
1 Education Drive, Garden City, NY 11530

Disaster Recovery Center in Westbury
8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
New Cassel Community Center
141 Garden Street

Disaster Registration Center
8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Cedar Creek Park
For residents seeking only to register for disaster assistance

The following is a list of Fema Recovery Centers in Suffolk County:

Disaster Recovery Center in Hauppauge
7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
H. Lee Dennison Building
100 Veterans Memorial Highway, Hauppauge, NY 11788

Disaster Recovery Center in Islip
9 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Islip EOC
401 Main St.,Islip, NY 11751

Disaster Recovery Center in Mastic
9 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Mastic Rec Center
5 Herkimer St., Mastic, NY

Disaster Recovery Center in Babylon / Lindenhurst
9 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Lindenhurst Library
1 Lee Ave., Lindenhurst, NY

Disaster Recovery Center in Riverhead
9 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Suffolk County Complex Center
300 Center Drive, Riverhead, NY 11901

Disaster Recovery Center in Huntington
9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Huntington Town Hall
100 Main Street

FEMA Disaster Recover Centers
Apply for FEMA aid online
Request FEMA assistance by calling: 1-800-621-FEMA


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:

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: 516-571-2449

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


News 12 LI School Closings

Information for Long Beach Students Returning to School:
Long Beach Public Schools

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

LIRR Advisories
Long Beach LIRR Service Press Release

Long Island Storm Surge Map

Nassau County Office of Emergency Management

National Hurricane Center

FEMA - Hurricanes

State of Emergency declared for some Baldwin, East Rockaway homes:
More information

Hess fuel information
GAS STATIONS: Tell us where there is still gas
How to Help


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

Blanket Drive:
In response to hurricane victims still without electricity, Legislator Tom Muratore (R-Ronkonkoma) announced a "Blanket in a Bag" drive to be held in his district office from Tuesday, Nov. 13, through Friday, Nov.30. Donors are asked to place a new or clean, gently used blanket in a bag and deliver it to 325 Middle Country Rd., Suite 3, in Selden (intersection of North Ocean Avenue in the Waldbaum's shopping center). The office will accept donations Monday through Friday between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Blanket donations will be distributed through Lighthouse Mission and other local charities. For more information, you can contact the office of Legislator Muratore at 631-854-9292, or email tom.muratore@suffolkcountyny.gov.

Islanders Sandy Relief Fundraiser:
Online Auction

Health Care Employee Relief Fund:
News Release

Sandy Relief Fundraiser in Farmingdale:
Stong Island Fundraiser

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