ISLAND PARK - Long Islanders say they are still being told that a FEMA program created to make emergency home repairs doesn't exist.

The program is meant to make flood-damaged homes habitable while permanent repairs are made.

FEMA says it is working to get people back into their homes but it may take a few days until its representatives are briefed on the first-of-its-kind program.Homeowners call FEMA about new program, are told it doesn't existSandy Emergency Resources & Coverage