To be eligible for possible rental assistance, survivors must first register with FEMA. There are many ways to register. Individuals can register online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov or via smartphone or tablet by using the FEMA app or going to m.fema.gov. People may also call 800-621-3362 or (TTY) 800-462-7585. Those who use 711-Relay or Video Relay Services (VRS) can call 800-621-3362. The toll-free telephone numbers operate 24 hours a day seven days a week until further notice. The deadline to register with FEMA is Jan. 28, 2013.
Poison and Drug Center, including poisonous plants ( 24 hours)
Poison Control 800-222-1221
For more information on New York’s disaster recovery, visit www.fema.gov/disaster/4085, http://twitter.com/FEMASandy, www.facebook.com/FEMASandy and www.fema.gov/blog.