Trained staff to help Sandy victims with applications for federal housing and business recovery aid

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo is deploying Sandy Help Team representatives to locations in Rockland County on Monday, May 13 and Tuesday, May 14 to help homeowners and business owners affected by Superstorm Sandy apply for recovery aid.

Trained staff, from both the State and Rockland County, will be available to meet with residents at these locations on Monday, May 13 and Tuesday, May 14:

Stony Point
RHO Building
5 Clubhouse Drive
Stony Point, NY 10980
11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Village Hall
478 Piermont Avenue
Piermont, NY 10968
11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Congresswoman Nita Lowey said, “As many Rockland County homeowners and businesses recover and rebuild from Superstorm Sandy, it is good news that these Sandy Help Team representatives will be available to help local residents apply for badly-needed storm aid. Federal support in the wake of Sandy has been critical in helping residents of the Lower Hudson Valley get back on their feet, and I am pleased that Rockland residents will have access to these important resources.”

County Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef said, “I am pleased that the Sandy Help Team will be visiting the Village of Piermont and Town of Stony Point. Their presence will certainly complement the outstanding efforts of our county agencies, in particular the Office of Fire and Emergency Services and Community Development Office, in continuing to map out strategies to help our business and homeowners recover and rebuild from Super Storm Sandy.”

To apply for housing or business recovery assistance, visit

Business recovery assistance is also available at NYS Small Business Development Center Disaster Recovery locations in Rockland County:

Rockland Community College
145 College Road
Suffern, New York 10901
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

37 West Broad Street, 2nd Floor
Haverstraw, New York 10927
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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