In case you have friends and relatives in NYC

From Sheldon Silver’s desk:

Dear Friends,

As we continue to recover from the effects of Hurricane Sandy, I want to pass along some useful information. The links below provide updates on how to find food, water, shelter, medical care and other essentials, as well as information about how to apply for disaster assistance.

Food, blanket and water distribution sites

Daytime warming centers

Current list of overnight emergency shelters

Bus pick up for overnight emergency shelters

Mobile Medical Care

American Red Cross Disaster Assistance, including shelter information

NYC School closures

Interactive map shows locations providing emergency services and availability of supplies

Information regarding subway, bus and commuter rail availability

Power Outage Updates

Full-service locations to aid in applications for emergency social, economic and FEMA assistance

FEMA Transitional Sheltering Assistance for mobile devices

Or if you would like to donate to the relief effort or volunteer


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