Assistance is still available for individuals affected by Hurricane Irene.
As the Long-Term Recovery process continues in Passaic County help is still available for individuals who are struggling to regain normalcy. Families and Individuals affected by Hurricane Irene still in need of assistance should contact Catholic Family & Community Services at 973- 279-7100 to register for Disaster Case-Management Services. Through Disaster Case Management Services families & individuals will receive assistance developing a Long-Term Recovery Plan, filing claim appeals to FEMA and insurance companies as well as applying for financial assistance to address unmet needs.
United Way of Passaic County has established a special Flood Relief & Recovery Fund to aid those most affected in Passaic County by Hurricane Irene. Funding is being distributed to assist victims with long-term recovery efforts as part of an ongoing community effort to meet needs of affected individuals and families. To apply for support from the Flood Relief & Recovery Fund please contact Catholic Family & Community Services at 973- 279-7100. Individuals must be registered with disaster case-management services to be eligible to request financial assistance from the fund. All applications to the Flood Relief & Recovery Fund will be made by a disaster case-manager on behalf of clients. Affected individuals and families should not apply directly to the United Way of Passaic County.
If you are interested in supporting the United Way Flood Relief & Recovery Fund please click here, or send a check payable to United Way of Passaic County 2011 Flood Relief & Recovery Fund, 20 Mill Street, Paterson, NJ 07501.