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Applying for Help After Sandy



    Applying for Help After Sandy
    People work to free a car stuck in beach sand deposited from high tide before the next high tide in Milford, Conn., Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

    Residents who suffered damage as a result of Superstorm Sandy must register with FEMA by phone or online to access aid. 

    To register by phone, call 1-800-621-FEMA (3362).  The TTY line for people with speech or hearing impairments is 1-800-462-7585.  The line is open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days per week.

    To register online, complete an application at

    Residents have disaster assistance questions should call the FEMA Helpline at 1-800-621-3362.