Government Resources

Disaster recovery information and resources from local, state and federal government agencies. Find food and shelter resources, as well as information on transportation, electricity, schools, donations, and more.

Official NYC Website
www.NYC.gov

NYC Office of Emergency Management
www.NYC.gov/oem

NYC Department of Consumer Affairs
www.nyc.gov/html/dca/html/home/home.shtml

NYC Service (donation and volunteer opportunities from nyc.gov)
www.nycservice.org/

Notify NYC (The City of New York's official source for information about emergency events and important City services.)
www.nyc.gov/notifynyc

NY State Emergency Management Office
www.semo.state.ny.us

Office of New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
www.governor.ny.gov/

Federal Emergency Management Agency
www.fema.gov

Department of Homeland Security
www.ready.gov

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