Cómo aplicar por asistencia de FEMA

Presidente Obama trabajando con oficiales de FEMA
Información en inglés
Los residentes y dueños de negocio más afectados por Huracán Sandy en los condados Atlantic, Cape May, and Ocean en el sur de New Jersey y los condados designados en Connecticut, New York y New Hampshire pueden recibir ayuda inmediata de FEMA y deben de aplicar sin demora. El gobierno pronto establecerá centros en estos condados para ayudar a los residentes con llenar aplicaciones. Usted puede aplicar por asistencia de FEMA por internet utilizando a su celular ó computador, ó llamando a un centro de llamadas. Información completa sobre elegibilidad, las clases de asistencia disponibles y cómo se dispensarán a los pagos esta disponible aquí. Siga @FEMAespanol en Twitter para actualizaciones solamente en español.

Después de un residente aplicar por asistencia, un inspector de FEMA se asignará a su caso para evaluar los daños y determinar el tipo de asistencia para lo cuál se califica. Pagos directos están disponibles para residentes y empresarios recibirán asistencia con aplicar a través de la Administración de la Pequeña Empresa para préstamos a bajo interés.

These are the kinds of assistance available from FEMA:

  • Rental payments for temporary housing for those whose homes are unlivable. Initial assistance may be provided for up to three months for homeowners and at least one month for renters. Assistance may be extended if requested after the initial period based on a review of individual applicant requirements.
  • Grants for home repairs and replacement of essential household items not covered by insurance to make damaged dwellings safe, sanitary, and functional.
  • Grants to replace personal property and help meet medical, dental, funeral, transportation and other serious disaster-related needs not covered by insurance or other federal, state and charitable aid programs.
  • Unemployment payments up to 26 weeks for workers who temporarily lost jobs because of the disaster and who do not qualify for state benefits, such as self-employed individuals.
  • Low-interest loans to cover residential losses not fully compensated by insurance. Loans are available up to $200,000 for the primary residence and $40,000 for personal property, including renter losses. Loans are available up to $2 million for business property losses not fully compensated by insurance.
  • Loans up to $2 million for small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives and most private, nonprofit organizations of all sizes that have suffered disaster-related cash flow problems and need funds for working capital to recover from the disaster’s adverse economic impact. This loan, in combination with a property loss loan, cannot exceed a total of $2 million.
  • Loans up to $500,000 for farmers, ranchers, and aquaculture operators to cover production and property losses, excluding primary residence.

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