The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has opened a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Cape May County to assist individuals, households and businesses affected by the storms and flooding of mid-March. The Cape May County DRC is located in the basement of the Main Library located at 30 Mechanic Street in Cape May Court House
The DRC is staffed with FEMA, U.S. Small Business Administration, state agency disaster recovery specialists as well as county representatives who are ready to help survivors through the recovery process.
At the Disaster Recovery Center, visitors can:
– Receive information about different types of state and federal disaster assistance.
– Get help completing low-interest loan applications from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for homeowners, renters and business owners.Inquire about the status of applications for federal assistance.
– May receive referrals to voluntary organizations to help with immediate unmet needs.
– Learn cost-effective mitigation measures to reduce the impact of future disaster losses.
The DRC is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The DRC is closed Sunday.