Current Local Hurricane Recovery Events

Stay Informed

If you are interested in receiving updates on Superstorm Sandy you can add your name and email to the list. ReNew Jersey Stronger and the Department of Community Affairs will be e-mailing updates periodically as they become available, to those who sign up here.

Free Housing Recovery Events

Housing Resource Fairs for Sandy-Impacted Residents 

The Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey (the network) is hosting a series of Housing Resource Fairs for Sandy-Impacted Residents. These Resource Fairs are free of charge and will take place in the nine Superstorm Sandy affected counties in NJ. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with housing counselors, developers, landlords and other support services. Find out more information about these Housing Resource Fairs by calling 609-393-3752

Housing Resource Fair-Manahawkin (Ocean County)April 12, 201711:00am-2:00pmBay Avenue Community Center775 East Bay Ave.
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Manufactured Home Community Fair-Carteret (Middlesex County)April 18, 20172:00pm-5:00pmAmerican Legion Hall1155 Roosevelt Ave.
Carteret, NJ 07008
Manufactured Home Community Fair-Somers Point (Atlantic County)April 19, 201710:00am-2:00pmElks Lodge1815 Somers Point Road
Egg Harbor Twp, NJ 08234
Housing Resource Fair-Brick (Ocean County)April 25, 201711:00am-2:00pmBrick Presbyterian Church111 Drum Point Rd
Brick, NJ 08723
Housing Resource Fair-Atlantic City (Atlantic County)April 27, 201711:00am-2:00pmAll Wars Memorial Building1510 Adriatic Ave.
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Manufactured Home Community Fair-Moonachie (Bergen County)May 3, 20172:00pm-5:00pmMetropolitan Community Clubhouse103 Moonachie Ave.
Moonachie, NJ 07072

Free Legal Clinic

Volunteer Lawyers for Justice  - If you have a legal issue(s) arising out of Superstorm Sandy, you are eligible to receive FREE legal counsel and advice and brief services from volunteer attorneys of Volunteer Lawyers for Justice at local clinics they have organized. Persons needing more involved assistance may, if financially eligible, be referred back to VLJ for placement with an attorney. If you cannot attend the clinic in person, please call VLJ’s toll free disaster main line: 862.229.4550.

If you reside in the southern part of New Jersey, please refer to the off-site walk-in office hours in Atlantic and Ocean counties, here.

Monmouth County Health Department Offering Free Eye Exams

The Monmouth County Health Department is offering free eye exams for residents who cannot afford them, are under-insured or uninsured.

  • Where: Monmouth County Health Department, 3435 Highway 9, Freehold, NJ 
    When:
    Screenings are done the second Monday of every month from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    To make an appointment, please call the Health Department at 732.431.7456.

Page last modified/reviewed on April 13, 2017

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