Individual Assistance FEMA:
For Individual Assessments – IDAs – 2 locations for residents to go to
FEMA Mobile Command
49 W. High Street, Somerville 08876
FEMA Mobile Command
100 S. 10th Ave. Manville, 08835 (Manville Library)
From NJ Association of Counties:
- Reporting Damage: To report damage caused by the storm, please use https://nj.gov/ida/. NOTE: Be sure to keep all of your receipts relating to Hurricane Ida recovery!
- FEMA Resources: The official disaster declaration webpage for New Jersey from FEMA provides information on assistance for families, local resources, and the latest news from the agency: https://www.fema.gov/disaster/
- Red Cross: People in need of emergency assistance from the Red Cross can call: (800) RED-CROSS or (800) 507-6058. For people who have been displaced, please use the Red Cross website to find a shelter near you.
- Donations/Volunteerism: If you wish to assist with the recovery efforts, you should check in with your local governments/orgs first, or visit FEMA’s Volunteer/Donate page.
Small Business Association:
The Small Business Administration issued the attached press release to the media today. Low-interest disaster loans from the SBA are available to businesses and residents in New Jersey following the announcement of a Presidential disaster declaration due to the remnants of Hurricane Ida on Sept. 1-3, 2021.
The disaster declaration covers Bergen, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Passaic, and Somerset counties in New Jersey, which are eligible for both Physical and Economic Injury Disaster Loans from the SBA. Small businesses and most private nonprofit organizations in the following adjacent counties are eligible to apply only for SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans: Atlantic, Camden, Cumberland, Essex, Hudson, Mercer, Monmouth, Morris, Salem, Sussex, Union and Warren in New Jersey; New Castle in Delaware; Bronx, New York, Orange, Rockland and Westchester in New York; and Bucks, Delaware and Philadelphia in Pennsylvania.
Somerset County Emergency Operations Center
Somerset County Office of Emergency Management
402 Roycefield Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Mail: PO Box 3000, Somerville, NJ 08876-1262