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Sandy Recovery through Education Forum on Tuesday, August 9

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It’s been more than 3 ½ years since Sandy. Homeowners who still have questions and require solutions to their many continuing challenges should attend.

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Sandy Recovery through Education Froum - Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Lawrence, NY - August 3, 2016 - Consider this “SANDY Disaster Recovery 101.”  It’s been more than 3 ½ years since Sandy.  Homeowners still have questions and require solutions to their many continuing challenges.  Please join the forum on August 9 for a comprehensive review of best practices and gain access to resources. Invite neighbors, friends, coworkers, and relatives that are still navigating their recovery, to come and get answers and understanding.

What: SANDY Recovery through EDUCATION
When: Tuesday, August 9, 2016 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Where: 5-Towns Community Center, 270 Lawrence Avenue, Lawrence, NY 11559

Presentation Topics: Beginning at 6:30pm, each topic will be presented in approximately 10 minute intervals in the order listed below:

Mental Health & Stress Reduction
Legal Rights during Recovery
FEMA Revisit on Flood Policies
Buying Flood Insurance
Challenging your Real Estate Taxes
Contractor & Design Professional Fraud
The Relationship: between the Homeowner, Design Professional, Contractor, Building Dept., & New York Rising
Home Elevation & Accessibility
Budget Management of YOUR Recovery
Home/Project Financing Options
SBA Loan Opportunities
Resilience, Preparedness and Pro-covery (Future Disaster Planning)

This event is sponsored by Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads, Town of Hempstead Supervisor Anthony Santino, & State Senator Michael Venditto.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations, please contact: Michael Raab on email or at 516-572-1395