who are interested in temporary disaster relief employment are encouraged to
call 877-682-6238 or e-mail SandyHelp@dol.state.nj.usto find out what
opportunities might be available to you. Many workers have lost working hours
or are indefinitely out of work due to Superstorm Sandy. The opportunity to
earn supplemental income is a great resource to families struggling to make
ends meet during these difficult times.
can also send their resume to FEMA-NJfirstname.lastname@example.org be considered for
disaster relief employment opportunities. This program provides a good
opportunity to put extra money in families’ pockets while expediting
the recovery process.
New Jersey State AFL-CIO continues hold meetings around the state with union
affiliates and representatives from FEMA. We are committed to ensuring that any
recovery information that is available is disseminated to our affiliates as
soon as possible. These meeting are invaluable to answering affiliate questions
directly since it is impossible to anticipate what everyone’s needs
are. These meetings also allow FEMA to learn from our unions the best way to
advance our state’s recovery.
Sandy Recovery Toolkit HIGHLIGHT : Avoid Disaster Related
flyers and phone numbers are available on the Sandy Recovery Toolkit with
information on how to avoid disaster related scams. Make sure to equip yourself
with this knowledge before hiring a contractor, making any major purchases, or
donating to disaster relief.