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On Monday, October 29th, Hurricane Sandy swept through New Jersey leaving major devastation throughout the state. The following programs, services or supports may be helpful to individuals and families as they begin the recovery process:

DCF Superstorm Sandy Recovery Plan - Executive Summary

The planning outlined in this document is based on the reality that New Jersey can expect to experience many negative social impacts following this disaster if we do not effectively and strategically implement and enhance prevention and intervention efforts.  These negative social impacts can, and will, directly impact New Jersey’s overall recovery if not appropriately addressed.  Keeping children safe and families strong is essential to New Jersey’s recovery.

Hurricane Response and Recovery

NEW! - The New Jersey Department of Children and Families is firmly committed in our response and recovery efforts following Superstorm Sandy.  Information can be found here about our recovery initiatives.  For DCF Recovery information click HERE.

Additional State information can be found on or by calling 211.

Hurricane Disaster Assistance and Resources

Hurricane Help and Information for Children and Families

Helping Children Cope in the Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

Resources for Talking to Kids about Hurricane Sandy