Category Archives: FEMA

Hurricane Harvey Disaster Response

HURRICANE HARVEY DISASTER RESPONSE As Texas continues to battle the flooding and aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the Long Island Volunteer Center is in communication with Points of Light, our national network, and partners about response needs and ways we can … Continue reading

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Today is National PrepareThon Day – Don’t Wait. Communicate. Hurricane Joaquin!

September is National Preparedness Month Today is National PrepareThon Day! Today is National PrepareAthon! Day and with Hurricane Joaquin headed toward the East Coast, this information and awareness could not be more timely.  Please take a moment to use the links below to … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Safety

11/21/2014 2:48:52 PM EST Individual and Community Preparedness e-Brief from FEMA and the Suffolk County Department of Fire Rescue and Emergency Services Season’s Gr-Eatings! According to the U.S. Fire Administration, Thanksgiving is the peak day for home fires involving cooking … Continue reading

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Long Island Volunteer Center Receives New York State Grant to Strengthen Region’s Ability to be Ready for Disasters

  Long Island Volunteer Center 58 Hilton Avenue Hempstead, NY 11550            (516) 564-5482 http://www.longislandvolunteercenter.org            disastervolunteer@longislandvolunteercenter.org For Immediate Release November 7, 2013 Local Organization Receives New York State Grant to Strengthen Region’s Ability to be Ready for Disasters The … Continue reading

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One Year Later: Long Islanders Still Suffering from Sandy

One Year Later: Long Islanders Still Suffering from Sandy. One Year Later: Long Islanders Still Suffering from Sandy Rashed Mian and Christopher Twarowski One Year Later: Dozens of struggling homeowners rallied at Babylon Town Hall Saturday, Sept. 28. Many held … Continue reading

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Touro Law Center: Impending Insurance Deadlines for Superstorm Sandy Victims

Touro Law Center Helps Inform Superstorm Sandy Victims of Impending Insurance Deadlines Law School Disaster Relief Clinic Creates Insurance Checklist for Homeowners September 25, 2013 Touro Law Center, home of the Superstorm Sandy Disaster Relief Clinic, is warning Sandy victims … Continue reading

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This September: You Can Be the Hero during National Preparedness Month!

August 24, 2013 Contact: Simone Solz Leo, 201-912-2701 Long Island Volunteer Center, an affiliate of HandsOn Network, Announces Participation in September’s National Preparedness Month This September: You Can Be the Hero! Hempstead, NY  – This September is National Preparedness Month … Continue reading

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