If you were affected by Hurricane Sandy you only have until May 1st to register for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The deadline for to apply for a loan through the Small Business Administration is also May 1st. You can call 800-621-3362, TTY 800-462-7585 or 711/VRS.

You can also visit  www.DisasterAssistance.gov for more info.

You can  complete an SBA application is online at DisasterLoan.SBA.gov/ELA or call the SBA customer service center at 800-659-2955 or TTY 800-877-8339.

Help is still available until May 1st for rental assistance, essential home repairs, personal property and other disaster-related needs not covered by insurance.