Hurricane Sandy Help

For all the latest resources surrounding Hurricane Sandy, visit

The Department has established a toll-free Hurricane Sandy Hotline (1-855-385-9985) and Hurricane Sandy email address(

The purposes of the hotline and email address are to provide answers to questions, make references to helpful resources, and share information.

ED is working closely with other federal agencies, such as FEMA, HHS, and USDA, to ensure continuation of critical services to students, families, and educators and the restoration of the learning environment.

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