If you evacuated Puerto Rico following the recent earthquakes and are in need of help in New York City, please call NYDIS' Evacuee Hotline number at 347-941-1691. NYDIS' case managers can provide direct assistance, as well as referrals to local resources. This phone line is Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please leave a clear message with your name and number, and NYDIS' staff will call you back within 24 hours. Visit www.nydis.org for more information.
If you or your children are feeling anxious or overwhelmed by the recent earthquakes, call Cuenta Oficial de la Administración de Servicios de Salud Mental y Contra la Adicción at 1-800-981-0023 or the National Disaster Distress Helpline at 1-800-985-5990 and press "2" to be connected to a bilingual counselor. Help is available 24/7.
Visit the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster website for a list of responding organizations.