For more than 50 years, the New York State Office of Emergency Management and its predecessor agencies have been responsible for coordinating the activities of all State agencies to protect New York's communities, the State's economic well-being, and the environment from natural and man-made disasters and emergencies. NYS OEM routinely assists local governments, voluntary organizations, and private industry through a variety of emergency management programs including hazard identification, loss prevention, planning, training, operational response to emergencies, technical support, and disaster recovery assistance.
- Deadline for New York Private Non Profit Organizations to Apply for SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans is Sept. 22
- SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Residents of NY Affected by Severe Thunderstormand Flooding in Chautauqua County
- September 15, 2015 - Deadline for homeowners to request FEMA review of Superstorm Sandy NFIP Claims
- NYS Disaster Preparedness Commission - 2014 Annual Report
- State All-Hazards Mitigation Plan - approved December 18, 2013, with no lapse in coverage. This means that eligible NYS applicants and State agencies remain eligible for the full range of available assistance with regard to debris removal, emergency protective measures, and repairs to public infrastructure after a Presidential emergency or disaster declaration