Post-Hurricane Fact Sheets


New Jersey State Call Center is now open.  Questions regarding flood issues can be directed to this number.

Call 866-234-0964 from 8:00am -8:00pm Monday through Friday and 10:00am- 5:00pm on weekends and holidays.

All fact sheets link to information from the CDC.


Key Facts About Hurricane & Flood Recovery

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/pdf/recovery.pdf

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/espanol/pdf/recovery.pdf


Wash Your Hands

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/pdf/flyer-wash-your-hands.pdf

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/espanol/pdf/flyer-wash-your-hands-es.pdf


Personal Hygiene & Hand-washing After a Disaster or Emergency

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/floods/sanitation.asp

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/floods/pdf/sanitation.pdf (Sanitation & Hygiene)

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/floods/espanol/pdf/floods-hygiene-es.pdf (Sanitation & Hygiene)


Emergency Wound Care After a Disaster

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/pdf/woundcare.pdf

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/espanol/pdf/woundcare.pdf


Keep Food & Water Safe After a Disaster or Emergency

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/foodwater/facts.asp

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/espanol/foodwater.asp


Eat Safe Food

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/floods/pdf/flyer-eatsafefood.pdf

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/hurricanes/katrina/espanol/pdf/flyer-eatsafefood-es.pdf


Drink Safe Water

English: http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/pdf/emergency/09_202278-A_Drink_Safe_Water_Flyer_508.pdf

Spanish: http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/pdf/emergency/09_202278-A_Drink_Safe_Water_Flyer_es_508.pdf


After a Hurricane or Flood: Clean Up of Flood Water

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/floods/pdf/cleanupwater.pdf

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/floods/espanol/pdf/floods-cleanupwater-es.pdf


Re-entering Your Flooded Home

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/mold/pdf/reenterfloodedhome.pdf

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/mold/es/pdf/reenterfloodedhome-spanish.pdf


Get Rid of Mold

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/pdf/flyer-get-rid-of-mold.pdf

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/espanol/pdf/flyer-get-rid-of-mold-spanish.pdf


Cleaning & Sanitizing with Bleach After an Emergency

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/pdf/bleach.pdf

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/espanol/bleach.asp


Kill Germs with Bleach

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/pdf/flyer-clean-with-bleach.pdf

Spanish: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/espanol/pdf/flyer-getting-rid-of-chemicals-spanish.pdf


Tetanus Prevention (English Only)

English: http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/disease/pdf/tetanus.pdf