NY 13365- SBA Moves Six Business Recovery Center Locations in NY

Release Date: Thursday, December 20, 2012
Release Number: 13-152
Related State:
New York
Field Operations Center: East
Contact: Mark Ihenacho

ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that the Brentwood, Bronx, Farmingville, Patchogue, Riverhead and Stony Brook Business Recovery Centers have moved to different locations throughout New York.   Businesses with physical damages or loss of revenue caused by Hurricane Sandy should consider visiting the Centers at their new locations and apply for an SBA disaster business loan.    SBA’s customer service representatives are on hand at the Centers to answer questions about the disaster loan program and assist business owners in completing their applications. 

The Centers are now operating at the following locations: 


Kings County

Holy Family Roman Catholic Church

9719 Flatlands Avenue

Brooklyn, NY  11236


Opens:   Saturday, Dec. 22 at 8 a.m.

Hours:  Monday – Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

               Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Kings County

Sacred Heart Parish

(RR Station Parking Lot by Village Office - Tent)

127 Long Beach Road

Island Park, NY  11558


Opens:    Friday, Dec. 21 at 9 a.m.

Hours:    Monday – Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

                Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Queens County

Fort Tilden Park    

415 State Road

Breezy Point, NY 11697


Opens:    Friday, Dec. 21 at 8 a.m.

Hours:    Monday – Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Closed:   Sundays


Nassau County

Freeport Recreation Center
130 East Merrick Road
Freeport, NY  11520


Opens:  Thursday, Dec. 20 at 9:00 a.m.

Hours:  Monday – Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Closed:  Sundays





Nassau County

Long Beach Recreation Ctr & Ice Arena

(back of building)

700 Magnolia Blvd.

Long Beach, NY 11561


Opens    Friday Dec. 21 at 9:00 a.m.

Hours:   Monday – Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

               Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.




Nassau County

Cedar Creek Park

Merrick Road

Wantagh, NY 11783


Opens    Friday Dec. 21 at 9:00 a.m.

Hours:   Monday – Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

               Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.



Applicants may also apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela.

Additional details on the locations of recovery centers and the loan application process can be obtained by calling the SBA Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) or by sending an email to disastercustomerservice@sba.gov.  Loan applications can be downloaded from www.sba.gov.  Completed applications should be mailed to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.

The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is January 28, 2013. The deadline to return economic injury applications is July 31, 2013.

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For more information about the SBA’s Disaster Loan Program, visit our website at www.sba.gov.


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