Atlantic City Information
Health & Medical
The Sandy Homeowner/Rental Assistance Program (SHRAP) is a temporary relief program to help those experiencing a housing crisis as a result of Hurricane Sandy.
Recipients of the program will receive assistance with costs associated with:
- Maintaining temporary housing while their primary residence is repaired/rebuilt
- Maintaining a primary residence for the household to return to when repair/reconstruction is completed.
- Maintaining housing after a reduction in income
Eligible households will be provided with assistance for paying mortgage, rent, retroactive or current utility payments and the purchase of essential furnishings/appliances.
To learn more about this program and the documentation that must be provided, please see http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dfd/programs/shrap/. To learn more or to be considered for this program in Atlantic County, please go to or call Atlantic County building 1333 Atlantic Ave, 3rd floor, 609-345-6700 ext. 2717. Please also refer to our Atlantic City Guide Essential Services, http://acfpl.libguides.com/content.php?pid=204065.