Superstorm Sandy response strategies

Our overall strategies include:

  • Habitat Mobile Response UnitsHabitat Mobile Response Units
    Chevrolet C-20 Express Panel Vans are outfitted with equipment and tools donated by Lowe’s and Bosch. The units are used by volunteers to help to repair, rebuild and restore homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
    Learn more about the vans.

    Community clean up
    We will mobilize our extensive network of volunteers to help with the removal of debris and clean up of neighborhoods. 

  • Emergency home repairs 
    Minor home repairs will be made to ensure the safety and security of families, such as broken window replacement, roof repairs/ tarpaulins, etc. 
  • Home repairs and rehabs
    We will provide contractors and technical assistance to homeowners and will facilitate donations of materials from our corporate partners. 
  • On-going support through Habitat ReStores
    Habitat ReStores offer discounted construction materials and furniture.


Learn more about our long-term response strategies

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