As part of the state’s Sandy Relief Program, Owner Occupied Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Intake Centers are now open at a number of locations including:

• Fairfield Senior Center, 100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield;

• Old Fire Department, 100 Fairfield Avenue, Norwalk.

All intake centers are open Mondays - Fridays from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Homeowners are encouraged to call the toll-free hotline 1-866-272-1976 to schedule an appointment. There is also a mobile unit to assist elderly and disabled residents who cannot travel to one of the centers.

Assistance ranging from $10,000  to $150,000 is available to rebuild, rehabilitate and mitigate homes to make them more resilient to future storm damage.