Additional Information on Dealing With Flood Recovery

Hugh T. Farley

August 31, 2011


Helpful Phone Numbers:

Here is contact information for organizations which can provide assistance to affected persons.

American Red Cross of Northeastern New York (Montgomery, Schenectady and Fulton Counties): 458-8111 or (800) 831-0927

Salvation Army (Amsterdam): 842-9941

Salvation Army (Fulton County): 725-4119

Catholic Charities (Fulton County): 762-8313

Catholic Charities (Saratoga County): 587-5000

Regional Food Bank: 786-3691

Schenectady City Mission: 346-2275

Valley Alliance Church (Montgomery County): 993-3458

Franklin Community Center (Saratoga Springs): 587-9826

Montgomery County Department of Social Services has two satellite offices. The first is located at the Fort Plain Senior Center on Canal St. in Fort Plain. The second is located in the Annex Building beside Amsterdam City Hall. These offices will be open Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Dry Ice Locations:

*Amsterdam -- Across the street from Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 39 Saint John Street, beginning Wednesday, August 31 from 3 p.m. – Dusk and continuing from 8 a.m. – Dusk

* Johnstown -- Fulton County Complex, 2712 State Highway 29, Beginning Aug. 31st from 3 p.m. to dusk and continuing from 8 a.m. to dusk.


Donation Drop Offs

* Amsterdam Fulmont Community Action Center, The Riverfront Center, Amsterdam. (P:842-0790)

Cleaning Supplies are most in need. Clorox, Garbage Bags, washcloths, towels, brooms, mops.

For food items, please donate to your local food pantries.