May 23 is Last Chance to Get One-on-One Assistance; SBA to Close All Centers in New Jersey

May 17, 2013, 09:47 ET from U.S. Small Business Administration

ATLANTA, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that due to a steady decrease of activity, all Centers in New Jersey will cease operations at the close of business Thursday, May 23, 2013. Those affected by Hurricane Sandy are encouraged to visit one of the Centers for one-on-one assistance before they close.


The Centers are located below and hours of operation are from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.

Atlantic County

Hamilton Mall

4403 Black Horse Pike (Route 322)

Mays Landing, NJ 08330


Cape May County

Ocean City Community Center

1735 Simpson Avenue

Ocean City, NJ 08226


Hudson County

Hudson County Building

830 Bergen Avenue

Jersey City, NJ 07306


Monmouth County

Union Beach Municipal Building

650 Poole Avenue

Union Beach, NJ 07735


Ocean County

Brick Township Civic Center

270 Chambersbridge Road

Brick, NJ 08723

Ocean County

Bell Crest Plaza Store Front 4C

953 Fischer Blvd.

Toms River, NJ 08753

Assistance is still available for small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture, and most private non-profit organizations, to apply for Economic Injury Disaster Loans to help meet working capital needs caused by Hurricane Sandy.  The deadline to return economic injury loan application is July 31, 2013.

Additional information on the disaster loan program can be obtained by calling SBA's Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (800-877-8339 for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) or by sending an email to Loan application forms can be downloaded from

For more information about the SBA's Disaster Loan Program, visit our website at

Contact: Michael Lampton
Phone: (404) 331-0333

Release Number: 13-563 NJ 13368

SOURCE U.S. Small Business Administration