SBA Center in Manahawkin, NJ Changes Operating Hours

Apr 03, 2013, 15:21 ET from U.S. Small Business Administration

ATLANTA, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that its Business Recovery Center in the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce in Manahawkin, NJ will be changing operating hours. Beginning Monday, April 8, new hours will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and closed Saturday.


Hurricane Sandy survivors who need assistance on Saturdays may visit the Disaster Recovery Center at the Ocean County Southern Resource Center in Manahawkin, NJ.

The Centers hours of operation are as indicated below:

Ocean County
SBA Business Recovery Center
Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce
West Bay Avenue
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Hours:  9 a.m.6 p.m.; Monday – Friday

Ocean County
Disaster Recovery Center
Ocean County Southern Resource Center
179 A South Main Street
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Hours9 a.m.6 p.m.; Monday – Friday
9 a.m.4 p.m.; Saturday

Survivors are encouraged to visit any of the centers located throughout the disaster area for program information and one-on-one assistance in completing their applications.  

Applicants may also apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA's secure website at

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

The filing deadline to return applications for physical property damage is May 1, 2013.  The deadline to return economic injury applications is July 31, 2013.

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

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

Release Number: 13-441, NJ 13367/13368

SOURCE U.S. Small Business Administration