Assistance for Damage from Winter Storm Elliott

New York businesses and residents affected by Winter Storm Elliott that occurred Dec. 23-28, 2022, are eligible to apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. Two new locations will host SBA’s Disaster Loan Outreach Centers in Erie County. Click here for more details about those centers.


The declaration covers Erie County and the adjacent counties of Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Genesee, Niagara and Wyoming in New York. Businesses of all sizes, non-profit organizations, homeowners and renters with uninsured or under-insured losses from Winter Storm Elliott are encouraged to apply to the low-interest disaster loan program at this link. Frequently Asked Questions about the loan program can be found here (español).