A World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program Survivor includes a person who was present in the
New York City Disaster Area
The term ‘New York City disaster area’ means the area within New York City that is—
- The area of Manhattan that is south of Houston St; and
- Any block in Brooklyn that is wholly or partially contained within a 1.5-mile radius of the former World Trade Center site.
in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the WTC as a result of their work, residence, or attendance at school, childcare, or adult daycare.
Please provide the following information to begin the eligibility determination process.
Important! WTC Health Program online applicants now must print, hand sign, and upload a signature form before an application can be submitted. This is the final step in the online application.
The WTC Health Program WILL NOT process your online application without this signature form.
Please note: Once you start your application you cannot save it and complete it later.
Be sure to have your supporting documentation and completed signature form ready to upload before starting.
Public reporting burden of this collection of information is estimated to average 30 minutes per response, including the time for reviewing instructions, searching existing data sources, gathering and maintaining the data needed, and completing and reviewing the collection of information. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden to CDC/ATSDR Information Collection Review Office, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS D-74, Atlanta, Georgia 30333; ATTN: PRA (0920-0891).