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After an Emergency

Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES)  

Cal OES has compiled this detailed brochure for Assistance and Services for Disaster Recovery.

Locate local Food Pantries  

Disaster Assistance Application Checklist  

Post-Fire Checklist This includes great tips on what to do post-fire from FEMA.

Channel Islands YMCA Childcare Contact your local YMCA (check the above link for Central Coast locations) to inquire if they provide free or low-fee childcare for disaster victims for a limited time.

Disaster Relief Info from the Red Cross

FEMA: Federal Emergency Management Administration Disaster Assistance  

(800) 621‑FEMA, TTY 800‑462‑7585

Apply online for Federal Access to Disaster Help and Resources.  

Apply for federal funding to help pay for temporary housing, emergency home repairs, uninsured and underinsured personal property losses, and medical, dental, and funeral expenses caused by the disaster, along with other serious disaster-related expenses.