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After an Emergency

Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES)  

Cal OES has put together this very detailed brochure for Assistance and Services for Disaster Recovery

Locate local Food Pantries  

Mark yourself Safe and Well

Disaster Assistance Application Checklist  

Post-Fire Checklist This includes great tips on what to do post-fire, from those affected by the Sonoma fires

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

Disaster Relief Info from the Red Cross

FEMA: Federal Emergency Management Assistance  

(800) 621‑FEMA, TTY 800‑462‑7585

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

Apply online for Federal Access to Disaster Help and Resources