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Learn more below about resources and services that may available to those affected by wildfires in California. For survivors of the 2022 wildfires, please visit the 2022 Wildfire Incidents page to learn about specific help available. 

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  • Cal OES Seeks Public Comment on 2023 State Hazard Mitigation Plan February 7, 2023
    SACRAMENTO – Detailing California’s hazards and providing guidance on how to address them, the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) has released the draft 2023 State Hazard Mitigation Plan for public comment. As California’s primary hazard mitigation guidance document, it outlines California’s hazards, identifies mitigation strategies, actions to address those hazards and gives […]
  • California Sends Highly Specialized Search and Rescue Unit to Support Efforts in Wake of Turkey Earthquake  February 6, 2023
    To aid in the rapid response to a powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Turkey & Syria early Monday, a California Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) team from Los Angeles will depart this evening to assist in life-saving search and rescue operations. At the direction of Governor Gavin Newson, the California Governor’s Office of Emergency […]