FEMA Relief Services
People who have sustained losses in the designated areas can now begin applying for assistance by registering with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) online at https://www.disasterassistance.gov or by calling 800-621-FEMA (3362) or 800-462-7585 TTY. FEMA is encouraging people to register online whenever possible.
When registering, you will be asked for information, including:
- Social Security Number (SSN) OR the SSN of a minor child in the household who is a U.S. Citizen, Non-Citizen National or Qualified Alien
- Annual Household Income
- Contact Information (phone number, mailing address, email address*, and damaged home address)
- Insurance Information (coverage, insurance company name, etc.)
- Bank Account Information (if you are eligible to receive financial assistance, the money can be deposited in your account)
*Note: You must provide an email address if you want to review your registration status online. If you do not provide an email address, you will be required to contact FEMA for any updates to your registration.
People who are undocumented immigrants may be available for resources and services. For more information, visit https://www.cdss.ca.gov/Portals/13/DisasterAssistanceGuideforImmigrantCaliforniansFinal.pdf (English) or https://www.cdss.ca.gov/Portals/13/DisasterAssistanceGuideforImmigrantCaliforniansSpanishFinal.pdf (Spanish).
HOW TO DONATE
For People : Puente has a Fire Relief Fund and can accept donations online at https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/puente?code=FireReliefWeb and please, designate your gift to “Fire Relief Fund”.
For Animals : Donations can be made online at https://smclaeg.org through the Large Animal Evac.
HOW TO DONATE GOODS
For People : If you have items you would like to donate, please email a list of the items you have, along with your contact information to Amy & Cindy at [email protected]. They are maintaining a list of needed items and where they can go.
For Animals : Donate feed and supplies to support the large animal evacuees at HMB Feed & Fuel, 331 Main St., Half Moon Bay, CA 650-726-4814.
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