Bear Fire Relief Information
Three ways people can apply for FEMA assistance
If you were impacted by the on-going wildfires in: butte, lake, monterey, napa, san mateo, santa cruz, solano, sonoma, and yolo counties, you may be eligible for assistance from the federal emergency management agency (FEMA).
If you suffered loss, contact your insurance provider to file a claim and also, be sure to apply with FEMA.
UNDERSTANDING A FEMA DETERMINATION LETTER [LINK]
If your insurance has not made a payment in thirty days, notify FEMA for a reconsideration.
You can apply online at http://www.disasterassistance.gov
using the fema app from your smartphone or tablet
or by calling 1-800-621-3362. (FEMA)
Self Service Water Filling Stations | Oroville
South Feather Water & Power has offered two self-service filling locations for residents to access potable water for drinking and cooking. Available 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week.
2310 Oro Quincy Highway
234 Kelly Ridge Road
Required to bring your own clean five gallon containers properly disenfected.
BEAR FIRE | SBA Disaster Assistance
The SBA provides low-interest disaster loans to help businesses and homeowners recover from declared disasters.
Consolidated Debris Removal Program
BEAR FIRE | NORTH VALLEY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION - DONATE
Contact: Logan Todd | email@example.com | 530-366-0397
BEAR FIRE | UNITED WAY - INFORMATION ONLY
Text your zipcode to 898211
text wildfire to 211211
Join your favorite radio station and the American Red Cross to help our communities impacted by wildfires. Your donation enables the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover. Your gift will not only help with immediate needs like food and shelter, it will also get people on the road to recovery. Thank you!
KPAY Newstalk 93.9 FM
THE BLAZE 103.5
BEAR FIRE | PARADISE GLEANERS GIVEAWAY EVENTS
Handing out essential goods, 1245 Oro Dam Blvd., Oroville (by Quality Used Tires)
E&J's Mobile Kitchen, Lakeside Market & Gas, Yankee Hill Fire Safe Council, and many others.
We welcome this opportunity as Camp fire Survivors to pay it forward to those who survived the Bear fire, we are in this together.
The hours of operation will be 10AM-6PM, Monday-Saturday until further notice. For additional information, call (530) 776-1009. .
BEAR FIRE | CALIFORNIA FIRE FOUNDATION
Located at the Local Assitance Center (LAC) on Feather River Blvd., Oroville
The California Fire Foundation’s Supplying Aid to Victims of Emergency (SAVE) program brings immediate, short-term relief to victims of fire and other natural disasters throughout California.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DONATE
Follow Butte County Sheriff's Office on Twitter for the latest evacuation information.
Public Information Line: 530-538-7826
The Butte County Sheriff (BCSO) Dispatch Center is inundated with calls. If you have a friend or loved one that you fear is missing and may not have evacuated please call the non emergency line at 530-538-7322 or 530-538-7321. Please use the safeandwell.org website to locate family members who have evacuated.
EVACUATION NOTICES | CODERED
BEAR FIRE | NORTH VALLEY ANIMAL DISASTER GROUP
Contact North Valley Animal Disaster Group at 530-895-0000 to report lost pets.
Hotline (530) 895-0000 | https://www.nvadg.org/donate
Northwest SPCA- 2787 S. 5th Avenue, Oroville
BEAR FIRE | Evacuation Shelters
WHEN DONATING GOODS
Please understand that donated goods take a lot of manpower to organize and distribute. If you can provide exactly what Salvation Army needs and deliver to their location in Chico, that is the best route.
Unless there is a specific request, please do not just drop off items to shelters. Often unrequested items cannot be used and become a burden for the evacuation shelters.
Hope Center in Oroville (1950 Kitrick Ave Ste. A) is taking donations for #campfire. Hours: 8-5 Friday. Needs: warm clothes, shoes, socks, coats (primarily for elderly residents).
BUTTE HUMANE SOCIETY - DONATIONS NEEDED
All donations can be brought to the BHS Warehouse, located at 2580 Fair Street in Chico.
Dry Cat Food, Wet Cat Food, Dry Dog Food, Cat Litter, Cat Litter Boxes, Cat Treats, Cat Carriers, Dog Kennels, Leashes, Harnesses, Dog Beds, Cat Beds, Food / Water Bowls, Cat Toys, dog toys, Wire Dog Pens, Gift Cars.
BEAR FIRE | UNITED STATE POSTAL SERVICE (USPS)
Show photo ID with a physical adress or PO Box to get your mail. (800) 275-8777 (ASK- USPS)
BERRY CREEK - Oroville Post Office Raley's Plaza, Oroville
BCOE Crisis Response FB Account:
Butte SELPA Twitter Account:
TRAMA FROM FIRE / PSTD | FREE ONLINE PROGRAM
BEAR FIRE | CAL FIRE INCIDENT PAGE
ARC-GIS PANORAMA MAP [LINK] <<< Interactive Map
SIERRA CENTRAL CREDIT UNION DISASTER LOAN PROGRAM
Sierra Central would like to be of assistance to members who have been affected by the recent fires.
Sinclair Cares Wildfire Relief Fund
As wildfires impact our region, The Salvation Army is providing food, shelter and resources for evacuees and firefighters. Sinclair Broadcast Company has joined forces with The Salvation Army to activate Sinclair Cares: Western Wildfires Relief Fund. Sinclair will also match the first $25,000 in nationwide contributions. Your donation will help provide relief for those affected by the Western U.S. Wildfires. Thank you for your generosity.
For more information and to find out how you can donate
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