Local Assistance Centers
The County of Sonoma and the City of Santa Rosa have opened two Local Assistance Centers (LAC) in partnership with FEMA and the California Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES).
Please see the links below for a list of services available:
The Santa Rosa Local Assistance Center is designed as a one-stop shop with critical services.
The Sonoma Local Assistance Center offers some services, for the convenience of residents in Sonoma Valley and east county.
Business Hours for both Local Assistance Centers:
Open Monday - Saturday, 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM, last entry at 6:00 PM
Before You Arrive
Please register with FEMA before arriving to the LAC if possible. Doing so will reduce the time it takes to register for services.
You can register with FEMA by phone or online:
Apply online: Get Assistance
Apply by phone:
Phone hours: 4:00 AM - 8:00 PM daily
Health Concerns & Resources
Evacuation Areas, Shelters, & Maps
News & Press Conferences
Where to Get Information
County of Sonoma, City of Santa Rosa, Cal Fire and other important resources including Where to report missing or found people, lost or found animals, and advice for Mexican Nationals.
For those affected by the fires: school information, mail service, power/gas outage information, unemployment, etc.
How You Can Help
Volunteer or donation information