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Help For Parents:


A collection of materials to assist parents of children affected by the wildfire:

Simple Evacuation Activities for Children and Adolescents: Activity guide with activities for parents and children during daytime, nighttime, car trips, even if you have no supplies. http://bit.ly/EvacActivities

Parents Guidelines for Helping Children Impacted by Wildfires: A guide for handling common reactions after a disaster or fire. http://bit.ly/GuideForKids

Wildfires: Tips for Parents on Media Coverage: A guide for understanding and assisting children when they see disaster coverage in the media and news. http://bit.ly/TipsFireMedia

Information on Health Risks of Wildfire for Children: A guide on both physical and mental preparations to ensure your child is safe and recovers from wildfire, smoke, evacuation, ash, and debris. With links to additional resources. http://bit.ly/WildFireChildrenAftermath

Health and Wellness:


Help for physical and mental wellbeing after the wildfire:

Sonoma County Quick Mental Health Resource Guide: Provided by Sonoma County Holder Adult Collaborative. https://www.levinsimes.com/quick-mental-health-resource-guide/

Tips for Survivors of a Disaster: How to manage disaster related stress. http://bit.ly/LSTipsForSurvivors

Smoke and Food Safety Guide (by Napa County): A guide to wildfire smoke, health effects, and food safety. http://bit.ly/LSNapaSmokeFoodSafe

Napa Mental Health Resources: A great list of community resources http://bit.ly/NapaHealthResources

FEMA: After the Fire, Returning to Normal: A fire will change your life in many ways. Knowing where to begin and who can help you is important. The U.S. Fire Administration hopes you find this information useful in your journey to return to normal. http://bit.ly/FEMAAfterTheFire

Debris Cleanup:


Guides for the safe cleanup of debris and ash:

Ash Cleanup Guide (by Napa County): http://bit.ly/NapaAshCleanup

Handling Ash from Burned Structures (by CA Dept of Toxic Substances): http://bit.ly/CADebrisGuide

FEMA: Rebuilding After a Wildfire: http://bit.ly/FEMAAfter

Re-Entry documents and information for Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino:


Below are the guides for cleanup from each county, as well as the right of entry forms to be completed prior to the county assisting with cleanup of your property.

OES Household Hazardous Waste and Debris Removal Fact Sheet: The CA Office of Emergency Services Fact Sheet on Household Hazardous Waste and Debris Removal is also below. http://bit.ly/OESFactSheet

Sonoma County Debris Removal Guide: http://bit.ly/SonomaDebrisGuide

Sonoma County Debris Removal Right-of-Entry Permit: http://bit.ly/SonomaDebrisPermit

Napa County Ash Cleanup Guide: http://bit.ly/NapaAshCleanup

Napa County Debris Removal Right of Entry Permit: http://bit.ly/NapaDebrisPermit

Mendocino County Debris Removal Guide: http://bit.ly/MendocinoDebris

Mendocino County Debris Removal Right of Entry Permit: http://bit.ly/MendocinoReentry

Assessment in Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino has already occurred. Collection and Removal are beginning now. The Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) is handling this for these counties. Ash removal programs will be run by the United States Army Corp of Engineers (USACE), using contractors. The main contractors are Ashbritt and Environmental Chemical Corporation (ECC):

Ashbritt: http://www.ashbritt.com/ — ECC: http://www.ecc.net/

Tax Forms:


Property tax reassessments can give you more time to pay property taxes, as well as reassess your property to a lower value now that it is damaged.

Napa County Tax Reassessment Application for Damaged Property: http://bit.ly/NapaTaxForm

Sonoma County Tax Reassessment Application: http://bit.ly/SonomaTaxForm

Mendocino County Tax Reassessment Application: http://bit.ly/MendocinoTaxForm

Additional Links:


Vintners and Wine Association Links:

Napa Valley Vintners Resource Page: https://napavintners.com/community/fires-2017.asp

Sonoma Valley Wine Resource Page: http://sonomavalleywine.com/fire-resource/

Wine Institute Resource Page: http://www.wineinstitute.org/statement_on_wildfires

State Board of Equalization:

CA State Board of Equalization (BOE): Offering emergency tax relief for business owners and feepayers: https://www.boe.ca.gov/proptaxes/faqs/disaster.htm

County and Federal Resource Pages for Assistance and Recovery:

Napa Valley: http://www.napalac.com/

Sonoma: https://www.sonomacountyrecovers.org/

FEMA: https://www.disasterassistance.gov/

Insurance Resource Pages:

United Policyholders Wildfire Help Site: http://bit.ly/policyhelp

DMS Forms:

If your car was destroyed by wildfire, filing a nonrepairable vehicle form with the DMV can prevent continued registration expenses: https://www.dmv.ca.gov/portal/dmv/detail/vr/nonrepair/

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