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Calling all State/Federal/Local County/City/Public and 501-C3 Non-Public agencies who want to hire extra workers.

posted about 1 month ago by CHD-ChicoNormaC from California Human Development
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From California Human Development-Farmworker Services & Workforce Development We are a community-based, non profit organization specializing in workforce services for the county of Butte and our service area covers 31 counties all over Northern California.

The State of Calif. Employment Development Dept. (EDD) will be providing us with emergency funds…

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Volunteering is quicker if you go directly to an Agency that needs you.

posted 2 months ago by lizaloop from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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Sign up for a volunteer shift directly with Butte County Agencies. Any questions, please contact Butte County Volunteer Management Team at (530)636-0259

Not a Small Business? Contact the SBA anyway

posted 2 months ago by lizaloop from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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SBA is not just for commercial businesses. Disaster assistance loans are designed to provide recovery capital to businesses of all sizes, most private nonprofit organizations, as well as homeowners and renters, for their losses that are not fully covered by insurance or other compensation.

You may be eligible…

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All Remaining Evacuation Orders Lifted for the Camp Fire Area

posted 2 months ago by lizaloop from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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All restrictions for travel to the burn areas in Butte County have been lifted as of 16 Dec. 2018. Please be considerate of disaster survivors and don't be a disaster tourist. Only enter the burn areas if you have a legitimate reason to be there or have been invited. Information

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Camp Fire Survivor Free Store open until Dec. 16th, 1072 Marauder, Suite 220, Chico. 1 pm - 6 pm except Friday

posted 2 months ago by lizaloop from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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Campfire Survivor Freestore will be closing Sunday, Dec. 16th. We still have a ton of amazing items including housewares, clothing of all sizes includig 2x-4x womens, bedding, toiletries, warm jackets, gloves and hats, and baby and children supplies. Check out the new photos and address below!

ABSLOLUTELY NO MORE DONATIONS

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Community Meetings Set to Inform Property Owners about Fire Debris Removal 12/13 and 12/17

posted 2 months ago by lizaloop from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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The Town of Paradise and Butte County are partnering with state and federal agencies to host community meetings for property owners to learn about the Consolidated Debris Removal Program.

December 13, 2018 State Theater, 1489 Myers Street in Oroville Meetings starts at 6:30 pm

December 17, 2018 Calvary Chapel Church,…

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Free Recovery and Insurance Workshop - Tuesday, December 18th, 6pm-8pm Chico State University Performing Art Center Room 144

posted 2 months ago by StacyDuval from The Episcopal Church of the Incarnation
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Workshop Topic: Information and guidance on first steps on the road to recovery and navigating your insurance claim.

Who should attend?

Homeowners and renters whose insured homes were damaged or destroyed in the Camp wildfire. Attendees will receive a free copy of the “little yellow” Disaster Recovery Handbook.

Experts from…

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Debris Removal Community Meeting – Oroville - 6:30pm - 8:30pm - State Theater 1489 Myers Street, Oroville, Ca 95965

posted 2 months ago by StacyDuval from The Episcopal Church of the Incarnation
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The Town of Paradise and Butte County are partnering with state and federal agencies to host a community meeting in Oroville on December 13, 2018 for property owners to learn about the Consolidated Debris Removal Program.

Additional meetings will be announced as they are coordinated.

Property owners will also have…

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New Hours for Disaster Recovery Centers, 9 am to 6 pm, closed Sundays

posted 2 months ago by lizaloop from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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New Operating Hours at Disaster Recovery Centers Start Sunday Posted on December 5, 2018

Starting this Sunday, December 9, the Disaster Recovery Centers will be closed on Sundays and have new hours Monday through Saturday, open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Disaster Recovery Centers in Chico and Oroville remain…

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FEMA Flyer on Mitigating Damage to Landscapes

posted 2 months ago by lizaloop from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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Here's a bit of information that may provide some ideas for managing in the burn area...BIOENGINEERED WILDFIRE MITIGATION

Beware of online rental scams on Craigslist and other websites

posted 3 months ago by lizaloop from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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DA: Investigators target online rental scams in wake of Camp Fire

The Butte County District Attorney’s Office has said scammers are using Craigslist to run fraudulent rental schemes in an attempt to bilk potential Camp Fire evacuees of their financial information.

District Attorney Mike Ramsey said investigators have found fraudulent…

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CalFresh - Register now for food support

posted 3 months ago by jrshepherd from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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Register for CalFresh online

Read the brochure: https://www.buttecaa.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/FINAL-CalFresh-Butte-County-flyer-with-graphics.pdf

New Applicants: Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP)

On November 29, 2018, FNS approved California’s request to operate a D-SNAP in Butte County starting on December 12. Look for specific information regarding D-SNAP eligibility and operations on state web pages or…

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Paradise Lions Club opens Disaster Relief Center

posted 3 months ago by Tvsend from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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The Paradise Lions Club has opened a Disaster Relief Center in the Raleys Shopping Center, next to Ross. The Center is open from 9 am to 6 pm, 7 days a week. They have bedding, baby items, hygiene items, as well canned food and some fruit, bread, etc. This is…

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North Valley Community Foundation and FEMA may be able to help Camp Fire Victims with Funeral Expenses

posted 3 months ago by lizaloop from LO*OP Center, Inc.
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If you lost a loved one in the Camp Fire, contact FEMA for financial assistance with funeral expenses first. Then contact North Valley Community Foundation.

Emergency Information

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Scroll further down. There is a lot of information in this column. To see the list of organizations collaborating on this site scroll all the way to the bottom.

Quick References

Find An Open Shelter Includes transition plans as of 12/17/18

Looking for someone? Check The Safe and Well Website Also check with Butte County sheriff's Office Missing Persons' Information

List yourself on The Safe and Well Website

To register with FEMA, click the blue letters to go online to DisasterAssistance.gov

FEMA Walk-In Local Assistance Center and Disaster Recovery Center:
Chico Mall (former Sears Building) - 1982 E. 20th St., Chico, CA 95928
and 2140 Feather River Blvd., Oroville, CA 95965

Hours: Every day except Sunday 9 am - 6 pm

Search 211 Butte County Help Central Web Site or phone 211 from a local phone or text your zip code to 898211

Good resource list is available and maintained by Butte County Office of Education

Emergency: 911 If not working: 530-538-7911

>Volunteering:

Sign up for a volunteer shift directly with Butte County Agencies. Any questions, please contact Butte County Volunteer Management Team at (530)636-0259

Click the "I want to Volunteer" button on this site to your right to register to volunteer. Local agencies will contact you if they can use your help. Be aware that recovery will take years and it may be 6 to 18 months before your offers can be accepted.

Contact local agencies directly with your offers to help. Scroll down in this column, click the "Find Resources" button and review the "Updates" section frequently.

Emergency and medical personal, please also register with Caring Choices, the official volunteer organization in Butte County.

Immediate Food, Clothing and Supplies - Distribution Centers

Register for CalFresh (food stamps)

Hope Center at Municipal Auditorium, Oroville 1200 Myers St., Oroville, CA 95965, Open Monday through Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm Sign up to volunteer

Chico Goodwill 765 East Ave, Chico, CA 95926, Monday - Saturday 9 am - 9 pm, Sunday 10 am - 7 pm, phone (530) 893-8578

Salvation Army 1100 Marauder (near Chico Airport), Chico CA 95973 - New items: clothing, baby, hygiene, food

Pedro GTP Relief Redding. Phone for delivery: 530 777 0002

Lions Disaster Relief Center Skypark Shopping Center (next to Ross) 2485 Notre Dame Blvd., Chico -- 9am to 6 pm 7 days a week. New clothing, hygiene items, canned foods, baby formula, diapers, cleaning supplies.

NOTE:Recovers.org does not accept donations of money for disaster survivors. Visit Camp Fire Fund 2018 to make a cash contribution.

Donate Cash

Caring Choices

North Valley Community Foundation Disaster Relief Fund

United Way of Northern California or text BUTTEFIRE to 91999

Oroville Hope Center...Sign up to volunteer

Butte County Office of Education

Butte County Sheriff's Search & Rescue

California Community Foundation Wildfire Relief Fund

Donate to UC Davis Veterinary Emergency Response Team

Housing Resources

Housing Opportunities from North Valley Property Owners Association

Airbnb Open Homes program, 415-510-4001

Cash Aid for Individuals and Families

Apply to United Way of Northern California

Grants to Organizations

North Valley Community Foundation

Pets and Farm Animals

Photos of rescued animals at Butte County Animal Disaster Shelter at the Chico Municipal Airport.

Chico Animal Shelter Has rescued pets and needs on site volunteers. Sign up here

Check the UC Davis Vet Med Facebook Page for pictures of unclaimed pets.

Donate to UC Davis Veterinary Emergency Response Team

Resources for Senior Citizens

Passages Adult Resource Center: phone 530-898-5923

Insurance Help

United Policyholders

County and State Emergency Offices

Butte County Office of Emergency Management

Butte County Health Hazard Advisory

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