SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Shasta and Lake counties will have new hours beginning Monday, Aug. 27. The DRCs will be open Monday-Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and closed on Sundays.
- WHAT: DRCs offer in-person support to individuals and business owners. Recovery specialists from FEMA, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and state and local agencies are available to provide assistance.
- Survivors needing help may visit any DRC or call the FEMA Helpline at 800-621-3362 (Voice, 711 or VS) or 800-462-7585 (TTY). Helpline numbers are open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week. A list of open DRCs is available at fema.gov/disaster-recovery-centers or by using the FEMA App.
- WHEN: Effective Monday, Aug. 27. Closed on Sunday. OPEN: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake
Tribal Community Center
9460 Main Street
Upper Lake, CA 95485
2685 Hilltop Drive.
Redding, CA 96002
FEMA’s mission is helping people before, during and after a disaster.
Disaster recovery assistance is available without regard to race, color, religion, nationality, sex, age, disability, English proficiency or economic status. If you or someone you know has been discriminated against, call FEMA toll-free at 800-621-FEMA (3362). For TTY call 800-462-7585.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is the federal government’s primary source of money for the long-term rebuilding of disaster-damaged private property. SBA helps businesses of all sizes, private non-profit organizations, homeowners and renters fund repairs or rebuilding efforts and cover the cost of replacing lost or disaster-damaged personal property. These disaster loans cover losses not fully compensated by insurance or other recoveries and do not duplicate benefits of other agencies or organizations. For more information, applicants may contact SBA’s Disaster Assistance Customer Service Center by calling 800-659-2955 (Deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals may call 800-877-8339), emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or visiting SBA’s Web site at sba.gov/disaster.