FEMA, State Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Calaveras County

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Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) in Lake and Calaveras County are opening Monday September 28 at noon, to help those impacted by the Valley and Butte Fire. Regular hours will begin Tuesday September 29. The DRCs are operated by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services and the Federal Emergency Management Agency in partnership with the county and local agencies.

DRC Locations:

Middletown Senior Center

21256 Washington St., Middletown, CA 95461

Hours of operation until further notice:

Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Saturday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Calaveras County Government Center

891 Mountain Ranch Road San Andreas, CA 95249

Hours of operation until further notice:

Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Saturday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, State of California, the U.S. Small Business Administration and other agencies are among those represented to explain assistance programs and help survivors register.

Survivors with losses are encouraged to register for assistance before going to the disaster recovery center by calling 800-621-3362 or (TTY) 800-462-7585. Those who use 711-Relay or Video Relay Services can call 800-621-3362 to register. Online registration is also available at www.DisasterAssistance.gov or by using a web enabled mobile device at m.fema.gov. Businesses and residents can go to www.sba.gov/disaster or call SBA’s Disaster Assistance Customer Service Center at 800-659-2955 (Deaf or hard of hearing may call 800-877-8339.)

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