- Emergency Assistance
Check this page frequently for upcoming events and services.
Jewish Family and Children’s Services in Sonoma County is open for all who have been affected by the fires and are in need of recovery assistance. Our expert case managers and clinicians are working directly with individuals in need of trauma support and counseling, short-term loans, gift cards, transportation, and skilled technical assistance and advocacy with filing of insurance claims.
HOW TO GET HELP
Contact JFCS for help at 707-303-1500 or email email@example.com.
JFCS’ Santa Rosa office is open at 1360 N. Dutton Avenue, Suite C, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Please drop-in if you have questions or need assistance.
FIRE RECOVERY LUNCH & LEARN
WHEN: Wednesdays, May 2 – June 27, Noon – 1:30 pm
WHERE: JFCS in Santa Rosa
If you, or someone you know, was impacted by the wildfires this
free group is for you! Come together to learn, share resources, and
compare recovery notes and strategies.
Each week the facilitator will present a topic on resiliency such as
self care, coping tools, and other rebuilding resources.
12:00 – 12:30 pm: BYO Brown Bag Lunch* and Schmooze
12:30 – 1:30 pm: Presentation and Discussion
No RSVP required. Just drop-in for any part of the program!
* Please no pork or shellfish.
If you have questions, contact Debbie Ricci at DebraR@jfcs.org; 707-303-1501.
FREE DROP-IN SUPPORT FOR SURVIVORS DISPLACED BY THE FIRES
WHEN: Every Friday, 10:00 – 11:00 am, starting on July 20
WHERE: JFCS in Santa Rosa
Did you lose your home in the fire disaster?
- Connect with others who are coping with similar experiences and losses.
- Celebrate your successes together.
- Practice self-care in a safe and caring environment.
No RSVP is required!
If you have questions about this series please contact Yonat Piva, MFT, Clinical Care Manager, JFCS Sonoma County, at YonatP@jfcs.org or by phone: 707-303-1521.
APPLY FOR PROPERTY TAX RELIEF
Learn about property tax relief from the California State Board of Equalization >
RESOURCES TO HELP FAMILIES OF YOUNG CHILDREN COPE DURING DISASTERS, AND TRAUMATIC EVENTS
LONG TERM HOUSING
Many people displaced by the fire are beginning the search for a home or apartment in the Bay Area to rent. Given the tight rental market, this is a huge challenge. If you can offer longer-term housing or rentals available email firstname.lastname@example.org.
JFCS HONORS FIRST RESPONDERS AND VICTIMS OF THE NORTH BAY WILDFIRES
With years of recovery and rebuilding ahead we expect needs of the community to grow. If the fires did not personally affect your home or business, consider contributing to the long-term recovery of your neighbors. Donate here >
Or call 415-449-1256 to contribute via phone.