Public Assistance

Recovery
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​Public Assistance Divisionphoto of community

The Public Assistance Division provides assistance to state agencies, local governments, special districts and eligible private non-profit organizations impacted by a disaster in order to achieve a safer future for all California communities. The Public Assistance Division ensures state and federal support is provided to applicants in an efficient and timely manner in order to assist in recovery from a major disaster or emergency.

Individuals seeking disaster assistance should refer to the Recovery Individual Assistance Division.

​Programs available to state agencies, local governments, special districts and eligible private non-profit organizations

California Disaster Assistance Act (CDAA)

CDAA provides state financial assistance for recovery efforts to cities and/or counties, and certain private nonprofit organizations special districts after a state disaster has been declared.

 

CDAA Fact Sheet

State Private Nonprofit (PNP) Organizations Assistance Program

The State Private Nonprofit Organizations Assistance Program, allows certain eligible Private Nonprofits (PNP) or an Intermediary PNP applicant to receive state assistance for providing essential community services during a state declared disaster.

Federal Disaster Assistance (DR & EM)

Federal financial assistance for recovery efforts is made available to cities, counties, state agencies and eligible private non-profits after a federal disaster has been declared.

Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG)

Federal financial assistance is provided to state agencies, local governments, special districts and Indian Tribal Governments for emergency response and fire suppression activities for federally declared fires.

Other Available Programs

Debris Management

Provides assistance to state agencies, local governments, and Indian Tribal Governments to maximize disaster funding and speed recovery in affected areas. Also provides assistance with the creation of a debris management plan.

Environmental-Historic

Provides subject matter expertise with regard to state and federal environmental and historic laws/regulations

Geotechnical Engineering

​PaymentsPhoto of dollar sign

For any questions regarding your Public Assistance (PA), California Disaster Assistance Act (CDAA), or Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) payments, please direct your questions to the Public Assistance Grants Processing Unit at (916) 845-8110.

​Contact Us

Recovery Infrastructure
Voicemail: (916) 845-8200
Email: DisasterRecovery@caloes.ca.gov

​Carney Briggs

Program Manager I
(916) 767-1771
Carney.Briggs@caloes.ca.gov  

Coastal Region

Alameda
Contra Costa
Del Norte
Humboldt
Lake
Marin
Mendocino
Monterey
Napa
San Benito
San Francisco
San Mateo
Santa Clara
Santa Cruz
Solano
Sonoma

​Peter Crase

Program Manager I
(916) 845-8203
Peter.Crase@caloes.ca.gov

Inland Region

Alpine
Amador
Butte
Calaveras
Colusa
El Dorado
Fresno
Glenn
Kern
Kings
Lassen
Madera
Mariposa
Merced
Modoc
Nevada
Placer
Plumas
Sacramento
San Joaquin
Shasta
Sierra
Siskiyou
Stanislaus
Sutter
Tehama
Trinity
Tulare
Tuolumne
Yolo
Yuba

​Nicholas Vaquero

Program Manager I
(916) 531-5906
Nicholas.Vaquero@caloes.ca.gov

Southern Region

Imperial
Inyo
Los Angeles
Mono
Orange
Riverside
San Bernardino
San Diego
San Luis Obispo
Santa Barbara
Ventura

 

 

List of Projects (Cal OES 95)https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/List Of Projects (Rev.12-09) - Cal OES 95.xlsxList of Projects (Cal OES 95)Used to submit an applicant's list of projects for all disaster eventsRecovery Forms9/16/2021 8:04:16 PM
Direct Administrative Cost Spreadsheethttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/DAC Spreadsheet.pdfDirect Administrative Cost SpreadsheetSpreadsheet used to assist with the documentation for Direct Administrative Costs for FEMA events.Recovery Forms6/17/2019 7:58:32 PM
List of Projects (Cal OES 95)https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/Cal OES 95 - List Of Projects.xlsList of Projects (Cal OES 95)Used to submit an applicant's list of projects for all disaster eventsRecovery Forms7/6/2021 9:49:25 PM
Signature Authority for California State Agencies (Cal OES 130SA)https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/Cal OES 130SA.pdfSignature Authority for California State Agencies (Cal OES 130SA)Submitted by State Agencies when submitting an RFMAS or RPA Recovery Forms6/17/2019 7:58:27 PM
List of Projects (Cal OES 95)https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/CDAA - List of Projects - Cal EMA 95.xlsList of Projects (Cal OES 95)Used to submit an applicant's list of projects for all disaster eventsRecovery Forms8/19/2021 5:41:05 PM
Request for Fire Management Assistance Subgrant (RFMAS)https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/001-RFMAS, FEMA FORM 089-0-24.pdfRequest for Fire Management Assistance Subgrant (RFMAS)Potential applicants must submit this application to Cal OES within 30 days from the close of incident in order to be considered for the FMAG program.Recovery Forms1/9/2020 9:03:24 PM
016 CalOES 89 - Fillablehttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/023 CalOES 89 - Fillable.pdf016 CalOES 89 - FillableDR-4482 Virtual Applicant's Briefing Documents10/22/2020 9:12:31 PM
008 OMB Title 2 C.F.R. Part 200https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/014 OMB Title 2 C.F.R. Part 200.pdf008 OMB Title 2 C.F.R. Part 200DR-4482 Virtual Applicant's Briefing Documents10/22/2020 9:11:40 PM
010 Required Documents for PNPshttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/010 Required Documents for PNPs.pdf010 Required Documents for PNPsDR-4482 Virtual Applicant's Briefing Documents10/22/2020 9:10:31 PM
005 DUNS Number Requirement FAQhttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/005 DUNS Number Requirement FAQ.pdf005 DUNS Number Requirement FAQDR-4482 Virtual Applicant's Briefing Documents10/22/2020 9:09:37 PM
Proclamation and CDAA Process Fact Sheethttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/Proclamation and CDAA Process Fact Sheet Final Feb 2019 (003).pdfProclamation and CDAA Process Fact SheetCDAA Applications Forms6/17/2019 7:58:58 PM
FEMA 4569-DR-CA Fact Sheethttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/FACT SHEET - FEMA-4569-DR-CA.pdfFEMA 4569-DR-CA Fact SheetEarly September 2020 WIldfires FEMA-4569-DR-CAApplicants' Briefing 10/21/2020 11:09:39 PM
REVISED- FACT SHEET - Caldor Fire (FEMA-4619-DR-CA)- 9.30.21https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/REVISED- FACT SHEET - Caldor Fire (FEMA-4619-DR-CA)- 9.30.21.pdfREVISED- FACT SHEET - Caldor Fire (FEMA-4619-DR-CA)- 9.30.21Applicants' Briefing10/1/2021 12:48:18 AM
List of Authorized Agents (Revised 9-2020) Cal OES AA Namehttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/List of Authorized Agents (Revised 9-2020) Cal OES AA Name.pdfList of Authorized Agents (Revised 9-2020) Cal OES AA NameApplicants' Briefing9/15/2021 4:09:02 PM
FF 089-0-24 Request for Fire Management Assistance Subgranthttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/FF 089-0-24 Request for Fire Management Assistance Subgrant.pdfFF 089-0-24 Request for Fire Management Assistance SubgrantApplicants' Briefing10/7/2020 7:08:13 PM
FEMA Public Assistance Policy Guide V4https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/FEMA Public Assistance Policy Guide V4.pdfFEMA Public Assistance Policy Guide V4Applicants' Briefing10/22/2020 9:01:28 PM
FACT SHEET FEMA-4569-DR-CA 12.1.20https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/FACT SHEET FEMA-4569-DR-CA V4.pdfFACT SHEET FEMA-4569-DR-CA 12.1.20Applicants' Briefing12/2/2020 6:34:22 PM
FACT SHEET - FEMA-4558-DR-CAhttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/FACT SHEET - FEMA-4558-DR-CA.pdfFACT SHEET - FEMA-4558-DR-CAApplicants' Briefing11/17/2020 7:05:23 PM
FACT SHEET - CDAA 2021-05 Late January and February 2021 Storms - Version 1 9.12.21https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/FACT SHEET - CDAA 2021-05 Late January and February 2021 Storms - Version 1 9.12.21.pdfFACT SHEET - CDAA 2021-05 Late January and February 2021 Storms - Version 1 9.12.21Applicants' Briefing9/15/2021 4:02:12 PM
FACT SHEET - CDAA 2021-02 Tamarack Fire - Version 1 8.10.21https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/FACT SHEET - CDAA 2021-02 Tamarack Fire - Version 1 8.10.21.pdfFACT SHEET - CDAA 2021-02 Tamarack Fire - Version 1 8.10.21Applicants' Briefing8/19/2021 5:41:23 PM
FACT SHEET - CDAA 2021-01 Mono Winds Event - Version 2 7-14-21https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/FACT SHEET - CDAA 2021-01 Mono Winds Event - Version 2 7-14-21.pdfFACT SHEET - CDAA 2021-01 Mono Winds Event - Version 2 7-14-21Details regarding Public Assistance for Mono Winds Event CDAA-2021-01Applicants' Briefing7/19/2021 10:14:42 PM
FACT SHEET - 2021 Northeast Wildfires (FEMA-4610-DR-CA)https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/FACT SHEET - 2021 Northeast Wildfires (FEMA-4610-DR-CA).pdfFACT SHEET - 2021 Northeast Wildfires (FEMA-4610-DR-CA)Applicants' Briefing10/12/2021 3:02:13 PM
Cal OES 130 - Designation of Applicants Agent Resolution for Non-State Agencieshttps://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/Cal OES 130 - Designation Of Applicant's Agent Resolution For Non-State Agencies (Rev.09-13).pdfCal OES 130 - Designation of Applicants Agent Resolution for Non-State AgenciesCal OES 130 - Designation of Applicants Agent Resolution for Non-State Agencies. Must be renewed every three years. Applicants' Briefing11/24/2021 8:43:11 PM
CDAA Project Application - Cal OES 126https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/Cal OES 126 - CDAA Application (Rev.03-17).pdfCDAA Project Application - Cal OES 126Application required for all applicants applying for CDAA assistance.Applicants' Briefing11/24/2021 8:43:56 PM
011 PA_Management_Costs_Interim_Policy_508_FINAL_11-15-2018https://www.caloes.ca.gov/RecoverySite/Documents/011 PA_Management_Costs_Interim_Policy_508_FINAL_11-15-2018.pdf011 PA_Management_Costs_Interim_Policy_508_FINAL_11-15-2018Applicants' Briefing12/1/2020 10:49:15 PM

 

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