A Resource List for Those in Need
Apply for Disaster Assistance
Apply online for disaster assistance through FEMA. You can also visit Poinsettia Pavilion in Ventura (3451 Foothill Rd, Ventura, CA 93003) There are various assistance agencies all in one place to help anyone affected by the fire as of 12.13.17.
Apply for Unemployment Online
If you have lost work due to the fire, you can file for unemployment. If you need help filling out this form, you can call the EDD and they will help walk you through it. We suggest calling at 8:00 am when they open so you can connect to an operator. English: 1-800-300-5616
Ventura County Ready
County website with accurate information on fire size, road closures and mandatory evacuations with this country website.
EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER HOTLINE 805-465-6650
Thomas Fire Help – Google Sheet
ThomasFireHelp.com is a google sheet list of resources and a way to offer help.
Ojai Strong Recovery
Compiled list of resources on many topics: lung health, donation centers, trauma recovery, smoke clean up, and more.