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San Diego County Recovery

San Diego County Recovery works to maximize disaster assistance to eligible public and private entities and residents through various state and federal disaster assistance programs.

Following an emergency or disaster, additional information and resources will be available throughout this website.

February 2017 Tijuana River Sewage Spill

Business that have experienced substantial economic injury due to the Tijuana sewage spill are requested to complete an Estimated Disaster Economic Injury Worksheet for Businesses to assist the region in qualifying for a US Small Business Administration Disaster Declaration. Completed forms can be submitted to Completion of the form does not guarantee financial assistance, but will help the region qualify for potential federal aid, which may include low interest loans to provide small businesses with working capital until able to the resume normal operations after a disaster.

2017 Winter Storms

The Red Guide to Recovery

The Red Guide to Recovery: A Resource Handbook for Disaster Survivors is a comprehensive, easy-to-read post incident recovery tool that walks disaster survivors step-by-step through the recovery process.  Disaster survivors are often overwhelmed by stress and uncertainty after a loss caused by a natural or manmade disaster, and the handbook addresses such stress and uncertainty by providing the information and tools survivors need to cope with a disaster.   Learn more

View the Condensed Red Guide to Recovery for San Diego County


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