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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.


1. SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center to Close in Bonsall February 15th, 2018

2. Disaster Recovery Center Transitioning to SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center

3. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Assistance

4. Getting Disaster Help from Small Business Administration (SBA)

5. SBA assistance now available for residents and business impacted by the 2017 Lilac Fire


Recovery Assistance Hotline and Email

Unincorporated County residents affected by the wildfires may call the

Recovery Assistance Hotline (858) 495-5200

or email CountyFireRecovery@sdcounty.ca.gov. Both will be staffed by County employees from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Callers can leave a voice mail after hours and County staff will return the call the next day.

Erosion Control Center (LAST DAY OF OPERATION FEBRUARY 13, 2018)

After February 13, the Erosion Control Center will no longer be open except before and during major rain storms. For information on erosion control, or to schedule a property assessment after the center is closed, please call (888) 846-0800.

San Diego County’s Bonsall Road Station
2370 Pala Road, Bonsall, CA 92003
Operating Hours:

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free sandbags, fiber rolls and items to stabilize properties before winter rains arrive are available.

December 2017 Fire Recovery Resources



The Red Guide to Recovery

Logo for the Red GuideThe Red Guide to Recovery: A Resource Handbook for Disaster Survivors is a comprehensive, easy-to-read post incidentrecovery 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