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Disaster Preparedness

Are You Prepared?

Finding the immediate resources during a natural disaster can be vital!

On occasion, our district is impacted by weather events that have cause flooding, mudslides and other natural disasters. Below is a list of links from different cities in the district that contain information about disaster relief, updates and other pertinent information.

Ventura County

Ready Ventura County

The Office of Emergency Services (OES) is responsible for countywide disaster planning, mitigation, response and recovery activities. Learn how to make a plan, prepare an emergency supply kit and stay informed on the different types of hazards and emergencies.

Ventura County Alert Emergency Notification System

In an emergency, it is an important to stay up to the date and receive free notifications in real time. Sign up for VC Alerts to receive urgent messages, including evacuation warnings, evacuation orders severe weather advisories, policing incidents, missing at-risk individuals and more.

Register online, email or call (805) 648-9283.

211 Ventura County

Interface 211 Ventura County (211VC) is a program of Interface Children & Family Services, the most comprehensive information and referral service for local residents. 211 is available by phone, text and web 24 hours a day, 7 a days week. During disasters, 211Now offers alerts and resources.

Los Angeles County

Alert LA County

Alert LA County is an opt-in mass notification system available to residents and businesses in Los Angeles County. Sign up to receive notifications when an emergency or natural disaster occurs.

Ready Your LA Business

Plan for the unpredictable! Ready Your LA Business is a free workbook to help you prepare your business for any emergency.

Learn how to take steps to secure your business premises, how to assess your insurance coverage and how to rebuild a business after an emergency.

Planning is the easiest, cheapest and most effective tool for disaster recovery.

Earthquake Preparedness

  • Sign up for MyShake
    • MyShake is an earthquake early warning (EEW) system that detects earthquakes before shaking is felt.
  • Practice Drop, Cover, and Hold On

Energy Alerts & Emergencies

Landslide/Mudslide Preparedness

Resources by Cities

Further Reading

Please contact my district office at (805) 370-0542 if you require non-emergency assistance.