Disaster Legal Assistance Collaborative

Free legal help for survivors of California disasters, and resources for volunteers, provided by trusted California nonprofit legal aid providers

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Disaster Information

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Find information regarding COVID-19 legal issues.

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CZU Lightning Complex
San Mateo & Santa Cruz Counties

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North Complex and Willow Fires
Butte, Plumas and Yuba County

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Glass Fire
Napa & Sonoma Counties

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Valley Fire
San Diego County

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LNU Lightning Complex
Napa, Lake, Sonoma, Solano, & Yolo Counties

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Issues We Can Help With

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Homeowner


Homeowner Disaster FAQs
Insurance


Consumer


Document Replacement
Price Gauging


Employment


Unemployment Benefits
Unsafe working conditions


Disaster Assistance


Applying to FEMA
FEMA appeal letters
SBA assistance


Landlord/Tenant


Tenant FAQs
Current Protections
Landlord FAQs

Disaster Resources

California Helping Handbooks click here

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