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  Los Angeles County Disaster Response


Current Situation Report:

Situation Updates are designed to provide current risk communications and situational awareness during emergency events impacting Los Angeles County Clinics.  When there is an on-going event this page will provide specific information on the incident.

When there are no emergencies the section below will show an ALL CLEAR message indicated that there are no incidents in progress.

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Incident Name:
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Severity Prognosis:
Infrastructure Impacts:



Clinic Situation Assessment Checklist.docx
CCALAC's Emergency Preparedness Community Clinic Situation Assessment Form
Clinic Situation Report - L.A. Specific.pdf
Complete this form if you have been impacted by a local event OR if there is a regional event occuring and you have not been impacted.
Emergency Medical Resource Request_to LA County.pdf
Complete this form if you have emergecy medical resource needs and have exhuasted all normal vendors and supply chains.

 Official Response Information


 Public Message


 Public Address Message Map


 Current Earthquake Activity


 Current Fire Weather


 Atmospheric Moisture


 National Hazardous Weather Outlook


 Disaster Assistance Resources


Direct Relief is a leading medical relief organization, active in all 50 states and in 70 countries. It works with more than 1,000 health clinics across the U.S. to assist in emergencies and an ongoing basis, providing them with free medications for people in need. For more information on Direct Relief's response to Hurricane Sandy, please click here. 

Direct Relief USA is ready to support nonprofit clinics and health centers with donations of medications and supplies.  If you are in need of assistance, please call 1-877-303-7201 or e-mail

Please be prepared to provide the following information, if possible:

  • Brief description of the situation
  • Estimated number of people you serve
  • List of needed items (e.g. medications and supplies)
FEMA Assistance 
The first step to receiving disaster-related needs and housing assistance is registering with FEMA. Individuals and business owners who sustain losses in Federally declared disasters can apply for assistance by calling 1-800-621-FEMA (3362).
Disaster assistance applicants, who have a speech disability or hearing loss and use TTY, should call 1-800-462-7585 directly; for those who use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS), call 1-800-621-3362.
Those in affected areas with access to the internet may register by web enabled mobile device at or online here. FEMA is asks that those with ability to register online do so to keep phone lines open for those without connectivity and to share this information with friends and neighbors. 
  • Click here to access a regularly updated list of FEMA Disaster Assistance Center locations. You may also check by mobile phone by texting SHELTER and a zip code to 43362.

  • Update on FEMA Resources for Funding for Temporary Relocation, Repair and Replacement of Damaged or Destroyed Facilities

  • HRSA community-based service delivery grantees located in presidentially-declared disaster areas may be eligible for federal financial assistance. To access the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) guidance regarding federal disaster assistance, including available aid programs, please click here.

    HRSA recommends that grantees apply to Federal disaster assistance programs in addition to taking advantage of local and state disaster assistance programs and assistance available through nongovernmental organizations. While HRSA may have flexibility with regard to certain policies, its ability to provide financial assistance to grantees during disasters varies by program and may be limited. Grantees are advised to check with their project officer to determine any availability or flexibility in funding during emergencies.

  • FAQ for undocumented immigrants regarding FEMA assistance.