Wildland Fire Information

Governor's Chetco Bar Fire Recovery Council

Follow this link to the Chetco Bar Fire Recovery Website

Fire Survivors Assistance Programs

Funding Assistance

  • The Wildfire Damage Housing Relief Program at Oregon Housing and Community Services can provide up to $7,000 in assistance for low-income Oregonians who have lost their primary home due to wildfire. For more information or to see if you qualify, go to Oregan.Gov
  • Umpqua Bank is offering disaster relief loans up to $2,500 at a rate of 1.99% with no up-front fees and a streamlined application process (subject to credit approval). For more information call 866-790-2121.

Insurance
According to the Insurance Commissioner's Office, most, if not all, home owners' insurance policies include a living expenses clause that will cover full living expenses for people who were in a Level 3 evacuation.

Wildfire Insurance Site
Fire Claims Tip Sheet (available in hard copy at Brookings City Hall)
Insurance Question or Complaint (available as a rack card at Brookings City Hall)
Press Release

Disaster Preparation
Checklist (available as a trifold brochure at Brookings City Hall) 

Where to Donate
Wild Rivers Community Foundation
Brookings Harbor Food Bank

Small Business Recovery Services
Small Business Recovery Services for South West Oregon (PDF)