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Emergency Preparedness for Vulnerable Populations

CA

West Valley Community Services and Sourcewise are excited to host a workshop on June 29 at 2 PM regarding disaster preparedness for our vulnerable populations, which includes seniors, adults with disabilities, and caregivers. The tips that will be shared in this workshop will be tailored for the local and seasonal natural disasters. All attendees will be […]

Responding to Children in Disasters

CA

Children’s Disaster Services trains and certifies volunteers for specialized childcare after disasters, working cooperatively with American Red Cross, to provide a safe environment and a comforting presence for children impacted by trauma since 1980. Child Life Disaster Relief (CLDR) is a partner of CDS, focusing on the psychosocial and emotional needs of children impacted by […]

Emergency Preparedness Training hosted by Sen. Dave Cortese

CA

Last year, California had one of the worst fire seasons on record. South Bay, East Bay, and Peninsula communities suffered through some of the biggest wildfires in our state's history. This year, we are told the wildfire season may begin as early as July. In addition to devastating fires, California is prone to earthquakes which […]

PG&E Community Wildfire Preparedness

CA

PG&E will present their wildfire preparedness plan and answer questions to help everyone be better prepared for wildfire season.   Register in advance

Strengthening Mental Health-Psychosocial Resilience During Covid-19

CA

Building upon IsraAid's Community Resilience Training seminars at the end of 2020, this 3-hour training delves deeper into mental health-psychosocial components of strengthening resilience in times of crisis. Special emphasis will be placed on cultivating participants’ growth mindset, helping them to expand their skills-based knowledge and access the tools necessary to support themselves and their […]

Survivor to Survivor Forum for Wildfires

CA

Trained United Policyholders volunteers with personal experience recovering from previous wildfires will share practical tips for loss recovery and coping with insurance claims. Bring your questions to the forum. More wildfire survivor assistance webinars are listed at https://www.uphelp.org/events/ Register below at the event website.

Rent Relief Webinar

CA

Join Project Sentinel and CADRE for a virtual workshop to view the step-by-step process of applying for CA COVID-19 rent relief for tenants. Learn about other rent relief options.   Bring your questions! Thursday, June 10, 10:00-11:30 a.m.  FREE! Register  

Wildfire Claim Problem Solving

CA

United Policyholders staff will help to solve problems with insurance claims.  Bring questions to the forum.  Tuesday, June 1, 7:00 p.m. More wildfire survivor assistance webinars are listed at www.uphelp.org/events/

Ask the Doctor

CA

Ask the Doctor on Wednesday, June 2nd from 4pm-7pm. Call 408-970-2999 and talk to doctors who are available to answer your questions in English, Spanish, Vietnamese, and Chinese. Doctors can only provide general advice about the COVID-19 vaccine. Flyers in English, Spanish, Vietnamese and Chinese

Survivor to Survivor Forum for Wildfires

CA

Trained United Policyholders volunteers with personal experience recovering from previous wildfires will share practical tips for loss recovery and coping with insurance claims. Bring your questions to the forum.  More wildfire survivor assistance webinars are listed at https://www.uphelp.org/events/ Register below at the event website.

COVID-19 Community Town Hall

CA

COVID-19 Community Town Hall sponsored by Stanford Medicine What's on the horizon? Emerging Issues Around COVID-19 Vaccines for Children Variants of the Virus Mask Guidelines Spanish Translation Available on Zoom Only Traducción en español disponible solo por Zoom FEATURED SPEAKERS/PRESENTADORES INVITADOS Yvonne (Bonnie) A. Maldonado, MD, FAAP, FPIDS, FIDSA, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development […]

VTA Prayer Vigil

CA

Multi-Denomination Prayer Vigil tonight at 6:00 p.m. St. James and 2nd at the train stop. Donate to families. If you or anyone you know was impacted by this shooting, please call (408) 809-2122