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Welcome to the Ventura County Human Services Agency's Emergency Information website

In the event of a county wide disaster or emergency, please visit the County of Ventura’s Disaster Information website at:  During a disaster or emergency, this site will post timely status updates to keep the public, clients and staff informed.  


All sites are open and fully operational at this time

Disaster Information Resources

Human Services Agency customers and members of the public who need information on how and where to access county services during an emergency may call 2-1-1.

Social Media—The Ventura County Human Services Agency will post disaster related information for the public, clients, and staff on the HSA Facebook Page and on Twitter.



Foster Parents, Resource Families & Caregivers:  If you need to relocate with the child(ren) in your care due to fire conditions, please follow these reporting procedures. If you have had to relocate and need resources, please contact Child Hope Services. They are ready to assist.


 Disaster Preparedness

To learn how to prepare for all types of disasters and sign up for VC Alert, Ventura County’s emergency notification system, visit the Ready Ventura County website.  

Copies of Ventura County’s Emergency Preparedness Guide are available in English and Spanish.

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Heat Emergency

To learn how to prepare for a heat emergency, what to do during one, or to find a Cooling Center closest to you, visit the Ready Ventura County website.



NOTE: As a convenience to our visitors, this page may contain links to external websites that are not managed or controlled by the County of Ventura.