North County Fire: Getting and giving support

North County Fires: Getting and Giving Support

If you have more specific resource information, please share it with SFSU Faculty via email so that we can post it here. This can include GoFundMe pages, links to specific shelter sites or programs in need of support or who can provide specific resources. 


Remember that the SSW has a small food pantry in the student mailroom, HSS 208. Please see an email from the school on 10/10/17 for the code or contact the school office for that information: (415) 338-1003. Please take what you need and leave what you can.

From the SFSU President's Office: 

Donate to support fellow community members. Support faculty and staff through a special emergency fund or students through the SF State HOPE Fund.

Apply for assistance. Applications for faculty and staff at University Corporation and for students at the Dean of Students site.

Direct support for members of our school community:

Second year MSW student

Getting Support for yourself and/or someone you know:

Text 888-777 and enter your zip code for important updates on where the fire is spreading, evacuations, road and water conditions, air quality ​

Evacuation Centers: Sonoma County

North County Evacuation Centers, Road Closures, School Closures

American Red Cross: Get Help

Free housing for evacuees through Airbnb


Mental Health and Crisis Resources: National and by County


Giving Support to those in need:

Redwood Empire Food Bank

Red Cross Volunteer Connections

How you can help North Bay fire relief efforts

How to help evacuees of the Northern California Fires (Sacramento Bee)


Talking to children about disasters (American Red Cross)