For Governments & Tribal

Building Partnerships with Tribal Governments is essential in emergency management​ planning, response and recovery.  Effective relationships with tribes are a necessary step in working together to build more resilient and better prepared communities.

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​The California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) Response consists of Regional Operations, Local Emergency Agencies, Mutual Aid, Fire and Rescue, Hazardous Materials, Law Enforcement, Volunteer, Threat Response and Reporting Suspicious Activity. In partnership, Cal OES works with, coordinates and responds to multiple types of emergency response situations.


Within Cal OES, the Recovery Section is responsible for managing disaster recovery and providing assistance to local governments and individuals impacted by disasters.

​Grants & Funding

​Cal OES’ Grants Management Section is responsible for administering more than $2 billion in funds for homeland security, emergency management, justice programs and victim services, a majority of which are distributed to local and regional entities to enable the most effective prevention, detection, response and recovery efforts.


Cal OES provides training support to the First Responder community within California. The Training Division, while working closely with the California State Training Institute (CSTI) ensures the most comprehensive access to training courses which enhance the capability to accomplish the critical mission areas of Prevent, Protect, Respond, Mitigate and Recover in support of the California statewide training strategy.

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Public Safety

​Public Safety Communications (PSC) serves the State of California by providing public safety communications to the State's first responders and oversight of the 9-1-1 system to the People of California. The PSC is dedicated to the preservation and protection of human life and public safety by delivering reliable and dependable communication services keeping the public connected during times of crisis.

​Events for Governments & Tribal



Mutual Aid Regional Advisory Committee (MARAC) Meeting Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=55Mutual Aid Regional Advisory Committee (MARAC) Meeting7/26/2018 4:00:00 PM7/26/2018 7:00:00 PMBuena Park Community Center 6688 Beach Blvd, Buena Park, CA 90621{229CC7FE-8703-4869-8AAC-280AF3FD068C}GP0|#065b718b-d598-44fd-a2c9-9f3cb3db8020;L0|#0065b718b-d598-44fd-a2c9-9f3cb3db8020|Regional Operations;GTSet|#35129ea4-2b69-4523-92bc-aa23dc2aa4fb0x0100E06C2D919CFD734A97280E79E87DD00B010100387324FD6D07944F8CCE6F443C5B6EED55
Applicants’ Briefing for the Creek Fire, FEMA-5245-FM-CA’ Briefing for the Creek Fire, FEMA-5245-FM-CAApplicants’ Briefing for the Creek Fire, FEMA-5245-FM-CA7/26/2018 8:30:00 PM7/26/2018 11:00:00 PM<div>County Administration Building<br>1450 Court Street, Room 352<br>Redding, CA 96001<br><br></div><p>​​The briefing will provide information on the application procedures, cost eligibility, documentation requirements, payment processing, and deadlines specific to the Creek Fire (FEMA-5245-FM) incident. Potential applicants for this event are encouraged to attend the briefing. This invitation may be extended to any public organization that may have assisted with this disaster. </p><p><br>Please RSVP to for this Applicants' Briefing no later than close of business on Tuesday, July 24, 2018. </p>{4BCB2970-F13A-4DBE-B3C7-A5C417048F70}GP0|#5c2352b6-fb4e-475d-8d45-1bce5e618ade;L0|#05c2352b6-fb4e-475d-8d45-1bce5e618ade|Recovery;GTSet|#35129ea4-2b69-4523-92bc-aa23dc2aa4fb0x0100E06C2D919CFD734A97280E79E87DD00B01020044D24B94BBDA524F97A9D7F7141BE15797
Applicants’ Briefing for the West Fire, FEMA-5251-FM-CA’ Briefing for the West Fire, FEMA-5251-FM-CAApplicants' Briefing for the West Fire, FEMA-5251-FM-CA. 8/7/2018 4:00:00 PM8/7/2018 7:00:00 PM<div>County of San Diego Operations Center<br>5500 Overland Avenue, 1st Floor, Room 120<br>San Diego, CA 92123</div><div> </div><div>*Please park in Parking Structure at 5515 Overland Avenue and walk to 5500 Overland Avenue                         <br></div><p>​Applicants’ Briefing for the West Fire, FEMA-5251-FM-CA was declared by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as a Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) disaster event in San Diego County. The FMAG Program provides reimbursement of eligible costs for emergency response and protective measures, and fire suppression. </p><p>Please RSVP to for this Applicants' Briefing no later than close of business on Friday, August 3, 2018. </p>{652D4995-984B-458A-B082-47B629F1B175}GP0|#5c2352b6-fb4e-475d-8d45-1bce5e618ade;L0|#05c2352b6-fb4e-475d-8d45-1bce5e618ade|Recovery;GTSet|#35129ea4-2b69-4523-92bc-aa23dc2aa4fb0x0100E06C2D919CFD734A97280E79E87DD00B01020044D24B94BBDA524F97A9D7F7141BE15798
State Emergency Response Committee (SERC) Meeting Events/DispForm.aspx?ID=24State Emergency Response Committee (SERC) Meeting10/30/2018 8:30:00 PM10/30/2018 11:00:00 PMCalifornia Governor's Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) Headquarters - Multipurpose Rooms 1 & 2 - 3650 Schriever Avenue, Mather, CA 95655{3B14F997-5E14-4EA5-8BDE-760FFB674851}GP0|#8956b78c-ade5-4aa1-b9a6-2981aed508bc;L0|#08956b78c-ade5-4aa1-b9a6-2981aed508bc|Fire & Rescue;GTSet|#35129ea4-2b69-4523-92bc-aa23dc2aa4fb0x0100E06C2D919CFD734A97280E79E87DD00B0101000BEFB8DAF9062147909BB37E58F5E3B824


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