Emergency Management

LeadingAge California’s member communities are subject to an array of natural disasters and need to be equipped with the most up-to-date resources. This Emergency Management page includes the latest guidance from key agencies and departments, emergency alerts, and preparedness resources. Navigate these resources by disaster type in the section below.


Wildfire Status & Response Resources

Realtime Wildfire Map

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Latest Updates from CALFIRE

Latest Updates

PG&E has notified Cal OES that it has begun a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) event. Below is an update on the current status of the event. PG&E PSPS Event 08.17.2021, Submission #10.

  • Current PSPS Stage: Re-energization Initiated
  • Total Customers Potentially Impacted: 0
  • Total Medical Baseline Customers Potentially Impacted: 0
  • Potentially Impacted Counties: None
  • Weather Event Window: 8/17/21 at 2000 hours to 8/18/21 at 1600 hours
  • Total Customers Currently De-energized: 48,624
  • Total Medical Baseline Customers Currently De-energized: 4,033
  • Counties Currently Impacted by De-energization: Butte, Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Lassen, Mendocino, Napa, Plumas, Shasta, Solano, Sonoma, Tehama, and Yolo Counties
  • Highest Number of Customers De-energized as of this Notification: 47,753
  • Current Number of Customers with Power Restored: 1,751
  • Current Number of Medical Baseline Customers with Power Restored: 56 
  • Customers restored using islanding or backup generations: 1,716 

LeadingAge California members who need additional assistance should contact Melanie Ripley or Eric Dowdy.

Provider Information Notice 21-07-CCLD
Department of Social Services provides Preparing for Extreme Heat, Public Safety Power Shutoffs, and Wildfire Emergencies.

All Facilities Letter AFL 21-16
Department of Public Health provides Hot Summer Weather Advisory.

If you have any questions about infection prevention and control of COVID-19, please contact the CDPH Healthcare-Associated Infections Program at HAIProgram@cdph.ca.gov or novelvirus@cdph.ca.gov. If you have any questions about emergency plans or emergency transfer of residents, please contact your local district office.

You may also view other AFLs at the All Facilities Letters webpage.

Extreme Heat & Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) Resources

Fire Preparedness Resources

Find out if you’re at risk

Sign Up for FEMA Safety Tips

Text FIRE to 43362 or text WILDFIRE to 43362 or text BLACKOUT to 43362

Additional Resources

Public Health Emergency Resources