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On this website and through the Roadmap to Recovery program you will find tips, tools and resources relevant to the 2017 North Bay wildfires. Our main focus is on helping you navigate your insurance claim toward a full, fair and prompt settlement. We also offer guidance on debris removal, temporary living arrangements, government aid, construction issues, hiring professional help, and deciding how and if you will repair, rebuild or buy a replacement home.
ATTENTION HOUSEHOLDS IMPACTED BY THE 2017 WILDFIRES IN THE NORTH BAY, CALIFORNIA:
Please take a few minutes to complete a short survey. The purpose is to gather information about insurance and recovery, progress and problems. The information we collect through this survey will help our non-profit organization and our local partners support your community during the long term recovery. Your identity will be kept confidential when the survey results are analyzed.
If you take action to make your home less likely to be seriously damaged or destroyed in a wildfire, your insurance company should reward you with a discount on your premium...or at the very least keep you as a customer and not drop you. United Policyholders' Wildfire Mitigation and Insurance Project aims to make this common sense concept a reality. We...Read More
According to recently released findings of the National Institute of Building Science, 23 years of federal mitigation grants provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Economic Development Administration (EDA) and Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), resulted in a national benefit of $6 for every $1 invested. That...Read More