ROC (Rebuilding Our Community) Sonoma County

March 22nd, 2018 by Staff

Mission Statement: ROC Sonoma County is a collaborative network that addresses the long-term recovery needs related to the disaster of the 2017 Sonoma County Fires.

From a statement issued by ROC on 03/15/18:

Our Story: ROC Sonoma County grew out of the catalytic efforts of VOAD, FEMA, CA OES, etc. who, based upon experience with communities facing the impact of disasters understand the resources needed to promote long-term recovery for a community. The purpose of ROC Sonoma County is to establish and maintain a network within and on behalf of faith-based, non-profit, governmental, business and other organizations and agencies, which will provide for a coordinated recovery effort for the Sonoma County Fires.

Our Focus: ROC Sonoma County will coordinate the management of the long-term recovery to all Sonoma County community members affected by the Sonoma County Fires who do not have adequate personal resources for basic needs as a result of the disaster.

Our Committees – Besides a Steering Committee, the work of ROC is distributed among ten committees.

 

Committee Name Chair Contact Information
Steering Committee Adam Peacocke

Jennielynn Holmes

adam@feathervine.com

jholmes@srcharities.org

Disaster Case Management Karen Shimizu kshimizu@srcharities.org
Rebuilding/Construction Randall Packard

Kevin Cox

gpackard@srcs.k12.ca.us
Volunteers Cami Kahl ckahl@volunteernow.org
Physical, Emotional, Spiritual Care Chris Carson windsorcarson@gmail.com
Donations Management Nikki Giacomini nikki.peersonoma@gmail.com
Housing (Rental) Tom Schwedhelm tschwedhelm@srcity.org
Communications Rio Ray Rio.ray@usw.salvationarmy.org
Community Assessment Dave Kronberg Davidk1138@aol.com
Unmet Needs Karin Demarest kdemarest@sonomacf.org

 

Contact Information – If you are interested in learning more you can contact the co-chairs of the ROC Sonoma County Committee:

  • Adam Peacocke (Sonoma Church United Relief): 707-235-6506
  • Jennielynn Holmes (Catholic Charities): 707-800-2372

Please join us at our general meetings which are held on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 3:00pm at the Salvation Army office, 93 Stony Circle in Santa Rosa. If you are a NEW organization please come to ROC Sonoma County’s orientation at 2:30pm on the fourth Wednesday of every month before the general meetings.

 

ROC (Rebuilding Our Community) Sonoma County

Hotline – 1-833-513-6977

Website – www.rocsonomacounty.org

Facebook – www.facebook.com/Rebuilding-our-Community-ROC-Sonoma-County-1969826340011712/

Recovery Resources, Sites and Services

Agencies participating in ROC SC will meet with clients needing assistance to conduct a basic triage to understand long term recovery needs and resources. Triage means asking for basic demographic information and a brief set of questions to assess the impact of the fire and eligibility for case management support. If eligible for case management, one will be assigned from a ROC partner agency. If a survivor does not need case management, ROC SC agencies will provide basic needs support and case work as needed and available.

To access long term recovery support and triage please contact the following agencies:

Catholic Charities of Santa Rosa

987 Airway Court in Santa Rosa

833-513-6977

getfirehelp@srcharities.org

Drop in hours Wednesday at 3pm, Fridays at 11am 

Community Action Partnership – CAP

141 Stony Circle, Suite 210, Santa Rosa

707-544-6911

Jewish Family and Children’s Services

1360 North Dutton Avenue, Suite C, Santa Rosa

707-303-1500

Tzu Chi

1615 Cleveland Avenue, Santa Rosa

707-546-1945

tzuchi@gmail.com

 

Information will be updated as new information is submitted, last updated: 2-5-18.

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