If you would not be able to hear sirens or would need help leaving your home, please complete and mail in an Evacuation Assistance Card using the following steps:

Step 1: Obtain Evacuation Assistance Request Card 

This card is included in the annual Emergency Planning calendar that is mailed to residents located within the Emergency Planning Zone and Public Education Zone. You can also download and print the request card here or have one mailed to you by calling the Office of Emergency Services at (805) 781-5011.

Step 2: Complete the Request Card

Please complete all fields on the card. Missing information may hinder our ability to best assist you during an emergency.

Step 3: Submit Request Card 

Mail the card to:

County Government Center

Attn: Office of Emergency Services

1055 Monterey St, Room D430

San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Step 4: Receive Confirmation 
Once your card has been received and processed, you will receive an informational packet and confirmation that you are on the Evacuation Assistance List.
Step 5: Stay on the List
Fill out and return an Evacuation Assistance Card each year.

If you urgently need information or transportation assistance during an emergency, call (805) 543-2444. This number is staffed during emergencies that could affect large numbers of people in the County.