For Information, call 211

Emergency Assistance

Emergency Assistance

In the event of an emergency, call 911. For general non-emergencies, call the Sheriff Office Dispatch at (805) 683-2724.

Local Emergency Alerts for Santa Barbara County:

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Santa Barbara County Fire Department :

Santa Barbara County Sheriff :

Montecito Fire Department
595 San Ysidro Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
Non-emergencies, call (805) 969-7762

Carpinteria – Sumerland Fire Protection District :
Administration Office: 1140 Eugenia Place, Suite A in Carpinteria
(805) 684-4591

Crisis Counseling and Assistance
If a crisis places anyone in immediate danger, call 911. If the crisis does not involve immediate danger, and if the person in crisis has insurance coverage through a health plan, call the health plan to get a referral to a covered mental health provider. For all others in Santa Barbara County, call the 24-hour toll-free Access Line at (888) 868-1649. Someone is available to assist you 24 hours per day, seven days per week.

The American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross (Red Cross) provides emergency food, shelter, and disaster health and mental health services to individuals and families affected by a disaster. For information, call (800) RED-CROSS (733-2767).

If you are impacted by a disaster, “SAFE and WELL” provides a way for you to register yourself as “safe and well.” From a list of standard messages, you can select those that you want to communicate to your family members, letting them know of your well-being. For more information, visit the Red Cross website at .

The Salvation Army:
The Salvation Army provides a variety of services including help with food, household needs, clothing and personal needs. For information, call (800) 725-2769 or visit the Salvation Army website at .

Contact The County

105 E. Anapamu St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone: 211
Fire Weather Watch issued for parts of Santa Barbara County effective June 14th and Excessive Heat Watch effective June 15th.
Alerta Meteorológica por Riesgo de Incendio emita para partes del condado de Santa Barbara efectivo 14 de junio y Alerta de calor excesivo a partir del 15 de junio.