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ANIMAL SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER

ANIMAL SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER #65631030


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  • 11232 B Avenue
    Auburn, Placer
local_phone
  • Animal Services Emergenc
    530-886-5375

Animal Services is a Division of County of Placer Health & Human Services. There are Animal Shelters in Auburn and Truckee.

Placer County Animal Services strives to improve the lives of animals in their care through community outreach and education, providing veterinary treatment and preventative care, reuniting lost pets with their families and ensuring positive outcomes through adoption, rescue or foster programs.

Shelter Services:
  • Lost pet reunification
  • Pet adoption
  • Pet licensing
  • Vaccine clinics
  • Resources for pet owners
  • Connection to local animal rescue groups and non-profit organizations
  • Shelter tours
  • Community education
  • Volunteering
  • Animal foster programs

Field Services:
  • Stray animal pickup
  • Aggressive animal response
  • Cruelty/neglect investigations
  • Barking complaints
  • Public education
  • Injured domestic and wildlife pickup
  • Disaster response

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CALFRESH - NCDSS

NEVADA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES #4662012


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  • 950 Maidu Avenue
    Nevada City, Nevada
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  • Social Services- Truckee
    530-582-7803

CalFresh is a food supplement program, formerly known as Food Stamps or SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), that helps qualified individuals obtain nutritious food.

ELIGIBILITY 
Many CalFresh customers work and are considered low income. Others may be unable to work due to lack of work or inability to work; individuals receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI and SSD), and Social Security are eligible for CalFresh. Individuals receiving or authorized to receive SSI/SSP (Supplemental Security Income/State Supplemental Payment) are eligible for CalFresh, provided all other eligibility criteria are met. 

Even if temporary, individuals and families who have experienced a change in their circumstances due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and need additional help, may apply for CalFresh. Californians can visit GetCalFresh.org to apply or call 877-847-3663 (FOOD) to be connected to their local county social service office.

APPLYING
To app… [read more]
ANIMAL SERVICES - LTHS

LAKE TAHOE HUMANE SOCIETY AND SPCA #4664208


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  • 884 Emerald Bay Road
    South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado



Offers services for pets including a spay/neuter assistance program, an emergency pet food bank, shelter adoptions.

Coordinates mutual and disaster aid, animal rescue networking, and offers free disaster preparedness kits. Agreements are in place with agencies and suppliers for set up and operation of temporary small animal housing facilities during emergencies or natural disasters.

AMERICAN RED CROSS - NORTHERN NEVADA CHAPTER

AMERICAN RED CROSS - NORTHERN NEVADA CHAPTER #65630860


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  • 4750 Longley Lane
    Reno, Washoe
local_phone
  • Main Program Office
    775-856-1000

Down the street and in your neighborhood, the American Red Cross of Northern Nevada responds to disasters and emergencies both large and small to those displaced by earthquakes, wildfires, floods, home and apartment fires, gas leaks, or windstorms; delivers preparedness, health & safety courses including CPR and First Aid certification; and, provides Services to the Armed Forces for members of the military and their families.

IF HOME IS DESTROYED IN A DISASTER
If someone knows for certain the they have lost their home in a disaster, t
hey can call 844-236-0153 any time 24/7 to let American Red Cross know. ARC can open a case file and there may be resources available through ARC to help.
EMERGENCY SERVICES - NCCERT

NEVADA COUNTY COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM #4664346


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  • Nevada City, Nevada


Provides information about what to expect following a major disaster in terms of immediate services, provides resources for mitigation and preparedness. Offers training for needed life saving skills, and organizes teams so that they are an extension of first responder services offering immediate help to victims until professional services arrive.


EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION FOR HOME & FAMILY - NC OES

NEVADA COUNTY OFFICE OF EMERGENCY SERVICES #10456348


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  • Eric Rood Administrative Center
    Nevada City, Nevada

In the event of disaster, the Ready Nevada County dashboard will display real time data.
READY NEVADA COUNTY DASHBOARD
 - https://nevcounty.maps.arcgis.com/apps/MapSeries/index.html?appid=dfae8e3b36e3455bbf9dcc865349e72e

ABOUT THE READY NEVADA COUNTY DASHBOARD - https://www.mynevadacounty.com/civicalerts.aspx?AID=3157

The Nevada County Office of Emergency Services (OES) is responsible for coordinating with County departments, municipalities, key stakeholders, and special districts to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from all disasters.

Ready Nevada County is an effort coordinated by OES to raise awareness and mobilize the community to prevent and prepare for wildfire.

English Handbook - 2021 READY, SET, GO! Handbook
https://www.mynevadacounty.com/DocumentCenter/View/38222/RNC2021_Handbook-WEB
Includes info about evacuation planning and checklists.

Spanish Handbook - 2021 ¡PREPARADOS, LISTOS, A EVACUAR! Manual
https://www.mynevadacounty.com/Doc… [read more]
TRUSTED INFORMATION SOURCES IN EVENT OF DISASTER - NC OES

NEVADA COUNTY OFFICE OF EMERGENCY SERVICES #73393611


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  • Eric Rood Administrative Center
    Nevada City, Nevada

In the event of disaster, Nevada County Office of Emergency Services recommends the following trusted information sources (aka trusted news sources).

TRUSTED INFORMATION SOURCES per Ready Nevada County "Ready, Set, Go" Guide. Note to 211 call agents: Share ALL sources below with callers.
  • 211Connecting Point, 2-1-1 or 1-833-DIAL211, 211ConnectingPoint.org
  • CHP Grass Valley, 530-477-4900
  • County of Nevada, 530-265-1218, MyNevadaCounty.com
  • County of Nevada Office of Emergency Services, 530-265-1515, ReadyNevadaCounty.org
  • Sierra Sun, SierraSun.com
  • The Union, TheUnion.com
  • YubaNet, YubaNet.com
  • KNCO 830AM, KNCO.com
  • KOH 780AM, KKOH.com
  • KTKE 101.5 FM, TruckeeTahoeRadio.com
  • KVMR 89.5 FM & 105.1 FM, KVMR.org
  • Nevada County Media, NevadaCountyMedia.org, Channel 17 (Comcast & Suddenlink)
This list also appears in the Ready, Set, Go! Handbook on page 31 of the paper guide and page 34 of the PDF. Links to English and Spanish below.

English Handbook - 2021 READY, SET, GO! Handbook
https://www.… [read more]
211-CALDOR FIRE - AUG 2021

CONNECTING POINT #74415169


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  • 208 Sutton Way
    Grass Valley, Nevada

211 Connecting Point provides information about the Caldor Fire as relevant to Nevada County and Placer County, including Tahoe/Truckee.

REGISTER FOR ALERTS
For the most up-to-date information on evacuations and wildfire preparedness, refer to your area’s page below and sign-up for Nixle Text alerts by texting your zip code to 888777
HAVE A PLANNevada County has evacuated tags, Know Your Evacuation Zone fridge magnets, postcards, Ready, Set, Go! Handbooks, and more that are currently available at the Truckee Library, the Truckee Police Department, and the Trucke… [read more]
211-CALIFORNIA 211 CALL CENTERS

CONNECTING POINT #68869729


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  • After-Hours
    2-1-1

211 Connecting Point can refer people to other 211 call centers in California. 211 Call Center Representatives can access a PDF document that contains County, Phone Number, Lead Entity, Website, and State Region served.

 
California 211 Direct Phone Numbers
2‑1‑1 is a free telephone number providing access to local community services.
2‑1‑1 is available in multiple languages, allowing people access to information and to obtain referrals for resources such as physical and mental health, housing, utility, food, transportation, employment assistance, and suicide and crisis interventions. 2‑1‑1 also provides disaster preparedness, response, and recovery during declared emergencies.

 
County Number
Alameda 888-886-9660
Alpine During disasters only
Amador No 211 service
Butte 866-916-3566
Calaveras During disasters only
Colusa During disasters only
Contra Costa -----------------------------------…
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211-RIVER FIRE - AUG 2021

CONNECTING POINT #74002931


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  • 208 Sutton Way
    Grass Valley, Nevada

211 Connecting Point provides information about the River Fire.

FEDERAL

On August 24, 2021, President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. approves California Disaster Declaration. The President’s action makes Federal funding available to affected individuals in the counties of Lassen, Nevada, Placer, and Plumas.

Residents and business owners who sustained losses in the designated counties can apply for assistance by the following means:
  • Register online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov
  • Call FEMA’s Helpline at 1-800-621-3362 (1-800-621-FEMA)
  • If you are hearing and speech impaired and use a text telephone (TTY), you may call 1-800-462-7585 (TTY)
  • If you use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS), please use the standard toll-free FEMA Helpline at 1-800-621-3362
The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 7am to 10pm (local Pacific Standard Time) seven days a week until further notice. General questions or comments about FEMA disaster assistance for individuals and families can be emailed to askia@fema.dhs… [read more]