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Local Assistance Center to Open Friday in Lucerne

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. (August 8, 2018) – A one-stop Local Assistance Center (LAC) for those impacted by the Mendocino/Lake Complex Fire will be opening this Friday, August 10th at the Lucerne Alpine Senior Center, 3985 Country Club Drive, Lucerne, CA 95458.   The LAC will be open from


10:00am-7:00pm, Friday, August 10th through Friday, August 17th.  There will be no LAC in Lakeport.


A wide-ranging array of services and expertise will be available.  Some of the organizations that will be present include: American Red Cross, North Coast Opportunities, Habitat for Humanity, United Methodist Church, Lake County Behavioral Health, Veteran’s Services, Lake County Departments of Environmental Health, Community Development, Behavioral Health, Social Services, Public Services, Social Security Administration, Social Services, Habitat for Humanity, to name a few.


If you need food replacement, assistance accessing medical care, or have concerns about your animals, debris removal, obtaining replacement copies of vital records or driver’s licenses, or even questions regarding insurance matters, there will be people on site at the LAC to help and answer your questions.  All partnering organizations will be there to help make profoundly complicated situations a little bit easier, and offer some of the first building blocks of successful long-term recovery.


For more information, contact the Department of Social Services, (707) 995-4260


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Urgent Health Advisory

Effective immediately, people on private water systems whose tap water comes from their own private intake into the lake, in the Oaks Arm and Lower Arm of Clear Lake should not drink the water.

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