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Helpful Resources For Lake & Mendocino Counties

Monday, April 20, 2020

NCO's priority is the health and well-being of our staff, clients, community partners, and volunteers during the coronavirus public health emergency. Here, we're posting resources to help our community members meet their basic needs, like energy assistance, housing, food access, and more. Submit your resource to

 Mendocino County-Public Health Order

 Lake County-Public Health Order (May 18, 2020: C20-3)

Mendocino County Public Health Order-COVID-19 (July 1, 2020)

COVID-19 testing in Mendocino County

Órden Oficial de la Salud Pública del Condado de Mendocino de
“Refugio en Casa

Mendocino County COVID-19 Call Center at (707) 234-6052

COVID-19 Testing is FREE with Verily: County of Lake (Press Release June 5, 2020)

Addendum C20-6 Lake County Public Health Order-COVID-19 (May 28, 2020)

Press Release, County of Lake (May 28, 2020): Working together to Slow the Spread of COVID-19

Child Care

Rural Communities Child Care can help essential workers in Lake and Mendocino Counties find child care,
please call (707) 467-3211 or email us at for help with a local child care referral.

For child care needs outside of Lake or Mendocino Counties, please visit My to begin your search

Other Resources (Food, Housing, Financial, Crisis Line etc.)

Healthcare and Insurance Resources

Other Resources in Lake County

Food Resources in Mendocino County

NCOs MendoLake Food Hub will deliver fresh staples including; vegetables, eggs, rice, grains, honey, and more.

Complete Food Resource List for Lake County (Partnership Health Plan)

Online & phone food orders for Lake County

County of Mendocino Food Access and Information.

*apply for CALFresh, Food Stamps, emergency food and more

Looking for your Stimulus payment from the IRS?
Follow this link to ask the Federal government for an update on your check
(Have your Adjusted Gross Income for last year ready) 

 Financial Resources

Behavioral Health and Crisis Line Information

Printable "Hey It's Ok" flyers, with Mendocino County Resources:

How to make a Cotton Face Mask

 Mendocino County Advocacy & Collaboration Team
"What We Know Now"-a weekly newsletter with updates
(Week of April 28, 2020)

Recursos: Lo Que Sabemos Ahora-en español
(4/28/20 6ta Edición) 


Grocery Store and Curbsite Pick up list for Mendocino County (updated 3/27/2020)

Guía para Mercados y Otros Lugares para Distribución de Alimentos Durante la Pandemia del Coronavirus (COVID-19)

 Mendocino South Coast Resources

 Lake County Community Food Drive, call (707) 993-4644 to have food delivered (for the most vulnerable Lake County citizens) 

 Housing Resources-Mendocino County

 Lake and Mendocino County Energy Assistance

Healthy Mendocino Covid-19 Resource Library - Mendocino County

 Lake County Housing Resources 

Program(s) Involved: Community Wellness Projects The Gardens Project Leadership Mendocino Rural Communities Child Care Head Start Child Development Program Redwood Caregiver Resource Center Volunteer Network Nutrition Basics Mendo Lake Food Hub Team Lake County Good Farm Fund School of Adaptive Agriculture Walk & Bike Mendocino Healthy Mendocino Caring Kitchen Project New Digs: Lake County