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PUBLIC BUS - NEVADA COUNTY CONNECTS

NEVADA COUNTY TRANSIT SERVICES DEPARTMENT - NEVADA COUNTY CONNECTS #41406120


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  • 13801 John Bauer Avenue
    Grass Valley, Nevada
local_phone
  • On Demand Bus Service
    530-477-0103 ext 0

The Nevada County Transit home page includes any COVID-19 updates, and an app where you can select a route, a direction, and a stop to see real time predictions of arrival time of a Nevada County Connects bus. The app can be downloaded to a mobile device. https://www.nevadacountyca.gov/3456/Transit-Services. See below for info about evacuating with animals in event of disaster.
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The Nevada County Connects public buses provide safe, convenient, reliable, and affordable fixed route transit services. Paratransit and senior dial-a-ride transportation services are available through Nevada County Now (formerly Gold Country Lift) https://www.nevadacountyca.gov/2262/Nevada-County-Now-Paratransit-Services

Rider's Guides with a system map, bus schedules and general information can be picked at local public libraries, Nevada City City Hall, Grass Valley City Hall, Nevada City Chamber of Commerce, and the Greater Gr…
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EMPLOYMENT, TRAINING, AND BUSINESS SERVICES - NCBCN

NEVADA COUNTY BUSINESS AND CAREER NETWORK #4663791


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  • 988 McCourtney Rd
    Grass Valley, Nevada
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  • Grass Valley Office
    530-265-7088

Alliance for Workforce Development offers services through the Nevada County Business and Career Network offices

Employment resources include:
  • Resource center with access to computers, a printer machine, job listings, staff assistance, and referral forms to specific programs
  • Youth employment and on-the-job training
  • Career guidance
  • Unemployment assistance (computer help with EDD claims and contacts for EDD)
  • Workshops for:
    • Resumes
    • Basic computer skills
    • Job search
  • Training assistance and assessment
  • Special funding to assist workers impacted by COVID-19 (email covid19customer@ncen.org)
  • May be able to assist with:
    • Child care
    • Housing
    • Utility assistance
    • Transportation assistance
    • Tools
    • Telework equipment
    • and more

Opportunities for Business Services include:
  • Job listings
  • Human Resources assistance and information
  • Hiring assistance
  • Referrals

Websites:
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TRUSTED INFORMATION SOURCES IN EVENT OF DISASTER - PC OES

PLACER COUNTY OFFICE OF EMERGENCY SERVICES #78734734


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  • 2968 Richardson Drive
    Auburn, Placer
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  • Emergency
    9-1-1

Placer County Office of Emergency Services (OES), in cooperation with local cities, special districts, and fire and law enforcement agencies, provides emergency management services. During an active incident that requires emergency sheltering, such as a fire or a flood, OES secures resources necessary for first responders to protect the community. Ready Placer dashboard provides information on trusted information sources for Placer County in the event of a disaster. All sources are subject to change. To see the most recent information, visit the communications page on the Ready Placer dashboard - https://experience.arcgis.com/experience/07930e6e8f034ae4bba71e8bfedb2779/page/Communications

TRUSTED INFORMATION SOURCES:

Social Media
Facebook 
Placer County: https://facebook.com/PlacerCA
Placer County Sheriff's Office: https://facebook.com/PlacerSheriff
CAL FIRE Nevada Placer Yuba Unit: https://www.facebook.com/CALFIRENEU
Twitter 
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COMMUNICABLE DISEASES - PCPHD

PLACER COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH #75356553


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  • 11572 B Avenue
    Auburn, Placer
local_phone
  • Communicable Diseases (Available for Disease & Outbreak Reporting)
    530-889-7183

Placer County Public Health Department (PCPHD) partners with medical care providers in the community, and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), to prevent and control the spread of infectious diseases. PCPHD investigates and follows up on reported cases and their contacts. Public Health staff provide education to individuals and in group settings, and surveillance duties to reduce incidents and prevent additional cases.

See information below on how medical care providers can report diseases, outbreaks, and animal bites.

How to report Meningitis:
Organizations need to fill out an electronic CMR in CalRedie if their organization has that capability or fill out a CMR and fax it. The Confidential Morbidity Report (CMR) can be found at https://www.placer.ca.gov/2963/Disease-Outbreak-and-Animal-Bite-Reporti

How to report an animal bite:
  • Fill out Animal Bite Report (PDF) in full detail
  • Fax report to 530-886-5515 within 2 hours to Placer County Animal Services, Attention: Urgent…
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CALFRESH - AUBURN, PLACER COUNTY

HUMAN SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER #77774717


CalFresh is available through Placer County Human Services.

CALFRESH (FOOD STAMPS)

CalFresh, formerly known as Food Stamps and known federally as SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), can help families and individuals put healthy and nutritious food on the table. CalFresh provides extra funds to help those who are in need each month to buy groceries. With a CalFresh electronic “debit” card (known as EBT) you can buy most foods at many food stores and farmers markets. 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.

More information is available at https://www.placer.ca.gov/2103/CalFresh-Food-Stamps although, it is for reference only. Speak to a Human Services staff person for the most up-to-date info.

Apply for CalFresh
Californians can visit GetCalFresh.org to apply or call 877-847-3663 (FOOD… [read more]
CALWORKS & EMPLOYMENT SERVICES - AUBURN, PLACER COUNTY

HUMAN SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER #62837069


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  • 11542 B Ave
    Auburn, Placer

CalWORKs & Employment Services are a part of Human Services, one of six Divisions of County of Placer Health & Human Services.

If you are an adult with dependent children, you may be eligible for California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids, or CalWORKs. CalWORKs provides:
  • Child care, work expense assistance, transportation, and counseling
  • Education, employment and training programs through Employment Services
  • Families with children financial assistance to meet their basic needs
  • Support for families moving toward self-sufficiency
If you are eligible for CalWORKs you will automatically qualify for Medi-Cal and may also qualify for CalFresh. Unless you are exempt, you will be referred to the Employment Services program for assistance gaining employment. Placer County Employment Services (formerly Welfare to Work) can assist you in finding work through the Business Advantage Network. You can receive daily job leads and information on job fairs and recr… [read more]
DISASTER CALFRESH - COUNTY OF PLACER

HUMAN SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER #81820780


DISASTER CALFRESH / EMERGENCY RESPONSE

Are you are an individual who has been impacted by a recent disaster and needs food assistance or additional information on Disaster CalFresh or general CalFresh emergency response efforts?

Contact Placer County Human Services:
  • Toll free: 1-888-385-5160
  • Business Line: 1-916-784-6000

Current CalFresh Recipient/s
If you are affected by a disaster you may be eligible to receive replacement benefits for food bought with CalFresh that was lost as a result of that disaster. Replacement must be requested within 10 DAYS of the disaster.

New to CalFresh?
If you are not a CalFresh recipient and were affected by a disaster, you may apply to see if you meet the household eligibility requirements for CalFresh.


Apply for CalFresh disaster replacement benefits:
  1. CALL: 888-385-5160. Call center is open 8 am-5 pm.
  2. ONLINE: www.benefitscal.com or www.getcalfresh.org/replace
  3. FAX # 916-784-6100. Include your case # on every page. Case …
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GENERAL RELIEF - AUBURN, PLACER COUNTY

HUMAN SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER #77781794


General Relief provides temporary cash aid for those who are not eligible for federal or state programs or other assistance programs. All General Relief applicants must apply in person and be interviewed by an Eligibility Specialist to complete the application process.

Speak to a Human Services staff member for the most up-to-date information.

Apply for / Access your Public Benefits Online (Medi-Cal, CalFresh, CalWORKS, Disaster CalFresh, General Assistance)
On October 31, 2022, Placer County transitioned to a new, easy-to-use universal public benefits system. The MyBenefits CalWIN (MyBCW) public portal has changed to a new website: BenefitsCal.com. This will be the new simple way for community members to apply for or renew benefits, upload verification, and view information regarding their health coverage, food, and cash assistance. BenefitsCal also makes it easy for our community partners to create accounts and act as application assistors.

Web pages:
  • Human Serv…
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MEDI-CAL & DENTI-CAL INFORMATION - AUBURN, PLACER COUNTY

HUMAN SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER #77782016


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  • 11542 B Avenue
    Auburn, Placer
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  • Call Center
    888-385-5160

Medi-Cal is a part of Human Services, one of six Divisions of County of Placer Health & Human Services.

Medi-Cal is California's Medicaid program. This is a public health insurance program which provides needed health care services for low-income individuals including families with children, seniors, persons with disabilities, foster care, pregnant women, and low income people with specific diseases such as tuberculosis, breast cancer, or HIV/AIDS.

Medi-Cal offers medical, dental, vision and mental health care to eligible individuals and families at little or no cost. If you are ineligible to Medi-Cal, affordable insurance plans are available through the health benefits exchange, Covered California, during their November through December open enrollment.

The information on Placer County's Medi-Cal web page is for reference only. Speak to a staff person for the most up-to-date information.

Apply for/Access your Public Benefits Online (Medi-Cal, CalFresh, CalWORKS)
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ENHANCED CARE MANAGEMENT (ECM) - ASOC - AUBURN, CA

ADULT SYSTEM OF CARE - COUNTY OF PLACER #67252782


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  • Anthem Blue Cross
    800-407-4627

Enhanced Care Management is a program of Adult System of Care, one of six Divisions of County of Placer Health & Human Services.

Enhanced Care Management (ECM) offers extra services at no cost to Medi-Cal members who have complex needs and challenges that make it difficult to improve their health. This could include health conditions or challenges such as not having a place to live. To get ECM services, someone must be enrolled in a Medi-Cal managed care health plan and meet certain eligibility requirements. The ECM provider will assign a lead care manager who works with the client to help them get the health care and social services needed. The lead care manager helps the client:
  • Stay engaged in their health care
  • Make a plan to meet their health goals
  • Connect and update doctors about the clients' needs and wishes
  • Learn how to better support their health issues
  • Move safely from one care setting to another
  • Work with support people to help the client
  • Connect …
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