Redding, CA August 7, 2018 – Information about everything from discarding inoperable vehicles to finding housing is available at the Local Assistance Center, which will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Wednesday, Aug. 8, at Shasta High School, 2500 Eureka Way in Redding.

The center is a one-stop-shop for recovery assistance and provides services and resource referrals after a disaster. Service providers include:

  • California Department of Motor Vehicles
  • Shasta County Health & Human Services Agency
  • Shasta County Assessor
  • Shasta County Clerk
  • Shasta County Vital Records
  • Shasta County Environmental Health
  • Shasta County Office of Education/Early Childhood Services
  • Social Security Administration
  • Shasta County Veterans Service Office
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Veterans Resource Center
  • Contractors State License Board
  • California Department of Insurance
  • Employment Developmental Department (EDD)
  • Franchise Tax Board
  • California Department of Tax and Fee
  • U.S. Postal Service
  • City of Redding Housing Division
  • Utilities
  • Insurance companies, including Partnership HealthPlan of California
  • Various private non-profits

If you have them, it’s recommended that you bring a photo ID, household income information and insurance documents. For more information on local resources, visit You can also dial 211, text “shastafire” to 898-211 or visit You can also follow the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office, the Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency and the City of Redding on Facebook and Twitter.