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  December  12, 2014 Issue: Vol 4 Issue 21 
 
 
Nixle logoFrom earthquakes to floods: Stay informed!
Get emergency updates by signing up for Nixle, a free alert system that will send updated emergency information via text message and/or email. Visit nixle.com/register for more information.  Check out countyofnapa.org for the latest emergency information from Napa County.
 
 
NapaLAC HighlightDeadline to apply for FEMA/SBA earthquake assistance is December 29
Monday, December 29 is the deadline for homeowners, renters and business owners affected by the earthquake to register for grants or low interest loans through FEMA or the Small Business Administration (SBA). For more information, visit disasterassistance.gov, call 1-800-621-FEMA or visit the Local Assistance Center at 301 First St., in Napa.
 
 
Covered California 110x71Got health insurance? Get covered during open enrollment!
The Napa County Health and Human Services Agency, Children’s Health Initiative and Community Health Clinic Ole have partnered together to provide enrollment assistance for County residents who are interested in applying for Covered California or Medi-Cal health care coverage.  Enroll before Feburary 15, 2015!
 
 
Vaccination little girlIt's not too late to vaccinate: Spread joy not the flu this holiday season
The CDC is concerned this flu season may be severe and recommends vaccination, prompt treatment for people at high risk of complications, and preventive health measures, such as staying home when sick, to reduce flu spread.  Find out where to get flu vaccine, including free appointments at Napa County Public Health.
 
 
NewNew Location for Napa County Vet Connect
Vet Connect, a one-stop shop that connects veterans to local resources and services, is permanently moving December 11, to the Napa County South Campus, (formerly Dey Labs near the DMV) located at 2741 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Building 2. For more info email or call the Veterans Service Office at (707) 253-6072.
 
 
Rendering new colorsServe your community: Apply to join a Napa County Board, Commission or Council
Napa County currently has openings on eight different boards, commissions and councils providing diverse services to our community.  Visit the Committees, Commissions and Boards page for to find out more, including application requirements and due dates.
 
 
2014 BoardThe Next Board of Supervisors Meeting is Tuesday, December 16
The agenda for the December 16 Board of Supervisors Meeting is now available.  The meeting will take place the South Campus location of 2741 Napa Valley Corporate Drive, Building 2.  The Napa County Housing Authority Meeting has been cancelled.
 
 
candle abstractHappy Holidays!
Most Napa County offices will be closed Thursday, December 25, 2014 and Thursday, January 1, 2015 in in observance of Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Some 24-hour facilities will be open. Please call ahead before visiting those facilities to ensure the services you need will be available.
 
 
 
 
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