Sonoma Valley Coronavirus Information
Need to talk?
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-8255
North Bay Suicide Prevention Hotline of Sonoma County: 855-587-6373
Sonoma County 24-Hour Crisis Stabilization Unit: (707)-576-8181
Text "TalkWithUs" to 66746 Espanol: "Hablanos" al 66746
Food distribution sites are up and running and you are encouraged to take advantage of these resources and to preserve personal income for other essentials like rent and utilities. Please visit https://getfood.refb.org click “get food” at the top of the page you will be able to see where resources are available near you. We want EVERYONE to feel comfortable receiving food support.
F.I.S.H. has an up to date list of local pantries here https://www.friendsinsonomahelping.org/pantries.html
Seniors 65+ can call or sign up online to get groceries, pet food and pharmacy products delivered: https://vintagehouse.org/programs-services/
Local restaurants and businesses are offering delivery and take-out of food and essential services. Things change fast, so be sure to call ahead to verify: https://www.sonomatogo.com
if you need pet food please reach out to Pets Lifeline at https://www.petslifeline.org/petfoodpantryschedule or call 707.996.4577 and you can arrange pet food pick up.
F.I.S.H. https://www.friendsinsonomahelping.org is providing rent and utility assistance and is an excellent place to get resources if you are in need of support.
Employment Development Department information on unemployment due to Coronavirus: https://www.edd.ca.gov/about_edd/coronavirus-2019.htm
Other housing support information: https://socoemergency.org/emergency/novel-coronavirus/finance-housing/housing-and-renter-support/
Sonoma County Vaccine Clinics and Information https://socoemergency.org/emergency/novel-coronavirus/vaccine-information/clinics/
Vintage House offers tech support on set up and use an email account, video chat, shop online and more!
Visit their website here.
More on how to use Instacart: https://youtu.be/f_Zb3pNaJDg
Give Help and/or Volunteer
The Ecology Center has set up a page just for the Sonoma Valley to coordinate volunteers, it is easy to use and people can sign up now. https://sonomavalleyvolunteers.org You will see the different organizations that need help and will be able to sign up for a time slot accordingly.
The City of Sonoma has a page for donations to be collected for food security in the Valley, https://www.sonomacity.org/food-security This page will feature four organizations in need of financial support. This is a centralized way to give and the goal is to streamline efforts.
Volunteer to shop for a senior or donate money to the Vintage House Delivers program for seniors 65+: https://vintagehouse.org/volunteer/
Resources and Coronavirus Information
City of Sonoma has many resources here: https://www.sonomacity.org/coronavirus-resources/
County of Sonoma: https://socoemergency.org/emergency/novel-coronavirus/
To see the most recent Health Orders and Guidance for Sonoma County visit https://socoemergency.org/emergency/novel-coronavirus/health-orders/
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html