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This site is designed to facilitate San Juan Island's response and recovery for COVID-19. Residents can request help or sign up to donate and volunteer. Organizations can join by clicking “I Represent a Local Organization” at the upper-right.

Community Updates

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics

posted about 1 month ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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Appointments are available now for:

Adults 18+ fully vaccinated with Pfizer or Moderna (2nd dose more than 6 mos. ago)

Adults 18+ who received a J&J dose at least 2 mos. ago

Adults 18+ needing a first or second dose (Moderna only)

Dec 13th & 14th ● SAN JUAN 8:15…

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Early Childhood Education Workers Highlighted During National Week of Action

posted 2 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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New State Program Offers Zero Dollar Health Coverage for Those Who Qualify

This week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are spotlighting early childhood education workers during a National Week of Action. Coinciding with that event, Washington Health Benefit Exchange (Exchange) is showcasing a new affordability program, for employees…

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Permanent Supportive Housing Notice: Funding opportunity for “pipeline” projects postponed

posted 2 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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The Washington State Department of Commerce has released the following bulletin:

https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/WADOC/bulletins/2fc58d2

Connecting Housing to Infrastructure Program (CHIP) grants: Apply now through Jan. 7, 2022

posted 2 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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The Connecting Housing to Infrastructure Program (CHIP) is accepting applications for sewer, water or stormwater improvements and/or waived system development charges for new affordable housing projects now through Jan. 7, 2022.

For more information, click here: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/WADOC/bulletins/2fbfcfa

Apply now for Behavioral Health Facilities Children and Minor Youth grants

posted 2 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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The 2021-23 Behavioral Health Facilities grant application for projects serving children and minor youth is now open. For more information, read the Washington State Department of Commerce press release:

https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/WADOC/bulletins/2fbb4d9

Important funding updates from the Washington State Broadband Office

posted 3 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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Click here to read updates for those seeking federal matching grants and USDA ReConnect grants:

https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/WADOC/bulletins/2facd2a

Additional guidance for Phase II Rapid Capital Housing Acquisition Notice of Funding Availability

posted 3 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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The Washington State Department of Commerce has released a second addendum to the 2021 Rapid Capital Housing Acquisition Notice of Funding Availability. Click here for more information.

Hot Topic #56: Booster and Pediatric FAQ

posted 3 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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From San Juan County Health & Community Services

New FAQ on Moderna and J&J Booster Doses, Pediatric Doses, and More...

There are lots of developments around both vaccine boosters and vaccines for younger kids. This Hot Topic will attempt to summarize the current situation and discuss plans for upcoming vaccine…

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Governor Inslee announces educator vaccination requirement and statewide indoor mask mandate

posted 5 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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Governor Inslee announced new vaccination requirements and a statewide indoor mask mandate. Click here to read the announcement.

County to Host COVID Vaccine Clinics August 24-26

posted 5 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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As COVID case numbers continue their dramatic increase in the islands and beyond, there is an upcoming easy no-cost opportunity for those not yet vaccinated to get their shots.

San Juan County Health & Community Services will be hosting Pfizer vaccine clinics on Lopez, Orcas, and San Juan Islands. Any…

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Weekly Case Update - August 13, 2021

posted 5 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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The latest COVID-19 case update can be found here: https://www.sanjuanco.com/DocumentCenter/View/23861/210813-SJC-Case-Update

San Juan County Health Officer Reinstates Masking Requirements

posted 5 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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All customers entering businesses in San Juan County will be required to mask up beginning at 5pm on Friday August 13th, 2021.

To read the complete press release, click here: https://www.sanjuanco.com/DocumentCenter/View/23859/210813-Reinstatement-of-Mask-Order

For the detailed Health Officer Order, click here: https://www.sanjuanco.com/DocumentCenter/View/23827/210812-Health-Officer-Order-2020-2

Hot Topic #54: The Islands' New Reality

posted 5 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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From San Juan County Health & Community Services

Surging Cases: The Islands’ New Reality

Fourteen new COVID cases were reported in San Juan County on August 10th. While 11 of these cases were tied to two household clusters, this is still an alarming number.

The number of hospital beds devoted…

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Updated K-12 School Guidance, With Sports & Performing Arts Guidance

posted 5 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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Click here to view the latest DOH guidance for K-12 schools, sports, and performing arts:

https://www.doh.wa.gov/Portals/1/Documents/1600/coronavirus/820-105-K12Schools2021-2022.pdf

Updated K-12 School Guidance for 2021-2022 School Year

posted 6 months ago by jeanne@sjicf.org from San Juan Island Community Foundation
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Washington DOH has updated the K-12 school guidance. View the updated guidance here:

https://www.doh.wa.gov/Portals/1/Documents/1600/coronavirus/820-105-K12Schools2021-2022.pdf

Emergency Information

Emergency: 911 (EMS does not do COVID testing)

San Juan County Mental Health Resources can be found here. Please reach out if you need help. Scroll down for more details about mental health services available to SJI residents.

Other Useful Links and Resources:
San Jan County website for COVID-19 Instructions, Resources and Case Count

Small Business Admin Relief Program Information

SJICF Emergency Grant Funding Request Form (for nonprofits)

LOCAL SERVICES AVAILABLE TO RESIDENTS
(Note: You can also select "I Have a Need" on this page and your need will be matched with a local organization. All needs submitted are confidential.)

FOOD
Friday Harbor Food Bank - 500 Market Street; open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 11:30am to 2pm. Distribution procedures have been modified to ensure safety of clients.

Mullis Center/Senior Services Meals on Wheels - Monday, Wednesday, Friday meal deliveries; other essential items such as groceries and prescriptions will be delivered to seniors on SJI. Call 360-378-2677 to inquire about delivery.

36 Weekends Program - Providing nutritious food for kids, delivered. Email sji36weekends@gmail.com to inquire.

Pet Food Pantry/APS Friday Harbor - 365C Spring Street (Treasure Hounds); open every other Wednesday 10am - 1pm beginning 4/15; pet food assistance is available on other days by calling APS staff at 360-378-2158.

HOUSEHOLD COSTS ASSISTANCE
SJI Family Resource Center - 476 Market St.; Providing emergency financial assistance for housing, utilities, transportation; household essential items; behavioral health support via remote services; coordination of delivery of food from food bank or 36 Weekends program. Call 360-378-5246 for assistance.

Orcas Power & Light Project PAL - Provides assistance for electric bill. Visit opalco.com to apply or call 360-376-3500.

TRANSPORTATION
'RoundTowner - Facilitating delivery of food, prescriptions and supplies to senior or disabled residents of SJI. Call 360-298-6108 8am to 6pm, 7 days a week for assistance.

HEALTHCARE
Mt. Baker Planned Parenthood/SJI - Open Thursdays 8am to 5pm for distribution of supplies; telemedicine appointments available for other needs. Call 360-378-6010 to make an appointment.

MENTAL HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES
Safe San Juans - 570A Guard St.; Providing free and confidential help for anyone experiencing domestic violence; serving people regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, income status, creed, or sexual orientation. Call 360-378-8680 or, if urgent, the crisis line at 360-378-2345. Open Monday to Thursday, 9am to 4pm.

SJI Family Resource Center - Providing behavioral health support via remote services; call 360-378-5246 for assistance.

Compass Health - Providing mental health support and substance abuse help for individuals, families, and children via remote services; call 360-378-2669 for assistance.

SMALL BUSINESS ASSISTANCE
SJ County Economic Development Council - offering guidance for small business relief programs available as a result of COVID-19. Call 360-378-2906 or visit sanjuansedc.org.

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