County Wide Relief Info

Posted on August 24, 2015

Official & Relevant Links:

Okanogan County Emergency Management 

OCEM Emergency Operations Center: (509) 422-7348

Glenda Beauregard
Emergency Mgt Specialist
(509) 422-7206

Maurice Goodall
Emergency Manager
(509) 422-7207

Rhonda Hinkley
General Public Liaison
(509) 429-9328

Room One - Long Term Recovery Specialists -

Okanogan County Residents: Rental assistance available for victims of fire who lost their home or rental place due to the fires. Must meet income guidelines.

Call the Housing Authority of Okanogan County for income qualifications and information at 509-422-3701 or go to the office at 110 Oak Street in Okanogan (behind the post office)
Ayuda de renta de viviendas para las familias que perdieron sus casas debido al fuego. Llamar a la oficina de Autoridad de Viviendas para ver si califíca.
Teléfono: 509-422-3701 o vaye a la officina en 110 Oak Street en Okanogan (detrás del correo)

Evacuation Shelters:
CornerStone Church, 328 Riverside Rd. Omak
Community Cultural Center, 411 Western Ave., Tonasket
New Hope Church, 923 Main, Oroville
United Methodist Church, Corner of cedar & Bartlett in Omak, Jack Schneider (509) 429-3432
Omak Community Center, 601 Benton st.
Republic Elementary School, 503 S. Seventh St., Republic
Inchelium Community Center, Hornet Ln #9, (509) 722-7031
American Legion, 1057 Highway 395 N, Kettle Falls
Okanogan Legion Park, 999 2nd Ave N. *Tents/RVs*
Omak Home Depot *RVs & meals*
Omak Walmart *RVs*

Travel Trailer Dump Station
For people staying in RVs/Trailers, City of Okanogan ahs a free RV dump site at the intersection of River Ave. and Tyee St., near the boat launch.

Families with Babies or Toddlers, CareNet 808 Central Ave, Oroville can help with diapers, baby food and clothes. Tue & Thrus 12 -4 pm or Call (509) 322-6323


Grace Evangelical Free Church, 851 S. Miner St., Colville
Chelan United Methodist Church, 206 N. Emerson St., Chelan (509) 682-2241
Sterling Middle School, 600 N. James, East Wenatchee
Pateros Community Church, 124 N. Dawson, Pateros (509) 923-2591
Columbia High School, 4961 Hunter Shop Road, Hunters
Lake Roosevelt High School, 503 Crest Drive, Coulee Dam
Loon Lake Schools, 4001 Maple St, Loon LakeEmergency animal shelters:

Omak Stampede Grounds
Okanogan Fairgrounds - people and animals
Tonasket Rodeo Grounds - people and animals
Waterville Fairgrounds

Wenatchee Valley Humane Society is providing shelter for pets. Anyone who needs assistance has lost a pet or found a stray can call them at (509) 662-9577. To make a donation visit

Firefighter Donation Drop Off Info:

Tonasket Vistors Center  215 S. Whitcomb Avenue Tonasket, Wa. 98855 (509) 486-4543

Evacuee Donation Drop Off Info:

Ag Technologies LLC – Okanogan
We are taking donations of feed to be used by those who have been affected by the fires. Looking for: hay bales, as well as dog food, cat food, horse grain and multi species grain. Accepting cash and check donations to go toward feed.
Contact: Laurie (509) 422-1600
249A Rodeo Trail, Okanogan, WA Mailing address is: PO Box 1790, Okanogan, WA 98840. Drop off Days and times: Mon-Fri 9 - 5:00 and Sat - Sun 9 - 1:00. Call to set up after hours drop offs for larger donations.

Entiat Valley Community Services Food Bank, Call (509) 784-7117, (509) 470-4051 or (509) 888-3999 before donating

Tonasket Vistors Center  215 S. Whitcomb Avenue Tonasket, Wa. 98855 (509) 486-4543

Evacuee & Firefighter Meals Info:

Soup kitchen/shelter set up at the Community Cultural Center in Tonasket. Contact Laurel at (509) 322-6254 if you want to volunteer.

The American Red Cross will have 2 fixed feeding sites, Wed 8/26. The sites will be located at Conconully Park and the Fairgrounds. They will be serving lunch at 12:30 pm and dinner at 6:30 pm. On Thursday 8/27 they will be serving breakfast at 6:30 am, lunch at 12:30 pm and dinner at 6:30 pm.

Omak Home Depot is offering 3 daily meals and personal care items.