December 14, 2017: VENTURA, Calif. – The County of Ventura will open an information center in Ojai next week to assist the residents of Ojai and the surrounding area who have been affected by the Thomas fire.

The center will be in a trailer parked adjacent to Ojai City Hall at 401 S. Ventura Street in Ojai.

The center will open Monday, Dec. 18, 2017 and operate through Friday, Dec. 22, 2017. It will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The center will provide:

  • Debris removal and permitting information from the Resource Management Agency.
  • Applications for public assistance and housing/rental assistance from the Human Services Agency.
  • Health education, resources and counseling from Public Health and Behavioral Health.

Additional County services may be added later, and days may be extended if demand warrants.