Local Help, Assistance, and Resources

Local Messages from Leadership

May 12th, 2020 - City Manager Video Addressing Stay at Home Order

The City Manager encourages residents to continue physical distancing and support our local economy.

Daily Monday-Friday Updates from the Sheriff’s Office

This link provides access to a great deal of local information that is updated daily Monday-Friday.

Sheriff’s Message: What CAN I do?

You’ve undoubtedly been told by the federal, state, and local governments what you can’t or shouldn’t do as a member of our community, but what CAN we do during this pandemic. This link help to provide answers to this question.


National Domestic Violence Hotline

Avoiding public spaces and working remotely can help to reduce the spread of COVID-19, but for many survivors, staying home may not be the safest option. Please follow this link for more information for assistance and reporting of domestic violence.

Emergency Food Assistance

The County continues to assist those that have hardship in purchasing and putting food on the table. Follow this link for more information on how to get essential assistance. For more information, please contact Benji Astrachan, WSU Clallam Extension Food Access Coordinator at benji.astrachan@wsu.edu

Utility Discount Program

Follow this link for more information and a digital form to request assistance.

Utility Payment Financial Donations  

The City Council has authorized donations of financial assistance to local rate payers. Follow this link for more information and digital forms to provide assistance.

City of Port Angeles Local Resources

This document provides several outside service agencies that may be able to provide assistance. 

April 1st, 2020 - Guidance on Grocery Shopping

This document provides best practices for grocery store owners and shoppers.

Business Grants and Financial Assistance Opportunities

The Clallam County Economic Development Council has pages on their site dedicated to identifying the various assistance methods and helping local business owners make financial assistance requests.

Clallam County Community Resources List

This document provides a list of local resources that may be able help during a crisis.