Update: There is not a Red Cross meeting tomorrow (Saturday, December 8, 2017), but instead a Community Meeting will be held at Nordhoff High School cafeteria, 1401 Maricopa Highway at 7:30 p.m. Please see following post for more information. The shelter is scheduled to close and transition to other shelters no later than 2 p.m. tomorrow. Original post below:

The American Red Cross has scheduled a shelter transition effective by Saturday, December 9, 2017, at 2 p.m. “In Partnership with safety and government officials, the Red Cross is transitioning residents of the Nordhoff High School shelter in Ojai to alternative shelter locations by 2:00 p.m. on Saturday. There are several other shelter locations available to meet the needs of the community.


Additional Shelter Locations:

Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 West Harbor Bouleveard, Ventura CA 93001

Oxnard College, 4000 S. Rose Avenue, Oxnard, CA 93033

UCSB Recreation Center, 516 Ocean Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93117 (Parking in lot 16)

Santa Paula Community Center, 530 W. Main Street, Santa Paula, CA 93060


Lunch will be the final meal on Saturday and residents are encouraged to begin their transition now. If you need transportation help getting to a new shelter location, please see the shelter manager.