Community Resources & Services

COVID-19 Testing

Mariposa County has a COVID-19 Testing Site, sponsored and funded by the State of California, Office of Emergency Services, and run by OptumServe.

The TEST is FREE! You can get tested at this site as often as you wish. It is highly recommended that those who have contact with the public, get tested at least once every 14 days.

Mariposa Site Location: Mariposa County Senior Center: 5246 Spriggs Ln., Mariposa, CA 95338

Mariposa Hours of Operation: Tuesday - Saturday from 7 am - 11:30 am & 1 - 3 pm.


Yosemite Site location: Yosemite Valley: 9034 Lost Arrow Road, Yosemite Valley, CA 95389

Yosemite Hours of Operation: Mondays from 10 am - 2 pm & 3 - 6 pm.


El Portal Site Location: El Portal Community Hall: 5512 Foresta Rd, El Portal, CA 95318

El Portal Hours of Operation: Wednesdays from 10 am - 2 pm & 3 - 6 pm. 


Schedule an Appointment: Please call 1-888-634-1123 or visit: https://www.lhi.care/covidtesting. Tests are done by appointment ONLY. You must register for your appointment BEFORE arriving at the facility. 

Transportation Assistance to Testing Site: If you need assistance with transportation, please call 209-966-2000 and ask for transportation. You can get tested at this site as often as you wish. It is highly recommended that those who have contact with the public, get tested at least once every 14 days.

FRI SCREENING TOOL

If you would like to use a printable version of our Febrile Respiratory Illness (FRI) Screening Tool, we have you covered in both English and in Spanish.

ARE YOU A RECIPIENT OF EITHER SOCIAL SECURITY OR VETERANS AFFAIRS INCOME? 

Check out these resources to help with your income! 

  • Click here for tips on how to add eligible to your Economic Impact Payment.
  • Click here for recipients who do not file taxes with a child.

HELP WITH HOUSING

Do you need help with rent, mortgage, or utilities? Please click here.

Worried about being evicted? Due to a Moratorium on evictions, in California, you cannot be evicted before February 1st, 2021 if you owe rent due to a coronavirus-related hardship between the dates of March 4th to January 20th, 2021.

For more information regarding evictions please visit:

 https://covid19.ca.gov/get-financial-help/#eviction-protection

The below information is regarding the National Federal Eviction Moratorium which is currently in place from September 4th, 2020 through December 31, 2020.

SERVICES FOR OLDER ADULTS

Mariposa Senior Meals Drive through Lunch Program is now available weekdays from Mariposa Community Services
Call 209-742-7182, Monday through Friday, before 10:30 am to reserve a meal.
Drive-through pick-up service starts at 12:00 pm and ends at 12:45 pm. Meals will be delivered to your car.
Location: Senior Center, 5246 Spriggs Lane, Mariposa

MARIPOSA FOOD RESOURCES

Check out the latest food resources for Mariposa County here.

HOW TO APPLY FOR UNEMPLOYMENT?

Applications can be filled out online by visiting https://www.edd.ca.gov to apply. Need assistance? Call Mother Lode Job Training at (209) 966-3643 and she can help you navigate the application. 

BE AWARE OF COVID-19 RELATED SCAMS

Learn more about COVID-19 related scams and how to protect yourself.  Call the Mariposa County Sheriffs at 209-966-3615 to report scams.