Various services to assist tourists in Lamu include Banks, the Lamu County Government, the Lamu Tourist Police, Lamu District Hospital and Ibnusina Clinic. 
 
Some local charities are members of LTA and the Association endorses their work. 
 
Associations work for the improvement of the environment and to benefit the community. 
 
LTA members include a number of well informed and helpful Booking and Travel agents who can assist with accommodation, flights and general advice.