MARCH 9, 2017 – Community Resource Exchange

THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017 9 a.m. — 2 p.m. CenturyLink, East Hall The Community Resource Exchange took place on March 9, 2017 at CenturyLink, East Hall. People who are homeless got connected with essential hygiene items and services. Haircuts, housing help and mammograms—those barely scratch the surface of the impact this event has. See why…

Catholic Community Services Emergency Assistance Program

The Emergency Assistance program helps families, single adults, seniors, and people with disabilities with a variety of emergency and basic needs. Services include: Rental Assistance and Eviction Prevention Move-in Assistance Utility Assistance and Shut-off Prevention Information & Resource Referral Short-term Case Management Emergency Motel Vouchers (families with children under 18 only) Food Bags and Cards…

Seattle Severe Weather Shelter

Seattle Severe Weather Shelter Location: Seattle Center Fisher Pavilion, near 2nd & Thomas St. South of Key Arena Dates open: Saturday night 10/15 & Sunday night 10/16 Time: 7pm to 7am Capacity: 100 beds Population: Co-Ed Shelter: 18+, no children Contact for information: (206) 684-0231 King County Administration Building Shelter & 420 4th Ave Shelter…

Guiding Good Choices: Rainier Community Center

With a focus on prevention, Communities in Action is offering its next Guiding Good Choices workshop beginning Tuesday (6/14) evening at Rainier Community Center (4800 38th Avenue S, Seattle). This 5-session Guiding Good Choices series will be offered on 6/14, 6/16, 6/21, 6/23, and 6/30 with dinner provided at 5:30 pm. Parents, grandparents, guardians, coaches…

Concerning homeless youth prevention and protection.

HB 1436 – 2015-16 Concerning homeless youth prevention and protection. History of the Bill Sponsors: Representatives Kagi, Zeiger, Robinson, Walsh, Walkinshaw, Pettigrew, Senn, Johnson, Orwall, Ortiz-Self, Reykdal, Carlyle, Gregerson, Appleton, Fitzgibbon, Ormsby, Clibborn, Jinkins, Bergquist, Goodman, McBride, Pollet, Riccelli, Kilduff By Request: Governor Inslee Companion Bill: SB 5404 2015 REGULAR SESSION Jan 21 First reading,…

Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS)

From: http://acrs.org/ Teen Peer Advocate Program The Teen Peer Advocate Program (TPAP) is comprised of young women offering community education and peer-to-peer support groups for high school girls. Trained teen peer advocates provide education and outreach to other Asian Pacific American youth at area schools, communities and other youth services. The school-based support groups offer…

Seattle Action Network Supports: Self-Sufficiency Project

The Self-Sufficiency Project was a Canadian experiment in the 1990s that provided a “generous, time-limited earnings supplement available to single parents who had been on welfare for a least a year, and who subsequently left welfare and found full-time work.” The study found that individuals offered a SSP subsidy were four percent more likely to…

Need Food and Clothing? Here is a Current 2013 Listing

Please visit NorthwestHarvest.org Aberdeen Avenue Baptist Church 2733 Aberdeen Ave Aberdeen, Washington 98520 Phone: 360-500-0819 Food Bank open: 3rd Sat each month Aberdeen Community Food Bank 306 1/2 N I St Aberdeen, Washington 98520 Phone: 360-533-1088 Food Bank open: M & W 3:00 – 5:00 ACRS – Asian Counseling & Referral Services 919 S King…

Anti-Hunger & Nutrition Coalition Priorities

Important New From The Anti-Hunger & Nutrition Coalition Website: Our Priorities in Olympia Anti-Hunger & Nutrition Coalition’s website 396,000 Washington families now struggle every day to put food on the table. Families face increasingly tough challenges to make ends meet and put food on the table. Over the past three years, the number of hungry…