These 5 mistakes could worsen the coronavirus outbreak

Every person can do their part to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, known as SARS-CoV-2. But, in times of uncertainty, it’s easy to make mistakes. The biggest problem is if you spread the virus to other people, especially those with compromised immune systems. “If you are infected and come into contact with otherContinue reading “These 5 mistakes could worsen the coronavirus outbreak”

Fifth Annual Youth LGBTQ+ and Allies Job Fair on April 4th

Seattle Parks and Recreation will be hosting our Fifth Annual Youth LGBTQ+ and Allies Job Fair on April 4th!!! The job fair is for all LGBTQ Youth (ages 13-24) and Allies who want to find a job with LGBTQ-friendly employers like Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center, Molly Moon’s Ice Cream, Starbucks, Seattle Humane Society, NorthwestContinue reading “Fifth Annual Youth LGBTQ+ and Allies Job Fair on April 4th”

Powerful Teen Girls Voices: Employment opportunity called Care4U!

Powerful Voices has an employment opportunity called Care4U! This is a paid opportunity to explore topics about how mental health affects those who identify as girls of color and to create an activity for Powerful Voice’s Revolutionary Self Care Day. More information and the application are attached to this email. The application deadline is FebruaryContinue reading “Powerful Teen Girls Voices: Employment opportunity called Care4U!”

King County Housing Authority Section 8 OPEN: Apply Feb 12 to Feb 25.

King County Housing Authority is accepting applications for its Section 8 waiting list in February. Applications will open at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, February 12, and will close at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, February 25. Applications are free and can be accessed online at kcha.org/lottery. ‘Winning’ applications will be randomly chosen by a computer systemContinue reading “King County Housing Authority Section 8 OPEN: Apply Feb 12 to Feb 25.”

WINTER SHELTERS: Contact and Locations Lists

UPDATE SHELTERS LIST IS RIGHT HERE King County Emergency Family Shelter line — 206-245-1026 King County’s crisis line is: 866-427-4747. Pierce County’s crisis line is 800-576-7764. Snohomish County’s crisis line is 800-584-3578. Homeless shelters are a type of homeless service agency which provide temporary residence for homeless individuals and families. Shelters exist to provide residentsContinue reading “WINTER SHELTERS: Contact and Locations Lists”

De Blasio pleads to Trump for help with homeless crisis

Mayor Bill de Blasio pleaded with President Trump on Sunday for help with the burgeoning homeless situation wreaking havoc throughout the city. Read more HERE Also… Trump slams New York City, California over ‘tremendous’ homeless crisis “California and New York must do something about their TREMENDOUS Homeless problems,” he wrote. “If their Governors can’t handleContinue reading “De Blasio pleads to Trump for help with homeless crisis”

President Trump: Signs executive order missing and murdered indigenous women.

Last Tuesday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order establishing a White House task force on missing and murdered indigenous women. Called Operation Lady Justice, it’s supposed to develop protocols that can be used in new and unsolved cases as well as create a team to review cold cases. The decision comes just a fewContinue reading “President Trump: Signs executive order missing and murdered indigenous women.”

Youth Resource Fair age 14-21. December 7th. Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club

This winter we are hosting a Youth Resource Fair for age 14-21 on Saturday, December 7th at the Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club. About this Event YouthForce serves over 400 under served teens throughout King County each year through paid internships at unique companies and a career readiness program. This winter we are hostingContinue reading “Youth Resource Fair age 14-21. December 7th. Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club”

BREAKING: An opioid more deadly than fentanyl found on Seattle streets

SEATTLE (KOMO) — Right in the midst of the opioid crisis, another illicit drug has hit the streets of Seattle. Experts say it’s more potent and deadly than other opiods. The DEA says carfentanil is 10,000 times more potent than morphine and 100 times stronger than fentanyl. It was first detected in Seattle in March.Continue reading “BREAKING: An opioid more deadly than fentanyl found on Seattle streets”

October is: National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH National Domestic Violence Awareness Month is an annual designation observed in October. For many, home is a place of love, warmth, and comfort. It’s somewhere that you know you will be surrounded by care and support, and a nice little break from the busyness of the real world. But forContinue reading “October is: National Domestic Violence Awareness Month”