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”

Guidance on the Coronavirus

Guidance on the Coronavirus Below are helpful tips, resources, and updated information from the CDC about the coronavirus. Symptoms Fever Cough Shortness of breath Please note that symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure. Prevention & Treatment Avoid close contact with people who are sick. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth. Stay home whenContinue reading “Guidance on the Coronavirus”

CDC – Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Communities

Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Communities Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing. If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Always wash yourContinue reading “CDC – Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Communities”

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.”

Seattle police plans hiring campaign amid plan to beef up downtown presence

The Seattle Police Department plans to launch another recruiting campaign in the coming weeks amid a plan to ramp up their downtown presence after a shooting in downtown and several other high profile crimes. Read more HERE

CELEBRATING THE LIFE OF MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. AND IN CONTINUING HIS LEGACY

“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do… you have to keep moving forward.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We look forward to seeing you at the 38th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day! The day will begin atContinue reading “CELEBRATING THE LIFE OF MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. AND IN CONTINUING HIS LEGACY”

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT: MLK March Jewish Solidarity gathering. MONDAY Jan 20, 2020!!

MLK March Jewish Solidarity gathering. TOMORROW Monday, January 20! Additional attendees are still welcome to RSVP here: http://bit.ly/jewishsolidarity2020. Schedule of events: 12:10 PM – Meet at Garfield 12:30-1:00 PM – March from Garfield to City Hall 1:00-2:00 PM – Program at City Hall The Facebook event can be found HERE. This delegation is proudly co-sponsoredContinue reading “SHOW YOUR SUPPORT: MLK March Jewish Solidarity gathering. MONDAY Jan 20, 2020!!”

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”