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”

RideShare Safety: “What’s My Name??”

Ride-share companies are re-examining the driver-passenger matching process. Already Uber and Lyft emphasize license-plate matching as a base-level safety precaution, but other tools like Uber’s glowing Beacon and Lyft’s Amp are supposed to help match drivers and riders… Read more HERE

TOMORROW JUNE 24: “One People, One Heart”. 7-9pm. Sheraton Grand Seattle

Mon, June 24, 2019 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM PDT Sheraton Grand Seattle 1400 6th Avenue Seattle, WA 98101 An evening of unity & Inspiration celebrating the teachings and life lessons of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson of righteous memory. Keynote Address by Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau*. Details to follow. *Rabbi Lau isContinue reading “TOMORROW JUNE 24: “One People, One Heart”. 7-9pm. Sheraton Grand Seattle”

Homeless Employment Program (HEP) Tue., May 14, 10 – 11am

Homeless Employment Program (HEP) The Homeless Employment Program (HEP) is an employment program for folks who are experiencing homelessness. Some of the assistance includes job search, resume help, interview skills, money management, housing search and some supported services. Tue., May 14, 10 – 11am WorkSource Affiliate Downtown Seattle 2024 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121

Interested in making your schools more secure?

Interested in making your schools more secure? Help Bring NRA School Shield Security Assessor Training to Your Community! OUR KIDS ARE OUR RESPONSIBILITY. IT’S NOT JUST OUR DUTY TO PROTECT THEM, IT’S OUR RIGHT TO PROTECT THEM.For more information and resources, visit: http://www.nraschoolshield.org The training is provided by the NRA as part of the NRAContinue reading “Interested in making your schools more secure?”

Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities

Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities May 17, 2018 by Christina Hirsch FREE SUMMER MEALS This summer, Seattle Parks and Recreation, Seattle Human Services Department, and United Way of King County are partnering to host a drop-in summer program offering free meals and recreation activities. Recreation activities are open for kids and teens ages 1Continue reading “Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities”

JOIN: Project Safe Neighborhoods

Project Safe Neighborhoods Gun Violence Remains a Major Problem in the United States According to the National Crime Victimization Survey, 467,321 persons were victims of a crime committed with a firearm in 2011. In the same year, data collected by the FBI show that firearms were used in 68 percent of murders, 41 percent ofContinue reading “JOIN: Project Safe Neighborhoods”

Winter Shelter 2017-2018

Winter Shelter Renton, WA ARISE Shelter Renton Renton, WA 98057 11.67 miles from city center Seattle (253) 854-0077 Ext. 2 Location: St Anthony’s Parish Ministry Center. Intake location for the ARISE Shelter. Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ARISE Program A dedicated CCS case manager works with each individual enrolled in the ARISEContinue reading “Winter Shelter 2017-2018”

Wake UP Parents: The Effects of Hyper Sexualization of Young Girls

Geena Davis, Academy Award Winning Actor & Founder of Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, discusses the hyper sexualization of girls and the roles that they play in the media today, and the effects that it is having on children today For more expert parenting advice, visit http://www.kidsinthehouse.com

FREE Dental, Vision and Medical Care October 26-29, 2017 Key Arena

Seattle/King County Clinic brings together healthcare organizations, civic agencies, non-profits, private businesses and volunteers from across the State of Washington to produce a giant free health clinic in KeyArena at Seattle Center. The four-day volunteer-driven clinic provides a full range of free dental, vision and medical care to underserved and vulnerable populations in the region.Continue reading “FREE Dental, Vision and Medical Care October 26-29, 2017 Key Arena”