WASHINGTON – Financial Hardship Emergency Assistance – Food And Shelter

WE ALL HAVE A ROLE IN FIGHTING TROUBLE

Courageous individuals and organizations from both the private and public sectors are developing innovative ways of fighting hunger, providing shelter and offering creative solutions in resolving all types of life-changing trouble. If you know of such an organization, please contact us and if approved, we will post the information on our site.

FEATURED HOMELESS SHELTERS TRANSITIONAL HOUSING 

Adventist Community Shelter

1029 Peugeot Street

Olympia WA 98506

360-943-1518

Tri-City Union Gospel Shelter

112 N 2nd Avenue

Pasco WA 99301

509-547-2112


Dykeman Chidrens Shelter

1033 South West 152nd St

Burien WA 98166

206-242-1698

Crosswalk Youth Shelter

525 W 2nd Ave

Spokane WA 99201

509-838-6596


Nisqually Shelter

4820 She Nah Num Dr SE

Olympia WA 98513

360-456-5221

Open House Ministries Shelter

900 West 12th street

Vancouver WA 98660

360-737-0300

LISTINGS OF HOMELESS SHELTERS, HOMELESS PROGRAMS AND RESOURCES

Council for the Homeless
The Council for the Homeless is the local homeless planning board for Clark County, WA. Formed in 1989 by the City of Vancouver, Clark County and the Vancouver Housing Authority, the Council administers funding for homeless programs through Clark County’s Continuum of Care Plan, develops shelters and transitional housing facilities, and raises private funds for local homeless programs. 2500 Main St. Vancouver, WA 98660 Phone: (360) 993-9561

The Crisis Clinic
The Crisis Clinic provides a variety of services for the Seattle/King County area. This includes the following: The Crisis Clinic gets a large number of homeless callers looking for resources or needing to deal with other crises on the three lines; probably the most useful will be the Community Information Line. Also, anyone can search the Crisis Clinic’s free, comprehensive on-line database of social service resources in Seattle/King County, which accesses the most recent information for over 3,000 local agencies. It can be reached through www.crisisclinic.org. Mailing Address: 1515 Dexter Avenue N, #300 Seattle, WA 98109 Business Office Phone: 206.461.3210

FEATURED FOOD BANKS AND PANTRIES

Cove Food Bank 128 Glover St Twisp, WA 98856 509-997-0227
Key Peninsula Food 4425 Burnham Dr. Gig Harbor, WA 98332 253-858-6179
Woodland Food Bank 736 Davidson Ave Woodland, WA 98674 360-225-9998
North Gate Food Bank 1209 Minor Road Kelso, WA 98626 360-577-0620
Cheney Food Bank 100 Anderson Rd. Cheney, WA 99004 509-235-2325
HopeLink Food Bank 18220 96th Ave NE Bothell, WA 98011 425-485-6521

FOOD STAMPS (SNAP) – WASHINGTON

The Washington state food assistance program uses electronic transfer debit cards to dispense benefits to qualified low income people. Food debit cards can be used anywhere that SNAP food benefits are accepted. In order to be accepted into the program and receive a food debit card, it is necessary to first apply at your local state-run office that facilitates the SNAP program: WA State Department of Social & Health Services P.O. Box 45440, Olympia, WA 98504-5440 Phone: (360) 725-4763 http://www.dshs.wa.gov

FEATURED LOW INCOME ASSISTED PUBLIC HOUSING:

PARKVIEW APARTMENTS

730 E ASH ST

OTHELLO, WA 99344-1667

509-488-2621

HILLCREST APARTMENTS

300 N FORD AVE

CONNELL, WA 99326

509-234-7771

 

HAWAIIAN VILLAGE

1105 W 10th Ave

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-582-7743

PINECREST APARTMENTS

2209 West Jay Street

PASCO, WA 99301-3316

253-460-3000

 

PROSSER GARDENS

900 Alexander Ct

Prosser, WA 99350-1567

Phone: (509) 786-2772

TRI-CITIES LOW COST APTS

302 South Elm Street

PASCO, WA 99301-4452

509-547-6641


COUGAR SINGLE FAMILY

3507 NE 130H AVE

VANCOUVER, WA 98682

360-694-2501

CHENEY GARDENS

2336 UNIVERSITY LANE

CHENEY, WA 99004-2053

509-235-8006


EL MARKO

4109 NE 127th AVE

VANCOUVER, WA 98682

260-694-2501

HAMILTON HOUSE

902 E BOONE AVE

SPOKANE, WA 99202

509-483-9453


1904 W 34TH ST

VANCOUVER, WA 98660

MOUNT VERNON APTS

3101 S MOUNT VERNON

SPOKANE, WA 99223

509-535-8314


CLARK VILLAGE

225 8TH ST

WASHOUGAL, WA 98671

360-835-2216

PINE VILLA

33 EAST GRAVES RD

SPOKANE, WA 99218

509-467-6865


OSEPH COVE

700 Fairview Ave

Bridgeport, WA 98813

509-686-4731

REGAL ARMS APTS

4102 NORTH REGAL ST

SPOKANE, WA 99207

Phone: 509-483-3405

CLICK TO SEARCH FOR MORE “SECTION 8” HOUSING

Can’t find what you are looking for? The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides a National Customer Service Center that is staffed to answer questions about public housing availability in your state. For current information about subsidized public housing phone them at: 1-800-955-2232.

TEMPORARY CASH ASSISTANCE – WASHINGTON

TANF is a federally sponsored program that works with your state to offer low income families temporary financial assistance, job training, and child care assistance. For more information visit or call: WorkFirst | 360-413-3200

LEGAL AID

If you are homeless and/or going through financial hardship, you may qualify to receive free or low-cost legal services.

OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES:

Feeding America: Is one of the leading hunger-relief organizations providing food assistance for over 25 million low-income people across the country including children and seniors.

The Salvation Army: Assists children, women, elderly men, addicts and families through troubled times. Find a location near you.

Department of Veterans Affairs: Serves homeless veterans and their dependents.

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSD) and Social Security Supplemental Income (SSI). These two programs help people with disabilities and financial assistance.

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