Community Information Line 206-461-3210
Community resources online: financial, food, housing, mental health, etc.
Crisis Line 206-461-3222
24-hour crisis hot line for clients, mental health referrals
Domestic Violence Resources, King County Office of Civil Rights
Domestic violence resources
DSHS Department of Social and Health Services
Provides information on community service offices by zip code
Application for cash, medical, food benefits
Food Banks/Hot Meals, City of Seattle Human Services Department
Information on where to go for food bags or hot meals
Northwest Justice Project, 206-461-1519
Advocate/legal information on debt, education, employment, family, government benefits, healthcare, housing immigrants, senior citizens, youth, Native Americans. Information in many languages.
King County Community and Human Services
Mental health and chemical dependency resources
Metro Online Information
Information on planning a bus trip, bus passes, timetables, etc.
Patient Assistance Programs for prescription medications
Inclusive listings and applications by drug and/or manufacturer name
Seattle area drug hotlines and treatment resources
Drug treatment resources, etc.
Seattle King County Dental Society 206-443-7607
Seattle Housing Authority 206-239-1500
Information/ resources for low-income housing
Senior Information & Assistance (Senior IA) 206-448-3110
Excellent resource for all things related to seniors
Screening for many entitlement programs
Senior Rights 206-448-5720
Social Security Online
Information on retirement, disability, survivorís benefits, SSI, Medicare, Medicaid
Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) Consumer Help line. Information on health insurance access and coverage.
Washington State Basic Health 800-826-2444
Information and application for Basic Health
Where To Turn Plus& (WTT+) 206-448-3110
Resources available in book form or online (prepared by the Crisis Clinic, above). A copy of this book is at the Social Work desk.
Note: For other counties contact the Community Information Lines: