If you have a human services need, the organizations below may be able to help. Older adults may also reference the East King County Resource Guide for Older Adults and Their Families for a more comprehensive listing of services.
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211: Community Resource Line
Health and human services information and referrals and other assistance.
211 or (206) 461-3200<
TTY: (206) 461-3610<
Toll Free outside Seattle: 1-800-621-INFO (1-800-621-4636)
Adult Protective Services (APS)
If you suspect abuse of a vulnerable adult in Washington State call the statewide abuse hotline number or visit the website below.
Phone: 1-866-EndHarm (1-866-363-4276)
Child Protective Services (CPS)
To report incidences of child abuse or neglect
Phone: (206) 421-6500
Community Living Connections
Information and referral for aging and disability-related services.
Congregations for the Homeless
Shelter and services for men experiencing homelessness in east King County.
Phone: (425) 614-6506
For emotional crisis, 24 hours a day.
Phone: (206) 461-3222
TTY: (206) 461-3219
Toll Free outside Seattle: 1-800-244-5767
Employment Security – Job Service Center
Unemployment benefits information, job training, and WorkSource resources.
Friends of Youth
Shelter and services for youth in east King County, including those experiencing homelessness.
Phone: (425) 869-6490
Health Care Authority
Apply for free or low-cost health coverage through Washington Apple Health (Medicaid).
Food, emergency financial assistance, energy assistance, and other services for east and north King County residents.
Phone: (425) 869-6000
Public Health Seattle & King County
Medical and dental services for low income adults and children. Specialized programs such as Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) nutrition program and children with special health care needs
Phone: (206) 296-4920
Toll Free: 1-800-244-4512
Senior Information and Assistance
Information and referral services for older adults.
Phone: (206) 448-3110
Toll Free: 1-800- 972-9990
Social Security Office
Obtain a social security card or replacement, get information about claims and benefits.
The Sophia Way
Shelter and services for women experiencing homelessness in east King County.
United Way of King County
Connect to United Way programs such as summer meals, free tax preparation, and more.
Phone: (206) 461-3700
Washington Relay Service
Telecommunication Relay Services for deaf and hard of hearing callers. Calls can be made anywhere in the world, 24 hours a day.
Washington State Department of Social and Health Services
Apply for state health and human services benefits and other resources.