King County 2-1-1 connects people to the help they need. They provide comprehensive information on health and human services in King County. Whether it’s for housing assistance, help with financial needs, or to find the location of the nearest food bank - they are a great resource.
Their hours are 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday thru Friday. You can dial 2-1-1 locally or call 1-800-621-4636 toll free. Their TTY line is 206-461-3219 and their website is https://www.crisisconnections.org/king-county-2-1-1/
2106 2nd Ave, Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98121
Hours: M/W/Th 0830-1130, T: 1300-1500
722 18th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122
Hours: 8:30- 5:00 M-F
Emerald City Resource Guide
The Emerald City Resource Guide by Real Change is a handy directory of meals, shelter, healthcare and other resources. You can find a PDF of it at this link.
Seattle Help Agencies
Veterans who have been Washington State residents for more than 12 months and live in King County.
Ballard Food Bank
5130 Leary Way NW, Seattle, WA 98107
Hours: M, Th 2-7, T, W 11-4.
Rental and utility assistance with eviction notice. Food bank. IDs, mail pick up location.
Seattle and S. King County Intake number: 253-850-2523
Hours: Thursdays 2-3
Rental Assistance, Utility Assistance, and Emergency Motel Vouchers (families with children under 18 only)
Energy assistance for people living within Seattle city limits.
Emergency financial assistance, rental assistance,
case management, employment services,
and mental health referrals.
98107, 98109, 98117, 98177 (Seattle addresses only), 98119, and 98199
Homeless Shelters and Encampments in North Seattle
University Temple UM Church, 1415 NE 43rd St
Visit in person or call 206-632-1634 from 8 to 8:30 PM for intake. Serves ages 18-25. Enter through alley, through blue doors. ID required.
Camp United We Stand
Call 425-616-8853 to confirm location. Outdoor camp for single adults, couples, and families with kids. ID required.
Nickelsville - Northgate
Call 206-390-9292 for location. Outdoor camp for single adults, couples, and families with kids. Provides sleeping supplies if needed. ID required.
Youthcare Adolescent Emergency Shelter
24 hour shelter for youth 12 to 17, located in the U District. Call 800-495-7802 for exact location.
United Churches Emergency Fund