From affordable housing to nutritious food, basic needs are essential to the well-being of all residents—and the community at large.
|Samaritan Center of Puget Sound »We provide counseling, education, consultation, mediation and other services for individuals, families, congregations and organizations. Washington State CASA »Washington State CASA (WaCASA) provides statewide services and support to a network of 35 local and tribal Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) programs. Crisis Clinic »Since 1964, Crisis Clinic has provided crisis intervention and information and referral to anyone in King County needing immediate assistance.
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Seattle's First Housing Project for Homeless Adults Living with Chronic Alcohol Addiction
Downtown Emergency Service Center operates Seattle’s first housing project, 1811 Eastlake, for homeless adults living with chronic alcohol addiction. The organization provides much-needed on-site healthcare services, case management and other supportive services. This project saved taxpayers an estimated $4 million during its first year of operation through reduced jail time, emergency healthcare and crisis treatment services.