Arbor Manor- Low Income Housing Institute- 360-790-3040
Housing for single homeless moms pregnant or parenting who are very low income. Mental health suport and case management provided.
Family Support Shelter-24 hour hotline 360-628-7343
Provides safe, warm, emergency overnight shelter for families with children. Families needing shelter should register at the Family Support Center at 108 State Ave. between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. After-hours/weekend emergencies, call the shelter hotline for assistance. Interpreter services available.
Furniture Bank of Thurston Co.- 360-705-1756
Provides furniture at no chagre to families, individuals, or non-profit orgnaization in need. Accepting donations of gently used furniture www.olycrc.org
Habitat for Humanity- 360-956-3456
Asistance with obtaining decent and affordable housing for low-income families living in substandard housing. www.spshabitat.org
Hans K. Lemcke Lodge/The Salvation Army-360-352-8596
Temporary shelter for single men and single women. Community meals program. Casework services, information and referral. www.salvationarmyolympia.com
Housing Authority of Thurston County Emergency Services- 360-753-8292
Rent sebsidies for low income households; emergency shelter and transitional housing programs for families; information and referral for subsidized housing programs. www.hatc.org
Household Donations/Carolyn's Closet- 360-352-1315
Accepts donations of house wares amd makes items available at no charge to residents and community members in need.
R.I.S.E.-Community Youth Services- 360-943-0780 ext. 103
A transitional housing program appropriate for young homeless adults, 16-21 years old, who are working toward social and financial independence. www.communityyouthservices.org
Safe Place- 24 Hour Crisis Line- 360-754-6300
24 Hour emergency support services for victims of sexual assault, sexual abuse, and domestic violence. All services are free. www.safeplaceolympia.org
Safe Shelter- 360-943-7861 or 1-888-698-1825
Provides shelter and family reconciliation services to runaway and homeless youth, as well as youth in conflict with their parent(s). www.communityyouthservices.org
Salvation Army- 360-352-8596 Address: 824 - 5th Avenue SE, Olympia Monday-Friday 9:00–Noon and 1:00-3:30 pm
Temporary shelter for single men, single women, and families. Community meals programs. Casework services, information, and referral.
Sacred Heart Emergency Services:
906 Bowker St., Lacey, 923-0929,
Monday-Wednesday and Friday, 1:00—3:00 pm Bus 15 from Olympia Transit Center becomes Bus 68 at Lacey Transit Center.
Salvation Army: See under Previous Section.
St. Vincent De Paul of St. Michael Parish- 360-352-7554- Service Office
Provides emergency assistance (food, shelter, utilities, medical), Monday-Friday, 1-3pm www.saintmichaelparish.org
Yelm Community Center: 624 Crystal Springs Road NW, Yelm, 360-458-7000, Thursday, 3:00-4:30 pm, Bus 93
Personal Hygiene Supplies
The Other Bank: 220 Union Ave. SE,
352-0593, Wednesday, 1:00 to 3:30 pm
Bus: 23 and Capitol Shuttle.
Sacred Heart Emergency Services: See under utility assistance.
Food Banks/Emergency Food
ROOF: Rochester residents only. 9447 Highway 12, Rochester, 360-273-6375, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
9:00-Noon and 5:00-5:30 pm
Sacred Heart Emergency Services: See under Utility Assistance.
South Thurston United Friends Food Bank: Rochester and Grand Mound residents only. 18216 Corvallis St., Downtown Rochester,
360-273-5891, Wednesdays 3:00-6:00 pm, Fridays 1:00-3:00 pm
Tenino Food Bank Plus: Tenino and Bucoda residents only. 297 Sussex St., Tenino,
264-5505, Tuesday & Thursday 9:00-11:30 am
Thurston County Food Bank: Corner of Thurston and Franklin in Downtown Olympia, 352-8597. Monday, Wednesday & Friday:
1-3:00 pm, 4th Wednesday of each month:
5-7:00 pm. Pet food when available.
Yelm Community Center: Food Bank for Yelm and Rainier residents only. See under Utility Assistance.
Sea Mar Community Health Center:
Medical: 3030 Limited Lane NW, Olympia, 704-2900, Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Bus: 62A & B
Dental: 409 Custer St., Suite C, Tumwater, 570-8016 or 570-7902, Monday through Friday, 8:00 to 5:00, Bus: 12, 13, 14 & 15
Neighborhood Free Medical Clinic: 3045A Carpenter Rd. SE, Lacey, 459-7200, Tuesdays 5:30-8:00 pm, Bus: 68
Planned Parenthood: 402 Legion Way
Suite 201, Olympia, 754-5522 Open daily, call for hours, Bus: 21, 61, 64, & 66
Teen Clinic/Thurston County Health Dept: 412 Lilly Rd. NE, Olympia, 786-5583,Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00, Bus: 60 Call about Mobile Clinics and Satellite Sites in outlying areas.
Maternal Child Health Services: 459-8311 or (800) 869-7062, 8:00-5:00 Monday-Friday
Olympia Union Gospel Mission: Free Dental. 413 Franklin St. NE, Olympia, 943-6400, Monday-Friday 8:00-4:00, Walking distance from Olympia Transit Center
BHR/Behavioral Health Resources: 3857 Martin Way, Olympia, 704-7170, 8:00-5:00 Monday-Friday, Bus: 62
Choice Regional Health Network: Assistance accessing services. 2409 Pacific Ave. SE, Olympia, 493-4550, Monday-Friday, 8:00-5:00, Bus: 60, 66
Baby Bank: Requires referral. Church of Christ, 3132 Boulevard Road, Olympia,
357-6617, Wednesdays 10:00-11:30 am
First Steps Program: Call (800) 322-2588 Monday-Friday for an appointment.
Pregnancy Aid of Thurston County:
St. Michael’s Social Service Center, 10th and Boundary. 956-7413, Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 10-11:00 am; Tuesday & Thursday: 4-5:00 pm, Bus 24.
MotherCare Mentors: Call for appointment. 493-5946, Monday-Friday, hours vary.
WIC/Women, Infants and Children: 420 Golf Club Rd. SE, Olympia, 438-1100 (2 blocks from Lacey Transit Center) & 412 Lilly Rd. NE, Olympia, 786-5583, Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00, Bus 60
Grays Harbor Transit: 705 30th St., Hoquiam, 532-2770, 9:00-5:00 Monday-Friday
Intercity Transit: 222 State Ave., Olympia, 786-1881, 6:30am-7:00pm Monday-Friday and 9:00-5:30 on weekends
Mason Transit: 790 E. Johns Prairie Rd., Shelton, 426-9434, 8:00-5:00 Monday-Friday.
Rural Transit: South Thurston County, 1-800-650-7846, Call for reservation. 9:00-3:00, Monday-Friday
Twin Transit: 212 E. Locust St., Centralia, 330-2072, 8:00-4:30 Monday-Friday
Capital Clubhouse/The Wardrobe: By appointment only. 618 7th Ave. SE, Olympia, 357-2582, Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00 to 3:00 Bus: 60 and 64
St. Vincent De Paul: See under utility assistance.
Seventh Day Adventist: 1029 N. Puget St., 943-1518, Tuesdays only 9:15 to 2:30, Clients may visit once every two months. Bus: 21
Yelm Community Center: 360-458-7000, Tuesday-Saturday 10:00-4:00, Bus 93
CLEAR/Coordinated Legal Education Advice and Referral Service Intake and Referral Line: 1-888-201-1014
Provides free legal assistance with civil (non-criminal) matters for low-income individuals and families. Lines are open Monday-Friday, 9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Free legal information at www.washingtonlawhelp.orgNon-criminal legal help. Interpreter services available. www.nwjusticeorg
Community Youth Services: 711 State Ave. NE, Olympia, 943-0780, 8:30-5:00 Monday-Friday. Five blocks East on State Ave. from the Olympia Transit Center.
DSHS/Department of Social and Health Services: 6860 Capitol Blvd., Tumwater,
1-877-980-9180, 7:30-5:00 Monday-Friday
Here are some agencies in the community that can help when school is out and after graduation. This information comes from the Crisis Clinic Resource Network. You can search the full database online at http://www.crisis-clinic.org/ or call them at (360) 586-2800. This brochure was updated November 16, 2006.
Note:Information above was provided by New Market Skills Center through Family Services Advocate
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