Fall 2020 Resource Roundup

  Community Interest

By WHCA Advocacy Committee

We all need a little help sometimes (now more than ever). Luckily, we have access to some great free local resources right at our fingertips. Are you…

…looking for some help with basic needs?

Skyway Resource Center Pop-Up offers behavioral health, housing assistance, PPE care kits, school supplies, and more on October 2, 16, and 30 at 12643 Renton Avenue South from 4-7 p.m. At that location on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon, there is a free food distribution tent. See rizpartnership.org for details.

…experiencing anxiety or depression?

Call the WA Warm Line: 1-877-500-WARM (9276).  If you are in crisis or considering suicide, call the 24-Hour Crisis Line at 1-866-427-4747.

…longing for some free entertainment?

Learn how to score a surprise bag at Skyway Library’s new Curbside to Go pickup, stream videos and audiobooks, and find tools to research your ancestry at KCLS.org.

…searching for the latest pandemic updates?

View the latest stats, restrictions, and information on the state’s website (coronavirus.wa.gov) and the county’s website (kingcounty.gov/covid).

…trying to find a COVID-19 testing location?

King County and HealthPoint operate a free COVID-19 drive-thru testing site in Renton at 805 SW 10th Avenue. No insurance needed. Register online at healthpointchc.org.

This page is evolving, and we’ll have even more resources on here shortly. You can also follow us on Facebook for updates!

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