Services

The Queen Anne Helpline provides financial and other basic needs services plus several special assistance programs. Eligibility for services is based on financial status, zip code, and emergency hardship situations. Clients will be asked to provide a personal ID, proof of residency and additional documentation.

THANKSGIVING GROCERIES FOR SENIORS: We are currently partnering with All Saints Church to collect donations of nonperishable food items for Thanksgiving grocery bags we will deliver to low-income seniors in our service area; zip codes 98109, 98119 and 98199. If you are interested in donating food, please call the Helpline office for more information or to make drop off arrangements: 282-1540. We appreciate any and all donations, and encourage donors to fill a bag with one of each item.
Donations are gratefully accepted through Friday, November 21st.

NONPERISHABLE THANKSGIVING FOOD ITEMS:

  • Can of vegetables (corn, green beans, etc.)
  • Package of mashed potatoes
  • Package of stuffing/dressing
  • Can of cranberry sauce
  • Can/jar of gravy
  • Box of instant oatmeal
  • Package of cookies
  • Shelf stable milk
  • Cans of individual serving juice

Services offered only to residents living within 98109, 98119, and 98199 include:

  • Rent and deposit assistance
  • Utility payments
  • Emergency food assistance
  • Weekend Food for Kids
  • Continuing education and job training support

Services offered to all Seattle residents include:

  • Men’s and women’s clothing bank
  • Emergency food bags and non-perishable food pantry
  • Personal hygiene products
  • Metro bus tickets
  • Targeted referrals

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Resources/Referrals

Queen Anne Helpline is part of the King County Community Resources Network and Health and Human Service Alliance. We are happy to provide referrals to anyone who calls. Referrals may include: additional social services, medical help, mental health, job training, or financial consultation.

The most comprehensive statewide referral resource for social and medical services is the Washington Information Network:

  • Dial 2-1-1 to speak to a resource specialist
  • Or visit them online at win211.org.

Additional Resources

Food Banks

Ballard Food Bank
ballardfoodbank.org
206-789-7800

Queen Anne Food Bank
qafb.org
206-216-4102

Northwest Harvest
www.northwestharvest.org
206-625-0755

West Seattle Food Bank
www.westseattlefoodbank.org
206-932-9023

North Helpline and Lake City Foodbank
www.northhelpline.org
206-367-3477

 

Clothing

The Bridge Care Center
bridgecarecenter.org
206-789-0220

 

Rent & Utility Assistance

St. Vincent de Paul
svpdseattle.org
206-767-6449

Centerstone
center-stone.org
206-812-4940

Ballard Food Bank
ballardfoodbank.org
206-789-7800

Salvation Army
salvationarmy.org
206-447-9944

General and Family Assistance

Wellspring Family Services
www.wellspringfs.org
206-826-3050

Jewish Family Services
www.jfsseattle.org
206-461-3240

Solid Ground
www.solid-ground.org
206-694-6700