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
- 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
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.
Ballard Food Bank
Queen Anne Food Bank
West Seattle Food Bank
North Helpline and Lake City Foodbank
The Bridge Care Center
Rent & Utility Assistance
St. Vincent de Paul
Ballard Food Bank
General and Family Assistance
Wellspring Family Services
Jewish Family Services