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Community Resources

Community Resources

CPTC maintains a list of resources to assist members of our College community who are facing a crisis such as homelessness, sexual trauma, food insecurity, addiction, or other difficulties.

Catalina Apartments

1616 S. Yakima #2 Tacoma, WA 98402
253-627-5211

Conifer South

5235 S. Warner Tacoma, WA 98409
253-627-8029

Market Street Apartments

1314 Market St., Tacoma, WA 98402
253-272-9475

Golden Hemlock

5939 N. 26th St. #25 Tacoma, WA 98407
253-752-6491

Metropolitan Development Counsel 

945 Fawcett Ave Tacoma, WA 98402
253-383-3921

Emmons Apartments

1010 S Eighth St., Tacoma, WA 98405
253-274-5710

Fern Hill Terrace

210 S. 80th St. #A Tacoma, WA 98408
253-475-0482

Golden Given Apartments

1023 74th St. E Tacoma, WA 98404
253-536-3154 

Grace Abounds Apartments

335-341 5th St SW Puyallup, WA 98371

Glenbrook Apartments

701 43rd Ave. SE Puyallup, WA 98374
253-445-7200

Hillside Gardens

1708 South G St., Tacoma, WA 98405
253-627-5783

Hotel Olympus

815 Pacific Ave Tacoma, WA 98402
253-274-1250

Highland Court Apartments

1122 Highland St., Tacoma, WA 98465
253-566-6000

Meadow Park Garden Court

5712 Hannah Pierce RD W, University Place, WA 98467
253-474-5103

Rainier View Senior Apartments 

1410 62nd Ave E Tacoma, WA  98424
844-228-8338

Steilacoom Woods Apt.

2504 Woods Drive Steilacoom, WA  98388
253-588-1314

Summit Apartments

11016 Waller RD E Tacoma, WA  98446
253-538-2050

BASH - Bikers Against Statewide Hunger

Food Bank
103 140th St. S. #B Tacoma, WA 98444
253-536-6480

Bargain World

Thrift Store
512 112th St. S Parkland, WA 98444
253-759-7811

Care Net of Puget Sound

Free Emergency Baby Supplies
1924 S. Cedar St #B Tacoma, WA 98405
253-383-2988/ | 877-NOT-ALONE

Disability Information and Referral – TACID

Disabilities (TACID)
6315 S 19th St Tacoma, WA 98466
253-565-9000

Fife Milton Edgewood Food Bank

Food Bank
2303 54th Ave E Fife, WA 98424
253-922-0960

FISH Food Banks of Pierce County

Food Bank
1704 85th St. E Tacoma, WA 98445
253-531-4530

Fort Lewis Thrift Shop

Thrift Store
2070 Pendleton Ave Lewis McChord, WA 98433
253-964-0445

Gig Harbor Peninsula Fish

Food Bank
4425 Burnham Dr., Gig Harbor, WA 98332
253-858-6179

Goodwill Outlet

Thrift Store Outlet
3120 S. Pine St Tacoma, WA 98409
253-573-6736

Lakes Area Fish Food Bank

Food Bank
6900 Steilacoom Blvd SW Steilacoom, WA 98499
253-581-1116 

Lake Stevens Community Food Bank

Food Bank
2111 117th Ave NE Lake Stevens, WA 98258
425-334-3430

Lakewood Goodwill

Thrift Store
6002 Mt Tacoma Dr. SW Lakewood, WA 98499
253-983-0040

Life Center Thrift Shop

Thrift Store
6331 6th Ave Tacoma, WA 98406
253-460-0688

My Sister's Pantry

Food Bank
621 Tacoma Ave S Tacoma, WA 98402
253-627-1186

Pierce County Homeless Services Coordinated Entry

253-682-3401

Puyallup Food Bank

Food Bank
110 23rd St SE Puyallup, WA 98372
253-848-5240

Salvation Army Church

Transportation
215 N G St Aberdeen, WA 98520
360-532-8346

Social Security Benefits

Social Security Benefits
811 South Hill Park Dr., Puyallup, WA 98373
(800)772-1213

Social Security Office

Social Security Benefits
2608 S 47th St Tacoma, WA 98409
(888)487-9229

Spanaway FISH Food Bank

Food Bank
16001 A St S Spanaway, WA 98387
253-383-1817

St. Leo Food Connection

Food Bank
1323 S Yakima Ave Tacoma, WA 98405
253-383-5048

St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store

Thrift Store
4009 S 56th St Tacoma, WA 98409
253-474-0519

Sumner Food Pantry

Food Bank
15625 Main St E Sumner, WA 98390
253-863-3793

Tacoma Rescue Mission

Meals and Shelter
425 S. Tacoma Way Tacoma, WA 98402
253-383-4493

The Salvation Army

Transportation
1501 6th Ave Tacoma, WA 98405
253-572-8452

Value Village Thrift Store

Thrift Store
1124 River Rd Puyallup, WA 98371
253-848-1582

Visitation Church

3314 S 58th St
Tacoma, WA 98409
253-473-4960

WIC (Women, Infants, Children)

Healthy food vouchers, breastfeeding support, nutrition education & more
800-332-2588 

Center for Therapeutic Intervention

Child Therapy Service
6659 Kimball Dr. S Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-851-3874

Child Care Aware of Washington

Licensed Child Care State wide
1001 Pacific Ave – Suite 400 Tacoma, WA 98402
253-383-1735

Excelcare (Nanny Services)

Childcare
2602 S 38th St #12 Tacoma, WA 98409
253-565-8252

Franciscan Therapy Services Child Development Services

1617 S J St Tacoma, WA 98405
253-426-4400

Harbor Children’s Therapy 

Children Development Therapy Services
5334 Olympic Dr. NW #101 Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-853-5155

Mary Bridge Good Samaritan Children’s Therapy

Childcare Development Programs/Services
402 15th Ave SE #100 Puyallup, WA 98372
253-697-5200

Peninsula Pediatric Therapy

Child Development Therapy Services
6659 Kimball Suite 303C Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-857-5437

Puyallup Tribe

Child Development Therapy Services
3009 E Portland Ave Tacoma, WA 98404
253-573-7800

Tacoma General Hospital

Support for Newborns
315 MLK Jr Way Tacoma, WA 98405
253-403-1000

Boys & Girls Club

AL-Anon & ALA-Teen

800-726-8094

Al Davies Branch

1620 S 17th St Tacoma, WA 98405
253-502-4631

Camp Fire USA, Orca Council

622 Tacoma Ave S Suite 3 Tacoma, WA 98402
253-597-6234

Cheney Family Branch

8502 Skansie Ave Gig Harbor, WA 98332
253-502-4670

Comprehensive Life Resources

Drop in Location: 2342 Tacoma Ave S Tacoma, WA 98402
Shelter Location: 415 S 13th St Tacoma, WA 98402

Contact
Jake Nau, Shelter Project Manager | 253-320-4429
Valentinya Germer, Lead Case Manager | 206-445-9540
On call phone:  253-677-0102

D.A. Gonyea Branch

5136 N. 26th St Tacoma, WA 98407
253-502-4640

Eastside Outreach Branch

4818 E. Portland Ave Tacoma, WA 98404
253-404-3997

EX3-Ron Sandwith Teen Center

31453 28th Ave S Federal Way 98003
253-681-6500

Henry T. Schatz Branch

3875 S 66th St Tacoma, WA 98404
253-502-4650

Lakewood Branch

10402 Kline St. SW Lakewood, WA98499
253-502-4660 

LGBT National Youth TalkLIne

Peer support, information & local resources
800-246-7743

National Runaway Switchboard

Information and support for teenagers considering running away from home, looking for a friend who has run away or have already run away and are ready to return home. 
1-800-RUNAWAY1 800-786-2929

Pierce County Alliance Youth Services

Foster Care Program, Independent Living Program, Independent Youth Housing and Family Unification Program
510 Tacoma Ave S Tacoma, WA 98402
253-572-4750

WA Teen Link-Phone & Chat

866-TEENLINK | 866TeenLink.org  

YouthCare

For Pre-teens and teens ages 12-17, who are in danger and need a safe place to stay
2500 NE 54th St., Seattle, WA 98105
206-694-4500 | 800-495-7802


YMCA

Crisis Resources

Tacoma Young Adult Shelter & Drop-in Center
Shelter age 18-24
Drop-in Center age 12-24
415 S 13th St Tacoma, WA 98402
253-256-3087

Gordon Family

16101 64th St E Sumner, WA 98390
253-826-9622

Lakewood Family

9715 Lakewood Dr. SW Lakewood, WA 98499
253-584-9622

Mel Korum Family

302 43rd Ave SE Puyallup, WA 98374
253-841-9622

Morgan Family

1002 S Pearl St Tacoma, WA 98465
253-564-9622

National Child Abuse Hotline

24/7 Crisis Intervention, information and referrals
800-442-4453

National Runaway Safe Line

24/7 Support, Resources, Chat
800-RUNAWAY | www.1800runaway.org

Native Youth Crisis Hotline

Provides suicide prevention for Native American Youth who are hurting, depressed or thinking of ending life
1-877-209-1266 

Tacoma Center

1144 Market St Tacoma, WA 98402
253-597-6444

My Sister’s Pantry

621 Tacoma Ave. S Tacoma, WA 98402
253-627-1186
•    First and third Monday: 5-7pm
•    Fourth Saturday: 10:30am-12:30pm
•    Free for low income and homeless

Saint Francis Cabrini Church

Offers very limited assistance with clothing and furniture needs.
Limited financial aid for bills such as rent and utilities may be available.

5505 180th St. SW | Lakewood, WA 98499
253-588-2141

Salvation Army-Tacoma

The Homebound Emergency Services offers clothing, Christmas assistance, and school supplies.  Other assistance might be available.
1110 S Puget Sound Ave Tacoma, WA 98405
253-572-8452

Trinity Presbyterian Church | Pat’s Closet:

School uniforms and holiday goods may be available.
1615 6th Ave., Tacoma, WA 98405
253-272-8819

Peoples Center

1602 M.L.K Jr Way, Tacoma, WA 98405
253-404-3915

YMCA - Lakewood

9715 Lakewood Dr. SW, Lakewood WA 98499 
253-584-9622
Monday-Thursday: 5-7:30am; 8-9:30pm
Friday:  5-7:30am; 8-8:30pm
Saturday:  7-7:30am
Sunday: Not available
Must supply own towel and picture ID

YMCA - Morgan Family 

1002 S. Pearl St., Tacoma, WA 98465
253-564-9622

YMCA - Tacoma Center 

1144 Market St, Tacoma, WA 98402
253-597-6444
Monday-Friday: 8-9pm
Saturday: 6-7pm
Sunday: 4-5pm
Towel will be provided, you must arrive within the first 30 minutes of given hours.
The access is only good for the shower and you must have government issued ID.

2-1-1 Mental Health Resources Navigation

Dial 2-1-1 or 877-211-9274

American Lake Campus – VA

Personal Counseling on sliding scale (must be a veteran)
9600 Veterans Dr., Tacoma, WA 98493
253-582-8440

Asian Counseling Services (MultiCare)

Therapy and help for Asians & Pacific Islanders
253-471-0141

Beacon Health ASO

855-228-6502

Consejo Counseling and Referral Services

Family Counseling
5915 Orchard Street W Tacoma, WA 98467
253-414-7461

CWA Comprehensive Behavioral Health

Serves African Americans (and others)
253-536-2881

Family Counseling

3217 N Mason Ave Tacoma, WA 98407
253-383-5757

Greater Lakes Mental Healthcare

Personal Counseling - Serves private insurance and sliding scale
9330 59th Ave SW Lakewood, WA 98499
253-581-7020

Healing Places Counseling Center

Personal Counseling
621 Pacific Ave STE 102 Tacoma, WA 98402
253-200-6298

Hope Sparks

Personal Counseling
6424 North 9th St Tacoma, WA 98406
253-565-4484

Julia K. Maxwell, MA

Personal Counseling
10209 Bridgeport Way SW, Suite C-10 Lakewood, WA 98499
253-640-3146

Kwawachee Counseling Center

Therapy, counseling, &education for adults, youth, couples &families for Tribal/Native Americans
Operated by the Puyallup THA
253-593-0232

MultiCare Behavioral Health

Personal Counseling
325 E Pioneer Puyallup, WA 98372
253-697-8400

NAMI of Pierce County

PO Box 111923 Tacoma, WA 98411
253-677-6629

Pacific Lutheran University

12180 Park Ave S Tacoma, WA 98447
253-535-7838

Philip C. Butterfield, MA

Personal Counseling - Serves private insurance
6927 Lakewood Dr. W #C-4 Lakewood, WA 98467
253-651-7785

Sea Mar–Tacoma Behavioral Health Clinic

Personal Counseling - Serves sliding scale
2121 South 19th St., Tacoma, WA 98405
253-396-1634

YES Parent Group (A Common Voice)

HOPE Center in Lakewood, WA
Tuesdays 6-8:30pm
253-537-2145


Counseling Services for Youth and Children

Bridges-A Center for Grieving Children

253-272-8266

WA Mental Health Referral Services for Children & Teens-Treatment

8am-5pm
833-303-5437

Pierce County Crisis Line 
  • Child & Family Services
  • Adolescent Inpatient Behavioral Health
  • Children's Therapy Unit
  • Mobile Health Care Clinic

800-576-7764

Pierce County Crisis Line (24/7)

1-800-576-7764

Crisis Text Line (24/7)

Text “HEAL” to 741741

Recovery Response Center

253-942-5644

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 

800-273-TALK (24/7 Crisis hotline)

WA Recovery Help Line (24/7)

Mental Health, Substance Use & Gambling
866-789-1511

Domestic Abuse

Crystal Judson Family Justice Center

718 Court E Tacoma, WA 98402
253-798-4166

Social Treatment Opportunity Programs

4301 S Pine St #112 Tacoma, WA  98409
253-471-0890

Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

1511 3rd Ave Seattle, WA  98101
1-800-799-7233 or TTY:  1-800-787-3224

WA State Domestic Violence Hotline

8am-5pm | 800-562-6025

YWCA

Housing for Spousal Abuse survivors (men or women)
405 Broadway Tacoma, WA  98402
253-272-4181

National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline

800-799-7233 or TTY:  800-787-3224 En Espanol 

Protection Order Notification 

1-877-242-4055

Pregnancy and Parenting Resources

Crisis Pregnancy Center of Pierce County, Lakewood Center
Free Pregnancy Tests

10828 Gravelly Lk Dr. SW Suite 101 Lakewood, WA  98499
253-984-6222

HopeSparks Family Services

6424 N 9th St Tacoma, WA 98406
253-565-4484 

WA Perinatal Support Line

888-404-7763

Free Parenting Classes

MultiCare

253-697-8461 Please call for current schedule of classes

Care Net of Puget Sound

1924 S Cedar St, Suite B Tacoma, WA
253-383-6073

Always Parents: Family in Transition-Puyallup Activity Center

210 W Pioneer Puyallup, WA  98371
253-841-5555

Always Parents LLC

6825 19th St W #163 University Place, WA  98466
253-267-3622

Step By Step
  • Pregnancy Support
  • Home visits/ Parenting classes
  • Life Skills classes

3303 #A 8th Ave SE Puyallup, WA 98372
253-896-0903

Sexual Assault Resources

National Sexual Assault Hotline

24/7 Chat www.rainn.org
800-656-HOPE

Rebuilding Hope-Sexual Assault Center

101 E 26th St. #200 Tacoma, WA 98421
1-800-756-7273 | 253-597-6424 

Tacoma Community House

1314 S L St Tacoma, WA  98405
253-383-3951 | tacomacommunityhouse.org

Family Renewal Shelter

6832 Pacific Ave Tacoma, WA  98408
800-550-3915

Additional Help Lines

WA Anti-Trafficking Response Network Victim Assistance

Mon-Fri 9am-5pm | 206-245-0782

National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline

24/7 hotline | 800-373-7888

Child Protective Services Hotline 24/7 Tacoma Office

253-983-6200 | 866-636-4276

Native Youth Crisis Hotline

Provides suicide prevention for Native American Youth who are hurting, depressed or thinking of ending life
877-209-1266

Tacoma Detoxification Center

253-539-2413

The Moore Center - Dr. Mehri Moore

Eating disorder treatment center
1601 114th Ave NE, STE 180 Bellevue, WA  98004
425-329-3821

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders (CHADD)

800-233-4050

DDA – Region 3 Tacoma Field Office

1305 Tacoma Ave, S, Suite 300 Tacoma, WA  98402
253-404-5500

Deaf Access Program (Wash. Relay Service-TTY)

Dial 711 to connect with a relay operator
800-676-3777 TTY Voice | 800-676-4290 TTY/Voz (Spanish)
www.washingtonrelay.com

Department of Services for the Blind – Tacoma Office

949 Market St, Suite 508 Tacoma, WA  98402
253-597-4417

Hearing, Speech & Deaf Center (HSDC)

621 Tacoma Ave S, Suite 505 Tacoma, WA  98402
253-475-0782

Pierce Co. Parent Coalition for Developmental Disabilities

Providing clear, up to date information for families with disabled children in Pierce County
253-564-0707 |  877-DDLINKS (877-335-4657)

Seattle DDA Field Office

1700 E Cherry St Suite 200, Seattle, WA  98112
206-568-5700/ 800-314-3296

TACID

6315 S 19th St Tacoma, WA  98466
253-565-9000

UW Autism Center

253-692-4721 | 877-408-UWAC (8922)

Washington P.A.V.E.

Provides education, information and advocacy for children with disabilities and their families in Pierce County
253-565-2266 (V/TTY) | 800-572-7368 (V/TTY)
www.washingtonpave.com

GED Prep Locations

Bates Technical College

1101 S Yakima Ave Tacoma, WA  98405
253-680-7274

Clover Park Technical College

4500 Steilacoom BLVD SW Lakewood, WA 98499
253-589-5702

Family Investment Center (BTC)

1724 E 44th St. Tacoma, WA  98404
253-680-7274

Tacoma Public Library

1102 Tacoma Ave S Tacoma, WA 98402
253-292-2001

Tacoma Rescue Mission Challenge Learning Services

425 S Tacoma Way Tacoma, WA  98402
253-383-4493

The REACH Center

714 S 27 St. Tacoma, WA 98406
253-254-4959


Colleges

Bates Technical College Central Campus

2320 S. 19th St Tacoma, WA 98405
253-680-7603

Bates Technical College Downtown Campus

1101 S. Yakima Ave Tacoma, WA  98405
253-680-7000

Bates Technical College South Campus

2201 S. 78th St Tacoma, WA  98409
253-680-7400

City University – Tacoma

3315 S 23rd St. #100 Tacoma, WA  98405
253-896-3210 

CWU – Pierce County

9401 Farwest Dr. SW Tacoma, WA  98498
253-964-6636

Evergreen State College – Tacoma

1210 6th Ave Tacoma, WA  98405
253-680-3000

Pacific Lutheran University

12180 Park Ave S Tacoma, WA  98447
253-535-7411 

Pierce College-Fort Steilacoom

9401 Farwest Dr. SW Lakewood, WA  98498
253-964-6500

Pierce College-Puyallup

1601 39th Ave SE Puyallup, WA 98374
253-840-8400

Saint Martin’s University

5000 Abbey Way SE Lacey, WA  98503
360-491-4700

Tacoma Community College (TCC)

6501 S. 19th St Tacoma, WA  98466
253-566-5000

University of Washington – Tacoma

1900 Commerce St Tacoma, WA  98402
253-692-4000

University of Puget Sound

1500 N. Warner St Tacoma, WA  98416
253-879-3100 

Bonney Lake Goodwill

21153 WA-410 Bonney Lake, WA  98391
253-862-0237

Centro Latino Services
1208 South 10th St Tacoma, WA  98405
253-208-0869
 
Goodwill Industries

714 S 27th St Tacoma, WA  98409
253-573-6500

Labor Works – Gig Harbor

6514 Wollochet Dr., Gig Harbor, WA  98335
253-853-3444

Labor Works – Tacoma

5944 6th Ave Tacoma, WA  98406
253-627-9675

People Ready– Puyallup

11910 Meridian E Puyallup, WA  98373
253-445-0908

People Ready-Tacoma

1015 A St Tacoma, WA  98402
253-383-9101

Puyallup Goodwill

1200 4th St NW Puyallup, WA  98371
253-445-2855 

Salvation Army Family Lodge

1521 6th Ave Tacoma, WA 98405
253-627-3962 

The Salvation Army Emergency

1505 4th Ave E Olympia, WA  98506
360-352-8596

Workforce Central

3650 South Cedar St STE E Tacoma, WA  98409
253-830-5226

WorkSource-Pierce

2121 S State St. #300 Tacoma, WA  98405
253-593-7300

Bethel Family Center 

Family Support Center
18020 B St. E Spanaway, WA  98387
253-683-6862

Crisis Pregnancy Center of Pierce County, Lakewood Center

Free Pregnancy Tests
10828 Gravelly Lk Dr. S Suite 101 Lakewood, WA  98499
253-984-6222

The Division of Child Support

Social Services Organization
1949 S. State St #3 Tacoma, WA  98405
253-597-3700

Family Education & Support Services

Health Services
6840 Capital BLVD SE Building 3 Tumwater, WA  98501
360-754-7629

First Step Family Support Center

Social Services Organization
325 E 6th St Port Angeles, WA  98362
360-457-8355

Care Net of Puget Sound

Pregnancy & Family Services
1924 S Cedar St #B Tacoma, WA  98405
253-383-2988

DadsMOVE

Support and training for parents
425-243-7028 

Puyallup – Family Support Centers

Family Support Center
606 E. Main Ave, Suite B Puyallup, WA  98372
253-845-9177

Step by Step

Non-Profit Organization
3303 8th Ave SE #A Puyallup, WA  98372
253-896-0903

Sumner-Bonney Lake Family Support Center

Family Support Services
1518 Main St Sumner, WA
253-891-6550

Tahoma Family Center – Catholic Community Services

Pregnancy Support and Hot Meals
1323 S. Yakima Ave Tacoma, WA  98405
253-383-3697

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services-Children’s Administration

Department of Social Services
14th Ave SE & Jefferson St SE Olympia, WA  98501
(800) 737-0617

Kinship Care in Washington State

Support for relatives raising children. Part of DSHS in Washington
www.dshs.wa.gov/kinshipcare

FREE & Low Cost Medical Insurance

ObamaCare

877-614-3428 | www.obamacare-plans.com

Health Insurance 

$30/Month Low Cost and Full Coverage
844-585-9372

Washington Health Insurance-Blue Cross 

$9/Week-New
State medical/dental plan covering children up to age 19
877-543-7669

Washington State Health Care Authority (Apple Health)

www.hca.wa.gov

Washington Healthplanfinder: Home Page

www.wahealthplanfinder.org

Apple Health for Kids (DSHS)

Basic Health Plan
800-660-9840 | www.basichealth.hca.wa.gov

FREE & Low Cost Dental/Medical Clinics

Please call the clinics below to check on availability of services and costs.

Bates Technical College

1101 S. Yakima Ave Tacoma, WA  98405
253-680-7310

Milgard Family Dental Clinic

1708 E 44th Street Tacoma, WA 98404
253-471-4553

Family Dental Clinic

1202 South 11th Street Tacoma, WA 98421
253-572-7002

Dental Van-Northwest Medical Tea

2342 Tacoma Ave S Tacoma, WA 98402
253-597-4194 

Hilltop Regional Health Center Dental Clinic

1202 MLK Jr. Way Tacoma, WA 98405
253-441-4743

Sea Mar Tacoma Dental Clinic

1215 S 11th St., Tacoma, WA 98405
253-280-9840

Sea Mar Tacoma Dental Clinic-Cushman

1112 S Cushman Tacoma, WA 98405
253-280-9770

Sea Mar Tacoma Health Care for the Homeless Clinic

3712 S Cedar St., Tacoma, WA 98409
253-682-2860

Sea Mar Medical: Puyallup

Open Monday – Saturday
10217 125th St Ct E Puyallup WA 98374
206.864.4550

Sea Mar Dental: Puyallup 

Open Monday – Saturday, on the 2nd floor
10217 125th St Ct E, Puyallup WA 98374
253-864-4550

Trans Lifeline:

877.565.8860

Trevor Project (LGBTQ)

866.488.7386

Addiction Recovery

866.789.1511

Treatment Referral

877.726.4727

Healthy Mom’s. Healthy Babies

(253) 798-6403

Access to Baby & Child Care Dental

For children on Medicaid ages birth to 5 years
253-798-4720

Puyallup Tribal Health Authority-Takopid Health Clinic

Provides medical, dental, and behavioral health care in a culturally appropriate manner.
Must have tribal enrollment card and proof of Pierce county residence. All services are provided without charge.

253-593-0232

MultiCare Health System South Hill

3500 S Meridian Puyallup, WA 98373
253-697-1426 - Call for schedule 

Key Medical Center

15610 89th St Ct NW Lakebay, WA 98349
253-884-9221 

PLU Health Center-PLU students only

121st St & Park Ave., Tacoma, WA 98447
253-535-7337

CHC Hilltop

flu and pneumococcal only
1202 MLK Jr Way Tacoma, WA 98405
253-441-4742

CHC Lakewood

10510 Gravelly Lake Dr., Lakewood, WA  98444
253-589-7030

CHC Spanaway

134 188th St S Spanaway, WA 98387
253-847-2304

MultiCare East Pierce Family Medicine

1322 3rd St SE. Suite 240 Puyallup, WA 98372
253-697-1420

MultiCare Tacoma Central Primary Care

2420 S Union Ave Suite 300 Tacoma, WA 98405
253-680-6200

Kirk’s Pharmacy

104 Mashell Ave N Eatonville, WA 98328
360-832-3121

Rankos Pharmacy

101 N Tacoma Ave Tacoma, WA 98403
253-383-2411

Purdy Costless Pharmacy

14201 92nd Ave NW Gig Harbor, WA 98329
253-857-7797

Neighborhood Clinic Tacoma

1323 S Yakima Ave Tacoma, WA 98405
253-627-6353

Advanced Health Care

9116 Gravelly Lake Dr. SW Tacoma, WA  98499
253-475-7744

Aveanna Healthcare

7602 Bridgeport Way W STE#2B Lakewood, WA  98499
253-912-4860

Bates Technical College Dental Clinic

1101 S Yakima Tacoma, WA  98405
253-680-7000

Good To Be Home Care

8903 Gravelly Lake Dr. SW Lakewood, WA  98499
253-588-4344

Mary Bridge Developmental Services

Therapy Service
1220 Division Tacoma, WA  98403
253-403-4437

Maxim Healthcare - Tacoma Behavioral Health Services

4301 S Pine St #505 Tacoma, WA  98409
253-292-4354

MultiCare Adult Day Health Center

Nursing Care
6442 S. Yakima Tacoma, WA  98408
253-459-7222

Pierce College Dental Hygiene Clinic

9401 Farwest Dr. SW Lakewood, WA  98498
253-964-6500

Pierce County Medical Society 

223 Tacoma Ave S Tacoma, WA  98402
253-572-3667

ResCare HomeCare

6704 Tacoma Mall BLVD #204 Tacoma, WA  98409
253-259-2879

Social Security Office

Social Security Benefits
2608 S 47th St STE “A” Tacoma, WA  98409
(888)4879229

Washington State Department of Health

111 Israel Rd SE Tumwater, WA  98501
(800)525-0127

For resources related to housing, shelters, low-income housing assistance, low-income apartments, transitional housing, safe houses, and clean and sober houses. Click Here 

Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

1119 Pacific Ave Tacoma, WA  98402
206-816-3893 | 253-383-0519 | Toll Free: 877-814-6444
www.nwirp.org/get-help | Email: TSUintake@nwirp.org

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

To help find an Immigration Lawyer in your area
www.ailalawyer.com

American Civil Liberties Union of Washington: (ACLU) Referral 

Referral Phone: 206-624-2180 Tues.-Thurs. 10-3

Latina/o Bar Association of Washington

www.lbaw.org

Middle Eastern Legal Association of Washington

www.melaw.org

One America

weareoneamerica.org

Legal Counsel for Youth and Children

lcycwa.org

El Centro de la Raza

2524 16th Ave S Seattle, WA 98144
206-957-4634

State Office of Refugee and Immigrant Assistance

www.dshs.wa.gov/esa/office-refugee-and-immigrant-assistance

Tacoma Community House

Family immigration services 
1314 South L St., Tacoma, WA 98405
253-383-3951 | tacomacommunityhouse.org

LGBT National Youth TalkLine

800-246-7743

Trans Lifeline

24/7 hotline, call for help in any crisis, including suicidal thoughts; Hotline staffed by transgender people
877-565-8860

Pierce County AIDS Foundation – PCAF

PCAF, through education and service, prevents HIV infection, assists persons affected by HIV/AIDS, addresses related health problems, and combats associated stigma and discrimination. Weekdays 9am-5pm Wednesdays 11am-5pm
3009 S. 40th Street Tacoma, WA 98409
253-383-2565 | www.pcaf-wa.org

The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning youth.
866-488-7386 | thetrevorproject.org  

LGBT National Hotline

Peer support, information & local resources
888-843-4564

Rainbow Center

Offers resources and safe space for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and allied (LGBTQA) community.
2215 Pacific Avenue Tacoma, WA 98402
253-383-2318

OASIS Youth Center

Oasis Youth Center transforms the lives of queer youth by creating a safe place to learn, connect, and thrive.
General Drop-In Hours for Youth & Young Adults ages 14-24:Thursday – Saturday: 4 PM - 10 PM
2215 Pacific Avenue Tacoma, WA 98402
Office: 253-671-2838 | Emergency Phone: 253-988-2108
Email:  oasis@oasisyouthcenter.org 

Safe Schools Coalition

An international public-private partnership in support of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth
877-SAFE-SAFE (877-723-3723) | www.safeschoolscoalition.org

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

140 E. 56th St., Tacoma, WA 98404
253-473-4848

  • Pierce Transit Route #56
  • Tuesday only: 6pm
  • Contribution
Steilacoom Community Center

2301 Worthington, Steilacoom, WA 98388
253-983-2059 (please call for reservation)

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 12 noon
  • RSVP Contribution for seniors 60+
  • $5/under 60
  • Pierce Transit Route #212
 
Lakewood Meal Site

5705 Main St., Lakewood, WA 98499
253-474-1200 (please call for reservations)

  • Tuesday and Thursday: 12 noon
  • $2.50 suggested contribution for seniors 60+; $5/under 60
  • Pierce Transit Route #204
Tillicum/American Lake Gardens Community Service Center

14916 SW Washington, Tillicum, WA 98498
253-584-1280 (please call for advance)

  • Monday and Thursday: 12 noon
  • Wednesday, Japanese: 12 noon
  • $2.50 suggested contribution for seniors 60+
  • $5/under 60
  • Pierce Transit Route #206- 0.25 mile walk
Hospitality Kitchen/African American Evening Meal Site

1323 S. Yakima, Tacoma, WA 98405
253-502-2723 (please call for advance reservation)

Hospitality Kitchen:

  • Monday-Saturday
  • Breakfast 8:30am-9:30am
  • Lunch: 11:30am-12:30pm

African American Evening Meal:

  • Dinner served Thursdays only at 4pm
  • Both are free for low income
  • Pierce Transit Route #45 
Nativity House 

2304 S. Jefferson Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone:     253-272-5266

  • Wednesday-Sunday 11am-4pm
  • No meals on Monday or Tuesday
  • Free for low income and homeless
  • Pierce Transit Route #48-0.25 mile walk
My Sister’s Pantry

621 Tacoma Ave. S, Tacoma, WA 98402
253-627-1186

  • First and third Monday: 5-7pm
  • Fourth Saturday: 10:30am-12:30pm
  • Free for low income and homeless
  • $5/under 60
  • Pierce Transit Route #26 or #54?

Some services require referrals in order to receive assistance. Below is a list of referral agencies.
Catholic Community Services

1323 S. Yakima Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405
253-383-3697/800-372-3697 | https://ccsww.org/

  • Shelter and Homeless Services
  • Housing
  • Child, Youth & Family Services
  • Veterans, Immigrants, and Refugee Services
  • Seniors & In Home Care
  • Mental Health
  • Addiction Recovery
 
Crisis Line

800-576-7764 | https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org

  • Child & Family Services
  • Adolescent Inpatient Behavioral Health
  • Children's Therapy Unit
  • Mobile Health Care Clinic
  • Integrated Services for Older Adults
  • Suicide Prevention
Emergency Food Network

3318 92nd St S, Lakewood, WA 
253-584-1040 | www.efoodnet.org/

Metropolitan Development Council

721 Fawcett Ave #204, Tacoma, WA 98402
253-383-3921 | https://mdc-hope.org/

  • Housing for the homeless
  • Veterans Services
  • Weatherization
  • Energy Assistance
  • Detoxification Center
  • Center for Substance abuse-Recovery
  • Mental Health Services
  • DUI Alternative Detention
  • MDC Scholars Talent
  • Educational Opportunity Center
  • Child Care Food Program
  • Employment Services
New Connections-Women Services

Kent Location: 422 West Titus Street, Kent, WA | 253-856-9200
Tacoma Location:  613 S. 15th St, Tacoma, WA 98405 | 253-617-1405
https://nctacoma.org/

  • Chemical Dependency Evaluations
  • Mental Health Services
  • Just Threads Clothing Bank
  • Housing Navigation
  • License Re-Instatement Assistance
  • ID Card Vouchers
  • Employment Training 
  • Jail Transition Services
  • Homelessness Prevention
  • Resource Navigation
  • Medicaid Enrollment
  • Public Assistance Enrollment
  • Social Security (SSI) Enrollment
  • Case Management
  • Child Support Payment Planning
  • Domestic Violence
Nourish Food Bank

1704 85th St. E Tacoma, WA 
253-531-4530 | nourishpc.org

Nourish Food Bank-Lakes Area 

6900 Steilacoom Blvd SW, Lakewood, WA 
253-581-1116 | https://nourishpc.org/

Pierce County Housing Authority

1525 108th St S, Tacoma, WA  98444 or 603 Polk St S, Tacoma, WA 98444
253-620-5400 | www.pchawa.org

Pierce County Medical Society

223 Tacoma Ave S, Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone: 253-572-3667 | www.pcmswa.org/

  • Donated Medical care to those who qualify
  • Medical Premium Assistance to those who qualify
Serra House- The Coffee Oasis

6602 South Alaska St, Tacoma, WA 98408
253-328-6127 | https://thecoffeeoasis.com/serrahouse/
Serving youth ages 13-25 
Open Mon-Fri 2pm to 5pm & Friday evenings 6pm-9pm

  • Community Clothes Closet
  • Free Food
South Sound 2-1-1

1501 Pacific Ave #400, Tacoma, WA 98402
253-272-4263/1-877-211-WASH (9274) | https://search.wa211.org/

  • Utilities
  • Rent
  • Low Cost Housing
  • Transportation
  • Shelter
  • Legal Assistance
  • Basic Food Benefits
  • Behavioral Health
  • Physical Health
  • Holiday Assistance
  • Employment and Education
  • Free Tax Preparation Services
  • FamilyWize Discount Prescriptions
Tacoma Rescue Mission

425 S Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA 98402
253-383-4493 | www.rescue-mission.org

  • Food 
  • Shelter
  • Recovery
  • Children and Family Services
  • Veteran Services
  • Adult Education
  • Search and Rescue
The Salvation Army

1501 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405 
253-572-8452 | https://give.salvationarmyusa.org/

  • Housing and Shelter Assistance
  • Meal Assistance
  • Bill Pay Assistance
  • Employment Assistance
  • Transitional Living Centers
  • Children’s programs 
WAServes (Veterans referral resource)

1102 Quince St. SE/ PO Box 41150, Olympia, WA 98504
1-877-515-7848 | https://washington.americaserves.org/

  • Family Support
  • Healthcare
  • Housing and Shelter
  • Legal Services
  • Money Management
  • Clothing and Household goods
Workforce Central

3640 S Cedar St. Suite E, Tacoma, WA 98409
253-208-0869 | www.workforce-central.org#jobs

  • Find a job
  • Explore Career options
  • Young Adult Services
  • Career Pathways

Around the Sound

Private, For Profit Transportation Company
253-858-7088 | atstrans.org/

Absolute Mobility Center

Eligible for people with disabilities, people with low incomes, and seniors 65+
6053 Tacoma Mall Blvd Tacoma, WA 98409
253-267-5280

Pierce Transit - Headquarters

3701 96th St. SW Lakewood, WA 98499
253-581-8000

72nd St Transit Center

E 72nd & Portland Ave Tacoma, WA 98404

Lakewood Transit Center

Lakewood Towne Center Blvd Lakewood, WA 98499 

Parkland Transit Center

S 121st & Pacific Ave Parkland, WA 98499

Sound Transit: Ride the Wave

Transit trip planner and transportation tools
253-858-6179 | soundtransit.org

South Hill Mall Transit Center 

39th Ave E Puyallup, WA 98373

Tacoma Community College Transit Center

S 18th & Mildred Tacoma, WA 98466

Tacoma Dome Station

505 East 25th St Tacoma, WA 98421

Tacoma Mall Transit Center

S 48th & Oakes Tacoma, WA 98409

Tacoma

Community Health Care Hilltop Family Medical Clinic

1202 MLK Jr. Way Tacoma, WA 98405
253-441-4743

Community Health Care EastsideTanbara Family Medical Clinic

1708 E 44th St Tacoma, WA 98404
253-471-4553

MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care James Center

1812 S Mildred St Suite H Tacoma, WA  98465
253-301-6975

MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care Point Ruston

5058 Main St Suite 100 Tacoma, WA 98407
253-533-6770

MultiCare West Tacoma Urgent Care

2209 N Pearl St Tacoma, WA 98407
253-792-6900

Pacific General Medical Clinic

7440 Pacific Ave S Tacoma, WA 98408
253-475-0511

SeaMar Community Health Center Tacoma

1112 S Cushman Ave Tacoma, WA 98405
253-593-2144

U.S.HealthWorks Tacoma

2624 S 38th St Tacoma, WA 98409 
253-475-5908

Lakewood

Community Health Care Lakewood Family Medical Clinic

10510 Gravelly Lake Dr. SW Lakewood, WA 98499
253-589-7030

MultiCare Lakewood Clinic Urgent Care

5700 100th St SW Suite 510 Lakewood, WA 98499
253-459-6065

SeaMar Community Health Center Tillicum

14916 Washington Ave SW Lakewood, WA 98498
253-280-9890

Parkland

Community Health Care Parkland Family Medical Clinic

11225 Pacific Ave S Tacoma, WA 98444
253-536-2020

Spanaway

Community Health Care Spanaway Family Medical Center

134 188th St S Spanaway, WA 98387
253-847-2304

MultiCare Spanaway Urgent Care

225 176th St S Spanaway, WA 98387
253-459-7770

Gig Harbor

MultiCare Gig Harbor Medical Park

4545 PT Fosdick Dr. NW  Gig Harbor, WA 98335
253-530-8000

Puyallup

Franciscan Prompt Care Canyon Road

15214 Canyon RD E Puyallup, WA 98375
253-539-4200

MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care Puyallup

15125 Meridian E Suite 102 South Hill, WA 98374
253-697-3066

MultiCare Puyallup Urgent Care

220 15th Ave SE Suite C Puyallup, WA 98372
253-435-3400

SeaMar Community Health Center Puyallup

10217 125th St Ct E Puyallup, WA 98374
253-864-4550

Concentra Urgent Care

3850 S Meridian Suite 10 Puyallup, WA 98373
253-840-1840

Aging & Disability Resource Center 

(Monday – Friday 9AM – 4PM)
1305 Tacoma Ave S, Suite 104 Tacoma, WA  98402
253-798-4600

Beacon Senior Center

415 S 13th St Tacoma, WA  98402
253-301-3369

Center at Norpoint

4818 Nassau Ave Tacoma, WA  98422
253-404-3900

Lakewood Senior Activity Center

9112 Lakewood Dr. SW Lakewood, WA  98499
253-798-4090

Lighthouse Senior Center

5016 East “A” St Tacoma, WA  98408
253-426-1282

Pt. Defiance/Ruston Senior Center

4761 N Baltimore Tacoma, WA  98407
253-756-0601

Puyallup Senior Center

210 W. Pioneer Puyallup, WA  98371
253-841-5555 

Senior Nutrition Program

12115 Park Ave S Tacoma, WA  98444
253-537-9171

Sound Outreach

1106 MLK Jr. Way Tacoma, WA  98405
253-593-2111

Salvation Army Puyallup South Hill Senior Center

4009 9th St. SW Puyallup, WA  98373
253-841-1491 ext. 205

Steilacoom Community Center

2301 Worthington St Steilacoom, WA  98388
253-581-1076

Lutheran Community Services NW

223 N Yakima Tacoma, WA  98403
253-272-8433

University Place Senior/Community Center

2534 Grandview Dr., University Place, WA  98466
253-564-1992

Wright Park Community Center

501 S. I St Tacoma, WA  98405
253-591-5297

African-American PTSD Association

9129 Veterans Dr. SW Lakewood, WA 98498
253-589-0766

American Legion – University Place

7515 Cirque Dr. W University Place, WA 98467
253-460-1105

Disabled American Veterans (DAV) - Tacoma Chapter #1

1110 N. Stevens St., Tacoma, WA 98406 
253-752-2970

DAV Harmony

5604 75th St. W Lakewood, WA 98499
253-472-4680

WorkSource JBLM Center

Dr. Hawk Transition Center, Room 124
11577 41st Division Dr., Lewis McChord, WA 98433
253-967-3258

Pierce County Veterans Assistance Programs

3602 Pacific Ave #200 Tacoma, WA 98418
253-798-7449

Crisis Line-24/7 Phone & Chat

Crisis and other help for Vets, Military & Families
800-273-8255

Vets4Warriors-24/7 Phone & Chat

Peer support/help to all Vets, Military & Families
855-838-8255

DoD Safe Helpline-24/7

Confidential help for sexual assault (self or other)
877-995-5247

Tacoma Vet Center

4916 Center St. Suite E Tacoma, WA 98409
253-565-7038

VA Compensated Work Therapy Transitional Residence – VAPSHCS

9600 Veterans Dr. SW #148 Tacoma, WA 98493
253-583-1615

VA Domiciliary Care for Homeless Veterans -VAPSHCS – American Lake Division 

9600 Veterans Dr., Tacoma, WA 98493
253-582-8440

VA Vocational Services VAPSHCS – American Lake Division 

9600 Veterans Dr., Tacoma, WA  98493
253-582-8440

Veterans Independent Enterprises of Washington (VIEW)

6919 24th St. W Tacoma, WA  98466
253-922-5650

Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic

6103 Mt. Tacoma Dr. SW Lakewood, WA  98499
253.215.7070

VA Vocational Rehabilitation

5712 Main St. SW Lakewood, WA 98499
253-582-2729

Veteran Combat Call Center 24/7

877-WAR-VETS

VA Puget Sound Health Care System - American Lake Division 

253-582-8440 | 1-800-329-8387

Tri-Care/TRI-WEST Health Care Alliance (West Region)

Serving military personnel, dependents, and retirees in Pierce County
888-874-9378 | www.tricare.mil

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