Appendix F: Useful phone #’s


CHILDREN / YOUTH / TEENS

Child Care Action Council - Resource & Referral Line 1-800-845-0956; 754-0810
Child Protective Services-(investigates abuse-24 hrs) 725-6700, 888-822-3541
Community Action Council WIC (Women, Infants & Children) Program 438-1100
Community Youth Services (employ. assist,crisis intervention,outreach) 943-0780
Olympia Child Care Center (sliding scale fee, ages 1 mo - 5 years) 943-9857
Partners in Prevention Education - Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence support services 360-357-4472

CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) (24 hrs) 352-7344
Behavioral Health Resources (BHR) 704-7170
Dana McGee (SPSCDC) 507-2839
Karen Manges (SPSCDC) 456-7575 and ask for Karen
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) (for any chemical dependency 24 hrs) 754-4433
Nisqually Tribal Health Services (incl. substance abuse program) 459-5312
Oxford Homes (halfway houses after treatment) 357-9908
Sea Mar Behavioral Health (incl. Spanish-speaking services) 704-7590
South Sound Clinic (counseling, Methadone program) 413-6910 or 1-888-764-7243
St. Peter Chemical Dependency Center 456-7575 or 1-800-332-0465
Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System 206-762-1010

COUNSELING / MENTAL HEALTH

Behavioral Health Resources (BHR) 704-7170
Crisis Clinic (crisis intervention; referrals to counselors 24 hrs) 586-2800
Crisis Resolution Services (24 hours) 754-1338 or 1-800-270-0041
Capital Clubhouse (rehab program by & for mental health consumers) 357-2582
Dr. Kooiker (private psychiatrist, accepts CNP coupons) 357-4313
Partners in Prevention Education - Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence support services 360-357-4472
Shannon Deighan (Homeless Outreach for BHR) 704-7170, 791-7522

DISABILITIES - PHYSICAL / MENTAL

Arc of Washington State (Association for Retarded Citizens) 357-5596
Blind, WA State Dept of Services for the 586-1224 or 1-800-552-7103
Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services, WA State Office of (DSHS) TTY 902-8000
Division of Developmental Disabilities, DSHS (DDD) 725-4250
Morningside (vocational development/employment services) 943-0512
WA Talking Book & Braille Library 1-800-542-0866

DISABILITY - BENEFITS

Social Security Information Line (SSI/Medicare) 753-9451 or 1-800-772-1213 (Dial “0”)
Community Service Office, Olympia (DSHS) 725-6600 or TDD 586-0226

EMERGENCY NEEDS – CLOTHING, UTILITIES:

Adventist Community Service Center 943-1518
Baby Bank (diapers & baby clothes; referral necessary) 357-6617
Community Action Council (utilities/weatherization assistance) 438-1100
Community Service Office, Olympia (DSHS) 725-6600 or TDD 586-0226
Concern for Animals (homeless & low-income pets) 273-5077
Sacred Heart Church 923-0929
Other Bank, YWCA (for supplies that food stamps don't cover) 352-0593
Red Cross (assistance for natural disasters & house fires 24 hrs) 352-8575
Saint Vincent De Paul Clothing Bank, Olympia 352-0782
Saint Vincent De Paul (limited utilities asst) 352-7554
Salvation Army (emergency shelter, meals, utilities assistance 24 hrs) 352-8596
Union Gospel Mission (Furniture, Household goods) 709-9725
Veterans Assistance Fund 786-5578
Yelm Community Services (food, clothing, utilities asst, emerg shelter) 458-7000

EMPLOYMENT

Command Staffing (temp labor) 413-7400
Employment Security (job search/unemployment compensation) 704-3600
Labor Ready (day labor) 786-9113
Latter Day Saints Employment Center 786-8826
Job Corps (vocational ed & life skills, ages 16-24) 754-7409 or 1-800-863-5627
Pacific Mountain Workforce Consortium (job training) 786-5586 or 800-624-1234 x5586
Pathfinders Supported Employment, (jobs for mentally ill), BHR 704-7170
Youth Employment & Training, CYS (ages 16 – 21) 943-0780 x119
Vocational Rehabilitation (Thurston County Work Source) info line 570-4252
Vocational Rehabilitation, Division of (DVR) V/TDD 438-8940 or 1-800-548-0946

ETHNIC SERVICES & ASSISTANCE

Korean Women’s Association (Asian,Pacific Islander, & Elder) 455-4524
Cielo Project at Radio Ranch (Hispanic/Latino services) 709-0931
Nisqually Indian Tribal Services 456-5221
Refugee & Immigrant Service Center 754-7197 or 754-5759
South Puget Intertribal Planning Agency (SPIPA – five tribes) 426-3990

FOOD & NUTRITION

First Baptist Church of Olympia: 357-3881
Thurston County Food Bank, Olympia 352-8597
Yelm Community Center- Food Bank 458-7000
Food Stamps (DSHS Community Service Office) 725-6600 or TDD 586-0226
Salvation Army Meals (7AM, noon, & 6PM, daily – 824 5th Ave SE) 352-8596
Union Gospel Mission: 709-9725
Women, Infants & Children(WIC) Nutrition Program 754-2936 or 754-2933

HEALTH CARE

Choice Regional Health Network (low-income insurance) _ 493-4550
Health Department, Thurston County
786-5581 or 786-5583
HIV/AIDS Hotline, Washington State (info & referral) V/TDD 1-800-272-2437
Medical Assistance (coupons),CSO (DSHS)
_725-6600 or TDD 586-0226
Nisqually Tribal Health Services (Indian med/dental) 456-5221 or 491-8543
Planned Parenthood (birth control, pregnancy testing/counseling) 754-5522
Providence St Peter Hospital _ 491-9480 Emergency Rm 493-7289
Sea Mar Community Health Center, Medical _ 491-1399
United Communities AIDS Network (help for people with AIDS) 352-2375

DENTAL CLINICS

Union Gospel Mission_786-5581
Seamar Dental Clinic
_570-8016 or 570-7902
South Puget Sound Community College Dental Clinic
_596-5464
University of Washington (Seattle) _(206) 616-6996

HOUSING ASSISTANCE / EMERGENCY SHELTERS

Bread & Roses Women's Guest House Shelter 754-4085
Emergency Shelter Network (overnight shelter) _ 528-8999
Haven House-(shelter/crisis center for teens 12-17) _ 754-1151 or 888-698-1825
Housing Authority, Thurston (main office)
753-8292
Housing Authority, Thurston (CSO, for emergency assistance) 664-2485
Partners in Prevention Education - Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence Short-term Emergency Motel Voucher 360-357-4472
Safeplace (shelter for abused women - 24 hrs) 754-6300 or TTY 943-6703
Salvation Army (shelter for single men, women, families) _ 352-8596
Yelm Community Services.(rural Thurston County residents)
458-7000
Chez Cascadia (Hostel –charges fee for stay like a hotel)
_570-0823


ADVOCACY / LEGAL

Administrative Hearings, Office of (OAH)360-753-2531
Child Support Enforcement Office 664-6900 or 1-800-345-9964
Consumer Protection Division (unfair business)
1-800-551-4636
Copwatch (Drew Hendricks)_870-3127
Family Court Facilitator (Thurston Co. Juvenile and Family Court)_ 709-3274
Family Support Center (coordinated family services) _ 754-9297
Human Rights Commission, WA State
_ 753-6770 or 1-800-233-3247
Long-Term Care Ombudsman (mediation/advoc in nursing homes) _ 943-6018
Northwest Justice Project CLEAR Line:
1-888-201-1014
Partners in Prevention Education - (Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence advocacy services for ages 12-30) 360-357-4472
Safeplace (legal advocacy for abused women) _ 754-6300 or TTY 943-6703
Social Security Appeals Attorneys-
Steve Maddox _786-8276
Ellie Halpern _753-8055
Tenant's Union, Thurston County (landlord / tenant legal info)
_ 943-3036
Victim Advocate Division, Thurston County_ 754-2989
Victim Assistance Office, Olympia
753-8408
Volunteer Legal Clinic, Thurston County _ 705-8194 or 1-800-201-1014
WA Protection.& Advocacy System (dev disabled/mentally ill)_ 1-800-562-2702
Welfare Rights Olympia
_ 352-9716 or 1-877-330-3063


SENIORS

Adult Protective Service DSHS (investigates reports of abuse) 1-877-734-6277
Area Agency on Aging (info, case mgmt) 664-3162 x133 or 1-888-545-0910
Catholic Community Services586-2960
Gatekeeper Program (senior outreach/monitoring)
664-3162 ext 133
Older Adult Services, BHR (Counseling/case mgmt) 704-7170 or 1-800-825-4820
Home & Community Services, Div of (DSHS) _ 664-7575 or 1-800-462-4957
Senior Centers Olympia 586-6181, Yelm 458-7733, Lacey 407-3967
_ Tenino 264-9805, Rainier 446-2258, Tumwater 754-4160
Social Security Information Line
1-800-772-1213
South Sound Care Connection (care coordination) _ 586-4491


TRANSPORTATION

Paratransit Services (transportation to medical appointments) 1-800-846-5438
Village Vans (DSHS)
_705-5840
DAV (Disabled American Veterans) Transport Van_1-800-329-8387 x71343
Dial-A-Lift (IT bus services) ___ 754-9393 or 1-800-244-6846