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VANTAGE FIRE

July 10, 2018

Red Cross is opening a shelter for anyone displaced by the Vantage Fire in the town of George, WA. The shelter is located at: George Community Hall, 403 W. Montmorency Blvd. Please dial 2-1-1 for updated information on services in the area or if you want to help. See pictures and information on the Kittitas County Sheriff…

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MEDICAID ALTERNATIVE CARE & TAILORED SUPPORTS FOR OLDER ADULTS

July 7, 2018

There are multiple programs to support unpaid family caregivers or people who do not have a caregiver but who live at home. At times, family caregivers could use some extra support to help them continue to care for their loved one. The Medicaid Alternative Care (MAC) and Tailored Supports for Older Adults (TSOA) programs are…

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UNITED WAY PARTNERS WITH LYFT TO PROVIDE FREE RIDES TO THOSE IN NEED

June 18, 2018

Last year, 2-1-1 received more than 250,000 transportation requests nationwide, and 20 percent of those could not be met with existing resources. Through a partnership with United Way Worldwide, Lyft will leverage the 2-1-1 network to satisfy gaps in transportation resources for individuals and families in need. The goal of this pilot is to address unmet transportation needs through the…

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2017 4TH QUARTER NEWSLETTER

May 24, 2018

Download our quarterly newsletters to keep up with the latest news from Washington 211.Find out about: Free Tax Services and The Earned Income Tax Credit Myfreetaxes.com Career Path Services Youth Program Directory – King County 2017 Year-end 2-1-1 Data Report Download the Washington 2-1-1 4th Quarter Newsletter 2017

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2 MILLION PACIFIC NORTHWEST HOUSEHOLDS CAN’T AFFORD BASICS

May 18, 2018

Nearly 2 Million Pacific Northwest (PNW) households can’t afford a basic monthly budget that includes housing, food, child care, health care, transportation and a smartphone, according to new reports released by the United Ways of the Pacific Northwest and the United Way ALICE Project. The 2016 data shows that 40 percent of the 4.95 million households in the…

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