HOMELESS / HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES
Isaiah 58 team members prepare and serve meals for approximately 200 homeless and working poor in downtown Seattle on the second Thursday evening of each month, occasionally serve meals to Tent City dwellers and emergency shelter refugees, and collects and distributes warm clothes and blankets during winter months.
Isaiah 58 welcomes individuals, friends, families, and small groups who want to help the homeless. Contact Bob Hernacki firstname.lastname@example.org or Steve Houchin email@example.com . You can signup to volunteer or learn more at the Isaiah 58 web page.
Care Day is a one-day resource fair for homeless and low-income families in our Northshore community, connecting them with the services and resources they need. Attendees enjoy a hot meal and have access to free health services, groceries, haircuts, housing, public benefits, referrals to employment training, and much more.
Care Day was started by a Northshore small group, is led by Northshore members, and continues to grow and thrive with Northshore volunteers and donors. Care Day 2018 occurs on Friday June 29th; you can learn more and signup to participate at www.CareDay.net; you can also contact Tim King and Lauren Neal.
Vision House is a Christian service agency that provides life-changing transitional housing, support services and child care to help break the cycle of homelessness for homeless families with children. Vision House offers meaningful volunteer opportunities to the community with the goal of increasing our capacity to serve the poor and homeless, and help promote positive transformation of their lives. Individuals or groups can serve. Learn more at http://vision-house.org/volunteer/
Camp Unity Eastside (CUE)
Camp Unity Eastside is a transitional mobile encampment and self managed outside community. Camp Unity Eastside provides a safe and stable place for people experiencing homelessness, that supports resilience and fosters hope and connection so people may move toward safe and stable housing with the relationships, self-confidence and knowledge to be successful. More info at Camp Unity Eastside website or email the camp at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Washington Information Network 211
2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember phone number for people to call for health and human service information and referrals and other assistance to meet their needs. See win211.org for more information.