DSHS budget reductions discussed

Department of Social and Health Services Secretary Susan N. Dreyfus will lead a series of Town Hall Meetings across the state in the next two months to lay out the Department’s budget reduction options as part of Governor Chris Gregoire’s…

Landlord Tenant Law Training

Lifelong AIDS Alliance will be hosting a Landlord Tenant Law Training for community housing partners, providers, and social services staff, Oct. 20, 1-4 pm, at Lifelong AIDS Alliance.  The training will include information on the following topics: •  The Residential…

Angel Food Ministries closes

“Angel Food Ministries has considered many options regarding our future. At this time we regret to inform you that we have not found a solution that will allow Angel Food Ministries to continue to distribute food on a monthly basis…

SCHIP Premiums to Increase for Some

Parents of children who are not U.S. citizens and do not have legal immigration status or an application pending for immigration status will have to pay an increase for their children’s health insurance starting Nov. 1.  Premiums will increase to…

Seattle Winter Shelters Open

The Seattle Human Services Department’s Winter Shelters at City Hall and the Frye Hotel are set to open from October 1, 2011 through March 31, 2012. Previously the shelters were opened only under certain severe weather conditions. Last year the…