Unemployment Compensation extended

As of December 23, Congress and the President authorized a two-month extension of emergency unemployment compensation (EUC) benefits and extended benefits. Unemployed workers who have been claiming these benefits may continue to submit weekly claims until they run out of…

HEN sign up day

Catholic Community Services is organizing a one-day event for Medical Care Services clients to sign up to receive services if they need help paying rent and utility bills Thursday, Jan. 12. Catholic Community Services Administers the Housing & Essential Needs…

One Night Count

The annual One Night Count will be held in the overnight hours of Thursday January 26th –  Friday January 27th from 2 – 5 am.   The Annual One Night Count is the point in time census of people who are homeless. Each year more than 900 volunteers go out with 125 trained team leaders to pre-arranged areas in parts of Seattle, Bellevue, Kirkland,…

Housing Search website

Landlords can begin registering their properties on a new low-cost housing locator website – housingsearchnw.org. HousingSearchNW.org is sponsored by the City of Seattle, King County, United Way of King County, Seattle Housing Authority and King County Housing Authority. A Steering…

New Medicaid website

The Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS) is pleased to announce the initial launch of http://medicaid.gov/ the first Federal government website devoted to the policies — and the people — of Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). …