Homeless Encampment Nicklesville Moves

The homeless encampment Nicklesville has moved from the Old Lake City Fire Station to 7116 W Marginal Way SW, which is at 2nd Ave SW and W Marginal Way SW. The new location is the encampment’s first location. It had…

DSHS Simplifying Phone Tree

Beginning May 16, the Community Services Division statewide customer service center (CSC) will be adopting a new, simplified front end phone menu for our one toll free number 1-877-501-2233. This is made possible by some internal restructuring of our work…

UGM Morning Watch Van Helps Homeless

On weekday mornings, many Seattle residents, business professionals and Downtown property owners start their day by witnessing individuals who are sleeping in doorways, under bridges, on benches – anywhere they can try to keep warm. Many passersby want to help…

Call for Free Nicotine Patches or Gum

Quitting tobacco isn’t an easy process. However, calling the Washington State Tobacco Quitline can double your chances of successfully quitting. Just ask the 160,000 people who have already called to receive tobacco cessation support services. Now, kicking the habit is…