Community Resources


Listed are many of the Community Based Organizations that are available as resources to help qualified LWTech students.

Community Resource Links by Category

  • IKRON Behavioral Health Services: Assessment and counseling services.
  • LWTech Counseling: Currently enrolled students can meet with the LWTech Counselor Carol Van Buren.
  • NAMI Eastside: Community based non-profit committed to improving the quality of life for those impacted by mental illness through advocacy, education, and support.
  • SOUND: Provides comprehensive outpatient counseling and case management for King County residents experiencing mental health issues .
  • DAWN: DAWN supports, empowers, and shelters survivors of domestic abuse in South King County.
  • Domestic Violence Services: Program in Snohomish County that provides an emergency shelter and comprehensive range of services to all victims of domestic abuse.
  • LifeWire: Helps adults, children, and youth who have been impacted by domestic violence to build safer, healthier homes by offering support, resources, and professional services.
  • Attain Housing: Housing support programs and case management for folks in East King County.
  • Catholic Community Services: Helps facilitate Coordinated Entry for families and individuals in Snohomish County.
  • Cocoon House: Offers housing options and referrals for young adults ages 12-24 in Snohomish County. 
  • Compass Housing Alliance: Compass Housing Alliance develops and provides essential services and affordable housing for homeless and low-income people in the greater Puget Sound region.
  • Congregation for the Homeless: Housing services for men including emergency shelter, day center, and paths to permanent housing.  
  • Friends of Youth: Residential services and homeless youth services for people ages 15-24
  • Hopelink Housing Program: For families experiencing homelessness, transitional and long-term housing as well as emergency family shelter may be available through Hopelink.
  • Mama’s Hands House of Hope: Provides a safe and secure 24 hour living environment for women and children in crisis in Bellevue.
  • Mary’s Place: Provides  shelter for women and children experiencing homelessness, from 5 emergency shelters to providing support for long term housing.
  • Safe Parking Program in Kirkland: Offers a safe place to park overnight for those living in their vehicles with access to toilets, WiFi and a refrigerator.
  • Solid Ground: Weather you have lost your home and need shelter – of need support to stay in your current home – Solid Ground can connect you with information, resources, and referrals to support your housing stability.
  • The Sophia Way: Committed to ending homelessness for women in King County. Programs range from emergency shelter to support finding transitional, permanent, and supportive housing. 
  • WELD: Housing and employment services for those previously incarcerated and justice-involved.
  • YWCA Housing: The YWCA works to help women and families find and maintain safe, stable housing.