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FINDING HELP n Emergency Services n Information and Referral Emergency tance is limited to northwest Spokane service area-funds are available. Also houses a food bank. Assis Services those who meet income eligibility requirements.(contact the center for specific boundaries) and For emergency clothing, food or shelter needs, call Services available by appointment only. the following organizations for help or referral (or Our Place Community Ministries ... 509-326-7267 refer to related categories within this chapter). 1509 West College Avenue, Spokane WA 99201 American Red Cross..........509-326-3330 Ext. 220 Offers emergency assistance with utilities, , cloth- 315 West Nora Avenue, Spokane WA 99205 ing (city-wide) and food to residents who live www.inwredcross.org within the eligible area limits. Please contact the The Red Cross aids with housing emergencies due center for information on eligibility requirements to fire or other natural disasters. and service area boundaries. First Call for Help .......................... 509-838-4428 Salvation Army ........................................ TTY 509-624-0004 Family Resource Center ................. 509-325-6810 Confidential referral and crisis intervention service. 204 East Indiana, Spokane WA 99207 Available 24 hours daily. The Salvation Army is the information and refer- ral place of contact for shelters in the area. Pro- Caritas Outreach Ministries ........... 509-326-2249 vides a wealth of information regarding essential 2919 North Monroe, Spokane WA 99205 housing needs. There is some rental and utility Provides information and referral, emergency as- assistance available. Houses a food bank and a sistance with utilities, and other basic needs when family shelter. Spokane Mental Health – Elder Services................................. 509-458-7450 Provides telephone information and assistance re- garding available resources and services, in-home case management for isolated and frail elders, ser- vices to unpaid caregivers, including kinship care for relatives raising relatives. Spokane Valley Partners................. 509-927-1153 10814 East Broadway, Spokane Valley WA 99206 Houses clothing and food bank. Offers emergency assistance to income eligible Greater Spokane Val- ley residents with utilities, rent, prescriptions (non narcotic), bus passes and transportation. Contact the agency for further information on eligibility re- quirements and funding availability. Washington Information Network (WIN) 211 ......................................................211 211 provides information and referral for commu- nity resources available throughout Washington. YWCA ........................................... 509-326-1190 Domestic Violence Helpline .......... 509-326-2255 930 North Monroe, Spokane WA 99201 Shelter, counseling, support groups, legal advocacy for domestic violence and/or intimate partner sex- ual violence survivors. 74


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