For more information about local community and Seattle University resources for childcare assistance, emergency, health, housing, social services and veteran services visit the weblinks listed below.
- Childcare Resources of King County - Childcare Resources, since 1990, has been a resource for parents seeking childcare, partner with childcare providers and advocate for childcare solutions.
- Childcare referral services maintained by the School of Law Admissions, provides additional resources within King County.
- King County Emergency Services - Safety and emergency-related services in King County.
- King County Health Services - Health services provided by King County government.
- Campus Student Health Center (206.296.6300). The Student Health Center at Seattle University is directed toward enhancing levels of wellness and empowering students to be self-directed in their own care.
- Housing information from the School of Law Admissions office provides information about Seattle neighborhoods, a listing of off-campus apartments and roommate matching database.
- Tenants Union of Washington State is a tenants' rights advocate for Washington state renters.
Mental Health/Psychological Services
- 24-Hour Seattle Crisis Line (206.461.3222 or 866.427.4747) offers immediate help to people in emotional crisis.
- Seattle University Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) (206.296.6000) CAPS promotes the psychological health of students and the campus community through affirmative therapy and other multi-culturally informed services, in order to empower students to participate fully in campus life.
- Seattle Counselors Association is a non-profit professional community of mental health providers serving the entire Puget Sound region. We are a networking organization for counselors and provide referrals for people looking for a counselor.
- Basic Food Assistance - is a Washington State government resource to finding healthy and affordable food in Washington State.
- "Do I qualify?" (a link to short questionnaire where individuals can find out if they qualify for any support from DHSH).
- USDA SNAP - Federal food assistance program.
- King County Social Services - Social and community services in King County.
- Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs - Veterans assistance and support for Washington veterans.
- GI Bill information - The Home For All Educational Benefits Provided By The Department Of Veterans Affairs.
- Law School Veteran Support - The Seattle University School of Law resources page for Veterans provides many links for veteran support and services.
WA 2-1-1 Community Resources
- WA 2-1-1 Community Resources offers an online directory of health and human service programs to find resources like food banks (food pantries), emergency shelters, transportation, health clinics, rent or utilities assistance, legal help, and many more. If you need additional assistance, you can also call 2-1-1 to speak directly with an Information & Referral Specialist.
Seattle University School of Law provides these links as a courtesy to its students. These sites are not endorsed by Seattle University. Some of these sites require personal information. We urge you to use your discretion and be careful when disclosing this type of information. We encourage you to explore your options using various resources so that you can make well informed decisions about your current and future finances.