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    Resources for Summer 2020
    Posted on 06/11/2020

    Call 2-1-1 for support finding local resources and organizations that will suit your needs
    If you are interested in summer school programs:
    • Summer Skills Center: https://skillscenter.seattleschools.org
    • SPS Summer of Learning: https://www.seattleschools.org/academics/summer_school
    • Coyote North: https://coyotecentral.org/register-for-classes

    If you need food:
    • SPS Food Sites: Olympic Hills Elementary & Nathan Hale High School Mon- Fri 11-1pm
    • Food Lifeline: North Seattle College SOUTH LOT 401 NE Northgate Way, Seattle 98103
    o Pick up food boxes: Tuesdays from 11-3pm (pickup location & time may change weekly) (206) 545-6600
    • North HelpLine Food Bank: 12736 33rd Ave. NE, Seattle 98125
    o Pickup food boxes: Wed 10-1pm/Thurs 4:30-6:30pm/Sat 10-1pm.
    o For delivery, leave a message at (206) 367-3477
    • U District Food Bank: 5017 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    o Pickup food boxes: Mon 9-3pm/Tues 11-8pm/Thurs 11-8pm/Fri 9-4pm/Sat 9-12pm
    o For delivery, leave a message at (206) 523-7060
    • United Way Food Bank: To request a food box, fill out this online form, or call Toll-Free at 833-540-0800, Mondays to Fridays from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

    If you need internet:
    • Comcast offerings during COVID: https://corporate.comcast.com/covid-19
    • Local service providers: https://www.seattle.gov/tech/services/internet-access/low-cost-home-internet-access-for-residents
    • FCC LifeLine low-income option: https://www.lifelinesupport.org/

    If you are interested in mental health services:
    • Sound Mental Health: https://www.sound.health/
    • Consejo Counseling Services: https://consejocounseling.org/
    • ACRS (Asian Counseling Referral Services): https://acrs.org/
    • You Grow Girl: https://www.yougrowgirl.org/
    • Cowlitz Mental Health: https://www.cowlitz.org/resources/health-and-human-services/26-clinic-services.html
    • Teen LINK: https://www.teenlink.org/ 1-866-833-6546

    If you need financial assistance/furniture/clothing:
    • Clothing/Household Items offered at St. Vincent de Paul of Seattle King County: https://svdpseattle.org/get-help/online-help-request-form/
    • Community Clothing Closet offered at Transform Burien Outreach Center: https://transformoutreach.org/
    • United Way Rental Support: https://www.uwkc.org/renthelp/
    • El Centro de La Raza Resources: http://www.elcentrodelaraza.org/get-help/resources/
    • Catholic Community Services: https://ccsww.org/

    • If you need rental help, there is an eviction moratorium until the end of October

     

    Mental Health and Wellness Resources for extra support:
    • Article with information and resources about mental wellness for POC: https://medium.com/@SolidarityWOC/filling-our-cups-4-ways-people-of-color-can-foster-mental-health-and-practice-restorative-healing-64e5e7584127
    • Liberate Meditation app: meditation resources by and for the BIPOC community
    o Article about the app: https://liberatemeditation.com/
    • Local Seattle-area resources (scroll to “Local Community Resources”): https://www.interconnectionshealing.com/resources/
    • The Racial Healing Handbook: https://www.amazon.com/Racial-Healing-Handbook-Activities-Collective/dp/1684032709
    • Article on Coping with Racism: https://caps.ucsc.edu/pdf/coping-with-racism.pdf
    • Article on Compassion Fatigue: https://www.goodtherapy.org/blog/psychpedia/compassion-fatigue
    Local Organizations and Community Groups:
    • Seattle LGBTQ Resource Guide: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/566c7f0c2399a3bdabb57553/t/5903beb059cc68420fbfaf77/1493417650203/Seattle+LGBTQ+Youth+Resource+Guide.pdf
    • American Civil Liberties Union: https://aclu-wa.org/
    • Campaign Zero - organization focused on ending police brutality: https://www.joincampaignzero.org/#vision
    • American Friends Service Committee - develops youth leadership for social change: https://www.afsc.org/program/seattle-community-justice-program
    • Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR): https://cairwa.org/
    • Youth Undoing Institutional Racism: https://www.afsc.org/key-issues/issue/youth-undoing-institutional-racism
    • Washington Community Action Network: https://www.washingtoncan.org/
    • National Organization for Women, Seattle: https://nowseattle.org/
    • One America with justice for all: https://weareoneamerica.org/
    • Ingersoll Gender Center Trans and Gender Diverse Community Group: https://ingersollgendercenter.org/
    • GLSEN Championing LGBTQ issues in K-12 education since 1990: https://www.glsen.org/
    • Gay City: https://www.gaycity.org/
    • Equal Rights Washington: http://www.equalrightswashington.org/
    • Washington State Commission on African American Affairs: https://caa.wa.gov/
    • Solid Ground: https://www.solid-ground.org/our-impact/race-social-justice/ https://www.tolerance.org/sites/default/files/general/beyond_golden_rule.pdf

    Social Justice Resources for Families:
    • How to Talk to Kids About Racism: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2020/05/31/how-talk-kids-racism-racial-violence-police-brutality/5288065002/
    • Beyond Golden Rule: https://www.tolerance.org/sites/default/files/general/beyond_golden_rule.pdf
    • "Let's Talk": https://www.tolerance.org/magazine/publications/lets-talk
    • Race and Parenting How To: https://www.king5.com/article/news/local/race-parenting-how-we-talk-to-our-kids-about-race-racism-and-identity/281-545738241