Individuals, Families and Children

The chart below is a list of services individuals, families and children may qualify for. 

Rent Assistance Program - view this flyer for more information on a rental assistance program. 

Program: WA State DSHS

Service: Food assistance through SNAP
Timeframe: COVID-19 funding through end of October 2020
Link: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/esa/community-services-offices/basic-food

Service: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/esa/community-services-offices/tanf-and-support-services

Service: Disaster cash assistance
Timeframe: 4/17/20 -TBD
Link: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/os/office-communications/media-release/dshs-provide-disaster-cash-assistance-some-washingtonians-beginning-april-17

Service: Housing Assistance
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/os/office-communications/media-release/dshs-provide-disaster-cash-assistance-some-washingtonians-beginning-april-17

Service: Communications assistance: cell minute vouchers
Timeframe: TBD
Contact: (877) 501-2233

Program: Washington Health Benefit Exchange

Service: Providing affordable healthcare through Apple Health to those impacted by COVID-19.
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://www.wahbexchange.org/new-customers/coverage-basics/coronavirus-faqs/

Program: Women with Infants and Children WIC

Service: Federal food program administered at state and local level such as the Snohomish Health District
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/wic-eligibility-requirements

Program: Edmonds School District

Service: Sack breakfast and lunch pick up
Timeframe: While the school district is closed due to COVID-19.
Link: https://www.edmonds.wednet.edu/cms/One.aspx?portalId=306754&pageId=32139453

Service: Nourishing Network provides supplemental food for kids to take home
Timeframe: Ongoing when school is in session
Link: https://foundationesd.org/programs/nourishing-network/

Program: Snohomish County YMCA

Service: Grab and Go breakfasts and lunches from the Snohomish County YMCA.
Timeframe: While the school districts are closed due to COVID-19
Link: https://ymca-snoco.org/covid

Program: Verdant (211)

Service: 211 services offering basic food, utility assistance, health insurance
Timeframe: Ongoing-with additional COVID-19 funding
Link: https://verdanthealth.org/news/verdant-focused-on-community-needs-in-covid-19-crisis/

Program: Edmonds Food Bank

Service: Food assistance - open limited hours
Timeframe: Ongoing - with additional COVID-19 funding
Contact: (425) 778-5833

Program: Annie's Kitchen - Edmonds Lutheran Church

Service: In lieu of the weekly community dinners, they are offering to-go meals every Wed. at 5pm.
Timeframe: Ongoing
Contact: (425) 744-8090

Program: Lynnwood Food Bank

Service: Food assistance - open limited hours
Timeframe: Ongoing-with additional COVID-19 funding.
Link: https://www.facebook.com/LynnwoodFoodBank/

Program: Westgate Chapel

Service: Food assistance and clothing bank
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://westgatechapel.com/gatherings/new-heart-ministries/food-clothing-bank-2/

Program: Concern for Neighbors Food bank Mountlake

Service: Food assistance
Timeframe: Ongoing
Contact: (425) 778-7227

Program: Korean Women’s Association

Service: Providing To-Go Box meals
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://www.kwacares.org/

Program: Trinity Lutheran Church

Service: Operating a small food bank while the church is closed; they will restart their free Saturday breakfast program when the church reopens.
Timeframe: TBD
Contact: (425)778-2159

Program: Jean Kim Foundation and Verdant Health

Service: Shower facilities open seven days a week.
Timeframe: Ongoing
Contact: 19726 64th Ave W in Lynnwood, 7 days a week, 8 am - 8 pm for bathroom and 10 am to 6 pm for shower

Program: Bethesda Lutheran Church-MLT

Service: In lieu of free meal, they are offering a food bank on Sundays at 4pm
Timeframe: TBD
Link: http://www.bethesdalcmt.com/gleaning-to-start-at-400-pm/

Program: Food Lifeline

Service: Distributing boxes of food at area malls.
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://foodlifeline.org/free-food-at-local-malls-this-week/

Program: Washington Connection

Service: Emergency food, cash, child care, longterm care assistance
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://www.washingtonconnection.org/home/

Program: WA State Dept. of Children, Youth & Family

Service: Emergency waivers for child care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://dcyf.wa.gov/coronavirus-covid-19

Program: Community Foundation of Snohomish County

Service: Grants for food assistance and vouchers for motels.
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://www.cf-sc.org/coronavirus-response-fund/

Program: WA Kids in Transition

Service: Children in the Edmonds and Everett School Districts. Services include emergency motel vouchers, emergency closet, rent and utility assistance.
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://washingtonkidsintransition.org/

Program: WA State Governor

Service: Resources for the public related to the COVID-19 crisis.
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://coronavirus.wa.gov/

Program: Housing and Urban Development HUD (co.)

Service: Emergency Mortgage assistance
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/ask-cfpb/if-i-cant-pay-my-mortgage-loan-what-are-my-options-en-268/

Program: Snohomish Health District

Service: Drive-thru COVID testing
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://www.snohd.org/503/Drive-Thru-Testing-Available-by-Appointm

Program: CARES funded “Help with bills”

Service: Phone & utility bill assistance
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://www.usa.gov/help-with-bills

Program: WA State Dept. of Commerce

Service: Emergency grants up to $1000 for rental assistance.
Timeframe: Available through October 20, 2020
Link: https://www.commerce.wa.gov/open-grants-loans/

Service: Low income Energy Assistance Program.
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://www.commerce.wa.gov/growing-the-economy/energy/low-income-home-energy-assistance/

Program: Snohomish PUD

Service: Customer support plan, waived late fees/Added payment arrangement options.
Timeframe: March - TBD
Link: https://www.snopud.com/Safety/covid19/communitysupport.ashx?p=3793

Service: Senior & Low income resident discounts on utilities.
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://www.snopud.com/account/discounts.ashx?p=1188

Program: Volunteers of America

Service: Priority assistance to families, seniors, and disabled.
Timeframe: Additional COVD-19 funding
Link: https://www.voaww.org/covid-19-assistance

Program: Informing Families

Service: Non-profit providing COVID-related resources for families.
Timeframe: During COVID crisis
Link: https://informingfamilies.org/covid-resources/

Program: The Families First Coronavirus Response Aid

Service: Paid leave - Updated Family Leave Policies.
Timeframe: Effective 4/1
Link: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/pandemic/ffcra-employee-paid-leave

Program: Red Cross

Service: Psychological First Aid: Supporting Yourself and Others During COVID-19
Timeframe: During the length of COVID-19
Link: https://www.redcross.org/take-a-class/errorpage

Program: Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish

Service: 24/7 hotline for those not feeling safe at home.
Timeframe: Ongoing
Contact: (425) 252-2873

Program: Disaster Helpline

Service: 24/7 hotline
Timeframe: Ongoing
Contact: 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746

Program: Care Crisis Line

Service: 24/7 hotline
Timeframe: Ongoing
Contact: 800-584-3578 or (425) 258-4357

Program: Cell phone Providers including ATT & T-Mobile

Service: Unlimited data and discounts from leading cell phone providers.
Timeframe: Various deadlines based on provider
Link: https://www.miottawa.org/Health/OCHD/pdf/COVID-19-Resources_Cell_Phone_Providers.pdf

Program: Assurance Wireless

Service: Offering unlimited domestic calling and texting and 20GB data.
Timeframe: Ongoing
Link: https://www.assurancewireless.com/

Program: Consumer Cellular

Service: Offering discounted plans and additional free data usage.
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://www.consumercellular.com/COVID19

Program: Comcast/Xfinity

Service: Offering free hotspots, unlimited data, no disconnects or late fees.
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://corporate.comcast.com/covid-19

Program: Frontier Cable/Internet

Service: Offering unlimited data usage.
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://frontier.com/resources/covid-19

Program: Wave

Service: Deferring payments and removing data overage fees.
Timeframe: TBD
Link: https://residential.wavebroadband.com/support/coronavirus/