COMMUNITY RESOURCES AND SERVICES

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FREE Telephone Group Therapy Support Groups:

For anyone dealing with grief, anxiety, stress or depression during COVID-19, the counsellors at Abide Network offer you FREE weekly call-in support groups.  Sessions times are:  

Tues / Weds  4pm     Thurs  5pm     Sun  5am

To participate dial (712) 770-4010, Access code- 305624#
(Provided by our friends at Abide Network)

 

Want to help stop the spread of COVID-19? Wanting to know how you and your family can help? COVID-19 Stops With Me

Have you had COVID? Be a Lifeline. Donate Plasma 

FREE PPE for individual Home Care workers, Health Aides, and other Professionals.  

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Many counties have moved to Phase II of the Reopening Washington Plan. Some are now applying for Phase III. As of May 27th such area churches are allowed to reopen in-person worship and other services so long as social distancing guidelines are adhered to. The guidelines for reopening church services are available HERE.

All of Washington:

CARES Act Unemployment Benefits:

The federal relief bill known as the CARES Act and unemployment insurance provisions took effect in WA state on April the 18th. Benefits are for anyone who has been put on standby, laid off of work, or whose job has been otherwise impacted by the Stay at Home Order. ALL applications are being processed online. The ESD Offices remain closed. More information, including an eligibility checker is at esd.wa.gov.  (All information in this post courtesy of the ESDWAGOV website).

Mental Health & Well Being resources related to COVID-19 and Stay at Home  HERE.

Businesses and Non-Profits effected by COVID-19 SBA Federal loan assistance HERE.

Grays Harbor County:

Mental Health resources related to COVID-19 HERE.

King County (Enumclaw & Puyallup):

Enumclaw Senior Center: seniors needing meals call  for meal delivery or pick-up, 360-825-4741

City of Enumclaw - Is offering Small business Grants (up to $7,000.) For businesses impacted by COVID19. Apply by September 30th HERE

Lewis County:

Understand Wildfire Smoke -Who is at risk and how to protect yourselves. HERE

Lewis County offers Emergency & Eviction Rental Assistance Programs to Qualifying households. Resources limited. Citizenship not required.

For youth who are pregnant or parenting call - 360-736-5140

Adult English speaking - 360-736-4339

Spanish Speaking - 855-283-2241

Community Action Council of Thurston, Lewis and Mason Counties is accepting applications for families severley impacted by COVID-19. Various kinds of service and assistance are available. Get more information HERE.

Senior MealsTwinTransit, UW of LewisCounty & Lewis County Seniors have teamed up to deliver food to those age 60 and over who are sheltering in their homes. Call 1-855-581-9495 weekdays to volunteer or order meals. More info HERE 

East County ERAP: Emergency Rental Assistance Program - If you need assistance paying your rent or utilities, and meet the qualifications, you can have up to three months of your expenses paid. Contact:

Morton & Vicinity - 360-496-5404    Toledo & Vicinity: 360-864-4130  

Centralia/Chehalis ERAP : Emergency Rental Assistance Program If you need assistance paying your rent or utilities, and meet the qualifications, you can have up to three months of your expenses paid. Contact: 

Chehalis - Area Agency on Aging 360-748-2288,  Love Inc 360-748-8611,  LC Veterans 360-740-1224, DSHS Veterans 360-740-1417 or DSHS 877-501-2233.

Centralia - Comm. Action Council 360-736-1800,  LC Youth & Seniors 360-827-9101,  St Vincent DePaul 360-623-1144,  Housing Resources  of LC 360-736-5140 or Salvation Army 360-736-4339.

City of Centralia Survey- the City would like your input. What are the most important topics for Centralia to focus on in the coming 5 years? 8 questions, 6 categories.  

 Take the Survey

            Lewis County Board of County Commissioners is accepting applications to fill 2 vacancies on the Fair Advisory Commission. 

Fair Advisory Committee Application Information

Twin Transit - Kids Ride Free. Ages 6 through High School. Kids 10 and up can ride on their own while 9 and under must ride with someone 16 or older. Get more information HERE

Mason County:

Community Action Council of Thurston, Lewis and Mason Counties is accepting applications for families severley impacted by COVID-19. Various kinds of service and assitance are available. Get more information HERE.

Pacific County:

Assistance with shopping, medicine delivery, and more HERE

Senior meals:

Raymond Senior Center lunches to go Mon - Fri 60+ Donations encouraged, but not required.

Meals on Wheels info Sally (360)533-3311

City of Raymond Utility Relief Program -- Residential and Business utility relief under COVID-19 Recovery. Visit page to see if you qualify for utility relief assistance.

City of South Bend Utility Relief Program -- Residential and Business utlity relief under COVID-19 Recovery. Visit page, download and file to apply for up to $300 utility relief funds for bills April - June 2020.

Help for struggling Teens HERE

Thurston County:

Thurston County Commissioners Community Planning & Economic Development are accepting applications for Thurston County Heritage Grant Program, a historic preservation project. HERE

Community Action Council of Thurston, Lewis and Mason Counties is accepting applications for families severely impacted by COVID-19. Various kinds of service and assitance are available. Get more information HERE.