National & Washington State Hotlines & Websites - Compiled by 4People.org


Major Update 12/4/2011, Minor Update 11/19/2014

CRISIS/ABUSE

In an emergency, dial 911
Adult Protective Services 1-866-363-4276
Child Help USA (Multilingual crisis intervention for child abuse) 1-800-422-4453
Child Protective Services 1-866-363-4276
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children 1-800-843-5678
National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233 or 1-800-787-3224 TTY
National Runaway Switchboard 1-800-RUNAWAY
National Suicide Hotlines 1-800-784-2433 or 1-800-273-8255
National Youth Crisis Hotline 1-800-448-4663
Prevent Child Abuse America
Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network (RAINN) 1-800-656-4673
Safe Place for Newborns (alternative to abandoning babies) 1-877-440-2229
Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-784-2433
Trevor Project (Crisis & Suicide Intervention for LGBTQ youth) 1-866-488-7386
Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 then press 1
Washington Poison Center 1-866-222-1222
Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-562-6025

CASE MANAGEMENT

DSHS (Dept of Social & Health Services) 1-877-501-2233
Offender Employment Services
Oxford House of Washington 1-800-689-6411
Washington County Veterans Coalition
Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Washington State Homeless Coalition
Washington State OSPI Homeless Student Information & Help 360-725-6050

CHILD/ADULT ABUSE
Adult Protective Services 1-866-363-4276
Child Protective Services 1-866-363-4276
Online Child Psychology Degree - Child Abuse Info
Prevent Child Abuse America

CONSUMER/GOVERNMENT HOTLINES

9–to-5 National Association of Working Women 1-800-522-0925
Care Seat or Child Safety (NHTSA) 1-888-327-4236
Better Business Bureau (BBB):
- Eastern Washington 509-455-4200 or 1-800-356-1007
- Western Washington 206-431-2222 or 253-830-2924 or 503-212-3022
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1-800-504-2772
Credit Karma (free credit score, no credit card needed)
Department of Licensing (DOL)
Do Not Call Registry 1-888-382-1222 or 1-866-290-4236 TTY
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (investigates discrimination) 1-800-669-4000
Equifax Credit Reporting Agency
- Fraud Alert 1-888-766-0008
- Free credit report 1-800-685-1111 (once yearly)
- Identify theft 1-888-766-0008
Experian Credit Reporting Agency 1-888-397-3742
Federal Trade Commission:
- Consumer Protection 1-877-382-4357 or 1-866-653-4261 TTY
- Identity Theft Help 1-877-438-4338 or 1-866-653-4261 TTY
Free Yearly Credit Report (no credit card needed)
IRS Taxpayer Advocate Service 1-877-275-8271
Labor & Industries (work disability claims) 1-800-547-8367
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1-888-327-4236 or 1-800-424-9153 TTY
Opt Out of Pre-Screened Credit Offers 1-888-567-8688
Product Recalls
Recycling Information 1-800-RECYCLE
Small Business Administration 1-800-827-5722
Social Security Administration 1-800-772-1213
Telephone Assistance Program
Toll-Free Numbers Information 1-800-555-1212
Trans Union Credit Reporting Agency
- Fraud Alert 1-800-680-7289
- Free credit report 1-800-888-4213 (once yearly)
- Identify theft 1-800-680-7289
US Citizenship & Immigration Services (formerly INS) 1-800-375-5283 or 1-800-767-1833 TTY
Washington Legislative Hotline 1-800-562-6000

FORECLOSURE HELP

HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agencies
Washington State Foreclosure Help
WSBA Home Foreclosure Project 1-877-894-4663

HAZARDOUS/POISONOUS SUBSTANCES

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry 1-888-422-8737
Environmental Protection Agency
Poison Control Center 1-866-222-1222
Toxology Data Network 1-888-FINDNLM

HEALTH INSURANCE: Washington Exchange

Washington Health Plan Finder

EDUCATION

City University of Seattle Online Education 1-888-42-CITYU
Nursing Degree Schools Information
Office of the Superintendant of Education (K - 12) 360-725-6000 or 360-664-3631 TTY
Tutor Hunt (tutoring help)
WGU Washington (accredited online university) 1-877-214-7004
Washington State University
- Graduate 509-335-6424
- Online 509-335-3557
- Undergraduate 1-888-468-6978
University of Washington
- Graduate 206-543-5900
- Undergraduate 206-543-9686

HEALTH HOTLINES/WEBSITES

- GENERAL HEALTH INFO -
Aerobics & Fitness Association of America 1-877-968-7263
American Medical Association (AMA) 1-800-621-8335
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) 1-800-232-4636
Medic Alert Foundation (provides medical alert regarding health conditions) 1-888-633-4298
Medline Plus (health information provided by NIH)
National Health Information Center
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Washington State Department of Health (DOH) 1-800-525-0127 or 711 TTY
Washington State Medical Association (WSMA) 206-441-9762 or 1-800-552-0612

- ALZHEIMER's DISEASE -
Alzheimer's Association 1-800-272-3900 or 1-866-403-3073 TDD
Alzheimer's Disease Education & Referral Center (ADEAR) 1-800-438-4380
Alzheimer's Foundation of America 1-866-AFA-8484
Western & Central Washington Alzheimer’s Association 206-363-5500 or 1-800-272-3900

- ARTHRITIS -
Washington Arthritis Foundation (Pacific Northwest Chapter) 1-206-547-2707 or 1-800-746-1821

- ASTHMA -
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology 414-272-6071
American College of Allergy and Immunology 847-427-1200
American Lung Association 1-800-LUNGUSA or 1-800-548-8252
American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific 206-441-5100
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America 1-800-727-8462
CDC Asthma Information 1-800-232-4636 or 1-888-232-6348 TTY

- AUTOIMMUNE DEFICIENCY DISORDER (AIDS/HIV) -
Averting AIDS and HIV (information about AIDS/HIV)
CDC HIV/AIDS Information 1-800-CDC-INFO (232-4636) or 1-888-232-6348 TTY
CDC National Prevention Information Network (NPIN) 1-800-458-5231 & 1-800-656-4674 TTY
HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service 1-800-448-0440
Project Inform 1-800-822-7422

- CANCER -
American Cancer Society 1-800-227-2345 or 1-866-228-4327 TTY
Cancer Survivors Network 1-800-227-2345
Chemo Angels (for those undergoing chemotherapy)
Colon Cancer Alliance 1-877-422-2030
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 1-800-955-4572
National Cancer Information Service 1-800-4-CANCER(422-6237)
National Cancer Institute (NCI) 1-800-4-CANCER(422-6237)
National Children's Cancer Society 1-800-532-6459
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship 1-888-650-9127
Susan G. Koman for the Cure (breast cancer) 1-877-465-6636
Y-ME Breast Cancer Survivors (talk to a survivor) 1-800-221-2141

- CEREBRAL PALSY -
United Cerebral Palsy 1-800-872-5827
United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon & SW Washington 503-777-4166

- COLITIS and CROHN'S DISEASE -
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America 1-800-932-2423
Healthline: Crohn's Disease 1-415-281-3100

- CYSTIC FIBROSIS -
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 1-800-344-4823

- DENTAL -
Washington State Dental Association

- DIABETES -
American Diabetes Association 1-800-342-2383
- Richland Office 509-943-0858
- Seattle-Tacoma Office 206-282-4616
- Spokane Office 509-624-7478
Eat Right (ADA nutrition information) 1-800-877-1600
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation 1-800-533-CURE (2873)
Washington State Diabetes Connection 360-236-3963

- DISABILITIES -
Described and Captioned Media Program 1-800-237-6213 or 1-800-237-6819 TTY
Delta Society National Service Dog Resource Center 1-800-869-6898 or 1-800-809-2714 TTY
Disability Rights Washington 1-800-562-2702 or 1-800-905-0209 TTY
Dogs for the Deaf 1-800-990-3647
DSHS Department of Developmental Disablities 1-800-634-4473
Easter Seals Washington 206-281-5700 voice/TTY
Golden Ears Hearing Dogs 360-868-2783 or 253-565-7184 TTY
Guide Dogs of America 818-362-5834
Guide Dogs for the Blind 1-800-295-4050
March of Dimes Washington 206-624-1373
SSI & SSDI (Disability income from Social Security) 1-800-562-6074
Summit Assistance Dogs 360-293-5609
Washington Assistive Technology Alliance (technological aids) 1-800-214-8731 or 1-866-866-0162 (TTY)

- DOWN'S SYNDROME -
Down Syndrome Community (Washington)
National Down Syndrome Congress 1-800-232-6372
National Down Syndrome Society 1-800-221-4602

- DYSLEXIA/LEARNING DISABILITIES -
Dyslexia Washington State
International Dyslexia Association
Learning Disabilities Association of America 412-341-1515
Learning Disabilities Association of Washington 425-882-0820

- EPILEPSY -
Epilepsy Foundation Northwest
- Portland Office 1-888-828-7651
- Seattle Office 1-800-752-3509
- Spokane Office 1-800-752-3509
- Tri-Cities Office 509-946-5157
Epilepsy Foundation of America 1-800-332-1000

- FOOT CARE -
The Foot Health Network 1-800-526-2739

- GERIATRICS (AGING) -
DSHS Aging & Disabilities Services Administration
National Institute on Aging (NIA) 301-496-1752 or 1-800-222-4225 TTY

- HEAD INJURY -
Brain Injury Association of America 1-800-444-6443
Brain Injury Association of Washington 1-877-824-1766
National Aphasia Association (inability to speak) 1-800-922-4622
Traumatic Brain Injury Washington 1-877-TBI-1766

- HEADACHE INFORMATION -
Alliance for Headache Disorders Advocacy
American Headache Society
MAGNUM National Migraine Association

- HEARING -
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association 1-800-638-8255 or 301-296-5650 TTY
Described and Captioned Media Program 1-800-237-6213 or 1-800-237-6819 TTY
Deaf Blind Link(Children) 1-800-438-9376 1-800-854-7013 TTY
Delta Society National Service Dog Resource Center 1-800-869-6898 1-800-809-2714 TTY
Dogs for the Deaf 1-800-990-3647
Golden Ears Hearing Dogs 360-868-2783 or 253-565-7184 TTY
Hear Now (Helps financially needy individuals obtain hearing aids or cochlear implants) 1-800-648-4327
Summit Assistance Dogs 360-293-5609

- HEART DISEASE -

In case of emergency, dial 911
American Heart Association
- Heart Information 1-800-242-8721
- Stroke Information 1-800-553-6321
Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention

- HOSPICE -
Hospice Foundation of America
Hospice Line Information & Referral 1-800-331-1620
National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization 1-800-658-8898 or 1-877-658-8896 (non-English)
Washington State Hospice & Palliative Care Organization 253-661-3739 or 1-866-661-3739

- HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE -
Huntington Disease Society of America 1-800-345-4372

- HYPERTENSION -
American Society of Hypertension

- INCONTINENCE -
Simon Foundation for Continence 1-800-237-4666

- KIDNEY -
American Kidney Foundation 1-800-622-9010
PKD Foundation 1-800-PKD-CURE

- LUNGS -
American Lung Association 1-800-LUNGUSA or 1-800-548-8252
American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific 206-441-5100

- LUPUS -
Lupus Foundation of America 1-800-558-0121

- LYME DISEASE -
Lyme Disease Foundation 860-870-0070
Lyme Disease Network

- MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS -
Easter Seals Washington 206-281-5700 voice/TTY
Multiple Sclerosis Foundation
National Multiple Sclerosis Society 1-800-344-4867
- Greater Northwest Chapter 206-284-4254
- Inland Northwest Chapter 509-482-2022

- MYASTHENIA GRAVIS -
Myasthenia Gravis Foundation 1-800-541-5454
- Pacific Northwest Chapter 1-877-252-0677

- "ORPHAN"/RARE DISEASES -
National Organization for Rare Disorders 1-800-999-6673

- PAGET'S DISEASE -
Paget's Foundation 1-800-23-PAGET

- PARALYSIS -
Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation 1-800-225-0292
Easter Seals 1-800-221-6827
Easter Seals Washington 206-281-5700 voice/TTY
National Spinal Cord Injury Association 718-803-3782
United Spinal Association 1-800-404-2898

- PARKINSON'S DISEASE -
National Aphasia Association (inability to speak) 1-800-922-4622
National Parkinson's Foundation 1-800-473-4636 (English/Espanol)

- PATIENT ADVOCACY -
Client Assistance Program 1-800-544-2121 or 1-888-721-6072 TTY
Center for Patient Advocacy 800-846-7444 (advocates for patients & aids with getting cancer care)
How to Appeal a Health Care Insurance Claim
Medicare Appeals 1-800-MEDICARE
Medicare Rights Center (aids w/Medicare access to care) 1-800-333-4114
Patient Advocate Foundation (helps appeal insurers' decisions) 1-800-532-5274
Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner (OIC) 1-800-562-6900

- POISONING -
In case of emergency, dial 911
American Association of Poison Control Centers 1-800-222-1222
Washington Poison Center 1-800-222-1222

- POLIO -
Polio Outreach of Washington 1-800-609-5538

- PRESCRIPTION ASSISTANCE -
PPA - Partnership for Prescription Assistance 1-888-477-2669
Washington Prescription Drug Program 1-800-913-4146

- REHABILITATION -
DSHS Division of Vocational Rehabilitation 1-800-637-5627
National Rehabilitation Information Center 1-800-346-2742

- REYES SYNDROME -
National Reyes Syndrome Foundation 1-800-233-7393

- SICKLE CELL -
Northwest Sickle Cell Collaborative
Sickle Cell Disease Association of America 1-800-421-8453

- STD's - SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES -
American Social Health Association 919-361-8488
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Information (CDC) 1-800-232-4636 or 1-888-232-6348 TTY
Washington State STD Information (DOH) 1-800-272-2437

- SPINA BIFIDA -
Easter Seals 1-800-221-6827
Easter Seals Washington 206-281-5700 voice/TTY
National Spinal Cord Injury Association 718-803-3782
Spina Bifida Association 1-800-621-3141
United Spinal Association 1-800-404-2898

- SPINAL CORD INJURY -

Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation 1-800-225-0292
National Spinal Cord Injury Association 718-803-3782
United Spinal Association 718-803-3782

- STROKE -

In case of emergency, dial 911
American Heart Association 1-800-242-8721
Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention (DOH) 1-800-272-2437
National Aphasia Association (inability to speak) 1-800-922-4622
National Stroke Association 1-800-787-6537

- STUTTERING -
Stuttering Foundation of America 1-800-992-9392

- SUBSTANCE ABUSE -

- Alcohol -
Addictions Answers
Adult Children of Alcoholics
Al-Anon/Ala-Teen 1-800-344-2666
Alcohol & Drug Helpline 1-800-252-6465
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) 1-800-925-7370
American Council on Alcoholism 1-800-527-5344
ATSI (Addiction Treatment Services International) 1-866-962-6200
Seabrook House 1-800-761-7575
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
Washington Recovery Help Line 1-866-789-1511

- Drugs -
Addictions Answers
Alcohol & Drug Helpline 1-800-252-6465
ATSI (Addiction Treatment Services International) 1-866-962-6200
Center for Substance Abuse Prevention
Cocaine Anonymous (CA)
Club Drugs
Cocaine Helpline 1-800-COCAINE (24 hrs)
Drug Help 1-800-378-4435
Find Treatment 1-800-662-HELP
Office of National Drug Control Policy 1-800-656-4673
Seabrook House 1-800-761-7575
Street Drugs - Chart of street drugs
Marijuana Anonymous (MA) 1-800-766-6779
Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Street Drugs - Chart of street drugs
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
The Addiction Center: Teenage Drug Abuse 1-877-655-5116
The Guide to LGBT Addiction Treatment
Washington Recovery Help Line 1-866-789-1511

- Drugs and/or Alcohol -
Alcohol & Drug Helpline 1-800-252-6465
ATSI (Addiction Treatment Services International) 1-866-962-6200
Center for Substance Abuse Prevention
Find Treatment 1-800-662-HELP
Office of National Drug Control Policy 1-800-656-4673
Seabrook House 1-800-761-7575
M.A.D.D. (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers) 1-800-GET-MADD (438-6233)
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol & Drug Information 1-800-729-6686
National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependency 1-800-NCA-CALL (622-2255)
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
Washington Recovery Help Line 1-866-789-1511

- Other Substance Abuse -
Inhalent.org
Anabolic Steroids Hotline 1-800-STEROIDS
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

- Smoking -
Quitline 1-800-QUIT-NOW

- SYRINGOMYELIA -
American Syringomylia & Chiari Alliance Project 1-800-ASAP-282
Syringomyelia Information

- TOURETTE SYNDROME -
National Tourette Syndrome Association 718-224-2999
Tourette Syndrome "Plus"

- TRANSPLANTS (donor/recipient)-
Bone & Marrow Transplant Information Network 1-888-597-7674
Children's Organ Transplant Association (helps w/ expenses) 1-800-366-2682
Living Bank (Organ/tissue donor registry & referrals for recipients) 713-528-2971
National Bone Marrow Transplant Link 1-800-546-5268
National Marrow Donor Program - Be the Match 1-800-627-7692
National Foundation for Transplants (provides support & assistance) 1-800-489-3863
United Network for Organ Sharing 1-888-894-6361

- UROLOGIC DISORDERS -
American Urological Foundation Association 1-800-828-7866

- VISION -
American Council of the Blind 1-800-424-8666
American Foundation for the Blind 1-800-232-5463
Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind 1-800-548-4337
Guide Dogs for the Blind 1-800-295-4050
Guide Dogs of America 818-362-5834
Helen Keller Services for the Blind
Prevent Blindness America 1-800-331-2020
National Association for Parents Children with Visual Impairments 1-800-562-6265
Washington State School for the Blind 360-696-6321

-WOMEN’S HEALTH –
Womenshealth.org

HEALTH INSURANCE
Apple Health for Kids (assistance w/ health care) 1-800-562-3022
HRSA Health Care Assistance in Washington State 1-800-562-3022
PPA - Partnership for Prescription Assistance 1-888-477-2669
Washington Basic Health Plan 1-800-660-9840
Washington Prescription Drug Program 1-800-913-4146

HOUSING

Homelessness 24-hr Hotline 1-800-654-8595
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) (low income) 1-877-741-3281
Oxford Houses - Washington State(clean & sober housing) 1-800-562-1240
Washington Low Income Housing Alliance 206-442-9455

IDENTITY THEFT

Credit Reporting Agencies:
- Equifax Credit Reporting Agency 1-888-766-0008
- Experian Credit Reporting Agency 1-888-397-3742
- a href="http://www.transunion.com/">Trans Union Credit Reporting Agency 1-800-680-7289
FTC Identity Theft Help 1-877-438-4338 or 1-866-653-4261 TTY
Understanding Identity Theft

LEGAL AID

Home Foreclosure Project (WSBA) 1-877-894-4663
National Center for Victims of Crime
Victim/Witness Notification Program 1-800-422-1536
Family and Friends of Violent Crime Victims1-800-346-7555
Northwest Justice Project – CLEAR (civil legal aid for low income)
- Inside King county 211 or 1-877-211-WASH (9274)
- Outside King county 1-888-201-1014
- Seniors (60+, any income level) 1-888-387-7111
Washington State Bar Association (referrals) 1-800-945-WSBA

MENTAL & BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

If you need to talk now, call 1-800-273-8255

- DEPRESSION -
Depression Screening Online
International Foundation for for Research & Education on Depressive Illness
Kristin Brooks Hope Center Hopeline 1-800-784-2433

- GAMBLING -
DSHS Problem Gambling
Evergreen Council on Problem Gambling 1-800-547-6133
Gamblers Anonymous (GA) 1-888-GA-HELPS (424-3577)
National Council on Problem Gambling 1-800-522-4700
Washington Recovery Help Line 1-866-789-1511
Washington State Problem Gambling Program 1-800-547-6133

- GAY/LESBIAN/BI/TRANSGENDER MENTAL HEALTH -
GLBT National Help Center
- Adult Hotline 1-888-843-4564
- Youth Hotline (through age 25) 1-800-246-7743
Pride Institute for Lesbian and Gay Mental Health 1-800-54-PRIDE (77433)
Trevor Project (Crisis & Suicide Intervention for LGBTQ youth) 1-866-488-7386

- GENERAL -
American Association on Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities 1-800-424-3688
American Psychological Association
Anxiety Panic Attack Hotline 1-800-64-PANIC
Gift from Within (for survivors of PTSD)
Mental Health America 1-800-969-6642
Mental Health Info Source 1-800-447-4474
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) 1-800-950-NAMI (6264)
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) – Washington State 360-584-9622
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) 1-800-421-4211
Online Asperger Syndrome & Information Support (OASIS)
The Arc 1-800-433-5255
Washington Recovery Help Line 1-866-789-1511

- GRIEF RECOVERY -
GROWW 1-800-445-4808
Pet Loss Hotline at Washington State 1-866-266-8635

- SELF MUTILATION -
S.A.F.E. Alternatives 1-800-DONTCUT (366-8288)

- SUICIDE -
American Association of Suicidology
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention 1-888-333-AFSP (2377)
Befrienders Worldwide
Live With Depression
National Suicide Hotlines 1-800-784-2433 or 1-800-273-8255
National Youth Crisis Hotline 1-800-448-4663
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE)
Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-784-2433
Trevor Project (Crisis & Suicide Intervention for LGBTQ youth) 1-866-488-7386
Youth Suicide Prevention Program

PARENTING/FAMILIES

- ADOPTION -
Adoption.com (find profiles of hopeful parents)
Adoption Network(help guide and support expectant Mother through adoption process)
Adoption Support 1-800-562-5682
Adoptive Families (online magazine providing resources and stories of families considering adoption)
Bethany Christian Services 1-800-BETHANY (238-4269)
National Adoption Center 1-800-TO-ADOPT (1-800-862-3678)
Newborn Lifeline Network (prevention of abandonment of newborns) 1-866-694-BABY

- CHILD ABUSE/DOMESTIC VIOLENCE -
Child Help USA (Multilingual crisis intervention for child abuse) 1-800-422-4453
Child Protective Services 1-866-363-4276
Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-562-6025

- FATHERS INFORMATION & WEBSITES -
Fathers Are Parents Too
Father's World
National Center for Fathering
National Fatherhood Initiative

- GENERAL INFORMATION -
Adolescents & Youth (CDC) 1-800-CDC-INFO
American SIDS Institute 239-431-5425
Babycenter
BabyResource
Children's Craniofacial Association 1-800-535-3643
Disney Family.com
Easter Seals 1-800-221-6827
Easter Seals of Washington 206-281-5700 voice/TTY
Helpguide
Interaction Consultants (Expert Advice from Gary Direnfeld, MSW, RSW)
International MOMS Club
Kid Source Online
Leche League International 1-800-LA-LECHE
Mocha Moms
Mothers and More
Mothers of Preschoolers
National Runaway Switchboard 1-800-RUN-AWAY
Parent Further
Parent News
Parenthood.com
Parenting Press
Parents - the anti-Drug
Parents Anonymous
Parents Talk
PBS Parents
PFLAG Northwest
Positive Parenting
PRIDE Youth Programs 1-800-668-9277
Safe Place for Newborns (alternative to abandoning babies) 1-877-440-2229
Special Olympics 206-362-4949
The Addiction Center: Teenage Drug Abuse 1-877-655-5116
US Dept of Health & Human Services
Washington State Division of Child Support
WIC – Women, Infants, Children (food & nutrition) 1-800-322-2588

- SINGLE PARENTS –
Parents without Partners
Single Parents World
Washington State Division of Child Support

- STEP PARENTS -
National Stepfamily Resource Center
Steps for step mothers

SENIORS

AARP 1-888-687-2277
AARP Washington 1-866-227-7457
Adult Abuse Hotline 1-866-363-4276
Adult Family Home/Assisted Living Facility Complaint Hotline 1-800-244-5908
Aging and Disability Services Administration (ADSA) 1-800-562-6078
Benefits Checkup
Easter Seals 1-800-221-6827
Easter Seals of Washington
Eldercare Locator Info & Referral 1-800-677-1116
Long Term Care Ombudsman 1-800-244-5908
Meals on Wheels Locator
National Assoc. of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
National Council on Aging
Retired Public Employees Council of Washington State 1-800-562-6097
Northwest Justice Project – CLEAR*sr (legal aid for civil matters) 1-888-387-7111
Social Security Administration 1-800-772-1213
WA State Long Term Care Ombudsman 1-800-244-5908
WA State Ombudsman 1-800-562-6028
WA State Senior & Disabled Adults 1-800-422-3263

- HOSPICE -
Hospice Foundation of America
Hospice Line Information & Referral 1-800-331-1620
National Hospice Helpline 1-800-658-8989
Washington State Hospice & Palliative Care Locator 1-866-661-3739

TIME SENSITIVE HELP

- MISSING PERSONS -
Amber Alert
Beyond Missing (steps to take, tempplate to create missing child flyer)
Child Find of America (missing children)1-800-426-5678
Children of the Night (rescue children from prostitution) 1-800-551-1300
Covenant House Nine Line (relays msgs between child & parent) 1-800-999-9999
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children 1-800-843-5678
National Runaway Switchboard 1-800-RUN-AWAY
Operation Lookout: National Center for Missing Youth 1-800-782-7335
Parent Abduction Hotline 1-800-292-9688
Washington State Patrol Amber Alert Center
Washington State Patrol Missing Persons Unit 1-800-543-5678

- PREGNANCY -
Bethany Christian Services (Pro Life) 1-800-BETHANY
Birthright International 1-800-550-4900
Newborn Lifeline Network (Prevention of abandonment of newborns) 1-866-694-BABY
Option Line (Pro Life) 1-800-395-HELP
Planned Parenthood 1-800-230-7526
Pregnancy Center (Pro Life) 1-800-395-HELP
Safe Place for Newborns (alternative to abandoning babies) 1-877-440-2229 ext 3
WIC – Women, Infants, Children (food & nutrition) 1-800-322-2588

TELEPHONE & CELL PHONE SERVICE

Assurance Wireless (free for low income) 1-888-898-4888
AT&T Wireless Lifeline Service 1-800-377-9450
Safelink Wireless (free for low income) 1-800-723-3546
Washington Telephone Access Program (WTAP) (subsidized service)

TRANSPORTATION

APTA – Washington Public Transit Info
National Patient Travel Center (help with long distance medical travel) 1-800-296-1217

VETERANS AFFAIRS

Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs 1-800-562-2308
United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
- Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 then press 1
- GI Bill/Education 1-888-442-4551
- Health Care 1-877-222-8387
- TDD 1-800-829-4833
- VA Benefits 1-800-827-1000

YOUTH IN CRISIS

Child Help – National Abuse Hotline 1-800-4-A-CHILD
Covenant House Nineline 1-800-999-9999
LGBT Teens
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children 1-800-843-5678
National Runaway Switchboard 1-800-RUNAWAY
National Youth Crisis Hotline 1-800-448-4663
Trevor Project (Crisis & Suicide Intervention for LGBTQ youth) 1-866-488-7386
Youth Suicide Prevention Program

Compiled by 4People.org