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Basic Needs Resource Directory

Table of Contents:

Food Assistance:

Name:

Services:

Locations/ Number:

Hours:

Accessing Services:

St. Vincent de Paul

         Food boxes

Pasco: 215 S 6th Ave 509-544-9315

Kennewick: 120 N. Morain

509-783-7020

Pasco: Wed, 11AM-4PM

Kennewick: M-F 9-11AM, 1-4PM

Resident of Franklin County to access Pasco food bank.

Jericho Road Ministries

Food boxes

Household Items

Clothing Pantry

Assessment/Referrals

2500 Jericho Road Richland, WA 99352

509-627-0750

amy@richlandnaz.org

2nd and Fourth Monday evenings of the month at 5:30 PM.

Must call by the Friday before, by 2 pm to register at
509-627-0750

Tri-Cities Food Bank

         Food boxes

Kennewick:

420 Deschutes Avenue

 

Richland:

321 Wellsian Way

 

Benton City:

712 10th Street

(509) 943-2795

Kennewick:

M-F 9:30-11:30am

 

Richland:

M-F 9-11:30am

 

Benton City:

Wed 9:30-11:30am

Thurs 12-2:30pm ,

6-8pm

         Statement of need

         Identification papers establishing residency

Salvation Army

         Food boxes

310 N 4th Ave

509-547-2138

 

(Tues & Thurs 9-11AM, 1-4PM)

         Must be resident of Franklin County

         Provide current proof of residency

Tri-City Union Gospel Mission

         Hot meals 3 x a day

         Food boxes

112 N. 2nd Ave

Pasco, WA 99301

509-547-2112

 

Food boxes: Wednesday's and Thursdays 9AM to register. *call for more information on meal times

Assists anyone in need

Harvest Outreach

         Offers meat and vegetables

         Some personal care items

120 W. Railroad Ave

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-582-9064

M-Th 9:30am-3pm

 

Second Harvest Tri-Cities

         Emergency food

810 E. Chemical Dr.

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-585-3924

M-F 8AM-5PM

 

Golden Age food share

         Emergency food

504 S. Oregon Street

Pasco, WA

509-547-8310

Mon, Thurs, and Sat 8am-Noon

 

Pasco Community Food Bank

         Emergency Food

605 Road 36

Pasco, WA

509-547-4998

Tuesday 9am-Noon

 

First United Methodist

         Emergency Food

703 W. Clark Street

Pasco, WA

509-547-9731

Saturday 9am-Noon

 

Pasco Christian Church Food Bank

         Emergency Food

1524 W. Marie Street

Pasco, WA

509-545-8589

Monday-Friday 3-4pm

 

Meals on Wheels

         Hot meals delivered and served on site

For a full list of sites, control click here

Meals are delivered M-F, 11am-noon

For home-delivered meals individual must be 60+, home-bound, and unable to prepare their own meals.

DSHS Basic Food

         Financial assistance with food costs

1120 N. Edison Kennewick, WA

Apply M-F 8AM-5PM, or online

Income and citizenship requirements. For more information see Accessing SNAP

Women Infant Children (WIC) program

         Weekly food vouchers

For a full list of locations control-click here

Depends on site, for information on hours see the site location list

Pregnant, breastfeeding, or have children under five, meet income guidelines

Shelters:

Name

Services:

Locations/ Number:

Hours:

Accessing Services:

Tri-Cities Union Gospel Mission

         Overnight shelter

         Shelter for men

         Shelter for women/ children

Men's:

112 N 2nd Ave

Pasco, WA 99301

509-547-2112

 

Women's:

110 N. 2nd Ave

Pasco, WA 99301

509-547-2112

 

Men's:

Check in daily 8AM-7PM

 

Women's:

Check in daily 1:30-3:30 PM

Must provide ID, 3 day stay maximum for those without ID's. For rules and regulations on women and family shelter see the UGM Women and Children Shelter Rules and Schedule

Ken and Teresa's place

         Day shelter

 

2625 W. Buneau Pl # D

Kennewick, WA

509-222-1030

M-F, 6:30AM-3:30PM, Sat 8:30AM-12:30PM)

None

My Friend's Place

         Overnight shelter for teens

1111 N. Grant Place

Kennewick, WA

509-460-4994

Call to receive more information

Overnight shelter for teens ages 13-19

Domestic Violence Services

         24 hour crisis shelter for victims of domestic violence

2211 W. Clearwater Ave, Suite C-140

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-582-1277

Shelter is available 24 hours a day, call to receive more information

Involved in domestic violence situation and have an immediate threat of violence.

Housing Assistance:

Name:

Services:

Contact Information:

Hours:

Accessing Services:

Coordinated Entry System

         Emergency shelter vouchers

         Eviction prevention

         Rapid re-housing

         Screening for all community housing programs

500 N. Morain

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-737-3946

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed 12:00pm - 1:00 pm

Wednesday - Closed

For information on accessing services, see the Required Documentation. Call to do a phone screening, if qualified more information on accessing appointment will be given.

HUD-VASH

         Housing vouchers for homeless veterans

825 Jadwin Ave, Suite 250

Richland, WA

509-946-1020

Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Homeless individual who served in the US military with an honorable discharge

Supportive Services for Veterans and Families (SSVF)

         Eviction Prevention

         Rapid Rehousing

         Supportive services such as: childcare, transportation, case management, financial literacy

Catholic Family and Child Services

2139 Van Giesen

Richland, WA 99354

509-946-4645

 

M-F 8am-5pm

         Homeless or in risk of homelessness Veteran

         Low-income

         Other than dishonorable discharge

Supportive Services for Veterans and Families (SSVF)

         Eviction Prevention

         Rapid Rehousing

         Supportive services such as: childcare, transportation, case management, financial literacy

Blue Mountain Action Council

Contact Jose Mendoza at 509-440-3229

 

M-F 9am-3pm

         Homeless or in risk of homelessness Veteran

         Low-income

         Honorable discharge

Clothing Assistance:

Name

Services:

Location/Number:

Hours:

Accessing Services:

St. Vincent de Paul

         Clothing bag

215 S 6th Ave

Pasco, WA 99301 509-544-9315

Wednesdays: 11AM - 4PM

Services open to either county

St. Vincent Center

         1 time emergency clothing

120 N. Morain Street

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-783-7020

 

 

Tri-City Union Gospel Mission

         Clothing assistance

112 N. 2nd Ave

Pasco, WA 99301

509-547-2112

Thursdays 9-11AM

Please bring an ID

Salvation Army

         Clothing assistance

310 N. 4th

Pasco, WA 99301

509-547-2138

T&Th 9-10:45 AM; 1-3:45 PM

Please bring ID and proof of residency for current month. Sometimes able to waive ID for certain cases.

World Relief

         Clothing assistance

2600 N. Columbia Center Blvd, Suite 206

Richland, WA 99352

509-734-5477

M-F 9AM-5PM

Assists immigrants and refugees

Jericho Road Ministries

         Emergency clothing

         Professional clothing

         Children's clothing

2500 Jericho Road

Richland, WA

509-627-0750

Call to set up a time

Income guidelines

Hygiene Assistance:

Name:

Services:

Location/Number

Hours:

Accessing Services:

Tri Cities Diaper Bank Network

Funds and distributes diapers for other distribution sites, community service organizations, and individuals.

Richland: 1807 McMurray Ave

Pasco: 605 N. Road 36
Pasco: 720 West Court Street

 Kennewick: 7105 W. 10th Ave

 509-946-8807

Richland:

Wed 9:30-11:30 AM

 Pasco:

Wed: 9-11 AM

 Kennewick:

Tues: 9:30-11:30 AM

Must bring:

1.       Photo ID for parent

2.       Birth certificate for all children

3.       Proof of residence

4.       Proof of income for last month

 

Tri City Union Gospel Mission

         Showers

         Washer/Dryers

Men's:

112 N 2nd Ave

Pasco, WA 99301

509-547-2112

 

Women's:

110 N. 2nd Ave

Pasco, WA 99301

509-547-2112

Men: Daily at 3PM

 

Women: M-Sat Noon-2

 

*Call first to determine availability

Bring ID

My Friend's Place

         Showers

1111 N. Grant Place

Kennewick, WA

509-460-4994

Call to receive more information

Open to homeless teens ages 13-19

Martha's Cupboard

         Hygiene/ other necessity kits

1124 Stevens Dr.

Richland, WA

509-943-1143

M-Th 9AM-5PM

*Agency referrals only

First Presbyterian Church Miriam's Gifts

         Newborn bundles

         Diapers, blankets, clothes, bath items, etc.

2001 W. Kennewick Ave

Kennewick, WA

509-582-9537

Call to set up a time

Income guidelines

Medical Assistance:

Name:

Services:

Location/ Number

Hours:

Accessing Services:

Community Action Committee

         Emergency assistance obtaining prescription medication

720 West Court St, Upstairs

Pasco, WA

509-545-4042

M-F 8-11:30 AM, 1-4:30 PM

Limited to emergent and health sustaining prescription medication

Grace Clinic

         Pharmacy

         Mental health

         Minor injuries/illnesses

800 W Canal Drive

Kennewick, WA

509-735-2300

Tue, Thurs, Fri 8AM-5PM, Sat 8AM-2PM

         Below 200% FPL

         Be uninsured and not eligible for government program

Tri Cities Community Health

         Medical

         Dental

         Pharmacy

         Mental Health

Pasco:

515 W. Court St

 

Kennewick:

3180 W. Clearwater, Suite A

 

Richland:

829 Goethals Dr

 

509-547-2204

Pasco:

M-F 8AM-6PM

 

Kennewick:

M-F 8AM-6PM

 

Richland:

M-F 8AM-5PM

Sliding scale based on Income Guidelines

Miramar Health Center

         Family medicine

         Women's healthcare

         Minor surgery

         Prenatal care and delivery

         Well-child

         Lab services

1608 N. Road 44

Pasco, WA

509-543-9280

M-F 7:30 AM-5PM, by appointment only

Most insurance accepted, sliding fee scale for those without insurance

Benton Franklin Health District

         Childhood Immunizations

7102 W Okanogan Place

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-460-4200

M-F 8AM-Noon, 1PM-5PM.

Low cost immunizations, *no one will be denied for inability to pay.

Financial Assistance:

Name:

Services:

Location/Number:

Hours:

Accessing Services:

DSHS Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

Cash assistance for very low-income families

1120 N. Edison St.

Kennewick, WA 99336

1-877-501-2233

M-F 8am-5pm

Income limits, caregiver of children under 18,

Salvation Army

Rental assistance

310 North 4th

Pasco, WA 99301

509-547-2138

Wednesday 9-11am

*call to make an appointment

125% FPL, must have past due rent

Social Security Administration

Financial Assistance and Healthcare for:

         Disabled individuals

         Retired Individuals

8131 W. Klamath Court, Suite A

Kennewick, WA 99336

1-800-772-1213

TTY: 1-800-325-0778

http://www.socialsecurity.gov/

M, T, Th, F 9am-3pm

Wed 9am-12

 

Apply online, or make an appointment to apply in person. For more information on benefits see:

Disability Benefits

Disability Benefits- Spanish

Retirement Benefits

Retirement Benefits- Spanish

Bethel Church Benevolence

Financial assistance for individuals facing eviction or utility shut off

600 Shockley Rd,

Richland WA 99352

509-628-1247

5:30-6:30 - show up early

For more information on accessing services, see the Bethel Church Rental Assistance.

Columbia Community Church

Benevolence fund for struggling families

150 Gage Boulevard

Richland, WA 99352

509-627-2055

http://www.familyfaith.com/

Wednesdays 12-2, make sure to arrive by 12

Bring photo ID and recent financial statements

Veterans Relief Fund

Cash assistance for Veterans

 

Contact Benton/Franklin Department of Human Services

7102 W. Okanogan Place, Suite 201

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-783-5284

 

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed 12:00pm - 1:00 pm

Wednesday - Closed

Proof of honorable discharge, proof of family size, proof of income coming in, proof of financial need.

Veteran Innovations Program (VIP)

Tailored Financial Assistance for Struggling Veterans. For more information on the program, see the Veterans Innovations Program document.

For more information contact WDVA at:

1-800-562-2308 or Email wdvavip@dva.wa.gov

www.dva.wa.gov/Vet_Inn_Pro.html

Work source hours: M-F 8am-5pm

1.       Fill out Application

2.       Gather supporting documents

3.       Return application and documents to Veterans representatives at local work source office.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Energy Assistance:

Name:

Services:

Contact Information:

Hours:

Accessing Services:

LIHEAP Energy Assistance

Energy assistance

Community Action Connections (CAC)

720 W. Court St, upstairs

Pasco, WA 99301

509-545-4042

M-F 8-11:30am, 1-4:30pm.

Registration opens November 1st of each year. On a first come first serve basis

Income requirements

Salvation Army

utility bill assistance

310 North 4th

Pasco, WA 99301

509-547-2138

Wednesday 9-11am

*call to make an appointment

125% FPL, must have past due electrical bill

St. Vincent de Paul

Limited assistance for families facing utility shut-off

215 S 6th Ave

Pasco, WA 99301 509-544-9315

Wednesdays: 11AM - 4PM

Open to low-income residents of Franklin County

Bethel Church Benevolence

Shut off prevention

600 Shockley Rd,

Richland WA 99352

509-628-1247

5:30-6:30 - show up early

For more information on accessing services, see the Bethel Church Assistance.

Helping Hands

Utility Disconnect prevention

720 W. Court St- upstairs

Pasco, WA 99301

509-545-4042

M-F 8-11:30am, 1-4:30pm

For more information on accessing services, see the CAC Helping Hands document

Franklin PUD

Low income utility assistance for seniors and disabled individuals

1411 W Clark St

PO Box 2407

Pasco, WA 99301

www.franklinpud.com

 

M-F 8am-5pm

For more information, see the Requirements document. If qualified, Fill out Applications:

         Disabled Discount Application- English

         Disabled Discount Application- Spanish

         Senior Discount Application- English

         Senior Discount Application- Spanish

Benton PUD

Low income utility assistance for seniors and disabled individuals

Kennewick:

2721 W. 10th Avenue

PO Box 6270

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-582-2175

 

Prosser:

250 N. Gap Road

Prosser, WA 99350

509-786-1841

www.bentonpud.org

M-F 8:30am-5pm

For more information, see the Requirements document. If qualified, fill out application:

         Disabled Discount Application- English

         Disabled Discount Application Spanish

         Senior Discount Application- English

         Senior Discount Application Spanish

City of Richland

Low income utility assistance for seniors and disabled individuals

505 Swift Blvd

Richland, WA 99352

(509) 942-1104

M-F 8:30am-5pm

To apply for services, fill out and return the Discount Application

Technology Assistance:

Name:

Services:

Contact Information:

Accessing Services:

Assurance Wireless

         Free cell phone and service

(888) 898-4888

www.assurancewireless.com

 

Must qualify either through:

         income,

         qualifying for other state program

To apply:

         Online

         Assurance Wireless Application- English

         Assurance Application- Spanish

Internet Essentials

         Low-cost internet services

         Low-cost computers

1-855-846-8376

www.internetessentials.com

To qualify must have child eligible for the free school lunch program

How to apply:

1.       Online or by calling 1-855-846-8376 to request an application

2.       Fill out application along with supporting eligibility documents

3.       Notification of status in 7-10 days

Community Voicemail Program

         Free voicemail for low-income and homeless individuals

Community Action Connections 710 West Court Street

Pasco, WA 99301

509-545-4042

For more information on accessing resource, see the CAC Community Voicemail document

Household Items:

Name:

Services:

Contact Information:

Hours:

Accessing Services:

St. Vincent de Paul

Free household items to those in need

215 S 6th Ave

Pasco, WA 99301 509-544-9315

Wednesdays: 11AM - 4PM

Services open to either county

Washington Christian Ministry

Free household items to Homeless Veterans and others

406 Vancouver Street

Kennewick, WA

Contact: William Sweet at 509-438-8974

Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5:30pm

Call to refer your client

St. Vincent Center

1 time donation for household goods

120 N. Morain Street

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-783-7020

M-Sat 9am-6pm and Sun 11am-5pm

Call to refer your client

Translation Resources:

Name:

Services:

Contact Information:

Hours:

Accessing Services:

Language, Passport & Travel Solutions

         Translation

         Interpretation

         International Documentation

4306 W. Clearwater Ave, Suite B

Kennewick, WA 99336

509-987-1759

languagetravelsolutions.com

M-F, 9:30AM-5:30PM

Languages translated for: Albanian, Arabic, Bosnian, Burmese, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian.

Costs: $40/hour

Gateway Languages

         Over the phone translation services

877-393-2424

www.gatewaylanguages.com/

24/7/365

 

Ms. Flower's Interpreters and Translators

         L&I interpreters

         Document translations

         Face to face interpreting

2811 South 38th Ave.

West Richland, WA

509 521-8183

www.msflowersinterpreters.com/

Requests for services are accepted 24/7 online. For urgent needs call the number

Languages served:

ASL American Sign Language, Spanish, Russian, Ukrainian, Lao, Thai, Korean, Somali

*No costs for L&I interpreters,

Costs vary for other services

 

 

 Transportation Resources:

Name:

Services:

Contact Information:

Hours:

Accessing Services:

Ben Franklin Transit

         Fixed Route

         Dial-A-Ride

         Vanpool

         Evening and weekend services

7109 W. Okanogan Place

Kennewick, WA

509-735-5100

http://www.bft.org/

Hours of operation:

M-F, 6AM-6PM

Sat 8AM-6PM

For detailed information on accessing services see the Ben Franklin Transit Tool

People for People

         Transportation for non-emergency medical services

1-800-233-1624

www.pfp.org/pfp/Brokering/Transportation.aspx

 

M-F, 7AM-4:30PM

         Free for Provider One cardholders

         Call 2 business days in advance for local appointment

         Call 5 business days in advance for out of town appointment

For more information, see the Frequently asked questions