Public Health

The Ark of King County – “The Arc of King County advocates for the right of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live, learn, work and play in the community - improving the quality of life for all of us.”

Community House Mental Health Agency - "We hold ourselves responsible as instruments of social change to the larger community for creating a society which not only tolerates, but understands and accepts people who have a severe and persistent behavioral health issues."

Disability Rights Washington - "Disability Rights Washington (DRW) is a private non-profit organization that protects the rights of people with disabilities statewide. Our mission is to advance the dignity, equality, and self-determination of people with disabilities. We work to pursue justice on matters related to human and legal rights."

Downtown Emergency Services Center - "DESC works to end the homelessness of vulnerable people: those living with mental or addictive illnesses. Through an integrated array of comprehensive services, treatment and housing, we give people the opportunity to reach their highest potential."

Entre Hermanos - "To promote the health and well-being of the Latino Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and questioning community in a culturally appropriate environment through disease prevention, education, support services, advocacy and community building." 

L'Arche Noah Sealth of Seattle - "L'Arche Noah Sealth provides three homes and day activities for people with developmental disabilities (core members). They are supported by their caregivers (Assistants) who come to live in and share life with them."

Lifelong - "Lifelong's mission is to empower people living with or at risk of HIV/AIDS and/or other serious conditions to lead healthier lives."

Path with Art – “Path with Art transforms the lives of people recovering from homelessness, addiction, and other trauma by harnessing the power of creative engagement as a bridge to community and a path to stability.”

Plymouth Healing Communities - "Plymouth Healing Communities (PHC) provides companionship, housing and advocacy for individuals who live with mental illness. We know that healing takes place when vulnerable people are shown the care, love and respect that they deserve."

Provail - "Supporting people with disabilities to fulfill their life choices."

Ronald McDonald House – “At Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska, we support seriously ill children and their families. At the Seattle House, we provide a "home-away-from-home" to help families through a difficult time.”

Seattle Comunity Law Center - "The SCLC mission is to provide accessible legal advocacy to people living with physical and mental disabilities so that they may obtain the resources necessary to overcome barriers to financial and medical stability."

Transplant House – “Transplant House is a home away from home for people who must uproot their lives and move to Seattle to await or recover from a life-saving transplant. We provide an affordable place to live and caring support to ease the transplant journey for patients and their families.”

Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence – “The Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence mobilizes our member programs and allies to end domestic violence through advocacy and action for social change.”

Wellspring Family Services – “Our mission is to build emotionally healthy, self-sufficient families and a nonviolent community in which they can thrive.  We achieve our mission through the effective provision of social and mental health services that help strengthen families, addressing a broad range of issues that can negatively affect their lives. “

Within Reach – “WithinReach’s mission is to connect families across Washington to vital food and health resources.”

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