Health & Safety > Referral Agencies

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY


(800) 227-2345
Website: www.cancer.org
Gives information on cancer, treatments, and refers persons to local support groups. Programs; Road to recovery, Reach to recovery & Look good feel better.

AMERICAN RED CROSS


811 Pacific Ave.,
Bremerton
(360) 377-3761
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9-5 Friday 9-2:30
Website: www.seattleredcross.org
Disaster Response, Assistance and Preparedness, First Aid & CPR training, Lifeguard and swimming classes, HIV/AIDS Education, Babysitting classes, Emergency Armed Forces services, and Youth programs. Class prices vary.

AWRD


Website: www.awrd.org
Gives information on community resources in the area. Similar to united way info link.


HELPLINE PIERCE COUNTY


(800) 572-HELP
Website: www.uwpc.org
Information, referral and assistance. Helps with housing, food, clothing and more. For PERICE county residents.

JEFFERSON COUNTY OLYMPIC COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL


(360) 385-2571 or (800) 464-2571
Hours: Monday-Friday 8-12p.m and 1-4:30p.m.
NO AFTER HOURS PLACEMENT
The Community Action Council of Jefferson County has many programs to help people. They have clothing for men, women and children, work clothing, emergency food, rental assistance (not to exceed $100/individual), transportation, chore services for people confined to home, help obtaining glasses, meals for seniors, emergency shelter, health care assistance, alcohol and drug help and more. This agency does not have any after-hour facilities. After hours, call Serenity House.

KITSAP COMMUNITY RESOURCES


1201 Park Ave.
(360) 478-2301
Website: www.kcr.org
Provides a full time information and assistance case -worker to better serve the community in reaching families in crisis or in need of a referral to many resources. For a referral to a resource, please call the above number.


Attorney General Consumer Protection
800 551-4636

Bremerton Community Services (DSHS)
360 473-2200
800 338-7410

Crisis Line
360 479-3033
800 843-4793

Division of Aging and Long Term Care
360 337-5700
800 562-6418

Elder Care Locator
800 677-1116

Helpline House,Bainbridge Island
206 842-7621

Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers of Bainbridge Island
206 842-4441

Kitsap Sexual Assault Crisis & Support Line
360 479-8500

Long-term Care Ombudsman for Kitsap County
360 337-5714

Lutheran Community Services
360 377-5511
800 378-5771

Mesothelioma (Cancer) Group

Nursing Home & Adult Family Home Complaint Hotline
800 562-6078

Nursing Home Placement (DSHS)
360 473-2299
800 422-7114

Nursing Home Yearly Audit Surveys
253 983-3848

Senior Information & Assistance
360 337-5700
800 562-6418

Wash State Long Term Care Ombudsman
800 562-6028