If you need housing assistance please use any of these links and materials to aid you in your search.
Access Point 4 Housing - Central Intake Point for individuals experiencing homelessness
Tacoma Rescue Mission - Multiple shelters for men, women & children
List of Shelters in Tacoma, WA
YWCA Shelter - Shelter for those escaping domestic violence
Catholic Community Services housing help
Families Unlimited Network rental assistance
The Eviction Process for Washington Residents
Blank Answer Sheet to Eviction Summons
If you need assistance paying your utilities bill (water, sewer, garbage, electricity, etc.) please use these materials and links to aid you in your search.
Puget Sound Energy Assistance - Home Energy Lifeline Assistance (HELP)
Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
Tacoma Public Utilities assistance program
Sound Outreach Utilities Assistance - for individuals 55+ older not eligible for other assistance
MDC Energy Assistance
Consumer Rights - FAQs about utilities being disconnected
If you are experiencing a need for food and/or food assistance please use these materials and links to aid you in your search.
List of Pierce County Food Banks
Basic Food Assistance and other benefits in WA
Meal Sites in Pierce County
DSHS Application for Benefits
Information for Injured Workers
Are you suffering from an injury on the job in Washington state and need assistance with filing a claim? Use these resources to examine the steps you can take on your own.
Info on the Family Medical Leave Act for injured workers
Help with Labor and Industries injury claims