Community Resources

A list of community resources and assistance programs.

Below is a list of mostly free community resources and assistance programs. Availability of resources is constantly changing, so please visit the sites listed below for the most current information.

Rent, Housing & Eviction Information:
Eviction moratorium ended but some protections remain
-Tenant Law Center
-Rent Assistance via United Way of King County (the application period has ended, but more funding may become available so please visit their website for how to receive updates on the process)

Tax Preparation:
-Free tax preparation services via United Way of King County available January-April 2024: Get Free Tax Help | United Way of King County (
-Self-file online for free at

Legal Assistance:
-Free Bilingual Legal Clinic 2024 flier here! Call 1-844-502-9832 for more information.
-Latino/a Bar Association’s Immigration Attorney Referral List
-El Centro de la Raza’s legal resources list
-Dispute Resolution Center of King County (mediation services only, no legal advice). Contact Teresita Zamora (206) 443-9603 x 103 or

-If you need immediate free help completing your DACA Renewal Forms visit
-Northwest Immigrant Rights Projects

Affordable Connectivity Program | Federal Communications Commission (
Internet Essentials from Comcast

Relief Funds:
Seattle Relief Fund
-DSHS Disaster Cash Assistance
-Relief fund for undocumented communities and rent assistance
-Relief fund for undocumented families in WA
-Visit, call the Washington Immigrant Solidarity Network at 844-724-3737, which is staffed every day from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. or connecting with a DSHS community-based partner for assistance.
-Emergency Funds from Betancourt Macias Family Scholarship Foundation
-Relief fund for students

-Apply for City of Seattle programs and benefits via CiviForm: Get benefits — CiviForm (
Community Resources | United Way of King County (
-King County Emergency Food Access Resources or
-Office of the Mayor Information & Resources
-Seattle City Council Information & Resources
-Financial Resources for Washington Residents Impacted by COVID-19
-Pacific Northwest Covid-19 Resource List

-Employment Security Department

Medical & Healthcare:
-Alien Emergency Medical COVID-19 Coverage Expansion
-Washington Healthplan Finder

School Related:
-List of schools providing free meals
-Comcast Internet Essentials Program

Utility Assistance:
-Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) & Seattle City Light (SCL) deferred payment program
-Utility Discount Program

Restaurant & Hospitality Workers:
-The Plate Fund
Seattle Hospitality Worker Emergency Relief Fund via Wellspring Family Services

Small Business Support:
-City of Seattle Small Business Stabilization Fund
-Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)–paycheck-protection-program-ppp-sample-application-form-0
-SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program
-HomeSight Small Business Support Grant Program
-Working Washington Small Business Emergency Grant
-Small Business Resiliency Assistance
-FaceBook Small Business Grant and Ad Credits