Food Banks and Shelters

The agencies below welcome those who need help. They also welcome donations from those who want to help.

Food Banks

  • Hopelink, 14812 Main St., 425-943-7555. Monday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.; Tuesday: 2 p.m.-7 p.m.; Wednesday: 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; Thursday: 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. 
  • Renewal Food Bank, Highland Covenant Church, 15022 Bel-Red Rd., 425-736-8132. Monday and Wednesday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; Tuesday: 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Financial Assistance

Shelter 

Single Men – Congregations for the Homeless

  • Severe Weather Hours: 24/7 services for homeless men (18 years+)
  • Address: 515B 116th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98004 
  • Bus Routes: The closest bus route is the 271 bus. It stops at 116th Ave NE and NE 2nd Place. Walk north, and the Center is on the left. 
  • Phone Number: 425-496-4885 
  • Severe weather plan: CFH will accommodate as many men as possible. Arrive at CFH anytime for intake and support. 

Single Women – Sophia Way

  • Severe Weather Hours: If below freezing, will extend day center hours until 2/17. 
  • Shelter Address: 8045 120th Ave NE, Suite 200, Kirkland WA 98033 (Helen’s Place) 
  • Day Center Address: 3032 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004 (behind St. Luke’s Lutheran Church) 
  • Shelter Bus Routes: The closest bus routes are 239 and 250. 
  • Day Center Bus Routes: The closest bus route is 249. 
  • Phone Number: 425-896-7385 
  • Severe weather plan: The Day Center will extend hours from 8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m; and the Shelter will extend their hours from 7 p.m. – 8 a.m.

Single Adults and Couples – Shoreline Emergency Shelter

  • Severe Weather Hours: 8:30 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. 
  • Address: St. Dunstan's Church of the Highlands Parish, 722 N 145th St, Shoreline, WA 98133 (Off Aurora on 145th.) 
  • Bus Routes: The closest bus route is the 545. 
  • Severe weather plan: No referrals needed, first come-first served until 15 beds are full. 

Families with Children – Catholic Community Services/ New Bethlehem Programs

  • Severe Weather Hours: 24/7 Shelter at New Bethlehem Place and extended shelter in hotel 
  • Shelter Address: 8045 120th Ave NE, Suite 100, Kirkland WA 98033 (New Bethlehem Place) 
  • Day Center: Closed. Drop-in families looking for shelter please go to New Bethlehem Place. 
  • Phone Number: 425-679-0354 
  • Severe weather plan: If over-capacity, NBP will provide some hotel stays for families in need.

Youth and Young Adults – Friends of Youth

  • Day Center Address: 16101 NE 87th ST Suite 110, Redmond, WA 98052 
  • Day Center Hours: Daytime drop-in: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Evening drop-in: 4:30 p.m.-8 p.m. 
  • Youth Shelter (7-17) – Youth Haven: Call Hotline for information - 206-236-5437 

Young Adult Shelter (Ages 18–24) – The Landing Shelter

  • Hours and Address: 8:30 p.m. – 8 a.m. (same as Day Center address above)
  • Ages 7-17 Hotline#: 206-236-5437 
  • Ages 18-24 Hotline #: 425-449-3868 
  • Severe weather plan: If overcapacity, will provide bus tickets and resources to CFH or TSW or other Youth & Young Adult shelters in King County

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