Relationship Violence - Multicultural Resources
NW Network of BI/Trans/Lesbian Survivors of Abuse (206) 568-7777
Family Violence Prevention Fund
List of National Domestic Violence Resources
Snohomish County Center for Battered Women
(425) 252-2873 or (425) 25-ABUSE
1 (800) 799-SAFE
Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline
1 (800) 562- 6025
King County Protection Order Advocacy Program (206) 296-9547 or (206) 205-7406.
Snohomish County Protection Orders (425) 388-3638
NW Immigrant Rights Project
Legal assistance for low-income immigrants and refugees
Refugee Women's Alliance
ESL classes, child care center, support for victims of domestic violence, tutoring for young people, job training and mental health counseling
Multicultural Counseling Service
Low-cost counseling to help with issues such as depression, cultural conflict, parenting, grief, family violence and loneliness
Emergency health care coverage for immigrants
Shoreline Support Services
Classes in ESL, citizenship and parenting. Many family activities.
Puget Sound Neighborhood Health Center
Low-cost medical clinics with interpreters. Read this in Amharic, Chinese, Korean, Oromo, Somali, Espanol, Tigrigna, Vietnamese or English.
Refugee Federation Service Center
Assistance with immigration, housing, family problems and employment. Counseling available in Amharic, Chinese, French, Khmer, Lao, Mien, Oromo, Pangasinan, Somali, Russian, Tagalog, Thai, Tigrigna, Polish, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese.
American Red Cross Language Bank
Help with interpreting and with translating simple documents. Over 75 languages are available.
Consejo Counseling and Referral Service for the Latino Community
Education, prevention, treatment and support services related to mental health, substance abuse and domestic violence. Assistance finding jobs.
El Centro de la Raza
Emergency housing, child development center, food bank, home ownership education, after school programs and employment counseling and placement
Job training, temporary jobs, ESL classes and a women's program.
Programa del VIH/SIDA
For Asians and Pacific Islanders
Asian Counseling and Referral Services
Multilingual services including a food bank, counseling, substance abuse treatment, vocational guidance, citizenship classes, domestic violence education and a legal clinic
Chinese Information and Service Center
Employment counseling and training, services for the elderly and classes in citizenship, ESL and parenting. Dialects of Chinese, Cambodian, Vietnamese and Malay are spoken.
Kin On Community Health Care
A health care center for non-English speaking Chinese elderly people. Assistance for elders who want to live at home and their families.
Korean Women's Association
Many services and programs for Asian Americans.
Tet in Seattle
Promotes Vietnamese culture
Filipino Community Center
Youth programs, senior services, food bank, computer classes, Tagalog classes
International Community Health Services
Medical and dental care, health education, counseling, family planning, laboratory tests, pharmacy, acupuncture, acupressure and Chinese herbal medicine. Interpreting available including Cantonese, Mandarin, Toisanese, Cambodian, Korean, Lao, Mien, Tagalog, Samoan,Thai and Vietnamese
Ethiopian Community Mutual Association
A community club and a source of assistance with finding a job, interpreting, translating documents, legal needs and health care
Ethiopian Community Development Council
Assists newcomers adjust to life in the U.S. Supports new small businesses and offers health education
Oromo Community Organization
Parenting classes, academic counseling, youth programs and workshops about home ownership, health and starting a business
Southern Sudanese Women's Association
Family counseling and classes in health, family planning and personal rights. Arabic and dialects such as Dinka, Bari, Latuka and Nuer are spoken.
Somali Community Services
Programs for young people and families including after-school tutoring, drug and alcohol prevention and parent education. Assistance with translating and employment.
Horn of Africa Services
Cultural adjustment workshops, immigration assistance, citizenship classes, technology training and youth programs. Amharic, Tigrigna, Somali, and Oromo are spoken.
Arab Resources - www.arabcenter.net
Russian Speaking Community of Greater Seattle