Community Services Directory (2021-2022)

EMERGENCY NUMBERS

Fire / Medic One / Police / Sheriff 911
Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255
All Other Referral Services 211
Crisis Line 206-461-3222
Child Protective Services 1-866-363-4276
Poison Control 1-800-222-1222
Adult Protective Services 1-800-562-6078

ANIMAL CONTROL

24-Hour Emergency Vet 206-364-1660
Des Moines Animal Control 206-870-6549
King County Animal Services 206-296-7387
Pet Licenses Des Moines 206-878-3301
WA State Department of Fish & Wildlife 425-775-1311

AREA SERVICES & UTILITIES

Comcast/Xfinity 1-877-824-2288
Des Moines Post Office 206-824-3647
Dig Safely/Utility Locator 1-800-424-5555
Hazardous Waste Disposal 206-296-4692
Highline Water District 206-824-0375
Lakehaven Sewer & Water 253-941-1516
Midway Sewer District 206-824-4960
Puget Sound Energy 1-800-321-4123
Recology CleanScapes 206-762-4900
South King County Fire District 253-839-6234
Southwest Suburban Sewer 206-244-9575
CenturyLink Customer Service 1-800-244-1111
Water District No. 54 206-878-7210

BUSINESS & SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS

Des Moines Legacy Foundation 206-755-8060
Destination Des Moines 206-870-7675
Exchange Club of Highline 206-244-7542
Lions Club 206-951-9104
Masons 951-212-9643
Rotary Club www.dmnprotary.org
Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce 206-575-1633
Veterans of Foreign Wars 206-341-8284
Veterans Affairs 206-341-8295

CHILD CARE

Child Care Resources 206-329-5544
Childhaven 206-624-6477
Darcy Read Memorial Preschool 253-347-6493
New Beginnings 206-522-9472
SeaMar Child Development Center 206-788-3245

CITY OF DES MOINES

City Attorney 206-870-6553
City Cable Channel 21
City Clerk 206-870-6519
City Hall 206-878-4595
City Manager 206-870-6554
City Prosecutor 206-870-6515

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUPPORT

Hospitality House 206-242-1860
Code Enforcement 206-870-7617
Finance 206-878-4595
King Co. Bar Association
(pro bono services available)
206-267-7100
Marina 206-824-5700
Municipal Court 206-878-4597
King Co. Sexual Assault Resource Center 888-998-6423
New Beginnings 206-522-9472
Planning/Building 206-870-7576
Police (NON-emergency) 206-878-3301
Public Works 206-870-6522
Recreation 206-870-6527
NW Network of Bi, Trans, Lesbian & Gay Survivors of Abuse
Protection Order Advocacy Program
Kent
Seattle
206-568-7777
206-477-3758
206-477-1103
Senior Service 206-878-1642

CLOTHING

Midway Covenant Clothing Bank 206-878-4861
Multi-Service Center 253-838-6810
Pregnancy Aid (Maternity/Infant) 206-878-3770
Transform Burien Outreach 206-839-6620

CONSUMER AFFAIRS

Refugee Women’s Alliance 206-957-2029
Seattle Indian Health Board 206-324-9360
YWCA King County 206-461-4888

EDUCATION COLLEGES & VO-TECH

Highline Community College 206-878-3710
Puget Sound Skills Center 206-631-7300

DES MOINES SCHOOLS PUBLIC

Des Moines Elementary 206-631-3700
Better Business Bureau 206-431-2222
Clear Point Financial Solutions 1-800-634-2227
Highline CHOICE Academy & Home
School Resource Center
206-631-7630
Consumer Product Safety Commission 1-800-638-2772
Madrona Elementary 206-631-4100
King County Citizen Complaints & Ombudsman
WA State Attorney General ConsumerLine (24 Hours)
206-263-9242
206-464-6684
Midway Elementary 206-631-4400
Mt. Rainier Senior High School 206-631-7000
North Hill Elementary 206-631-4600
Pacific Middle School 206-631-5800

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUPPORT

Adult Protective Services 1-866-221-4909
API Chaya 1-877-922-4292
Parkside Elementary 206-631-4700
Woodmont Elementary 253-945-4500

DES MOINES SCHOOLS PRIVATE

Child & Family Services
Nights/Weekends
253-270-0230
1-800-562-5624
Evergreen Lutheran High School 253-946-4488
Holy Trinity Lutheran School 253-839-6516
St. Philomena Catholic School 206-824-4051

Coalition Ending Gender-Based Violence 206-568-5454
Consejo Counseling & Referral 206-461-4880
Crisis Connections 206-461-3222
DAWN Advocacy & Crisis Line 877-465-7234

EMPLOYMENT

ANEW 206-381-1384
Casa Latina 206-956-0779
Courage 360 253-474-9933
Highline College Student Employment 206-592-3350
King County Work Source Tukwila 206-477-7000
Multi Service Center 253-835-7678
Refugee Resettlement Office 206-323-3152
Refugee Women’s Alliance 206-721-0234
WA Unemployment Claim Center 1-800-318-6022
Workforce Development Council 206-448-0474
Youthbuild 206-694-4500

ENVIRONMENTAL

Emergency Feeding Program 206-329-0300
Meals on Wheels 206-878-1642
Northwest Harvest 1-800-722-6924
Public Health Food Handlers Permit 206-263-9566
Salvation Army 253-946-7933
St. Vincent de Paul Help Line 206-767-6449
Transform Burien 206-839-6620

HEALTH / DISABILITIES

Arc of King County 206-364-6337
Asian Counseling & Referral Service 206-695-7600
Birth to Three Federal Way 253-874-5445
Catholic Community Services 206-328-5696
Ecology Burn Decision Hotline
Agricultural Burning & Permitting
1-800-406-5322
Children’s Therapy Center 253-854-5660
HealthPoint 206-870-3590
Forterra Green City Partnership 206-292-5907
Hearing, Speech & Deaf Center 206-323-5770
Hazardous Substance Information 1-800-633-7585
Recology CleanScapes 206-762-4900
Highline School District Special
Education Services
206-631-3009
SeaTac Noise Info Line 206-787-5393

E.S.L. PROGRAMS & SUPPORT SERVICES

Asian Counseling & Referral Service 206-695-7600
Atlantic Street Family Resource 206-723-1301
Casa Latina 206-956-0779
Chinese Information Service Center (CISC) 206-624-5633
Des Moines Library 206-824-6066
El Centro de La Raza 253-957-4634
Puget Sound Welcome Back Center 206-592-3367
Refugee Resettlement 206-323-3152
Refugee Women’s Alliance 206-721-0243
South Seattle College ABE/GED/ESL 206-934-5363

FOOD

Des Moines Activity Center 206-878-1642
Des Moines Area Food Bank 206-878-2660
DSHS Food Stamps Information 1-877-501-2233
King County Help Line 211
Pediatric Interim Care 253-852-5253
Sea Mar Community Health Center 206-212-4500
Seattle/King County Aging & Disability 206-684-0660

HEALTH RESOURCES

Alzheimer’s Association 1-800-848-7097
American Cancer Society 1-800-227-2345
American Diabetes Association 1-800-342-2383
American Heart Association 253-272-7854
American Lung Association 1-800-586-4872
Arthritis Foundation 206-547-2707
Cancer Lifeline (24 Hour) 1-800-255-5505
Community Health Access Program 1-800-756-5437
Epilepsy Foundation Northwest 206-547-4551
Family Health Hotline 1-800-322-2588
Federal Way Public Health Center 206-477-6800
HealthPoint Community Health Centers:

HOSPITALS

Auburn Regional Medical Center 253-833-7711
Federal Way
Kent
Midway (Kent-Des Moines) SeaTac
Tukwila
HealthPoint Dental Clinics: Federal Way
Kent
Midway (Kent-Des Moines)
253-874-7634
253-852-2866
206-870-3590
206-277-7200
206-439-3289
253-874-7646
253-796-4071
206-870-3600
St. Anne Medical Center 206-244-9970
St. Francis Hospital 253-835-8100
Seattle Children’s South Clinic 253-838-5878
Valley Medical Center 425-228-3450
Veteran Affairs Health Center 206-762-1010

HOUSING

Kent Maternity Support 206-477-6950
King County HIV/STD Program 206-263-2000
King County Public Health White Center 206-477-0000
Medicare Services 1-877-633-4227
Northwest Kidney Centers 206-292-2771
Optometric Center of Seattle 206-325-1100
Planned Parenthood 1-800-769-0045
Sea Mar Community Health Center

You may also call 211.
Home Repair Loans 206-263-9095
King County Housing Authority 206-574-1100
Mary’s Place 206-621-8474
Multi Service Center 206-835-7678
Navos 206-248-8226
Section 8 Housing (DSHS) 206-214-1300
Sea Mar Apartments 206-592-6375
Burien
Des Moines
Kent
Federal Way
206-812-6140
206-212-4500
206-436-6380
253-681-6600
SHAG Senior Housing Assistance Group 1-888-450-7424

LEGAL

Center for Children & Youth Justice 206-696-7503
Social Security 1-800-772-1213
STD Hotline 1-800-227-8922
Veteran Affairs Assistance Services 1-800-827-1000
WA Healthplanfinder 1-855-923-4633
WA Poison Control 1-800-222-1222

HOSPICE / IN-HOME CARE

Catholic Community Services Home Care 253-850-2528
CHI Franciscan Home Health & Hospice 206-439-9095
Providence Hospice of Seattle 206-320-4000
Sea Mar Home Health 206-764-4717
Consumer Credit Northwest 1-800-355-2227
Des Moines Municipal Court 206-878-4597
Insurance Commissioner of WA 1-800-562-6900
King County Bar Association 206-267-7100
King County Prosecuting Attorney 206-296-9000
Legal Action Center (Housing) 206-324-6890
Legal Information & Referral 206-621-7691
Neighborhood Legal Clinics 206-267-7070
Northwest Immigration Life Project 1-800-445-5771
Northwest Justice Project 206-464-1519
Public Defenders Offices
Stafford Healthcare 206-824-0600
Village at Judson Park 206-870-6658
Wesley Homes
Northwest Defenders Association
SCRAP Kent
206-674-4700
206-477-9200
Health Center
Home Health
206-824-3663
206-870-1127

LIBRARIES

Des Moines Public Library 206-824-6066
Woodmont Public Library 253-839-0121

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Asian Counseling & Referral 206-695-7600
Catholic Community Services 253-854-0077
Compassionate Friends 206-241-1139
Consejo Counseling & Referral 206-461-4880

PLACES OF WORSHIP (CONTINUED)

Marcus Whitman Church 206-878-2013
Midway Covenant Church 206-878-4861

Normandy Christian Church 206-878-4740
Open Door Baptist Church 206-851-8640
Crisis Connections
Teen Link
206-461-3222
206-461-4922

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church 206-243-0987
Resurrection Lutheran Church 206-824-2978
NAVOS 206-257-6600

Jewish Family Services 206-461-3240
Kent Youth & Family Services 253-859-0300
Lutheran Counseling Network 253-839-1697
NAMI 206-783-9264
Sound 206-302-2700
Valley Cities Midway 253-833-7444

PARENTING SUPPORT

Changes Support Group 1-888-468-2620
Child Care Resources 206-329-5544
Childhaven 206-248-4903
DSHS Children & Family Services 206-691-2300
Saltwater Unitarian Universalist Church 206-651-7358
Salvation Army 253-946-1346
Samoan Christian Fellowship 206-870-1663
Southminster Presbyterian Church 206-878-8133
St. Philomena Catholic Church 206-878-7433
Taproot Church 206-878-7433
Word International Ministries 253-945-9673

RECREATION / YOUTH SERVICES

Big Brothers & Sisters 206-763-9060
Boy Scouts Chief Council Seattle 206-725-5200
Boys & Girls Club Federal Way 253-941-2722
Camp Fire Central Puget Sound 206-461-8550
Kent Youth & Family Services 253-859-0300
Des Moines Before & After School Pro-
206-870-6527
Parent Trust for WA Children
Parent Trust Family Help Line
206-233-0156
1-800-932-4673

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Girl Scouts 206-633-5600

Program for Early Parent Support (PEPS) 206-547-8570

PLACES OF WORSHIP

Bet Chaverim 206-577-0403
Citadel Church 206-722-5757

Des Moines Gospel Chapel 206-878-2145
Des Moines United Methodist 206-878-8301

First Baptist Church 206-878-3972
Grace Lutheran Church 206-878-2460

Matt Griffin YMCA 206-244-5880

Mount Rainier Pool 206-824-4722

SENIOR SERVICES

AARP 1-888-687-2277
Adult Abuse Reporting 1-800-562-6078

Adult Day Services 425-250-7046
Adult Protective Services (State-Wide) 1-877-734-6277
Caregiver Information 211

Highline Seventh Day Adventist 206-878-1281
Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church 253-839-6516

Korean Lutheran Church & K-School 253-529-1805
Living Spring Fellowship 253-220-7790
Des Moines Activity Center (Meals, Social Services, Fitness, Medical Equipment Lending)
Friend to Friend America
(Elder Visitation)
206-878-1642
206-870-4266

Full Life Care

HOMELESS MEN & WOMEN

Adult Day Health Center
Elderfriends Companions
206-528-5315
206-224-3790

Catholic Housing Services 253-854-0077
Compass Housing Alliance 206-357-3100
Geriatric Dental Group 253-839-1300

HealthPoint

Hospitality House (Women) 206-242-1860
Dental
Medical
206-870-3600
206-870-3590
Salvation Army
Men
Women
206-621-0145
206-447-9944
Jewish Family Service Caregiver Support 206-861-8790

Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program 1-800-562-6028
Medicaid Assistance (DSHS) 877-501-2233
YWCA (Women)

HOMELESS YOUTH

Medicare 1-800-633-4227
Navos 206-248-8226
Property Tax Relief 206-296-3920
Retired & Senior Volunteer Program 206-694-6785
Coordinated Entry for All 206-328-5796
Friends of Youth (7-17 years old) 206-236-5437
King County Safe Place 1-800-422-8336
YMCA Young Adult Services 206-749-7550
YouthCare 206-694-4500
Sea Mar Community Health Center
(English & Spanish)
206-764-4700

SUBSTANCE USE / DISORDER

Social Security 1-800-772-1213

Sound Generations

Al-Anon/Alateen Meeting Info 206-625-0000
Alcoholics Anonymous 206-587-2838
Hyde Shuttle
Main Office & Gateway Program
Senior Rights Assistance
206-727-6262
206-448-3110
206-448-5720

Cascade Behavioral Health 866-493-7051
Catholic Community Services 253-854-0077
Volunteer Services 206-328-5787
Volunteers of American Western WA 888-216-5459
Widowed Information & Consultation 206-241-5650

Debtors Anonymous 800-421-2383
Evergreen Treatment Services 425-264-0750

Gamblers Anonymous Hotline 855-222-5542
Kent Youth & Family Services 253-859-0300

SHELTERS

For a listing of shelters & openings, call 211.

King Co. Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services 206-263-8997

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

DAWN (24 Hour) 425-656-7867
Genesis Project 206-592-2362
New Beginnings 206-522-9472
YWCA 206-461-4882

HOMELESS FAMILIES

Shelters/Housing for Families 211
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) 1-877-623-3435
Nar-Anon Information Services 800-477-6291
Narcotics Anonymous South King Co. 253-872-3494
Navos 206-248-8226
Nexus Youth & Family Services 253-939-2202
Renacer Youth Treatment Center 206-766-6969
Ruth Dykeman Children’s Center 206-242-1698
Ryther Center for Children & Youth 206-525-5050
Sea Mar Adult Treatment Center 206-219-5980
Sound 206-302-2300
Washington Recovery Help Line 1-866-789-1511

TRANSPORTATION

Amtrak 1-800-872-7245
Bicycle Alliance of WA 206-224-9252
Hopelink Transportation 1-800-923-7433
King County

VITAL STATISTICS

Birth & Death Certificates 206-897-5100
Divorce Records 206-296-9300
Driver Licensing (Kent) 253-872-2782
King County Superior Court (Kent) 206-477-2600
Customer Service
Metro Access
206-553-3000
206-263-3113

Marriage Licensing & Records 206-477-6620
Vehicle & Vessel Licensing 206-477-4000

Rideshare 1-888-814-1300
SeaTac Airport Customer Care 206-787-5388
Sound Generations Hyde Shuttle 206-727-6262
Sound Transit 1-888-889-6368
Travel/Traffic Information 511
Volunteer Transportation (Seniors Only) 206-448-5740
Washington State Ferries 206-464-6400

VOTER REGISTRATION

King County Voter Registration 206-296-8683
Register Online https://olvr.votewa.gov/
Voter registration can also be completed at any driver licensing office.

UTILITY / RENT ASSISTANCE

Catholic Community Services 253-850-2523
Highline Water District 206-824-0375
Multi Service Center 253-835-7678
Salvation Army 253-946-7933
State Of Washington Telephone Assistance www.fcc.gov/lifeline

This directory is printed every two years. It is also available on the City of Des Moines web site. For additional copies or to report any corrections, additions, deletions, please call 206-870-6514