Here For You
The Y Social Impact Center offers support for youth and young adults through homelessness, foster care, and young adult services, and counseling services for all ages in King County.
We're here for youth and young adults with wraparound services including shelter, counseling, employment training, and educational support, as well as counseling services and suicide prevention for all ages.
Our services help interrupt trauma and provide a pathway for all people to reach their full potential.
Whether you need housing options, violence or justice system intervention, job opportunities, counseling, or other assistance, our team is ready to help with a range of services including:
The COVID-19 pandemic has created a need for mental health support for our community members now more than ever. In response, we have expanded our counseling services to include all age groups, often at little to no cost for both members and non-members. Services include:
Visit our virtual resource center for case management with access to a wide range of resources such as housing assistance & CEA assessments, employment assistance, and employment workshops.
Video chat with us on Zoom: Monday through Thursday, 1:00-3:00 pm
Created specifically for young adults ages 18-24, Virtual Drop-in Support is a virtual gathering, moderated by licensed therapists. The group will meet and discuss a psycho-educational topic of interest and move into an open conversation to share additional information with resources for support. Free, no registration necessary, drop-in weekly or as needed. Contact Melinda Burns if you have questions.
Join Virtually: Wednesdays, 4:00 pm
Everything you need to know about entering the workforce, from interview preparation to expectations in the workplace. You'll gain the skills needed to not only find work but to stay employed and build your resume.
Meets every Monday, 2:00–3:00 pm plus drop-in, 3:00-4:00 pm
Level Up is our annual young adult life skills and resource fair. This fair is for young adults ages 16-24 and offers life skills workshops, lunch, employment and community resource, swag giveaways, prizes, and more!.
Thursday August 19, 9:00 am-3:00 pm
This year, we are combining two events that you may remember, the Nexus Youth and Families Valentine’s Breakfast and The Accelerator Dinner, into one powerful event to benefit the Y Social Impact Center. If you missed it, you can still watch the recording!
We’re here for you with counseling services that span mental health, substance use, and psychiatric care for people of all ages in King County.
There are opportunities to volunteer, donate supplies, host or foster a young person, and more.
With a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, improving health and well-being, and supporting our neighbors, your membership will not just bring about meaningful change in yourself, but also in your community.