Immediate crisis support for children, families and young adults.
When a child, young adult or family are hurting every moment counts. That’s why Children’s Crisis Outreach Response System (CCORS) is here for you 24/7. We respond immediately – wherever you are. You get quick support and access to long-term services, helping you or your child achieve stability and avoid future crises.
Here are some situations you might call about:
If in doubt, call Crisis Connections 24/7.
Crisis services are for kids and families up to 18 years old and young adults up to 25 years old who are experiencing homelessness or who are unstably housed.
Youth Connection Services is a pre-arrest diversion program of the Y Social Impact Center, funded by King County Behavioral Health and Recovery Division. Services are for youth (ages 12–18) with a first time and/or low-level offense (Shoplifting, Trespassing, Truancy, etc.) or similar behaviors who would benefit from timely, client responsive behavioral health services to prevent further involvement with the legal system.
Community-based support/services, including:
How are clients referred?
Youth Connection Services is a program taking referrals from Auburn, Federal Way, Renton, and Kent Police Officers, School Resource Officers, School Administrators, Family Court, or Caregivers.
Call and leave a voicemail at:
Referrals and other inquiries are also accepted via email at:firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
For immediate assistance with a behavioral health crisis or a young person’s safety or shelter, call the King County 24-Hour Crisis Hotline at 866-427-4747.
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.