Resources for Family and Partners
Help your loved one or client find the resources they need.
Youth and young adults have the greatest chance of success when a network of professionals and natural supports work together. Working together, we can balance emotional and informational support for youth, manage transitions as they progress and lapse.
Over the next few months, we will expand frequently asked questions, increase training, streamline contacts, and share our learnings through this portal to further support you and the youth you care about and work with.
We're on your team. Find the support you need here.
Resources for Families and Friends to support youth:
Refer a Client for services:
Crisis Connections for Individuals and Families
24-Hr Crisis Line 866-427-4747
The Y Social Impact Center is the leading provider of emergency behavioral health services for youth and young adults as a part of the Crisis Connections network. Learn More>
In general, Crisis Connections serves all people in physical, emotional, and financial crisis, with an emphasis on King County residents. The network reduces the immediate risk of violence to one’s self and others and increases the ability of people to access the safety net, particularly for mental and emotional support services.
The Y Young Adult Shelter (Arcadia)
932 Auburn Way South, Auburn
James W. Ray Orion Center – YouthCare (20 beds)
Immediate help: 800.495.7802
Questions: 206.622.5555 ext. 234
1828 Yale Avenue, Seattle (the green building on the corner of Denny and Stewart)
Get Help - YouthCare
ROOTS – Rising Out of the Shadows (45 beds)
157 Roy St., Seattle (directly across from the Metropolitan Market)
Shelter — ROOTS Young Adult Shelter (rootsinfo.org)
Housing and Homelessness Services
Counseling/Behavioral Health Services
Employment and Education Services
Foster Alumni and Transitions
Foster Care Services
Violence Prevention and Intervention Services
Young Adult Services at Tacoma's Arlington Apartments
Arcadia Shelter and Drop-in
Social Impact Center Main Office
Subscribe to Text Updates: Receive updates about Social Impact Center activities, events, and programming texting the letters YSIC to 55678.
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.