community resources

Affordable Housing and Shelter

For a full list of affordable housing and shelter resources, click here.

Anacortes Family Center – Launch Apartments
2702 Commercial Avenue, Anacortes
360.293.2993
Low-income housing for households making under 60% of Area Median Income
For the application, click here

Anacortes Housing Authority
719 Q Avenue, Anacortes
360.293.7831
Subsidized housing programs for low-income households
For the application click here

Anacortes Manor
1110 24th Street, Anacortes
360.293.7755

Bayside Apartments
1106 24th Street, Anacortes
360.293.7748

For the application, click here

Community Action of Skagit County
330 Pacific Place, Mount Vernon
360.416.7585

Emergency shelter for families, transitional housing, rapid rehousing, case management and energy assistance

Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Services – Skagit

Administrative Office:

1521 Leigh Way, Mount Vernon

360.336.9591

888.336.9591 (24-hour line)

Domestic Violence Sexual Assault – Whidbey Island (CADA)

800.215.5669

360.675.2232 (24-Hour line)

Family Promise of Skagit Valley

PO Box 335, Sedro Wooley

360.854.0743

Emergency shelter in rotating churches for families in need

 

Friendship House
1002 S 3rd Street, Mount Vernon
360.336.6138
Emergency shelter and transitional housing

Habitat for Humanity

1022 Riverside Drive, Mount Vernon

360.428.9402

Home-ownership for low-income families

For the application, click here 

Harborview Apartments
1110 27th Court, Anacortes
360.299.0916

For the application, click here

The Haven – Oak Harbor

540 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor

360.900.3077

Check-in between 5:45PM – 6:15PM at Grace by the Sea

Shelter for single adults and children with parents

Home Trust of Skagit

612 S. 1st Street, Mount Vernon

360.428-0014

Affordable housing for low-income people

Laventure Apartments

422 N Laventure Road, Mount Vernon

360.424.4622

For the application, click here

Murdock Court Apartments

123 N Murdock Street, Sedro Wooley

833-275-0661

For the application, click here

Northwest Youth Services – Skagit
843 S Burlington Blvd., Burlington
360.734.9862
Housing support for individuals 13 – 24

Oasis Teen Shelter - Skagit County
1245N 5th Street, Mount Vernon

360.419.9058
Safe shelter and services for youth 13 - 17

Sedro Wooley Housing Authority

830 Township Street, Sedro Wooley

360.855.0404

For the application, click here

Skagit County Housing Authority

1650 Port Drive, Burlington 

360.428.1959

For the application, click here

Silverwood Apartments
1103 29th Street, Ste M, Anacortes
360.293.1336

Wilson Hotel

806 Commercial Ave, Anacortes

(temporarily closed as of 4/1/22)
See Anacortes Housing Authority for the application

clothing

First Baptist Clothes Closet

2717 J Avenue, Anacortes

360.293.5300

Friendship House Clothing Bank
1002 S Third Street, Mount Vernon
360.336.6138
Donated clothing and household items

 

Goodwill – Mount Vernon
242 E College Way, Mount Vernon

360.848.0646

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New Life Clothing Closet

123 Evergreen Street, Mount Vernon

360.336.8988

Red Door Thrift Shop

1019 7th Street, Anacortes

360.293.8027

SeaMar Homeless Support
1010 E College Way, Mount Vernon
360.542-8899
Assistance with basic needs such as food and clothing; may have showers and bus vouchers

Soroptomist Thrift Store
1107 3rd Street, Anacortes

360.293.7251
Vouchers available through AFC

 

St. Vincent De Paul Assistance Line
360-293-9821
Referral line for assistance with food, gas, clothes, utilities, and other basic needs

children and youth services

Access to Baby & Child Dentistry
360.419.3320

Boys and Girls Clubs of Skagit County – Anacortes

904 6th Street, Anacortes
360.588-9045

Boys and Girls Clubs of Skagit County – Sedro-Woolley

915 McGarigle, Sedro-Woolley
360.856-1830

 

Brigid Collins
917 S 3rd Street, Mount Vernon
360.428.6622
Healing for children who have been abused

Catholic Community Services NW
614 Peterson Road, Suite 200, Burlington
360.856.3054
Parent education, group counseling, children‘s workshop, kinship care support program

Child Care Resources and Referral
800.446.1114
Referrals to child care centers and homes; training and 
networking for childcare professionals
 

Child Protective Services
900 E College Way, Suite 200, Mount Vernon
360.429.2993

Children and Family Services Division (DSHS)
900 E College Way, Suite 100, Mount Vernon
877.501.2233

Children of the Valley
1318 S 18th Street, Mount Vernon
360.982.2399
A safe after school environment for children most in need; students must qualify for free lunch through their school


Volunteers of America
117 N 1st Street, Mount Vernon
360.428.3718
Quality childcare through STARs classes, onsite consultation, mentoring, newsletters and a large resource center

Inspire Development Center – Burlington
20237 Lafayette Road, Burlington
360.707.2837
Migrant seasonal Head Start and Early Childhood Education & Assistance Program (ECEAP)

Inspire Development Centers – Mount Vernon
2405 Kulshan View Drive, Mount Vernon
360.428.3993
Migrant seasonal Head Start, early Head Start and Early Childhood Education & Assistance Programs (ECEAP)

Oasis Teen Shelter
125 N Fifth Street, Mount Vernon
360.419.9058
Six beds for teens age 13 – 17; a place to stay overnight for up to 21 days

Parent to Parent Program
320 Pacific Place, Mount Vernon
360.416.7570
Support for parents of children with special needs; emotional support, parent support meetings, trainings, educational workshops, lending library

 

Thriving Heart
617 W Division Street, Mount Vernon
360.428.4777
Monday – Thursday, 9:00AM – 3:00PM
Support and education for pregnant women and mothers; includes life skills classes and clothing boutique

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) – Anacortes
Island Hospital Prenatal Care Center
1020 26th Street, Anacortes
360.416.7595
Food and nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
Community Action of Skagit County
330 Pacific Place, Mount Vernon
360.416.7585
Food and nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) – Concrete
45770 Main Street, Concrete
360.333.1405
Food and nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) – Health Department
Skagit County Health Department
700 S 2nd, Room 301, Mount Vernon
360.336.9380
Food and nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) – Sedro-Woolley
United General Hospital
2031 Hospital Drive, Sedro-Woolley
360.854.0435
Food and nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children

Youthnet
227 N 4th Street, Mount Vernon
360.336.1610

At risk youth and their families in Skagit, Whatcom, Snohomish, San Juan, and Island Counties

food services

Anacortes First Baptist Church
2717 J Avenue, Anacortes
360.293.5300
Dinners most Thursdays at 5:30

 

Anacortes Senior Center
1701 22nd Street, Anacortes
360.293.7473

Meals on Wheels for Anacortes

 

Dinner at the Brick
Westminster Presbyterian Church
1300 9th Street, Anacortes
360.293.3880
Dinners on Sunday from 4:30 – 5:00PM


United Methodist Church

2201 H Avenue, Anacortes
360.293.0604
Call for food service details

Salvation Army Food Bank
3001 R Drive, #100, Anacortes
360.293.6682
Monday and Wednesday 1:10 - 3:30

St. Vincent DePaul Food Bank
4001 St. Mary‘s Drive, Anacortes
360.293.9821
Fridays 10:00 – 11:00AM

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) – Anacortes
Island Prenatal Care Center
1020 26th Street, Anacortes
360.416.7595
Food and nutrition education to low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children

Basic Food or SNAP
Department of Social & Health Services
900 East College Way, Mount Vernon
877.501.2233
Monday – Friday 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Benefits for low-income people to buy groceries

Burlington Senior Center
1011 Greenleaf Avenue, Burlington
360.755.0102

Call for food programs

Community Action of Skagit County
330 Pacific Place, Mount Vernon
360.416.7585
Monday – Friday, 9:00AM – 5:00PM

Assistance for low-income families in crisis intervention, food and nutrition, healthcare, education and literacy, and volunteerism

Concrete Food Bank
45942 Main Street, Concrete
360.853.8505
Call for information

Critical Needs Program
Community Action of Skagit County
330 Pacific Place, Mount Vernon
360.416.7585
Monday – Friday 8:30AM – 4:00PM
Vouchers for food, gas, clothing, transportation

Department of Social and Health Services
900 East College Way, Suite 100, Mount Vernon
877.501.2233
Monday thru Friday 8:00AM – 2:00PM
Assistance including cash, medical, food, disabilities, in-home care and vocational rehab

Friendship House – Community Kitchen
1008 S 3rd Street, Mount Vernon
360.336.2135

Many food options; call for details

Helping Hands Food Bank

24703 Wicker Road, Sedro-Woolley

360.856.2211

Backpack program for kids; food bank; call for information

 

Meals on Wheels – Skagit
360.419.3401
Home-delivered meals for home-bound people over 60

 

Mobile Food Express
360.416.7585
Grocery delivery from the food bank to home bound seniors and disabled persons (a program of Community Action, call for information)

Mount Vernon Senior Center
1401 Cleveland Avenue, Mount Vernon
360.416.1585

Call for food program information

 

Neighbors In Need
1615 S 2nd Street, Mount Vernon
360.982.2089
Tuesdays 11:AM – 6:00PM

SeaMar Homeless Support
1010 E College Way, Mount Vernon
360.542-8899
Assistance with basic needs such as food and clothing; may have showers and bus vouchers

Skagit County Public Health
700 S 2nd Street
Administration Building, Room 301, Mount Vernon
360.336.9380
Flu shots, teen clinic, STD clinic, HIV/AIDS testing, tuberculosis clinic, food handlers permits, birth certificates, WIC, First Steps, baby and child dentistry

Skagit Gleaners
1021 Riverside Drive, Mount Vernon
360.848.1045

 

Spin Cafe

658 SE Bayshore Drive, Oak Harbor

360.682.5949

Various food services; call for information

Sunday Food Ministry
Christ The King Church
2111 Riverside Drive, Mount Vernon
360.848.5116
Call for information

Tri-Parish Food Bank
935 Peterson Road, Burlington
360.757.2563
Saturdays 1:00 – 2:00PM
 

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
Community Action of Skagit County
330 Pacific Place, Mount Vernon
360.416.7595
Food and nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) – Concrete
45770 Main Street, Concrete
360.336.9392
Food and nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)
Skagit County Health Department
700 S 2nd, Room 301, Mount Vernon
360.336.9392
Food and nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) – Sedro-Woolley
United General Hospital
2241 Hospital Drive, Sedro-Woolley
360.856.7318
Food and nutrition education for low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, babies and small children