Community Resources

Basic Needs (Food, Clothing, Transportation, etc.)
  • Community Action - Assists low-income people with accessing basic needs items such as personal hygiene, toiletries, food and clothing. Also assists with transportation needs such as local bus passes or, in some cases, a gas voucher.
  • Skagit County Food Resources: Food assistance resources (foodbanks, meal programs, etc.) compiled by Community Action.
  • Help Me Grow Skagit - Aims to offer families seamless access to community services and support. 
    • For SERVICES like parenting groups, health care, and food assistance, call/text the Help me Grow Family Resource Navigator at 360-630-8352 to help guide you.
    • For ITEMS like diapers, wipes, and cleaning supplies, call or text the Family Resource Center at the Children's Museum at 360-230-9129 or e-mail [email protected]
  • Washington Connection - Offers a fast and easy way for families and individuals to apply for a variety of services such as Food, Cash, Child Care, Long-Term Care, and Medicare Savings Programs.
    • Department of Social and Health Services 900 East College Way, Mount Vernon or call center 1-877-501-2233
  • WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) - Supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age 5 who are found to be at nutritional risk.
  • Northwest Regional Council (NWRC) Non-Emergency Medical Transportation - Non-emergency transportation to Medicaid eligible recipients.
  • GoodRx - A website that finds discount prices for medications and tells you where to get the lowest price.

Child Development Resources - click here.

Childcare and Early Learning

Housing and Utilities

Parenting Classes and Education

Special Needs Resources

  • Click here for a comprehensive list of special needs resources from SPARC (Skagit Preschool and Resource Center).
  • Click here for information from Skagit County's Parent to Parent, which offers emotional support, informational resources and events to parents raising children with special health care needs and/or developmental disabilities.
  • Washington State Children & Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) Program - Program for infants, children, and youth up to age 18 who have or are at risk for chronic physical, developmental, behavioral, or emotional conditions.

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Monday:

8:30 am-6:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-6:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-6:30 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-6:30 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-6:30 pm

Saturday:

8:30 am-3:30 pm

Sunday:

Closed