Welcome to the Taking Charge Cowlitz County Website Link Index. All weblinks and URLs from throughout the website have been gathered into this Index for browsing convenience. Entries in the index are organized by topic, then alphabetically within the topic.

Emergency Assistance Cowlitz County

Emergency Food Assistance 

DSHS – Food Stamps                                     

 

Food Boxes    

Lower Columbia CAP                                     

 

Hot Meals

Salvation Army                                                  

Hot Meals (Seniors)

Emergency Support Shelter:

                       

National Sexual Assault Hotline

Child Protective Services

General 

Cowlitz County Health Department

Washington 2-1-1

 

FISH of Cowlitz County 

                      

 

Ethnic Support Council               

 
Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Council of Governments (CWCG)
Cowlitz Economic Development Council

Washington Connection(Click Here)  

Family Promise of Cowlitz County

Benefit Programs

Housing & Utilities Resources 

View Information

LiHeap

                                                                                              

 

Salvation Army

 

DSHS Housing Assistance

FISH of Cowlitz County

Mountains Ministries Ranch

Housing Opportunities of SW Washington (HOSWWA)                                     

        

Housing Authority City of Kelso            

Housing Authority City of Longview           

Habitat for Humanity

 

Housing Authority City of Kalama        

 

Woodland Community Service Center

Women’s Shelters (womensshetlers.org)

Affordable Housing Online

Lowincomehousing.us

Self Help Housing

Weatherization
 

Cowlitz County PUD

Cascade Natural Gas                

WA Phone Assistance

Computers

 
Connect All
Everyone On
Free Geeks

Internet Service 

Broadband Search
Want to check out the best internet providers in Cowlitz County?
CLICK HERE to visit broadbandsearch.net 
 
Everyone On
Internet Essentials

Phone Services 

How to enroll
Visit freegovernmentcellphones.net,
Sign up for a free voicemail
Sign up at simplevoicebox.com then use a computer
Lifeline providers

Qlink Wireless

SafeLink Wireless

Transportation Needs 

 

Lower Columbia CAP Transportation  

 

WA Health Care Authority- Transportation Services 

 

RiverCities Transit                                

 

Kelso Train Station/Amtrak                   

Cowlitz Tribal Transit Services             

Columbia County Rider                       

Mercy1                                                  
Super Delivery Bros. LLC
Click here for more information about Transportation

Gas Assistance

DSHS

Salvation Army

Food

Lower Columbia CAP

Clothing

Red Hat Thrift Store

 

Captured Treasures

 

Kids Resale

 

Toutle Ranch Thrift Shop

 

Second Chance Thrift Store

FISH of Cowlitz County

Hearts For Homeless

St. Vincent de Paul

New Life Fellowship

CLICK HERE to visit the official Facebook page                               

        

Caring & Pregnancy

CLICK HERE to visit the official Facebook page

Northgate City Church

Belly Brigade

CLICK HERE

 

Captured Treasures      

CLICK HERE 

GETTING AHEAD WORKSHOP

Apprenticeships 

Community Health Worker Training

The Community Health Worker Training is a free eight-week combination of online and in-person training designed to strengthen the common skills, knowledge, and abilities of the Community Health Worker. This training is offered quarterly at multiple locations around the state.

Follow this link to Register :https://hcwcommunityhealthworker.org/

Questions? Email us at chwts@doh.wa.gov.

Links - DOUBLES???

https://www.mrc.org

https://www.ihirenursing.com

http://www.careersingrocery.com/

https://www.care.com/

www.spoke.com

http://jobmaps.us/

www.simplyhired.com

www.snagajob.com

www.linkedin.com

www.monster.com

www.careerbuilder.com

www.indeed.com

www.craigslist.org

www.techcareers.com

www.collegegrad.com

www.aftercollege.com

www.computerjobs.com/homepage.aspx

www.computerwork.com

www.dice.com

www.idealist.org/career.html

http://www.net-temps.com/

www.internjobs.com

www.cooljobs.com

www.linkup.com

www.Theladders.com

www.Job.com

www.jobing.com

www.us.jobs

www.classadrivers.com

www.crunchboard.com

www.jobsinlogistics.com

https://www.healthcarejobsite.com/

http://www.rigzone.com/

https://constructionjobs.com/

https://www.thebalance.com/job-search-4074003

www.talentzoo.com

http://careers.ieee.org/

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-us/

http://www.efinancialcareers.com/

https://www.salesgravy.com/

https://www.salesjobs.com/

http://www.careervitals.com/

http://www.workinretail.com/

http://www.allretailjobs.com/

https://www.onetonline.org

WOTC - (Work Opportunity Tax Credit)

www.sba.gov

www.womensjoblist.com

http://www.ihireconstruction.com/

https://www.mrc.org

https://www.ihirenursing.com

http://www.careersingrocery.com/

https://www.care.com/

www.spoke.com

http://jobmaps.us/

www.simplyhired.com

www.snagajob.com

www.linkedin.com

www.monster.com

www.careerbuilder.com

www.indeed.com

www.craigslist.org

www.techcareers.com

www.collegegrad.com

www.aftercollege.com

www.computerjobs.com/homepage.aspx

www.computerwork.com

www.dice.com

www.idealist.org/career.html

http://www.net-temps.com/

www.internjobs.com

www.cooljobs.com

www.linkup.com

www.Theladders.com

www.Job.com

www.jobing.com

www.us.jobs

www.classadrivers.com

www.crunchboard.com

www.jobsinlogistics.com

https://www.healthcarejobsite.com/

http://www.rigzone.com/

https://constructionjobs.com/

https://www.thebalance.com/job-search-4074003

www.talentzoo.com

http://careers.ieee.org/

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-us/

http://www.efinancialcareers.com/

https://www.salesgravy.com/

https://www.salesjobs.com/

http://www.careervitals.com/

http://www.workinretail.com/

http://www.allretailjobs.com/

https://www.onetonline.org

www.sba.gov

www.womensjoblist.com

http://www.ihireconstruction.com/

https://www.mrc.org

https://www.ihirenursing.com

http://www.careersingrocery.com/

https://www.care.com/

www.spoke.com

http://jobmaps.us/

www.simplyhired.com

www.snagajob.com

www.linkedin.com

www.monster.com

www.careerbuilder.com

www.indeed.com

www.craigslist.org

www.techcareers.com

www.collegegrad.com

www.aftercollege.com

www.computerjobs.com/homepage.aspx

www.computerwork.com

www.dice.com

www.idealist.org/career.html

http://www.net-temps.com/

www.internjobs.com

www.cooljobs.com

www.linkup.com

www.Theladders.com

www.Job.com

www.jobing.com

www.us.jobs

www.classadrivers.com

www.crunchboard.com

www.jobsinlogistics.com

https://www.healthcarejobsite.com/

http://www.rigzone.com/

https://constructionjobs.com/

https://www.thebalance.com/job-search-4074003

www.talentzoo.com

http://careers.ieee.org/

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-us/

http://www.efinancialcareers.com/

https://www.salesgravy.com/

https://www.salesjobs.com/

http://www.careervitals.com/

http://www.workinretail.com/

http://www.allretailjobs.com/

https://www.onetonline.org

WOTC - (Work Opportunity Tax Credit)

https://www.usajobs.gov/

https://www.careeronestop.org/

Cowlitz Employment Opportunities

http://www.politicaljobhunt.com/

https://bls.gov

https://www.governmentjobs.com/

https://www.dol.gov/

https://www.usajobs.com

www.esd.wa.gov/labormarketinf

www.veterans2work.org/veterans.html

https://www.vets.gov/employment/

http://www.hireveterans.com/

https://www.militaryhire.com/

www.womenforhire.com

www.sba.gov

www.womensjoblist.com

http://www.ihireconstruction.com/

https://www.mrc.org

https://www.ihirenursing.com

http://www.careersingrocery.com/

https://www.care.com/

www.spoke.com

https://www.disabledperson.com/

www.mycnajobs.com/jobs.html

www.careerwomen.com

https://www.washingtonports.org

www.diversity.com

https://www.hospitalcareers.com/

https://www.healthjobsnationwide.com

Nuresfly.com

www.glassdoor.com

http://www.vault.com

htttps://jobdango.com

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

Goodwill Industries

Lower Columbia CAP

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-us/

http://www.efinancialcareers.com/

https://www.salesgravy.com/

https://www.salesjobs.com/

http://www.careervitals.com/

Educational Service District 112

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

AmeriCorps

Ascend Staffing

Express Employment Professionals

Employers Overload

American Workforce Group

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-

www.glassdoor.com

http://www.vault.com

htttps://jobdango.com

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

Goodwill Industries

Lower Columbia CAP

Educational Service District 112

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

AmeriCorps

Ascend Staffing

Express Employment Professionals

Employers Overload

American Workforce Group

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-

Consolidated Veteran Service: Daniel Ledgett

WorkSource Cowlitz / Wahkiakum

305 S Pacific Ave UNIT 101

Kelso, WA 98626

360-578-4248

dledgett@esd.wa.gov

Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 Press 1

Working together to eliminate Veteran Homelessness

www.va.gov/homeless

Returning Veterans Project

https://www.returningveterans.org/

Health & Well-Being

Medical, Dental & Vision Clinics

Community Health Partners (Medical Clinic)

1230 7th Ave., Longview, WA                                       

360-442-4165

503-348-5344

Cowlitz County Health Department

1952 9th Ave., Longview, WA                                       

360-414-5599

Child & Adolescent Clinic

971 11th Ave., Longview, WA                                      

360-577-1771

Community Home Health & Hospice

1035 11th Ave., Longview, WA                                     

360-425-8510

Family Health Centers - (Cowlitz County)

Free Medical & Dental Clinic

784 14th Ave., Longview, WA  360-703-6400

Longview Clinic

1057 12th Ave., Longview, WA                 

Medical: 360-636-3892 | Dental: 360-414-1300

Kelso Clinic 

300 Oak St., Kelso, WA 360-353-5511

Castle Rock Clinic

139 1st Ave. Sw., Castle Rock, WA 360-274-2353

Woodland Clinic

1251 Lewis River Rd., Ste. D Woodland, WA 360-225-4310

Pacific Urgent Care Clinic/Hospital

900 Ocean Beach Hwy #110, Longview, WA              

360-648-8860

Longview Eye & Vision

820 Ocean Beach Hwy #100, Longview, WA

360-636-2020

Woodland Eye & Vision

500 Columbia St., Ste. A, Woodland, WA

360-225-1010

Aspen Dental

740 Ocean Beach Hwy., Ste. F, Longview, WA              

360-846-2231

Arbor Dental

1452 Hudson St., Ste. 200, Longview, WA                        

360-425-9090

Advanced Dental Services: Kleven Chad L DDS

870 11th Ave., Longview, WA                                       

360-425-4900

Renee Sheeler Denture Clinic

205 N Pacific Ave., Kelso, WA                                      

360-575-1667

The Lions Club International 

Do you need help? Lions can help with eyeglasses, hearing aids, wheelchair ramps, and scholarships.

Eye care & Hearing Application for Cowlitz County

Longview  - The St. Rose Parish Center

701 – 26th Ave., Longview, WA

360-578-1095

Kalama

126 N. 2nd St., Kalama, WA 

360-673-2169

Kelso

Presbyt Church-Enter So.side Church St.

betw N.Pac & 3rd Ave.

Castle Rock

Castle Rock Eagles 224 Huntington Avenue

South Castle Rock, WA

Help Lines  & Links to Help 

Washington Recovery Help Line:               

866-789-1511

Financial Services

FDIC: Money Smart - A Financial Education Program

Lower Columbia CAP and the Cowlitz Asset Building Coalition are sponsoring financial education for all adults with the intention of improving and increasing family wealth. These group workshops are filled with open discussions and financial education using the Money Smart training materials from the FDIC (Federal Depository Insurance Corporation).

Money Smart classes are open to the public and no pre-registration is required.

Money Smart also assists with accessing free credit reports. Workshop sessions are held in 8 week cycles and then repeated. The classes can be taken in any order as each is its own topic. Find the current schedule here.

Cowlitz Pud

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Lower Columbia Community Action Council CAP Energy Assistance - Federally funded assistance program that provides money to help low income households to avoid shut off of utility services.

(Appointments are scheduled online) @ www.lowercolumbiacap.org     

Address: 1526 Commerce Ave., Longview, WA 

Phone:     360-425-3430 ext. 231

Need Help Paying Bills?

Website: www.needhelppayingbills.com

MFS Metropolitan Family Service

A Better Way to Borrow

Affordable auto loans for working families in the Portland metropolitan area

WAYS TO WORK

Without reliable transportation for some getting to work can be a challenge and they run the risk of losing their jobs.  The ability to access affordable loans to purchase, repair, or refinance a car can be life-changing for working parents.  As part of the national Ways to Work program, parents are getting on the road when they need it most.

Financial Assistance Contact List

Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS)           Customer Service: 1-877-501-2233          

Toll-Free: 1-800-737-0617              Website: https://www.dshs.wa.gov

Supplemental Security Income - Social Security

Phone: 1-800-772-1213

Financial Medical Assistance

Phone: 1-800-562-3022

 

Project for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness  Phone: 360-423-0452 Ext. 208

Child Care Services

Washington Connection

Statewide Contact Center                                                 

877-501-2233

Child Care Subsidy Program

844-626-8687

Child Care Resource and Referral
4510 NE Prescott St, Portland, OR 97220

253-383-1735

Children & Family Services

(360) 501-2600

Big Brothers & Big Sisters

1526 Commerce Ave, Longview, WA 98632

(360) 636-2765

Youth & Family Link

907 Douglas St, Longview, WA 98632

(360) 423-6741

CLICK HERE to visit the official Facebook page.

Child Care Aware of Washington                                      

800-446-1114

High-quality child care and early learning programs.

Department of Children, Youth, & Families (DCYF)

Kelso DCFS
711 Vine, Suite 2
Kelso, WA 98626

(360) 501-2601 | (After Hours): 1-800-562-5624 

Early Achievers
1-866-922-7629 
Merit Program
1-866-482-4325 - option # 5

LCC's Child Care Center Headstart Program 

Free program - serves pregnant women, infants & toddlers through weekly home visits. Promotes healthy prenatal care, healthy attachments and development for children from the earliest stage.

Cowlitz Indian Tribe Child Care & Development Program 

360-353-9528

 

Progress Center
 

1600 3rd Ave., Longview, WA                                                  

 

360-425-9810

Leadership and Learning

Longview Public Schools

2715 Lilac St., Longview, WA                                                    

360-575-7019
                                                                                  

A Child's Place Behavioral Health Services

600 Broadway St., Longview, WA                                           

360-414-2236

 

St. Philips Preschool

430 Bozarth St., Woodland, WA                                                

360-225-8308

WCC - Child Development Center

600 Bozarth Ave., Woodland, WA                                              

360-225-1113

 

Woodland - Educational Opportunities for Children & Families
600 Bozarth Ave., at 5th, Woodland, WA                                   

360-841-8363

Children’s Community Resources
Assisting with children who have been impacted by major illness or accident. Some of the programs include financial aid, classes, and resource development.

For more information, contact them at (360) 577-1771.

Located in Longview, WA. 

For Child Care Providers

ESD112 - Early Achievers

Early Achievers, Washington’s high quality early learning by bringing families, early learning professionals, and resources together to support each child. (QRIS system)

 

Report Child Abuse and Neglect 

Report abuse, neglect, unlicensed child care and child care concerns.

1-866-363-4276

Division of Child Support​

Child Care Centers

Scribbles-N-Giggles

Castle Rock Child Care Center

2221 Spirit Lake Hwy., Castle Rock, WA

360-274-8977

Debbie's Little People Day Care

Longview WA Child Care Center

466 29th Ave., Longview, WA

Faith Family Christian Center

Longview WA Child Care Center

2203 38th Ave., Longview, WA                            

360-425-2440

First United Methodist Day Care

Kelso WA Child Care Center

206 Cowlitz Way, Kelso, WA                               

360-423-8751

Kelso Christian Academy

Kelso WA Child Care Center

403 Academy St., Kelso, WA                               

360-423-8740

Kinderland, Inc.

Longview WA Child Care Center

1157 Commerce Ave., Longview, WA                  

360-575-1234

Woodland WA Child Care Center

1912 Belmont Loop, Woodland, WA                   

360-225-1800

The Promiseland Daycare and Learning Center
Woodland WA Child Care Center

101 Hillshire Dr., Woodland, WA                            360-225-6899

Youth Services

Division of Child Support​

Child Care Centers

Scribbles-N-Giggles

Castle Rock Child Care Center

2221 Spirit Lake Hwy., Castle Rock, WA

360-274-8977

Debbie's Little People Day Care

Longview WA Child Care Center

466 29th Ave., Longview, WA

Faith Family Christian Center

Longview WA Child Care Center

2203 38th Ave., Longview, WA                            

360-425-2440

First United Methodist Day Care

Kelso WA Child Care Center

206 Cowlitz Way, Kelso, WA                               

360-423-8751

Kelso Christian Academy

Kelso WA Child Care Center

403 Academy St., Kelso, WA                               

360-423-8740

Kinderland, Inc.

Longview WA Child Care Center

1157 Commerce Ave., Longview, WA                  

360-575-1234

Woodland WA Child Care Center

1912 Belmont Loop, Woodland, WA                   

360-225-1800

The Promiseland Daycare and Learning Center

Woodland WA Child Care Center

101 Hillshire Dr., Woodland, WA                            360-225-6899

Youth & Family Link

Promoting positive life changes for children and families with FREE after school activities and community recreation, teen mentoring, outreach and engagement and other programs.

Family, Youth & System Partner Round Table

Provides a forum for families, youth, systems, and communities to strengthen sustainable resources by providing community-based approaches to address the individual behavioral health needs of children, youth and families. 

 

Big Brother/ Big Sister

Matching kids with a "role model" who shares similar activities, hobbies as them so kids who lack positive peer support have someone to confide and enjoy activities with, even assisting them with homework and much more.

Janus Youth Program (Street Outreach)

Establishing relationships with homeless youth, connecting them to appropriate services available in the county. They help them with employment, ID cards, clothing, alternative education and keeping on track in school.

Youth Center

Provides more than just juvenile detention and court, they offer individual and family counseling, Youth at Risk, Truancy, along with other community resources for youth and their families.

Youth.gov

Provides information and resources for homeless and runaway youths.

R.A.LONG High School Project (under development)

Teen Mentor Program

The Teen Mentor Program (TMP) pairs local high school students with elementary and middle school students in positive support system. A structured avenue for teens to develop their mentoring talents and skills through friendships with younger children who may need additional emotional support.

Open Doors Program

The Open Doors Program provides students ages 16-21 with the opportunity to enhance personal skills in a variety of academic areas. The program works closely with students to ensure academic goals are being met, as well as assisting with career and college readiness skills. 

Next 

Next is a community-wide initiative developed by and comprised of numerous entities working together. With Workforce Southwest Washington at the helm and more than 15 community partners and businesses supporting its success, the future is limitless. Next provides a safe space for young adults ages 16-24. They provide various services that enable youth to have the tools to have success in their education, career, and personal lives.

Job Corp

Job Corps is the largest free residential education and job training program for young adults ages 16 - 24. They connect youth with the skills and education they need to get the career they want.

Building Youth

"MENTORING YOUTH TO BUILD GODLY CHARACTER THROUGH CONSTRUCTION TRAINING"

Youth Employment Opportunities

 

Job Corp

Job Corps is the largest free residential education and job training program for young adults ages 16 - 24. They connect youth with the skills and education they need to get the career they want.

Financial Counseling

Supplemental Security Income - Social Security

Phone: 1-800-772-1213

Child Support Enforcement

 Website: https://www.co.cowlitz.wa.us/774/Child-Support-Division

Quest Academy

 

Youth Workforce programs:

Goodwill Youth Adult Program

Connect 2 Careers

 

Reach K-12 Program

Independence for Washington State Foster Youth 

Alcohol and Drug Treatment

Alcohol and Drug Treatment

WA State Quit Line

Alcohol and Drug Help Line                       

 

Drug Abuse Prevention Center

Alcoholics Anonymous                                 

 

Narcotics Anonymous

 

SW Washington Safe Haven

Counseling & Behavioral Centers 

 

Columbia Wellness

 

Emergency Support Shelter

 

Woman’s Health Pavilion – PeaceHealth

 

WIC & First Steps

 

Postpartum Support                                 

 

PeaceHealth Behavioral Center

Pediatrics-PeaceHealth

 

Nurse-Family Partnership 

Referral Form Print and Apply!

 

Counseling Services & Associates

 

Riverview Psychiatric & Counseling

 

Great Rivers Behavioral Health & Partners

 

Cowlitz Indian Tribe - Vocational Prog

Cowlitz Indian Tribe - Pathway to healing (sexual assault program)

 

Lay Counseling Services

 

WA Children's Health Insurance(CHIP)   

Start Talking Now

Health Insurance, Prescription Coverage & Medical Coupons 

Health Care Authority                                 

 

Washington Health Plan Finder

Apply for Health Insurance                         

 

WPDP - Prescription Discount Card
WPDP Enrollment form                                                 

                                                                         

Websites to Print Medical Coupons 

Addiction Prevention,Treatment & Support 

NAMI Family Support Group

AWAKENINGS

Core Health

DAPC (Drug Alcohol Prevention Center)

               

Pathways 2020

 

Phoenix House

Providence Addiction Recovery Center

Kelso Treatment Solutions

SW Washington Safe Haven

1414 CLUB

Starting Point

Cowlitz County Syringe Exchange Program

St John Medical Center Outpatient Therapies

Cowlitz Substance Abuse Coalition

Lifelong

 

Evergreen Wellness Advocates                           

Prevent CoalitionEducational Service District 112

Ex-Offenders

 

Click Here to watch THIS VIDEO and Get Started

Click Here for Job Search Guide for Job Seekers with a Criminal Record - Washington Law Help

 

NW Justice Project Center 

Fidelity Bonding Program (Click for Guidebook)

To start the bonding process:

Please Read:  

  • Washington State Bonding Program

  • Question and Answer

  • Bonding FAQ

Print and Fill out:

Certificate of Restoration of Opportunity (CROP)

National HIRE Network

Providing state resources and assistance. 

Transitioning Offenders Program

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) 

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a Federal tax credit available to employers for hiring individuals from certain target groups who have consistently faced significant barriers to employment.

 

What's New

Veteran Services

Veterans of the United States armed forces may be eligible for a broad range of programs and services provided by the VA. Eligibility for most VA benefits is based upon discharge from active military service under other than dishonorable conditions, and certain benefits require service during wartime. If new to the VA, the Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors booklet will help get a vet started.

WorkSource Vet Services 

Department of Veterans Affairs

For more listings of departments to call within the Department of Veteran Affairs please click here > Toll-Free Contact list for numbers contact.

Outreach

 

Education Program for Veterans 

NAMI Homefront.

V.I.P Veterans Innovations Program

 

Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record (VLER)

VetCorps

Obtain Military Personnel Records

Helmets to Hardhats 

Veterans & Pleura Mesothelioma

Read More Here

Veteran Service Center

CLICK HERE to visit the official Facebook page.

VFW - Longview, WA (Post 1045)

CLICK HERE to visit the official Facebook page.

VFW -Kalama, WA

CLICK HERE to visit the official web page.

Veterans Transitional Housing

 

Cowlitz Veterans Resource Center - C.V.R.C

CLICK HERE to visit the official web page.

Veterans Relief Assistance

Seniors

Community Centers 

 

Longview Senior Center

Phone: 360-636-0210

Address: 1111 Commerce Ave., Longview, WA

Castle Rock Senior Center

Phone: 360-274-7502

Address: 222 2nd Ave. Sw., Castle Rock, WA

Kelso Senior Center

Phone: 360-232-8522

Address: 106 8th Ave. Nw., Kelso, WA

Ryderwood Community Center

Address: 315 Jackson St., Ryderwood, WA

Phone: 360-295-3302

Hot Meal Sites for Seniors

(Call for Reservations) : 360-425-3430 Ext. 259

Monday

Kelso - Grounds for Opportunity      

413 S. Pacific - 11:30pm - 1:00pm          

 

Kalama - United Methodist Church   

191 Cloverdale Rd., Kalama, WA     

11:00am – 2:00pm     

        

Tuesday

Kelso - Grounds for Opportunity

413 S. Pacific - 11:30pm - 1:00pm

Ryderwood Community Center

305 Jackson St., Ryderwood, WA

Wednesday 

Lexington - 7th Day Adventist Church

Castle Rock Senior Center 2nd & A. St.

Thursday 

Cathlamet Congregational Church

3rd & Maple St., Cathlamet, WA

 

Roseburg Community Hall - Altoona Rd.

 

Kalama - United Methodist Church   

191 Cloverdale Rd., Kalama, WA     

 

Friday

Woodland - St. Phillips Catholic Church 

703 3rd St. - Noon

 

Monday - Friday

Longview, WA - Salvation Army

1639 10th Ave.  Longview, WA

Lunches: 11:45a - 12:45pm

Senior Services

 

Longview Senior Center

CLICK HERE to visit the official Facebook page.

Address: 1111 Commerce Ave, Longview, WA 98632

Phone: (360) 636-0210

 

Castle Rock Senior Center

Address: 222 2ns Avenue SW

98611 Castle Rock , WA

Phone: 360.274.7502

Kelso Senior Center

CLICK HERE to visit the official Facebook page.

Address: 106 8th Ave NW, Kelso, WA 98626

Phone(360) 232-8522

 

Meals on Wheels (Lower Columbia CAP)

Eligibility is dependent on income.

Address: 1526 Commerce Ave, Longview, WA 98632

Phone(360) 425-3430

 

CAP Senior Services

Provides a variety of services to area seniors, including energy assistance, food, meals, and transportation.

Address: 1526 Commerce Ave, Longview, WA 98632

Phone(360) 425-3430

Volunteer Chore Services

Committed to helping elders and adults with disabilities remain independent in their own homes through a network of caring community members.

Address: 676 26th Avenue 98626 Longview, WA

Phone: (360) 577-2200

R.U.O.K. (Are You Okay?)

Daily check in service by telephone for individuals that live alone and have medical issues putting them at risk. A staff member will contact you or your loved one on a daily basis at an agreed upon time to assure that all things are going well for the day.

Phone: (360)-425-3430 ext. 240 or 259

 

RSVP/Volunteer Service/Referral

RSVP in Cowlitz and Wahkiakum Counties.

Address: 1526 Commerce Avenue, Longview, WA 98632

Senior Corps - Americans age 55+ who use their experience and wisdom to volunteer and make a difference in their communities.       

Learn More about Senior Corps.

Helplines

Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline

Telecommunication Relay 711

Websites

Helpful Seniors Resource
Top in homecare services

Governor's Committee on Disability Issues and Employment (GCDE) resources

We act as a resource for the public in addressing disability-related issues. Here is a list of helpful and informative disability-related websites we recommend:

 

Office of Fraud and Accountability

Need to report Welfare Fraud in Washington State?

Washington State Welfare Fraud Hotline: 1-800-562-6906

DSHS - Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA)

711 Vine St., Kelso, WA                                                      

360-501-2520

DSHS - Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR)

711 Vine St. # 1, Kelso, WA                                               

360-501-2499 

DSHS - Tribal Vocational Rehabilitation Programs

1055 9th Ave., Longview, WA                                             

360-575-6220

360-577-5690

Progress Center (child development)

1600 3rd Ave., Longview, WA                                           

360-425-9810
 

SL Start: Developmental Disabilities Support Services

207 N. 4th Ave., Annex Ste. 100, Kelso, WA                   

360-577-5717

Washington State Department of Services for the Blind

2214 East 13th St., Ste. 208, Vancouver, WA                 

360-696-6238

800-552-7103

                                                                                  

Disability Rights Washington

Washington Protection & Advocacy System             

800-562-2702

Developmental Disability Services

Coordinates county and state funding for local agencies to provide services for Adult Employment and Day Programs, including Child Development services for ages birth to three.             

Address: 711 Vine St, Kelso, WA 98626

Phone(360) 501-2520

 

Life Works

A resource to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families so that they can live, learn, and grow in their community; experiencing dignity, respect, and fulfillment.

CLICK HERE to visit the official Facebook page.

Address: 906 New York St, Longview, WA 98632

Phone(360) 577-9093

Legal Aid 

Legal Services

NW JUSTICE LEGAL CLINICS

Print legal documents for free.

https://www.washingtonlawhelp.org/

CLEAR Hotline | Northwest Justice Project

  

 

Washington State Courts                               

                                                                                            

Vinelink - Victims Rights to Know

Disqualifying Crimes - Background Checks Requirements

Northwest Justice Project

Legal Assistance​

CASA

Court Facilitator (Family Law)

Cowlitz County Prosecutor   

Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Legal Aid

Unlawful Employment Discrimination
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
 
https://www.eeoc.gov/ 
 
Links: 
Human Rights Commission
https://www.hum.wa.gov/
Links:

 

Crime Victims

Crime Victim Resource Guide

Children's Justice & Advocacy Center of Cowlitz County

Child Protective Services | DSHS         

 

Crime Victim Advocacy Program/Emergency Support Shelter

Emergency Support Shelter                        

Social Security Administration

Apply for Retirement Benefits in Longview, WA

Apply for Disability in Longview, WA – SSDI in Longview, WA

 

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in Longview, WA

Obtain a Social Security Card in Longview, WA

Request a Replacement Social Security Card in Longview, WA

To access or apply online on the Social Security website go to www.ssa.gov 

LONGVIEW, WA Social Security Office

Ethnic & Minority Information

GOIA | Governor's Office of Indian Affairs (GOIA)

Cowlitz Indian Tribe

Ethnic Support Council

Cowlitz Indian Tribe - Vocational Prog

Cowlitz Indian Tribe - Pathway to healing

Community Libraries

Longview Public Library

Directions to the Longview Public Library

By Bus

River Cities Transit Bus #33 stops between the Library and the Lower Columbia College at 6 minutes after every hour. For more information about the bus schedule 

please call: 360.442.5663.

Library Calendar of Events!

Kelso Public Library

Library Contact Information

Phone: (360) 423-8110

Located in the Three Rivers Mall

351 Three Rivers Drive

Suite 1263
Kelso, WA 98626

Hours

Monday - Friday: 10 am - 8 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm
Sundays and Holidays: Closed

Library Calendar of Events!

Kalama Public Library

Library Contact Information

Phone: 360-673-4568 Fax: 360-673-456

312 North 1st
P.O. Box 576
Kalama, WA 98625

Hours

Mon - Fri
Noon to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday
10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Library Calendar of Events!

Castle Rock Public Library 

Library Contact Information

For more information see: Directory of Library Services listing at www.secstate.wa.gov/library

Woodland Community Library

Library Contact Information

Phone:360-906-4830

770 Park Street
Woodland, WA 98674

Hours
Mon - Tues 10-6 
Wed 10-8 
Thu - Fri 10-6 
Library Calendar of Events!

Homeless Services

Workshops

Links Alphabetize

Apply for Retirement Benefits in Longview

Apply for Disability in Longview, WA – SSDI in Longview

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in Longview

Obtain a Social Security Card in Longview

Request a Replacement Social Security Card in Longview

www.sba.gov

www.womensjoblist.com

http://www.ihireconstruction.com/

https://www.mrc.org

https://www.ihirenursing.com

http://www.careersingrocery.com/

https://www.care.com/

www.spoke.com

http://jobmaps.us/

www.simplyhired.com

www.snagajob.com

www.linkedin.com

www.monster.com

www.careerbuilder.com

www.indeed.com

www.craigslist.org

www.techcareers.com

www.collegegrad.com

www.aftercollege.com

www.computerjobs.com/homepage.aspx

www.computerwork.com

www.dice.com

www.idealist.org/career.html

http://www.net-temps.com/

www.internjobs.com

www.cooljobs.com

www.linkup.com

www.Theladders.com

www.Job.com

www.jobing.com

www.us.jobs

www.classadrivers.com

www.crunchboard.com

www.jobsinlogistics.com

https://www.healthcarejobsite.com/

http://www.rigzone.com/

https://constructionjobs.com/

https://www.thebalance.com/job-search-4074003

www.talentzoo.com

http://careers.ieee.org/

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-us/

http://www.efinancialcareers.com/

https://www.salesgravy.com/

https://www.salesjobs.com/

http://www.careervitals.com/

http://www.workinretail.com/

http://www.allretailjobs.com/

https://www.onetonline.org

WOTC - (Work Opportunity Tax Credit)

www.sba.gov

www.womensjoblist.com

http://www.ihireconstruction.com/

https://www.mrc.org

https://www.ihirenursing.com

http://www.careersingrocery.com/

https://www.care.com/

www.spoke.com

http://jobmaps.us/

www.simplyhired.com

www.snagajob.com

www.linkedin.com

www.monster.com

www.careerbuilder.com

www.indeed.com

www.craigslist.org

www.techcareers.com

www.collegegrad.com

www.aftercollege.com

www.computerjobs.com/homepage.aspx

www.computerwork.com

www.dice.com

www.idealist.org/career.html

http://www.net-temps.com/

www.internjobs.com

www.cooljobs.com

www.linkup.com

www.Theladders.com

www.Job.com

www.jobing.com

www.us.jobs

www.classadrivers.com

www.crunchboard.com

www.jobsinlogistics.com

https://www.healthcarejobsite.com/

http://www.rigzone.com/

https://constructionjobs.com/

https://www.thebalance.com/job-search-4074003

www.talentzoo.com

http://careers.ieee.org/

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-us/

http://www.efinancialcareers.com/

https://www.salesgravy.com/

https://www.salesjobs.com/

http://www.careervitals.com/

http://www.workinretail.com/

http://www.allretailjobs.com/

https://www.onetonline.org

WOTC - (Work Opportunity Tax Credit)

www.sba.gov

www.womensjoblist.com

http://www.ihireconstruction.com/

https://www.mrc.org

https://www.ihirenursing.com

http://www.careersingrocery.com/

https://www.care.com/

www.spoke.com

http://jobmaps.us/

www.simplyhired.com

www.snagajob.com

www.linkedin.com

www.monster.com

www.careerbuilder.com

www.indeed.com

www.craigslist.org

www.techcareers.com

www.collegegrad.com

www.aftercollege.com

www.computerjobs.com/homepage.aspx

www.computerwork.com

www.dice.com

www.idealist.org/career.html

http://www.net-temps.com/

www.internjobs.com

www.cooljobs.com

www.linkup.com

www.Theladders.com

www.Job.com

www.jobing.com

www.us.jobs

www.classadrivers.com

www.crunchboard.com

www.jobsinlogistics.com

https://www.healthcarejobsite.com/

http://www.rigzone.com/

https://constructionjobs.com/

https://www.thebalance.com/job-search-4074003

www.talentzoo.com

http://careers.ieee.org/

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-us/

http://www.efinancialcareers.com/

https://www.salesgravy.com/

https://www.salesjobs.com/

http://www.careervitals.com/

http://www.workinretail.com/

http://www.allretailjobs.com/

https://www.onetonline.org

WOTC - (Work Opportunity Tax Credit)

Alphabetize

https://www.usajobs.gov/

https://www.careeronestop.org/

Cowlitz Employment Opportunities

http://www.politicaljobhunt.com/

https://bls.gov

https://www.governmentjobs.com/

https://www.dol.gov/

https://www.usajobs.com

www.esd.wa.gov/labormarketinfo

www.veterans2work.org/veterans.html

https://www.vets.gov/employment/

http://www.hireveterans.com/

https://www.militaryhire.com/

www.womenforhire.com

www.sba.gov

www.womensjoblist.com

http://www.ihireconstruction.com/

https://www.mrc.org

https://www.ihirenursing.com

http://www.careersingrocery.com/

https://www.care.com/

www.spoke.com

https://www.disabledperson.com/

www.mycnajobs.com/jobs.html

www.careerwomen.com

https://www.washingtonports.org

www.diversity.com

https://www.hospitalcareers.com/

https://www.healthjobsnationwide.com

Nuresfly.com

Miscellaneous

www.glassdoor.com

http://www.vault.com

htttps://jobdango.com

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

Goodwill Industries

Lower Columbia CAP

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-us/

http://www.efinancialcareers.com/

https://www.salesgravy.com/

https://www.salesjobs.com/

http://www.careervitals.com/

Educational Service District 112

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

AmeriCorps

Ascend Staffing

Express Employment Professionals

Employers Overload

American Workforce Group

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-

www.glassdoor.com

http://www.vault.com

htttps://jobdango.com

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

Goodwill Industries

Lower Columbia CAP

Educational Service District 112

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

AmeriCorps

Ascend Staffing

Express Employment Professionals

Employers Overload

American Workforce Group

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-

Categorize

https://www.usajobs.gov/

https://www.careeronestop.org/

Cowlitz Employment Opportunities

http://www.politicaljobhunt.com/

https://bls.gov

https://www.governmentjobs.com/

https://www.dol.gov/

https://www.usajobs.com

www.esd.wa.gov/labormarketinfo

www.veterans2work.org/veterans.html

https://www.vets.gov/employment/

http://www.hireveterans.com/

https://www.militaryhire.com/

www.womenforhire.com

www.sba.gov

www.womensjoblist.com

http://www.ihireconstruction.com/

https://www.mrc.org

https://www.ihirenursing.com

http://www.careersingrocery.com/

https://www.care.com/

www.spoke.com

https://www.disabledperson.com/

www.mycnajobs.com/jobs.html

www.careerwomen.com

https://www.washingtonports.org

www.diversity.com

https://www.hospitalcareers.com/

https://www.healthjobsnationwide.com

Nuresfly.com

Miscellaneous II

www.glassdoor.com

http://www.vault.com

htttps://jobdango.com

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

Goodwill Industries

Lower Columbia CAP

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

http://www.jobsonthemenu.com/en-us/

http://www.efinancialcareers.com/

https://www.salesgravy.com/

https://www.salesjobs.com/

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Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

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WorkSourceWA

Goodwill Industries

Lower Columbia CAP

Educational Service District 112

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

AmeriCorps

Ascend Staffing

Express Employment Professionals

Employers Overload

American Workforce Group

www.refdesk.com/paper.html

http://www.gettinghired.com/

Market Yourself

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/

https://www.coolworks.com

https://www.acsi.org

https://mrinetwork.com

https://www.gcflearnfree.org

https://www.learntyping.org

WorkSourceWA

www.venturebeat.com

http://findjobs.mashable.com/

http://www.careerarc.com/job-seeker

http://www.internships.com/

http://www.creativehotlist.com/

https://weworkremotely.com/

https://www.jobsinsports.com/

https://www.flexjobs.com/

https://www.idealist.org/en/?type=ALL

https://www.bridgespan.org/jobs

http://lawjobs.com/

https://therestaurantzone.com/

http://www.careersinfood.com/

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