Community Resources for Support

Community Resources

There are many resources and programs available throughout the city and County that provide support services.

Visit or call 211 for more resources.

Public Safety

*** In the case of an emergency, please call 911. ***

City of Tacoma Fire Department: general information line: (253) 591-5740

City of Tacoma Police Department: telephone reporting: (253) 798-4721

COVID 19 Resources


Washington State's Department of Social and Health Services: Customer Service 877-501-2233 

Child Care

Help Me Grow Pierce County

New Diaper Resources

Comprehensive guide to affordable childcare through 

Employment / Training

Employment Security Division Information

Tacoma Community House

Goodwill Olympics & Rainier Region

Financial Planning

Sound Outreach
Free Tax Filing Tool


H.R 6314 Emergency rental assistance

Tacoma Housing Authority

Pierce County Housing Authority

Expenses Support

Assistance With Energy Bill - Pierce County

Tacoma Public Utility Payment Assistance

Puget Sound Energy Assistance

LIHEP Program guidance

Rapid Response Funding

Veterans Assistance

Financial resources from the State of WA

Goodwill Olympics & Rainier Region compiled this list of resources for grants and funding opportunities around Western Washington Region

Tacoma Mutual Aid Collective

 Washington Department of Financial Institutions: Homeownership/Mortgage support

 Comcast for low income

Food Distribution

Emergency Food Network: Interactive Maps

Tacoma Public Schools bus meal delivery map/schedule

Operating food banks in Pierce County

Food Bank Finder

Pierce County Food Delivery Program

Most current info from the USDA

Learn more about SNAP

Food Backpacks for Kids and on Facebook