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  • 345 S 312th St, Federal Way, WA 98003

Emergency Assistance

Agency: Federal Way Community Caregiving Network

345 S 312th St
Federal Way, WA, 98003 Map
Hours: Walk in only. Tu F, 10-11am.

Service Description

Provides partial emergency rent and move-in assistance.
Distributes emergency no-cook food bags when available.
Provides limited (two per session) gasoline vouchers.
Provides limited (three per session) bus tickets, when available.
Offers information and referral to other community resources.
Provides limited emergency motel vouchers for families with children or occasionally for adults with extenuating medical conditions. When available, vouchers are for one or two nights only.


Days of the Week: Friday; Tuesday
Disabilities and Health Conditions: General Disabilities
Languages other than English: Spanish


Residents of the Federal Way School District and Northeast Tacoma.
Motel vouchers, when available, can be provided to any homeless families who walk in during application hours, though vouchers are for motels in the Federal Way School District area only.
Client/household may be assisted once in a 24-month period. After the second time a client is assisted, they may not be assisted again for four years.
May limit number of new households who can be helped at each session.

Application Instructions

Walk in only.
Call (253) 661-0505 for recorded updates regarding motel voucher availability.
Do NOT go to the church office or call the church office.
Emergency Services is located in a portable building on west side of the Church of the Good Shepherd.
Assistance is only available during walk in hours.

Documents Required for Rent Assistance:
- Photo ID or Social Security card
- Proof of address
- Rental agreement OR lease OR eviction notice

Documents Required for Motel Vouchers:
- Photo ID for all adults
- Children's ID is required if child is not present at screening



Business Hours

Emergency Assistance: Tu F, 10-11am. Community Meal: Sa, 1:30-2:30pm.

Area Served

Emergency assistance: Federal Way School District, which includes parts of ZIP codes 98001, 98003, 98023, 98032, 98198 and Northeast Tacoma ZIP code 98422. Motel Vouchers, when available: Any homeless families with children that can come to the church during walk-in service hours; participating motels are in the Federal Way area. No geographic restrictions for other services.


Telephones: types, numbers and hours
Main (253) 661 - 0505

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