Community Action Center of Whitman County
HEN (Housing and Essential Needs)
350 SE Fairmont Rd, Suite 1, Pullman, WA, 99163
Contact Hours: M-F, 8am-noon, 1-4:30pm.
Helps to establish and/or maintain stable and affordable housing for those clients receiving Medical Care Services (MCS).
Funding allows the client to receive rent and utility assistance for the duration of eligibility as determined by the DSHS BVS print-out.
A client may receive essential needs, and eligibility is based upon receiving medical assistance through DSHS, as verified by BVS and is based on need.
Essential Needs will be goods only, no cash or vouchers will be provided. Accept referrals from DSHS, or walk-in with Medical Care Services (MCS) documentation
Days of the Week
Applicants must be deemed eligible through the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS), must qualify as homeless or at-risk of homelessness and meet income guidelines set by DSHS.
Applicants can not be receiving cash from any other government program (SSI, SSDI, ABD, TANF, unemployment, etc.).
Criteria to qualify as a being at substantial risk of homelessness may include having:
- Pay or vacate notice
- Eviction notice
- Utility shut-off notice
- Late payment notice
- Certification of potential eviction
- Certification of rental obligation
Call DSHS to apply for HEN or for more specific eligibility information.
Call BFCAC for general questions about HEN or to access HEN services once enrolled.
M-F, 8am-noon, 1-4:30pm.
|Toll Free||(800) 482-3991|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
The following services may be helpful:
HEN - Housing and Essential Needs, 1139 Larson Blvd, Moses Lake, WA, 98837
(509) 762-5541 Website
HEN - Housing and Essential Needs, 683 Rock Creek Dr, Stevenson, WA, 98648
HEN - Housing and Essential Needs, 602 E Yakima Ave, Yakima, WA, 98901
(509) 249-6232 Website