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King County Department of Community and Human Services - Veterans Program

Employment

1st Floor, 2106 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, 98121

Distance: 1664 Miles

(206) 477-8282

Website

http://kingcounty.gov/depts/community-human-services/veterans.aspx

Contact Hours: M-F, 8:30am-noon and 1-4:30pm. New clients and clients who have not been seen for at least six months: M W Th, 8:30-11:30am; Tu 1-3pm.

Travel Information: Co-located with the Washington State Department of Veteran's Affairs and the DSHS Belltown Community Service Office. Two blocks north of Westlake Center. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/ for public transit information.

Service Details

Service Description

Assists veterans with career development, resume assistance, job search, job placement and retention services.
Social workers will help veterans access community employment services when appropriate.
Employment-related financial services may also be available, such as helping to procure
- ID
- Tools
- Voicemail account
- Clothing
- Bus tickets (to interview and to job after hire)
- Haircut.


Features

  • Days of the Week
    • Friday 
    • Monday 
    • Thursday 
    • Tuesday 
    • Wednesday 
  • Focus Populations
    • Veterans 
    • Veterans - Doesn't Have Honorable Discharge 

Eligibility

Veterans, service members and their legal dependents living in King County.
Veterans must have served on active duty with an honorable or general discharge, other than honorable or uncharacterized.
National Guard and Reservist must have completed a six or eight year obligation with an honorable or general discharge, other than honorable or uncharacterized.


Application Instructions

New clients and clients who have not been seen for at least six months must visit in person for intake.
Applications for assistance are due half an hour before intake closes.
Those living in South King County should call the Tukwila office.
All others should call the Seattle office.


Documents Required:
- Certificate of discharge or documentation of current activation, such as DD214 or statement of service
- Pay stubs for last 30 days, if applicable
- Documentation of current benefits including food stamps, SSI/SSDI or VA Disability.


Fees

None.


Business Hours

Office: M-F, 8:30am-4:30pm.
New clients and clients who have not been seen for at least six months: M W Th, 8:30-11:30am; Tu 1-3pm.


Area Served

King County.


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (206) 477-8282

Last Update

9/26/2018

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