Medicaid to Cover Hearing Aids

The Washington State Legislature passed ESSB 5179 that requires Apple Health (Medicaid) to cover hearing instruments (hearing aids) when medically necessary. Under the legislation, clients 21 and older who meet specific hearing loss criteria may be eligible for the following:…

Thanksgiving Meal Programs On a Map

King County 211 has been collecting information about Thanksgiving Meals happening around the county, and we have loaded that information into a map for easier viewing: Thanksgiving Meals 2018 Click on the site icons for additional information about the meal…

Resource for Affordable Housing Developers

The Foundational Community Supports (FCS) program and the Corporation for Supportive Housing published a new resource last month to introduce FCS services to affordable housing developers. One of the primary barriers to building new, brick-and-mortar, Permanent Supportive Housing is a…

Money Mechanics Classes

The YWCA will be offering series of free financial education classes this November in Seattle. Classes will be four sessions, November 6th through November 26th, every Tuesday from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Food and child care will be provided…