PUBLIC BENEFITS LEGAL CLINIC
WHEN: Monday, December 5, 2016, 10am – 12pm
WHERE: Compass Housing Alliance lobby, 77 S Washington St, Seattle, WA 98104
WHAT: Legal advocates from Seattle Community Law Center & Solid Ground are available to answer questions and assist with applications and appeals for state public benefits and/or federal Social Security benefits.
- Social Security Disability
- Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
- Medical Care Services
- Working Connections Child Care
QUESTIONS? Contact Seattle Community Law Center, 206.686.7252 or Solid Ground Intake Line, 206.694.6742
2016 HOUSING FORUM
WHEN: Thursday, December 8, 2016, 6 – 7:30pm
WHERE: Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101
WHAT: The City’s new plan to address homelessness focuses on Rapid Rehousing (RRH), rent subsidies that get people housed quickly but only last a few months. Can Rapid Rehousing lead toward long-term stability in a market with skyrocketing housing costs? How do we address root causes of housing instability? Join Solid Ground and a panel of community experts to investigate! Moderated by Liz Jones, KUOW.
QUESTIONS? Contact Maggie Karl, 206.694.6857 or email@example.com
FREE YOUTH ACTIVITIES
WHEN: Various dates throughout December
WHERE: Street Youth Ministries Drop-In Center, 4540 15th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105
WHAT: Join fellow youth ages 13-26 for free activities throughout the week in the month of December. The outings vary from rock climbing to cooking classes to a trip to see Zoo Lights! Participation is through signup, which can be found at the Street Youth Ministries Drop-In Center.
QUESTIONS? Contact Emily Bunch, 206.524.7301 ext.116 or 360.224.9153
HEALTHCARE OPEN ENROLLMENT ASSISTANCE
WHEN: Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 10:30am – 1:30pm
WHERE: Airport Jobs Office, SeaTac Airport, Mezzanine Level, Room 6626, 17801 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98158
WHAT: The Within Reach program will have certified healthcare navigators at the SeaTac Airport Jobs office to answer questions and assist with open enrollment in Washington State’s Health Exchange. They will also assist individuals in determining eligibility for reduced fare Orca cards. Assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
YOUTH MEDIA’S INTRO TO RADIO JOURNALISM
WHEN: Tuesday, January 10, 2017 – Thursday, April 27, 2016
WHERE: New Holly, 3815 S Othello St, Seattle, WA 98118
WHAT: The RadioActive 2017 After-School Workshop is a fun, challenging hands-on workshop for youth where you’ll learn about journalism, audio recording, editing, interviewing and so much more! Open to ages 16 – 18. No experience necessary. Receive a $600 stipend after successful completion of the program. Applications due by 11:59pm on Friday, December 2, 2016.
FOR MORE INFO: Email Lila Kitaeff, firstname.lastname@example.org or 206.228.0149
FREE SCREENING OF ‘PARIS IS BURNING’
WHEN: Friday, December 2, 2016, 4 – 5:30pm
WHERE: Seattle Public Library, University Branch, Library Meeting Room, 5009 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
WHAT: Join The Seattle Public Library and Seattle Non-binary Collective for a free screening of “Paris Is Burning.” This documentary from 1991 reveals the community of New York’s minority drag queens who cross dress as women and invented the dance style of “voguing,” imitating the fashion poses on the covers of the magazine Vogue.
WHAT’S NEXT FOR HEALTHCARE FORUM
WHEN: Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 11:30am – 1pm
WHERE: Seattle Asian Art Museum, Alvord Board Room, 1400 E Prospect St, Seattle, WA 98112
WHAT: Now that the elections have wrapped up, join an open forum to discuss “What’s next for healthcare in Washington state?”. Come learn and discuss what polls show are key healthcare concerns and about upcoming public policy. Parking is free. Lunch will be provided. RSVP required.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Sheila Stickel, email@example.com
TO RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org
FARE START OPEN ORIENTATION
WHEN: Every Tuesday, 9:30am
WHERE: FareStart, 700 Virginia St, Seattle, WA 98101
WHAT: FareStart is a free culinary training program for adults providing 16 weeks of hands on training for working in professional kitchens. No referral or appointment needed. New students enrolled every week!
TO LEARN MORE: Contact FareStart Outreach, Enroll@FareStart.org or 206.267.6218