Human Services

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The City of Issaquah plays a supportive role in providing for the community’s human service needs by working with local and regional agencies to establish programs and facilities aimed at enhancing personal and community living.

The City also provides human service grants to a variety of agencies that support our community.

The City strives to be a healthy community where every person is considered essential, and where meeting basic human needs is considered a shared responsibility.

Do you need help?

  1. Free Job Preparation Program

    Registration for winter quarter opens on Nov. 14 and closes on Jan. 4. Read on...
  2. Request for Proposals: Emergency Housing Program Pilot

    The EHP will assist individuals who are homeless in Issaquah in their transition towards becoming housed and self-sufficient members in the community. Read on...
  3. Webinars: Supportive Housing

    Register for a series of webinars for service providers, property managers and developers. Open to those who are interested in establishing and sustaining supportive housing in their communities. Read on...
  4. Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) through Hopelink

    LIHWAP provides emergency assistance to low-income households who are disconnected or are in imminent threat of disconnection. Read on...
  5. Free Transportation for Seniors to Medical Appointments

    Do you need help getting to or getting your loved one to appointments? Sound Generation Volunteer Transportation Services offers a FREE service for seniors to and from medical appointments Read on...
  6. Free Mediation Services for Issaquah Residents, Landlords and Small Businesses

    The City of Issaquah is offering FREE conflict resolution services provided by the Dispute Resolution Center of King County to local business owners and residential tenants who’ve been impacted by COVID19. Read on...
  7. Senior Specific Services

    Everyone ages, you don’t have to do it alone. Aging in place is possible with some of the services provided to older adults in Issaquah! Read on...
  8. Teen Link Confidential Help Line

    Teen Link is a confidential, non-judgmental helpline for teens, by teens. Call today 1.866.TEENLINK(833.6546) Read on...
  9. Homeless Outreach Dashboard

    Check out the recently launched Homeless Outreach Dashboard that tracks progress in the Homeless Outreach Program in Issaquah. Read on...
  10. Adoption of the Human Services Strategic Plan

    City Council adopted the Human Services Strategic Plan on March 7th, 2022. Read on...