For more information on SHB’s COVID-19 Response please visit our COVID hub at



COVID-19 Resource Handbook (PDF)


Health care coverage:

Apple Health (Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance
Program (CHIP)), the Washington Health Benefit Exchange, and COFA Islander Care

Food insecurity and nutrition services:

Basic Food (SNAP)


Housing assistance:

Housing and Essential Needs (HEN) Referral Program

Rental Assistance 

Energy Assistance Program


Employment and financial assistance:

Washington State Employment Security Department

Mortgage Assistance

Paying Student Loans

Paying Credit Cards

Short Term and Emergency Loans