Pierce County Social Services Resources

Service Phone Number Information
Adult Protective Services

(800) 442-5129

Alcohol and Drug 24 Hour Helpline (800) 562-1240
(206) 722-3703
Information on inpatient and outpatient alcohol and drug treatment resources.
Alzheimer’s Association of Washington (800) 848-7097 (206) 363-5500 Provides education and support services for patients and families living with Alzheimer’s disease.
American Cancer Society  (800) 729-5588(800) 729-3880 Provides information, support, loan closet, and referrals to community resources.
Child Protective Services

(800) 442-7517 
(800) 562-5624

Community Information Line/United Way Infolink

(253) 572-4357

Information and referral to community resources.
Crisis Line  (800) 576-7764 24 Hour telephone crisis intervention, support and referral to mental health resources.
Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 562-6025
(800) 764-2420
24 hour crisis intervention, information, and referral for persons experiencing domestic violence.
DSHS, Home and Community Services (253) 476-7238 Chore, COPES, residential and nursing home placement.
Helpline House (206) 842-7621 Information on referral services to residents of Bainbridge Island.
Meals on Wheels/Lutheran Social Services (360) 457-8921 Delivers frozen meals at low cost to home bound and disabled adults.
Aging Services Hotline and Community Services Hotline (253) 798-4600 Provides information and referral to community resources for disabled and older adults, such as housing, finances and in-home care.
Statewide Health Insurance Benefit Advisor (253) 471-1700
(800) 397-4422       
Information and advocacy for Washington residents on such areas as public entitlement, programs, health and long term care insurance.
Paratransit (Medicaid only) (253) 584-5226  
Pierce County Transit (253) 581-8100 Shuttle for disabled and older adults
Virginia Mason Social Services (206) 583-6578