San Juan Islands Community Resource Guide

Resources for our residents and community wellness through health and social services, education and volunteering.


San Juan Community Home Trust

Director: David Gow

Organization physical address: 435-C Argyle Ave, Friday Harbor, WA, 98250.

Organizational mailing address (if different to above): PO Box 2603, Friday Harbor, Friday Harbor, WA, 98250.

Organization Website: http://www.hometrust.org

Organization Mission Statement:  The San Juan Community Home Trust: Contributing to a vital island community through permanently affordable homes.

Registered Business structure/Charitable status: (501(c)3, 503, LLC, community based social group) 501 (c)3.

Target Audience or Areas Served or Area of Operation: The Home Trust creates permanently affordable homes in Friday Harbor for very low-to moderate income households.

Email General: info@hometrust.org

Phone number General:  360- 378-5541

Organizational Service Area, Categories, Tags: San Juan Island, affordable housing, homeownership, community land trust.

Description of Services- Families: The Home Trust develops affordable housing and assists applicants in obtaining financing to purchase the home.

Volunteer Opportunities/Needs: Volunteers welcome in a variety of categories: construction site help, office, and special events.

Charitable Donations Accepted: Yes

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Lopez Island Family Resource center

Director: Barbara Gurley barbara@lifrc.org

Physical Address: 160 Village Road, Lopez Island, WA, 98261.

Mailing Address: PO Box 732, Lopez Island, WA, 98261.

Phone: 360-468-4117

Email: lifrc@rockisland.com

Website: http://lifrc.org/

Organization Mission Statement: The mission of the LIFRC is to support and enhance the security, well-being, and educational and life success of children, families and individuals on Lopez Island.

Target Audience or Areas Served or Area of Operation: Medicaid eligible residents of San Juan County.

Services for Adults: Household Supports (Food, Rental, Utility, Transportation and Health Care Enrollment Assistance), Social Emotional Supports (Mental Health Supports), Learning Opportunities (Small Business Workshops, Small Business Peer Mentoring, Adult Workshops).

Services for Families: Household Supports (Food, Rental, Utility, Transportation and Health Care Enrollment, Assistance), Social Emotional Supports (Parent-Tots Group, Home Visiting with Families with Children ages 0-5, Mental Health Supports), Learning Opportunities (Youth Summer Workshops, Small Business Workshops, Small Business Peer Mentoring, Adult Workshops), Youth Development (Youth Mentors, After School Programs).

Services for Youth/Teen: Household Supports (Food, Rental, Utility, Transportation and Health Care enrollment assistance), Social Emotional Supports (mental health supports), Learning Opportunities (Youth summer workshops), Youth Development (Youth Mentors, After School Programs).

Volunteer Opportunities: Adult mentors for youth, food bank assistance, youth and adult workshop volunteers, general organization volunteers

Charitable donations accepted? Yes in 2 ways: Through PayPal or mail checks to LIFRC mailing address.

 

 


San Juan Island Family Resource Center

Director: Jennifer Armstrong, sjifrc@gmail.com

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1981, Friday Harbor, WA, 98250

Physical Address: 476 Market Street,Friday Harbor,WA,98250

Phone: (360) 376-1014

Email: office.sjifrc@gmail.com

Website: sjifrc.org

Organization Mission Statement: The San Juan Island Family Resource Center (SJI FRC) assists individual and families in our community to achieve their highest potential by providing access to essential resources and programs that promote health and stability.

Target Audience or Areas Served or Area of Operation: Social Services, Early Childhood and Family Support Programs.

Description of Services- Families: Birth – Four Family Support Services
Connecting families with infants and young children with free resources and programs including weekly playgroups, pregnancy information and support, parenting classes, help with household supplies, home visiting and more.

Description of Services- Adults: Assistance with a wide range of social service needs, including:
DSHS application support, Medical Insurance, Emergency Housing & Utilities needs, Mental Health Access, Transportation Assistance, Household Essentials and more.

Description of Services Youth/Teen: Programs for children and youth ages 4 – 18 including a Kindergarten Transitions Program, Youth Mentoring Program and Young Adult Life Skills Classes.

Volunteer Opportunities: Youth Mentoring: Individualized, one-to-one youth mentoring
Island Neighbors: Providing companionship, errand running and/or transportation for vulnerable islanders who need a bit of extra help.

Charitable donations accepted?  Yes.

Tags: Apple Health, Baby, Birth, Case management, Child development, Counseling, Diapers, Disability, DSHS, Espanol, Financial assistance, Food, Health, Help, Home, Home visiting, Infants, Information & referrals, Insurance, Kindergarten, Legal, Life skills
LIHEAP, Medicaid, Mental health, Mentoring, Playgroups, Social Security, Spanish, Support group, Telephone, Toddlers, Transportation, Water bill, Youth Development