Benton: Health / Emergency

Washington Basic Health Care Plan
1220 Eastside SE, PO Box 9014
Olympia, WA 98504
Toll Free: (800) 826-2444
For people under age 65 who do not qualify for Medicare and are low income. Covers doctor care, hospital care, lab and emergency care.

Medicaid (through SSI)
Toll Free: (800) 772-1213
TTY: (800) 325-0778
Web: www.ssa.gov
Youth with disabilities may qualify for SSI at age 18 and therefore receive Medicaid based on the individuals's income (not parents) and disability. Medicaid pays for mandatory health services. In Washington, it also covers optional services.

Healthcare for Workers with Disabilities (HWD)
Toll Free: (866)272-7630
Web: fortress.wa.gov/dshs/maa/Eligibility/HWD.htm
HWD is a Medicaid buy-in program for people with disabilities who work. The worker pays a small monthly fee (premium) based on his/her income.

Regional Support Networks - County Mental Health Crisis Lines Mental Health Division
PO Box 45320
Olympia WA 98504-5320
Phone: (360) 902-8070
Web: www1.dshs.wa.gov/mentalhealth/rsnmap.shtml
The Department of Social and Health Services provides care and treatment for people with severe and recurring mental illnesses and children with serious emotional disturbance and the families, operates a crisis response system for all of Washington's citizens, regulates the individuals that provide mental health services and develops mental health policy for all providers. County government agencies and 145 private and non-profit organizations, supported by state and federal money, provide treatment for most of Washington's children with mental illnesses. The agencies are organized into 14 Regional Support Networks.

Kadlec Medical Center
888 Swift Boulevard
Richland, WA 99352
Phone: (509) 946-4611

Kennewick General Hospital
900 S. Auburn Street
Kennewick, WA 99336
Phone: (509) 586-6111

Benton City Clinic
1105 Dale Avenue
Benton City, WA 99320
Phone: (509) 588-4075
Hours: Monday-Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Benton County Crisis Line
Toll Free: (888) 2232-7192

Benton County Health Department - Med Link Physician Referral
Phone: (509) 752-4636
Community Health Clinics

Benton City Store (Food Bank)
621 9th Street
Benton City, WA 99320
Phone: (509) 588-5454

Tri-County Union Gospel Mission - Emergency Shelter
112 N 2nd Aveune
Pasco, WA 99301
Phone: (509) 547-2112
Emergency Shelter

Benton Franklin District Health Department
800 West Canal Drive
Kennewick, WA 99336
Phone: (509) 586-0207
Medical services.

Kennewick Food Bank
420 West Deschutes
Kennewick, WA 99336
Phone: (509) 586-0688