Island: 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 individual'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)
Phone: (866) 272-7630
Web: fortress.wa.gov/dshs/maa/Eligibility/HWD.htm
HWD is a Medicaid buy-in program for people with disabilitites 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.

Island Hospital
1211 24th Street
Anacortes, WA 98221
Phone: (360) 299-1300, (360) 336-5759

Whidbey General Hospital
101 N. Main St
Coupeville, WA 98239
Phone: (360) 678-5151
Toll Free: (888) 903-2345
Web: www.whidbeygen.com/wghosp

Cascade Valley Hospital
330 S. Stillaguamish
Arlington, WA 98223
Phone: (360) 435-2133

Crisis Line for Families / Children in Conflict
Phone: (360) 321-1313
Toll Free: (800) 794-9402 (After Hours)

Dental Access Program
14594 SR 525
Langley, WA 98260
Phone: (360) 321-1600, (360) 678-3373
Offers a discount (25%) for dental services for persons with disabilities or age 65 and older. Offered by the Washington State Dental Association. Local dentists participate. Call for more details.

Community Resource Center - The Opportunity Council
1791 NE 1st Avenue
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Phone: (360) 679-6577
Toll Free: (800) 317-5427
Connects people with community resources to meet basic needs such as food, housing (including requests for emergency shelter), rental assistance and referrals for affordable housing. Call or walk-in appointments.
Hours: 9:00AM - 4:00PM

North Whidbey Community Clinic / North Whidbey Community Dental Clinic
1791 NE First Avenue
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Phone: (360) 679-5590
Toll Free: (888) 279-8031
Primary Health Care for individuals and families of low to moderate income. Primary dental care particularly to persons of low to moderate income.

Good Cheer Food Bank - South Whidbey
114 Anthes
Langley, WA 98260
Phone: (360) 221-6454
Uses poverty guidlines, but also responds to emergency food needs.
Hours: Monday-Saturday: 10:00AM - 12:00Noon, 1:00PM - 3:30PM

Help House Food Bank
Phone: (360) 675-0681
Food bank and telephone reassurance calls. Must live between Deception Pass and Bakken Rd in Greenbank.
Hours: Monday-Friday: 8:00AM - 12:00Noon, 1:00PM - 4:00PM