Skagit: 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.

Skagit Valley Hospital - Affiliated Health Services
1415 E Kincaid
Mt Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 424-4111
Web: www.affiliatedhealth.org

Island Hospital
1211 24th Street
Anacortes, WA 98221
Phone: (360) 299-1300
Web: www.island-health.org

United General Hospital - Affiliated Health Services
1971 SR-20
Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
Phone: (360) 856-6021
Web: www.affiliatedhealth.org

Sea Mar Community Health Center
1400 N. LaVenture Road
Mt Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 428-4075
Provides health & mental health care for low-income people, seasonal workers and homeless people. Bilingual/Bicultural staff (Spanish).

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services
Phone: (360) 336-9591 (Office)
Toll Free: (800) 726-6010 (Crisis Line)
Serves victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Dental Van - Skagit Community Action Agency
330 Pacific Place
Mt Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 416-7585
Provides emergency dental care for low-income adults without dental insurance. Makes monthly Skagit County visits to Mt Vernon, Anacortes and Sedro-Woolley. Appointment needed.

Friendship House - Emergency Shelter
1008 S. Third Street
Mt Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 336-2135
Provides temporary housing for men, women and children.

Sea Mar Food Bank
2500 E College Way, #100
Mt Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 428-8912
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00AM - 12:00Noon, 1:00PM - 5:00PM

Salvation Army Food Pantry
3001 R Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221
Phone: (360) 293-6682
Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 1:00PM - 4:00PM. Emergency food available anytime.