Community Services & Information

Find local sources of food, housing, weather, transportation, government contacts, phone numbers, and zip codes.

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Reference USA
Business and residential contact information for U.S. and Canadian businesses, organizations, agencies, and individuals.

Recommended Websites

AT&T Anywho
Yellow pages, white pages, and reverse lookup.

Canada 411 and Canada postal codes
Business and residential listings searchable in English and French.

US postal codes
Search by address, city or company name.

Bellingham Food Bank
Food, resources, volunteering. If you need food and live in Bellingham, we are here to help.

Opportunity Council
Basic needs, childcare resources, food, housing

Washington State 211
Simple access to a variety of essential services

Whatcom Asset Building Coalition
Links to information on Washington State’s basic food program, known as SNAP

Apartment finder.com > BellinghamLocal housing

Bellingham & Whatcom County Housing Authorities
The Bellingham Housing Authority and the Whatcom County Housing Authority work together to house over 7,000 residents in Whatcom County.

Craigslist > Bellingham
Local housing, selling, buying

NW Youth Services
Help for teens, LGBTQ teen support, jobs, housing

Opportunity Council
Basic needs, childcare resources, food, housing

Amtrak
Train travel

Bolt Bus
Long distance bus travel

Greyhound
Long distance bus travel

Washington State 211
Simple access to essential services

Whatcom Transit Authority
Local bus routes, route planning, timetables

NOAA  (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
Weather reports, current science reporting on climate