Access to Showers
Patrons can ask for a YMCA shower pass at the Help Desk at the Bellingham Public Library 210 Central Avenue location. Click on the link above to locate additional shower facilities and where to get free vouchers for showers in Whatcom County.
Care Crisis: 1-800-584-3578 (24 hour crisis hotline)
Help for those in mental health crisis
Crisis Text Line
Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the US. Text with a trained Crisis Counselor.
WTA Emergency Ride Home
Current WTA bus pass holders or registered SmartTrip participants who walked, biked, or carpooled to work may qualify for a free taxi ride home
A 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to housing every person who is homeless, starting with Whatcom County. HomesNow! is also currently taking applications for a temporary tent city called Winter Haven.