The EWU Food Pantry Program aims to alleviate hunger and foster a healthy and inclusive community by providing access to nutritious food. All members of the EWU community are invited to take what they need. The Interactive Campus Map can be used to locate food pantry locations on campus.
WIC provides free groceries for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers, and for children under the age of five. Additionally they offer nutrition counseling, and breastfeeding support.
Spokane Offices: 509.324.1620
Cheney Office: 509.235.4600
Spokane Housing Authority offers affordable housing and housing choice vouchers to qualifying low-income families. For more information please call 509.328.2953.
Offering five priority service areas to teens and young adults: Stable Housing, Family Reconciliation, Permanent Connections, Education & Employment, and Social & Emotional Wellbeing.
Clean, safe, low-cost studio apartments in Spokane, WA for those in need. Please call 509.456.5466 for information and availability.
Helping Families in Crisis! 12 fully furnished, self-contained, studio units for homeless families with children, or couples without children. Participants can stay for up to 90 days while working with a case manager, attending monthly Life Skills classes, working to increase their income and looking for appropriate, affordable housing.
Family Promise of Spokane address the issue holistically, providing prevention services before families reach crisis, shelter and case management when they become homeless, and stabilization programs once they have secured housing to ensure they remain independent.
Hope House offers safety from the dangerous streets to any woman. Hope House offers an environment of dignity, respect and compassion that honors the intrinsic value and unique experience of every woman. 100 shelter beds are available each night. Each woman receives personal care including: nutritious food, a hot shower clean, clean and dry clothing, hygiene items, a warm bed, onsite case management, resource information, connection to permanent housing, and referrals to community resources.
Since 1958, the House of Charity (HOC) has accepted anyone in any condition, including those suffering from mental illnesses and addiction. The HOC provides emergency services including meals, shelter, and case management to an underserved population of homeless, transient, and poor men and women in the Spokane area while ensuring preservation of individual dignity.
St. Margaret’s ensures that families coming from homelessness, incarceration or drug treatment or fleeing domestic violence have safe, warm and welcoming living spaces that provide dignity. We offer stabilization services that are driven by the families we serve and provide housing and vocational experts to assist families with resources and connections to community partners and programs. Our goal is to serve as a brief stop that helps families’ on their path toward moving in to their permanent, new home.
First come first serve for 18-24 year olds. Open 7:30pm - 6:30am. All genders and identities are welcome as well as couples.
Free clothing, blankets, and toiletries for men, women, and children. 170 S Madison Spokane, WA 99201. Call 509.455.9670 for more information.
Free clothing, makeup, and personal hygiene items for women. YWCA Sister’s Closet will even help you put together appropriate outfits for interviews, work, school, or court. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.