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Human Services Department

Seattle: $6.4 million announced in supportive services for victims of gender-based violence

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Nationally, more than one-in-three women have experienced rape, physical violence, and/or stalking by an intimate partner in their lifetime. ...
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City of Seattle to Host Forum for African American Caregivers

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According to U.S. data, older African American adults are twice as likely to have Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias than older white adults. Alzheimer’s is the sixth cause of death in the United States. ...
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Human Services Department Seeks to Fund Dementia Adult Day Facility Services

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The Human Services Department is seeking applications from agencies to provide day services for adults 60 and older with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia condition. ...
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Seattle Adopts ‘By-Name’ Waiting List to Put Homeless Population Indoors Within 12 Months

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Four entities have signed a funding memorandum that makes significant reforms to how homeless services are administered and funded. ...
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Seattle Gets $620,000 in Funding, More Shelter Beds

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Funding will be awarded to the YWCA of Seattle, King County and Snohomish County ($310,000) and Catholic Community Services ($310,000). ...
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