If you experiencing situational distress, call the crisis clinic. The Crisis Clinic of the peninsulas provides information & referral regarding social services for Kitsap or other local counties. The Crisis Clinic operators are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
We have identified the following community resources will provide localized support and services. Both, the local and favorite resources are not intended to be fully comprehensive, but to provide new brain injury survivors a place to start.
The BIAWA provides resources for basic needs, criminal justice/legal services, education, health care, income support/employment, individual/family life, and mental health/substance abuse. They also have regional resource managers to help.Visit Site
We create individualized plans with your specific goals in mind, bringing together the expertise of experienced physical, occupational and speech-language therapists with advanced therapies based on the latest research. Your therapist will work with you to establish goals and develop a personalized care plan that specifically suits your needs.Visit Site
We exist to serve the needs of older or disabled adults, their families and caregivers residing in Kitsap County. Our Mission is to work independently and through community partnerships to promote the well-being of older adults and adults with disabilities.Visit Site
The Brain Energy Support Team is a 501c3 nonprofit organization founded in 2008. BEST provides PEER support and education. BEST distinguishes itself from other brain injury organizations in that the leadership, services, and programs are built by and for individuals with brain injury and their families.Visit Site
South Sound Parent to Parent was organized in 1987 by parents of children with disabilities and professionals who work with them. Services were made available to assist the families in adjusting to the extra demands of parenting a child with a disability or chronic illness. The group also recognized that parents of children with developmental disabilities or chronic illnesses could be a tremendous help to each other..Visit Site
The Department of Health and Human Services offers aide in a variety of categories. They are: cash/food/medical, housing assistance, child support, vocational rehabilitation, adult care, mental health/substance abuse, and disability support.Visit Site
Bremerton Housing Authority (BHA) is a public corporation with the purpose of providing affordable housing opportunities for people with limited financial means. Our primary service area is the City of Bremerton, but we also administer the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program throughout Kitsap and Mason counties.Visit Site
Kitsap Community Resources (KCR) is a nonprofit social services agency. We are committed to creating hope and opportunity for all low-income Kitsap County residents by providing resources that promote self-sufficiency and stability.Visit Site
We promote and protect the human and civil rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, actively supporting their full inclusion so that they can live, learn, work, and play in the community – making the world a better place for us all.Visit Site
KMHS is a private, not-for-profit community mental health center that provides both mental health and behavioral health care services to children, families, adults and seniors in Kitsap County. Services are designed to help consumers function as independently as possible. This includes linking consumers with natural supports in the community.Visit Site