Spokane Valley Connect resource fair happens Friday

Spokane Valley Connect resource fair happens Friday

From mental health and housing to legal and education help, families have an opportunity to visit a free resource fair in Spokane Valley today, Friday, September 13th.

The goal of the Connect is to empower attendees to quickly and easily access a wide variety of community resources.

More than 50 vendors will be on site at Opportunity Presbyterian Church at 202 North Pines, from 2 to 6 pm. for the 2nd anuual Spokane Valley Connects. More than 300 people attended last year’s event..

Families can visit with representatives from the following organizations.

Aging and Long Term Care of Eastern Washington
Baskets for Babies
Brain Injury Alliance of Washington
Breast Intentions
Cascades Job Corps College & Career Academy
Catholic Charities of Eastern Washington
Central Valley Early Learning Center Preschool (ECEAP)
CHAS Health
​Communities In Schools
Community Health Plan of Washington
Community Minded Enterprises
Coordinated Care
CVSD, EVSD and WVSD McKinney-Vento (HEART) Programs
DSHS CSO (food and cash)
DSHS- Division of Child Support – Alternative Solutions Program
DSHS Employment Pipeline
East Valley Community Coalition
Eastern Washington 2-1-1
Family & Friends of Addicts Support Group
Family Promise of Spokane
Frontier Behavioral Health – Kinship Caregiver Support Program
Frontier Behavioral Health – Caregiver Support Program
Gideons International
Goodwill SSVF
Healthcare For Homeless Veterans
Hope House (Volunteers of America)
Jewels Helping Hands – Showers of Hope
League of Women Voters
​Lifeline Insurance
​ Lutheran Community Services, NW

Narcotics Anonymous
Northwest Harvest
Pioneer Human Services
Project Unconditional Love
Providence HOC Clinic
Quicks Barbers
Salvation Army
Special Mobility Services
Spokane Center for Independent Living (SCIL)
Spokane Community College and Spokane Falls Community College
Spokane COPS
Spokane County Library District
Spokane Regional Health District
Spokane Resource Center
​Spokane Transit Mobility Center
Spokane Valley Partners
Spokane Valley United Methodist Church
Spokes OAW
Teen & Kid Closet
Tenants Union of Washington
Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery
WA Health Care Authority
Warrant Fest (3-Courts)
Wear Law Office
WSU Food Sense
​WVSD English Language Development (ELD) Program
YouthReach (Volunteers of America)