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Ongoing enrollment for participation in sporting events
In-home Sensory gym designs and consulting! Check them out on YouTube.
17809 Vaughn Road KPN, Vaughn, WA 98394-0313
Camping and recreation for children with disabilities.
Provides supported recreational activities on Bainbridge Island for people with developmental disabilities.
645 4th Street, Bremerton, WA 98337
Offers long-term home care services, volunteer chore services and a foster grandparents program.
Kitsap Applied Technologies
4195 Wheaton Way, Bremerton, WA 98310
Provides adult respite services.
Kitsap Home Care Services
360-377-7307, toll free 1-888-449-9048
109 Olding Road, P.O. Box 5209, Bremerton, WA 98312
Non-medical care and respite services available to the elderly, children and adults with disabilities.
360-377-5511, toll free 1-800-378-5771
645 4th Street, Suite 202, Bremerton, WA 98337
Non-medical in-home personal care supports, senior outreach and day care to the elderly and adults with disabilities. RSVP – senior volunteers, 55 and over.
Port Orchard: 360-871-4425
Bainbridge Island 206-842-4257
Provides in-home care to adults and seniors.
1-800-562-2702, TTY 1-800-905-0209
Legal/information services, protection and advocacy for individuals with disabilities and/or mental illness.
Protection/advocacy for individuals living in boarding homes, adult family homes, IMR’s, congregate care facilities, and nursing homes.
To report abuse, call 1-800-562-6078
Kitsap County Ombuds: 360-337-5714
191 Winslow Way, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
A day program facility for young adults with developmental disabilities that focuses on life-enhancing activities while providing respite for caregivers.
P.O. Box 1459, Poulsbo, WA 98370
Assists clients in obtaining SSDI, SSI, and child’s disability benefits.
9004 Washington Avenue, Silverdale, WA 98383
Mediation and conciliation, and problem solving services
920 Park Avenue, Bremerton, WA 98337
Legal referral, works in conjunction with the NW Justice Project
Special needs trust accounts for individuals with developmental disabilities, state matching funds available.
Free eye exam to qualified applicants
Consulting and intervention for those facing Autism Spectrum Disorder. TriWest and ECHO provider, Contact Nancy Hamilton, MS, BCBA (Board Certified Behavior Analyst)
Bridges Mental Health Ombuds Service
9004 Washington Avenue NW, Silverdale, WA 98383
Advocacy for persons who are receiving or eligible to receive publicly funded mental health services.
Lou-Ann Lauborough, LICSW
8967 McConnell Avenue NW, Silverdale, WA 98383
1730 Pottery Avenue, Suite 120, Port Orchard, WA 98366
Counseling and consultation services for individuals with developmental disabilities
Children and Family Services: 360-479-4994
Adult Services: 360-373-7049
Emergency Crisis Services 360-373-3425
5455 Almira Drive NE, Bremerton, WA 98312
Comprehensive mental health services
3377 Bethel Road SE, Port Orchard, WA 98366
Non-medical in-home personal care supports and respite services for children/adults with disabilities. Non-medical personal care supports to the elderly, nursing services available.
360-337-5700, toll free 1-800-562-6418
9729 Silverdale Way, Silverdale, WA 98383
Respite provided to informal, unpaid caregivers, contact program for eligibility criteria. Resource library, counseling, information and referral.
3100 NW Bucklin Hill Road, Suite 123, Silverdale, WA 98383
Provides customized employment services including job development, job coaching and retention services. Contact: Deanna Wentz, Employment Services Manager
360-337-4810, toll free 1-866-475-2061
P.O. Box 211, Silverdale, WA 98383
Short term individual supported employment
1300 Sylvan Way, Bremerton, WA 98312
Job listings, career exploration and resume software, job skills workshops, and career counseling available.
Catholic Social Services Benedict House, Single Men’s Shelter
360-405-9486, toll free 1-866-246-3642
Contact for eligibility requirements and available program services
920 Park Avenue, Bremerton, WA 98337
Offer group homes, apartment programs, tenant support and recreational support; serves adults over 18 years of age
P.O. Box 11391, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Non-profit agency that provides transitional housing, emergency rental assistance and low income/subsidized housing to income eligible individuals and families on Bainbridge Island. Independent living program that provides health and safety related home modifications to income qualified individuals.
2505 Mile Hill Drive, Unit 201, Port Orchard, WA 98366
Apartment programs, tenant support, community integration, recreational support for persons with developmental disabilities.
109 Olding Road, Suite 100, Bremerton, WA 98312
Assisted living alternatives, supported living assistance and recreational support for persons with developmental disabilities.
Crisis Clinic of the Peninsulas
360-479-3033, toll free 1-800-843-4793
Comprehensive community resource information, listening ear, crisis intervention
Referrals to individual physicians (no recommendations or endorsements) and other information available.
20174 Front Street, P.O. Box 1161, Poulsbo, WA 98370
9431 Coppertop Loop, Suite D, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Testing for learning disabilities
9633 Levin Road NE, Suite 201, Silverdale, WA 98383
Free testing for learning disabilities
6659 Kimball Drive, Suite D-403, Gig Harbor, WA 98335
Pediatric Occupational Therapy clinic
253-472-6223, toll free 1-800-825-3557
P.O. Box 11076, Tacoma, WA 98411
Provides home-based occupational and physical therapy to children with disabilities.
Kitsap Children’s Therapy
19319 7th Avenue, Suite 104, Poulsbo, WA 98370
Provides pediatric therapy, speech, and occupational therapy. Contact Kristin Zinn, MS, PT
4800 Sand Point Way, NE, MS-W6839, Seattle, WA 98105-0371
253-792-6640, toll free 1-800-552-1419, ext. 4437
1220 Division Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98405
P.O. Box 11173, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Job referrals, counseling, serves young people ages 12 – 20, must live on the island or in North Kitsap
Short and long-term individual supported employment and community access services
Contact Michele Oneill, Program Manager
1740 NE Riddell Road, Suite 315, Bremerton, WA 98310
Supported individual employment, community access services. Contact April Montgomery, Director of Workforce Development
1300 Sylvan Way, Bremerton, WA 98310
Academic support, job training, career development for youth ages 16-21
7500 Werner Road, Bremerton, WA 98312
Individual and group supported employment, vocational rehabilitation, job development and placement services.
Contact Todd Faulkner, Program Manager
25 W Main, Suite 310, Spokane, WA 99201
Benefits planning for persons receiving disability benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA)
P.O. Box 2019, Poulsbo, WA 98370
Nonprofit employment services and resources, and job listings.
3501 Lowell Street, Suite 202, Silverdale, WA 98383
Provides individualized employment services including job development, job coaching, and retention services.
Contact Heidi Scheibner, Program Manager
Door to door service, wheelchair accessible vehicles
Accepts Medicaid, private pay, group trips, and excursion services
Serves Kitsap, Jefferson, Clallam, King, Pierce, and Mason counties
4810 Auto Center Way, Suite Z, Bremerton, WA 98312
Door-to-door wheelchair and special needs transportation
Accepts Medicaid and private pay
Dental treatment, prevention, and rehabilitation for persons with disabilities
Children’s Resource Line: 1-866-987-2500
4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
3500 Bucklin Hill Road NW, Suite 101, Silverdale, WA 98383
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services provided to children with autism, ages 18 months to 21 years old
Harrison Medical Center Pediatric Rehabilitation Services
1780 NW Myhre Road, Suite 2140, Silverdale, WA 98383
253-792-6630, toll free 1-800-552-1419
1780 NW Myhre Road, Suite G220, Silverdale, WA 98383
311 S L Street, Tacoma, WA 98405
SK Family Service Center – WorkSource affiliated 360-473-2144
1201 Park Ave., Bremerton, WA 98337
Countywide full day headstart and daycare, also with a”wrap-around” program option. Employment and training, community service also available.
Father’s Network, Kitsap County
Monthly support for Fathers with special needs children, meets 3rd Saturday of each month, 10am – 12pm during the school year, at the ARC.
Contact: Doug Stauner, firstname.lastname@example.org
Hoehnen Foundation (Guardian Services)
Advocacy – Parent Education Social Activities Representative Payees Guardianship Information Counseling – Financial Assistance
Provides guardianship and trust management services.
444 NE Ravena Blvd., Suite 208, Seattle, WA 98115
5112 NW Taylor Road, Bremerton, WA 98312
Birth to three neurodevelopment clinic and preschool serving children and families with special needs.
Kitsap County Family Resource Coordinator
360-373-2536, Toll Free 1-800-449-1660
Holly Ridge Center, 5112 NW Taylor Rd., Bremerton, WA 98312
Free development screening and referral for infants and toddlers under the age of three!
Homeless Emergency Services – Stand Up For Kids – P.O. Box 1897 Silverdale, WA 98383
Food, clothing, and other services for homeless youth.
Housing/Emergency Housing: Contact Kitsap Community Resources!
Emergency housing options; food, clothing.
Job Accommodation Network – Accommodation Information for Employment
Our Creative Minds – Creative Solutions for Creative Minds
(360) 551 – 2440
14089 Vintage Dr. Port Orchard, WA 98367
We Connect Now – Resources for College Students with Disabilities
(360) – 377-9810
4414 Perry Ave. NE, Bremerton, WA 98310
Adult day programs for seniors and people with disabilites: day program, social/recreational activities, noon meal, social services, rehabilitative medicine, therapy, health care, young adult program.
Kitsap Autism Support
An online support group for anyone touched by Autism.
Parent to Parent Support Program
Parent mentoring, Autism support, monthly Sibshops, informtaion, referrals, and lending library, and information on senior family caregiver project.
3243 N. Perry Ave., Bremerton, WA 98310
Contact: Holly Patton, email@example.com
Self-Advocacy Groups for people with developmental disabilities
P.O. Box 6513, Tacoma, WA 98464
Contact: Shannon Carlson
Support for parents of children with Special Needs, parent training program
Toll Free: 1-800-572-7368
6316 S. 12th St., Tacoma, WA 98465
Kitsap County Parent Coalition Coordinator
3100 Bucklin Hill Rd., Suite 116, Silverdale, WA 98383
Ph: 360-373-2502, ext. 100
Advocacy, consulting, & Training.
3242 N Perry Ave., Bremerton WA 98310
Provides information and referrals to individuals with developmental disabilities and their families, including Parent to Parent and other parent education programs, monthly newsletter, Friday Night Social, Recreation and Resident Camp and adult classes, as well as counseling for individuals and families.
Support group for children and adults, support and information for parents, AD/HD adults, educators and healthcare professionals.
Down Syndrome Support Group of Kitsap County and Surrounding Areas, (UPSIDE)
Meets monthly, contact for meeting schedule! Sharon Dommermuth (the number above), or Anne Mullis, at 206-842-9027
Wheelchair Library for You
62 Peter Haggen, Seabeck WA 98380
Free lending of medical equipment, accepts donations
Contact: Charles Morris
P.O. Box 468, Hansville, WA 98340
Vocational evaluation, placement and retention, independent living assessments and training
Communication consultation for those supporting nonverbal individuals, specialization: sensory loss
Contact agency for WIN, a job placement program at Harrison Medical Center; http://www.ableopportunities .com/win/winentry.html
All services available in ASL, American Sign Language.
Catalog specializing in products for the visually and hearing impaired
Toll Free 1-800-847-5786
Olympic Recording for the Blind
Newspaper articles from the KitsapSun transcribed daily to tape
Contact: Susan Evans
Peninsula Council of the Blind
Local chapter of WA Council of the Blind
Public awareness, education, provides vision loss support group, and opportunities for community participation, recreation and vocation.
VIPS (Visually Impaired Persons)
Social, sharing and meetings
2nd Wednesday of the month, Bainbridge Island Library, 1-3pm
1625 19th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122
Speech, language and motor services, services for deaf and hard of hearing children, audiology services (including infants) and hearing aids, a parent-infant program for families with deaf or hard of hearing children, programs for deaf youth, community sign language classes, continuing ed. workshops for professionals, workshops for deaf and hearing co-workers, and more!
2525 220th St. SE, Suite 100 Bothell, WA 98021
Home based program for families with deaf or hard of hearing children in western Washington, as well as playgroups, parent support, sign language classes and assistance with school transition.