Health Care Access

Health & Safety

Location

2024 Third Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
United States

Hours

No Hours Available.

Contact

Meets with women and families in emergency shelters and day centers throughout Seattle to provide support and education on how to access health services and navigate systems of care. 

Health Care Access (HCA) goes to emergency shelters, homeless service day centers, and other locations throughout the Seattle area to support low-income women and their families to ensure their access to health services and engagement in care.

Navigators provide help with:

  • Health insurance enrollment
  • Referrals to health clinics or other services
  • Problem-solving to help families access care
  • Basic health education
Eligibility & Enrollment

HCA& is available for any woman who is unstably housed, experiencing homelessness, lives in emergency shelter, or uses day center services.

Services Offered

Health Access

Related Events

Related News

News
BABES Network-YWCA staff member is profiled by Fred Hutch's blog, focusing on her experience living with HIV, as well as her dedication to improving access to HIV prevention and treatment for marginalized communities.
News
POZ Magazine honors the 100 women improving the lives of those living with AIDS and HIV in 2017. Notably, this list includes Tranisha Arzah, a long-term HIV survivor, activist, and YWCA staff member.