kitsap-countyMost Counties in Washington State have their a program for supporting veterans. This week we look at Kitsap County.

Kitsap Community Resources provides direct emergency assistance to qualified veterans. Funds are provided with Kitsap County Veterans Assistance Funds.

Temporary emergency assistance is available for: 

  • Rent/mortgage assistance
  • Energy assistance
  • Assistance for food, transportation, medical and prescription costs, burial costs, and other approved needs

Eligibility: Participants must:

  • Income eligibility rules apply.
  • Have resided in Washington State for 12 consecutive months and in Kitsap County at the time of application.
  • Have served 120 days active duty and have an honorable discharge
  • Sign up through local VFW or American Legion posts (see list here).
    • Bremerton/Silverdale VFW Post 239
      190 S. Dora Avenue
    • American Legion Post 68
      1240 Sheridan Road
    • Port Orchard VFW Post 2669
      736 Bay Street
    • Poulsbo American Legion Post 245
      (at theNational Guard Armory)
      19133 Jensen Way
    • Kitsap Community Resources
      845 8th Street
      Bremerton, WA 98337

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