Do you want to connect with people from your native culture or find help in your native language?
These local resources can help:
JFS Refugee & Immigrant Service Center
Eastside Cultural Navigator Program
Chinese Information and Service Center
Asian Counseling & Referral Services
The Center for People of All Races (El Centro de la Raza)
The Japanese Cultural & Community Center of Washington
The Iranian American Community Alliance
Indian Association of Western Washington
UFE- Union des Français de l'Etranger
The Russian Community Center in Redmond
The Russian Community Center of Seattle
The Polish Home Association
Morning Star Korean Cultural Center
Turkcha- Turkish Women's Organization
The Turkish American Cultural Association of Washington
SeaMar Latino Community Health Center
** If you know of another cultural organization or a link that you'd like us to add to our website, please contact us and let us know! We want to make sure to share all the good resources in the Seattle area.
Healthcare and Mental Health Resources:
Salveo Counseling in Redmond
International Community Health Services
ACRS- Asian Counseling & Referral Service
SeaMar Community Health
Higher Education Resources:
College Transition Guide for ESL Students
Banking & Financial Info in the U.S.:
How to Open a Bank Account in the U.S.
What is a Debit Card
What is a Money Market Account
How to Improve your Credit Score
The Simple Dollar: Helpful Financial Information
Pigly: Personal Financial Tutorials and Calculators
Resources for People with Disabilities:
Do you or does anyone you know have a physical or mental disability?
The Highland Community Center and Open Doors for Multicultural Families provide programs for people with disabilities. They offer recreation, socialization, and learning.
The centers are fully accessible by wheelchair and offers a wide array of recreation, sports, fitness, cultural arts, and social programs.