Reach Housing & Human/Social Services

HumanServices@KentWA.gov

253-856-5070

253-856-6070 - fax

Housing & Human Services

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Kent's Housing and Human Services division works closely with its community partners, including other public and non-profit organizations, to provide services and help support Kent's most vulnerable residents.

2018SevereWeatherShelterPoster


INFORMATION REGARDING PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP'S EXECUTIVE ORDER 1379 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING 2018 CDBG ANNUAL ACTION PLAN FOR HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING THE 2017
CONSOLIDATED ANNUAL PERFORMANCE AND EVALUATION REPORT

2013-2018 Human Services Master Plan

The City of Kent Human Services Commission and the Housing and Human Services staff have developed a proposed 6 Year Human Services Plan to guide planning and funding as well as the evaluation of services in the Kent community.

2015-2019 Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development

The Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development is a report which informs the community, stakeholders and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) how the City will invest its Community Development Block Grant from 2015-2019. 


Kent Cultural Diversity Initiative Group (KC-DIG)

Meets the second Tuesday of each month
9 - 11 a.m.
Centennial Center first floor conference rooms
400 W. Gowe St.

KC-DIG provides a forum for small and emerging ethnic-based community organizations nonprofits, businesses, and community members to strengthen leadership, build alliances, engage civically, and increase knowledge and understanding across cultures. KC-DIG stakeholders specialize in providing services and resources to refugees, new Americans, and people of color who reside in Kent.  It is an opportunity for continuing education, networking and collaboration.


South King County Forum on Homelessness

Meets the first Wednesday of each month
9 – 10:30 a.m.
Kent Commons
525 Fourth Ave. N.

Purpose of Homelessness Forum Meetings:

  • to keep South King County homeless services providers in touch with one-another
  • share resources with service providers
  • receive updates and announcements of new or future projects
  • to coordinate efforts to end homelessness
  • bridge the disconnect between the homeless and available services
Forum Meeting Notes (PDF)

 

Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Flash Player QuickTime Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer