Lower Columbia Community Action Program (CAP)

The Lower Columbia Community Action Program (CAP) is a non-government, non-profit organization which provides comprehensive social services to people in need. CAP's services include:

 HELP Warehouse – Food Banks

 Energy and Housing Services

 Meals on Wheels

 Employment and Training

 CAP Transportation

 Homeless Services

 Career & Family Development Program

 Financial Independence



Gabriel Project

The Gabriel Project is a Pro-Life movement offering parish-based pastoral care to women in a crisis pregnancies. Gabriel volunteers, called Angels, work with the mother throughout the pregnancy and beyond, providing a variety of services based on the mother's needs. Services include but are not limited to  such things as transportation to doctor appointments, housing assistance, providing household and baby items, and moral/emotional support. For more information, contact Norma Peters, Cowlitz County Gabriel Project Coordinator at 360-636-4553.


American Red Cross Southwest Washington Region

Local Facts: In the past fiscal year, American Red Cross of Southwest Washington responded to 107 fires, 10 floods and three storm-related incidents; mobilized relief to 149 families affected by local disasters; collected 24,589 units of blood; trained more than 16,851 people in vital lifesaving and disaster preparedness skills; and provided outreach programs to 302 members of the Armed Forces and their families. There were 3,068 volunteers who gave of their time.


Salvation Army

The Salvation Army serves a hot meal to all from 11:45 - 12:45, Monday - Friday. All are invited to Sunday worship services and other ministries and programs. The Salvation Army is committed to helping those who are homeless or at risk of being homeless by helping them find shelter. There is a social services program that provides resources to those in need between 9:00 to 2:00 Monday through Friday. Emergency services are also provided.


Department of Social Health Services

To endeavor to make a positive difference in the lives of people eligible for services, through offering quality supports and services that are:individual/family driven' stable and flexible; satisfying to the person and their family their family; and able to meet individual needs. Supports and services shall be offered in ways that ensure people have the necessary information to make decisions about their options and provide optimum opportunities for success.


Daily Living Essential Cafe

The Purpose & Vision of Living Ministries is to unify the community to restore relationships & administer hope to homeless people & those in need. We will succeed by helping those who do not have a building they call home to realize their value & enable them to reach their personal growth goals, lift up those that are struggling to remain in their homes, & stand beside community helpers. We will do this by dropping our egos & doing what we can to create a clearing house of all resources in our community & work toward completion of specific projects with other organizations as we feel led to be part of.