With information changing rapidly, it can be hard to feel like you’re up to date. Here are some resources to help:

COVID-19 Data and Information

WA State Department of Health

Whatcom County Health Department

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Community Resources

Whatcom Asset Building Coalition – complete and up-to-date list of food, housing, employment, etc. resources currently available.

Whatcom Unified Command COVID-19 Resource Page – resources and up-to-date information for individuals, families, and businesses.

IRS Coronavirus Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payments – up-to-date information about government issued stimulus checks, tax relief, and more.

YWCA Bellingham’s Response to COVID-19

Please click here to read about the steps the YWCA Bellingham is taking to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

Major points:

  • The Back to Work Boutique is suspended until further notice. This includes scheduling appointments and accepting clothing donations.
  • We have increased our cleaning and disinfecting, and are closely monitoring our residents and staff for any COVID-19 related symptoms
  • We are temporarily not taking Ballroom rentals for your safety and the safety of our residents and staff.
  • Call our office at (360) 734 – 4820 or email office@ywcabellingham.org if you have any questions regarding YWCA Bellingham’s response to COVID-19.



YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.

We create real change

Through advocacy and local programming, we create real change for women, families and communities.


The YWCA aims to give women a safe, supportive place to stay while connecting them with the appropriate resources to gain control over their lives.

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YWCA’s approach to racial justice goes beyond changing hearts and minds. We strive to transform communities, systems, and public policy.

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YWCA also has an ongoing commitment – truly, a mandate of our mission – to provide leadership development opportunities to women and girls.

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