The goal of this program is to provide services and learning opportunities to empower individuals to become more self-reliant and on the road to self-sufficiency.


With Case Managers speaking Amharic, Oromiffa, Tigrinya, and Somali, HOAS provides individualized case management to clients seeking the most necessary of services.

Services provided include:

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  • Assistance with housing applications and shelter referrals
    • Section 8 applications
    • Low income housing applications
  • Immigration services
    • Green Card applications and renewals
    • Travel document applications
    • Citizenship paperwork
  • Utilities assistance
    • Applications for free or reduced cost utilities through the City of Seattle
    • Federal Assistance applications
  • DSHS Benefits applications
  • WA Health Plan Finder (Obamacare)
  • Rent assistance applications and referrals
  • Assistance with resume building and employment searches

If you are in need of services, call us at (206)760-0550 or stop by our office.