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Cowlitz Youth Soccer Association is also known as CYSA. CYSA is a non-profit organization that serves all of Cowlitz County and Ocean Beach. This includes Castle Rock, Kalama, Kelso, Longview and Rainier-Clatskanie soccer clubs. CYSA serves about 2000 kids in the soccer community. CYSA is also the home of the CYSA Timber Barons Select Soccer teams.

Provides free and confidential assistance for victims of crime in Cowlitz, Wahkiakum and Clark counties; 24/7 Crisis Intervention; Individual Advocacy; Medical Advocacy; Legal Advocacy. Call for appointment. Must be a victim of crime to qualify for services. Crime does not need to have been reported to law enforcement.

Crisis Response Services provides an integrated response system 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, serving people of all ages and cultures who are experiencing a crisis. When direct intervention is necessary, our trained crisis staff responds to the site of the crisis, stabilizing and supporting the person until the crisis is resolved or an appropriate referral is made. We are uniquely qualified to divert the need for hospitalization with our short-stay residential program, the Crisis Support Unit.

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.

L&I is a diverse state agency dedicated to the safety, health and security of Washington's 3.2 million workers. We help employers meet safety and health standards and we inspect workplaces when alerted to hazards. As administrators of the state's workers' compensation system, we are similar to a large insurance company, providing medical and limited wage-replacement coverage to workers who suffer job-related injuries and illness.

We have six locations throughout Washington State: Olympia/Lacey, Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver and Yakima.

Washington State’s Department of Services for the Blind (DSB) provides "one front door" for people of all ages who are blind or have low vision in Washington State.

 We provide job counseling and teach adaptive skills to people who are blind or have low vision.

 We serve children and youth who are blind or have low vision from birth through high school graduation.

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.

Indoor pool located at Mark Morris High School in Longview WA. Private pool. Call or email for pool details or activities offered.

The DDD assists individuals with developmental disabilities and their families to obtain services and support based on individual preference, capabilities and needs, and which promote everyday activities, routines and relationships common to most citizens. There are no fees.

A determination of eligibility is a determination that a person meets the definition of a developmental disability as defined in Washington State law. An individual must meet the eligibility definition to become a DDD client. DDD services are dependent on availability of funding and/or eligibility for the specific services. Service eligibility will be determined after an assessment is completed. Access to Medicaid State Plan services and Home and Community Based Waiver services are not limited by availability of funding.

For more information on available services, contact us. Participation in all DDD services is voluntary.

The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) provides employment services and counseling to individuals with disabilities who want to work but experience barriers to work because of a physical, sensory, and/or mental disability. A DVR counselor works with each person to develop a customized plan of services designed to help them reach their employment goal. DVR assistance may include, but is not limited to the following: Counseling and Guidance; Assessment Services; Independent Living Services; Assistive Technology Services; Training and Education; Job-related Services