About Basic Needs

Due to recent COVID-19 developments, please refer to this page for frequent updates regarding our hours of operation, services, and procedures for Basic Needs business operations including Dry Tykes, Wet Wipes and our Thurston County Food Bank Satellite Pantry.

Experiencing financial stress, food/housing insecurity, safety, employment and/or other barriers and want support and guidance? Do you have additional basic needs questions or need help navigating community resources? Book a consultation with our Basic Needs Navigator by emailing basicneeds@familyess.org

Help Us Move In (HUMI) Grant

Next Right Step Grant offered in partnership with the Zonta Club of Olympia 

Mason County Phone Minute Assistance – in thanks to United Way Mason County

Choice Regional Health Network

Cascadia Cares

Moore Wright Partnership

Thurston County Food Bank Partnership

Little Red School House

Dry Tykes, Wet Wipes

For more information, please contact Zuelekha Mance, Basic Needs Navigator.