Renton, WA Homeless Information Forum

Welcome to our Renton, WA information forum. I have added some questions for you and posted them below.

The goal is to compile as much local information as possible for those who are homeless and need food or homeless resource assistance in Renton.

If you are familiar with Renton and the homeless situation, please answer the questions below as fully as possible. Let's build a useful resource section that only you and those intimately familiar with Renton will know.

Mike Manning, owner of HomelessShelterDirectory.org

Are You Currently Homeless In Renton, WA? Help Us Find Out Where To Find The Best Homeless Resources In Renton, WA


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2017-12-22 22:31:24In a car
2019-11-01 21:36:40I’m currently in my car and it’s safe and unsafe at the same time.
2020-01-23 10:10:02City Hall Seattle Washington
2020-01-23 13:17:32I'm living outside in a tent
2020-02-03 20:35:39my car
2020-03-26 10:53:54Outside, in Renton, walooking for emergency shelter ros in a tent just got kicked out of the spot I was in


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2017-12-22 22:31:24Where ever I can
2020-03-26 10:53:54Catholic Community Church


User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2018-11-04 18:34:06Mom with 5 children leaving abusive relationship
2019-09-30 10:42:52My only family that is willing to help is my dad and my boyfriend and we are all currently homeless due to low income and not having a job or no credit
2019-11-01 21:36:40I got out of an abusive relationship and trying to get my life back together by trying to find more stable work between sporadic gigs I have.
2020-01-23 10:10:02I need a shelter that will allow me a job. I work by the day, and afteri would like to rest, not just walk the Seattle streets
2020-01-23 13:17:32My family was evicted and my son's father and I don't get along so we're separated now. I've be mentally and verbally abused and I need counseling/ therapy help as well.
2020-02-03 20:35:39I am a single mother with 5 children who was laid off 2 months ago, ran out of money to pay my rent so I am now living in my car with my 5 children
2020-03-26 10:53:54Daughters temporarily out of home, lack of ability to effectivly communicate with Section 8 Housing Authority and a series of many similar but different incidence seeking suitable housing unable to find any successfully has left me homeless



User Answers Provided
Date AddedUser Response
2018-11-04 18:34:06Knowledge to gain stability
2019-09-30 10:42:52They should stop separating families because a child is old enough to be on their own and there shouldn’t be a rule saying domestic partners can’t be in the same shelter sleeping in the same bed. My boyfriend doesn’t like being alone and my father is disabled. They both need me and we need shelter but no one is willing to take us all.
2019-11-01 21:36:40Keeping families together and providing more support for individuals getting out of abusive relationships or falling onto hard times.
2020-01-23 10:10:02Larger capacity buildings
2020-01-23 13:17:32More funding and help to assume financial responsibility
2020-02-03 20:35:39shelters for women and children
2020-03-26 10:53:54Direct guidance options and ability to follow through with obtaining service to better enable me to help

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