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NamePhone NumberAddressWebsite/Description
Children’s Musical Theatre(509)925-2664409 S. Sampson Ellensburg 
Clymer Museum of Art(509)962-6416416 N. Pearl St. Ellensburg 
Gallery One Visual Arts Center(509)925-2670408 N. Pearl St. Ellensburg 
Stage Door Dance Studio(509)925-2028307 N. Main Ellensburg 
Campus Resources   
Associated Students of CWU Board of Directors(509)963-1693SURC
CAMP College Assistance Migrant Program(509)963-1729Hertz
Campus-Community Coalition(509)963-3240SURC
Campus Life(509)963-1450SURC
Career Services(509)963-1921Barge 204M/
Center for Excellence in Leadership(509)963-1524SURC
Chimpanzee & Human Communication Institute(509)963-2244  
Community Counseling and Psychological Assessment Center(509)963-2501PSY 118 
Continuing Education(509)963-1504Bouillon
Disability Support Services(509)963-2171Bouillon
Diversity Education Center(509)963-1685SURC
Early Childhood Learning Center(509)963-1366
Financial AID/Student Employment(509)963-3008Barge
Gear Up(509)963-1250Hertz
Gerontology Program(509)963-3669PSY 461 
Human Resources(509)963-1202
International Studies & Programs(509)963-3612International Center
Non-emergency reporting- Kittcom(509)925-8534  
Retired and Senior(509)962-4311707 N. Pearl Suite 1 
Volunteer program   
University Housing & New Student Program(509)
University Recreation(509)963-3510SURC
University Writing Center(509)963-1296Hertz
Veterans Affairs Office(509)963-3028Mitchel Hall, 1st Floor 
Washington Sensory Disabilities Services(509)963-1131Black 225-21 
Wildcat Wellness Center(509)963-3213Kamola
Women Studies Program(509)963-2488L&L
Cancer Support   
Kittitas Valley Community Hospital(509) 962-7320Yakima, WACancer support group, medical
library, home care, social worker.
North Star Lodge(509) 574-3400Yakima, WATreatment, research, care for the
“whole” person, education,
coordination of care, emotional
support, community resources.
Wellness House(509) 575-6686Yakima, WASupport groups, peer mentors,
education, grief counseling. Free programs.
American Cancer Society (ACS)1-800-ACS-2345  
Cancer Care Northwest(509) 228-1300Spokane, WAInformation, support groups,
education, treatment.
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance(206) 288-7222Seattle, WATreatment, research, support
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS)(888) 650-9127Silver Spring, MDToolbox, publications, connect with
others, personal stories.
The Wellness Community(888) 793-WELLWashington, DCSupport, education, nutrition,
education, hope.
Cancer Care(800) 813-HOPE x 4673New York, NYOnline support group, professional support services for patients and caregivers.
Cancer Hope(877) HOPE-NETChester, NJFree one-on-one support for cancer patients and their families.
Resource links.
Gilda’s Club(800) 813-HOPE x 4673New York, NYIn honor of Gilda Radner (Saturday
Night Live). Family focused. Support
and humor.
AAA Daycare(509)962-1222913 N. Pfenning Rd Ellensburg 
ABC and 123 Childcare Center(509)966-67893912 W. Logan Ave Yakima 
After School Safe Place (First Presbyterian Church)(509)925-37411307 E. 3rd Ave Ellensburg 
Apple Valley Child Care(509)457-35911020 S. 26th Ave Yakima 
Bremi’s Kids Child Care Center(509)469-5437607 S. 36th Ave. off Tieton Dr. Yakima 
Central Washington University Preschool/Daycare(509)963-1744400 E. 8th Ave Ellensburg 
CMA Church Day Care(509)933-78191407 N. B Ellensburg 
Creative Kids(509)899-1711Ellensburg 
Foursquare Church(509)925-7680906 E. Mt. View Ellensburg 
Preschool and Daycare   
Headstart Upper County(509)674-5187110 N. Pennslyvania Ave Cle Elum 
Little Dreamers Child Care(509)925-1105Ellensburg 
Little Rascals Daycare(509)929-3469902 W. 3rd Ave Ellensburg 
Munchkinland(509)962-42481006 S Ruby St Ellensburg 
Kids Inc.(509)457-54373300 Roosevelt Ave. Yakima 
Young At Heart Day Care(509)859-2889501 Kimberly Lane Ellensburg 
Little Butterflies Childcare(509)656-995550 Pioneer Trl Cle Elum 
Busy Buddies Childcare(509)649-2273P.O. Box 1017 Roslyn 
Pastel Pony Childcare and Preschool(509)925-5121401 S. Willow St. Ellensburg 
Chronic Illness   
Family Caregiver Alliance
Today’s Caregiver
Aging and Longterm Care

Family caregiver support, senior information and assistance.

How to Survive Caring for an Aging Parent
A Place for Mom
National Council on Aging
Hospice Friends – Kittitas County(509)962-7379401 E Mountain View Avenue

Ellensburg, WA 98926
Services and supplies for chronically
ill and terminally ill.
Chronic Pain

WA State Pain Clinic Guide.
Breakthrough pain, Medications.
Pain Library. “Ask the Pain

American Chronic Pain Association

Peer support and education.
Health care. Community
awareness. Relaxation guide.

American Pain Association

Research, Education, Treatment, Advocacy, Current News. Geared
towards the medical and scientific professions.

Pain Management: An Alternative and Complementary Medicine Resource Guide

Self-help and Referral. Government Resources, Clinical Trials, Books,

Chronic Pain Support Group
A Body, Mind,Spirit, Counseling, Massage, and Hypno Therapy(509)962-9656814 E. 5th Ave Ellensburg 
Alcohol Drug Dependency Service



507 Nanum St Room 111 Ellensburg 
Alternatives Center For Change(509)962-6626103 E 4th Ave Ste 205 Ellensburg 
Center For Counseling and Psycho Therapy LLC(509) 966-72461015 S. 40th No 23 Yakima 
Central Washington Comp Mental Health(509)925-9861220 W 4th Ave Ellensburg 
Cle Elum Branch(509)674-2340309 E 1st St, Cle Elum 
Eastside Vocational Services(509)962-19501206 N Dolanvay Rd. Ste 208 Ellensburg 
ASPEN- Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault(509)925-9384220 W 4th Ave, Ellensburg 
Care Net Pregnancy Center(509)925-2273111 E 4th Ave,
Community Psychological Services Center(509)963-2501CWU, Ellensburg 
CWU- Student Health & Counseling Center(509)963-1391(11th & Poplar) 400 E University Way, Ellensburg
Family Health Hotline800-322-2588  
Kittitas Valley Community Hospital(509)962-9841603 S Chestnut St,
Kittitas Valley Recovery Service(509)925-7227103 E 4th Ave, Suite 204, Ellensburg 
Planned Parenthood of Central WA(509)925-7113312 N Pine,
Planned Parenthood(509)952-2451415 E 1st, Cle Elum 98922 
Cle Elum Express Health Center   
Solberg, Kristen(509)925-3321500 E Cherry Lane D-2, Ellensburg 
Northwest Associates(509)925-7507707 N. Pearl St Ste E Ellensburg 
Catholic Family and Child Services(509)965-71005301 Tieton Drive Suite C, Yakima 98908 
Center for Counseling and Psychotherapy(509)966-72461015 S 40th Ave Ste 23, Yakima
Central WA Comprehensive Mental Health- Yakima(509)575-4084402 S 4th Ave, PO Box 959, Yakima
Christian Counseling Center(509)454-8885111 W Washington Ave #2, Yakima 98903


Cornerstone Counseling Center(509)452-5300411 S 12th Ave, Yakima 98902

Family Counseling Services(509)575-55231409 Fruitvale Blvd, Yakima 98902 
Memorial Hospital(509)575-11742811 Tieton Drive, Yakima
Planned Parenthood Yakima Health Center866-904-77211117 Tieton drive, Yakima
Planned Parenthood Yakima Express Center(509)454-43381002 N 16th Ave, Yakima 98902 
Oral Health Access(509)933-8220
Developmental Dissabilities   
Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)
Bueschel, Richard F Attorney & Counselor at law(509) 925-7124208 E 6th Ave Ste 200, Ellensburg 
Busha Law Offices(509) 933-2646306 S Main Ste 2, Ellensburg 
Cone Gilreath Law Offices(509) 925-3191200 E 3rd, Ellensburg 
Gano & Grijalva Attorneys at law(509) 962-3400  
Lathrop Winbauer Harrel Slothower & Denison(509) 925-6916201 W 7th Ave, Ellensburg 
Mellergaard Kambra Attorney at law(509) 925-39531206 N Dolarway Rd Ste 105, Ellensburg 
Powers C K Law Office(509) 933-7210707 N Pearl Ste A, Ellensburg 
Rinker, Jan(509) 962-1500510 N Ruby St, Ellensburg 
Calvary Baptist Church(509)925-3688840 Cowboy Lane, Ellensburg 
Catholic Campus Ministry(509)925-3043706 N Sprague St, Ellensburg 
Chestnut St Baptist Church(509)925-2424609 N Chestnut St, Ellensburg 
Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship(509)925-91391009 N D St, Ellensburg 
Christian & Missionary Alliance Church(509)674-2664327 Madison St, Cle Elum 
Church of Christ(509)925-1822408 S Maple, Ellensburg 
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints(509)925-60011700 Brick Road, Ellensburg 
Kittitas Valley Student Branch(509)925-9416  
Community of Christ(509)925-2295306 N Anderson St, Ellensburg 
Ellensburg Christian & Missionary Alliance Church(509)933-78001407 N B St, Ellensburg 
Ellensburg Foursquare Church(509)925-5000906 E Mt View, Ellensburg 
Faith Baptist Church(509)933-2199Ellensburg 
Faith Chapel Church of God(509)962-2205401 S Ruby St, Ellensburg 
Family Christian Center/Assembly of God(509)925-3310701 E Capitol Ave, Ellensburg 
First Baptist Church(509)925-3322306 N Sprague St, Ellensburg 
First Lutheran Church(509)925-2844512 N Ruby, Ellensburg 
First Presbyterian Church(509)925-31491307 E 3rd, Ellensburg 
First United Methodist(509)962-9257210 N Ruby, Ellensburg 
Good Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church(509)962-85211402 Brick Rd, Ellensburg 
Grace Episcopal Church(509)962-29511201 N B St, Ellensburg 
Great Round Up Covenant Church(509)933-2500PO Box 879, Ellensburg 
Higher Ways World Outreach(509)968-4028Hal Holmes Center, Ellensburg 
Independent Baptist Church(509)962-14331104 Okanogan, Ellensburg 
Jehovas’ Wittnesses Hall(509)925-57491404 Vantage Hwy, Ellensburg 
Kittitas Community Church(509)968-33313rd and Pierce, Kittitas 
Kittitas Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation(509)933-3198400 N Anderson St, Ellensburg 
New Family Assembly(509)968-3847212 N Main St, Kittitas 
Quaker Silent Meeting (Religious Society of Friends)(509)968-3117400 N Anderson St, Ellensburg 
St. Andrew’s Catholic Church(509)925-2644401 S Willow St, Ellensburg 
Seventh Day Adventist(509)962-9723415 W 14th, Ellensburg 
Thorp Community Church(509)964-2222150 1st St PO Box 157, Thorp 
 (509) 674-5501105 E 1st, Cle Elum 
Hospice Friends- Nonmedical services(509) 962-7379401 E Mountain View Ave Ste 3, Ellensburg 
Kittitas Valley Home Health & Hospice(509) 962-7438  
Cle Elum Urgent Care Center(509) 647-6944201 Alpha Way, Cle Elum 
Feminist Women’s Health Center- Cedar River Clinic(509) 575-6422106 East E St, Yakima 98901 
Kittitas Valley Community Hospital(509) 962-9841603 S Chestnut St, Ellensburg 
Yakima Regional(509) 575-5000110 S 9th Ave,
Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital(509) 575-80002811 Tieton Drive, Yakima 98902

Illness Support   
Alzheimer’s Association1-800-272-
Inland NW Chapter – Spokane, WA(509) 473-3390Spokane, WA 
Western and Central Washington State Chapter(206) 363-5500127 – 30th Ave. NE, Suite 101 Seattle WA 98125 
Alzheimer’s Education and Referral Center  National Institute on Aging – NIA
American Diabetes Association(509) 624-7478
W. 801 5th Ave. #319
Spokane, WA 99204
Local Diabetes Education and Support Groups Kittitas Valley Community Hospital – Ellensburg, WAFor more information please contact
Mary Jo Morrissey,
M.S, RD., CDE at (509)962-7433, or Pamela Dick, M.S.
R.D. at (509)962-7373
Eating Disorder Referral and Information Center854-481-15152923 Sandy Pointe, Suite 6
Del Mar, CA 92014-2052
Answering any questions you might
have about eating disorders and their prevention.
National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)Toll-Free (800)931-2237
FAX (206)829-8501
603 Stewart Street, Suite 803
Seattle, WA 98101-1264

Formally EDAP & AABA. The National Eating Disorders Association is the
largest nonprofit organization in the
U.S. dedicated to expanding public understanding of eating disorders
and promoting access to quality
treatment for those affected along
with support for their families through education, advocacy and research.

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD)(847)831-3438Box 7 Highland Park, IL 60035An association that is concerned
with and provides a wide variety of programs for the entire Eating
Disorders field (consumer advocacy, counsel, education, referral list,
research, etc.)
Eating Disorders Anonymous (EDA) 18233 N. 16th Way
Phoenix, AZ 85022
Academy for Eating Disorders (AED)(703)556-92226728 Old McLean Village Drive
McLean, VA 22101
Promotes effective treatment and prevention initiatives, and stimulates research. AED sponsors an
international conference.
The Dressing Room Project(802)522-494945 State St #280
Montpelier, VT 05602

The Dressing Room Project is an
initiative of Emerging Women’s
a non-profit organization for teen girls’ empowerment.

The Elisa Project(214)369-52228600 NW Plaza Drive, Suite 2B
Dallas, Texas 75225
Educating Health professionals,
Parents, Children, The Community
and The Funding Community.
Jessie’s Wish(804)378-303213101 Glenmeadow Court
Midlothian, VA 23114-3014
A 501(c)3 organization to help educate about eating disorders and raise funds
to help with financial assistance when there is inadequate or no health
insurance available.
National Center for Overcoming Overeating(212)875-0442P.O. Box 1257
Old Chelsea Station
New York, NY 10113-0920
Women’s Campaign to End Body Hatred and Dieting
Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness(561)841-0900P.O. Box 13155
North Palm Beach
FL 33408-3155
Seeks to establish easily accessible programs across the nation that allow children and young adults the
opportunity to learn about eating
Eating Disorders Coalition(202)543-3842609 10th Street NE, Suite #1
Washington, DC 20002
To promote, at the federal level, further investment in the healthy development of children and all at risk for eating disorders, recognition of eating disorders as a public health priority, and commitment to effective prevention and evidence based and accessible treatment of these disorders.
Harvard Eating Disorders Center (HEDC)1-888-236-
356 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02118
A national nonprofit organization dedicated to research and education, seeking to expand knowledge about Eating Disorders, their detection, treatment and prevention.
Healing Connections, Inc.(212)585-34501461A First Ave., Suite 303
New York, NY 10021
A non-profit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that strives to save lives through education, prevention, intervention, advocacy and future financial assistance for people suffering from Anorexia and Bulimia.
Overeaters Anonymous(505)891-2664
Fax: (505)891-4320
P.O. Box 44020
Rio Rancho, New Mexico 87124-4020
Dealing with the issues of Compulsive Overeating. Site contains information on OA, info for healthcare professionals, a meeting locator map, fact file, OA literature, upcoming events and more.
WINS We Insist on Natural Shapes1-800-600-
P.O. Box 19938
Sacramento, CA 95819
A nonprofit organization dedicated to educating adults and children about what normal, healthy, shapes are. The dangers of eating disorders and excessive dieting.
HUGS International Inc.Contact: Linda Omichinski, RD The center for information and resources about nondieting for adults and teens. We offer worldwide support and programs for people seeking a lifestyle without diets.
Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia 1 West 91st Street
New York, NY 10024
The Center has four objectives: effective treatment, specialized training, significant research, and increased community understanding.
British Columbia Eating Disorders Assocation(250)383-2755841 Fairfield Road
Victoria BC Canada
Non-profit organization dedicated to peer support, peer counseling, and advocacy. We also run prevention programs for elementary, secondary schools and university/college classes.
Compulsive Eaters Anonymous – H.O.W.(310) 942-8161
Fax: (310) 948-3721
PO BOX 4403
10016 Pioneer Blvd Suite 101
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
A twelve step recovery program.
Eating Disorders Professionals (IAEDP)(800) 800-8126
Fax: (407) 338-9913
123 NW 13th St. #206
Boca Raton, FL 33432-1618
An organization providing education, newsletters, local chapters, monthly bulletins, regional workshops, and certification. Professional membership.
Promoting Legislation & Education About Self-Esteem, Inc. (PLEASE)(860) 521-2515

91 S Main
Street West Hartford, CT 06107

Memberships and Educational Programs, Workshops, and local chapters. Watch-dog of the growing diet industry.
National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance, Inc. (NAAFA)(800) 442-1214

P.O. Box
Sacramento, CA 95818

Advocacy group promoting size acceptance. Membership newsletters, educational materials, regional chapters, yearly convention, and pen-pal program.
Fibromyalgia Support Group of Kittitas County(509)933-4509Grace Episcopal Church
102 W. 12th St.
Ellensburg, WA 98926
Contact Mary or Michael Livingston
Meets first and third Fridays of the month from 11am to noon.
All persons with Fibromyalgia and their supporters are welcome.
This group is sponsored by the Kittitas Valley Community Hospital.
Fibromyalgia Network  Community, Education, Support.
Fibromyalgia – Mayo Clinic   
ALS Association   
Evergreen Chapter(425)656-1650
Fax: (425)656-1649
19110 66th Ave S.
Kent, WA 98032
Serving WA, West Montana, Northern Idaho & Alaska
Oregon and SW Washington Chapter(503)238-5559
Fax: (503)296-5590
310 SW 4th Avenue
Ste. 630
Portland, OR 97204
National Multiple Sclerosis Society   
Greater Washington Chapter1-800-344-
192 Nickerson Street, Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98109
Inland Washington Chapter Spokane, WA 
Parkinson’s Disease Foundation   
Northwest Parkinson’s Foundation877-980-7500Box 56
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Legal help   
Dispute Resolution Center(509) 925-5123105 W 5th Ave, Ellensburg 
WA LawHelp
Longterm Care/Senior Apartments/Senior Stuff   
Cascade Manor Senior Apartments(509)925-3061101 S. Pearl St. Ellensburg 
Drycreek Assisted Living Community(509)925-1220818 Mt View Ave Ellensburg 
Elm View Supported Living(509)925-6688204 East 6th Avenue Ellensburg 
Hearthstone Cottage(509)925-3099802 E Mt View Ave Ellensburg 
Huntington Court Senior Apartments(509)925-5178206 E Manitoba Ave Ellensburg 
Mountainview Medows Assisted Living Community(509)925-44841008 E Mt View Ave Ellensburg 
Royal Vista Care Center(509)925-14041506 Radio Road Ellensburg 
Senior Nutrition Program(509)933-3333506 S. pine St Ellensburg 
Home Care Services(509)962-62421206 N Dolanvay Rd. Ste 217 Ellensburg 
Home Care of Washington(509)933-1982  
Alzheimers’ Association of Western and Central Washington(206)363-5500/
12721 – 30th Avenue NE, Suite 101 Seattle, WA 98125
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Cle Elum
Big House Family Home for Seniors & Disabled Adults(509)674-7301751 Big House Rd Cle Elum 
Aging and Long Term Care(509)674-5233116 Oakes, Suite A Cle Elum 
Briarwood Commons(509)933-18881001 S. Chestnut St. Ellensburg
Brookwood Apartments(509)925-3509606 E. Manitoba Ave Ellensburg 
Cle Elum Manor Apartments(509)674-4771100 N Pennsylvania Ave Cle Elum 
Ellensburg Adult Activity Center(509)962-7242506 S. Pine St. Ellensburg
Elumwood Apartments(509)674-5161200 E 2nd Cle Elum 
Hampton Court(509)925-2899700 N Cle Elum St Ellensburg 
Home Care of Kittitas Valley 302 E 2nd Ave Ellensburg 
Housing Authority of Kittitas County(509)962-9006107 West 11th Ave 
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program(509)962-4311??? N Pearl St Ellensburg 
Rosewood Active Adult Retirement Community(509)962-21001101 E Umptanum Rd Ste 500 Ellensburg 
Total Care Inc(509)925-2299Ellensburg 
Trinal Manor(509)962-9006107 W 11th Ave Ellensburg 
Upper Kittitas County Senior Center(509)674-7530719 E 3rd St Cle Elum 
Military Family Resources   
Washington State Family Programs(253) 512-8000  
Iraq War Veterans   
Spouse BUZZ – Virtual Spouse Support Group   
Benefits of Service   
U.S. Army Family Readiness Group   
National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder(802) 296-6300  
Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)(509) 925-9488  
Veterans Assistance(509) 962-7055  
Immediate Contact in Kittitas County – Gene Ketzenberg(509) 899-5678  
Pregnancy/Family Planning   
Care Net Pregnancy Center(509) 925-2273111 E 4th, Ellensburg 
Child Birth Class- Katie McKeown(509) 933-8633  
Feminist Women’s Health Center/Women’s Choice Health Clinic(509) 575-6422106 East E St, Yakima 98901 
KVCH Family Birthing Center(509) 962-9841603 S Chestnut St, Ellensburg 
Midwifery Services(509) 962-5000  
Mother’s Support Group(509) 962-7515Public Health Dept 
  507 N Nanum St, Ellensburg 
New Hope Council(509) 925-4844  
Pregnancy care and delivery(509) 962-5000  
Pregnancy exercise program(509) 962-9675  
Prenatal Classes(509) 962-7340  
Planned Parenthood of Central WA(509)925-7113312 N Pine,
Planned Parenthood Cle Elum Express Health Center(509)952-2451415 E 1st, Cle Elum 98922 
Women-Infants-Children (WIC)(509)962-7077 double check
Planned Parenthood Yakima Health Center866-904-77211117 Tieton drive, Yakima
Agapeland Preschool & Kindergarten(509)697-1632560 McGonagle Rd, Selah
Cornerstone Preschool & Child Care(509)925-3419705 S. Matthews Rd. Ellensburg 
Country Kids Child Development Center(509)453-4462 OR (509)453-8688909 N. 21st Ave Yakima, & 641 N. Keys Rd Terrace Heights 
Wesley Preschool (at Wesley United Methodist Church)(509)966-237014 N 48th Ave (48th & Chestnut) Yakima 
I Know I Can Preschool(509)962-96122531 Kittitas Hwy Ellensburg 
Learning Joy Preschool(509)933-78271407 North B St. Ellensburg 
Little Country Preschool(509)925-79761800 Strande Rd. Ellensburg 
Wishing Tree School(509)248-4620 OR (509)949-48442612-103 W. Nob Hill Blvd Yakima 
Westpark Christian Academy(509)966-16323902 Summitview Ave Yakimahttp://www.westparkchristian
Ellensburg Racquet & Recreation Center(509)925-86366061 Vantage Hwy Ellensburg 
Ginkgo Interpretive Trails(509)856-2710Old Vantage Hwy Vantage 
Youth Services   
Ellensburg Library Kids
Ellensburg Youth and Community Center
 (509)453-8688641 N. Keys Rd Terrace Heights 
American Legion Club(509)925-9488Ellensburg
Kittitas County Veteran’s Coalition(509)933-2932 Eburg (509)674-3872 Cle Elum413 N Main St Ste H Ellensburg 98926