Services not provided*

*Assistance may be available at other resources.  Visit Helpline's resource room or call the front desk at (206)842.7621 to make an appointment with a social worker.  

Payment unavailable for

•  car payments
•  car repairs
•  legal/attorney fees
•  computers or computer repair
•  car insurances (except for work)
•  tuition
•  storage lockers
•  legal fees such as traffic tickets
•  furniture

•  vacations/airfare

•  moving trucks/movers

•  funeral costs

•  narcotic prescriptions

•  holiday presents

•  credit card bills

•  cable bill


 Volunteers and staff 

  • can not give financial, legal or medical advice

  • can not accept presents or gifts

  • can not make house calls or give clients rides

  • can not accept a volunteer application while a client is receiving Helpline services (until after 18 months from last service date).

Helpline House Food Bank and Social Services of Bainbridge Island

Helpline House is a community non-profit agency providing an umbrella of social services striving to help our Bainbridge Island neighbors to meet essential needs.  Basic services are provided cost-free, regardless of income.  Needs are defined broadly and not always financial.  Any community member in crisis or in need of consultation is welcome. 

Need after hours or emergency services?

Helpline House has a policy of non-discrimination regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual preference, age, disability or veteran’s status, and is in compliance with all requirements of law and regulations with respect to employment, volunteer participation or service delivery. 


282 Knechtel Way NE

Bainbridge Island, WA 98110



Mon - Fri, except Weds

9 - 11 AM

Food Bank Curbside Pickup

Mon - Fri, except Weds

12 PM - 4 PM

Social Work

Remote Services Only Via Phone
Weekdays 9 AM - 5 PM


(206) 842.7621



(206) 842-9867