Welcome to Transitional Resources

At Transitional Resources, we believe that all people, including those living with serious mental illness, deserve to lead a safe and meaningful life. We provide a continuum of behavioral health services; permanent, affordable housing; and a community of support to help people achieve better health and the dignity that all people deserve.

Who we are

Transitional Resources is a licensed behavioral health center and assisted living facility that has been serving King County since 1976. We believe that all people, including those living with serious mental illness such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, deserve to have a safe place …

What we do

At Transitional Resources, our hope is that men and women living with serious and persistent mental illness who are homeless, incarcerated, or hospitalized make a successful transition into stable living in the community. Although the transition from homelessness can be …

Support TR

If you share our belief that all people—including those with serious mental illness—deserve to have decent housing, to feel needed and wanted, to engage in meaningful activities, and to be a part of community, then please consider supporting our work.

News & Events

Our Impact Report for 2021 is here! We are so grateful for another year of bringing hope, opportunity, and recovery to our clients and the friends and neighbors who all make our work possible!  

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It’s official! We opened our doors on December 2 and it has been a busy whirlwind ever since! Once we found out everything was ready and we were approved to begin preparing, we rolled up our sleeves, ready to go! We immediately began hauling supplies that we’d stock piled for our new residents from our […]

Here is the complete interview with our TR Volunteers: Why were you interested in volunteering at TR? Why were you interested in volunteering at TR? Christine: I was actually really drawn to the West Coast–I’m from Minnesota originally–and had always wanted to move and live here. My background comes more from the biology and science […]

Here is our 2020 annual report! While this year was more than unusual to say the least, we did have many positive things to reflect back on. We are especially grateful to our community of friends and supporters for helping us in a multitude of ways this past year! Take a look at some of […]

  Transitional Resources’ mission is building better health, stable housing, and a community of support for people living with mental illness. We offer behavioral health services that are integrated and comprehensive, coupled with permanent, supportive housing. TR is seeking volunteers who really want to make a difference at TR and the community. Board service is […]

Our new Yancy Street Project is officially underway! Construction began early in the morning on Thursday July 30, 2020. This project has been in the works since 2018, and we are excited to see several years of planning and hard work come to fruition. This project will see our housing capacity expand by 50% and […]


Our 2019 Annual Report has arrived. This report highlights what we accomplished last year and also features a few stories of what we are working on now to continue providing resources and stability to those we serve. You can take a look at the full report here. We thank you again for your steadfast support, and […]

Dear Friends, I want to sincerely thank you for your compassion during the unprecedented situation we are all facing with the novel coronavirus outbreak. Transitional Resources is working hard to keep our community safe and healthy, and we are grateful to have so many friends and neighbors helping us make this possible. Our first priority […]

We Are In This Together: Transitional Resources’ Response to COVID-19   We at Transitional Resources take the health and well-being of our clients, staff, and community very seriously. From the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak, we have been following guidelines and have carried out steps outlined by the CDC, King County Public Health Department, and […]

We want to take a moment to highlight a passionate collective of women in West Seattle who are committed to spreading kindness and generosity to the community.  These women started Impact West Seattle with a simple but bold vision—to have 100 women give $100 each quarter to a local organization. The group now has nearly 200 […]

“I feel they really care about me, They want the best for me, and push me in that direction. And they love my art!” -Jenza   Before she came to TR, Jenza had been homeless for years and was in and out of the hospital. She was struggling to cope with her undiagnosed mental illness, […]

Bellevue auditing firm CPRS continues to demonstrate generosity and community in action. For over a decade, they have collectively raised funds and inspired giving for our annual fall dinner. As for the holidays, they always have something special in store; each year they collect a truck-load of items to give to TR clients. These gifts […]

Congratulations to TR client Joey, who was selected as a 2019 Community Change Champion by The Arc of King County! Joey shared his own personal story in testimony before the Washington House Health Care & Wellness Committee in support of HB 1199. This bill lifted income caps on our state’s Healthcare for Workers with Disabilities […]

Thank you for your incredible support! Thank you for your support at our annual fall event fundraiser! Together with your generosity and kindness, we have raised over $134,000! We had a record turn-out this year at our Evening of Inspiration dinner, with 285 friends and neighbors in attendance. TR is honored to have many passionate and dedicated […]

Please join us for our annual Fall event fundraiser! Visit our events page for additional information and to RSVP.

We are proud to show you the results of another successful and amazing year. This was all possible thanks to support from our community and friends like you! This is a snapshot of our many accomplishments this year. You can check out our expanded report here. We could not do our work without your continued […]

We have an exciting new development project underway here at TR! Be sure to watch this page for updates!

Join us on May 8 for the annual community-wide day of giving supporting local nonprofits! Your commitment and generosity to the community at Transitional Resources enables us to provide hope, opportunity, and recovery to our clients. We have had great success in the past thanks to the commitment from our friends in the community, and this […]

Raise a Glass for Good Help provide behavioral health and supportive housing services to people in need! Admission: $30.00 paid on entry  |   Includes 4 tastings We invite all of our friends and local community to toast to TR’s programs and accomplishments! Be the first to hear about some of TR’s upcoming projects and support […]

We hope you will join us on September 27th! Online registration is now closed. If you would still like to register for the event, please contact Emily McGrath at emilym@transitionalresources.org. Thank you to our generous community partners, whose sponsorship makes this event possible: Corporate Champions:  Gold Sponsors: Northwest Fire Systems Premier Long-Term Care Pharmacy Silver Sponsor: […]

Our fall fundraising dinner is just around the corner- join us!

Thank you to our friends at Catalysis for developing this new website for Transitional Resources!

Transitional Resources (TR) is thrilled to announce that a gift from NAMI Greater Seattle is helping us…

You can join with NAMI, TR and many other organizations and individuals from our region to stand up for people …

Thank you to everyone who attended our Toast to TR event, everyone who participated in GiveBIG…

Our annual fall fundraising dinner raised over $109,000! Thank you for being our circle of strength.

At our 2017 Evening of Inspiration, over 256 community members helped raise over $109,000 in support of our work!

Thank you for making this event a success! Over 40 community members joined us for a conversation at Folio.

Thank you for helping us raise over $85,000 at our annual fall dinner, An Evening of Inspiration!

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