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Affordable Seattle

Affordable Seattle is an online resource to help you find benefits you may be eligible for in the City of Seattle.

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Explore a comprehensive list of City, County, and State free and discounted resources to support you and your family.

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Education and Child Care

Seattle Parks and Recreation Before/After School Care

Recreational child care for children 5-12 years old.

Seattle Parks and Recreation Preschool Scholarships

Half-day recreational preschool programs for children 3-5 years.

Seattle Preschool Program

Get high-quality and affordable preschool for your 3 or 4 year-olds.

Seattle Promise - College Assistance

Get financial support and personal guidance needed to succeed in college.

Child Care Assistance program

Get assistance with child care for children up to age 13.

Pathway Preschool Program

Free, flexible schedule, preschool for children ages 3 to 4.

Seattle Parks and Recreation Summer Camps

Scholarships available for summer camps for youth ages 3 to 17.


Fresh Bucks Match

A healthy food program that helps Seattle residents afford fresh fruits and vegetables.

Fresh Bucks Vouchers

A healthy food program that helps Seattle residents afford fresh fruits and vegetables.



ORCA LIFT offers to 50% discount on transit fares for adults (19-64).

ORCA Youth Card

King Country Metro ORCA Youth Card offers up to 50% discount on transit fares for youth ages 6-18.

Vehicle License Fee Rebate

Get a $20 license fee rebate for cars registered in Seattle.

Low Income Restricted Parking Zone Permit

Income-eligible vehicle owners can receive a restricted parking zone (RPZ) permit for $10.

ORCA Opportunity: Middle School

Free ORCA cards for income-qualified middle school students.

ORCA Opportunity: High School

Free ORCA cards for Seattle Public School high school students.

ORCA Opportunity: Seattle Promise Scholars

Free ORCA cards for Seattle Promise scholars

ORCA Opportunity: Seattle Housing Authority Residents

Free ORCA cards for Seattle Housing Authority residents.


Utility Discount Program

Get discounted rates on Seattle City Light and Seattle Public Utilities bills.

Wave Simply Internet

Get low-cost, high-speed Internet for around $10 a month.

Internet Essentials from Comcast

Get low-cost, high-speed Internet and discounted rates on electronics.

Free Toilet Program

Get a free toilet, installation, and recycling of your old water wasting toilet.