Tacoma Human Rights & Human Services Department
This department provides free educational programs and services related to landlord/tenant law. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The department also may be able to make referrals for free or sliding scale legal assistance. Located at:
ChiQuata Elder, Landlord-Tenant Coordinator
747 Market Street, Room 1044
Tacoma, WA 98402-3779
Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association - Volunteer Legal Services
This group provides legal services for low income individuals and families. They have legal clinics on a range of issues including Landlord-Tenant Act and other housing issues. They also provide free one on one meetings with volunteer attorneys.
Pierce County Community Action Agency
The agency provides a variety of housing-related services to residents of Pierce County (excluding the city of Tacoma), including landlord/tenant counseling, barrier removal (for non-accessible housing), and fair housing education and referral services.
3602 Pacific Ave, Suite 200
Tacoma, WA 98418
The Northwest Justice Project provides an online clearinghouse of legal self-help materials and tools that provide information about non-criminal legal problems affecting low-income people in Washington. To learn whether you qualify for free assistance contact the Coordinated Legal Education Advice and Referral Service (CLEAR) at 888.201.1014.
The Tenants Union, a non-profit organization based in Seattle, maintains a website with referrals for resources throughout the state.