The Urban Rest Stop (URS) is a hygiene center providing free restrooms, showers and laundry facilities to homeless men, women and children in a clean, safe and dignified environment. The Ballard URS has 5 private shower rooms, 5 washers and 9 dryers, and restrooms available for use. Patrons receive free toiletries including toothbrushes, toothpaste, disposable razors, shaving cream, shampoo and soap.
The URS also provides information and referral materials for homeless individuals and families and is available in English and other languages.
All services are provided at no cost to patrons.
The Ballard Urban Rest Stop is located at 2014-B NW 57th St. Seattle, WA (Map)
(entrance to left of Cheryl Chow Court entrance)
Hours: Monday-Friday: 6:30AM-2:30PM with daily closure from 10:30AM-11:30AM
The last laundry appointment is at noon. The last shower appointment is 12:30.
Laundry appointments may be made by telephone, Monday through Friday, after 6:30a.m., at (206) 258-3626. Shower appointments must be made in person.
Phone: (206) 258-3626
King County Metro buses 15, 17, 18, 29, 40, 44, 994 & the D-line all stop within 3 blocks of the Ballard URS