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King County Government has determined that in order to slow the spread of COVID-19, King County will close many face-to-face customer service operations until further notice. Please call the Community Health Access Program (CHAP) at 1-800-756-5437 for assistance.

Where ORCA cards can be used

Get where you need to go.
Pay a lot less to get there.

ORCA LIFT, a reduced transit fare that can help you get more out of your public transportation system.

Learn more from Metro's main ORCA LIFT website.

Your ORCA LIFT card provides you with a reduced transit fare on select regional transit systems throughout the Puget Sound area. ORCA LIFT cards will also work with transit agencies not offering a reduce rate, but at the full adult fare.

To qualify, a person's gross household income (before taxes are taken out) must be no more than 200 percent of the federal poverty level as established by the U.S. Health and Human Services Department.

200% of federal poverty level

Family Size Monthly
1 $2,265
2 $3,052
3 $3,839
4 $4,625
5 $5,412
6 $6,199
7 $6,985
8 $7,772

See additional details from
Metro's ORCA Lift website

Assistance provided by:
Public Health outreach workers and community-based partner agencies who also can help with health insurance and other programs.


For lost, stolen or damaged LIFT cards:
Call Metro Customer Service at 206-553-3000.


To apply or renew LIFT cards:
Visit Metro's Reduced Fare Portal. You can also apply in person at the locations listed below. If you need assistance, call 800-756-5437.


Are you currently at student at a university, college or technical institute?
Learn more about LIFT enrollment opportunities and transportation options.


Subsidized Annual Pass:
King County Metro and Sound Transit have partnered to create a new, subsidized annual pass program. Riders who qualify are issued a free ride pass for 12 calendar months and it's renewable each year. Learn more to see if you qualify.

Enroll for health insurance and ORCA LIFT cards

If applying for health insurance, you will need to know your birth date, social security number, and annual income before taxes and deductions. Legal immigrants will need to supply a passport, alien, or other immigration numbers.

Metro Seattle Office
Located next to Metro's Customer Service office on Jackson
201 S. Jackson, Seattle, WA 98104

  • Monday, Wednesday, and Thursdays, 8:30am - 4:30pm (closed from 1:00-2:00 pm for lunch)
  • Assistance available in English and Spanish
  • Phone: 1-800-756-5437
  • Email: chap@kingcounty.gov

Federal Way Storefront - Washington Healthplanfinder Office
1640 S 318th Place #B, Federal Way, 98003

  • Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am-5:00 pm
  • Saturdays 10:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Assistance available in English and Spanish
  • Phone: 1-800-756-5437
  • Email: chap@kingcounty.gov

Global to Local
4040 S 188th St Ste 201, SeaTac, WA 98188

  • Monday, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Tuesday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Thursday, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Friday, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Market Commons at Pike Place Market
1901 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98101

  • Every 1st and 3rd Mondays, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (closed for lunch 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm)

North Seattle College Opportunity Center for Employment & Education (OCE & E) Building
9600 College Way N, Seattle, WA 98103

  • Thursdays, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (closed for lunch 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)

Bellevue Library Resource Event
1111 110th Ave NE Bellevue 98004

  • Every last Thursday, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Centro Rendu St Vincent de Paul in Kent
King County Adult Dental Assistance Program Event

310 Central Ave N, Kent 98032

  • Saturday, July 2, 2022, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Kent Cornucopia Days
Downtown Kent between W. Smith & W. Gowe St

  • Friday, July 8 and Saturday, July 9, 2022, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Hope Festival
Exibition Hall at Seattle Center

301 Mercer St, Seattle 98109

  • Saturday, July 9, 2022, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Compass Center Resource Fair
77 S Washington St, Seattle 98104

  • Wednesday, July 13, 2022, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Para Los Niños
King County Adult Dental Assistance Program Event

15220 6th Ave SW, Burien 98166

  • Saturday, July 16, 2022, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • For dental services: Eligibility screening required, appointments preferred. Call 1-800-756-5437

Centro Rendu St Vincent de Paul in Kent
Mammogram Event

310 Central Ave N, Kent 98032

  • Saturday, July 16, 2022, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • Mammograms by appointment at 1-800-756-5437

Renton Gurudwara Health Camp
5200 Talbot Rd S., Renton 98055

  • Sunday, July 17, 2022, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

MOSAIC Tacoma's Art and Cultural Festival
Wright Park

501 S I St, Tacoma 98405

  • Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24, 2022, 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Cierra Sister's Wellness Festival
Skyway Grocery Outlet

11656 68th Ave S, Seattle 98178

  • Saturday, July 30, 2022, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Mammograms by appointment at 1-800-756-5437
  • COVID vaccines: All doses ages 5 and up

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