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Anacortes is home to a vibrant community with access to many resources. Please look through the options below to find service groups, government agencies, and other organizations in Anacortes, Skagit County, and Washington State.

Art Community

Anacortes Arts Foundation

Phone: 360-293-4930

"The Anacortes Arts Foundation is a non-profit organization formed to serve the community by cultivating, promoting and sponsoring a variety of art forms." 

Anacortes Arts Festival
Office Address:
Anacortes Arts Festival
505 O Ave
Anacortes WA 98221
The Anacortes Arts Festival occurs every year in the beginning of August. In addition to the Festival, they also organize
other art-centered events throughout the year.

Business Resources

Anacortes Chamber of Commerce
Phone: (360) 293-7911
Office Address:
819 Commercial Ave.
Suite F 

Better Business Bureau

Economic Development Association of Skagit County (EDSAC)
Phone: (360) 336-6114
Office Address:
204 W Montgomery Street
Mount Vernon, Anacortes 98273  

Community Activities

Anacortes Boys & Girls Club
Phone: (360) 419-3723 x11
Location: City Hall Basement, 904 6th Street, Anacortes, WA 98221

Anacortes Community Garden
Location: 29th & Q Streets, Anacortes, WA 98221

Anacortes Farmers Market

Market Location:
The Depot plaza and nearby street
611 R Ave (the corner of 7th and R Ave)

Anacortes Public Library
Phone: (360) 293-1910
1220 10th Street
Anacortes, WA 98221
Anacortes Senior Center
Phone: (360) 293-7473
Office Address:
1701 22nd Street
Anacortes, WA 98221

Anacortes Senior College
Phone: (360) 503-1255
Office Address:
2200 M Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221
The Anacortes Senior College is a volunteer-led program that offers a diverse selection of courses to seniors that are 3-5 weeks long and is run our of classrooms in the Anacortes Middle School. 

Fidalgo Pool & Fitness Center
Phone: 360-293-0673
1603 22nd St
Anacortes WA  98221

Skagit County Parks & Rec. Department
Phone: (360) 336-9414
Office Address:
1730 Continental Place
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Food Banks

Anacortes 100 Food Bank
Phone: 360-293-6445
512 4th Street
Anacortes WA  98221
Days & Hours: Tuesday & Friday 10 am - 2 pm

Salvation Army Food Bank
Phone: (360) 293-6682
3001 R Drive, #100
Anacortes, WA 98221
Days & Hours: Mon and Wed 1-3:45 pm

St. Vincent DePaul Food Bank
Phone: (360) 293-9821
4001 St. Mary's Drive
Anacortes, WA 98221
Days & Hours: Fridays, 10am to 11 am

Government Resources

City of Anacortes
Phone: (360) 293-1900
City Hall Municipal Building Address:

904 6th Street
Corner of 6th Street & Q Avenue, behind the US Post Office
Mailing Address: PO Box 410 Anacortes WA 98221

Call Before You Dig
Phone: 811 or 1-800-424-5555

Consumer Protection 
Phone: 1-800-551-4636 (Washington Only)
Mail paper complaint forms to:
Attorney General’s Office Consumer Resource Center
800 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2000
Seattle, WA 98104

Department of Licensing: Drivers
Phone: (360) 588-0508
1005 Commercial Ave (behind old Radio Shack building)
Anacortes, WA 98221

Department of Licensing: Vehicle and Vessel
Phone: (360) 293-5533
Office Address:
819 Commercial Ave. Suite B
Anacortes, WA 98221

Anacortes Sister Cities Association
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1464
Anacortes, WA 98221

Employment Security Department
Phone: (360) 416-3500
Office Address:
301 Valley Mall Way Job Service Center
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Samish Indian Nation
Phone: (360) 293-6404
Office Address:
2916 Commercial Ave
Anacortes, WA 98221
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 217 Anacortes WA, 98221

Skagit County Planning and Permit Center
Phone: (360) 416-1320 (general questions)
Phone: (360) 416-1330 (inspection requests)
Physical and Mailing Address:
1800  Continental Place
Mount Vernon WA 98273

Social Security Administration (Skagit County)
Phone: 1-800-772-1213
Office Address:
301 Valley Mall Way Suite 100
Mount Vernon WA  98273

Swinomish Tribal Community
Phone: (360) 466-3163
11430 Moorage Way / P.O. Box 817
La Conner WA  98257

U.S Post Office
Phone: (360) 299-6689
Office Address:
519 Commercial Ave.
Anacortes, WA 98221

Voter Registration & Election Office (Skagit County)
Phone: (360) 336-9305
Address: 700 S. 2nd St, Room 201 (corner of 2nd & Kincaid)
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30

Voter Registration by Mail
Phone: (360) 336-9305 (Skagit County)
P.O. Box 40230
Olympia, WA 98504-0230

Health Resources

American Red Cross
Phone: (360) 293-2911
2900 T Ave. Suite A
Anacortes WA, 98221

Island Hospital
Phone: (360) 299-1300
1211 24th Street
Anacortes WA  98221

Northwest Clean Air Agency
Phone: (360) 428-1617
1600 South Second Street
Mount Vernon, WA 98273-5302

Poison Information Center

Phone: 1-800-222-1222

Red Tide Information (WA State Dept. of Health)
Phone: 1-800-562-5632
7171 Cleanwater Lane, Bldg 4
Olympia, WA 98504-7824

Skagit County Health Department
Phone: (360) 416-7444 or 1-800-735-7038
Office Address:
900 E College Way, Suite 100
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Skagit Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Services
Phone: 1(888) 336-9591 (Skagit County 24 Hour Hotline)
WA State Hotline: 1 (800) 562-6025
Mailing Address:
 P.O. Box 301
Mount Vernon, WA 98273  

Washington State Dept. of Social & Health Services (DSHS)
Phone: 1-800-735-7038
900 E College Way, Suite 100
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Housing Resources

Anacortes Housing Authority
Phone: 360-293-7831
Office Address:
719 Q Ave
Anacortes, WA 98221

Anacortes Family Center
Phone: 360-293-2993
Office Address:
1011 27th St
Anacortes, WA 98221
"The Anacortes Family Center's mission is to serve homeless women, children and families in crisis to achieve self-sufficiency and success through providing shelter and intensive, transformative services."

Anacortes News

Anacortes American
Phone: (360) 293-3122
Mailing/Physical Address:
P.O. Box 39
901 6th St.
Anacortes, WA 98221

Anacortes NOW
Phone: (360) 299-8392

Anacortes Today
Mailing Address:
c/o Steve Berentson
1102 King Street
Anacortes, WA 98221


Guemes Island Ferry
Phone: (360) 293-6356
500 I Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221

Passport Services
Phone: (360) 293-1910
Office Address (inside the Anacortes Public Library)
1220 10th St.
Anacortes, WA 98221

Port of Anacortes
Phone: (360) 293-3134
Office Address:
1019 Q Ave Suite C

Anacortes, WA 98221

Washington State Ferries
Phone: 1-800-843-3779

Washington State Dept. of Transportation (WSDOT)
Phone: (206) 440-4718
Office Address:
15700 Dayton Ave N
Seattle WA 98133