Publications Library

The Department maintains a library of over 1,000 publications available to the public. Department publications are listed below by number, title and program area.

All publications are available as PDF files. Some are offered as videos and many can be ordered free of charge from the printing department. Many publications are translated into foreign languages. View the list of possible languages.

To order a hard copy of a publication, please visit My Fulfillment Store Front. To order a hard copy of a publication from the Office of Deaf and Hard of Hearing, please email Kelly Robison.

Number Publication Title Download Publication Request Print Copy (when available) Languages for Print (when available)?
22-1687 Tribal Prevention and Wellness Programs

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1736 ALTSA Nurse Delegation Training Course for Nursing Assistants and Home Care Aides
  • English

Aging & Long-Term Support

Number Publication Title Download Publication Request Print Copy (when available) Languages for Print (when available)?
22-1119 Consent to Health Care for the Child in Your Care - A Kinship Caregiver's Guide

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Cambodian
  • Russian
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
22-1120 Did You Know? - Services and Supports for Grandparents and Relatives Raising Children

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1179 Fire Setting and Arson Education and Prevention

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1222 Caregiver Alert: Did I forget to take my pill again? Does it really matter?

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1223 Caregiver Alert: When a person engages in challenging behavior, check for pain or illness.

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1264 Caregiver Alert: Aspiration leads to life threatening Pneumonia

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1307 Caregiver Alert: The Social Security Application Process - How to call the Social Security Administration

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1308 Caregiver Alert: Fast Foods - A fast lane to trouble

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1331 Family Caregiver Support Program

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1332 Hiring Family or Friends as Your Caregiver

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1733 ALTSA Home Care Aide Career Path
  • English
22-1737 Medicaid Alternative Care & Tailored Supports for Older Adults
22-1739 ALTSA - Medicaid Alternative Care & Tailored Supports for Older Adults (Asian)

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1761 Career Options for Nursing Assistants-Certified Rack Card
22-1781 ALTSA - Medicaid Alternative Care & Tailored Supports for Older Adults (African American)
  • English
22-1782 ALTSA - Medicaid Alternative Care & Tailored Supports for Older Adults (Caucasian)

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-277 Caregivers Handbook

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-388 Self Directed Care

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-409 replaced by 22-800 Mandatory Reporters Wallet Card

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-606 Dear Washington Primary Care Provider

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-619 Medicaid and Long-Term Care Services for Adults

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-707 Choosing care in an Adult Family Home or Assisted Living Facility

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-866 Summary of Home and Community Services and Eligibility

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-996 Relatives as Parents Program

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English

Children and Family Services - Adoption, Foster Parenting, Licensing, Training and more

Number Publication Title Download Publication Request Print Copy (when available) Languages for Print (when available)?
22-002 Students in Foster Care

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-066 Tips for Caregivers - Monthly Social Worker Visit Card

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
22-090 Foster Parent Reimbursement and Liability Plans

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
22-101 Licensing of Facilities for the Care and Placement of Children, Expectant Mothers and Developmentally Disabled Persons

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
22-1139 Kitsap County Foster Care

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1150 Foster Parent and Caregiver Support Line

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1161 Washington State's Foster Care Independent Living, Transitional Living, and Educational and Training Voucher Programs

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1185 Social Workers Practice Guide to Education for Children & Youth in Foster Care

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1191 Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program Guidelines - A Guide for Caregivers

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1192 Education Advocacy Guide for Caregivers

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1193 Washington State Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program Guidelines

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1197 Washington State Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program Guidelines - A Guide for Students

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
22-1210 Helping Foster Children Achieve Educational Stability and Success

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1305 Caregiver and Social Worker Tutoring Resource Guide: 2008-2009

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1306 Building Relationships and Rebuilding Families: Parent Mentoring Program

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1312 "Keeping It Real -- Supporting the needs of African American children in out-of-home care" Discussion Guide

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1435 New Caregiver Training - Learn skills to help create a safe and healthy environment for youth

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1439 National Youth in Transition Database - Help youth in their journey for independence and interdependence

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1445 Initial Health Screen Handout

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1455 Keeping Brothers and Sisters Connected

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
22-1493 Foster Care Licensing for Relatives Fact Sheet

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1499 Understanding the Dependency Court Process

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1526 When a Youth Runs and Returns

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1537 Caregiver Tips for Pregnant and Parenting Youth
  • English
  • Spanish