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.

Aging & Long-Term Support

Number Publication Title Download Publication Request Print Copy (when available) Languages for Print (when available)?
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.

22-810 Partners in Protection: A Guide for Reporting Vulnerable Adult Abuse

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
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
24-376 Do you or someone you know have a Traumatic Brain Injury?

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

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
22-080 So you're 17 going on 18 ...

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
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
22-1096 Adoption in Washington State

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
22-1134 Speak Up When You Are Down

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.

22-1170 Family Team Decision-Making Meetings

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1171 Family Team Decision-Making Meetings Frequently Asked Questions

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1172 You Can Go To College

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
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
22-1211 Post Adoption: Questions & Answers

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
22-1215 Family to Family in Washington State

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1251 Foster Parenting-You Can Too (Door Hanger

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1252 Foster Parenting-You Can Too (Brochure)

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1254 Children's Justice Interdisciplinary Task Force

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1263 Get SETuP - Supplemental Education Transitional Planning Program

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1265 A New Resource for Adoptive Families

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1272 Homebuilders - Intensive Family Preservation Services

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
22-1303 Safe Kids, Healthy Families through Solution Based Casework

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.

22-1313 Social Worker Guide to Transitional Planning Youth

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1314 Social Worker's Practice Guide to Domestic Violence

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1402 Family Feedback Questionnaire (Services Received)

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1403 Family Feedback Questionnaire (No Services Received)

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1405 EndHarm Wallet Card

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
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
22-1440 National Youth in Transition Database - Make Your Voice Heard, Speak Up, Be Counted!

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.

22-1447 Division of Licensed Resources/Child Protective Services Fact Sheet - Foster Home Specific

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
22-1484 Fathers Matter Card

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1492 Family Feedback Questionnaire

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.