DSHS Contact Us

*To report suspected child abuse, please call 1-866-ENDHARM (1-866-363-4276) or follow this link for more information: How to Report Child Abuse or Neglect | Washington State Department of Children, Youth, and Families.*

 

Services

Phone

Email/Online Form

Address

Apply for assistance, do a review, report a change, or have questions about cash, food, Housing and Essential Needs referral, Medicaid (for people who are 65 and older, blind or disabled, receiving SSI or eligible for Medicare).

877-501-2233

https://www.washingtonconnection.org/home/

How to apply for services | DSHS (wa.gov)

Find your local Community Services Office at Office Locator | DSHS (wa.gov)

Report a lost or stolen Quest/EBT card.

888-328-9271

Cardholder Portal (fisglobal.com)

Find your local Community Services Office at Office Locator | DSHS (wa.gov)

 

EBT issuance hours are 9:00am-4:00pm Monday through Friday

Child Support Questions

800-442-KIDS (5437)

Division of Child Support | DSHS (wa.gov)

Contact the Division of Child Support | DSHS (wa.gov)

 

Report a complaint about a CSD staff member at an office, contact center, or other complaint about my experience.

800-865-7801

https://forms.monday.com/forms/embed/bea2887f3f76bc4ff3ad8def70127af0?r=use1 

 

Report suspected abuse of an elderly or vulnerable adult.

877-734-6277

 

Email: apscentralintake@dshs.wa.gov

Online: Report Concerns Involving Vulnerable Adults Website

 

Find your local Community Services Office at Office Locator | DSHS (wa.gov)

Report patient abuse or neglect at Western State Hospital

253-671-7599

 

 

Information on becoming a paid caregiver for a family member

866-214-9899

Email: CDWATalent@ConsumerDirectCare.com

Online: Becoming a Paid Caregiver | DSHS (wa.gov)

Careers - Consumer Direct Care Network Washington (consumerdirectwa.com)

 

Information on the background check process.

 

Background Check Central Unit | DSHS (wa.gov)

Contact BCCU | DSHS (wa.gov)

 

Question about language testing, interpreter certifications, credits or testing, or medical interpretation

360-890-0672

dshsct@dshs.wa.gov

 

Employment Verification for DSHS Employee

360-725-5830

hrmsunit@dshs.wa.gov

 

Public Records Request

360-902-8484

dshspublicdisclosure@dshs.wa.gov

Electronic DSHS Forms | DSHS (wa.gov)

DSHS Public Records Office

Office of Information Governance

P.O. Box 45131
Olympia, WA 98504-5131

Report a privacy violation (HIPAA or other information)

 

Privacy | DSHS (wa.gov)

dshsprivacyofficer@dshs.wa.gov

DSHS Privacy Officer

PO Box 45135

Olympia, WA 98504-5135

To file or report a civil rights complaint

800-737-0617 Option 5

360-902-7998

Fax: 360-902-7540

iraucomplaints@dshs.wa.gov

Complaint Resolution

Advocacy and Community Relations

P.O. Box 45131

Olympia, WA 98504-5131

Other complaint or unresolved issue OR none of these resources match what I am looking for

800-737-0617

askdshs@dshs.wa.gov

Ask DSHS form

Complaint Resolution

Advocacy and Community Relations

P.O. Box 45131

Olympia, WA 98504-5131