DSHS Contact Us

During high-volume periods – especially around the first of each month – you may not be able to reach us by phone right away or you may get a recorded message. Please try your call again.

Most DSHS offices are open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and closed weekends and holidays.

If you have questions about: Phone Email

877-501-2233

 

888-328-9271

 
  • Apple Health
  • Washington state Medicaid coverage and health care provider relations

800-562-3022 (Health Care Authority)

 
  • Resolving a complaint 
800-737-0617 askdshs@dshs.wa.gov
800-457-6202 dcs-cru@dshs.wa.gov

866-363-4276

 

If you have questions about:

   
  • Washington state DSHS employee verifications 

360-725-5830

 
  • Care provider/contracted employee verifications 
360-664-6161  
360-725-2300  
360-725-2400  
360-902-8484 dshspublicdisclosure@dshs.wa.gov
1-888-461-8855  
360-664-6161 DSHSSSPSMAIL@dshs.wa.gov
  • Tax Desk
360-664-5830 TAXINFO@dshs.wa.gov
Community Services Division
Benefits application/eligibility general questions or concerns:
 

1-800-865-7801

 
 
DSHS Constituent Services
Box 45131
Olympia, WA 98504-45131
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