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)?
22-1817 ALTSA - RCS Behavioral Health Support Team Brochure
22-221 Employment Reference Guide for Individual Providers

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? no

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.

22-573 End-Harm Magnets

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
22-645 Dear Washington Referral Sources - Intervention

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

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
22-090 Foster Parent Reimbursement and Liability Plans

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
MNEA300@dshs.wa.gov
22-1139 Kitsap County Foster Care

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
22-1139
22-1150 Foster Parent and Caregiver Support Line

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
KIKL300@dshs.wa.gov
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.

22-1171 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
KIKL300@dshs.wa.gov
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
22-1193 Washington State Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program Guidelines

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
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
HAME300@dshs.wa.gov
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
PRJI300@dshs.wa.gov
22-1272 Homebuilders - Intensive Family Preservation Services

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
MADI300@dshs.wa.gov
22-1306 Building Relationships and Rebuilding Families: Parent Mentoring Program

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
depe300@dshs.wa.gov
22-1313 Social Worker Guide to Transitional Planning Youth

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
KNJU300@dshs.wa.gov
22-1314 Social Worker's Practice Guide to Domestic Violence

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
22-1439 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
KNJU300@dshs.wa.gov
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
22-1484 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
CKEN300@dshs.wa.gov
22-1497 All My Relations Video Discussion Guide

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1508 Community FAR Brochure

Is print copy available? yes

If yes, click here to request copy.

  • English
  • Spanish
22-1512 Fostering Well Being
22-1523 Run Prevention Tips for Staff
22-1524 How to Help a Youth Who is at Risk to Run

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1525 Resource Information for Youth at Risk to Run

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.

22-1527 When a Youth Returns Tips for Staff

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.

22-1528 Youth at Risk for Running Away

Is print copy available? no

If yes, click here to request copy.