COVID-19 Agency Response Update

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Secretary Ross Hunter discusses DCYF’s response to COVID-19 in this short video.


So much has changed in the last month. With the growing COVID-19 crisis, we are truly living in unprecedented times. The Department of Children, Youth, and Families has been working tirelessly to navigate the effects of this pandemic and innovating new ways to safely support the young people in our care as well as agency partners.

‘We Are Family Day’ Event Postponed


DCYF’s We Are Family event, held in collaboration with the Seattle Mariners, has been postponed. The event was scheduled for May 3, 2020. 

The Mariners will be re-scheduling the event once more is known about this year’s MLB season. Once a new date is set we will provide you with updates. For those of you who purchased tickets already, you should have received correspondence from the Mariner’s that the event has been postponed.