Coronavirus - COVID-19 Updates

DCYF services are still available. The lobbies of our buildings are closed but you can still receive services by connecting with your normal contacts in the agency.

The Washington State Department of Children, Youth, and Families (DCYF) is aware of your concerns about a statewide plan to address the spread of COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus). We want to assure you that our leadership is continuing to monitor any new developments about the spread of the coronavirus. Please view the left tabs to see our agency’s guidance. 

Submit any concerns or questions to us by emailing This inbox is monitored daily and responses will be added to this website. 

If you have specific questions that cannot be answered by these resources, visit the DOH website or call the public call center at 1-800-525-0127, then wait and press #. You can also access statewide information at Washington State Coronavirus Response.