Find services that support healthy child development and school readiness for children.
Child Care / Early Learning
Child Development Supports
Early intervention services during the first three years can make a big difference in a child's life.
Child Welfare System
Get information to help you learn about and successfully navigate the child welfare system.
Foster Parenting & Kinship Care
You can make a difference in the life of a child, youth or sibling group.
Every child deserves a permanent, stable, loving family.
Learn about the medical and financial supports when adopting special needs children.
Find out about benefits and programs available to families in Washington state.
Education for Foster Youth
Read about the educational opportunities available to foster youth.
Extended Foster Care
This program provides an opportunity for young adults to continue receiving foster care services.
Health for Youth
Information to help youth receive the medical care they need.
At-Risk / Runaway Youth
Learn about programs serving runaway youth and youth in conflict with their families.
Independent Living Skills
Programs to prepare and give youth the skills to live independently.
Early Learning Providers
Information and tools for Washington's early learning providers.
Child Welfare Providers
For contracted providers who provide services to our child welfare clients.
Child Development Support Providers
Information for professionals who provide early intervention supports to families.
Child Care & Early Learning Professional Development
Information to support an educator's professional growth or those starting an early learning career.
MERIT is an online registry tool for professionals in the field of early care and education.
Mandatory Reporting of Child Abuse and Neglect
Find out who is legally required to report child abuse or neglect.