Where to Call for Help
If this is a life threatening emergency, or you need to report suspected child abuse or neglect, dial 911 or contact Child Protective Services at 1-(866)-END-HARM (1-866-363-4276).
If you believe a child is in danger, call 911 NOW.
DSHS After Hours Crisis Line: 1-800-301-1868 (4:30 pm - 8:00 am Mon - Fri & all weekend hours)
Call your local Children's Office 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Mon - Fri
Children's Administration Office of Constituent Relations: 1-800-723-4831
Office of the Family and Children's Ombudsman
Contact your Legislators
Toll free hotline: 1.800.562.6000
Join a Foster Parent Support Group: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/fpaws2
Foster Parents Association of Washington State (FPAWS): 1-800-391-CARE or 1-800-391-2273
Call a Washington State Mental Health crisis line for local assistance with a mental health crisis.
Contact the Foster Care Justice Alliance: (484) 288-4364 (message line)
Note that this is staffed by volunteers. There may be a 2-3 day delay in response. If this is an emergency, call CPS or 911.