Report Child Abuse & Neglect
Youth Needing to Talk
LGBTQ Youth Resources
Homeless, Runaway, Shelter Services
Domestic Violence Services
Many of our Children's Advocacy Centers are Co-located with Domestic Violence Services. If you are looking for a CAC near you please visit our FIND A CENTER page.
- Speak with an advocate by calling their 24-hour helpline: 360-754-6300
- For questions or other information call the business office: 360-786-8754
- Click the green link below to be directed to the safeplace.org website
Washington Information & Resources
- Washington Information and Resources: Washington Information Network "Get Connected! Get Answers!"
Regional Call Centers
Washington 211 is a network of 7 regional call centers. Call 2-1-1and get connected to a specialist in your area.
2-1-1 partners with services statewide to meet community needs and get help into people’s hands.
- Phone: 211 or Text: your zip code to 211
Family Support Center of South Sound
LOCATED AT 3545 7TH AVE SW, OLYMPIA, WA 98502.
Family Support Center offices are on floors 2 & 3 of the tallest building on the left side of the complex. open Monday - Friday from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
The Family Resources Services Program has walk-in openings Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM.
If you have any questions please call 360-754-9297.
Community Youth Services
- Family Services- (Learn how to resolve crisis, learn proactive strategies, improve parenting & problem-solving skills)
- Phone: 360-918-7881
- Parents as Teachers- (serves parents with children ages 0-5)
- Phone: 360-918-7843
- Juvenile Court & Detention Transitions- (provides voluntary case management to youth in juvie or at risk of being detained)
- Phone: 360-918-7876
- Juvenile Diversion- (community-based correction program)
- Phone: 360-918-7840
- Americorps/Youth in Service- (opportunities for young people to become involved in their communities; develop civic responsibility & leadership skills)
- Phone: 360-918-7851
- Gravity High School- (youth wanting to obtain their GEDs and get employed)
- Phone: 360-464-6851
- Support Employment- (program for youth ages 16-24, needing support finding work)
- Phone: 360-918-7860
- Supplemental Education Transition Planning- (guides youth ages 13-21 in the foster care system through secondary education)
- Phone: 360-918-7818
- YouthBuild- (Youth ages 17-20 who have dropped out of high school and wish to earn their GED or diploma while gaining construction or nursing experience)
- Phone: 360-701-6593
- Independent Living Skills- (works with youth who are in; or are alumni of foster care- ages 15-21)
- Phone: 360-918-7819
- Crisis Residential Centers- (provides short term shelter and services for youth ages 12-17)
- Haven House (Olympia) Phone: 360-754-1151
- New Directions (Tacoma) Phone: 253-212-3432
- Foster Care- (assists children; 6- 21, who are referred by the WA state division of Children and Family Services, CYS also recruits and certifies foster parents for licensing)
- Phone: 1-888-R-FOSTER
- Rosie's Place- (Olympia Drop in Center)
- Phone: 360-918-7879
- Street Outreach- (crisis intervention for teens)
- Phone: 360-701-3065
- Young Adult Housing Programs- (provide housing & intensive case management for young adults ages 18-24)
- Phone: 360-918-7820
- Young Adult Shelters- (overnight facilities offering a safe, dry place to sleep for young adults age 18-24) (Olympia)
- Phone: 360-918-7879
►Behavior Health & Wellness:
- Multisystemic Therapy- (family treatment program)
- Phone: 360-918-7889
- Transitional Age Youth Support Program- (youth ages 15-24 needing help with depression,anxiety or other challenges;
- Phone: Olympia 360-918-7860 or
- Phone: Mason County 360-790-0886
- InkWell- (uses writing to help youth express feelings, process trauma)
- Phone: 360-918-7844
Parent Help 123
- health insurance
- food assistance program
- information about state-benefit programs and local resources.
Parent Trust for Washington Children
Parent Trust for Washington Children
offers unique solutions for the entire family. Some of which includes:
- free or low-cost parenting classes
- workshops and coaching
- parenting help
- pregnancy resources and childbirth classes
- information on programs for pregnancy, family services, childbirth classes and infant care.
Phone: 1-800-932-HOPE (1 800 932 4673)
♦ https://www.parenttrust.org/ or click the green link below the ParentTrust logo.
Reporting Abuse & Neglect
- Abused or Neglected Children: Child Help - National Abuse Hotline.
- Phone: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)
- Child Sexual Abuse: Stop It Now!
- Phone: 1-888-PREVENT (1-888-773-8368)
- Rape & Sexual Abuse: Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network.
- Phone: 1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)
- Missing or Abducted Children: National Center for Missing or Exploited Children.
- Phone: 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678)
- Runaway & Homeless Youth: National Runaway Safeline.
- Phone: 1-800-RUNAWAY (1-800-786-2929) or text 66008
Domestic Violence & Victims of Crime
- Domestic Violence: National Domestic Violence Hotline.
- Phone: 1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233)
- Crime Victims: National Center for Victims of Crime.
- Phone: 1-855-4Victim (1-855-484-2846)
National Child Traumatic Stress Network
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Their Mission: "To raise the standard of care and improve access to services for traumatized children, their families and communities throughout the United States."
Offering Information and Resources:
- About Child Trauma
- Trauma Types
- Populations at Risk
- Trauma Treatments
- Screening & Assessment
- Psychological First Aid and SPR
- Core Curriculum on Childhood Trauma
- Trauma-informed systems
- Culture and Trauma
- Families & Trauma
- Family, Youth, Provider Partnerships
- Secondary Traumatic Stress
- Información en Español
Please visit: https://www.nctsn.org
Child Welfare Information Gateway
Child Welfare Information Gateway promotes the safety, permanency, and well being of children, youth, and families by connecting child welfare, adoption, and related professionals as well as the public to information, resources, and tools covering topics on child welfare, child abuse and neglect, out-of-home care, adoption, and more. "
(combined resource by: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Adminstration for Children & Families, and the Children's Bureau)
Please visit: https://www.childwelfare.gov/ or click the green link below
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
The Lifeline provides 24/7 help,
Call for free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones.
Phone: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
Please Visit: www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org
The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project:
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.
Help is available 24/7
Phone: 1 866-488-7386
Instant Messaging with a counselor: Click this link https://www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now/#services
Text: text the word - START to # 678678
Please Visit: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/