Intensive Services (IS) Division

Serving children, youth, and their families with complex behavioral and mental health needs

Family Preservation & Support Services (FPSS) Division

Stabilizing families to prevent children from entering out-of-home care

Child Placing Agencies (CPA) Division
Providing community based foster care


Advocating for the shared priorities of our member organizations

Welcome to Washington Association for Children & Families

The Washington Association for Children & Families is a growing association of large and small providers working toward a safer and improved future for the children, youth, and families in Washington State.

Together, WACF promotes safety, permanency, and well-being for children and families. WACF informs and engages its members and partners through trainings and discussion forums, and advocates on behalf of its member agencies to improve the lives of children and families.


2020 FPAWS Pacific Northwest Caregivers Conference

Our Pacific Northwest Caregivers Conference at Great Wolf Lodge is one of the best families conference settings you will find.  It is the first weekend in May 1,2,3. We may fill up early.

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Members & Partnering Organizations

Current Members

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