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


Advocating for the shared priorities of our member organizations

Family Preservation & Support Services (FPSS) Division

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

Intensive Services (IS) Division

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

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.


September 17th Membership Meeting

Please join us if you can for our September membership meeting in Spokane.

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FPAWS Regional Foster Care Summit with the Muckleshoot Foster Care Program

Please join us for more training, good food, toys and free daycare!

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Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence Fall Quarter Caregiver Training

October, November and December 2019 classes available now.

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Members & Partnering Organizations

Current Members

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