To report child abuse or neglect, please call 911 AND Children's Protective Services at 360.993.7901 (8 am to 5 pm on weekdays) or the End Harm Line at 1.866.562.5624 (after hours).
Questions you'll be asked when you call:
You do not need to have all of the above information when you call to make a report, but the more accurate information you can provide, the better equipped they will be to assess the child's safety.
Learn what happens when possible abuse or neglect is reported, what happens after a report is “screened in,” what happens in substantiated (founded) cases, what happens to parents, and what happens to children.
A question-and-answer guide to common questions parents may have if they have an open CPS case. Also provides a list of resources. Although it's intended for parents, it could help you better understand the process and what different legal terms mean.