Kinship caregivers often want information and access to the following kinds of services and supports:
If you are a relative raising a child and are struggling to make ends meet you might want to make contact with the Kinship Caregivers Support Program located in your county.
This program provides short-term support for relatives raising a child, such as:
Funds are for relative caregivers not involved in the child welfare system. Find the KCSP in your county
Washington’s Community Living Connections staff are available to help you explore your options to meet your current needs or create a plan for the future.