Department of Social & Health Services: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/
We provide assistance in-house with the DSHS application process. The DSHS Van also visits Orcas Island and Friday Harbor several times each year (please stay tuned to our website or look at our display boards around town for upcoming dates).
If you prefer to apply on your own, please click on the links below:
Basic Food (Food Stamps): Am I eligible?
TANF Cash Benefits: Eligibility/Income requirements
Child Care Subsidy Program (CCSP): Information/Eligibility/Application
Application for food and cash assistance: Apply here: