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Disaster Cash Assistance Program information is available in English and Español. To apply for Disaster Cash or other cash assistance programs:

  • Click Apply Now on this homepage to start the online application. When you are on the Your Needs page (within the online application), select Cash in addition to any other benefits you may need. Once your application is submitted, call the Customer Service Contact Center at 877-501-2233 to complete the application interview.
  • Or, call the Customer Service Contact Center at 877-501-2233 to complete the entire application process without submitting an application from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.

If you have a Washington Connection User Account, Client Benefit Account, or Partner Account through SecureAccess Washington (SAW), please be on alert for a phishing scam that sends out emails attempting to trick people into providing their account credentials.

Washington Connection or SecureAccess Washington (SAW) never sends unsolicited emails requesting customers to take actions, such as confirming account details. Customers should only receive emails with links in response to an action on the portal. The portal will always tell you when to expect an email with a link in it. Never click a link that you weren't expecting.


Washington Connection offers a fast and easy way for families and individuals to apply for a variety of services such as Food, Cash, Child Care, Long-Term Care, and Medicare Savings Programs. Individuals that are age 65 or older, blind or disabled may also apply for medical assistance. Click “See If I Qualify” to get started. Watch Video

Washington Healthplanfinder offers healthcare coverage for children, parents/caretakers with children, pregnant women, or adults age 18 to 64 years old. For information regarding available services or to apply for benefits, visit

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