Important Message(s)

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.

The Washington Connection website will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance starting at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, June 23rd.

The website is anticipated to be available again on Wednesday, June 23rd at 8:00 pm.

Information regarding medical benefits, obtained by calling Customer Connect at 1-877-501-2233, will be unavailable during this time.

Washington Connection has become aware of a phishing scam where SAW users are receiving texts/emails stating the following: “Your SecureAccess Washington (SAW) claim account is currently on hold for verification, please verify by following the instruction in the link below.”

SAW will not send unsolicited emails or texts requesting verification of accounts. SAW only sends emails and texts at the request of users.


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

This institution is an equal opportunity provider. Click here for more Civil Rights and Nondiscrimination information.