Nursing Commission

Links for Caregivers

Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) is the state agency that contracts with and licenses adult family homes and other providers of long-term care and disability services in Washington.

Office of the Code Reviser - Access to Washington State Administrative Code (WAC) and Revised Code of Washington (RCW).

Home Care Association of Washington (HCAW) is a non-profit association dedicated to uniting licensed home health, hospice and home care agencies in order to promote in-home care as a vital component of the healthcare delivery system.

Washington Health Care Association (WHCA) is a statewide non-profit organization representing more than 330 assisted living and skilled nursing facilities.

National Family Caregivers Association Group that educates, supports, empowers and speaks up for the millions of Americans who care for chronically ill, aged or disabled loved ones.

Links to external resources are provided as a public service, and do not imply endorsement by the Washington State Department of Health.