Connecting with WA Families

Connect with Washington Duchenne Families on Facebook through our Connect Program. You will need to request to be add to the group first.

Accessibility & Recreation

Seeking your suggestions!


Advocacy Agencies

  • Disability Rights Washington (Protection and Advocacy)
    180 W. Dayton, Suite 102
    Edmonds, WA 98020
    Contact information

Department of Education

Early Intervention Services (Infant and toddler)

Early Intervention Services (Ages 3 to 5)

  • Early Childhood Services
    Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction
    P.O. Box 47200
    Olympia, WA 98504-7200
    360-586-0247 FAX
    Contact Information

PTI (Parent Training and Information Centers)

  • Parent to Parent Power
    (Serving: Asian families in Western WA including Canadian Border)
    1118 S 142nd St., Suite B
    Tacoma, WA 98444
    253-538-1126 FAX
    Contact Information
  • Washington PAVE
    6316 South 12th St., Suite B
    Tacoma, WA 98465-1900
    253-565-2266 (Voice & TDD)
    253-566-8052 FAX
    Contact information

Health & Well-Being

  • Washington Apple Health for Kids, children’s health insurance program
    Apple for Kids provides health insurance for eligible children under age 18 based on family size and income.   Monthly premiums are based on family size and income with some qualifying for no premium.
    Apple for Kids information
  • Washington Medicaid programs
    Waiver and traditional Medicaid services
  • Premium Payment Program
    This program may reimburse private insurance premiums to individuals who receive Apple Health (Medicaid) when financially appropriate.
    Website and contact information

Financial Support

  • Wheel to Walk Foundation
    The Wheel to Walk Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps children with disabilities, 20 years and younger, obtain medical equipment or services not provided by insurance.
  • Disability Benefits (resources by Advocate, Conrad Reynoldson)
    • Benefits powerpoint download
    • Benefits Outline powerpoint presentation download
    • Handout on “How earnings affect SSI payments”download (Examples of the math that is at work, not something folks should figure out without a benefits planner!)
    • If you want to learn more about ticket to work please view the following video

What Washington-specific resources would you like to add or update? Email