Family Health Hotline

We're here to help! If you call the Family Health Hotline, you can expect a short wait time before you’re connected with a friendly, local, and knowledgeable staff member at WithinReach.

Call the Family Health Hotline 1-800-322-2588

We can help you understand and apply for a variety of food and health resources in Washington state, including:

  • WIC (Women, Infants & Children Nutrition Program)
  • Basic Food (Food Stamps)
  • Health Insurance for children, pregnant women and adults
  • Birth control through the Take Charge Program
  • Health and family planning clinics
  • Developmental screenings
  • Pregnancy and baby supplies
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Food banks
  • and much more …

We’re available Monday-Thursday 8:00-5:30 and Friday 8:00-5:00

  • Bilingual staff speak Spanish
  • Other languages are served using interpreters via AT&T Language Line
  • No quotas or time limits, so we can talk as long as you like to connect you to the services you need
  • We can screen you and start applications over the phone or provide you with information and a quick referral—it’s up to you!

A Resource for Professionals too!

Operated by WithinReach, the Family Health Hotline provides clients AND professionals with the most up-to-date information about state-sponsored health insurance, food programs, and a wide variety of other resources. Highly trained Call Center staff can help professionals understand:

  • Up-to-date program eligibility guidelines
  • How to apply for benefits
  • How and where clients can access services

We offer integrated telephone/online services. Staff can:

  • Screen callers for eligibility
  • Start a benefits application over the phone
  • Email local resources like WIC clinics, food banks, etc to clients and professionals

For more information about the Family Health Hotline, email Liz Jaquette