Report Welfare Fraud in Washington State
The Office of Fraud Accountability (OFA) is concerned about child and adult abuse
or neglect. If you need to report either of these issues, PLEASE call 1-866-ENDHARM (1-866-363-4276)(DSHS Referral Line).
Do you know of someone committing Welfare Fraud in the state of Washington? We want to hear from you!
The Department of Social and Health Services is strongly committed to identifying and eliminating fraud against DSHS and its programs.
If you suspect or have knowledge of Welfare fraud, you can report it to us by using one of the following methods:
- Completing and submitting the Online Complaint Form below
- Calling the Welfare Fraud Hotline at 1-800-562-6906
- Faxing your written complaint to Attention Hotline at 360-664-0032
- Or, mailing your written complaint to:
Welfare Fraud Hotline
P.O. Box 45817
Olympia, Washington 98504-5817
You can remain anonymous when reporting suspected fraud. If you
choose to remain anonymous, please DO NOT provide your name or
any other identifying information, as it may be subject to public disclosure.
If you DO NOT choose to remain anonymous, please provide us with the following information so one of our investigators may contact you if they need any additional information during the investigation: