Washington Resources

This page provides federal and state-specific resources on a variety of cancer survivorship topics. If you are looking for financial assistance resources, please visit CancerFinances.org.

Click here for information about laws specific to Washington.

 

Employment

Federal Fair Employment Agency
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
800.669.4000
info@eeoc.gov
www.eeoc.gov

Reasonable Accommodations
Job Accommodation Network
800.526.7234
jan@AskJAN.org
www.AskJAN.org

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
866.487.9243
www.dol.gov/whd

State Fair Employment Agency
Washington State Human Rights Commission
800.233.3247
www.hum.wa.gov

Unemployment Agency
Washington State Employment Security Department
800.318.6022
www.esd.wa.gov

Vocational Rehabilitation
Washington State Department of Health & Social Services, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
360.725.3636 or 800.637.5627
www.dshs.wa.gov/dvr

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Health Insurance

Washington Health Insurance Marketplace (a.k.a Exchange)
Washington Healthplanfinder
855.923.4633 or 855.627.9604
www.wahealthplanfinder.org

Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
800.562.6900
www.insurance.wa.gov

COBRA
U.S. Department of Labor
Employee Benefits Security Administration
866.444.3272
www.dol.gov/ebsa

COBRA-Washington
Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
800.562.6900
www.insurance.wa.gov/your-insurance/health-insurance/lost-coverage/what-is-cobra/

State Children’s Health Insurance Program
Washington CHIP
877.543.7669
www.benefits.gov/benefits/benefit-details/1615

Find Health & Dental Coverage For Your Family
InsureKids.gov
https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/coverage/wa/index.html

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Medicare

Medicare
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
800.MEDICARE (633.4227)
www.medicare.gov

Medicare & You

Medicare Assistance
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA)
800.562.6900
https://www.insurance.wa.gov/statewide-health-insurance-benefits-advisors-shiba

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