Washington State Department of Social and Health Services

DHSH Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Provides temporary cash for eligible families in need.

To be eligible for TANF, your family must have resources of $6,000 or less. Resources are things like:

  • Checking and savings accounts.
  • Stocks, bonds or mutual funds.
  • Vehicle equity over $10,000.

Your case manager will help you understand what income and resources we consider and how it will affect your case.


418 S Main Street, Colfax, WA 99111

  • Cash Assistance
  • Counties Served
  • Whitman County
  • Ages Served
  • All Ages
  • Populations Served
  • Families