Human Services

Human Services Department COVID-19 Response

Looking for assistance during the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Click the link to view a list of Resources that may help.


County Administration Buildings are currently closed.  To contact Human Services, please call (425) 388-7200 or email Contact.HumanServices@co.snohomish.wa.us.


Our Mission

The mission of Human Services is to help all persons meet their basic needs and develop their potential by providing timely, effective human services and building community.

Programs & Services

Some of the programs that we support include:

  • Services to help maintain elderly and disabled adults in their own home or in a community setting
  • Drug and alcohol treatment for both youth and adults
  • Mental Health counseling
  • 24-hour services for persons in either a mental health or drug and alcohol crisis
  • Services to help low-income households meet their basic needs or obtain specific help to overcome barriers to improving their economic situation
  • An Early Childhood Education Program for low-income families with four-year old children
  • An Early Head Start program for low-income families with children from birth to three-years old
  • Employment and community support programs for persons with developmental disabilities and their families
  • Community programs for children and families
  • Help for veterans
  • Help for low-income households to pay their heating bills

Announcements & Events

  • To view current Funding Opportunities and/or opportunities for Public Comments and/or Public Hearings, please visit the Public Notices webpage.