Funding Opportunities

The Strengthening Families Washington team at DCYF is pleased to offer funding opportunities that provide support to families in Washington State. The following are our current funding opportunities: 

Perinatal Mental Health Community Capacity Building

Strengthening Families Washington (SFWA) at the Department of Children, Youth, and Families (DCYF) in collaboration with Perinatal Support Washington (PS-WA), is pleased to announce that funding is available for perinatal mental health community capacity building! We invite Requests for Application (RFAs) from Washington State organizations interested in collaborative efforts to increase community-wide awareness and develop resources to support perinatal mental health.

We will host an Applicant Webinar from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on March 22, 2024. This will be an opportunity to learn more about the funding opportunity and ask questions.

Review the following document:

Starting April 1, this webpage will be updated with FAQs every Monday afternoon. The final day to submit questions is 5 p.m. on April 29, 2024. Please share this opportunity with community partners and organizations throughout the state. 

The deadline for applications is 5 p.m. on May 8, 2024. If you have any questions, please email