Able Bodied Adults Without Dependents (ABAWD) Navigator


  • 18-49 years old
  • Able to Work
  • Without Dependents

To be eligible, you must:

  • Our ABAWD Navigator is a resource to all community members and enrolled college students.

Services Provided 

  • Help you apply to Washington Connection where you can:
    • Apply for state benefits
      • TANF
      • Basic Food Assistance
      • Energy Assistance
      • Childcare etc.
    • Manage your benefits
  • Connect you to college and community resources
  • Refer you to activities to meet DSHS Program Requirements
  • Help you apply to:
    • The College
    • Workforce Funding and Support Programs

If you are submitting your application electronically you will be required to sign the document during your intake and orientation to the Workforce Funding and Support Programs Department. Please send applications to .

Apply for Funding

To apply for workforce funding, please complete our Workforce Funding Application. Once you've completed the application, email it to . For questions call (360)538-4058 or visit our virtual lobby HERE from 9 am – 2 pm Mon-Thurs.