How to contact DEL

The Department of Early Learning's (DEL) State Office is in Olympia, Washington. DEL also has field offices around the state to serve local communities.

Office Location Address Phone Numbers
Dept. of Early Learning
State Office
Mail Stop: 40970

Physical Address:*
1110 Jefferson St. S.E.
Olympia, WA 98501

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 40970
Olympia, WA 98504-0970

*Note: Please send all mail to the mailing address
Toll-free: 1.866.482.4325
360.586.0052 (fax: first floor)
360.725.4925 (fax: second floor)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: W14-4
415 W. Wishkah, Suite 2C
Aberdeen, WA 98520
360.537.4312 (phone)
Toll-free: 1.800.451.9994 x3
360.533.9236 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: NB-80
805 156th Ave. NE
Bellevue, WA 98007-4614
425.590.3100 (phone)
425.649.4066 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: N/A
4101 Meridian St.
Bellingham, WA 98226
360.714.4118 (phone)
360.714.4205 (fax)
Bremerton Office
has moved to
Mail Stop: N/A
3888 NW Randall Way, Suite 201
Silverdale, WA 98383

*New office location in Silverdale*
360.698.4388 (phone)
360.698.4398 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: TB-98
1000 SE Everett Mall Way, Ste 204.
Everett, WA 98201

425.740.6871 (phone)
425.514.5465 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: S8-9
711 Vine St.
Kelso, WA 98626

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 330
Kelso, WA 98626
360.501.2645 (phone)
360.577.2382 (fax)
Mount Vernon
DEL Office
Mail Stop: N/A
900 E College Way, Suite 100
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Mailing Address:
4101 Meridian St.
Bellingham, WA 98226
360.714.4118 (phone)
Toll-free: 1.800.344.8219
360.714.4205 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: 40972
Republic Building
505 Union Ave. SE
Olympia, WA 98501

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 40972
Olympia, WA 98504-0972
360.407.1992 (phone)
Toll-free: 1.877.487.4866
360.407.1990 (fax)
Port Angeles
DEL Office
Mail Stop: N/A
201 W 1st St., Suite 2
Port Angeles, WA 98362
360.405.5822 (phone)
360.782.5069 (fax)
Seattle area - Renton
DEL Office
Mail Stop: TB-99
800 Oakesdale Ave. SW
Renton, WA 98057
425.917.7941 (phone)
425.228.6057 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: N/A
4202 S. Regal St.
Spokane, WA 99223
509.789.3820 (phone)
509.789.3821 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: WT-14
1949 S. State St.
Tacoma, WA 98405
253.983.6400 (phone)
Toll-free: 1.888.583.7254
253.597.3640 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: N/A
3924 W. Court St.
Pasco, WA 99301
509.544.5705 (phone)
509.544.5792 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: S6-9
907 Harney St.
Vancouver, WA 98660

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 9809
Vancouver, WA 98666
360.418.6118 (fax)
360.993.7946 (phone)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: N/A
805 S. Mission St.
Wenatchee, WA 98801
509.665.5289 (phone)
509.664.3182 (fax)
DEL Office
Mail Stop: N/A
111 S. 2nd Ave.
Yakima, WA 98902

Mailing Address:
33 S. 2nd Ave.
Yakima, WA 98902
509.834.6847 (phone)
509.834.6850 (fax)
Top Downloads
Map of DEL licensing regions and field offices
DEL Staff Directory

Related Contacts
Child Care Check, DEL's licensed child care information system
Email the MERIT help desk
Email the ELMS help desk
Email the ESIT help desk
Email the DEL webmaster
Request public records from DEL

Other Resources
If you suspect child abuse or neglect in a licensed child care facility, call toll-free 1.866.ENDHARM (363.4276).
If you are a caregiver seeking advice, support or resources, call the Family Help Line at 1.800.932.HOPE (4673).