Family Court Services
The Family Court Services Offices will be closed on Monday, October 10th in observance of Indigenous People's Day.
Update from Family Court regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response Activities
Family Court Services has suspended most in-person contact; however, staff are still available to assist you electronically during business hours at FCS@KingCounty.gov Emails are responded to during normal business hours Mon-Fri, 8:30-12:00 and 1:00-4:30 Mon-Fri.
Questionnaires for FCS cases may be filled electronically and emailed to: FCS@KingCounty.Gov
We have very limited access to mailed items, so we will accept documents for your Evaluator / Conciliator (but can not accept court hearing working papers.)To better serve you, we ask that you use the above email address for questions. Emails are responded to during normal business hours Mon-Fri, 8:30-12:00 and 1:00-4:30 Mon-Fri.
Family Court Services (FCS) offers the following specific services to parents and custodians involved in family law actions:
- Adoption services
- Parenting plan mediations (when ordered or referred by the court)
- Parenting plan evaluations (when ordered or referred by the court)
- Domestic violence assessments (when ordered by the court)
- Becca program assistance related to Truancy, At-Risk Youth, and Child-in-Need-of-Services petitions
FCS is staffed by Evaluators and Conciliators who have specialized training and experience in family law matters. These specialists assist the court by collecting information that promotes beneficial outcomes for children and families. FCS also assists the court by identifying risks so that steps can be taken to ensure the safety of children. FCS does NOT provide legal advice or assistance in completing forms and also does not provide case information outside the services listed above.
If you have received a collection notice from Family Court Services, please click HERE.
Phone: (206) 477-1500
Fax: (206) 296-9420
TTY: (206) 205-5048