Read current updates and communications from WCHSA and other resources.   


Schedule of upcoming events, meeting and conferences. 


Human service job openings provided by counties. 

WCHSA: Who We Are

Promoting best practice, creating professional alliances, and developing partnerships in service delivery.

The purpose of WCHSA is to provide a statewide association to promote positive and professional relations in the field of human services among association members, public officials, constituents, and recipients of services, as a means of meeting the needs of local agencies for educational programs, coordinating activities, and administrative exchange.


To engage administrators and board members in the development of policy, funding and administrative issues that support the development and maintenance of a public human services system.


WCHSA Annual Spring Conference

The 2022 WCHSA Spring Conference is being planned as a 2-day virtual conference.  The conference will be held on the afternoon of Thursday, May 5 and conclude the morning of Friday, May 6.  The program will feature a combination of state and local speakers.  We will also be using an event app this year to support connections throughout the conference.  Departments will register by agency, with all staff and board members welcome to participate under your single department registration.

Our Committees

Behavioral Health

The Behavioral Health PAC follows issues that  impact citizens and counties.The Behavioral Health PAC seeks to promote best practices and recovery. 

Children, Youth, and Families

The Children, Youth & Family PAC exists to collaborate on issues related to children, youth and families. 

Economic Support

Provides feedback and guidance to both the Department of Health Services and to the Department of Children and Families. 

Long Term Supports

CLTS,  Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Committee, Corporate Guardian Fee and Long Term Care Council.