Protecting Washington’s People, Property, Environment and Economy

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Alert: State EOC activated for COVID-19 response

Our state Emergency Operations Center has been activated in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19). For more information, visit http://coronavirus.wa.gov/

A toll free number for information is at 1-800-525-0127

For preparedness information and updates from our EOC, visit us on Twitter https://twitter.com/waEMD

The Washington Business Re-Entry program helps provides statewide consistency in identifying business representatives with a critical need to access facilities or infrastructure located within a disaster impacted area. This is not required and will not be used for Essential Function determination.



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Welcome

The Washington Military Department's mission is to minimize the impact of emergencies and disasters on people, property, environment and the economy of Washington State by providing trained and ready forces for state and federal missions. The department also provides structured alternative education opportunities for at-risk youth.

 

Learn about our state's efforts
with the U.S. Census

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Our Annual Report will give you an inside look at the Department and our efforts to make our state and nation a safer place to live and work.