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Alert: State EOC activated for COVID-19 response

Our state Emergency Operations Center has been activated in response to COVID-19. For more information, visit or the public hotline: 1-800-525-0127

For preparedness information and updates from our EOC, visit us on Twitter

For questions on our Public Assistance Program, visit

Message To The Washington Military Department regarding the COVID-19 Vaccine Update

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    The Washington Military Department offers both state and federal job opportunities. Learn more and join our team!

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    The Washington Military Department’s mission is to provide trained professionals and operational forces who are ready to defend our state and nation, respond to emergencies and disasters and enhance resiliency in communities through structured alternative education opportunities for at-risk youth.


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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.