Thurston County - Safety, Legal and Consumer Assistance

Child Support Enforcement Office

360-664-6900 or 1-800-345-9961



Provides legal information and serices for low-income individuals and families.

Civil, non-criminal matters only. Weekdays 9:30AM to 12:30PM and Tuesdays 3:30

to 6:15PM. Interpreter services are available. 

Columbia Legal Services

711 Capitol Way S #304

Olympia, WA 98501


Columbia Legal Services advocates for people who face injustice and poverty. We seek to achieve

social and economic justice for all, using policy reform, litigation, and innovative partnerships to reveal

and end actions that harm the communities we serve

Consumer Protection Division (report unfair business)



Disability Rights, Washington (dev. disabled/mentally Ill)

315 - 5th Avenue South, Suite 850

Seattle, WA 98104


Our mission is to advance the dignity, equality, and self-determination of people with disabilities.

We work to pursue justice on matters related to human and legal rights.

Dispute Resolution Center (mediation services)

PO Box 6184

Olympia, WA 98507


Our mission is to empower people to resolve their disputes by providing conflict resolution, mediation and

training services to South Sound community members.  We envision a South Sound community that has

and uses healthy and respectful conflict resolution skills.

Family Court Facilitator (Thurston Co. Juvenile and Family Court)

2801 32nd Avenue SW 

Tumwater, WA 98512


Family Support Center (coordinated family services)

108 State Ave NW  

Olympia, WA 98501



Human Rights Commission, WA State

711 Capitol Way S

Olympia, WA 98501

360-753-6771  or 1-800-233-3247

The mission of the Washington State Human Rights Commission is to eliminate and prevent discrimination

through the fair application of the law, the efficient use of resources, and the establishment of productive

partnerships in the community 


Long-Term care Ombudsman (mediation/advoc in nursing homes)

2404 Heritage Ct SW

Olympia, WA 98502

Toll Free: (888) 545-0910


The overall purpose of the ombudsman program is to promote the interests,

well-being, and rights of long-term care facility residents.

Nisqually Tribal Court

360-456-5221 ext. 1259

Adjudicates Indian Child Welfare (ICW) compliance,

Dependencies, traffic and civil court.

Safeplace (legal advocacy of abused women)

 360-754-6300  or TTY 360-943-6703

P.O.W.E.R. (Parent Organizing For Welfare and Economic Right) 

309 5th Avenue SE

Olympia, WA 98501

360-352-9716 or 1-800-330-3063

POWER is an organization of low income parents and allies advocating for a strong social

safety net while working toward a world where children and caregiving are truly valued, and

the devastation of poverty has been eradicated.

 Thurston County District Court


Traffic citations, criminal, and protection orders take place at the Thurston County District Courthouse.

Thurston County Family and Juvenile Court

2801 32nd Ave. SW

Tumwater, WA


Provides Prevention, intervention and custody services.

-Youth at Risk hearing (YAR)

-CHINS (Child In Need of Servcies)

-Emanciation for youth

-Becca Bill Compliance

-Parent Education

-ART Classes

-Divorce Court

-Juvenile Detention

Tumwater Municipal Court


Victim Advocate Division, Thurston County


Victim Assistance Office, Olympia


Volunteer Legal Clinic, Thurston & Mason County

360-705-8194 or 1-800-201-1014

We provide free legal advice, and appointments for low-income clients in the areas of family law, landlord-tenant law, and consumer law. Also Offers "So It Yourself" divorce classes. Interpreter services are available.