How to Become a Paid Family Caregiver
Through the WA Cares Fund, if the person you're caring for has earned WA Cares benefits, you can become a paid caregiver—even if you're caring for your own spouse.
Steps to become a paid caregiver
WA Cares benefits become available July 1, 2026. Here’s how the process for becoming a paid family caregiver will work: