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Washington Resources


State Statistics

Washington State Health Department

http://www.doh.wa.gov/:  Department of Health.


Washington Title V Office

http://www.doh.wa.gov/st229.rtf:  Subject/Topic Directory List.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/Org/org.htm#CommunityCommunity and Family Health.


National Maternal & Child Health Clearinghouse; State Resources

www.nmchc.orgNational Maternal and Child Health Clearinghouse; Toll-Free Number: (888) 434-4MCH.

http://mchb.hrsa.gov/data/Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Title V is administered by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) as part of the Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

http://www.nmchc.org/html/states.htm:  State resource links.

http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov/:  Maternal and Child Health Bureau

http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov/programs/adolescents/abstinence.htm:  Special Projects of Regional and National Significance: Community-Based Abstinence Education under Title V of the Social Security Act.


Maternal & Child Health Director

Maxine Hayes MD MPH

Assistant Secretary

Washington State Department of Health

Community & Family Health

PO Box 47830

Olympia, WA 98504-7830

(360) 236-3721

(360) 664-4500


Acting Abstinence Director:

Judy Schoder

Office of Maternal and Child Health

Department of Health

Community and Family Health

NewMarket Industrial Campus, Building 10

P.O. Box 47835

Olympia, WA 98504-7835

(360) 236-3543



http://www.doh.wa.gov/Org/org.htm#CommunityCommunity and Family Health.


Sexually Transmitted Disease Map Of Statistics

CDC Data and Statistics:

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/chlamydia.htm:  CDC National Profile, Chlamydia 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/gonorrhea.htm:  CDC National Profile, Gonorrhea 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/syphilis.htm:  CDC National Profile, Syphilis 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/otherstds.htm:  CDC National Profile, Other STDs 2004.


http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/2004SurveillanceReport.pdf   HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report, 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pubs/Facts/At-A-Glance.htm:  HIV/AIDS At A Glance, 2003.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasr1402/table12.htm:  Persons reported to be living with HIV infection and with AIDS, by state and age group, reported through December 2002.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasr1402/table14.htm:  AIDS cases and annual rates per 100,000 population, by area and age group, reported through December 2002, United States.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasr1402/table15.htm Cases of HIV infection (not AIDS), by persons’ area of residence and age category, reported through December 2002.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/AIDS_CasesAnnual _Rates2002.pdf:  AIDS cases by metropolitan area and age, 2002.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasrsuppVol9No2.htm:  Characteristics of people living with AIDS at the end of 2001.


http://www.niaid.nih.gov/publications/stds.htm:  National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, fact sheets on sexually transmitted diseases.


Washington STD/HIV Statistics:

http://www.doh.wa.gov/Publicat/EpiTrends/06_epitrends/2006_trend.htm:  2006 Epidemiology Trends.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/cfh/STD/Morbidity2005/STDMorb2005FastFact.pdf:  STD Fast Facts, 2005

http://www.doh.wa.gov/cfh/STD/Morbidity2005/STDMorb2005Report.pdf:  Sexually Transmitted Disease Morbidity Report 2005.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/cfh/STD/countyprofile_bob.htm:  STD County Profiles.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/notify/list.htm:  Information about notifiable conditions including STDs and AIDS.


Pregnancy Statistics And Rates. Out-Of Wedlock Births, Abortions, Deaths.

National Statistics:

http://www.childtrends.org/table2_99.aspBirth rates for females 15-19 & pregnancy and abortion rates for females 15-19 by state.

http://www.childtrends.org/table1_99.aspBirths to mother under age 20, births to unmarried mothers, sexually active teens & teen births that are repeat births.

http://www.childtrends.org/PDF/FAAG2002.pdf:  Facts at a glance 2002.

http://www.childtrends.org/factlink.asp:  National Vital Statistics.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr49/nvsr49_05.pdf:  Births: Preliminary Data for 2000.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr49/nvsr49_01.pdf:  Births: Final data for 1999.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/pubs/pubd/hus/tables/99hus022.pdf:  National Fetal Deaths.

http://www.socio.com/data_arc/daappp_0.htm:  Data archive on adolescent pregnancy.

http://www.teenpregnancy.org/usa/statebystate.htm:  Teen Pregnancy State Statistics.


Washington Statistics:

http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehsphl/chs/chs-data/abortion/viewdown.htm:  Pregnancy and induced abortion statistics.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehsphl/chs/chs-data/abortion/2005/A18_2005.htm:  Live births by mother's age and residence, 2005.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehsphl/chs/chs-data/abortion/2005/A19_2005.htm:  Live births by age and residence, 2005.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehsphl/CHS/chs-data/birth/2005/2005a11.htm:  Single mothers by age, 2005.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehsphl/chs/chs-data/abortion/2005/A27_2005.htm  Fetal deaths by mother's age and residence, 2005.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehsphl/chs/chs-data/abortion/2005/Intro_tb3_2005.htm:  Teenage pregnancy rates by age, 1980-2005.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehsphl/chs/chs-data/abortion/2005/A01_2_2005.htm:  Pregnancy outcomes by age, 2005.

http://www.doh.wa.gov/ehsphl/chs/chs-data/abortion/2005/A20_2005.htm:  Induced abortions by age and residence, 2005.


Washington State Vital Statistics



State Legal Issues

Washington State Government Home Page Web Site



Washington Criminal Code:  Washington Criminal Code.


Sex Education Laws For Washington


Sex Education Definition:  Sex education definition.


http://www.k12.wa.us/teenaware/:  Washington State abstinence program: Teen Aware.


State Curricula for Sex Education


Curricula Adoption Laws and Procedure


RCW 28A.320.230
Instructional materials -- Instructional materials committee:

Instructional Materials


State Laws On Character Training



Age Of Sexual Consent Laws For Washington


Washington StatutesThis is the beginning web site for the Washington statutes.

Sexual Offenses:  Sexual offenses.

Sexual Misconduct With A Minor:  Sexual misconduct with a minor in the first degree.

Sexual Misconduct With A Minor:  Sexual misconduct with a minor in the second degree.


Statutory Rape Laws For Washington


Sexual Offenses:  Sexual offenses.

Rape:  Rape in the first degree.

Rape:  Rape in the second degree.

Rape:  Rape in the third degree.

Rape Of A Child:  Rape of a child in the first degree.

Rape Of A Child:  Rape of a child in the second degree.

Rape Of A Child:  Rape of a child in the third degree.


Sexual Assault Laws For Washington

Sexual Offenses:  Sexual offenses.

Assault:  Assault in the first degree.

Assault:  Assault in the second degree.

Indecent Liberties:  Indecent liberties.


Sodomy Laws For Washington


Definitions Of Sexual Offenses:  Definitions of sexual offenses.

No specific statute for sodomy.


Sexual Harassment Laws For Washington

HarassmentHarassment statute.

http://www.mrsc.org/personnel/sexharr/sexharr.htm:  Workplace sexual harassment.


Sexual Abuse Reporting Procedures & Requirements For Washington


http://www.wa.gov/dshs/VictimWitness/index.html:  Victim/Witness Notification Program.



http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov/The National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information is a national resource for professionals seeking information on child maltreatment.


http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov/general/legal/index.cfmNational Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information; Links on this site show you overviews of state-by-state statutes and reporting laws.  The following web site and e-mail address provide links to this site, contact person information and the main office address and phone number for the National Clearinghouse:

Internet: http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov/

E-Mail: nccanch@caliber.com


http://www.childhelpusa.org/report_local.htmChildhelp USA


Legal Age Of Marriage Allowed Without Parental Consent Laws For Washington

General Marriage Laws:  General marriage laws.



State Family Resources

State Office for Family Research Council


http://www.frc.org/:  Home page web site for the Family Research Council 801 G. Street, NW Washington, DC 20001 (202) 393-2100.

Families Northwest:  Families Northwest 1750 112th Ave., NE, #B220 Bellevue, WA 98004, (425) 637-5959.

http://www.effwa.org/:  Evergreen Freedom Foundation P.O. Box 552 Olympia, WA 98507 (360) 956-3482.