Supervised Visitation Services
Note: Family Law CASA does not endorse or support any of the organizations named below, the information is simply provided to assist those seeking resources. Some agencies may have been omitted unintentionally.
ABC Visitation Services, LLC
South King and Pierce County; also offer services in Eastern Washington
Hours: 7 days a week (Sunday-Saturday) 8am-10:00pm (including travel)
Cost: $35 to $150/hour
Services: Offers basic supervision, supervised transfers, transportation and parent mentoring with a DV specialization. Mobile and Onsite services (limited onsite depending on needs of clients).
Additional Information: Offers supervised visitation training geared towards training volunteer family members or friends to oversee visitations (inquire for cost). Mobile certified mediation services (inquire for cost).
A Kat’s Eye Supervised Visitation Service
8490 Mukilteo Speedway, Suite 107
Mukilteo, WA 98275
Phone: 425- 238-3740
Hours: By appointment only
Cost: $85 set-up fee, $45/hour. Charges based on visits that commence and end at the visitation office in Mukilteo. Should it be necessary to travel to a different location, travel time will be billed accordingly. Any services which require the supervisor to travel from visitation center shall result in mileage charges of $.58 per mile and an hourly fee of $22.50. Note off site note transcription is billed $18 per hour. Holiday visitations are $70.00/hour. Visitation exchange costs vary depending on location, on-Site at facility $30.00 Flat fee. Discounted rate may apply for parents who 1) are income eligible 2) are in compliance with all court orders 3) and have shown efforts at rehabilitation regarding their specific court ordered issues.
Additional Information: In the event the visitation supervisor is required to appear for court proceedings the requesting party will be billed as follows:
Within Snohomish County- flat fee of $60.00 per hour at court, minimum of 1 hour
Outside of Snohomish County- $70.00 per hour while at court plus travel time
Time for reviewing the file prior to testimony will be at $30.00 per hour.
Phone: (206) 412-4633
Hours: Weekends, weekdays and occasional holidays.
Cost: $40-$50 per hour, slight sliding scale.
Serves: Mostly north and west Seattle.
Additional Information: 25 years of experience, training in non-violent communication work. Provides detailed reports for visits.
2800 E Madison St., #201
Seattle, WA 98112
Phone: (206) 860-3133
Hours: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Hours: Mainly weekends, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, weekdays by appointment.
Cost: $40/hour includes travel time and notes.
Services: Provides mobile and onsite services in South King County and Pierce County
Additional Information: Brady has a BS in anthropology and has worked in residential treatment facilities for children and adolescents. He has been supervising for three years for Toni Napoli Counseling Services. He is now taking referrals.
Break Through Learning Center
9500 Roosevelt Way NE #205
Seattle, WA 98105
Phone: (206) 931-6510
Hours: Monday-Friday 9am to 1pm, Tuesday and Thursday evenings 5pm to 10pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-4pm.
Cost: $75Consultation, $50 per hour (minimum 2 hours, maximum 4 per visit), 15% discount for monthly clients.
Additional Information: Provides onsite services and limited mobile services. We define supervised visitation as limited to special situations where a third party, usually specified by a court, is present to record individual interactions between parent and children. Monitored visitation may occur when there is a need to protect children because of substance abuse, child abuse or neglect, family violence, or other serious problems. It may also be used when children are getting to know a previously absent parent or when parents are learning to interact with special needs children. All supervisors have experience in early childhood development, are trained observers and maintain a non-judgmental, caring attitude toward all parents and children. Breakthrough provides written reports, consultations and recommendations as well as parent coaching upon request as part of the service.
1906 Pacific Avenue
Everett, WA 98201
Services: Supervised Visitation, Exchanges, Parenting Classes & anger management
Hours: Open and flexible
Cost: Basic Supervision is $35/hr. Supervision/Reunification is $35/hr.
Exchanges are $35/hr. with an hour minimum. Clients pay for the time spent, which includes the supervised visitation as well as travel. Parenting Classes $250.00 court approved STEP program.
Mobile and Onsite services
Clearwater Child & Family Services
18717 70th St. Ct. KPS,
Longbranch, WA, 98351
Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Cost: Sliding Scale
Additional information: Supervision, visitation, and transportation services.
Focus: Foster children and their families.
Community Family Services
1911 SW Campus Drive, #482
Federal Way, WA 98023
Hours: 7 days a week – 8:00am-8:00pm
Cost: Monday-Sunday: $40 an hour; Holidays $50 an hour; Transportation Supervisor: $60 an hour; Supervised Exchange: $30; Credit cards accepted.
Additional Information: Serving South King County and Pierce County. Experienced in high conflict, high-risk and domestic violence cases as well as parental reunification. We support children and families who have been affected by divorce, separation, abuse, neglect or violence. Our focus is to provide a safe and nurturing place for children to visit with their families in a supervised setting under the guidance of a trained supervisor.
Phone: (206) 486-0642
Hours: 7 days a week; 8am to 10pm (including travel)
Cost: $35 to $65 hourly; fee determined on a case by case basis, based on details of the case, location and reporting requirements
Services: Provides monitored and supervised visitation services in the Greater Seattle area. Provides mobile services to accommodate parties' location. Also provides visitation schedule and location coordination, exchange and child transport services as needed.
Additional Information: This supervisor possesses over a decade of experience as a child advocate working with health & human services organizations across the country. While specializing in DV, parental alienation and suspected abuse cases, this supervisor offers services to families of all backgrounds. Pertinent experience includes working closely with Family Law Attorneys, AGAs, GALs, Parenting Evaluators and Parenting Coaches, CASAs as well as Mental Health Service Providers and Family Reunification Counselors.
Families First of Washington
13470 Martin Luther King Way S.
Renton, WA 98178
Located directly on bus line - Metro Bus #101
Hours: 7 days a week 8am - 9pm
Cost: $25 - $35 per hour
Safe and comfortable facility in Renton
Service also provided throughout Greater Puget Sound Area
Additional Information: Exchange services also provided. Our safety logistics were designed by law enforcement professionals with all party’s safety in mind. Our homelike environment is very comfortable for children to include a family play room, kitchen facilities and outdoor play area.
Families First follows the National Supervised Visitation Network Guidelines. Families First also offers numerous other services. See website for more details.
Elaine Babcock and Associates
Phone: (425) 745-2074
Cell: (206) 412-4366
Cost: $50 an hour
Mobile and Onsite services
Additional Information: 22 years experience working in high conflict family law matters which include but are not limited to graduate of the Parenting Evaluation and Treatment Program at the University of Washington, serving as a Title 26 Guardian Ad Litem in over 140 cases, former CASA volunteer, background in providing Basic and Family Mediation Services (Training through University of Washington), Associates in Technical Arts Degree in both Legal Assisting and Legal Administration as well as extensive background in working with families with mental health issues, domestic violence, sexual deviancy, PAS, reunification, etc. Associates include extensive experience in early childhood development, education, and teaching parenting classes.
Gateway for Youth Families
Phone: 253-383-4361, #4
Alternate phone: 253-581-6350
Gateways Visitation and Safe Exchange Centers:
Client Service Center
11605 Bridgeport Way SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
Puget Sound Center, Building B (Back Ranch-Dyslin Ranch)
3501 104th Street East
Tacoma, WA 98446
Additional Information: VASE: Visitation and Safe Exchange is a program designed to be a gateway for parents to maintain relationships with their children. The VASE program offers a safe, secure and supervised location for those visits. Offers visits for those that have been court-ordered and those that have a visitation or a family plan that requires supervision. Also provides a safe exchange, where a third party assists in the exchange of children for parents that may have difficulty meeting face to face. Strict visit protocols are followed. There are staggered arrival and departure times for each parent. There is no contact allowed between visiting and custodial parents.
It Takes a Village Family Services
1707 S 341st Pl , #C
Federal Way, WA 98003
Hours: Flexible and based on need
Cost: Intake is $50, $25 per hour; DV intervention at $50 for intake and $20 per class, or a discounted rate of $50 per month for low income men.
Mobile and Onsite services
Additional Information: Also provides domestic violence intervention for men at a discounted rate. Will be doing CD treatment beginning in August as well as ADIS, consumer awareness.
8490 Mukilteo Speedway, #203
Mukilteo, WA 98275
Hourly is $35 per hour and $50 for court testimony
Hours: Variable, normally not past 7:30pm
Additional Information: Prefer not to do on site.
Hours: Primarily Weekends
Cost: $40 per hour, reports are an additional $20, no sliding scale provided
Services: Provides supervised visitation services, primarily on the weekends, on the eastside (Bellevue, Redmond, Woodinville and in Snohomish County between Marysville to Lynwood and north Seattle). Provides supervision in the community or in the visiting parents’ home, if allowed by the court. Also offers limited exchange services, no long distance transporting of children.
Additional Information: 15 years of experience providing supervision with degrees in psychology and speech communication. 15 years as a Snohomish County Family Court Investigator and currently does court appointed Guardian ad litem work for Snohomish County.
Multicultural Family Services
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours: 7 days a week, 8am-9pm (flexible depending on the needs of the case)
Cost: $20 intake fee, plus $35/hour for supervised visit and travel time
Services: Provides Mobile and On-Site supervised visitation and custody exchange services for Pierce, King, Thurston, Kitsap and Mason counties. Multi-lingual staff (Spanish, Vietnamese, Russian).
1212 South Eleventh Suite 26
Tacoma, WA 98405
Hours: 7 days a week, Sunday to Saturday 8:00am to the last visitation ending by 8:00pm with the possibility of 9:00pm depending on age of child.
Cost: $60 for two hours plus $20 for each additional hour (two hour minimum). $20 for monitored exchange.
Mobile and Onsite services - mobile visitation is usually within a 15 mile radius from main office, outside of the radius may cost extra.
Additional Information: A written report can be provided for the courts starting at $65. Services provided to King, Pierce, Thurston, and Kitsap counties.
O’Shea Family Services
Carbery O’Shea MSW and Lisa Light BA
Hours: Flexible weekdays and weekends based on cases needs
Costs: Intake fee $50; basic supervision $40 hr; therapeutic and reunification cases $50 per hr; $15 per exchange. Willing to do sliding scale if needed.
Serving: Seattle and East King County and will go out of county if need be.
Additional Info: One of the charter members of Washington chapter, SVN; 37 yrs family law experience: former family court social worker and GAL. Lisa is a former daycare director. Also case management, case consults, training and parenting evaluations.
Patricia J. Lusby
3507 S. 281st Street
Auburn, WA 98001
Phone: (253) 777-8280
Hours: Weekdays during daytime and evening, weekends and holidays.
Cost: $35-$50 per hour, taking low income into account and also considering travel time and gas expenses.
Serves: Provides mainly mobile services but have an office setting available in West Seattle. Serves the greater Seattle area and Tacoma.
Additional Information: Trained CASA volunteer. Advanced training in Domestic violence and DAWN volunteer.
Becker Family Services LLC
Selene Becker and Associates
Hours: Flexible weekdays and weekends based on case needs.
Cost: Intake fee: $50; basic supervision $45 hr.; therapeutic and reunification $55 per hr.; holidays $60; exchanges: to be determined.
Additional Information: Available on the Eastside. Provides onsite services. Experienced in domestic violence, drug abuse, parental alienation, sexual deviancy and high risk cases. We provide a safe and positive environment for supervised visitation that is structured to support families during this stressful time.
SECOUR Therapeutic Visitation
Locations: Northgate, Edmonds, & Lynnwood (South King County location tbd)
Supervised therapeutic visitation services by licensed mental health therapists with expertise in forensic (family-court involved) cases. Therapeutic Visitation (THV) is helpful when an added emphasis on parental coaching, reunification, or clinical impressions and documentation will help a case move forward. THV may be more interactive than standard supervised visitation, depending on the needs of the parent and child. On-site THV at our Edmonds and Lynnwood offices (with wonderful beach & outdoor exposure); or in a public venue in the Northgate area.
Cost: SECOUR requires payment of the intake(s) plus first and last visit to begin services. Standard THV costs are $90-110 per hour; sliding scale and partial scholarships are available for those in need of financial assistance.
To get started: Leave a message on our intake line at (206)330-9843 OR fill out a contact form at www.secour.org. Please tell us about your situation, including the names of attorneys if either parent is represented by counsel. If you have a recent court order or parenting plan that describes supervised visitation, we will need that information to review prior to the intake.
Lake Forest Park, WA
Phone: (206) 779-5324
Serves: No travel charges for visits in: North Seattle, Lake Forest Park, Shoreline, Edmonds, Mountlake Terrace, Lynnwood and South Everett. Some areas of King and Snohomish Counties may involve travel charges.