Scheduled EBT System Outage
Due to a scheduled system outage, DSHS clients will not have access to EBT cash and food benefits for up to 10 hours beginning Saturday, July 16. The outage will start at 10 pm and continue until as late as 8 am Sunday, July 17. EBT cards will not work during this outage. Please make plans to access benefits prior to 10 pm July 16. Please let alternate cardholders know about this outage. Once the system is back up, clients will have full access to benefits. For updates during the outage period, please check the DSHS website (www.dshs.wa.gov), Facebook (www.facebook.com/WaStateDSHS) and Twitter (twitter.com/wadshs).