Effective January 1, 2020 Washington State has adopted the legal age of 21 to be able to purchase tobacco and vapor products. For many years it has been age 18. If a family member, friend or you need help quitting use these free resources:
Smartphone app: doh.wa.gov/quit Quitline: 1-800-QUIT-NOW
FLU SEASON IS HERE!
Make it a priority to protect yourself and community against the flu this fall and winter season. It is highly recommended for children, adults and elderly to get vaccinated against the flu. You can also keep healthy and prevent the spread of flu by washing your hands. Check with your healthcare providers office or local pharmacy for availability of vaccine.
Our Mission: To promote and protect the health of our community by preventing disease and injury through assessment and program implementation in cooperation with our community partners.
Ralph A. Monteagudo, DO – Health Officer
To report a public health emergency or communicable disease call 509-725-1001. For after hours, please call Sheriffs Office 509-725-3501.
Are you looking for ways to quit smoking? Check out these resources that are available.