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State Seeks Input for Retail Food Code Revisions

The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) is updating its Retail Food Code to ensure it addresses current foodborne illness risks and best methods of prevention. DOH is inviting the ...

Posted: July 15, 2019

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WIC Nutrition Program Transitioning to New Cascades Cards

The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program at Lewis County Public Health & Social Services (PHSS) will transition from WIC checks to a WIC EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer) card ...

Posted: July 10, 2019

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Animal Shelter Volunteers Do the Fun Stuff

Every year, 1,300-1,400 animals experience kindness, comfort and second chances at the Lewis CountyAnimal Shelter. Our staff, volunteers, and donors are rewarded daily by their work creating these newbeginnings for ...

Posted: July 2, 2019

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Emergency Food & Shelter Program Funds Anticipated

Lewis County is anticipating receiving federal funds again this year to distribute to local organizations that operate emergency food and/or shelter programs. Emergency Food & Shelter Program Funds Anticipated EFSP ...

Posted: June 7, 2019

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Food Safety at Public Venues

Food Safety at Public Venues

Posted: May 21, 2019

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'Build Your Parent Toolbox" classes offered

The first in a series of free “Build Your Parent Toolbox” classes for parents and guardians of children ages 9 to 14 will be held in Morton on Tuesday, May ...

Posted: May 7, 2019

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National Drug Take Back Day is April 27

National DEA Drug Take Back will be hosted by Morton UP! Coalition and the Morton Police Department on Saturday, April 27. This "in person" drop off will be held at ...

Posted: April 26, 2019

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Onsite Sewage Program Protects Environmental Health

With its mostly rural nature, Lewis County is home to more people relying on septic systems than city sewer systems. The Lewis County Public Health & Social Services (PHSS) Onsite ...

Posted: April 25, 2019

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5-Year Housing and Homelessness Strategic Plan

Lewis County Public Health & Social Services is requesting input prior to our adoption of a new 5 Year Housing and Homelessness Strategic Plan. This 5 year plan serves as ...

Posted: April 23, 2019

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Public Comment Invited

Each year the WIC Nutrition Program develops a plan for providing services in Washington. The WIC State Plan is a requirement for all WIC state agencies from the United States ...

Posted: April 17, 2019

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