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Staying Healthy at Work - December 2018

Are you trying to get or stay healthy, but feel you don’t have enough hours in the day? You are not alone. Most folks these days have very hectic schedules ...

Posted: Dec. 7, 2018

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Veterans Relief Program Services on Temporary Hold

The full range of Lewis County Veterans Relief Program services are on temporary hold while the county seeks a new Veterans Benefit Specialist. During this time, all routine services have ...

Posted: Dec. 4, 2018

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Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Town Hall December 11

A town hall to educate community members about local youth substance abuse and prevention will be held in the Centralia Middle School Commons at 4 p.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2018. ...

Posted: Dec. 3, 2018

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Working to Prevent Foodborne Illness in Lewis County

Many people like to read the restaurant inspection reports in the Chronicle. How did my favorite restaurant do? Is the new place downtown open yet? How did my kids’ school ...

Posted: Nov. 19, 2018

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Public Health & Social Services Department Will Be Closed December 6, 2018

All Lewis County Public Health & Social Services offices will be closed all day on Thursday, December 6, 2018 for an all-member meeting. No services will be available to the ...

Posted: Nov. 16, 2018

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Prevent Childhood Lead Poisoning

Lead poisoning is considered one of the most preventable environmental diseases among children. It can cause permanent behavior, learning and hearing problems, seizures, and even death. During National Lead Poisoning ...

Posted: Oct. 25, 2018

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Supporting Lewis County Residents with Developmental Disabilities

Across the cities, towns, and rural countryside, approximately 540 adults and children with developmental disabilities call Lewis County home. Using federal, state, and local funds, Lewis County Public Health & ...

Posted: Oct. 22, 2018

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Seasonal Health Alert - Halloween Safety Tips

Fall is here, time for pumpkins, corn mazes, apple cider, leaves and Halloween! With trick-or-treating season right around the corner, the Washington Poison Center offers some safety tips to ensure ...

Posted: Oct. 16, 2018

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Lewis County Public Health on Twitter

Lewis County Public Health & Social Services has joined the “Twittersphere” with the username @LCPHSS. Follow us to receive frequent messages with links to more in-depth information on your health, ...

Posted: Oct. 5, 2018

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Disabled Persons Can Weather Winter Storms With Energy Resilience - October 2018

Conversations around town have turned to winter storms—ice, snow and wind are common at this time of year, and it can be hard to know how to be prepared. For ...

Posted: Oct. 3, 2018

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