Drug prevention strategies that support and reach all community youth
Mason County Public Health and Human Services supports
healthy behaviors and knowledge by facilitating the
Shelton Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition.
Mason County Public Health Educator
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Data sheets for Mason County will be available after June 30th and published here. The infographic shown here depicts suicide rates in WA State.
In November 2016 Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy, M.D., M.B.A released a landmark report on addiction. This report explains the science behind addiction and why this epidemic is a public health problem and not a judicial one.
A new bill was signed into law recently allowing marijuana retail stores to give free lock boxes to their customers. This change in the law will protect children and vulnerable persons from accessing marijuana products by mistake. Nicely done!