Injury Prevention And Public Education

Goal

Promote programs and activities that reduce preventable injuries, disability and premature death due to trauma.

2017-18 WREMS Prevention Grants Were Awarded to the Following:

  • $3,000 to Lewis County Coroner for Water Safety Education
  • $3,000 to Lewis County Fire Dist 3 for smoke detectors and fire safety education
  • $1,200 to Lewis County Fire Dist 15 for smoke detectors and fire safety education
  • $3,000 to Lewis County Fire Dist 15 for teen driver safety
  • $3,000 to Lewis County Public Health for Naloxone
  • $800 to Safe Kids Thurston County for a life jacket loaner cabinet
  • $3,000 to South Beach Fire and EMS for water rescue equipment
  • $3,000 to Westport Fire Dept for older adult fall prevention

Investing in Prevention Saves Lives and Money

Resources for Families

Where to Seek Help - early childhood support services in Thurston County.

Child Window Falls Prevention

Violence Prevention

Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion

Injury Prevention Resources