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

WA State Injury Data Tables

WA State injury data tables

Injury Prevention Resources