Injury Prevention And Public Education

Goal

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

2019 WesT Region EMS Conference

The 2019 West Region EMS Conference will be held March 22 - 24, 2019, at the Ocean Shores Convention Center.

The Prevention Workshop will be held Friday, March 22, 2019, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. To register, complete the Registration Form and send to lori@wrems.com or contact the WREMS office at 360-705-9019. Online Registration will open soon!

2018-19 wrems prevention grants

WREMS Prevention Grants have been awarded to: 

  • Lewis Fire District 2 for open water response equipment

  • Lewis Fire District 3 for fire safety

  • Lewis County Public Health for Safety City

  • Lewis County Public Health for swimming lessons for children

  • Mary Bridge Children's Hospital for child window fall prevention

  • MultiCare for safe sleep for babies

  • NW Infant Survival & SIDS for safe sleep for babies

Data

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