Current Topics

COLD WEATHER

Washington County Warming Sites - This list is provided to help people deal with extreme cold temperatures. These locations will provide a place to get out of the cold; they will not provide any other services, such as food or healthcare.

SAFE AND HEALTHY LIVING

12 Health Tips to Light Up Your Holidays
Cold Weather Increases Risk of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: - properly maintained and working home heating devices and carbon monoxide detectors save lives
Four Simple Steps to Food Safety - FoodSafety.gov website
Test For Radon With A Free Kit

    Free radon test kits are available to Washington County residents. Limit one per residence. Kits may be picked up at the Health Department (see address on upper right of this page)weekdays between 8:00-4:30. For more information see Radon Information

COMMUNICABLE DISEASE CONTROL AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

Questions and Answers on Ebola
"It Started Like Any Other Day..." YouTube (4:12)

COMMUNITY HEALTH




Annual County Health Rankings - See how Washington County compares with any county in the U.S. on a common set of metrics, and how we rank with other counties in Wisconsin.

- Timely information from the CDC