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Repost: "Why is the Health Department Here?"

Check out our local health department perspective featured in the national Living Cities blog. Below are some excerpts from the piece.

Patty Hayes, Director of Public Health and Kirsten Wysen, Public Health Program Manager highlight several ways public health staff are working across sectors. 547 more words

Kids & Families

Making Mischief

Oh my child, you are a constant source of amusement. As Bean grows more confident in her abilities to move around and get up on things, her capacity for mischief grows also…all the photos above were taken in a very short span of time, as I was packing up our little Duncan house at the end of April. 213 more words


How cardboard boxes and conversations might save babies’ lives in King County

Every year in the United States, about 3500 infants die unexpectedly in their sleep. We’re hoping respectful conversations and cardboard boxes will help reduce the incidence of these tragedies in King County. 762 more words

Kids & Families