By partnering with the family and community, Washington County Public Health Service has a commitment to maximize the quality of life for all – through intervention to eliminate the causes of poor health, education to improve health of families and the community and provision of support necessary to maintain a healthy Washington County.
Looking to become more active? This video from the Move Your Way Campaign, "Tips for Getting Motivated," has ideas for making it easier to get active — like finding a partner or developing a simple routine.
Washington County has joined forces with New York State Department of Health, creating a Public Health All-Hazards Volunteer Program. This program will train volunteers to assist Public Health efforts in response, mitigation, and recovery for disasters which may pose a threat to human health.