Both offices of Cowlitz County Health & Human Services are closed to walk-in traffic, this includes the Environmental Health Unit located in Kelso.
Business that cannot be done online, by phone, or email are currently being done by appointment or teleconferencing to minimize the possibility of congestion in a shared space and to encourage social distancing.
While our lobbies are closed we are accepting permit applications, revisions, and other requests through multiple platforms. For more information click on a button below.
NOVEL CORONAVIRUS - COVID-19
A Washington call center can answer questions about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), how it spreads and what to do if you have symptoms.
Call 1-800-525-0127 and press #
A Cowlitz County information line is also available at 1-888-683-8676
Cowlitz County Health & Human Services announced the first case of COVID-19 in a Cowlitz County resident on 3/20/2020.
On July 10, 2020, at 0815 hours, Cowlitz County Health and Human Services (CCHHS) reported (7) additional lab confirmed positive cases of COVID-19. Three hours later, by 1115 hours, (21) twenty-one additional lab confirmed positives were reported Read on...