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.
Official statistics on COVID-19 can be found on Cowlitz County’s COVID-19 Resources page. The Daily Data Summary provides daily updates on cases, hospitalizations, and deaths, as well as weekly updates on case and death demographics. Read on...