1/10th of 1% Mental Health Sales Tax

Cowlitz County collects a 1/10th of 1% behavioral health sales tax. This sales tax must be used for chemical dependency or mental health programs and therapeutic courts as legislated in RCW 82.14.460 as shown in the document linked below.

Use of funds

Along with funding therapeutic courts, Cowlitz County contracts with community based agencies to provide chemical dependency or mental health programs. The most recently funded programs and services are shown in the document linked below.

MH Prgrams