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    Don’t regift your unwanted meds.

    Celebrate secure medicine return day every day to keep our communities safe. Learn More >

  • A man's two hands covered in soap suds at a sink with the water running

    Good hand hygiene helps public health.

    Soap, water, and 20 seconds go a long way to stop the spread of disease. Learn More >

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    Reach your full health potential.

    You have opportunities for good health where you live, learn, work, and play. Learn More >

  • gloved hands with knife chopping romaine lettuce

    Some romaine lettuce is OK to eat.

    Update: The E. coli outbreak involves romaine lettuce only from parts of California. Learn More >

  • Woman with child brushing teeth both smiling

    Families thrive in Pierce County.

    You have fair opportunities to make healthy choices where you live, learn, work, and play. Learn More >

  • Abandoned Well with standing water

    Is there an old well on your property?

    Learn how to look for them and what to do to keep pets and people safe. Learn More >

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    Keep your septic system safe.

    Learn how regular maintenance protects you and your family. Learn More >

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    Apply and pay online.

    Submit food, septic, water and other applications anytime, anywhere. Learn More >

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