Thurston County facilities are now open to the public with restrictions, including maintaining physical distancing of at least six feet at all times and, per the Washington State Secretary of Health’s face covering order wearing a cloth face covering or mask. If you come to county facilities, please be prepared for potentially long wait times or lines due to distancing guidelines. We continue to encourage residents to access county services online, by phone, by email, or through the use of drop boxes located outside of county buildings.
The availability of remote services vary by office and department.

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Employee Assistance Program
What is the Employee Assistance Program (EAP)?

​The EAP assists employees with a wide range of concerns and problems:

  • Marital and Family issues
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Substance abuse
  • Gambling
  • Balancing Work and Home
  • Financial Services
  • Legal Services
  • ID Theft

And so much more!

How does it work?

​Employees, spouses, domestic partners and children up to age 26 can access the EAP.

Thurston County provides your EAP services free of charge!

The EAP is completely confidential and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Call (800) 777-4114 or go to www.FirstChoiceEAP.com. Our username is thurstoncounty.

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