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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COVID-19 Resources: Mental Health and Coping

State COVID-19 Assistance Hotline 

  • Call 1-800-525-0127 
    • Then press #
  • Hours:
    • Monday thur Friday 6:00am - 10:00pm
    • Saturday and Sunday 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Language
    • Press 2 for Spanish
    • For other languages wait and request an interpreter
  • Or text 'Coronavirus' to 211-211
    • For Spanish reply 'esp' to the hotline message

Last update 9/14/20. Spread the facts.

Mental Health and Coping Resources

The resources provided here focus on mental health and coping during the COVID-19 pandemic. As new information and resources become available, this page will be updated.

Emotional Support and Crisis Helplines

The following are 24/7, free and confidential. 

LifelineDistress Helpline
  • Call: 1-800-985-5990
  • Text: TalkWithUs to 66746
  • TTY: 1-800-846-8517
  • Spanish Speaking
    • Call: 1-800-985-5990, press 2
    • Text: Hablanos to 66746
  • Multilingual
    • Call: 1-800-985-5990


Mental Health, Coping and the COVID-19 Pandemic 

Crisis Helplines

For Everyone

For Parents and Guardians

For Individuals Living with Mental Illness 
For Older Adults
For Organizations and Employers

Public Health and Social Services Contact Information

  • During business hours call 360-867-2500
    • WA Relay: 711 or 800-833-6388
  • After business hours:
    • Public health emergency call 1-800-986-9050
    • Medical emergency call 911

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