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In response to Governor Inslee's Stay Home, Stay Healthy Order and Safe Start Plan, Thurston County continues to operate under an essential services model. This is in effect
until Thurston County enters Phase 3 of the Safe Start Plan. Courts and other elected offices may operate under different hours or restrictions.

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Living Well Thurston
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What are Living Well Thurston workshops?

  • Workshops for people with chronic health conditions and their caregivers.
  • Learn to set goals and better manage your health.
  • Led by two skilled, trained leaders.
  • Sessions that occur once a week for 2 1/2 hours over six weeks.
  • Based on the Self-Management Resource Center's Chronic Disease Self-Management Program.

What's the cost and how do I register?

  • It's free and includes a Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions book.
  • To find out when the next workshop is and register call Lesley Price at 360-867-2515.

What's a chronic health condition?

  • Health problems that are long term or long lasting.
  • Conditions like diabetes, heart disease, cancer, arthritis, depression, multiple sclerosis and chronic pain.