The Veterans Assistance Program is operated by Skagit County Public Health, in partnership with Community Action’s Skagit Vets Connect Program. Veterans Assistance is provided to make sure that the residents of Skagit County, who have honorably served our country, are never forgotten.
Needle Exchange Program
Housing and Homelessness | Stabilization
with developmental disabilities and their families are valued citizens
of Skagit County. The Developmental Disabilities program strives to promote
individual worth, self-respect, and dignity such that each individual
is valued as a contributing member of the community.
Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders
The Behavioral Health Program represents Skagit County's interests in mental health and substance use services to assure that a full continuum of treatment and recovery services are available to eligible consumers.
on Wheels Program provides nutritious, noontime meals to senior citizens,
age 60 and older, who have difficulty leaving their home unassisted and
who are unable to prepare their own meals.
Senior Centers are located in Anacortes, Burlington, Concrete, Mount Vernon and Sedro Woolley and are sponsored by Skagit County and its towns and cities. Each center offers noontime meals and programs for older adults. Monthly calendars and newsletters are available online.
Senior Nutrition Program provides nutritious, noontime meals to seniors
through a variety of services. Each meal distributed by the program is
designed to provide one-third of the Recommended Daily Dietary Allowances
for people over 60 years of age.