Family & Community Health Services
Health Insurance and Access to Care
Provide assistance with health insurance enrollment for adults and children, including enrollment in Medicaid/Apple Health Program. Provide referrals to health care providers.
First Steps Maternity Support Services and Infant Case ManagementProvide nursing, mental health and nutritional services to Medicaid-enrolled pregnant women and their infants, via in-office and home visits. Learn more about First Steps Maternity Support Services and Case Management program.
Home visiting program providing parenting education and support to all families with newborns in San Juan County. Provide information and referral, parenting support, breastfeeding counseling and support
Breastfeeding and Lactation Services
Provide in home and phone consultation and support for breastfeeding mothers. 24-hour, on-call support is available.
Breastfeeding Support - San Juan Island: 360-298-5141
Breastfeeding Support - Orcas Island: 360-298-5827
Breastfeeding Support – Lopez Island: 360-298-5140
Early Support for Infants and Toddlers (ESIT)
Provide home visits, assessment, information, support and referrals for families of children from birth to age three years who have known or suspected developmental delays or disabilities. Learn more about the ESIT program
SafeCare Parenting Education Program
Home visiting program for families of children ages six years and under to provide intensive parenting and health education and support.
Oral Health & Access to Baby and Child Dentistry (ABCD) Program
Provide oral health education and support, referrals to Medicaid dentistry services; provide fluoride varnishes to pediatric clients. Learn more about the ABCD dental program.
TB & Pregnancy Testing
Provide confidential tuberculosis and pregnancy testing, and referrals to providers for follow up care.
Communicable Disease Surveillance
San Juan County Health & Community Services relies on healthcare providers, laboratories, hospitals and the general public to report certain communicable diseases to us. Reporting communicable diseases helps protect our community, and assists our efforts around disease prevention, surveillance, and outbreak investigation. Learn more about required notifiable/reportable conditions.
Community and Professional Education & Wellness Programs
Provide periodic community education on topics including: childhood adversity and building resilience, vaccination education, nutrition and wellness education and support
Case Management and Referrals
Child care consulting, recognition and referral for family violence services, mental health services, financial support and law and justice referrals.