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  • How the System Functions When Your Mentally Ill Family Member is in Crisis

    Featured Guest Panelists

    Sheriff Ty Trenary - Snohomish County Sheriff
    Carola Schmid - Sno. Co. Involuntary Treatment Supervisor
    Edward DaPra - Snohomish Co. Jail Medical Supervisor
    Judge Tam Bui - Snohomish County Mental Health Court
    Judge Laura Van Slyck - Snohomish Co. Municipal Court- Everett

    Topics covered

    • What is the procedure for getting a family member evaluated for possible Involuntary Treatment?
    • What happens when I call 911 on a family member in a mental health crisis?
    • What … More »

  • Sleep Country’s Pajama Bowl

    Polish off your bowling shoes and put on your wackiest pair of PJs – Sleep Country’s Pajama Bowl for Foster Kids is almost here! This is an event we look forward to each year that greatly supports Compass Health’s foster care program, and we’d love if you’d join us for the fun on April 27th at ACME Bowling, Billiards & Events in Tukwila OR TechCity Bowl in Kirkland.

    How do you participate? Gather your teams of four or five, sign up at, and start fundraising! The … More »

  • The Wheelchair Foundation Supports Compass Health

    As we continue to improve our services at Compass Health, our clinical staff has been working to increase emergency preparedness for our clients. With generous donations from the Wheelchair Foundation located in Danville, California, we have secured wheelchairs for the Bailey Building in Everett, our office in Coupeville, and our office in Friday Harbor on San Juan Island. A total of five wheelchairs have been generously donated by the Wheelchair Foundation through a partnership with the … More »

  • North Sound Dignity & Respect Conference - It’s time to register

    Click HERE for conference brochure

  • Volunteers needed for county homeless count Jan. 23

    Volunteers needed for county homeless count Jan. 23

    By Julie Muhlstein, Everett Herald Writer

    A year ago, on a single day in January, 1,996 people were counted as homeless in Snohomish County. Again this year, volunteers are needed to help with the county’s annual Point in Time homeless count, scheduled for Jan. 23.

    Volunteers, who can choose to work in specified areas of Snohomish County, are asked to commit to three-hour shifts between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. that day.

    Although it … More »

  • Apple Health (Medicaid) Extends Coverage for a Month

    OLYMPIA – Washington Apple Health says it is extending health care coverage for about 18,000 Medicaid households who were told earlier to complete their renewal  by the end of December or face termination of coverage. 

    The extension will give those clients time to contact the Health Care Authority and confirm that they still want Washington Apple Health coverage.

    The Health Care Authority will also be sending letters the first week of January to clients who lost coverage November 30, … More »

  • The Employees Community Fund of Boeing and the Whitehorse Foundation Support Compass Health

    As the year draws to a close, Compass Health is preparing for all the changes to our health care system that will be implemented in 2014. As we work to prepare ourselves to continue to provide the highest level of service to our clients and to our community, support from that very same community becomes even more important.
    We are pleased to announce that Compass Health has been awarded two significant grants that will allow us to invest in the resources that we need to accomplish … More »
  • Save the Date! Dignity & Respect Conference “Celebrating Workplace Diversity”

  • AmazonSmile Program - Support Compass Health When You Shop!

    Compass Health recently signed up for's new charity, AmazonSmile. What is AmazonSmile?

    • Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice.
    • AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
    • Support your charitable organization by starting your shopping at

    .5% of all purchases made when shopping will be donated to the non-profit of your choice. … More »

  • Genoa Peer Center Thanksgiving Dinner

    This year, Genoa Healthcare has generously donated to Compass Health to cover the costs of our annual Genoa Peer Center Thanksgiving Dinner. We are so thankful to everyone at Genoa who will make this dinner possible for the clients at the Peer Center - you are making the holidays just a little more joyful for all of the individuals in our community. Thank you! 
    The Bailey Peer Center is a recovery oriented support center for individuals with behavioral health disorders, many of whom … More »