Washtenaw County, Michigan
Washtenaw County Public Health and Food Gatherers are now offering healthy food distribution on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month. Food distribution starts April 15, 2015.
Washtenaw County ranks first among Michigan counties in health factors according to the 2015 County Health Rankings released last week. Washtenaw ranks ninth among Michigan counties for health outcomes. This is the sixth consecutive year that Washtenaw County has received the top ranking for health factors.
“February 2015 was the coldest in 135 years, which just goes to show how critical it was for all of our partners to work out an effective strategy that ultimately served 468 individuals,” said Ellen Schulmeister, Executive Director of the Shelter Association of Washtenaw County (SAWC).