Washtenaw County, Michigan
Train as a Master Rain Gardener, and become a volunteer resource for your neighborhood. Washtenaw County has been planting rain gardens since 2005, and in that time we have learned a thing or two about what makes them successful. Come train with us to be a Master *Rain* Gardener. During class you will design your own rain garden step-by-step. Share your knowledge in the tradition of the Master Gardener volunteer program. Become your neighborhood's expert on rain gardens!
The 2016 Senior Resource Guide is now available both online and in print.
It may not seem like winter, but once cold weather arrives, Washtenaw County will be ready with safe, warm spaces for individuals experiencing homelessness during severe winter weather.
Get vaccinated to protect yourself, your family and our community from flu. Seasonal influenza vaccine is recommended for EVERYONE six months and older.
Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office K9s Fred and Argo have received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. The vest was sponsored by an anonymous sponsor.
The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office began training staff in the identification of a heroin overdose and on how to administer Naloxone to counteract the effect of the overdose at the beginning of August, 2015. To date, 70 deputies and 26 individuals from human service organizations throughout Washtenaw County have been trained in how to administer Naloxone. During this time period Sheriff’s Deputies have saved five (5) lives as a result of their training and ability to administer Naloxone.