Page updated November 19, 2020 at 4:20 p.m.
We are committed to supporting employers in Whatcom County during this unprecedented challenge of COVID-19. You can find information below that should help answer questions you might have. If you are unable to find the information you need, please contact us:
By email: email@example.com
During business hours: 360-778-6100
Information about what to do if you have an ill worker can be found in this FAQ.
You can find peer-to-peer guidance for 18 business and professional sectors at whatcomtogether.org. Developed by local entrepreneurs, business owners and other employers, it represents suggestions and tips for operating safely under Washington's Safe Start Plan.
Below you will find guidance for specific sectors that have been created and reviewed by health department staff.
|Child Care and Schools|
Additional State and Federal Resources
|Washington State Resources|
For general inquiries and assistance with Safe Start plans, please contact the Health Department:
If you have a worker who has been diagnosed with COVID-19, or is a close contact of someone who has, you must contact our Business Response Team (BRT):
Please note, general questions and inquiries should not be sent to the BRT.
The "Safer. Stronger. Together." campaign was created to support businesses and organizations with unified recognizable signage to be used throughout the county, to communicate with your customers about your commitment to their safety.