Environmental Justice Tribal Engagement

HEAL Act Tribal Briefing

The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) hosted updates about the Healthy Environment for All (HEAL) Act for tribal partners on Thursday, August 11th, 2022. At this briefing, DOH and Environmental Justice Council staff provided an overview of the HEAL Act. Partner HEAL agencies shared agency-specific updates to HEAL Act implementation. Tribal partners were invited to join agency staff in dialogue and to provide agency-specific feedback in breakout rooms.

HEAL Act Overview Presentation Material

DOH and other implementing HEAL Act agencies will hold additional briefings twice yearly with quarterly email updates for tribal partners. For more information, please contact the DOH Tribal Relations Director or DOH HEAL Act Staff.

Tribal Nations and the HEAL Act, Factsheet (PDF)