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The following is a listing of recent DSHS news releases. News releases will be added as they become available. Releases for prior years can be found in our archive files. For more information on news releases, call the contact person listed at the beginning of the release or the Media Relations Office at (360) 902-7829.

August 25, 2014
Governor approves $30 million in funds to ease shortage of mental health evaluation and treatment beds

August 07, 2014
Supreme Court rules against detaining mental health patients in local hospitals

August 04, 2014
Washington ranks as national leader in helping people with developmental disabilities become employed

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