Employee Assistance Program
Yakima County provides an employee assistance program (EAP) for employee to use for private and confidential counseling assistance at no cost to the employee for 4 visits per issue per year.
Corporate Gym Membership
Yakima County has corporate membership with the following gyms/fitness centers to promote employee wellness:
  • Yakima Athletic Club/YAC Fitness
  • YMCA
  • Valley Racquet and Fitness Club
Inter-governmental Cooperation

From wellness fairs to fun runs, Yakima County works with the City of Yakima to promote health and wellness for all of its employees.

2015 Fitness Challenge Winner - City of Yakima

For the past 2 years, Yakima County and the City of Yakima have sponsored a spring fitness challenge to its employees.  Over 100 employees have taken on the challenge to lose weight and get fit! 
2015 Fitness Challenge Participants