A Behavioral Health Ombuds is an advocate for clients of publicly funded mental health and substance use treatment services.  Ombuds services are free, confidential, and can help you resolve complaints about your services.  Ombuds are also available to help you connect to provider agencies in your area and answer questions about how the behavioral health system works in the state of Washington. 

Cowlitz, Pacific and Wahkiakum Counties

Tim Krueger

Office: (360) 414-0237 or (866) 731-7403
swrsnombuds@yahoo.com

Lewis and Grays Harbor

Justin Blackwell

Office: (360) 266-7578 or (833) 721-6011
justintblackwell@msn.com