Lewis County Public Health and Social Services is offering grants to fund programs that provide recreation, community education, and support for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.

Available funds total $40,000, and the county expects to award smaller grants to several different programs. Contracts will run from September 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019.

Qualified applicants must submit proposals by noon on August 3 to sara.sons@lewiscountywa.gov.

Interested parties can attend an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. on July 24 at 156 Northwest Chehalis Ave. in Chehalis.