Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinics in Cascade County 2020

On Tuesday, Sept. 29, or Tuesday, Oct. 6, come get a flu shot without even getting out of your car! CCHD’s immunization experts will be at Montana Expo Park from 10am to 2pm.

CCHD Services Now Available by Appointment

All CCHD services, including immunizations, are now available by appointment only. Please call 406-454-6950 to make an appointment with one of the following divisions: Prevention Services (including communicable disease, immunizations, and STDs) Family Health (including WIC, home visiting, car seats, parenting classes) Environmental Health…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Facts

Updated 4/7/2020. Information added since last update will be displayed in purple. Cascade County-specific information: COVID-19 & Businesses in Cascade County Visit our “In the News” page for the full texts of the Governor’s directives and Orders of Health Officer from Health Officer Trisha…

Fighting the Flu

Want to know what you can do to protect your kids from the flu? Besides getting them vaccinated, of course… Learn more at https://www.cdc.gov/flu/prevent/actions-prevent-flu.htm

Shelter-in-Place 101

Have you ever heard “shelter-in-place” and wondered what that meant? Wonder no longer! Check out our handy infographic to learn what to do during a Shelter-in-Place event. To sign up for emergency notifications for Cascade County, visit the CodeRED website.

Healthy Holidays to You

It is common to see an increase of illness during the winter months, and this year is no exception. The cold weather brings everyone indoors, keeping them in close contact with each other. People are traveling, taking germs with them when they go and—unfortunately—bringing…

World AIDS Day 2019

What is World AIDS Day? World AIDS Day takes place on December 1st each year. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from…

CCHD hires new Public Health Officer

Joe Briggs, Chairman of the Cascade County Board of County Commissioners, announced the recent hiring of Trisha Gardner as the Cascade City-County Health Officer. Gardner’s responsibilities will include the supervision of more than 40 employees in the Cascade City-County Health Department who play an…

What you need to know about EVALI

The following text comes from a November 7, 2019 press release from Montana State Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS). Health officials identify two additional cases in Cascade County related to severe pulmonary disease associated with vaping Contact: Jon Ebelt, Public Information…

WIC Farmer’s Market Drawing Update: We have a winner!

Congratulations to Victoria, the winner of CCHD’s drawing for the electric pressure cooker and kitchen goods basket! Victoria was one of the lucky few who received WIC Farmer’s Market benefits in summer 2019. She took her vouchers to the Farmer’s Market, filled out her…