Press Release: You Can Help Protect Against Measles

Great Falls, MT – In response to the recently publicized measles outbreaks in New York and Washington State, the Cascade City-County Health Department would like to reassure residents that they can take steps to protect themselves, their families, and the community from this potentially…

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD) is February 7. Now in its 18th year, NBHAAD is a day to increase awareness about HIV among blacks/African Americans and encourage people to get involved in prevention efforts, get tested, and get treatment if they are living with…

Board of Health Special Meeting – February 8 Agenda

Friday, February 8, 2019, 3:30 PM Click here to view the agenda for February 8’s Board of Health meeting. CCHD Large Conference Room: 115 4th St South, Great Falls, MT 59401

BOARD OF HEALTH MEETING — FEBRUARY 6 AGENDA

February 6, 2019, 11:30 AM Click here to view the agenda for February 6’s Board of Health meeting. NeighborWorks Learning Center: 509 1st Ave South, Great Falls, MT 59401

Healthy Habits

This time of year, the cold weather brings us indoors where viruses and bacteria can spread easily from person to person. Almost every winter, the Cascade City-County Health Department’s ongoing surveillance with the local healthcare community shows an increase in individuals with respiratory concerns,…

Healthy Lives, Vibrant Futures — a Community Health Symposium on 1/17/19

When: Thursday, January 17, 2019, from 3-5 PM Where: Heritage Hall, Great Falls College – MSU Every three years, we develop a Community Health Needs survey and send it to homes throughout Cascade County, inviting residents of all backgrounds to have a voice in…

BOARD OF HEALTH MEETING – JANUARY 2 AGENDA

BOARD OF HEALTH MEETING January 2, 2019, 11:30 AMCity-County Health Department (CCHD) 115 4th Street South, Great Falls Click here to view the agenda for January 2nd’s Board of Health meeting.

CCHD Services Not Impacted by Government Shutdown

NEWS RELEASE — December 27, 2018 Cascade City-County Health Department would like to clarify concerns about the federal government shutdown and its impact on CCHD services and programs. CCHD remains open. All programs, including WIC, will continue to provide services as usual during our…

Spread Cheer, not Foodborne Illness

This blog post is available courtesy of: USDA Office of CommunicationsPress (202) 720-9113Consumer Inquiries (888) 674-6854 WASHINGTON, Dec. 11, 2018 – If you’re cooking for friends and family this holiday season, it’s important to make sure you’re not spreading bacteria that can cause harmful…

CCHD is hiring a Registered Sanitarian!

Do you have a bachelor’s degree in the natural or environmental sciences? Are you passionate about creating a healthy, safe environment for the public? Come live and work in beautiful and affordable Cascade County, Montana, as a registered sanitarian or sanitarian-in-training! This would be…