CCHD Walk-In Services Suspended

If you arrive and need assistance, please call 406-454-6950. Once you are on the phone, listen to the menu to have your call routed correctly : PRESS 5 if you are experiencing flu-like symptoms or have other questions regarding COVID-19, also know as coronavirus…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Facts

Updated 3/31/2020. 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.

Coronavirus: an emerging situation

The recent outbreak of coronavirus is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide updated information & guidance as it becomes available. The CDC’s webpage dedicated to the coronavirus can be found here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/summary.html Background The…

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…

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…

2019 Fire Station Flu Shot Fridays!

Come get your 2019 flu shot with Great Falls Fire Rescue and the City-County Health Department’s immunization experts! Have some family fun and fight the flu with a 2019 flu shot! Each Friday in October from 2PM to 5PM, we’re teaming up to give flu…

Press release August 14, 2019: State health officials confirm West Nile Virus

Important to take steps to avoid mosquito bites, state health officials say State and local public health officials are reporting the season’s first West Nile Virus (WNV) detections with three counties reporting positive mosquito samples. Cascade, Sheridan and Yellowstone counties have all had a…

Steps to prevent West Nile Virus

The following information comes from a June 12, 2019 Montana Department of Health and Human Services (DPHHS) press release. You can find the original press release here. State and local public health officials are reminding Montanans to take steps to avoid mosquito bites and…