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…

Save the Date for 2019 Community Flu Shot Clinics

The Cascade City-County Health Department is thrilled to announce the dates for the 2019 Community Flu Shot Clinics! Mark your calendar for these opportunities to get your annual flu shot from the CCHD immunization experts. Adults age 18 and older can get their immunization…

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…

Keep Kids Strong the Whole Year Long! Immunization & Sports Physical Clinic this Wednesday, 8/7, 10am-4pm

Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD), Great Falls Clinic, Mountain View Physical Therapy, Blue Cross Blue Shield Care Van, and Great Falls Public Schools are working together to make it as convenient as possible for parents to get their kids ready for the upcoming school…

World Breastfeeding Week: August 1-7, 2019

Join us during World Breastfeeding Week 2019 to learn more about our work to empower parents and enable breastfeeding. There are many unbelievable benefits to your child when you breastfeed—benefits for their health, IQ, vision, obesity & disease prevention, and more—and there are many…

Stay Strong the Whole Year Long with the Back to School Clinic!

Our annual Back to School Immunizations and Sports Physical Clinic is coming soon! We’ll have more providers this year for shorter wait times! When: August 7, 2019, 10AM to 4PM Where: Montana Expo Park Pacific Steel & Recycling Four Seasons Arena Here’s what will…

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…

Reduce Rabies Risk

At least one bat has already entered a Cascade County home in 2019, and—though the bat was fortunately not infected with the rabies virus—this is a good reminder to make sure you do what you can to prevent exposure. Below, please find the text…