Emergency Contact Numbers

What public health incidents should be reported immediately?

  • A hazardous materials incident
  • Compromised public or private drinking water supplies
  • Sewage release illnesses or foodborne illnesses
  • A communicable disease outbreak
  • Actual or communicated threats of bioterrorism
  • Restaurant or other food supply impacted by fire, sewage failure or water supply interruption

CCHD Emergency Business Hours: 454-6950

Police, Fire, or Medical Emergency: 911

Police Non-Emergency: 771-1180

Sheriff’s Office: 454-6820

DES (Disaster/Emergency Services):454-6900

Fire Non-Emergency: 727-8070

Benefis Health System: 455-5000

Poison Control: 1-800-222-1222

Animal Control: 454-2276

Red Cross: 727-2212

Salvation Army: 453-0391

Montana 211 Community Resources: 211

CDC (Centers for Disease Control & Prevention), 24-hr: 800-232-4636

For text telephone (24-hour)TTY 888-232-6348

Terrorism Preparedness & Emergency Response 404-639-7405

Bioterrorism Preparedness & Response Program 404-639-0385

For more information, please contact:
Cascade City-County Health Department
Public Health Emergency Preparedness
115 4th Street South
Great Falls, MT 59401                                        

    Erin Merchant
    Preparedness & Communications Officer
    PH: 406-791-9265
    Cell/After-Hours: 406-788-7300
    emerchant@cascadecountymt.gov
   
    Alex Higdon
    Emergency Planner
    PH: 406-761-9899
    Cell/After-Hours: 406-868-0548
    ahigdon@cascadecountymt.gov