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…

Notice: Board of Health Meeting November 4, 2015

The Cascade City-County Board of Health will be meeting on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 11:30am in CCHD’s Large Conference Room. 11-04-2015 BOH Agenda

“Ask Me” Campaign Begins for 2015

CCHD and Clark’s Orthopedic and Medical are Encouraging People to “ASK ME!” The Cascade City County Health Department (CCHD) is pleased to continue with the “ASK ME!” campaign during the month of October. This is an exciting and different program that teams up with…

Notice: Board of Health Meeting

The Cascade City-County Board of Health will be meeting on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 11:30am in CCHD’s Large Conference Room. 2015.04.01_BOH Agenda

Montana Clean Indoor Air Act Enforcement Citizen-Driven by Design

In 2005, the Montana legislature passed the Clean Indoor Air Act (CIAA). The law required all enclosed public places and workplaces to be smokefree by October 1, 2009. Many restaurant and tavern owners embraced the new law, using the four year phase-in timeframe to…

WELCOA reveals “Top 100 Health Promotion Professionals,” CCHD Community Health Education Specialist Awarded

Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD) is pleased to announce that Penny Paul, CCHD Community Health Education Specialist, has been awarded the Wellness Council of America’s (WELCOA) “Top 100 Health Promotion Professionals” award. This award is unique to the field in that scoring was based…

Community Transformation Grant Visual Preference Survey

https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=138316816280 This survey is a result of the Community Transformation Grant. Community transformation is about helping our communities to be healthier by making the healthy choice the easy choice. An important part of this work is to make the public aware of different options…

Neighborhood Council Contest – Opportunity for Residents to Have Their Voices Heard

Community Transformation Grant Visual Preference Survey:  https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh/s.asp?k=138316816280 Great Falls has about 60,000 residents, and each person has ideas for how they would like their community to look. Decision making that involves community participation is very important, but is also very difficult. Since 2011, the…

July 28, 2013 – World Hepatitis Day

This is hepatitis. Know it. Confront it. July 28, 2013 is World Hepatitis Day. This is an event sponsored by the World Hepatitis Alliance with help from the World Health Organization (WHO). The word “hepatitis” means inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis is most often…

Tobacco Education Campaign Returns

Continuing with the success of last year’s landmark national tobacco education campaign, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is airing a second series of ads featuring real people who are living with the effects of smoking-related diseases. The newest ads will…