Summer Safety for Kids

School is out and summer is here! Getting kids outdoors and active during summer months is important — but making sure they are safe is equally as important. It is imperative kids wear helmets when they bike, skateboard, scooter, or rollerblade! Watch this brief video about…

Children’s Dental Health Month

Did you know that the health of your child’s baby teeth set the tone for the health of their adult teeth?  “Although many parents believe baby teeth are temporary and unimportant, they actually play an important role in your child’s developing mouth,” says Dr….

DPHHS Director in Town to Spotlight Healthy Montana Kids Plan

Department of Public Health and Human Services Director Anna Whiting Sorrell says Montana is just days away from the debut of the Healthy Montana Kids (HMK) Plan. The HMK Plan combines children’s Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Plan (CHIP) into a single plan,…