CodeRED Emergency Notifications

What is CodeRED? CodeRED is an emergency notification service. It allows emergency officials to notify residents and businesses by telephone, cell phone, text message, email, and social media regarding time-sensitive notifications. Examples of such notifications would be AMBER alerts, notifications to take emergency action,…

Flooding Information Headquarters for Cascade County, MT

This page is your 2019 Cascade County flood information headquarters! Bookmark it or write the address down, because here you’ll be able to quickly access any information you need about flooding—whether you need to know how to prepare, what to do during a flood,…

Upcoming Community Preparedness Forum

Events in recent history, including the September 11, 2001 terror attacks, Hurricane Katrina, and even this summer’s wildfires in the Pacific Northwest highlight the importance of emergency preparedness. A disaster, whether natural or manmade, can happen at any time. Preparedness can reduce the impact…

September is National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month: This September, “Be Disaster Aware – Take Action to Prepare.” Did You Know? Only 57% of people report that they have readiness items set aside in their homes for use in disaster. Just 34% of people have readiness supplies in their…

CCHD Participates in Statewide Exercise

On the afternoon of Friday, March 21, the Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD) began participating in an extended full scale exercise with numerous jurisdictions and agencies across the state.  Like actual public health events, this exercise is beginning slowly with simulated reports of illness…

Are You Prepared for an Emergency?

If a natural disaster, disease outbreak, or other emergency situation were to arise, would your family be prepared? September is National Preparedness Month, making this a great time to get ready for things like winter weather, pandemic influenza, floods, and other emergency events. There…

Public Health Emergency Exercise

On the morning of Wednesday, May 4, the City-County Health Department (CCHD) will hold a Public Health Emergency Exercise to train staff and test the agency’s emergency plans. Some CCHD programs and services will be closed from 8am-12pm on Wednesday. Closed programs are: WIC,…