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Carbon County Resources


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Healthy Communities Coalition

Beartooth Hospital & Health Center

CONTACT:

Box 590 HIS, Red Lodge, Montana 59608

Books for babies, literacy programs, immunization information, "WhyNot" project addressing prevention and education initiatives for youth at risk in making unhealthy decisions.



Healthy Start Programs

County Office of Public Assistance

CONTACT:

P.O. Box 670, 206 North Broadway, Red Lodge, Montana 59068 Telephone: (406) 446-1302

The Office of Public Assistance administers Medicaid and other financial programs for income-eligible children and families



Marketable Skills Programs

4-H

CONTACT:

County Extension Office 128 Main Street (County Office Building), P.O. Box Drawer F, Joliet, Montana 59041 Telephone: (406) 962-3522

As a program of MSU Extension Services, 4-H is part of the nation- wide Extension network that links research-based knowledge and technology to people where they live and work. In Montana, Extension faculty members work directly with adult and teen volunteer leaders, local advisory groups and others.



Prevention of Drug Abuse and Alcohol Abuse Programs

Safe & Drug Free Schools and Communities

CONTACT:

Telephone: (406) 444-5663

This is a federally funded program through which every school in Montana can apply. Once an application is approved, a base allocation will be provided in order to begin drug prevention programs, etc. in the school and community. After a school has been approved they have the option to apply for a "Greatest Need" grant, which provides extra money to 12- 14 schools. The Greatest Need grant is a competitive grant and is awarded on the basis of greatest need. Contact their office for more information on obtaining an application.



Page last updated: 12/27/2010