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Garfield County Resources


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Healthy Start Programs

County Office of Public Assistance

CONTACT:

Courthouse, Jordan, Montana 55337 Telephone: (406) 557-2500

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



Garfield County Health Department

CONTACT:

Box 389, Jordan, Montana 55337 Telephone: (406) 557-2500

Contact for more information on immunizations for children.



Marketable Skills Programs

4-H

CONTACT:

County Extension Office P.O. Box 81, Jordan, Montana 59337 Telephone: (406) 557-2770

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