Enjoy the Water Safely This Labor Day

August 29, 2014 | Kids & Families, Recreation, Safety

  The Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) is sending an important message to water enthusiasts: play it safe while out enjoying fun in the water this summer. To help reinforce this message, DPHHS recently sent educational materials to all Montana elementary schools to help children learn more about water-related illness and injuries. […]

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It’s Kids’ Eat Right Month

By Gallatin County WIC Kids’ Eat Right Month is happening right now! Join the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics in helping your child eat healthy this summer and into the new school year by celebrating “Kids Eat Right” Month.  As a busy parent it can be hard to find the time every day to think […]

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Wildfire Season

By Emergency Preparedness As the end of summer approaches, the vegetation in and around Gallatin County is dry from the hot, sunny days with little rainfall. But when rain does come, so do the afternoon and evening thunderstorms. Together, this creates the perfect recipe for fire. Wildfire season is here. Although some parts of the […]

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The Back to School Countdown: Vaccination Clinics

Daycare & School Vaccinations The 2014/2015 school season is right around the corner, and as we prepare in the form of back-to-school shopping and stocking up on school supplies, there are other important factors to consider: Back to School Vaccinations. There are strict regulations in place that require infants and children to have up-to-date vaccinations […]

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