Barrett Hospital & Health Care Community Health Fair

Barrett Hospital & HealthCare Community Health Fair “Healthy Rural Living” This summer Barrett Hospital & HealthCare hosted their first health fair, “Healthy Rural Living”, on Saturday, June 22, 2013. A total of 49 vendors from around Montana, Utah and Idaho participated in the health fair.  A variety of organizations came to share health related information […]

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River City Harvest Community Gardens

Developing gardens throughout the Great Falls area to give individuals and families a place to grow their own as well as donate produce to local food charities   River City Harvest Community Gardens are working on developing gardens throughout the Great Falls area to give individuals and families a place to grow their own fresh […]

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Native AIR

Native AIR (Asthma Intervention & Reduction) is a program coordinated by Montana State University Extension Service Housing & Environmental Quality Program. The program seeks to help children understand the triggers of asthma in order to prevent or control its onset. Montana State University Extension is a unique organization serving all the people of Montana with […]

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Missoula In Motion

 Missoula in Motion (MIM) addresses the issue of community transportation.   MIM provides a way to save money, improve air quality, reduce traffic, and increase the overall quality of life in Missoula. MIM promotes carpooling, biking, walking, transit, vanpooling, telecommuting, and compressed work weeks as a way to increase health and wellness in Missoula. Transportation […]

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Wibaux Health Fair

For the past 25 years, the Wibaux Health Fair has been serving Wibaux and the surrounding Montana and North Dakota communities.  With an emphasis on prevention, this annual health fair is one of Wibaux’s most anticipated events. According to the 2009 Wibaux County Health Profile provided by the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, the […]

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HealthierUS School Challenge

  The HealthierUS School Challenge (HUSSC) is a voluntary initiative established by the USDA to recognize schools participating in the National School Lunch Program that work to create healthier school environments through nutrition and physical activity. The focus areas to promote healthier school environments include: healthy school breakfasts and lunches, nutrition education and physical education, and opportunities […]

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