Crook County Resources
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If you, your family, or someone you know in the community needs additional support with groceries or meals, please refer to organizations working to meet the need in Crook County. If not otherwise indicated, please call ahead for most updated hours and services.
CENT$IBLE NUTRITION, CROOK COUNTY
309 Cleveland St.
The Cent$ible Nutrition program offers free in-person and online courses about healthy eating and lifestyles, budgeting tips, and more for qualifying individuals; scheduling is flexible, contact for more information.
Must be at or below 185% current Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPG)
Tailor Morris, Cent$ible Nutrition Educator
HULETT BLESSINGS IN A BACKPACK
429 Sager St.
Food bags are prepared weekly at the Hulett School Bus Barn every Thursday morning and then the bags are placed in backpacks or lockers during student lunch times.
Students who qualify for free or reduced meals at school qualify for Blessings in a Backpack.
If interested in volunteering, please call Deb Bush for details.
MOORCROFT INTERFAITH COMMUNITY
101 S. Belle Fourche Ave.
There is a food pantry available, Totes of Hope for Kids program during the summer and holidays, snack and food items provided to the school nurses of local elementary schools. Additionally, food is provided for seniors through the senior center, as well as for the day care and preschool programs. The food pantry is available the first and third Thursday of each month with distribution from 4:00-6:00 p.m. The Food Bank of Wyoming mobile food pantry is the second Thursday of each month from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. The pantry is also available by appointment for those who need it outside of normal hours, with delivery available by arrangement.
Volunteers are always needed to box and distribute food; please call for details.
Rev. Monte Reichenberg
Women, Infants and Children Program (WIC)
Wyoming WIC is accepting new participants! Please fill out an online appointment form to get started.
Mental Health Services
If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health emergency or crisis, help is available 24 hours a day in Crook County.
Call 9-1-1 or contact services near you:
• Crook County 24-hour emergency access line at (307) 283-3636
• Text "WYO" to 741-741 for the Crisis Text Line.
The National Suicide Prevention Hotline is also available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 1 (800) 273-8255 for free and confidential support.