Johnson County Resources

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Community Services

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 Hot Springs County. If not otherwise indicated, please call ahead for most updated hours and services.

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF THE BIGHORNS

189 N. Cedar St.

Buffalo, WY

Services

After school program available Monday-Friday from 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. during the school year and 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. during summer months.

Qualifications

Membership

Volunteer Need

Volunteer paperwork must be submitted prior to volunteering.

Contact

Scott Musselman, Director

BREAD OF LIFE FOOD PANTRY

178 S. Main St.

Buffalo, WY

Services

Food pantry open for Johnson County residents Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays from 12:00-1:00 p.m. and 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Qualifications

None

Volunteer Need

Contact Bread of Life if interested

Contact

Kelly Norris, Director

BUFFALO SENIOR CENTER, INC.

671 W. Fetterman St.

Buffalo, WY

Services

Hot meal available Monday-Friday from 12:00-1:00 p.m., and Sundays at 12:30 p.m. Delivery is available by arrangement.

Qualifications

$4 for seniors 60 years of age or older or $8 for non-seniors.

Contact

A.J. Mock, Director

CENT$IBLE NUTRITION, JOHNSON COUNTY

30 Fairgrounds Rd.

Buffalo, WY

 

Services

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.

Qualifications

Must be at or below 185% current Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPG)

Contact

Lori Dickinson, Cent$ible Nutrition Educator

JOHNSON COUNTY FRIENDS FEEDING FRIENDS

157 E. Bennett St.

Buffalo, WY

Services

Provices food to children in Johnson County for the weekends. There are also four school pantries that are stocked as necessary. Weekend food bags are delivered for the weekends and in Kaycee, as well. Homeschool students are served by referral.

Qualifications

None

Volunteer Need

Use the website to contact this organization to volunteer

Contact

Sharon Miller, Director

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 Carbon County.

Call 9-1-1 or contact services near you:


Johnson County 24-hour emergency access line at (307) 684-5531

• 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.

 

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