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

EASTERN SHOSHONE BUSINESS COUNCIL

14 N. Fork Rd.

Fort Washakie, WY

Services

The Business Council can direct residents to Tribal-specific benefits programs.

Contact

Call the front office with questions

EASTERN SHOSHONE TRIBAL HEALTH

29 Black Coal Dr.

Fort Washakie, WY

EASTERN SHOSHONE & NORTHERN ARAPAHO WRITC BIRTH-FIVE HEAD START PROGRAM

503 Ethete Rd.

Ethete, WY

 

Services

Weekly food baskets for children enrolled in the Head Start Program including breakfast, lunch, and activity items

Qualifications

Enrollment

Contact

Denise Aragon

FOUNDATION FOR NATIONS FOOD BANK

620 E. Monroe Ave.

Riverton, WY

Services

Food is distributed as well as Thanksgiving and Christmas baskets. A clothing closet is also available. Open every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and Thursdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m. Deliveries are available on an emergency-only basis.

Qualifications

Please bring ID

Volunteer Need

Volunteers are always needed; please contact for details

Contact

Sarah Lucas, Director

LITTLE FREE PANTRY PROJECT OF FREMONT COUNTY

Mr. D's Food Center

Riverton City Hall

Ethete Store

Snow Deep Designs

Orchards Church

Services

Food is available to anyone who needs it.

NORTHERN ARAPAHO BUSINESS COUNCIL

533 Ethete Rd.

Ethete, WY

Services

The Business Council can direct residents to Tribal-specific benefits programs.

Contact

Call the front office with questions

ST. THOMAS EPISCOPAL CHURCH

9 S. 1st St.

Dubois, WY

Services

Weekly food bank is offered to anyone in the community. Open Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Deliveries available on an emergency-only basis.

Qualifications

None

Contact

Rick Metzger

WIND RIVER GROW OUR OWN 307

409 W. Adams Ave. Suite D

Riverton, WY

Services

Provides gardening supplies and educational teaching about medicinal traditional native plant medicines to all communities on and near the Wind River Reservation. Our goal is to connect people to gardening, cultivate medicinal and traditional plants and share knowledge of medicinal food and plant usages. We provide seeds, soil and garden boxes. We build geodesic geodome greenhouses. We plant trees and medicinal plants. We provide a network for people to support each other and to learn together. By building food sovereignty on the Wind River Reservation we combat food scarcity and health disparities, and promote wellness in our community.

Qualifications

None

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 near the Wind River Indian Reservation.

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


Lander 24-hour emergency access line at (307) 332-4233

​• Riverton 24-hour emergency access line at (307) 856-7489

• 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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