Inspections & Permits

Child Care Centers & Group Homes

Child care centers and group homes in Yellowstone County are regulated by the State of Montana and inspected by RiverStone Health.  The focus of inspections is to ensure a safe and healthy environment for children and their caretakers.


RiverStone Health offers training for child care providers.  Topics include: food safety, cleaning and sanitizing, food allergies, and other health and safety concerns.  To schedule training, contact Environmental Health Services at 406.256.2770.

Immunization Requirements

RiverStone Health charges a nominal fee for administration of each childhood vaccine, but no one will be turned away for inability to pay.

Drop-In Child Care Centers

Community Residential Program