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American Planning Association: Western Central Chapter

The Western Central Chapter (WCC) of the American Planning Association (APA) is an advocate for western planners in the four states of Montana, Wyoming, South Dakota, and North Dakota. The Chapter provides professional training, a quarterly newsletter, an informational website, and participate in an annual conference within the region.


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Geography:Montana, Wyoming, South Dakota, North Dakota
Resource Type:information source, organization
Subtopic:development & smart growth, economic development, conservation & environment, rural community issues & solutions, planning, land use & zoning, Land Use Planning & Housing, Business & Economy, Issues & Opportunities, Community Building,
Tags:training, planning, professional development, educational support
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Link:webpage

American Planning Association: Idaho Chapter

APA ID provides resources, training, monitoring, mentoring, communications, lobbying, and other services to and for all Idaho professional, student, and citizen planners.


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Geography:Idaho
Resource Type:information source, organization
Subtopic:development & smart growth, economic development, community & capacity development, redevelopment & revitalization, planning, land use & zoning, Land Use Planning & Housing, Business & Economy, Community Building,
Tags:planning, professional development, educational support
Telephone:
Link:webpage

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Fire Department Resources for Local Officials

This USDA page includes general rural fire information, training programs, statistical information and publications on fire issues that include: emergency medical services, emergency preparedness and first responders facility funding, operation and management, fire safety and prevention, hazardous materials, and wildland fires.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:information source, educational resource
Subtopic:workforce training, rural community issues & solutions, disaster preparedness & emergency response, fire & emergency management, Local Government & Services, Community Building, Business & Economy,
Tags:rural emergency response, educational support, fire, fire safety, training opportunities, workforce training
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Link:webpage

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services: Early Childhood Learning & Knowledge Center (Head Start)

The Office of Head Start (OHS) administers grant funding and oversight to the agencies that provide Head Start services. OHS also provides federal policy direction and a training and technical assistance (T/TA) system to assist grantees in providing comprehensive services to eligible young children and their families.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:information source, funding resource
Subtopic:children & families, low-income, social services & programs, education & schools, Special Populations, Local Government & Services,
Tags:education, educational support, funding
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Link:webpage

Family Connections of Montana

Family Connection's mission is to promote early care and education for all children by helping families find and pay for child care, and helping child care providers meet their professional development goals.


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Geography:Montana
Resource Type:information source, funding resource
Subtopic:children & families, social services & programs, education & schools, Special Populations, Local Government & Services,
Tags:education, child care, educational support, family
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Link:webpage

Foundation for Rural Service

The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS), in cooperation with NTCA. The Rural Broadband Association, seeks to sustain and enhance the quality of life in America by advancing an understanding of rural issues. FRS provides a variety of programs, ranging from youth-based initiatives and educational materials to consumer awareness and rural economic development. To fulfill its mission, FRS develops and disseminates information about rural telecom issues and encourages the support of community-based telecom providers and the communities they serve. FRS also provides annual grants for programs in rural communities to support local efforts to build and sustain a high quality of life in rural America.


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Geography:United States
Resource Type:funding resource, organization, information source
Subtopic:economic development, infrastructure & communications, rural community issues & solutions, Business & Economy, Land Use Planning & Housing, Community Building,
Tags:broadband, telecommunications, youth, rural community, economic development, communications technology
Telephone:703-351-2026
Link:webpage

Gardens from Garbage

Gardens from Garbage seeks to provide assitance in teaching, organizing, networking, and producing in regards to food sustainability. Garbage from Garden's mission is to educate and guide organizations, neighborhoods and communities in developing a sustainable local food source through composting, gardening and year-round greenhouses.


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Geography:Montana
Resource Type:information source, organization
Subtopic:rural community issues & solutions, organizational development & assistance, community & public health, agriculture & food systems, Community Building, Local Government & Services, Issues & Opportunities,
Tags:food systems, educational support, farm, sustainable agriculture
Telephone:406-868-2359
Link:webpage

Idaho Farmers Market Association: Farmers Market Manager Toolkit

This toolkit was created by the Idaho Farmers Market Association and University of Idaho Extension in direct response to what Idaho Farmers Market managers explained were the most needed areas of education and information. The toolkit provides information on advertising & outreach, recruiting vendors, rules & regulation compliance, and creating customer incentives.


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Geography:Idaho
Resource Type:information source, assessment tool or guide
Subtopic:agriculture & food systems, retail & grocery, entrepreneurship & small business, marketing & assistance, business assistance, surveys & analytic tools, Data Collection & Analysis, Business & Economy, Issues & Opportunities,
Tags:farmers market, food systems, farm, marketing and promotion, educational support, small business support
Telephone:
Link:webpage

Idaho Small Business Development Centers (SBDC)

The Idaho Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a statewide, university-based organization which has been helping small businesses succeed. With six office locations throughout the state, each affiliated with one of Idaho's colleges or universities, the Idaho SBDC is uniquely positioned to serve as a focal point for linking together our partners from higher education, the private business community, and federal, state and local government.


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Geography:Idaho
Resource Type:information source, educational resource, technical assistance, training
Subtopic:business assistance, entrepreneurship & small business, marketing & assistance, Business & Economy,
Tags:information, small business, small business support, educational support, training opportunities
Telephone:208-426-1640
Link:webpage

Montana Head Start Association

Montana Head Start servse children 3 to 5 years of age, and their families with the goal of increasing school readiness of children from low-income families. Head Start provides a range of individualized services in the areas of education and early childhood development; medical, dental, and mental health; nutrition; and parent involvement which are responsive and appropriate to the development, cultural and linguistic heritage and abilities of each enrolled child and family.


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Geography:Montana
Resource Type:information source, educational resource, organization
Subtopic:children & families, youth (including at-risk and special needs), low-income, education & schools, social services & programs, health services, Local Government & Services, Special Populations,
Tags:family, education, educational support, health, health care, poverty, child care, social services
Telephone:406-443-0620
Link:webpage