WELCOME TO THE AGE-FRIENDLY CARBON COUNTY NEWSLETTER The Fall 2020 Age-Friendly Carbon County Newsletter is now available.  This issue focuses on Transportation in Carbon County.  Click on the image below to read.  Learn more at https://www.rlacf.org/programs/resilientcommunity/age-friendly-initiatives/age-friendly-carbon-county-newsletter/  

What would you do if you were hospitalized and were unable to work? How would a sudden loss of income affect your life? For members of our community who suffer an unexpected loss of income or other life events that affect their ability to provide heat for their home, food for their table or other […]

Wow!  Many hands made quick work of stacking pallets of wood for the Free Firewood program on Sunday.  Thank you, Thank you!    If you would like to join us for future firewood projects this season, please contact Therese at 446-2820 or therese@rlacf.org 

Thank you to our wonderful volunteers and partners who stacked and wrapped 12 1/2 pallets of wood for the free firewood program through the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation.    We have more wood to process.. Please Join Us!  If you are interested, please contact Therese at 446-2820 or therese@rlacf.org. 

It has been a big summer for our Resilient Community projects. From building a home, to saying good bye, read all about the impacts being made!       It Takes a Village- The Home is Ready for Purchase Thanks to the generous volunteers sharing their time, expertise, and services, there is now a move-in […]

Through recent community assessments, the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation has identified transportation as a top concern among Carbon County residents, especially among older residents and those living in more remote locations. The 2013 Community Health Services Development report found that respondents considered transportation services one of the top three ways to improve the community’s access […]

PUBLIC NOTICE Request for Proposals Carbon County Transit Development Plan Issued by the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation Date Issued: June 18, 2018 The Red Lodge Area Community Foundation is issuing this Transit Development Plan (TDP) Request for Proposals (RFP) in search of Proposers that have the necessary qualifications to complete the work set forth […]

Stay Connected to Resilient Community, Read About What’s Going On As we come out of winter, we reflect on what we have learned and start planning for the future Mental Health in School A mental health curriculum was launched in the Red Lodge High School freshman and sophomore health classes. Forty-four students received education from Malcolm […]

Carbon County Selected to Join AARP’s Network of Age-Friendly Communities On Friday, February 16, Carbon County was officially welcomed into AARP’s Network of Age-Friendly Communities. A culmination of nearly a year of work, this is a huge milestone for Carbon County and the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation. What began as a concern from a […]

On January 31 the Office of Public Assistance (OPA) in our county was closed due to state budget cuts.  This is a great loss to the community as the staff provided a tremendous resource that not only assisted clients with health coverage and benefit applications, but also shared their knowledge with several community service providers […]