Community Resource Guide | Child Development Center of Natrona County

The resources below have been identified to help families and children in our community to assist parents and guardians in discovering assistance available to allow for children to grow into the best, healthiest, and happiest versions of themselves. The Child Development Center does not endorse any of the professionals or organizations named in this document. Additional resources might be available via telephone directory or the internet. For further assistance or questions, please contact a Family Service Coordinator at CDC, (307) 235-5097.



WEB LINKS SEE ALL

Information for Parents (Parenting Information, Parents of children with developmental disabilities)

http://www.wpic.org/ ( Parent Information Center (PIC), is a statewide parent center for families of children with disabilities. PIC provides information, support and referrals to families on their rights and responsibilities under the special education law- the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). )

https://mercercasper.com/ (Mercer House – parenting resource for families)

http://dfsweb.wyo.gov/home/contact-us (DFS)

https://wgcdd.wyo.gov/ (WyAbility) Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities

http://medicaidwaiver.org/state/wyoming.html (Wyoming Medicaid Waiver Program)

http://ncparentsasteachers.org/ (Parents as Teachers)

http://wyomingchild.org/index.php?/main/services/C12 (Early Head Start/Head Start)

https://www.healthymoms-healthybirths.org/ (healthy pregnancies, healthy births)

http://www.thenewbornchannelnow.com/core/main.asp (Wyoming Medical Center – preparing for baby, breastfeeding, child safety, development, healthy baby)

Childcare Information for Parents

https://findchildcarewy.org/maps/ (will provide links to help find licensed child care)

Emergency Finances

http://www.restchurch.com/reach-out (Food Bank for Restoration Church)

https://casper.salvationarmy.org/ (Salvation Army)

http://joshuasstorehouse.org/ (food bank)

https://www.interfaithofnc.com/ (Interfaith)

https://wyomission.org/ (Rescue Mission)

https://communityactionpartnership.com/ (Community Action Partnership)

http://dfsweb.wyo.gov/home/contact-us (Department of Family Services)

https://www.lieapwyo.org/ (LIEAP)

Community Activities

https://www.ncpreventioncoalition.net/calendar-of-event

https://www.natronacountylibrary.org/

http://www.casperwy.gov/search_results?q=casper%20recreation%20center (Rec Center)

http://www.thesciencezone.org/

http://redesign.casperplanetarium.com/

http://thenic.org/

https://www.caspercollege.edu/tate-geological-museum

https://nhtcf.org/ (National Historic Trails Interpretive Center)

http://www.crimsondawnpark.org/

http://www.fortcasparwyoming.com/

https://history.lds.org/subsection/historic-sites/wyoming/mormon-handcart-sitessites

https://davidstreetstation.com/ice-skating-rink

https://old-town-casper.business.site/

https://www.5150rockgym.com/

http://jumpcrazeusa.com/

https://wwskate.com/

https://www.potterybyyou.biz/contact

http://rockies.audubon.org/

http://wyoparks.state.wy.us/index.php/contact-edness-k-wilkins (Edness Kimball Wilkins State Park)

http://www.casperwy.gov/things_to_do/casper_yesness_pond

https://www.vibescasper.com/ (Music Therapy, Music Classes and Lessons)

Nutrition

https://health.wyo.gov/publichealth/wic/ (WIC)

http://www.uwyo.edu/cnp/ (Cent$ible Nutrition)

Transportation

http://catcbus.com/ (community bus/CATC)

Healthcare

https://www.freeclinics.com/det/wy_Health_Care_For_The_Homeless

https://www.chccw.org/ (Community Health Center of Central Wyoming)

https://wyomingmedicalcenter.org/find-a-doctor

https://health.wyo.gov/healthcarefin/medicaid/ (Medicaid of Wyoming: 855-294-2127)

Legal Assistance

http://www.lawyoming.org/ (Legal Aid of Wyoming: 877-432-9955)

https://www.legalhelpwy.org/index.php/get-legal-help/self-help-2/housing/fair-housing/ (Equal Justice Wyoming: 1-800-877-4353, Fair Housing)

CHILD & MENTAL HEALTH SPECIALISTS SEE ALL

Casper Family Counseling
Lisa Thomas, LCSW
Brian Collins, LCSW
330 S Center St Suite 404
Phone: (877) 299-9944
http://casperfamilycounseling.com/

Central Wyoming Counseling Center
Therapeutic Family Care
1430 Wilkins Cr
Phone: (307) 237-9583
https://www.cwcc.us/

Child & Family Counseling, LLC
Registered play therapist
Tonya Yelton, LPC
136 Nichols Ave
Phone: (307) 265-6420

Cindy Parrish, LPC
Registered Play Therapist
422 S Beech St
Phone: (307) 237-7747

Community Health Center of Central Wyoming
Professional Counseling Services
5000 Blackmore Rd
Phone: (307) 233-6000
https://www.chccw.org/

Complete Care Counseling
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Codie Wallace, MSW
Phone: (307) 797-1726

Dr. Diane Edwards
Developmental Pediatrics Services
915 S David St
Phone: (307) 472-3769
https://wyomingmedicalcenter.org/doctor/diane-edwards

Dr. Stephen Brown & Associates
Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
2417 E 15th St
Phone: (307) 234-3638
http://www.mentalhealthwyoming.com/index.php

Harkins Therapy Services, LLC
Shane M. Harkins, LCSW
1300 E A St Suite 201
Phone: (307) 235-3333
https://www.caspertherapy.com/

Leslie A. Murtagh, MS, APRN BC
Counseling Services, specializing in children of divorce
907 N Poplar St #183
Phone: (307) 472-9890
http://leslieamurtagh.com/contact/4535164

Living Well Counseling, LLC
Corey Wentz, MS, LPC, LAT
Licensed Professional Counselor
1301 S Wisconsin Ave
Phone: (307) 797-4683
http://www.caspercounseling.com/

Mercer Family Resource Center
535 W. Yellowstone Highway
Phone (307) 265-7366
https://mercercasper.com/

Park Ridge Behavioral Healthcare
Psychological & Developmental Assessments/Counseling
Dr. Ken Bell & Associates
2435 King Blvd, Suite 313
Phone: (307) 462-4876
https://www.prbhealth.com/contact

Solutions Counseling
Counseling Services, Behavioral Health
2510 E 15th St #11
Phone: (307) 234-9979

The Children's Place Counseling and Consultation, LLC
Counseling and Consultation, Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Kelsey Donnini, LCSW
1300 E A St
Phone: (307) 235-3333

The Healing Place
Licensed Professional Counselors
5725 Highland Dr
Phone: (307) 265-3977
https://hpcc.life/the-healing-place/

Wyoming Behavioral Institute
Psychiatric Evaluation & Treatment
2521 E 15th St
Phone: (307) 237-7444
https://wbihelp.com/

NeuroDevelopment Center of Colorado
Comprehensive assessments, diagnosis of developmental, learning, behavioral issues
608 E. Harmony, Fort Collins, CO
Phone: (970) 282-4428
http://www.neuro-development.com/

CASPER AREA THERAPY AGENCIES SEE ALL

CDC Therapy Services
330 S Walsh Dr Suite 206, Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 237-4477

Casper Orthopedics
4140 Centennial Hills Blvd B, Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 265-7205

Therapy Solutions
6631 E 2nd St, Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 268-9904

North Platte Physical Therapy
311 Thelma Dr, Casper, WY 82609
3831 Denis Dr # 200, Casper, WY 82604
Phone: (307) 234-2662

Rocky Mountain Physical Therapy
2546 E 2nd St, Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 577-5204

Sensational Kids
851 Werner Ct Ste 100, Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 234-9360

Optimal Physical Therapy
4120 S Poplar St, Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 333-2873

Elite Therapy Services, LLC
115 S. Elm Street, Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 277-1283

307 Physical Therapy
2665 E 2nd St, Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 337-1740

ACM Therapy Group
915 S McKinley St, Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 265-2182

Wind City Physical Therapy
1541 Centennial Ct, Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 235-3910

CASPER AREA PEDIATRICIANS SEE ALL

Dr. D. Ellbogen, MD
1720 S. Poplar, Ste #1
Casper, WY 82604
Phone: (307) 473-1427

Vanessa Yooksook, PA
940 E. 3rd St, Ste #102
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 577-4280

Dr. M. Knudson, MD@ Mesa Primary Care
3632 American Way
Casper, WY 82604
Phone: (307) 234-6765

Dr. M. Quinn, MD
940 E. 3rd St, Ste #208
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 577-0480

Dr. R. Vigneri, MD
940 E. 3rd St, Ste #203
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 577-0465

Dr. S. Springer, MD
940 E. 3rd St, Ste #205
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 577-4260

CASPER AREA FAMILY PRACTICE PHYSICIANS SEE ALL

Community Health Center of Central Wyoming (sliding scale)
5000 Blackmore Rd
Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 233-6000

Mesa Primary Care
3632 American Way
Casper, WY 82604
Phone: (307) 234-6765

Platte River Family Practice
1900 E. 2nd St, Ste #200
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 577-7737

Rocky Mountain Family Medicine
5840 E. 2nd St, Ste 200
Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 315-6133

Sage Medical Group
1020 S. Conwell
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 265-8300

University of Wyoming Family Practice Clinic (sliding scale)
1522 E. “A” St
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 234-6161

Western Medical Associates
6500 E. 2nd St, Ste #200
Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 577-5100

Cummings Family Medicine
940 E. 3rd St, Ste #209
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 472-5169

12th Street Clinic (Health Care for the Homeless)
1514 E. 12th St., Building E (3rd floor), #201
Casper, WY 82609
Phone: (307) 235-6116

CASPER AREA InfantSEE® OPTOMETRISTS SEE ALL

Even if no eye or vision problems are apparent, the American Optometric Association recommends scheduling your baby’s first eye assessment at 6 months of age.

InfantSEE®, a public health program, managed by the Optometry Cares®-the AOA Foundation, is designed to ensure that eye and vision care becomes an essential part of infant wellness care to improve a child’s quality of life. Under this program, participating optometrists provide a comprehensive infant eye assessment between 6 and 12 months of age as a no-cost public service.

Participating InfantSEE® Doctors in Casper

Casper Vision Center
Dr. Gustafson
543 S. David
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 237-9494

The Eye Institute of Wyoming
Dr. Dana Day & Dr. Teresa Back
301 S. Fenway, Ste #102
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 235-5384

Family Vision Clinic
Dr. Nathan Edwards
1228 E. 12th St
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 237-8713

First Street Vision
Dr. Ryan Larsen
1940 E. 1st St
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 266-9988

Frontier Eye Care
Dr. Douglas Hodgson
5880 E. 2nd St, Ste 100
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 472-2020

Wyoming Optical
Dr. Kenneth Morse
911 CY Ave
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 265-4324

CASPER AREA FAMILY OPTOMETRISTS SEE ALL

Casper Vision Center
543 S. David
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 265-3000

Central Wyoming Optometric Center
1111 S. McKinley
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 235-3144

The Eye Institute of Wyoming
301 S. Fenway
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 235-5384

Family Vision Clinic
1228 E. 12th St
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 237-8713

First Street Vision
1940 E. 1st St
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 266-9988

Frontier Eye Care
5880 E. 2nd St, Ste 100
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 472-2020

Vision Plus
204 S. Durbin
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 235-2020

Wyoming Optical
911 CY Ave
Casper, WY 82604
Phone: (307) 439-6026

VISION THERAPY OPTOMETRISTS SEE ALL

Family Vision Clinic
Dr. Nathan Edwards
1228 E. 12th St
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 237-8713

Casper Vision Center
Dr. Gustafson
543 S. David
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 265-3000

First Street Vision
Dr. Ryan Larsen
1940 E. 1st St
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 266-9988

Deon Zeitner
1111 S. McKinley
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 235-3144

AUDIOLOGY SEE ALL

CDC+
Dr. Kalley Ellis, AUD, CCC-A
Clinical Audiologist Specializing in Pediatrics
https://cdccasper.org/audiology/
2020 E. 12th St.
(307) 235-5097

Wyoming Otolaryngology
2210 King Blvd.
Casper, WY 82604
307-577-4240
https://www.wyomingotolaryngology.com

Mountain View Audiology, LLC
437 S. Spruce St.
Casper, WY 82601
307-266-4100
http://mountainviewaudiology.com/

Brant Audiology and Tinnitus
1655 E. 2nd St.
Casper, WY 82601
307-473-5666
https://www.brantaudiology.com/

EAR, NOSE & THROAT SPECIALISTS (ENT) SEE ALL

Wyoming Otolaryngology
Dr. Norcross, Dr. Podrazik, & Dr. Wilson
2210 King Blvd
Casper, WY 82604
Phone: (307) 577-4240

NEUROLOGICAL SPECIALISTS SEE ALL

Wyoming Neurologic Associates
Dr. Wheeler & Dr. Oliver
2546 E. 2nd St
Casper, WY 82601
Phone: (307) 234-6339

COMMUNITY SERVICE PROGRAMS SEE ALL

Central Wyoming Rescue Mission
230 N. Park
Welcoming 24 hours a day
Phone: (307) 265-2251
Shelter, meals served, guidance, emergency service programs, discipleship program

Holy Cross Center
1030 N. Lincoln
Monday through Thursday, 10 am – noon, 1 pm – 3pm
Phone: (307) 577-1041
Food, limited clothing & commodities when available

Salvation Army
441 S. Center St.
Monday – Friday, 9 am – 3 pm
Phone: (307) 234-2002
Serves breakfast Monday – Friday from 9 am – 11 am, food boxes available 9 am – noon Tuesday – Thursday
Food, shelter, clothing, lodging, utilities, gasoline, personal care items, travel assistance

Interfaith
140 E K St., Suite 100
Phone: (307) 235-8043
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 9 am – 11:30 am, Monday – Thursday 1 pm – 3:30 pm
May help with utility shut off notices, food and clothing vouchers, 24 hour emergency good bags, personal care items, lodging, prescriptions, diapers (adult and child), baby needs, rent & gas (if you have a job), assistance obtaining birth certificates, drivers licenses or state IDs.

Healthcare for the Homeless
1514 E. 1th St., Suite 201 (Building E, 3rd Floor)
Phone: (307) 235-6116
Monday – Thursday 7 am – 6 pm
They prefer new patients to come between the hours of 8 am and 11 am and 1 pm – 4 pm.

Community Action Partnership of Natrona County
800 Werner Ct., Suite 352
Phone: (307) 232-0124
Monday through Friday 8 am – noon and 1 pm – 5 pm
If qualified, they may help with rent assistance, medical, utilities, mortgage, housing deposits, emergency housing, food, jobs, minor home repairs, homelessness prevention, outreach

Poverty Resistance
450 S. Wolcott St.
Phone: (307) 253-8955
Food pantry, clothing, sometimes shelter

FOOD ASSITANCE - HOT MEALS SEE ALL

Celebrate Recovery @ Highland Park Community Church
Fridays, Dinner and Fellowship at 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm, Foodbank and Dessert 8:30 pm
5725 Highland Dr.
Phone: (307) 265-4073

Central Wyoming Rescue Mission
Serves meals Monday – Friday
Breakfast: 6 am – 7:45 am
Lunch: noon- 12:30 pm
Dinner: 6 – 6:30 pm
Weekends and Holidays
Brunch: 11 am – 11:30 am
Dinner: 5 am – 5:30 pm
230 N. Park St.
Phone: (307) 265-2251

King’s Corner
Meals served 5:30 pm on Tuesdays and 5 pm on Sundays
112 S. Beech St.
Phone: (307) 234-9385

Natrona County Meals on Wheels
Delivers lunch and dinner to homes for those 60 and over
Monday through Friday and Frozen meals on Weekends
1760 E. 12th St.
Phone: (307) 265-8659

Salvation Army Hope Center
Bring ID
Food boxes on Tuesday – Thursday 9 am – noon
Serves Breakfast Monday – Friday 9 am – 11 am
441 S. Center St.
Phone: (307) 234- 2002

FOOD ASSITANCE - FOOD PANTRIES SEE ALL

College Heights Baptist Church
Thursdays 10 am – 4 pm
1927 S. Walnut St.
Phone: (307) 224-4101

Faith Assembly of God
ID required on 2nd visit
Tuesday noon – 6 pm
4301 Casper Mountain Rd.
Phone: (307) 265-9121

First Church of the Nazarene
1 pm – 4 pm
2020 S. Jefferson St.
Phone: (307) 234-9601

God’s Resources: Dotty
Appointment Only, can deliver, and must call first.
Phone: (307) 234-6493

Holy Cross Center
ID Required
Monday – Friday 10 am – noon and 1 pm – 3 pm
1030 N. Lincoln St.
Phone: (307) 577-1041

Joshua’s Storehouse
1 ID required
Tuesday – Friday 9 am – 1 pm
334 S. Wolcott
Phone: (307) 265-0242

Mountain View Baptist Church
Please bring a photo I.D., a utility, and be prepared to fill out a page for registration, if this is your first visit. It’s best to call before your visit.
Wednesdays 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm (in basement)
4250 Poison Spider Rd.
Phone: (307) 234-4381

Our Savior’s Lutheran Church
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm on the 3rd Sunday of each month, or by appointment
318 E. 6th St.
Phone: (307) 237-9087

Poverty Resistance
Daily from 10 am – 5 pm
450 S. Wolcott St.
Phone: (307) 253-8955

Restoration Church
ID Required
3rd Wednesday 4 pm – 6 pm
441 S. Wash Drive – southside of the building
Phone: (307) 235-9100

St. Mark’s Church
4th Sunday of the Month 10 am – 2 pm
701 s. Wolcott St.
Phone: (307) 234-0831

Salvation Army Hope Center
Bring ID
Food boxes on Tuesday – Thursday 9 am – noon
Serves Breakfast Monday – Friday 9 am – 11 am
441 S. Center St.
Phone: (307) 234- 2002

HOUSING - LOW INCOME SEE ALL

Platte View Apartments
614 E. M St.
(307) 234-9932

Springhill Apartments
650 S. Walsh Dr.
(307) 265-5660

Village Gardens
2288 S. McKinley
(307) 234-1155

Aspen Court Apartments
760 Landmark Dr.
(307) 472-2181

Prairie Sage Apartments
2055 S. Beverly
(307) 472-1160

Wyoming National Apartments
204 E. 2nd St.
(307) 472-1312

Amber Valley Estates
500 Badger Ln.
(307) 266-6151

Housing Alternatives
330 S. Center St., #308
(307) 266-9112

Elk Horn Apartments
2957 Central Dr.
(307) 472-4444

Cornerstone
915 N. Elma St.
(307) 265-2663

Eastward Court
1437 S. Missouri
(307) 472-4527

Casper Housing Authority
145 N. Durbin
(307) 266-1388

HOUSING - LONG-TERM ELDERLY OR DISABLED SEE ALL

Laurel Gardens
222 W B St.
(307) 234-9139

Gail Gardens
300 West BC St.
(307) 234-3434

St. Anthony’s Manor
211 East 6th St.
(307) 237-0843

Skyline Towers
300 E. Collins
(307) 234-2654

Central Pines
2600 Fleetwood Place
(307) 232-1414

Legacy Apartments
1005 N. Elma
(307) 235-2663

Garden Square
1950 S. Beverly
(307) 215-5024

Meadows
2955 Central Dr.
(307) 237-0911

HOUSING - SHORT-TERM EMERGENCY SEE ALL

Community Action Partnership
800 Werner Court, Suite 352
(307) 232-0124

Interfaith
140 E K St., Suite 100
(307) 235-8043

Central Wyoming Rescue Mission
230 N. Park St.
(307) 268-4474

Salvation Army
441 S. Center St.
(307) 234-2002

Seton House
919 N. Durbin St.
(307) 577-8026

Self Help Center
918 E. 2nd St.
(307) 235-2814

Transitional Housing
1514 E. 12th St., Building E #200

HOUSING - SHARE PROGRAM INFORMATION AND PARTICIPATION SITES SEE ALL

St. Anthony’s
#168 218 E. 7th St.
(307) 235-7936

St. Stephen’s
#154 4700 S. Poplar St.
(307) 234-7070