Community Services Block Grant

Yellowstone Country Assistance Network serves as the county administrator for the Community Services Block Grant for:

Park County, Wyoming (funds for Community Partner Case Management is still open) COVID assistance is depleted for Park County.

Big Horn County, Wyoming Open

Hot Springs County, Wyoming (funds have been depleted)

Washakie County, Wyoming (funds have been depleted)

CSBG Direct Services

Community Assistance Programs

CSBG COVID-19 Emergency Assistance

Check out the COVID-19 link on our website!

CSBG Public Review for 2021 CSBG Grant

Public Comment for this grant closed May 15, 2020. The 2021 CSBG application includes Park and Hot Springs Counties. We will not be applying for Big Horn and Washakie Counties for 2021.

Request for Bids/Services 

Published in the Buyers Guide and on our Facebook page @ycanhelp.

Community Needs Assessment on Poverty

The Yellowstone Country Assistance Network’s Park County Tripartite Board must approve and issue a report on the poverty findings in their CSBG service area every three years. We offer copies for download free of charge to the general public.



Referrals to Child Support Programs

Referrals to Wyoming Workforce Services

If you are trying to reach unemployment by phone they have a new toll free number: (866-729-7799)

Our CSBG programs were developed under federal grant #93.569, Community Services Block Grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services through the Administration of Children and Families, Office of the Community Services, and the State of Wyoming Department of Public Health Division, Rural and Frontier Health. You should not assume endorsement by the federal or state government.

Yellowstone Country Assistance Network of Park County, Wyoming does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disabilities, income, political affiliations, age, geography, marital status, or national origin in admission to, participation in, whether carried out by Yellowstone Country Assistance Network directly or through a partner organization with which it arranges to carry out its programs or services. 

Section 678F(c)(1) of the CSBG Act, 42 U.S.C. § 9918(c)(1), also specifies that: No person shall, on the basis of race, color, national origin, or sex be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under, any program or activity funded in whole or in part with funds made available under this subtitle. Any prohibition against discrimination on the basis of age under the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 (42 U.S.C. 6101 et seq.) or with respect to an otherwise qualified individual with a disability as provided in section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. 794) or title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 12131 et seq.) shall also apply to any such program or activity. 

In addition, in their provision of CSBG services/benefits, eligible entities are subject to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C § 2000d, which specifies that: No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. 

HHS regulations regarding Charitable Choice under the CSBG Act Programs, 45 C.F.R. § 1050.3(e), specify that: A religious organization that receives funds under an applicable program, shall not, in providing program services or benefits, discriminate against a program beneficiary or prospective program beneficiary on the basis of religion or a religious belief.