Blackfeet Nation COVID-19 Resources

The Blackfeet Nation is prioritizing the safety and needs of tribal members during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Blackfeet Tribal Business Council established the COVID-19 Incident Command to update the public on news, ordinances, and resources.

This page will continue to be updated as COVID-19 news and updates arise.

If you are in need of immediate medical care, dial 911.

If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, call Blackfeet Community Hospital’s Coronavirus Hotline at (406) 338-6304 to discuss your condition before visiting a clinic. 

If you DO NOT live on the Blackfeet Reservation, contact your local clinic for instructions.

If you live on the Blackfeet Reservation, click here to find a health facility near you. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Learn the facts about COVID-19, then download and print our FAQ handout to share with your friends and relatives.

Stay at Home/Quarantine Orders for Blackfeet Reservation

EXPIRES AT 11:59 P.M. ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2020

> Blackfeet Tribal offices closure

> Stay at home order for residents of the Blackfeet Reservation unless engaged in essential activities.

> Prohibition on indoor gathering

> Social distancing order

> Mask required in all areas of the Blackfeet Reservation.

> Curfew from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

> Court enforcement for isolation/quarantine public health orders

> Weekly briefing to the public

COVID-19 Printable Resrouces

PREVENT THE SPREAD ON THE REZ

> Stay home

> Wash your hands for 20 seconds

> Avoid touching your face

> Keep 6 feet of physical space

> Protect elders and vulnerable people

> Help spread the word by downloading these graphics to share on Facebook and Instagram.

Blackfeet COVID-19 Actions

The Blackfeet Nation is prioritizing our tribal members’ safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Resolution: Authorizing CARES Act Funds to Pay for COVID-19 Funeral/Mortuary Costs for Tribal Members/Residents of the Blackfeet Reservation (October 28, 2020)

Resolution: Continuing Current Fines and Offenses beginning on October 26, 2020, until Further Notice Under Current Phase Restrictions (October 28, 2020)

Resolution: Amending Resolution 92-2018 to Include “Blackfeet Tribe Phased Protocols”, “Data Management Policy,” and “Spreadsheet Reporting Model” as a Support Annex to the “Blackfeet Tribal Emergency Operations Plan” (October 21, 2020)

Resolution: Approving 2nd Amended Quarantine Order (August 28, 2020)

Resolution: Approving 1st Amended Isolation Order (August 28, 2020)

Resolution: Extending Closure of Blackfeet Tribe in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak on the Blackfeet Reservation Until Further Notice (August 19, 2020)

Resolution: Adopting the Blackfeet Tribal Program Infection/Exposure Response Plan (July 27, 2020)

Resolution: Approving CARES Act Funds for the Solid Waste Program in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic (July 15, 2020)

Resolution: Enacting Isolation Order (July 15, 2020)

Resolution: Approving Interim Employee Status during the Stay At Home Order to July 31, 2020 (July 15, 2020)

Resolution: Approving Amended Quarantine Order (July 14, 2020)

Resolution: Extending Closure of Blackfeet Reservation to July 31, 2020 in response to COVID-19 Outreach (July 10, 2020)

Resolution: Approving CARES Act Funds to Compensate Glacier Family Foods Employees for Hazard Pay (July 9, 2020)

Resolution: Re-affirming Closure of Blackfeet Tribe in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak on the Blackfeet Reservation (June 29, 2020)

Resolution: Approving the Second Amendment to the Blackfeet Tribe COVID-19 Ordinance (June 9, 2020)

Resolution: Extending the Business Regulation Order and Blackfeet Tribal Office Closure to June 30th 2020 (May 28, 2020)

Resolution: Approving the Blackfeet Tribe COVID-19 Business Regulation Order (April 27, 2020)

COVID-19 Alcohol Closure on the Blackfeet Reservation from 6:00 p.m. on through 12:00 p.m. on Mondays (April 27, 2020)

Non-Resident / Non-Member Fishing License Suspended (April 21, 2020)

Cancel All 2020 Community Events (April 8, 2020)

Postpone 2020 Heart Butte Indian Days Celebration (April 8, 2020)

Postpone Browning 2020 North American Indian Days Celebration (April 8, 2020)

Cancel Glacier Half Marathon (April 8, 2020)

Alcohol Sales (April 8, 2020)

Traffic Restriction Order (April 1, 2020)

Closure of Vacation Rental Businesses Order (April 1, 2020)

Stay at Home Order (April 1, 2020)

Social Distancing Order (April 1, 2020)

Quarantine Order (April 1, 2020)

Resolution: Approving the Blackfeet Tribe COVID-19 Ordinance (April 1, 2020)

Amend the Proclamation to “Stay At Home or Place of Residence” (March 27, 2020)

Amended Proclamation: Blackfeet Reservation COVID-19 Ordinance (March 27, 2020)

Proclamation: Blackfeet Reservation COVID-19 Ordinance (March 25, 2020) 

Resolution: Reaffirming Emergency Declaration Addressing the COVID-19 Outbreak for the Blackfeet Indian Reservation (March 15, 2020)

Blackfeet COVID-19 Emergency Declaration (March 15, 2020)

Outside COVID-19 Resources