Beaverhead County Mental Illness Resource Guide


NAMI Montana developed these Mental Illness County Resource Guides as a general tool for people who live with serious mental illness and their families. We hope that you find the guide helpful.
We do our best to keep the guides up to date, but we need your help with the process. Please let us know if one of the contacts. in your county is invalid or if there is another resource we should include.  You can reach us as (406) 443-7871, or email, colleen@namimt.org.​If you are in a severe life-threatening crisis, please call 911 or otherwise contact your local law enforcement and emergency medical services.

Crisis Lines

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 1-800-273-8255

Crisis Text Line – Text  “Mt” to 741 741 ​to text with a Crisis Counselor

Jason Foundation: Youth Suicide prevention – Text “Jason” to 741741

Mental Health and Addiction Services

Montana 211 (information for nearby services) – 211 or 406-586-3333

Frontier Psychiatry – (Online Psychiatry) –  (406) 200-8471

Aware Inc. (variety of mental health and intellectual disability services)- 406-683-9385


Veteran’s Administration- 800-827-1000


Barrett Hospital and Health Care
– 406-683-3000

BHHC Social Services -406-683-1188 (refer through primary care provider)

Southwest Montana Community Health Center – 406-683-4440


Charlie Health
– Online care for teens, young adults and families.

Private Therapists. NAMI Montana cannot keep track of all of the private therapists in Montana counties. Please use a traditional internet search to find therapists and their ratings.

Treatment Scout- Country wide resource for intensive mental health and substance abuse treatment centers

Montana Healthcare Programs Help Line: 1-800-362-8312

Montana Medicaid– 406-683-3773

Addiction Treatment Help Line – 877-887-5016

Beaverhead County Online listing of all mental health therapists:
Drug Abuse Hotline (24 hrs) – 866-872-6790

Montana 211 (information for a variety of services and volunteering opportunities) – Dial 211 or 406-586-3333

Alcoholics Anonymous –  833-800-8553

Dillon Area 12-Step Meetings – 406-683-9964

Beaverhead County Mental Health Local Advisory Council – Meets 2nd Fri/mo, Noon -2 p.m., Tom Welch Meeting Room in the Beaverhead County Treasurer’s Office

Montana Mental Health Ombudsman (help navigating system) – 888-444-9669

Montana Child and Family Ombudsman – 844-252-4453

Montana Warm Line (general mental health support line) – 877-688-3377

Montana Migrant Council-  406-683-5570

NAMI Montana (support, education and advocacy) – 406-443-7871

Drug Abuse Rehabilitation and Treatment Information – 866-872-6790

Addictive and Mental Disorders Division (State Agency for Adult Mental Illness) – 406-444-3964

Montana Children’s Mental Health Bureau – 406-444-4545

Vet Center – 1-877-927-8387

Veterans Family Assistance Centers – 877-706-7598

Mental Health America of Montana – 877-927-6642

Montana Vocational Rehabilitation – 888-279-7531

Veterans Administration – 1-800-827-1000

Montana Brain Injury Alliance Help Line – 1-800-241-6442

Montana Peer Network – 406-551-1058

Warrior Care Network – Expenses-paid Out-of-State Veterans Care (904) 405-1213

 

Other Medical Assistance (Care, Coverage, Etc.)

Southwest Montana Community Health Center & Dental Clinic – Dillon Office – 406-683-4440

Butte Community Health Center and Dental Clinic – 723-4075

Montana Medicaid – 406-683-3773

Healthy Montana Kids Health Coverage – 1-877-543-7669

Medicaid Help Line – 888-706-1535

Medicare Information – 800-633-4227

Montana Mental Health Services Plan – 406-444-3055

Big Sky RX- Medicare Prescription Assistance

Partnership for Prescription Assistance – 1-888-477-2669

Community Support Center/Women’s Resource Center –    406-683-6106                      – Crisis Hotline (24 hours)  1-800-253-9811

Catholic Social Services of Montana (Adoption Services) – (406) 442-4130

 

Legal Assistance

Montana Legal Services – 800-666-6899

Disability Rights Montana – 800-245-4743

Public Defender’s Office – 406-683-3700

Beaverhead County Sheriff –  (non-emergency) – 406-683-3700

Dillon Police Department – (non-emergency) – 406-683-3701

Beaverhead County Attorney – 406-683-3730

Beaverhead County Child and Family Services (Child Abuse) – 406-683-3793

Child and Elder Abuse Help Line – 1-866-820-5437

Protective Services for Adults (Elder Abuse) –  intake line- 1-844-277-9300

Montana Mental Disabilities Board of Visitors – (For complaints about quality of care) – 406-693-7035

 

Financial Assistance

Resource Assistance Center (RAC), 205 E Center, Dillon – 406-988-0360 (leave message)
Visiting Agencies providing in person assistance at the RAC include:

Offices of Public Assistance (DPHHS) 2 x/mo on Wednesdays – 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Walk in apts only  -406-683-3773

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Temporary Assistance for Needy Family (TANF)– includes childcare scholarships

MT Job Service – (by appointment) – 406-494-0300
            Vocational Rehabilitation – (by appointment) – 406-496-4925 or 888-279-7531

Social Security Administration – 800-772-1213

Disability Determination Services – 800-545-3054

Community Food Banks– 406-683-2199

Beaverhead Community Food Pantry – 131 E Helena St, Dillon – 406-660-4500

 

Housing Assistance

Section 8 Low Income Housing Assistance – 800-761-6264

Montana Fair Housing – 800-929-2611

Montana Home Choice – 800-929-2611

Butte Human Resources Council HRC12 (serves Beaverhead County) – 406-533-6855

Housing and Rental Assistance – 406-683-3773

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) – 406-496-4975

City of Dillon (water bill assistance) – 406-683-4245

Homeward Bound (helping people affected by homelessness) – 406-782-8250

 

Transportation Assistance

Montana Medicaid Transportation(for medical purposes)(info re: mileage reimbursement) – 800-292-7114

Beaverhead Allied Senior Services – 406-782-5555

City of Dillon Senior Bus(free for seniors) – 406-660-4247