Flathead 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

Mental Health and Addiction Services

Montana 211 (information for nearby services) – 406-752-8181

Western Montana Mental Health Center – 406-257-1336

Aware – 406-756-1072

Sunburst Mental Health Center– -406-756-8721

Pathways Treatment Center (Inpatient Treatment-Kalispell) – 406-756-3950

Flathead Community Health Center – 406-751-8113

Gateway Community Center – 406-765-6453

Flathead Crisis Line – 406-261-6474

Sinopah House (youth residential and crisis services) – 406-257-5194

Safe House (crisis intervention and emergency services) – 406-755-5440

Veteran’s Administration – 800-827-1000

Private Psychiatrists and Psychiatric Nurses
Noel Drury – 406-257-1336
Michael Newman – 406-862-0600
Donald Stone – 406-752-5095

Outreach Case Management – 406-257-1336

Stillwater Therapeutic Services (Children’s Outpatient Treatment Center) – 406-752-6100

Flathead Chemical Dependency Clinic – 406-756-6453

Frontier Psychiatry – (406) 200-8471

​​​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

​Addiction Treatment Help Line – 877-887-5016

Alcoholics Anonymous (statewide) – 833-800-8553

Mental Health Professionals– 24 hour Crisis Line- Flathead County – 406-752-6262

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

NAMI Montana (support, education and advocacy) – 406-443-7871
Flathead Affiliate – (406) 854-2323

Montana Suicide Support Group (SOLAS) (Kalispell) – 406-212-6380

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

Mental Health America of Montana – 877-927-6642

Montana Vocational Rehabilitation – 888-279-7531

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.)

Touch of Grace- Free Health Clinic at the Salvation Army Church – 406-257-4357

Shepherd’s Hand – Free Health Clinic at Christ Lutheran Church – 406-260-3502

County Health Department – 406-751-8100

Donated Dental Services (coordinated through Helena office) – 406-449-9670

Jones Dentistry, PC. – 406-755-7123
(With credit approval they can offer payment plans up to twelve months without interest). Medicaid Patients contact – 406-257-1336

Montana Medicaid – 406-683-3773

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

Medicaid Help Line – 800-362-8312

Medicare Information – 800-633-4227

Montana Mental Health Services Plan – 406-444-9330

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

Montana National Guard Family Assistance Center – (406) 324-3202

Medicine Assistance Tool – Medication Funding Support Resources

Big Sky RX- Medicare Prescription Assistance

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

 

Legal Assistance

Montana Legal Services – 800-666-6899

Disability Rights Montana – 800-245-4743

County Sheriff – 406-758-5585

Columbia Falls Police Department – 406-892-3234

Kalispell Police Department – 406-758-7780

Whitefish Police Department – 406-863-2420

Family Court – 406-758-5724

Public Defender’s Office – 406-751-6080

Flathead County Attorney – 406-758-5630

Violence Free Crisis Line and Abbie Shelter – 24 hours – 406-752-7273

Child Abuse Hotline -1-866-820-5437

Adult Protect Service Hotline (abuse of elderly and disabled) -1 (844) 277-9300

Montana Mental Disabilities Board of Visitors (For complaints about quality of care) – 406-444-3955

Financial Assistance

Offices of Public Assistance (DPHHS) (locations for each county) – 888-706-1535

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) – 888-706-1535

Temporary Assistance for Needy Family (TANF)– including childcare scholarships – 888-706-1535

WIC Program (food assistance) – 406-751-8170

Social Security Administration – 800-772-1213

Disability Determination Services – 800-545-3054

Community Food Banks

Bigfork Food Bank (128 Village Lane) – 406-837-2297

Columbia Falls Food Pantry (605 1/2 6th St. East – 406-892-0241

Flathead Food Bank (105 6th Ave. West) – 406-752-3663

Lakeside Pantry (7151 Hwy. 93 South) – 406-844-2779

Salvation Army Church – 406-257-4357

Vocational Rehabilitation – 877-296-1757

 

Housing Assistance

Section 8 Low Income Housing Assistance – 406-862-4143

Montana Fair Housing – 800-929-2611

Housing and Rental Assistance – 406-752-6565

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) – 406-752-6565

Summit Independent Living Center (water bill assistance) – 406-257-0048

Samaritan House (helping people affected by homelessness) – 406-257-5801

Program to Assist the Homeless (PATH) – 406-751-8342

Neighbors in Need – 406-752-8181

The Salvation Army -Emergency Welfare – 406-257-4357

Whitefish Housing Authority – 406-862-4143

Community Action Partnership of NW Montana – 406-752-6565

Mental Health Center Group Home – Lone Pines – 406-257-8161

 

Transportation Assistance

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

Eagle Transit (Bus Service) – 406-758-5728