Missoula 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)  – Dial 211 or 549-5555

Western Montana Mental Health Center – 406-532-9700

Winds Of Change Mental Health Center  – 406-721-2038

3 Rivers Mental Health Solutions – 406-830-3294

AWARE, Inc. (variety of mental health and intellectual disabilities services) – 406-543-2202

Providence Center Psychiatry – 406-327-3362

Partnership Health Center – 406-258-4789

University of Montana- Curry Health Center – 406-243–2122

Community Medical Center – (406) 728-4100

All Nations Health Center – 829-9515

Veteran’s Administration – 800-827-1000

Frontier Psychiatry – (406) 200-8471

 

Private Psychiatry / Psychiatric Nursing Practice

      Dr. Scott Elrod, MD (outpatient) – 406-549-7325

      Family Care – Dr. Phillip Holman, MD – 406-327-3880

Tracy Holland-Holter/Psychiatric Nurse – MSU nursing school – 243-6518

Eileen Robbins/Psychiatric Nurse-MSU nursing school – 721-5379

Dessye-Dee Clark/Psychiatric Nurse (with a counseling service) – 541-4436

Kimberly Petersen/ Psychiatric Nurse – 532-9712

Missoula Aging Service ( senior mental health issues) – 728-7682

Vet Center – 1-877-927-8387

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 – 888-607-2000

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)
Missoula Affiliate – 880-1013
Montana Office – 443-7871

Montana Suicide Support Group (H.O.P.E.) – 406-543-2890

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

Mental Health America of Montana – 406-587-7774

Montana Vocational Rehabilitation – 888-279-7531

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

Montana Peer Network – 406-551-1058

YWCA Crisis Line – 406-542-1944

Other Medical Assistance (Care, Coverage, etc.)

Partnership Health Center (Medical and Dental) – 406-258-4789

All Nations Health Center – 829-9515

Community Medical Center – (406) 728-4100

Providence St. Patrick Hospital – 406-543-7271

Montana Medicaid – 406-329-1200

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

Medicare Prescription Drug Program – 800-633-4227

Medicaid Help Line – 800-362-8312

Medicare Information – 800-633-4227

Big Sky RX- Medicare Prescription Assistance

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

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

Legal Assistance

Montana Legal Services – 800-666-6899

Disability Rights Montana – 800-245-4743

County Sheriff – 406-258-4810

Police Department  (non-emergency) – 406-523-4777

Public Defender’s Office – 406-523-5140

County Attorney – 406-258-4737

Child and Family Services (Child Abuse) – 406-523-4100

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

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

Montana Mental Disabilities Board of Visitors – (For complaints about quality of care) – 800-332-2272

Mental Illness Court – 258-4641

Help Network-Crisis Referral (8:00 AM-5:00 PM) – 800-332-8425

Financial Assistance

Offices of Public Assistance (DPHHS) (locations for each county) – 329-1200

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) – 329-1200

Temporary Assistance for Needy Family (TANF) – including childcare scholarships – 329-1200

Social Security Administration – 800-772-1213

Disability Determination Services – 800-545-3054

Community Food Banks
Food Bank – 406-549-0543
Salvation Army – 406-549-0710
Poverello Center – 406-728-1809
MSLA 3:16 Rescue Mission – 406-549-4673
Christian Life Center – 406-542-0353
City Food Bank (Clark City Church – 406-721-7804

WIC (Women, Infants & Children food assistance) – 406-258-4740

Housing Assistance

Section 8 Low Income Housing Assistance – 406-728-3710

Missoula Housing Authority – 406-549-4113

Montana Fair Housing – 800-929-2611

Housing and Rental Assistance – 406-728-3710

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) – 406-728-3710

Human Resource Council (low income housing) – 406-728-3710

J’s Place (12-bed assisted living home for adults) – 543-4055

Share House (Therapeutic Recovery Home) – 532-9830

Poverello Center (emergency housing and food) – 728-1809

Valor House (transitional housing for homeless vets) – 829-3928

Next Step Housing (transitional drug and alcohol recovery home for men) – 728-4535

The Salvation Army (Emergency Welfare) – 549-0710

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

YWCA: Domestic Violence Shelter – 543-6691

Watson Children’s Shelter (emergency shelter for children, ages infant to 14) – 549-0058

Mental Health Center Group Homes

Genesis House – 406-777-3751

Stephens House – 406-532-8947

Transportation Assistance

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

DAV Van (Disabled American Veterans Van) – 406-363-8396

Eagle Transit-Bus Service – 758-5728

Missoula Aging Services (elder transportation) – 728-7682

Medicab – 327-1510

Mountain Line

– Local bus service – 721-3333

– Special needs bus service – 543-8386