Richland 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 406-268-1337

Veteran’s Administration – 800-827-1000

Center for Mental Health – 1-888-718-2100

Eastern Montana Community Mental Health Center – 406-433-4635

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

Drug Abuse Hotline (24 hrs) – 800-311-3069

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) – 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

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

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

Other Medical Assistance (Care, Coverage, etc.)

Eastern Montana Community Mental Health Center – 406-433-4635

Sidney Health Center – 406-742-5261

Mondak Family Clinic – 406- 742-5261

Montana Medicaid – 406-433-2282

Healthy Montana Kids Health Coverage – 406-433-2282 or 1-877-543-7669

Medicaid Help Line – 800-362-8312

Medicare Information – 800-633-4227

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

Help Network- Crisis Referral – 800-332-8425

County Sheriff – 406-433-2919

Police Department  (non-emergency) see county
Fairview-406-742-5531
Sidney-433-2210

Public Defender’s Office – 406-377-3113

County Attorney – 406-433-2505

Child and Family Services (Child Abuse) – 406-433-1903

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

Protective Services for Adults (Elder Abuse) – 406-377-1192

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

Financial Assistance

Offices of Public Assistance (DPHHS) (locations for each county) – 406-433-2282

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) – 406-433-2282

Temporary Assistance for Needy Family (TANF)– including childcare scholarships – 406-433-2282

Social Security Administration – 800-772-1213

Disability Determination Services – 800-545-3054

Community Food Banks
Richland County Food Bank – 406-433-8142
Fairview Food Bank – 406-742-5523
Salvation Army – 406-433-6299
Boys and Girls Club of Richland County – 406-433-6763
Culbertson Food Bank – 406-787-5883
Yellowstone Community Church – 406-776-2236

WIC (Women, Infants & Children food assistance) – 406-433-2207

Vocational Rehabilitation (job assistance) – 406-232-0583

Housing Assistance

Section 8 Low Income Housing Assistance – 800-227-0703

Richland County Housing Authority – 406-433-1978

Montana Fair Housing – 800-929-2611

Housing and Rental Assistance – 406-377-3564

Matthew House (emergency housing) – 406-433-3505

Salvation Army (emergency housing) – 406-433-6299

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) – 406-337-3564

Transportation Assistance

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

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

Richland County Transportation Service – 406-433-7433