Wheatland 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.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 1-800-273-8255
Crisis Text Line Text MT to 741-741 to text with a Crisis Counselor

Psychiatric Help
Montana 211 (information for nearby services) – 406-586-3333
Center for Mental Health – 800-266-7198
Rimrock Foundation (Billings) – 800-227-3953
Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch (Billings) – 406-655-2100
Veteran’s Administration – 800-827-1000
Charlie Health – Online care for teens, young adults and families.

Mental Health Information
* 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
Center for Mental Health – 800-266-7198
Addiction Treatment Help Line – 877-887-5016
Drug Abuse Hotline (24 hrs) – 800-311-3069
Montana 211 (information for a varity of services and volunteering opportunities) – Dial 211 or 406-586-3333
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
National Suicide Prevention Line – 800-273-8255
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
State Mental Health Services Bureau (info only) – 888-866-0328
Vet Center – 1-877-927-8387
Veterans Family Assistance Centers – 877-706-7598
Mental Health America of Montana – 406-587-7774
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

Other Medical And Coverage Assistance
Bair Memorial Clinic – 406-632-4351
Deaconess Billings Clinic – 406-657-4000
St. Vincent Hospital Health Care Center – 406-657-7000
Montana Medicaid – 406-632-4895
Healthy Montana Kids Health Coverage – 1-877-543-7669
Medicaid Help Line – 800-362-8310
Medicare Information – 800-633-4227
Montana Mental Health Services Plan – 406-444-9330
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 – 406-632-5614
Police Department  (non-emergency) – 406-632-5614
Public Defender’s Office – 406-535-3703
County Attorney – 406-632-5651
Child and Family Services (Child Abuse) – 406-632-485
Child and Elder Abuse Help Line – 1-866- 820-5437
Protective Services for Adults (Elder Abuse) – 406-268-7961
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) – 406-632-4895
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) – 406-632-4895
Temporary Assistance for Needy Family (TANF)– including childcare scholarships – 406-632-4895
Wheatland/Golden Valley Public Assistance – 800-766-3018
Social Security Administration – 800-772-1213
Disability Determination Services – 800-545-3054
WIC food assistance program for Women, Infants & Children – 406-632-4682
Federated Church Food Pantry – 406-632-4288
Vocational Rehabilitation – 877-296-1757

Housing Assistance
Section 8 Low Income Housing Assistance – 406-535-7488
Wheatland/Golden Valley Public Assistance – 899-766-3018
Montana Fair Housing – 800-929-2611
Montana Home Choice – 406-444-3120 ext 11
Housing and Rental Assistance – 406-535-7488
Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) – 406-535-7488

Transportation Assistance
Montana Medicaid Transportation (for medical purposes)(info re: mileage reimbursement) – 800-292-7114
DAV Van (Disabled American Veterans Van – 406-363-8396