Resources

Advocacy 
Brain Injury Awareness
Legal Aid Services
Aging Services
Disability Programs Services

Domestic Violence Resources

Employment

Family Child Resources
Independent Living

Job Training/Employment
Products 

Technology
Transportation
Veterans Resources

Advocacy

Disability Rights Montana
(406) 449-2344 (Voice/TDD)
www.disabilityrightsmt.org
(800) 245-4743 (Voice/TDD)

Montana Center on Disabilities
(406) 657-2312 (Voice/TTY)
www.msubillings.edu/mtcd
(888) 866-3822 (Toll Free)

Brain Injury Awareness

Brain Injury Association of America www.biausa.org

United State Brain Injury Alliance
http://usbia.org/

BrainLine
http://www.brainline.org/index.html

Legal Aid Services

Montana Law Help
(800) 666-6899
www.montanalawhelp.org   

Montana Bar Association (406) 442-7660 www.montanabar.org

MontanaProBono.Net                (800) 666-6899 www.momtanaprobono.net

Montana Legal Services Association                (800) 666-6899 http://www.mtlsa.org

Legal Help Centers
(866) 757-6949
www.legalhelpcenters.com


Traumatic Brain Injury
www.legalhelpcenters.com/Traumatic-Brain-Injury-Lawyer_65.html

Aging Services

Department of Health and Human Services- Senior and Long-Term Care
www.dphhs.mt.gov

Aging Services www.missoulaagingservices.org

Prevention of Elder Abuse Big Sky
(406) 896-9606
www.mtelderabuseprevention.org


Western Montana Chapter
(877) 327-7886 (Toll-free)
www.westernmontanachapter.org
(406) 327-7886 (Missoula)


Yellowstone County Council on Aging
(406) 259-9666 www.yccoa.org

Disability Programs/Services

Disability Consulting
(406) 257-6149 (Kalispell)
Specializes in Social Security Benefits
(406) 449-2366

Disability Determination Services
www.dphhs.mt.gov/dsd/dds/index.shtml

Disability Services Division (Department of Health and Human Services)
www.dphhs.mt.gov

Easter Seals
(406) 761-3680 – Corporate Headquarters
http://esgw-nrm.easterseals.com
(800) 253-4093 (TDD/Voice Relay)                    

For information on Montana chapters click here  (800) 771-2153 Toll Free
First Call for Help  211
www.montana211.org

Living Independently for Today and Tomorrow (LIFTT)               
(888) 502-9700
www.liftt.org

M.A.I.D.S.  (Montana Association of Independent Disability Services)
 (406) 728-5484

Montana Center on Disabilities
(406) 657-2312 (Voice/TTY)
www.msubillings.edu
(888) 866-3822 (Toll-free)

Montana Independent Living Project
(800) 735-6457
www.milp.us
(406) 442-5755 (Voice/TT)

North Central Independent Living Services
(800) 823-6245

New Directions Wellness Center
(406) 243-4016 (Missoula)
www.health.umt.edu

Opportunity Resources
(406) 721-2930
www.opportunityresources.org
(800) 253-4091 (TDD)

Rural Institute on Disabilities
(406) 243-5467 (Missoula, Voice/TTY)
www.ruralinstitute.umt.edu
(800) 732-0323 (Voice/TTY)                       

Senior and Long Term Care Division
(800) 332-2272                    

(Department of Health and Human Services)
www.dphhs.mt.gov

Social Security Administration
(800) 772-1213 www.ssa.gov
(800) 325-0778 (TTY)

Summit Independent Living Center      (800) 398- 9002 www.summitilc.org

Domestic Violence Resources

Montana Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence (MCADSV)
www.mcadsv.com
(406)443-7794 (Helena)
(888) 404-7794 (Toll-free)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
(404)-639-3311
www.cdc.gov/ncipc
888 232-6348 (TTY)

Employment

America’s Heros at Work    www.americasheroesatwork.gov

Family and Child Resources

Brain Injury Association of America
(703) 761-0750
www.biausa.org
Fax: (703) 761-0755

National Brain Injury Information Center
(800) 444-6449 Brain Injury Information Only

Parents, Let’s Unite for Kids
(800) 222-7585
www.pluk.org
(406) 255-0540

Montana Division of Special Education
(888) 231-9393 Montana only)
http://opi.mt.gov/Programs/SpecialEd/Index.html
(406) 444-3065 (Helena)

Montana Talking Library
1515 East Sixth Avenue
PO Box 201800
Helena, MT  59620-1800
406-444-2064 (local) or 1-800-332-3400 (toll-free in Montana)
http://tbl.montanastatelibrary.org/

Learning Disabilities Association of Montana
(406) 259-3110
www.ldaofmt.org

Montana Speech-Language and Hearing Association
(406) 234-8727
www.mshaonline.org

IDEA PTA (406) 728-1124 (Individuals with Diverse and Exceptional Abilities Parent- Teacher Association)

Independent Living

Living Independently for Today and Tomorrow (LIFTT)              
(888) 502-9700
www.liftt.org

Montana Independent Living Project
(800) 735-6457
www.milp.us             

(406) 442-5755 (Voice/TTY)

NCILS – North Central Independent Living Services
(406) 452-9834 (voice/TTY) www.dphhs.mt.gov/dsd/independentlivingservices/index.shtml
(800) 823-6245

Summit Independent Living Center
(800) 398-9002
www.summitilc.org
(406) 728-1630 (Voice/TT)

Job Training/Employment

American Indian Disability Technical Assistance Center (AIDTAC) http://aidtac.ruralinstitute.umt.edu
(406) 243-2448

Career Guidance Center (Billings Area)
(406) 256-8160

COR Enterprises, Inc (Billings area)
(800) 775-1833
www.corenterprises.com    

(406) 248-9115

Dickinson Lifelong Learning Center
(406)549-8765
http://dllc.montana.com/

Job Opportunity Based Services, Inc. (J.O.B.S.) (Missoula area)    
(406) 541-6966
www.jobopportunitybasedservices.com

Montana Vocational Rehabilitation Services 
Central office (877) 296-1197
www.dphhs.mt.gov   

(406) 444-2590 (voice/TTY)

Opportunity Resources (Missoula area)             
  (406)-721-2930
www.opportunityresources.org           

(800) 253-4091 (TDD)

Parent Training Information Project (PLUK)
(800) 222-7585
www.pluk.org            

(406) 255-0540

Support and Techniques for Empowering People, Inc. (S.T.E.P.)
(800) 820-4180
www.step-inc.org
(Billings Area) (406) 248-2055

Transition Projects (University of Montana Rural Institute)
http://ruralinstitute.umt.edu/

Products

Lumosity Brain Games
www.lumosity.com

Day-Timer’s Brain Injury Recovery Kit
(800) 225-5005
www.daytimer.com

Lash and Associates Publishing/Training, Inc.
(919) 562-0015
www.lapublishing.com                         

National Resource Center for Traumatic Brain Injury
(804) 828-9055
http://www.tbinrc.com/

Technology

American Indian Disability Technical Assistance Center (AIDTAC)
(406) 243-2448
http://aidtac.ruralinstitute.umt.edu/

Montana Telecommunications Access Program
(800) 833-8503
www.montanarelay.mt.gov
(866) 735-2968

MonTECH
(877) 243-5511 (Montana only)

http://montech.ruralinstitute.umt.edu/
(406) 243-5751

Universal Health Connection- Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatments
900 N. Montana, Suite B9
406-431-7332
OR
1101 S. 3rd St. W., Suite 101
406-926-1751

www.universalhealthconnection.org

Transportation

Billings Area                   
Met Transit (406) 657-8218
http://ci.billings.mt.us/index.asp?nid=259                       

Met Special Transit (paratransit services) Call by 5:00 pm the day before your trip to schedule a ride
Bozeman Area                    
Stream Line (406) 587-2434
www.steamlinebus.com
Galavan (paratransit services)   

Call by 3:00 pm the day before your trip to schedule a ride

Great Falls Area                    
Great Falls Transit (406) 727-0382
www.gftransit.com - Paratransit services available

Helena Area   Dial a Ride (406) 447-1580

Kalispell Area   Eagle Transit (406) 758-5728
Dial-a-Ride (paratransit services)   

Call by 3:00 pm the day before your trip to schedule a ride

Missoula Area                    
Mountain Line (406) 721-3333
www.mountainline.com                        

Call (406) 721-2848 for a Paratransit Riders Guide
Community Needs Van Service (cnvs)- (406) 542-2121
I Ride Van Pool (Missoula Ravalli MTA)- (406) 327-8707
Medicab (800) 292-7114
Emergency Ride Home (406) 327-8707

Veteran’s Resources

Mental Health Self-Assessment Program
(877) 877-3647
www.militarymentalhealth.org

Rocky Mountain Veterans Integrated Service Network
(866) 369-8020
www.visn19.va.gov

National Suicide Prevention Hotline
(800) 273-TALK (8255)
www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org
(800) 799-4889 (TTY)

VA Montana Healthcare System
(877) 468-8387 (8:00 AM-4:30 PM)
www.montana.va.gov
(800) 555-1234 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)                      

 
Intrepid Fallen Hero’s Fund
(800) 340-HERO                       

www.fallenheroesfund.org
(800) 340-4376  Family Information & Resources

New Directions for Veterans
http://www.newdirectionsinc.org/resources_traumatic_brain_injury.html