LAKE COUNTY RESOURCES

Western MT Area VI Agency on Aging, Inc. : 800-266-4188 or 406-883-7284   Fax: 406-883-7363

Todd Wood, Director

110 Main St. Suite #5

Polson, MT 59860                                                                                                           

AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER / INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE

Including Medicare assistance and long term care Options Counseling                                                              

Samantha Walker, Program Coordinator:  883-7284 or 800-551-3191

LONG TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN

Vanessa Fitchett- Local Ombudsman:  741-5400

Shellye Lee- Regional Ombudsman:  883-7284 or 800-551-3191

 

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUPS

Cancer Support Group, Linda  Roberts – Facilitator, Polson:  883-2337

2nd and 4th Monday at noon at Polson Methodist Church:  883-7284 or 800-266-4188

Caregiver Support Group – facilitator Arlene Kintz

2nd Wednesday every month, 1:30 pm at Presbyterian Church, Polson:  270-1212

CASE MANAGEMENT—Medicaid Waiver

Spectrum Medical, Inc. 1825 Highway 93 S, Suite F, Kalispell:  752-0580

COUNCIL ON AGING

Lake Co. Council on Aging, 528 Main St. SW, Ronan, Dara Rodda– Project Director:  676-2367

HOMEMAKER & PERSONAL CARE SERVICES

Cheerful Heart, PO Box 688, Polson (for cancer patients):  866-538-3070 or 883-3070

Lake Co. Council on Aging, 528 Main St. SW, Ronan, Dara Rodda- Director

(Homemaker, Transportation, Home Chore, Limited Legal Information):  676-2367

Home Caregivers, PO Box 747, Polson:  883-3590

A Plus Health Care, 1310 Main, Kalispell:  755-4968

Addus, 108 E 4th St., Suite 103, Kalispell:  257-1101

LAKE CO. SENIOR CITIZEN CENTERS

Arlee Sr. Center-34532 Wessinger, Arlee:  726-3213

Charlo Sr. Center-56686 Hwy 212, Charlo:  644-2531

Polson Sr. Center-504 3rd Ave E, Polson:  883-4735

Mission Valley Sr. Center-528 Main St., Ronan:  676-2371

St. Ignatius Sr. Center-212 N. Main St., St. Ignatius:  745-4462

HOME HEALTH

Lake County Home Options, 711 Main St. SW, Ronan:  676-7300

Partners in Home Care, Polson MT:  883-8848

A Plus Health Care, 1310 Main, Kalispell:  755-4968

Addus, 264 N. Main Suite 203 Kalispell, serving Polson and Libby:  257-1101

Home Caregivers, 1310 Main St., Polson:  883-3590

Frontier Home Health and Hospice, Kalispell:  755-4923

Interim Healthcare of Western MT, 113 W Broadway, Missoula:  884-2006

Agape Home Care, 40 Appleway Drive, Kalispell:  755-4633

Home Care Services, 1018 Burlington, Suite 104 Missoula:  543-1184

LICENSED NURSING HOMES/ASSISTED LIVING 

Polson Health & Rehab., 9 14th Ave, Polson:  883-4378

St. Luke’s Nursing Home, 107 6th Ave. SW, Ronan:  676-2900

The Retreat, 1303 Rivendell Ct. Polson:  883-4897

Mountain View Care Center, 829 Main SW, Ronan:  676-5510

Closer to Home, 61262 Watson Road, St Ignatius:  745-0272

The Pines, 405 6th Ave W., Polson:  883-1021

The Pines of Mission, 320 Mission Drive St. Ignatius:  745-1021

St. Joseph Assisted Living, 11- 17th Ave. E. Polson:  883-1011

MENTAL HEALTH/SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Alcoholic’s Anonymous, #8 3rd Ave W, Polson:  883-6664

Western MT Addiction Services, 802 Main Street, Suite C, Polson:  883-7310

Sunburst Mental Health Services, 203 Main St , Polson:  883-4061

Tribal Health & Human Service., 402 Mission Dr, St. Ignatius:  745-4363

NUTRITIONAL MEAL LOCATIONS (congregate meals/home delivered meals)

Arlee Sr. Center-34532 Wessinger – Mon, Wed, Fri 12:00, (2nd & 4th Sat 6:00 pm):  726-3213

Charlo Sr. Center-56686 Hwy 212 – Tues, Thurs 12:00 (1st, 3rd, 5th Wed noon):  644-2531

Polson Sr. Center-504 3rd Ave E, – Mon thru Fri, 11:45:  883-4735

Mission Valley Sr. Center-528 Main St. SW , Ronan:  676-2371

Mon, Wed, Fri, 12:00, 2nd Thurs. 5pm                                                                                      

St. Ignatius Sr. Center-212 N. Main St., – Tues, Fri, 12:00 (1st and 3rd Wed 5:30 pm):  745-4462

TRIBAL NUTRITIONAL MEAL LOCATIONS

Arlee-Arlee Salish Addition, – Tues & Thurs, 12:00:  726-3221

Elmo-New Community Center, – Mon, Wed & Fri, 12:00:  849-5022

Polson-701 1st St. E, – Wed & Fri, 12:00:  883-6877

Ronan-East corner Terrace Lake Rd. & Hwy 93, – Tues & Thurs, 12:00:  676-5495

St. Ignatius-St. Ignatius Salish Addition, – Mon & Wed, 12:00:  745-4240

Hot Springs—Tues. & Thurs.:  741-3265 or 741-3266

ADULT DAY CARE

St Luke’s Nursing Home, 107 6th Ave W, Ronan (Adult Day Care):  676-2900

PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES

Donated Dental Services:  800-449-9670

Lake Co. Public Health, 802 Main, Polson, Emily Colomeda- Admin.:  883-7288

Partnership Health Center

Missoula (also has dental clinic ):  258-4789

Tribal Health Dept., Mission Dr, St. Ignatius:  745-3525

5 Fourth Ave. E, Polson:  883-5541

RESPITE CARE

Lake County Council on Aging,

Ronan, (Respite service at your residence):  676-2367

Comfort Keepers, Polson:  883-4031

Home Caregivers, Polson:  883-3590

 SENIOR CITIZEN & COMMUNITY SUBSIDIZED HOUSING

Boettcher Terrace Apartments,

Polson (call Ronan Housing Authority):  676-5900

Cherry Hill Village, 700 Cherry Hill Court, Polson:  883-3978

Lakeview Village Apartment Community , 50236 Hwy 93, Polson:  883-2222

Lake Co. Community Housing (also Maxwell Apt.’s in Ronan and St. Ignatius):  676-5901

Sunny Slope Vista Apartments,

820 11th Street East, Polson:  883-0950

Edgewater Apartments,

312 11th Ave. West, Polson:  261-9679

HOSPICE SERVICES

Frontier Home Health and Hospice, Kalispell:  755-4923

Lake County Home Options,

711 Main St. SW, Ronan:  676-7300

Partners in Home Care, Grandview Clinic,

Polson:  888-729-8848 or 728-8848

St. Luke Extended Care, Ronan:  676-2900

SENIOR FOOD DISTRIBUTION (Food Pantries)

Bread Basket, 10 6th Ave SW, Ronan (Tues & Fri 10-2): 676-4357

Commodity Supplemental Food Program-Lake County Council on Aging: 676-2367

Polson Loaves & Fish Pantry, 904 1st St E (Tues & Fri 10-2 & Sat 9 – 12): 883-6864

Mission Valley Food Pantry, 203 Blaine, St. Ignatius (Tues & F 10-2): 745-5484

Tribal Commodities Office, 410 Mountain View Dr, St. Ignatius (M-F 8-3:30): 745-4115

SOCIAL AND HUMAN SERVICES

AARP: 800-434-3410

Adult Protective Services, 830 ½ Shoreline Drive, Polson: 883-7841

Alcoholics Anonymous, #8 3rd Ave W, Polson: 883-6664

Alzheimer’s (National) Information & Referral: 800-272-3900

Alzheimer’s Support Group-facilitator Arlene; 270-1212

American Cancer Society: 800-422-6237

Brain Injury Alliance of Mt.: 800-241-6442

Cheerful Heart Inc., Polson – non-medical volunteer help for cancer patients: 883-3070

Citizen’s Advocate in Helena: 800-332-2272

Compulsive Gamblers Hot-Line: 800-522-4700

Community Action Partnership of NW Mt, (Fuel Assistance) Lynda Craft: 883-3470 or 752-6565

Domestic Abuse National Hotline: 800-799-7233

DOVES (Domestic Violence Education & Services) (Now SAFE Harbor): 676-0800 or 883-3350

PO Box 497, Ronan.

Experience Works: 543-2300

Eye/Low vision –glasses recycle—Lions Club of MT: 800-601-5004

Polson—Julia Manley: 883-5413

Eye/low vision – Older Blind Program, Missoula: 329-5400

Flathead Reservation Extension Office: 275-2700

Hearing Center, St Luke’s, Ronan: 528-5234

Heart Association (Lake County)-Becky Vergeront, Polson: 883-4771

Helping Hands ,  9-2 M-W, 9-1 Fri. Polson: 883-8256

Lake County Board of Housing, Ronan: 676-5901

Lake County Clerk of Court (to obtain passports), Polson: 883-7254 or 883-7256

Lake County Extension Office, 300 3rd Ave, Ronan: 676-4271

Lake County Office of Public Assistance, 49627 Hwy 93, Polson: 883-7820

Lake County Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC), Polson, Lyn Hellegaard: 327-8707

Medicare Fraud reporting line, SMP Program: 800-551-3191 or 883-7284

Medicare Information-Best time to call 8am thru 10am or after 4pm: 800-633-4227

Mission Mountain Enterprises-Job Rehabilitation, 330 Main St., Ronan: 676-2563

Mt Board of Housing, 836 Front St., Helena: 841-2840

 Mt Consumer Protection Office, 1219 8th Ave, Helena: 800-481-6896

Mt Dept. of Commerce, Reverse Annuity Mortgages (RAM): 800-761-6264

Mt Fair Housing, 2522 S. 3rd Street, Missoula: 800-929-2611

Montana Legal Services Association, Missoula: 800-666-6899 or 543-8343

Montech (Technology Related Assist. Program for those with disabilities): 243-5751

NARCS Anonymous: 800-990-6262

National Health Information: 240-453-8280

Social Security-National Toll Free Line…..7am to 7pm: 800-772-1213

-For residents north of Polson, Kalispell: 888-487-0150

-For residents in Polson and south, Missoula: 866-931-9029

Mt State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP): 800-551-3191 or 883-7284

Mt State Insurance Commission; 800-332-6148

SAFE Harbor, Ronan: 883-3350 or 676-0800

Summit Independent Living Center, Inc. (Assists people w/ disabilities)

700 SW Higgins, Ste 101, Missoula: 728-1630 or 800-398-9002

Susan Morris, 124 Main St. Ronan: 215-1604 or 866-230-6936

Tribal Health Addiction & Treatment: 745-3525

Tribal Nutrition & Commodity Programs, St. Ignatius: 275-2700 ext 1063

Tribal Voc. Rehabilitation. Director/Cash Assistance. Case. Mgmt.: 275-2700 ext 1038

VA – Montana Veterans Affairs – Roxanne or Andrea: 542-2501

Veterans Administration-general information: 800-827-1000

Veterans Administration-Fort Harrison, Helena: 442-6410

VFW of Ronan—Marrion for applications & transportation: 676-5652

Working Innovations, 414 D 1st St. E, Polson: 883-6717 or 883-6718

TRANSPORTATION

Cheerful Heart (cancer patients)

CSKT Transit, Pablo—(serving all residents of Flathead Reservation): 675-2700 ext 1030 or 1360

Lake County Council on Aging (bus or medi-car), Ronan: 676-2368

Medi cab Transportation Center (Medicaid approved) between 7 am & 7 pm Mon-Fri: 800-292-7114

Polson Sr. Citizen Bus, 9 am-3 pm Mon-Fri: 883-4735

South Lake Taxi—Dennis Orr: 883-9220

VA Transportation (Lake Co): 207-1496

Veterans Transportation Network: 800-332-6625

LEGAL SERVICES

Lake Co. Council on Aging, Ronan (limited legal information): 676-2367

Mt Legal Services, 304 N. Higgins, Missoula: 800-666-6899

Senior Legal Services (questions): 800-551-3191 or 883-7284

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP): 883-7284

State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP): 883-7284