LINCOLN COUNTY RESOURCES

Western MT Area VI Agency on Aging, Inc., Tamra L Walston, Director

110 Main St. Suite #5, Polson, MT 59860  800-551-3191 or 406-883-7284

INFORMATION AND REFERRAL

Certified Information and Assistance (I&A)Technician on aging issues, Counselor for the State

Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) for Medicare, and Medigap Insurance

Eureka-Brenda Turnbull – SHIP/I&A 406-297-2188

Libby/Troy -Trina Kerzman – SHIP/I&A 406-283-1197  

LONG TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN

Vanessa Fitchett -State Long Term Care Ombudsman 406-741-5400

Shellye Lee– Regional Long Term Care Ombudsman 800-266-4188 or 883-7284

Julie White – Local Long Term Care Ombudsman 741-3647 or 212-7071

MEDICAID CASE MANAGEMENT

Benefis Spectrum Medical, Inc., 406-752-0850

HEALTH SERVICES

Cabinet Peaks Medical Center, 209 Health Park Drive, Libby, MT 59923 283-7000

Center for Asbestos Related Diseases, 214 E 3rd St., Libby, MT 59923 293-9274

Eureka Health Care– Eureka, MT 59917 297-3145

Libby Rural Health Clinic-VA Clinic, 211 E. 2nd St. Libby, MT 59923 293-8711

North Country Medical Clinic– Eureka, MT 59917 297-2438

NW Community Health Center, 320 East 2nd St, Libby, MT 59923 283-6900

Clinics in Troy and Eureka also

HOME HEALTH and HOSPICE

Home Options, Libby, MT 59923 283-7300

Lincare Inc., 318 Mineral Ave. Libby (med equip/supplies/oxygen/asst. tech 293-8671

HOMEMAKER & PERSONAL CARE SERVICES

Addus Health Care, 415 W 9th St. Libby, MT 59923 (serving all of Lincoln Co.) 293-9651

Cabinet Mountain Home Care 293-4600

Personal Touch Home Care, Kalispell 1-800-344-5979 or 758-5422

Libby Senior Center, 206 E 2nd St., Libby 293-7222

Tobacco Valley Senior Center , Eureka 297-2188

LEGAL SERVICES

MT Legal Services Association, Missoula 800-666-6899

Senior and Long Term Care Legal Services Developer, Katy Lovell, Helena 406-444-7787

LINCOLN COUNTY SENIOR CITIZEN CENTERS

Libby Senior Citizens Center, 206 E. 2nd Street, Libby, MT 59923 293-7222

Kootenai Senior Citizens, Inc., 304 3rd Street, PO Box 74,Troy, MT 5993 295-4140

Tobacco Valley Senior Citizens, Inc., 310 First Ave. E, PO Box 745, Eureka, MT 59917 297-2188

LINCOLN COUNTY COUNCIL ON AGING

Dedi Coy, President, 206 E 2nd St, Libby, MT 59923 293-7222

MENTAL HEALTH/SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Flathead Valley Chemical Dependency Clinic, 711 California Ave, Libby 293-7731

Flathead Valley Chemical Dependency Clinic, 66121 Hwy 37, Eureka 297-2822

Western Montana Mental Health Center, 34169 US Hwy 2 Libby, MT 59923 293-8746

NURSING HOMES

Libby Care Center, 308 E. Third, Libby, MT 59923 293-6285

Mountain View Manor-Good Samaritan Center 297-2541

10 Mountain View Dr., PO Box 327, Eureka, MT 59917

NUTRITIONAL MEAL LOCATIONS

(Call for Congregate Meal Times and Home Delivered Meals)

Kootenai Senior Citizens, Inc., 304 3rd Street, Troy, MT 59935 295-4140

Libby Senior Citizens Center, 206 E. 2nd Street, Libby, MT 59923 293-7222

Tobacco Valley Senior Citizens, Inc., 310 First Ave. E, Eureka, MT 59917 297-2188

PERSONAL CARE HOMES

Libby Lodge of Love, 39042 Hwy 2, Libby 293-3334

Home Sweet Home, 144 Tobacco Valley View Drive, Eureka 889-5915

PUBLIC HEALTH

Lincoln Co. 66121 Hwy 37, Eureka, MT 59923 297-2023 ext. 4

320 E. 2nd St. Libby MT 59923 293-3755

SENIOR FOOD DISTRIBUTION (Food Pantries)

Eureka Food Pantry and Thrift Store, 109 Dewey Ave. (2nd & 3rd Thurs, 12-2) 297-2358

Eureka Foursquare Church, 406 2nd Ave. E, Eureka (1st & 3rd Wed. 9-11) ???-????

Libby Food Pantry, 724 Louisiana Ave., (every Tues and 2nd & 3rd Fri,10-2) 293-3332

Libby Christian Church, 100 Kootenai River Road (Thursdays 10-1) 293-3747

Troy Food Bank, 459 Foote Road, Troy (M 10:30-12 295-5847

Troy Community Baptist Church, 725 E Missoula Ave, Troy (2nd & 4 Th 10-12) 295-4206

The Yaak Food Cupboard, 34 Riverview Drive, Troy ( 2nd & 4th T 2-4) 295-4048

SENIOR CITIZEN & COMMUNITY SUBSIDIZED HOUSING

Golden Lions Manor-703 E Grant, Troy 59935 295-7507

Green Meadow Manor-403 Idaho Ave., Libby, MT 59923 293-5651

Libby Plaza I & II -905 Commerce Way, Libby, MT 59923 293-3345

Treasure Manor-610 Treasure Ave., #33, Libby, MT 59923 293-8268

Kootenai Senior Apartments, 304 3rd St, Troy 295-4140

COMMODITY SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD PROGRAM

Eureka—Eureka Community Fellowship Church – Linda Setzer 296-0600

Libby—Rick Kesling 283-2314

Troy—Community Baptist Church – Cathy Foote 295-5948

SOCIAL AND HUMAN SERVICES

AARP Consumer Affairs Division (Complaints or questions) 444-9405

Alzheimers Information & Referral-national number 800-272-3900

American Cancer Society 800-422-6237

CARD Clinic (Center for Asbestos Related Disease) 214 E 3rd St. 293-9274

Citizen’s Advocate in Helena 800-332-2272

Compulsive Gamblers National Information 800-522-4700

Elder Abuse-Adult Protective Services – Rod Boyer 293-3757

Human Resource Development Council-Fuel Assistance, Weatherization 293-2712

Human Resource Development Council-Fuel Assistance, Weatherization 293-2712

Helpnet … Information & Crisis Referral, United Way 211 800-332-8425

Insurance Commissioner, State of Montana 800-332-6148

Medicare 800-633-4227

Montech assistive technology program 800-732-0323

Montana Board of Housing 836 Front St. Helena, MT 800-761-6264 or 841-2840

Montana Dept of Commerce, Reverse Annuity Mortgages (RAM) 800-761-6264

NARCS Anonymous 800-990-6262

Office of Public Assistance, PO Box 1570, Libby , MT 59923 293-3791

Social Security Administration 800-772-1213

Social Security-275 Corporate Dr. Suite D, Kalispell, MT 59901 888-487-0150

State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) 800-551-3191

Summitt Independent Living Center, Missoula Office 800-398-9002 or 728-1630

Summitt Independent Living Center, Flathead and Lincoln Counties 800-995-0029 or 257-0048

Veterans Affairs Montana Division, Kalispell 755-3795

Veterans Regional Office 1-800-827-1000

Veteran Service Office , Kalispell 758-2700

Veterans— Fort Harrison, Helena 877-468-8387 or 406-442-6410

Veteran’s DAV transportation 406-447-7760

Veterans Transportation Service VTS 406-447-6270

Veteran’s Primary Care Services, Libby Rural Health Clinic 293-8711

VFW Loan Closet-Hospital Equipment 293-7316

Victims Advocate, Lincoln County Offices 283-2415

TRANSPORTATION

Lincoln County Transportation Service 877-745-7433 or 293-8024

Serving Eureka, Tobacco Valley, Libby and Troy

Addus Healthcare, Libby, (medical appointments) 293-9651

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Preventing Medicare Fraud (SMP) 800-551-3191 or 883-7284

(Preventing waste, fraud and abuse in health care)

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

(Assists people over 60 with Medicare, Insurance and billing forms)