110 Main St Ste 5 Polson, MT 59860  406-883-7284 or 1-800-266-4188

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

MINERAL COUNTY SENIOR CITIZEN CENTERS/NUTRITIONAL MEALS (including home del.)

Alberton Senior Center, 701 Railroad Ave. 59820 – Tues. & Thurs Noon lunch  722-3372

St. Regis Senior Center, 209 Lobo Loop 59866 – Thurs. Noon, 4th Monday 6:00 pm  649-2499

Superior Senior Center, 611 5th St. Superior, 59872 – Every Wed at 4:30 822-3334

INFORMATION & REFERRAL

Patti Curtin,Mineral County Information & AssistanceTechnician/SHIP (State Health Insurance Program) Counselor for Medicare & Medicaid. 369-5766

Area VI Agency on Aging, Polson 1-800-266-4188 or 883-7284  

LONG TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN

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

Regional Ombudsman, Shellye Lee, Polson  406-883-7284

Local Mineral County Ombudsman, Julie White  406-741-3647

TRANSPORTATION

Mineral County Pioneer Council, call for schedule 426-2614

DAV/Disabled American Veterans, Mary Jo Berry 822-4800

HEALTH SERVICES (Hospitals & Clinics)

Mineral Community Hospital – Ron Gleason, Administrator 822-4841 or 800-654-9173

Partnership Health Center 822-4278

HOME HEALTH/HOSPICE

Partners in Home Care/Home Health/Case Management/Hospice 888-729-8848 or 728-8848

HOMEMAKER & PERSONAL CARE SERVICES

Benefis Spectrum Medical, Inc, (Home & Community Based) 752-0580

Partners in Home Care, Case Management & Personal Care Attendants 888-729-8848 or728-8848

Full Life Agency – Medicaid, Insurance & Private Pay (Personal Care Assistance)293-9651

Home Care Services – Medicaid, Insurance & Private Pay (Personal Care Assistance) 543-1184

Superior Senior Center-Homemaker Services-call for information 822-3334

Alberton Senior Center-Home Chore Services- Patty Saylor Tues & Thurs 722-3372

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

SENIOR FOOD DISTRIBUTION (Food Pantries)

Alberton Community Pantry, Back Door to Frenchtown Fire Station, 2nd and 4th Wed.722-4410

Commodity Supplemental Food – Program mgr.-Donna Richter 970-371-2902 Or Patti Curtin 369-5766

Superior Food Bank – Mgr. Marlene Adair – Fri.10:00 to Noon and 1:00-3:00 pm 822-1950

LEGAL SERVICES

Montana Legal Services – Missoula 800-666-6899 or 543-8343

Senior Long Term Legal Services Developer, Katy Lovell, Helena 800-332-2272 or444-7787

ADULT DAY CARE/RESPITE CARE

Mountain View Village – Contact person – Denise Lommen 800-654-9173 or 822-3719

Mineral Community Hospital 800-654-9173 or 822-4841

CASE MANAGEMENT

Benefis Spectrum  Medical, Inc, (Medicaid Waiver)406-752-0580

NURSING HOME CARE

Mineral Community Hospital – Ron Gleason, Administrator 822-4841 or 800-654-9173

LICENSED PERSONAL CARE/ASSISTED LIVING & ADULT DAY CARE

Mountain View Village – 131– 6th Ave E, Superior, Robin McDermott 800-654-9173 or822-3719

PUBLIC HEALTH

Mineral County Health Dept. ,WIC, Public Health Nurse 822-3564

MENTAL HEALTH/SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Choices for Change Counseling-Nancy Smith MSW, LCSW, LAC,GAL 822-5422

Mineral County Chemical Dependency Program – Nancy Smith 822-5422

Mental Health Emergencies (after hours) 542-1411

Western Montana Addiction Services/Turning Point 532-9150

Western Montana Mental Health—Superior office 532-9150

SENIOR CITIZEN & COMMUNITY SUBSIDIZED HOUSING

Senior Housing Contact – Rose Morrow, Human Resource Development Council 822-4251

Edna Courts, Superior 822-4251

Riverside Apartments, Superior 822-4251

Eagle Apartments, Superior 822-4251

SOCIAL & HUMAN SERVICES

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

Adult Protective Service Agents For Seniors at Risk – 1 (844) 277-9300

Alcoholics Anonymous 649-2684

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

American Cancer Society 800-422-6237

Brain Injury Association of Montana 800-241-6442

Citizen’s Advocate in Helena (same as the Better Business Bureau) 800-332-2272

Compulsive Gamblers (National) Information & Referral 800-522-4700

Death/Dying Compassionate Friends (Last Monday of the month) – Charles Renner 406-777-7339

300 E Main, Missoula, MT – Michele Valentio 721-3764

Discount Clothing/Second Hand Store (April 1st to Dec 24th) Woman in Timber on

Iron Mountain Rd. – Mrs. Ireland 822-4294

(Tue. 10:00-2:00 p.m. Fri. 10:00-2:00 p.m. – Odd Fellows Building) JoAnn Merseal 822-3180

Elder Abuse – Contact Rena Ayres, Adult Protective Services 329-1308

Heart Association 800-242-8721

Human Resource Development Council-LIEAP-Fuel Assistance, Weatherization 822-4251

Lion’s Club (eye glasses, recycling) Gary Chambers, Box 670, Superior 822-4050

Medic Alert/Phillips Lifeline 800-451-0525

Medicare Information – Local number 1-800-266-4188 or 883-7284

Medicare Information – National number 800-633-4227

Mineral County Helpline/Domestic Violence 866-794-2100 or 822-4202

Office of Public Assistance 888-706-1535

Montana Board of Housing 800-761-6264

MT Dept. of Commerce, Reverse Annuity Mortgage 800-761-6264

Montana Fair Housing Authority 542-2611 or 800-929-2611

Montana Legal Services Association, Missoula 800-666-6899

Montech (Technology related assistive program for those with disabilities) 243-5751

Social Security – Missoula office 1-866-931-9029

Social Security – National Toll Free Line – 7 am to 7 pm 800-772-1213

State Insurance Commissioner for Montana residents 800-332-6148

Summit Independent Living Center (Advocates for people with disabilities) Missoula 728-1630

Veterans Administration – general information 800-827-1000 or 442-6410

Veterans Affairs, 2501 Reserve St., Missoula 542-2501