Diapers, Formula & Child Seats

Catholic Social Services  442-4130
Good Samaritan  442-0780
Helena Alliance Church – diapers every 2nd Thursday, 10-2   442-1301
The Salvation Army  1905 Henderson St  442-8244
Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies  449-8611
Montana Child & Family Ombudsman (guidance & contacts)  444-1271
VOANR – last resort diapers, formula, etc.  996-1212

Jobs & Career Assistance

V.A. Veteran Recovery Program  447-7340
VA Vocational Rehabilitation  495-2012
VOANR (HVRP) – helps find employment  996-1139

MT Job Service, 715 Front  447-3200
Career Training Institute – 347 N Last Chance Gulch  443-0800
Good Samaritan Industries – 3067 N Montana Ave 442-0780
Employer Support of National Guard & Reserve (ESGR) 791-0895
A2Z Staffing – 1824 N Last Chance Gulch 443-7664
Westaff (job placement), 210 E. Lyndale  443-7169
Veterans Upward Bound – training and support services  657-2075

MT National Guard Employer Support Program  324-3128
MT Career Info System – career resources K-adult  444-3239
Citizen Soldier For Life – career resources K-adult  324-3346

Education Services for Low Income Families

VOANR – Homeless Vet Reintegration Program  422-7763
RMDC Head Start  457-7308
RMDC First Time Homebuyer Education  447-1680
Helena Public Schools Homeless Liaison  324-1196 or 324-2028
East Helena Public Schools Homeless Liaison  227-7700
Angel Fund – child clothing and school supplies  368-2406

Senior Services

RMDC Area IV Agency on Aging  457-7376
Helena Community Connections (Bridges), 2330 E Broadway  431-7085

Youth Services

Career Training Institute – youth programs 443-0800
Helena Youth Crisis Diversion – 24-hour crisis line  461-2382
Youth Dynamics –  24-hour crisis line  (800) 406-7170
Youth Homes, Inc. – crisis housing, 12-17 year olds  449-3038

Substance Abuse

V.A. Substance Use Disorders Program   447-6125
Alcoholics Anonymous   (888) 607-2000
Narcotics Anonymous   (800) 990-6262
Boyd Andrew Community Service  443-2343
Good Samaritan – $ for Boyd Andrew  442-0780
Leo Pocha Clinic (Native American) – 501 Euclid Ave 449-5796

Transportation

DAV Veterans Shuttle – to/from Ft Harrison  447-7760
Good Samaritan – auto repairs, gas $ for medical appts   442-0780
Helena Area Transit Service (HATS) buses  447-8080
Helena Transportation Courier & Delivery  449-5525

Native American Services

Helena Indian Alliance – 501 Euclid Ave  449-5796
Native American-Indian Education Helena School District  324-2022

Legal Assistance

V.A. Justice Outreach  447-6021
Montana Legal Services Association (MLSA)  442-9830
1st Judicial District Advice Clinics (through MLSA)  442-9830

Financial Counseling

Rural Dynamics (RDI) Credit Counseling, 1225 Birch St  454-5721
Military OneSource (Helena office)  (800) 342-9647

Board of Veterans Appeals Claims/Appeals

Montana Attorneys for Montana Veterans (MAMV)  794-7824
Disabled American Veterans  495-2089
Montana Department of Veterans Affairs – Ft Harrison 495-2081

Service Organizations

The American Legion – 3095 Villard Ave  794-7824
VFW 10010 – 113 Main St, East Helena  227-8163
Military Order of the Purple Heart – Missoula  (703) 785-8697
American Red Cross  750-8552

Emergency Shelter, Housing & Support Services

God’s Love Shelter, 533 N Main St. (Meals at 6 am, 11:30am & 4:30pm)  442-7000
Willis Cruse House (MT Vets Found.) transitional men housing  449-7666
V.A. Housing Assistance (Ft Harrison)  447-6144 or (877) 424-3838
YWCA – Women & their Children  442-8774
American Red Cross   (Service to Armed Forces Program)  (877) 272-7337
Friendship Center – (domestic violence & sex. assault) 24-Hr  442-6800
Family Promise – transitional housing for families  465-9467
Florence Crittenton Home – young mothers & their children  442-6950
Habitat for Humanity (low income owned-home critical repairs)  449-4663

Other Homelessness Prevention & Assistance Services

The Salvation Army – 1905 Henderson St   442-8244
Rocky Mtn. Dev. Council RMDC – low-cost family/senior housing  447-1680
Helena Housing Authority – section 8 & public housing  442-7970
Good Samaritan (rental assistance in evictions)  442-0780
Red Cross (homeless Vet’s home in Great Falls)  750-8552
VOANR (“last resort” security deposit, back rent)  996-1212
Homes for Heroes (25% commission rebate) 849 Great Northern Blvd  449-8831

Energy Assistance

RMDC– LIEAP / Energy Share  447-1625
Good Samaritan (utilities, propane), 3067 N Montana Ave  442-0780
VOANR (“last resort” utility deposit or past-due)  996-1212

Food

Helena Food Share (Pantry), 1616 Lewis St  443-3663
Public Assistance – SNAP/Food Stamps, 111 N Sanders, Rm 109  444-1700
The Salvation Army (pantry), 1905 Henderson St  442-8244
Good Samaritan (emergency food), 3067 N Montana Ave  442-0780
RMDC – Senior Nutrition (Dinner Club / Meals on Wheels)  447-1680

Medical Care & Support Services

VA Medical Center, Fort Harrison  442-6410 or (800) 827-1000
Health Care for the Homeless  449-5682
Lewis & Clark County Public Health, 1930 9th Ave  457-8900
St Peter’s Hospital    442-2480
PureView Health Center  457-0000 (medical) or 457-8928 (dental)
Leo Pocha Clinic, 501 Euclid Ave  449-5796
Good Samaritan ($ for prescriptions or glasses)  442-0780
Intermountain (youth services) 3240 Dredge Dr.   442-7920

Womens’ Medical Care & Support Services

Military Sexual Trauma Courage Group (at V.A., women only)  447-6000
Options Women’s Clinic (pregnancy services), 1005 Partridge Pl.   422-1011
Catholic Social Services (pregnancy, single parents, adoption assist)  442-4130
Planned Parenthood, 1500 Cannon St.  443-7676

Mental Health Support Services

V.A. Medical Center, Ft Harrison   442-6410 or (800) 827-1000
Helena Vet Center, 1301 Elm Street, Suite C  457-8060
Journey Home (24-hr crisis response)   603-4010
Military OneSource   (800) 342-9647
Breathe, Let’s Start a Conversation  437-4233
AWARE, Inc.  442-3614
NAMI Helena-Mental Health Education  458-9738
V.A. Suicide Prevention Hotline  (800) 273-8255 [press 1]
National Suicide Prevention Hotline  (800) 784-2433
Leo Pocha Clinic, 501 Euclid Ave  449-5796
Our Place (Drop-In Center)  442-1374
Center for Mental Health   443-7151

Thrift Store and/or Ministries

Good Samaritan Ministries & Thrift Store, 3067 N Montana Ave  442-0780
Good Will Thrift Store, 1100 Roadrunner Dr.  457-1325
National Guard Thrift Store (Ft Harrison)  324-3375
Headwaters Current (free household items), 1030 Choteau  324-7273

Toiletries

God’s Love, 533 N Main St  442-7000
Placer Pantry @ Good Samaritan, 3067 N Montana Ave  442-0780

Congressional Veteran Contacts

Sen Tester’s office – Bruce Knutson  449-5401
Sen Daines’ office – Denny Lenoir  443-3189
Rep Gianforte’s office –  Mike Waters (Billings)  969-1736