Local Support Groups, Disability/Diag

Description: Mutual support groups whose members are people who have specific disabilities, illnesses or other health conditions, their families and friends. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; and provide an opportunity for participants to share information, resources, practical tips for daily living and encouragement about issues related to the disability or health problem. (AIRS PN-8100.3000)

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Hamilton, MT

1200 Westwood Dr, Hamilton, MT 59840 (406) 375-4570
Hamilton, MT 59840
Phone: 406-375-4570
Organization Name: Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital
Address: 1200 Westwood Dr, Hamilton, MT 59840 (406) 375-4570
Hamilton, MT 59840
Phone: 406-375-4570
Languages Spoken: Sign Language
Services Provided: Marcus Daly Rehabilitation Services offers a six week Baby Sign Language Class in the
spring and fall for children 6 months to 3 years of age and their parents and siblings.
Original Source: Montana Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 8/16/2018

Stevensville, MT

PO Box 836
Stevensville, MT 59870
Organization Name: Montana Hands & Voices
Address: PO Box 836
Stevensville, MT 59870
Email: mthandsandvoices@yahoo.com
Services Provided: National organization dedicated to supporting families with children who are deaf/hard of hearing. Many resources on their website.
Original Source: Montana Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 8/23/2018

missoula, MT

Organization Name: Community Medical Center
Address: 2827 Fort Missoula Road
missoula, MT 59804
Phone: 406-728-4100
Fax: 406-327-4580
Eligibility: Disabled persons (stroke, head injury, amputation, etc.). Must be referred to the program by attending physician. Services available to residents in Missoula and surrounding areas. Will accept referrals statewide.
Services Provided: Evaluate disabled persons ability to safely drive a car. Evaluates disabled driver for ability to see, react, make good decisions, and handle city, county, and highway driving. Recommends specific driver training &/or special equipment to assist. Must already have a current drivers license or current learner's permit. Additional Info: Provides I&R regarding types of special equipment, where to purchase and persons who install equipment. Will train on used of specialized equipment. *Fees may be paid in whole or part by a private insurance company, Workers Compensation, and Vocational Rehabilitation. Medicaid and Medicare will not cover fees. Must be referred by attending physician.
Original Source: Montana Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 8/28/2018