GARFIELD COUNTY

SUPPORT AGENGIES

Updated 17 March 2008

 

AGENCY

ADDRESS

SERVICES

BIG DRY TRANSIT BUS

(406) 557-2581

 

Available to all residents of Garfield County.On a call response basis in the town of Jordan.Monday � Friday, except holidays and on a scheduled basis out of town.

COUNCIL ON AGING

(406) 557-2501

 

To provide transportation to persons 60 years of age and older, and handicapped persons.

EASTERN MONTANA COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH

(406) 557-2500

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Jordan, MT59337

 

Counseling services provided to individuals, groups, couples, and families, as well as day treatment program.Psychological testing and evaluation also available to clients. Direct teleconference link to Deaconess Hospital in Billings.

FOOD BANK

(406) 557-2322

Ministerial Association

Jordan, MT59337

Emergency food distribution � third Thursday of each month.

 

GARFIELD COUNTY ATTORNEY

(406) 557-2480

PO BOX 33

Jordan, MT59337

Can file child support action � no fee charged � if non-paying parent resides out of Garfield County.

 

GARFIELD COUNTY MEDICAL CLINIC

(406) 557-2500

Health Center Building������� ���������������

South Entrance � Lower Level���������������

Jordan, MT59337

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

 

GARFIELD COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT

(406) 557-2500

Garfield County Health Center

Leavitt Avenue

Jordan, MT59337

Provides medical services for any person that needs it, such as immunizations, communicable diseases, family planning, home visits, dental education, and birth control.

 

GARFIELD COUNTY PUBLIC WELFARE

Dept/ of Public Health and Human Services

(406) 557-2297

(406) 637-2133 (Terry Office)

Old Grade School

Jordan, MT59337

 

The Department of Public Welfare administers the Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF), Food Stamp, and Medicaid programs.The Department also administers Empty Stocking and Section 8 Housing applications are available.

 

GARFIELD COUNTY RURAL SCHOOLS

(406) 557-6115

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Old Grade School

PO BOX 28

Jordan, MT59337

Information about enrolling students in any of the rural/country schools.

 

GARFIELD COUNTY SENIOR CENTER

(406) 557-2501 or (406) 557-6116

 

Recreational and social activities for retired persons or senior citizens.

 

GARFIELD COUNTY SHERIFF�S OFFICE����������

(406) 557-2540

 

 

GARFIELD COUNTY JUSTICE OF THE PEACE

(406) 557-2733

Garfield Health Center

Jordan, MT59337

 

JORDAN PUBLIC SCHOOLS

High School:������ (406) 557-2259

Elementary:������� (406) 557-2716

PO BOX 409

Jordan, MT59337

 

LOW INCOME HOUSING UNITS

(406) 557-2395

Big Dry Apartments

Jordan, MT59337

Low income housing

MEALS ON WHEELS

(406) 557-2501

Council on Aging

Jordan, MT59337

Meals are delivered to persons having a need of services.Cost according to ability to pay.

MONTANA CONSERVATION CORPS

(406) 248-7913

2102 South Shiloh Road

Billings, MT59106

Teams are compiled of 5-6 individual and work on a variety of community and natural resource projects including:trail maintenance/construction, streambed restoration, fencing, historical building restoration, wildlife and fish habitat preservation, playground & park improvement, tree planting and more.Benefits include:Money for college and a living allowance.

WIC PROGRAM

1-800-322-3634, ext. 266

Francis Mahon Deaconess Hospital

621 3rd Street South

Glasgow, MT59230

Visits Jordan third Wednesday of each month.Supplemental Nutritional Program for pregnant women, infants, and small children.

 

WoRC PROGRAM

Guy Lund

(406) 874-6215

lundg@milescc.edu

2715 Dickinson

Miles City, MT 59301

Programs work with the current welfare program TANF, Temporary Assistance to Needy Families.Provides screening for post-secondary education needed for certain eligibility requirements related to TANF.Provides career counseling and training to assist individuals in becoming self-sufficient.Provide individuals with financial assistance while becoming self-sufficient, and assist individuals in employment.Concentrates on career assessment assistance, job seeking skills, assertiveness training/self confidence building, and a variety of other self-growth topics.

 

 

JORDAN CHURCHES

TELEPHONE NUMBER

St. John�s Catholic Church��������

 

Sand Springs Community Church �����������

(406) 429-7521

St. John�s Lutheran Church

(406) 557-2558

Community Presbyterian Church

(406) 557-2236

Van Norman Sunday School

(406) 557-6238

Community Bible School Church

(406) 557-2645

Jordan Assembly of God Church

(406) 557-6140

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

 

Church of Christ

(406) 557-2361

Blackfoot Sunday School

 

Seventh Day Adventist Church

(406) 557-2322

 

AGENCY

TOLL FREE NUMBER

Appliance Hotline

1-800-621-0477

Child Abuse Help Line

1-800-332-6100

Citizens Advocate Hotline

1-800-322-2272

Department of Labor (OSHA)

1-800-332-7087

Fair Housing & Equal Opportunity Hotline

1-800-424-8590

Food Stamp Hotline (Citizens Advocate)

1-800-332-2272

Health Aids Hotline

1-800-233-6668

IRS Federal Tax Information

1-800-829-1040

Medicare

1-800-332-6146

Montana Breast & Cervical Health Program

1-888-803-9343

Montana Legal Aids

1-800-999-4941

Montana Poison Control Systems

1-800-525-5042

Montana State Literacy Hotline

1-800-338-5087

National Center for Missing Children

1-800-843-5678

Poison Control Center

1-800-525-5042

Sexually Transmitted Disease Hotline

1-800-227-8922

Social Security Administration���

1-800-772-1213

 

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