In an Emergency, Dial 911

Non-Emergency Sheriff Needs

Sheriff: (406) 665-9780

City of Hardin Police Department: (406) 665-7900

Bureau of Indian Affairs: (406) 638-2672

Montana Crisis and Emergency Resources

Montana Crisis Text Line – Available 24 hours per day, every day.

The Montana Crisis Text Line is part of the National Crisis Text Line providing free, 24/7 support via text message.  It is available for any crisis:  anxiety, depression, suicide, school stressors.

Text:  MT to 741741

Montana Human Trafficking Hotline – 24/7 confidential.

The Montana Human Trafficking Hotline works closely with service providers, law enforcement, and other professionals in Montana to serve victims and survivors of human trafficking, respond to human trafficking cases, and share information and resources.

Phone: (888) 373-7888

Text: 233733

Online: https://htcourts.org/montana/

Montana Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Lifeline – Available 24 hours per day, every day.

Montana provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across Montana.  Healthcare professionals are also encouraged to use this number if they have a patient needing assistance.

Text: 988

Online: https://988lifeline.org/   

Montana Thrive – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Skills

Thrive by Waypoint Health is a free and confidential online program for people who want to take charge of their emotional well-being to lead to a happier and a more satisfying life.  It teaches skills from cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) a method that has helped many people deal with stress, depression, and anxiety.

Online:  https://thriveformontana.com/

Montana 211 – Available 24 hours per day, every day.

Montana 2-1-1 is a mobile friendly website that connects people to resources in their community for non-emergency needs. 

Phone: (406) 268-1337

Online:  https://montana211.org/contact.php

Montana Warm Line – Available Monday-Thursday 1pm-9pm, Friday- Saturday 1pm-7pm.

For Montanans who live far away from services, there are few options for receiving support for mental illness without traveling long distances.  The Warm Line utilizes the telephone and internet to provide home-based support services for people with mental illness by trained individuals with lived experience.

Phone: 1-877-688-3377

Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services – Available Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Helps with applying for health coverage assistance (Medicaid, Healthy Montana Kids, health insurance assistance and tax credits through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF).

Phone:  1-800-362-8312

Online:  https://dphhs.mt.gov/montanahealthcareprograms/memberservices

Assistance for Parents

Parenting Montana

Provides tools and information for children at every age to address a variety of challenges.

Online: https://parentingmontana.org/

Montana Obstetrics Maternal Support

Provides information on pregnancy planning, pregnancy health, and postpartum care.

Phone: (406) 444-7034

Online: https://moms.mtmoms.org/

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies – Montana Coalition

Helps improve the health, safety, and well-being of Montana families by supporting mothers and babies, age zero to three.

Phone: (406) 449-8611

Online: https://hmhb-mt.org/ 

Montana Breastfeeding Coalition

Supporting, Promoting, Protecting Breastfeeding for a Healthier Montana.

Online: https://www.mtbreastfeedingcoalition.com/

Postpartum Support International

To promote awareness, prevention and treatment of mental health issues related to childbearing in every country worldwide.

Phone: 1-800-944-4773

Online: https://www.postpartum.net/


Provides important information about safe sleep tips, car seat safety, nutrition for your baby and much more.

Text4Baby app is available for iPhone and Android.

Online: https://www.text4baby.org/

Disability Services

Montana Parent Training & Information Center

Provides online resources and individualized assistance to help parents and professionals support and enrich the lives of children with disabilities.

Phone: 1-877-870-1190

Email: mpti@montanapti.org

Online: https://www.familyoutreach.org/2019/10/07/montana-pti/

Montana Youth in Transition

To improve transition services and increase the number of youths with disabilities who achieve their desired post-school outcomes.

Phone: (406) 442-2576

Email: montanayouthtransitions@gmail.com

Online: https://montanayouthtransitions.org/


MonTECH provides technology, support, and services that improve the quality of life for Montanans with disabilities.

Phone: (406) 657-2089

Online: https://montech.ruralinstitute.umt.edu/

LIFTT (Living Independently for Today and Tomorrow)

Provides free services to empower people with disabilities to live independently in their community.

1201 Grand Avenue, Suite #1, Billings, MT 59102

Phone: (406) 259-5181

Online: https://liftt.org/

Social Security Administration

Social Security Disability Insurance programs provide assistance to people who meet their requirements for disability.

2900 4th Ave N, Billings, MT 59101

Phone: (866) 895-1795

Job Assistance/Employment

Montana Works

Can assist you in career exploration, job searches, a new career, and training.

Phone: (406) 444-2840

Online: https://montanaworks.gov/

Rural Employment Opportunities (REO)

Through REO, Montana’s agricultural workers have access to educational programs to complete their high school credentials, children’s educational programs, job training and college certificates or degrees.

2120 Grand Avenue – Suite 2 Billings, MT 59102

Phone: (406) 442-7855

Online: https://reomontana.org/

Plenty Doors Community Development Corporation

Crow Agency

Phone: (406) 638-2074

Online: https://www.plentydoorscdc.org/

Legal Help

Montana Justice Foundation

Supporting access to justice for all Montanans.

Phone: (406) 523-3920

Email: mjf@mtjustice.org

Online: https://www.mtjustice.org/

Montana Legal Services Association

Provides low-income Montana residents access to the justice system.

Phone: (406) 248-7113

Online: https://www.mtlsa.org/

Yellowstone County Self-Help Law Center

Provides free legal assistance with civil legal issues.

216 29th St, Billings, MT 59101

Phone: (406) 869-3531

District Court Big Horn County

121 West 3rd St, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-9750

Online: https://bighorncountymt.gov/165/District-Court

Victim Assistance Program

121 W 3rd St, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone 406-665-9727

Utility Assistance Programs

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Pays part of winter energy bills and may be able to assist with furnace emergencies for eligible people.

Phone: (406) 444-5622

Online: https://dphhs.mt.gov/hcsd/energyassistance/ 

Low Income Home Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP)

Helps pay a portion of eligible household’s water bill; helps avoid shutoffs; and helps support household water system reconnections related to non-payment.

Phone: (406) 444-5622

Online: https://dphhs.mt.gov/hcsd/energyassistance/

Weather Assistance Program

Helps participants improve the heating efficiency of their homes and reduce their energy consumption.

Phone: (406) 444-5622

Online: https://dphhs.mt.gov/hcsd/energyassistance/

Energy Share of Montana

Helps Montanans faced with energy emergencies meet their needs.

Phone: (406) 442-4900

Online: https://www.energysharemt.com/

Low Income/Homeless Resources

Helping Hands Food Bank

825 West Third Street, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665 2997

Online: https://helpinghandsfoodbank.com/

Tumbleweed Program

Provides safety and hope to our community’s homeless youth, creating lasting life changes.

505 N 24th St, Billings, MT 59101

Phone: (406) 259-2558

Online: https://www.tumbleweedprogram.org/

The Salvation Army

Assistance for children and families, often tending to the basic needs of life, and providing shelter for homeless people.

2100 6th Ave N, Billings, MT 59101

Phone: (406) 245-4659

Online: https://billings.salvationarmy.org/billings_corps

Shelter Directory – Montana

Online:  https://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/state/montana

Montana State University Extension

200 N Mitchell, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: 406-665-9770

Hardin Community Activity Center

Showers available for a small fee

Phone: 406-665-9425

The Center Pole

Phone: 406-638-2821

Online: https://www/thecenterpole.org/

Domestic and Sexual Assault Support

YWCA – Billings

Helping people gain solid footing and break out of cycles of violence and poverty.

Phone: (406) 252-6303 – Billings

Phone: (406) 679-5145 – Big Horn County

Online: https://www.ywcabillings.org/

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Hotline provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence.

Phone: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

Text: “START” to 88788

Online: https://www.thehotline.org/

Sexual Assault Hotline

Phone: 1-800-656-4673

Mental Health Prevention

One Health Bighorn

Behavioral Health Available.

1223 N Center Ave, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-4103

Hardin Mental Health Center

809 N Custer Ave, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-8730

Crow/Northern Cheyenne Hospital

Behavioral Health Available.

1010 7650 E, Crow Agency, MT 59022

Phone: (406) 638-3500

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Montana

Phone: (406) 443-7871

Online: https://www.namimt.org/

State of Montana Suicide Prevention

Phone: (406) 444-3349

Online: https://dphhs.mt.gov/suicideprevention/suicideresources

Substance Abuse, Dependency Services, Prevention Services and Support Groups

H.O.P.E. Center (Healing, Opportunity, Prevention, and Education Center)

809 N Custer, Hardin MT 59034

Phone: 406-351-9270

Apsalooke Healing

Phone: 406-638-1447

Online: http://www.crow-nsn.gov/apsaalooke-healing.html


Find a treatment facility near you.

Phone: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Online: https://findtreatment.gov/

MT Tobacco Quit Line

Phone: 1-866-485-7848

Online: https://montana.quitlogix.org/en-US/

Montana American Indian Commercial Tobacco Quit Line

Phone: 1-855-524-7848

Online: https://mt-americanindian.quitlogix.org/index

My Life, My Quit

My Life, My Quit is a free and confidential way to quit smoking and vaping – help just for teens.

Phone: 1-855-891-9989 or text “START” to 36072

Online: https://mt.mylifemyquit.org/index

MT Alcoholics Anonymous

Phone: 1-888-607-2000

Online: www.aa.org

MT Region Narcotics Anonymous

Phone: 1-800-990-6262

Online: www.namontana.org

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Helpline

Phone: 1-800-662-4357

Online: https://www.samhsa.gov/

Veteran Services

Homeless Veteran’s Coordinator

Ben Steele VA Clinic, 1766 Majestic Lane, Billings, MT 59102

Phone: (406) 373-3500

National Military Family Association

Here to support and enhance the quality of life for every military family through advocacy, programs, and responsive solutions.

Phone: (703) 931-6632

Online: https://www.militaryfamily.org/

Montana Veterans Crisis Line – 24/7, confidential crisis support for Veterans and their loved ones.  You don’t have to be enrolled in VA benefits to connect.

Phone: Dial 998 then Press 1

Text: 838255

Online: https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/

Child Care Assistance

HRDC District 7

501 North Center Avenue, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone (406) 665-3500

Online: https://hrdc7.org/

Apply online for Best Beginnings Child Care Scholarship Program: https://dphhs.mt.gov/ecfsd/childcare/DocumentsAndResources


Aspaalooke Nation Housing Authority

245 Weaver Dr, Crow Agency, MT 59022

 Phone: (406) 623-7145


Big Horn Hospital Association

17 N Miles Hardin MT 59034


They offer in town rides for appointments & prescriptions on Tuesday Mornings and Thursday Afternoons. 

Crow Tribe Transportation Department

183 Forestry Lane, Crow Agency, MT 59022

Phone: (406) 679-3326


Big Horn County Public Health

809 North Custer Ave, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-8720

One Health Bighorn

1223 N Center Ave, Hardin, MT 59034

16 N Miles Ave #101

Phone: (406) 665-4103

Big Horn Hospital Association

17 N Miles Ave, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-2310

Crow/Northern Cheyenne Hospital

1010 7650 E, Crow Agency, MT 59022

Phone: (406) 638-3500

Lodge Grass Health Clinic

John Nomee Cir, Lodge Grass, MT 59050

Phone: (406) 639-2317

Pryor Health Station

2 Pryor Gap Rd, Pryor, MT 59066

(406) 259-4690

Crow Tribal Health Department

1010 7650 E, Crow Agency, MT 59022

Phone: (406) 638-3620

Messengers for Health (Womens Health)

8645 S Weaver Dr, Crow Agency, MT 59022

Phone: (406) 665-5492

Dental Care

Hardin Family Dental

837 N Center St, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-3300

Online: https://www.hardinfamilydental.com/

Crow/Northern Cheyenne Hospital

1010 7650 E, Crow Agency, MT 59022

Phone: (406) 638-3500

Lodge Grass Health Clinic

John Nomee Cir, Lodge Grass, MT 59050

Phone: (406) 639-2317

Pryor Health Station

Pryor Gap Rd, Pryor, MT 59066

Phone: (406) 259-8238


Little Big Horn Community College

8645 Weaver Drive, Crow Agency, MT 59022

Phone: (406) 638-3104

Kindergarten Readiness Center

125 North Cody, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-9390

Hardin Primary School

314 West 3rd St, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-9340

Hardin Intermediate School

631 West 5th St, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-6440

Hardin Middle School

611 West 5th St, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-6302

Hardin High School

721 North Miles Ave, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-6301

Hardin School District: Parent Center

636 5th St W, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-9440

Crow Agency Public School

101 Third St W, Crow Agency, MT 59022

Phone: (406) 638-4136

Fort Smith Elementary School

502 Avenue C, Yellowtail, MT 59035

Phone: (406) 666-2350

Lodge Grass Elementary and Lodge Grass High School

124 N George St, Lodge Grass, MT 59050

Phone: (406) 639-2710

Pryor Elementary and Plenty Coups High School

1 High School Ln, Pryor, MT 59066

Phone: (406) 259-7329

Wyola Elementary

1 Mondell Avenue, Wyola, MT 59089

Phone: (406) 343-2722

Spring Creek Elementary

Lakeshore Drive, Decker, MT 59025

Phone: (406) 757-2515

Pretty Eagle Catholic Academy

212 Mission Loop, St Xavier, MT 59075

(406) 666-2215

St. Charles Mission School

29 Pryor Gap Rd, Pryor, MT 59066

(406) 259-9976

St. Labre Indian School

112 St. Labre Campus Drive, Ashland, MT 59003


Northern Cheyenne Tribal School

1 Campus Drive, Busby, MT 59016

Phone: 406-592-3646

Child Safety/Services

Child & Family Services

409 North Center, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-4161

Child Support Services Division

1500 Poly Dr Suite 200, Billings, MT 59102

Phone: (406) 655-5500

Online: https://dphhs.mt.gov/cssd/

National Poison Control

Phone: 1-800-222-1222

Online: https://www.poison.org/

Car Seat Safety

Online: https://www.mdt.mt.gov/visionzero/people/cps-events.aspx

Recalls and Product Safety

United Sates Consumer Product Safety Commission

Online: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

809 North Custer Avenue, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-8727

Phone: (406) 665-8726

Early Childhood Intervention (ECI)

2016 Grand Ave, Billings, MT 59102

Phone: (406) 281-5885

BHC Breastfeeding Network

Phone: (406) 679-1275

Animal Service

Animal Care Center

44493 Old Hwy 87, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 665-3456

Help Every Pet of Hardin

PO Box 171, Hardin, MT 59034

Phone: (406) 679-0359

Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter

1735 Monad Road, Billings, MT 59101

Phone: (406) 294-7387

HD Veterinary Services

Hunter Dauck, DVM. Provides large animal services and on-farm small animal vaccines.

Phone: 870-378-5459

Churches and Chaplains

United Methodist Church

Location: Hardin, MT

Phone: (406) 665-2241

Christ Evangelical and Reformed Church

Location: Hardin, MT

Phone: (406) 665-1047

Faith Independent Baptist Church

Location: Hardin, MT

Phone: (406) 665-3180

First Alliance Church

Location: Hardin, MT

Phone: (406) 665-1882

First American Lutheran Church

Location: Hardin, MT

Phone: (406) 665-2516

New Life Church

Location: Hardin, MT

Phone: (406) 665-7295

Crow Community Baptist Church

Location: Crow Agency, MT

Phone: (406) 638-2959

Saint Dennis Catholic Church

Location: Crow Agency, MT

Phone: (406) 620-7500

Our Lady of Loretto Church

Location: Lodge Grass, MT

Phone: (406) 620-7500

Saint Francis Xavier Mission Church

Location: St. Xavier, MT

Phone: (406) 620-7500

Spirit of Life Lighthouse for the Nations Foursquare Church

8934 S Bala St Crow Agency, MT 59022

Phone: (406)-638-2109

Additional Helpful Links

Advocate Good Samaritan Hospitalhttp://www.advocatehealth.com/gsam
American Academy of Pediatricshttp://www.aap.org
American Cancer Societyhttp://www.cancer.org/
American Dental Associationhttp://www.ada.org/
American Diabetes Associationhttp://www.diabetes.org
American Dietetic Association (Nutrition)http://www.eatright.org/
American Heart Associationhttp://www.americanheart.org/
American Institute for Cancer Researchhttp://www.aicr.org
American Lung Associationhttp://www.lungusa.org/
American Medical Associationhttp://www.ama-assn.org/
American Psychological Associationhttp://www.apa.org/
American Psychiatric Associationhttp://www.psych.org/
American Public Health Associationhttp://www.apha.org
American Social Health Association (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)http://www.ashastd.org/
Centers for Disease Control and Preventionhttp://www.cdc.gov
Children’s Safety Networkhttp://www.edc.org/HHD/csn/othersites.html
Comprehensive State Data on Accident Informationhttp://www.cdc.gov
Dr. C. Everett Koop’s Web Sitehttp://drkoop.com
Environmental Protection Agencyhttp://www.epa.gov
Department of Homeland Securityhttps://www.dhs.gov/
Fatality Analysis Reporting Systemhttp://www-fars.nhtsa.dot.gov/
Food and Drug Administrationhttp://www.fda.gov/
Food Safetyhttp://www.foodsafety.gov
Health Education Libraryhttp://www.healthlibrary.com/
Health Oasis (Mayo Clinic)https://www.mayoclinic.org/
Healthy People 2030http://www.health.gov/healthypeople/
Institute of Medicine / National Academy of Medicinehttps://nam.edu/
March of Dimeshttp://www.modimes.org
Medline and Medical Newshttp://www.reutershealth.com
Men’s Health Networkhttp://www.menshealthnetwork.org/
Montana Department of Health and Human Serviceshttps://dphhs.mt.gov/
Montana Department of Environmental Qualityhttps://deq.mt.gov/
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reportshttps://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/index.html
National Academies of Sciencehttp://www.nas.edu/
National Alliance for the Mentally Illhttp://www.nami.org/
National Association of County and City Health Officialshttp://www.naccho.org/
National Association of Social Workershttp://www.naswdc.org/
National Cancer Information Servicehttps://www.cancer.gov/
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine?http://www.nccam.nih.gov/
National Center for Health Statisticshttp://www.cdc.gov/nchswww/
National Eye Institutehttp://www.nei.nih.gov
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciencehttp://www.niehs.nih.gov/
National Institute on Aging?http://www.nia.nih.gov
National Institutes of Healthhttp://www.nih.gov/
National Institute of Occupational Safety and Healthhttps://www.cdc.gov/niosh/index.htm
National Mental Health Associationhttp://www.nmha.org/
National Osteoporosis Foundationhttp://www.nof.org/
Occupational Safety and Health Administrationhttp://www.osha.gov/
Office of Minority Healthhttps://www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov/
Start Your Recovery (Find local substance abuse support and treatment)https://startyourrecovery.org/treatment/rehab-centers/montana
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundationhttp://www.breastcancerinfo.com/
United States Department of Health and Human Serviceshttps://www.hhs.gov/
Us Too!https://www.pcf.org/ustoo/
US Census Bureauhttp://www.census.gov/
US Department of Health and Human Services- Office of Women’s Healthhttps://www.womenshealth.gov/