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Hill County Resources


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Healthy Start Programs

County Office of Public Assistance

CONTACT:

302 4th Avenue, Courthouse Annex, Havre, Montana 59501 Telephone: (406) 265-4348

The Office of Public Assistance administers Medicaid and other financial programs for income-eligible children and families



Follow Me/MIAMI (Montana Initiative for the Abatement of Mortality Infants) Projects

CONTACT:

315 4th Street, Havre, Montana 59501 Telephone: (406) 265-5481

Provides follow-up services to high risk pregnant women and families with newborn children. The goal of the MIAMI project is to improve pregnancy outcomes in County. The project provides education on healthy lifestyles during pregnancy, financial assistance to eligible women, assistance with obtaining prenatal and other appropriate community resources.



Hill County Head Start, Inc.

CONTACT:

1360 Lincoln, Havre, Montana 59501 Telephone: (406) 265-6794

Federally funded, private, non-profit child development program which also offers social, nutritional, health, and transportation services. This program is free of charge to families who are income eligible according to the Federal poverty index.



Hill County Health Department

CONTACT:

315 4th Street, Havre, Montana 59501 Telephone: (406) 265-5481

Contact for more information on immunizations for children.



Women Infants & Children (WIC)

CONTACT:

300 4th Basement, Havre, Montana 59501 Telephone: (406) 265-5481

Nutrition education and supplemental nutrition packages to breast feeding and pregnant women, as well as families with children up to age 5.



Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect Programs

Partnership Project to Strengthen Families

CONTACT:

Human Resource Development Councel 111 West 11st Street, Havre, Montana 59501 Telephone: (406) 265-6743

A home visitor program focusing on developing family strengths and breaking the cycle of abuse and neglect. Emphasis is placed on building parenting and related skills that provide alternative responses to family stress and life challenges.



Prevention of Drug Abuse and Alcohol Abuse Programs

Safe & Drug Free Schools and Communities

CONTACT:

Telephone: (406) 444-5663

This is a federally funded program through which every school in Montana can apply. Once an application is approved, a base allocation will be provided in order to begin drug prevention programs, etc. in the school and community. After a school has been approved they have the option to apply for a "Greatest Need" grant, which provides extra money to 12- 14 schools. The Greatest Need grant is a competitive grant and is awarded on the basis of greatest need. Contact their office for more information on obtaining an application.



Prevention of Teen Pregnancy Programs

Hill County Family Planning

CONTACT:

Room 112, College Park Plaza, P.O. Box 166, Havre, Montana 59501 Telephone: (406) 265-6743

Provides confidential reproductive health care services on a sliding-fee scale.



Volunteer Service and Recruitment Programs

RSVP - Retired Senior Volunteer Program

CONTACT:

2 West Second St., Havre, Montana 59501 Telephone: (406) 265-5464

Coordinates volunteers who contribute service hours in the community. Anyone 55 years or older is eligible to join.



Page last updated: 12/27/2010