AWARE Inc. helps people live independent lives, birth through adulthood. Founded in 1976 as a nonprofit corporation, AWARE delivers services for children and families as well as people with challenging mental health, emotional, and in some instances, physical disabilities in 37 communities across Montana.
Center for Parent Information and Resources
The Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR) serves as a central resource of information and products to the community of Parent Training Information (PTI) Centers and the Community Parent Resource Centers (CPRCs), so that they can focus their efforts on serving families of children with disabilities.
Children’s Special Health Services
Children’s Special Health Services works to help children and families in Montana receive the healthcare and supportive services they need to live happy, healthy lives in their communities. We do this through programs that help educate families and providers, connect families to needed resources, and provide care for children and youth (0-21 years of age) throughout the state.
Easter Seals Disability Services
Easter Seals Disability Services offers help, hope, support and answers to more than a million children and adults living with autism and other disabilities or special needs and their families each year. Services and support are provided through a network of more than 550 sites in the U.S.. Each center provides exceptional services that are individualized, innovative, family-focused and tailored to meet specific needs of the particular community served.
The site provides quick links to: Ask a Pediatrician, Immunization Schedule, Symptom Checker, and Healthy Children e-magazine. In addition, the site hosts an archive of parent webinars designed to help you wherever you are on your parenting journey by offering research-supported child health and safety information and immediately useable tips and suggestions.
The Site connects you with the community resources, services, and assistance you need. Resource categories include food, housing, employment, crisis, mental health, child care and education, medical health, transportation and criminal justice.
Medical Home Portal
Assisting and support professionals and families in working together (the Medical Home model) to care and advocate for all children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) by providing reliable, comprehensive, and useful information about their conditions, their care, and valuable local and national services and resources.
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
Comprehensive resource page listing services for Montana children and families including assistance programs, child welfare, child support services, children’s health, early childhood, and many other services.
Postpartum Resource Group
Providing support, advocacy, and resources for mothers experiencing postpartum mood disorders.
Special Needs Resource Project
Information and Special Needs Resources for Parents of Children with Special Needs or Disabilities: Special Needs Resource Project (SNRP) provides a basic guide for parents of children with chronic health issues, disabilities and special needs. This site is designed to help you get a jump-start in your search for helpful information and resources.
Helping soon to be mothers and young mothers.