VILLAGE HEALTH CARE, Missoula, MT

The Village Health Care is a long term care nursing home in Missoula, MT. It is located next to Community Medical Center and the Village Senior Residence. They offer many services, including Sub Acute Therapy with Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapies, Wound Care, Respite, Overnight Stays following outpatient surgeries, Comfort Care for End of Life care and support, Pearls of Life Memory Care for alzheimers or dementia care with specially trained staff, the Dining Program, Staying in Touch program to encourage family involvement and communication, and Transportation Services. They also offer Volunteer and Career Opportunities. For details on each of these services, check their website, listed below.

BENTON INDEPENDENT LIVING, Missoula, MT

Opportunity Resources, Inc. in Missoula, Montana, offers residential housing and support for people 16 years and older with physical and/or developmental disabilities. ORI owns and manages an apartment complex in Missoula which houses 15 people, as well as 4 group homes, each housing 6-8 people. Benton Independent Living is one of these group homes (see www.assistedcarefacilities.net).

They offer case management, personal care assistance from 4 hours/week up to 24 hours/day, depending upon the needs of each resident. The Care Plan focus is on community participation and presence, expanding life skills to promote independent living, as well as behavior assessments and programs for those with behavior challenges. 24/7 on-call help is available for assistance and emergencies.