Abuse & Neglect

Abuse & Neglect

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

  • Operating around the clock, seven days a week, confidential and free of cost, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse.  Callers to The Hotline can expect highly trained, experienced advocates to offer compassionate support, crisis intervention information and referral services in over 170 languages.  Visitors to this site can find information about domestic violence, safety planning, local resources and ways to support the organization.  
    (800) 799-7233

Montana DPHHS Child & Family Services Division

  • The division provides state and federally mandated protective services to children who are abused, neglected, or abandoned.  This includes receiving and investigating reports of child abuse and neglect, working to prevent domestic violence, helping families to stay together or reunite, and finding placements in foster or adoptive homes.  The division operates a toll-free child abuse hotline 24/7.  If you suspect a child is being mistreated, do not hesitate to call this number.

To report a possible case of child abuse or neglect, please call: (866) 820-5437 

    • Child  & Family Services
      1210 E. Main St.
      Cut Bank, MT 59427
      (406) 873-5534
    • Child & Family Services
    • 304 N Piegan St
      Browning, MT 59417
      (406) 338-5171

Adult Protective Services – Montana DPHHS

  • APS Specialists help to protect vulnerable adults from abuse, neglect, and exploitation.  The help end abuse by matching the needs of the person, with community partners in their area.  Parners like mental health, public health, law enforcement, the courts, the aging network, community groups and the public.  If you suspect harm is occurring right now, call 911.  Or, you can call (800) 551-3191.

APS Senior & Long Term Care

Hi-Line’s Help For Abused Spouses

  • Hi-Line’s Help for Abused Spouses is an organization committed to eliminating personal and societal violence by providing immediate crisis intervention and continued support for victims of domestic, sexual violence and child abuse.  We cooperate with existing agencies and organizations to provide services to families experiencing abuse.  HLHAS strives to educate the public about prevention and intervention. This organization has many educational tools on their website as well as safety plans, screening checklists, and much more.  It also provides a 24/7 crisis and support line.
  • (406) 278-3342 for information
  • (800) 219-7336 24-Hour Crisis and Support Line