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Children's Community Homes


These homes serve only children who cannot remain in their natural, foster, or adoptive homes. Five homes in the state serve 33 children who have serious physical and medical disabilities; many have extremely challenging behaviors.


In addition to having a place to live, children residing in these homes receive assistance with activities of daily living and individualized skill acquisition training designed to assist the child to move towards greater independence and to become a participating member of the community.


To learn more about Children’s Community Homes or to apply for these services, please contact the developmental disabilities program office nearest you. You may also obtain additional information about the location of these services by contacting the service provider agencies listed below. Once eligibility for services has been established and a service opportunity becomes available, a developmental disabilities case manager will assist you in the process of entering services.


Service provider agencies:

Region I
Developmental Educational Assistance
Program (DEAP)
2200 Box Elder
Miles City, MT 59301
(406) 232-6034
(406) 232-7018 FAX

Region III
Support and Techniques for Empowering
People (STEP)
Evergreen Center Suite 210
1501 14th Street West
Billings, MT 59102
(406) 248-2055
(406) 248-1493 FAX

Page last updated 01/02/2007