Montana

Demographic Data

Total state population
1,068,778
Total number of people with disabilities
13.5%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
5.2%
Vision difficulty
2.3%
Cognitive difficulty
5.3%
Ambulatory difficulty
6.8%
Self-care difficulty
2.4%
Independent living difficulty
5.5%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
88.0%
Black or African American
0.7%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
6.3%
Asian
0.8%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
0.0%
Hispanic or Latino
3.8%
Other Race
0.7%
Two or more Races
3.4%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
49.0%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
7.4%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
26.2%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

CILs
Montana Independent Living Project, Inc.
825 Great Northern Boulevard, Suite 105
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: 406-422-5755
ED:Robert Maffit
Summit Independent Living Center
700 Southwest Higgins Avenue, Suite 101
Missoula, MT 59803
Phone: 406-728-1630
ED:Michael Mayer
North Central Independent Living Services, Inc.
1120 25th Avenue, Northeast
Black Eagle, MT 69414
Phone: 406-452-9834
ED:Tom Osborn
Living Independently for Today and Tomorrow
1201 Grand Avenue, Suite One
Billings, MT 59102
Phone: 406-259-5171
ED:Carlos Ramalho
State DD Council
Phone: (406) 443-4332
ED:Deborah Swingley
UCEDDs
The Rural Institute for Inclusive Communities
University of Montana
Corbin Hall
Missoula, MT 59812-7056
Main Phone: 406-243-5467
Toll Free Number: 800-732-0323
Main Fax: 406-243-4730
State P&A
CAP/PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Disability Rights Montana
1022 Chestnut Street
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 449-2344
Toll Free: (800) 245-4743
FAX: (406) 449-2418

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This website was created by The Lewin Group/TASH under the Administration for Community Living (Administration on Disabilities) . Contract HHSP233201500088I / 75P00120F37007.