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Fri 17

BASE Art Group

November 17 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon 20

Wellness Recovery Action Plan (W.R.A.P.)

November 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon 20

Living Well with a Disability

November 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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The Summit Independent 2016-12-05T18:06:46+00:00
The Summit Independent

Western Montana Disability News and Views

Your source for the latest independent living news and views from Western Montana

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504, 2017

New Summit Staff

April 5th, 2017|Comments Off on New Summit Staff

Summit is excited to welcome new staff member Kwanele Ngema to our ranks! Kwanele transferred from Johannesburg, South Africa about five years ago and has settled in the Bitterroot Valley. He most recently worked [...]

504, 2017

Bringing Greater Access to Parking

April 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Bringing Greater Access to Parking

Over the past year, Summit’s advocacy coordinator has been busy working with the Missoula City Council and the Missoula Parking Commission to increase access to accessible parking at businesses throughout Missoula as well as [...]

504, 2017

SNAP: Stretching Your Food Budget and Supporting Your Health

April 5th, 2017|Comments Off on SNAP: Stretching Your Food Budget and Supporting Your Health

Are you living on a fixed income that doesn’t always leave enough for food? You may be eligible for SNAP! The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program –SNAP – is designed to help Montana seniors keep [...]

3112, 2016

2017 Legislature – We Need YOUR Help!

December 31st, 2016|Comments Off on 2017 Legislature – We Need YOUR Help!

The 2017 Montana Legislative Session is now upon us. This session is shaping up to be a very busy one and not necessarily in a good way. Due to state budget constraints, many of [...]

3112, 2016

The Art of Advocacy – By Shelby Humphreys

December 31st, 2016|Comments Off on The Art of Advocacy – By Shelby Humphreys

Recent Facebook Post: Sometimes advocating for your health care means staying diligent with meds, tracking symptoms, and recruiting coping skills. Sometimes it means reaching out, activating your support network, and contacting your care team. [...]

3112, 2016

2017 Social Security Cost-of-Living Adjustments

December 31st, 2016|Comments Off on 2017 Social Security Cost-of-Living Adjustments

Social Security (Retirement and Disability): .3% increase Medicare Part B Monthly Premium: $134 (or higher depending on your income) Supplemental Security Income (SSI): .3% increase Individual - $735, Couple - $1103, Essential Person - [...]

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