HRDC's response to COVID-19
In an effort to slow the transmission of COVID-19, and to protect the many vulnerable populations we serve, HRDC is deploying new ways of meeting our mission across our family of programs and services. Please know that as we continue to receive directives and guidance from local, regional, state and national partners, we will be making operational changes routinely. We anticipate adjustments in order to keep our staff, volunteers, customers, and community safe. We will do our best to keep our community up-to-date with our protocols.
HRDC offices have limited hours. In addition, our Bozeman and Livingston office locations have entryway mailboxes and manila envelopes for our customers to drop off paperwork or request a phone call.
HRDC is Here to Help! Please let us know how we can provide you with assistance or connect you with services during this uncertain time. Example: “How can I access the Gallatin Valley Food Bank?” -OR- “I am a senior and in need of toilet paper and milk.”
Montana Emergency Rental Assistance
The Montana Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) is taking applications from residents who have lost income and are at risk of housing instability due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ERAP also offers assistance with utilities. Applicants must be financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, either directly or indirectly, and not exceed certain income limits. Click the links below to learn more.
HRDC is partnering with the state of Montana to help renters and landlords apply for assistance. Community members can contact HRDC’s dedicated Emergency Rental Assistance phone number at 406.585.4894. HRDC’s Livingston Office is also hosting walk-in hours on Fridays from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at 111 S 2nd St, Livingston, MT 59047. Our Bozeman Office is unable to offer walk-in assistance at this time.
Please sign up on our volunteer website to be notified of available volunteer opportunities such as Shop 4 a Senior, Food Box Packing, Food Box Distribution, Warming Center Moving Support, etc.
Cash donations are immensely appreciated and definitely needed. Unrestricted funds give us the flexibility to meet the current local community needs especially during times like these.
We are unable to accept drop off donations at this time, however if you have a donation you think HRDC may benefit from, please click on the link and complete the form or email email@example.com and let us know.
Looking for COVID-19 vaccine information? Click the links below for information about COVID-19 and the vaccine in Gallatin County or Park County. Both counties are also offering text and email alerts.
Click below to read the COVID-19 Addendum to our Community Needs Assessment.
Thank you to our generous and supportive community!
Thank you to our very generous friends and neighbors for supporting the mission of HRDC during this time of uncertainty. We continue to be dedicated to our mission and support the needs of our community and most vulnerable citizens. With the health and safety of our customers, staff, volunteers and the greater community in mind we have adapted our services to safely deliver food, hot meals, transportation, emergency shelter support, senior support, emergency assistance and service navigation.