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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Family Connections Located?

Family Connections serves 23 counties in north central & north eastern MT: Glacier, Toole, Liberty, Pondera, Teton, Chouteau, Cascade, Judith Basin, Fergus, Petroleum, Hill, Blaine, Phillips, Valley, Daniels, Sheridan, Roosevelt, Garfield, McCone, Richland, Dawson, Prairie and Wibaux

  • Great Falls office: 202 2nd Ave S Suite 201 Great Falls, MT 59405 – 406.761.6010 or 800.696.4503 fax:406.453.8976
  • Havre office: 2229 5th Ave Havre, MT 59501 – 406-265-6743 or 800.696.4503 fax:406.265.1312
  • Email:

What Are Your Hours?

Our Great Falls office is open 7:30am-5pm Monday through Friday

Our Havre office is open 8am-5pm Monday through Friday.

If you need to meet after hours, call us at 406.761.6010 to make an appointment.

I heard you pay for child care; how do I sign up and how do I know if I qualify?

Can I Fax My Paperwork To You?

Great Falls office fax: 406-453-8976, Havre office fax: 406.265.1312

Include your name and eligibility specialist’s name, fax both sides if forms are double-sided

Who do I call when there is a problem or I have a complaint about my child’s child care facility?

If I don’t qualify for child care assistance can I still get a list of child care providers in my area?

Referrals are free for anyone at Find a child care provider

Do I have to make an appointment?

Appointments are recommended so the staff you need to see is available when you come to the office.

Do you have parenting classes?

Our courses are designed for child care providers but anyone is welcome to attend.  See our training calendar.

I am interested in opening my own child care, how do I get started?

See Start a Child Care Business for more information

What are the State of Montana's regulations for Childcare?

The Montana Department of Health and Human Services lists requirements for licensed child care