Senior Citizens

Name Position Email
Ana Thompson Department Head
Deb Parry Senior Care
Katy Cardwell Activities Director
Violet Millhollin Cook - Forsyth
Jeannie Derby Cook - Colstrip

The Council on Aging is an advisory group to the County Commissioners. The Council assesses the needs of elderly residents in the county and plans projects for the benefit of senior citizens. They work to coordinate services with the Area 1 Agency on Aging offices at Action for Eastern Montana in Glendive. Funding is provided through federal, state and county sources, as well as by the contributions of the clients using the programs.

Senior Citizens Programs

Congregate Meals
Monday thru Friday

  • Forsyth –  at the Senior Center, 1060 Cedar Street – October Menu
  • Colstrip – at the Senior Center, 303 Willow Ave – October Menu
  • Ashland – at Heritage Living Center, 5982 Tongue River Road
  • Home Delivered meals available in Forsyth by referral from Doctor or Public Health Nurse



Skilled Nurse
  • Home visits to seniors
Health Screen
  • Blood Pressures
  • Flu Shot Clinics
  • Foot Clinics- by appointment 2nd Tuesday of the month in Colstrip
    – by appointment  3rd Tuesday of the month in Forsyth
  • Available to Billings & Miles City for Medical needs Monthly
  • Light housekeeping for seniors by referral from Public Health Nurse
Respite/Personal Care
  • Provide respite to main caregiver or personal care to individual
Senior Companion
  • Seniors volunteering their time to help adults maintain their independence
State Health Insurance Assistance
  • Insurance counseling & assistance for Medicare Part D

Helpful Links

Colstrip Senior Center Group Facebook Page
Check out our Facebook page

Phone Number










1060 Cedar Street
PO Box 1256
Forsyth, MT 59327

Additional Locations


open 9am to 1pm
303 Willow Ave
Colstrip, MT 59323