Special medical needs

AWARE's special medical needs home helps people feel welcome by encouraging special interests.A home for special medical needs, Porphyry is located in Butte. It’s a medically intensive group home for people with developmental disabilities and a primary medical diagnosis. Porphyry is one of only two special medical need homes in Montana.

At Porphyry, each person receives care with a hands-on team approach that is combined with adaptive equipment and support programs to promote independence. Staff at this home consists of RNs and LPNs who work alongside AWARE caregivers. The staff-to-client ratio also allows for quality time with each resident in an efficient and comfortable home setting.

People who live in the Porphyry home can expect:

  • 24-hour nursing care with appropriate medical equipment
  • Individualized treatment planning
  • A clean, well-cared for home and personal room
  • Healthy, delicious meals and snacks
  • Help with daily living skills
  • Transportation services for medical appointments
  • Medical services to be provided in the home
  • Weekly activities program

For more information about our home for adults
with special medical needs please contact:

Knute Oaas
Service Director
P: 406.782.2042 ext. 24
E: knute@Aware-inc.org