Living Independently for Today and Tomorrow (LIFTT) is pleased to announce the hiring of Megan Child as an independent living specialist to be based in the Miles City area.

As an IL specialist Child will act as LIFTT’s front line presence in many eastern Montana communities providing the region’s disability community with programs and services in several core areas including: Information and Referral, Advocacy, Peer Support, Skills Training, Youth Transition, and Institutional Transitions.

Child holds a bachelor’s degree in Community Health from Montana State University Bozeman and has previously worked as a case manager with Youth Dynamics and as an independent living specialist with Montana Independent Living Project both in Bozeman. Child and her family live on a farm outside of Miles City where they raise chickens and goats.

Child can be reached Monday through Friday 8-5 at 406-851-8378 or

About Living Independently for Today & Tomorrow (LIFTT): As the center for independent living for 18 counties in Southeastern Montana, Living Independently for Today and Tomorrow (LIFTT) is committed to providing programs and services that help to empower persons with disabilities to break down the physical, bureaucratic and cultural barriers that prevent them from being fully independent participants in their lives and communities.

Disclaimer: LIFTT is funded in whole or in part through contracts with the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services. The statements herein do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Department.

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