Community Advocacy Agencies

Description: Organizations whose members have joined together on a voluntary basis to promote a particular cause or work for the realization of a specific social or political goal. (AIRS TD-1600 Community Action/Social Advocacy Groups)

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American Falls, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 505 N Oregon Trail
American Falls, ID 83211
Phone: 208-226-7330
Fax: 208-226-1110
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs and telephone assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

RSVP program also out of this office.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Boise, ID

3350 W Americana Terrace
Suite 360
Boise, ID 83706
Phone: 208-375-7382
Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 3350 W Americana Terrace
Suite 360
Boise, ID 83706
Phone: 208-375-7382
Fax: 208-342-2078
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: CAPAI is the administrative office over the Community Action Partnerships. They do not offer direct services.

CAPAI offers grant administration services and referrals to the CAP program service providers.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
Address: 10114 West Overland Road
Boise, ID 93709
Phone: 208-322-3349
Eligibility: Children and Adults with a developmental disability or mental health diagnosis.
Services Provided: We provide therapy, advocacy, and case management to children and adults with a developmental disability or a mental health diagnosis. Our services include: Intensive Behavioral Intervention (IBI), Developmental Therapy, Service Coordination. We can provide home, community, and center-based services. We offer an inclusive play group for children ages 0-5.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 9/16/2014
Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 2250 Vista Ave
Boise, ID 83714
Phone: 208-345-2820
Fax: 208-377-0859
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing and family development programs.

HOUSEHOLD INCOME LIMITS:
CSBG: 125% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
USDA and Telephone Assistance: 133% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
LIHEAP (Energy Assistance): 150% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
Weatherization Program: Request income limits when calling
VASSVF: Eligible Veteran and 50% of Area Median Income

Food Pantry (Eligibility up to 125% of Federal Poverty Level):
Households may utilize the food pantry once every 60 days. Food boxes typically provide 2-4 days worth of food. Garden seeds may also be available in the springtime (Limited availability). The food pantry is available at all locations between 8:30 A.M and 4:30 P.M.

USDA Commodities Distribution (Eligibility up to 133% of Federal Poverty Level):
Commodities are available once per month at multiple distribution sites in the Treasure Valley. For specific dates and times please call 377-0700. Available at all El-Ada locations
" In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 ( TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer."

Information, Referral and Service Coordination:
Phone or walk-in information available about low-income services in the Treasure Valley. Written referrals, vouchers and arranged appointments for basic and emergency needs. Assistance completing applications for services. Available at all El-Ada locations.

Emergency Water Utility Assistance (Eligibility up to 150% of Federal Poverty Level):
Assistance available once per year for United Water or Meridian Water customers who are facing shut-off. Call 345-2820 for more information.

Supportive Services for Veterans Families (SSVF) (Eligibility up to 50% of HUD Area Median Income)
Case Management and supportive services to help Veterans facing loss of housing or experiencing homelessness obtain or maintain permanent housing and achieve household stability goals.
Walk-in to apply, or call for an appointment: 345-2820. For further information about the SSVF Program, please visit http://www1.va.gov/homeless/ssvf.asp

GED Assistance (Eligibility up to 125% of Federal Poverty Level):
Payment for GED preparation and testing through the College of Western Idaho. Please follow the link for further information http://www.cwidaho.cc/adult-basic-education/ . Available at the Boise Resource Center, Mountain Home, and Homedale offices.

Educational Resource Assistance (Eligibility up to 125% of Federal Poverty Level):
Co-Payment assistance up to $65.00 for middle and high school student program, class fee, and supplies. Vouchers also available to adults for parenting classes and employment related certifications. Available at the Boise Community Resource Center, Mountain Home, and Homedale locations during July and August each year.

Energy Assistance Program (Eligibility up to 150% of Federal Poverty Level):
Assistance for low income households with winter heating costs and energy efficiency. Available during November through April by appointment only. To schedule an appointment please call (208) 322-1242.

Telephone Assistance (Eligibility up to 133% of Federal Poverty Level):
Application processing for reduced basic telephone services and rates. Eligibility is limited to 133% of poverty guidelines. Available at the Garden City office.

Weatherization Assistance Program (Request current income guidelines when calling):
The Weatherization Assistance Program assists income-eligible families and individuals by reducing their heating/cooling costs and improving the safety of their homes by providing energy efficiency measures. Please call (208) 377-0700.
.
HIV Testing, Counseling and Education (Eligibility based on risk factors, not income):
Free OraQuick Advance rapid testing and results for HIV with counseling on site at various outreach van locations. Individual HIV prevention and risk reduction education. (208) 345-8994.

Outreach Van:
Outreach to persons experiencing homelessness. Screening for HUD, VA and other community housing programs.
Seasonal clothing and supplies distribution (as available).
Mobile HIV prevention and testing services. If you have specific questions please call (208) 345-8994.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
345 Bobwhite Court, Suite150
Boise, ID 83706
Phone: 208-327-7000
Service Categories:
Organization Name: National Board Of Medical Examiners
Address: 345 Bobwhite Court, Suite150
Boise, ID 83706
Phone: 208-327-7000
Fax: 208-327-7005
Service Categories:
Eligibility: None
Services Provided: The Idaho State Medical Board's primary responsibility and obligation is to protect patients through proper licensing and regulation of physicians and other health care professionals. Board Membership is composed of volunteers who are charged with upholding the Idaho Medical Practice Act.

Licenses: Medical Doctors, Medical Residents, Osteopathic Physician, Physician Assistants, Osteopathic Residents, Athletic Trainers, Respiratory Therapists, Dietitians, Polysomnagraphers & complaints.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/31/2018
700 W State St
Boise, ID 83720
Phone: 208-334-2470
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Idaho Department of Labor
Address: 700 W State St
Boise, ID 83720
Phone: 208-334-2470
Fax: 208-334-2631
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Contact for eligibility.
Services Provided: Mission of the organization is to bring business to Idaho. Idaho business network, international trade assistance, travel and tourism promotion. Financial information for community development block grants and industrial revenue bonds.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 4/26/2019
Organization Name: The Vineyard Church
Address: 4950 N Bradley St
Boise, ID 83714
Phone: 208-377-1477
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Landing is a year long program for teens addressing areas in their lives needing healing.

The mission of the Landing Community Center is to come along side of families and individuals so as to enrich and strengthen the lives of each person in our community for the sake of others. The Landing offers a variety of community services including a food bank, parenting classes, a teen center, AfterSchool Program, Community Arts Classes and other community activities.

Food Bank is open Wed and Sat 10 am to noon. Only for Ada County Residents, need to bring proof of residency.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Bonners Ferry, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 6665 Main St
Bonners Ferry, ID 83805
Phone: 208-267-3663
Fax: 208-267-8177
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Burley, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 314 E 5th St
Burley, ID 83318
Phone: 208-678-3514
Fax: 208-678-2599
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.
Food Bank M - TH, 8:00 - 4:00
Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, special housing programs and telephone assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Caldwell, ID

Address: 2412 E Chicago St
#110
Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 208-459-9263
Fax: 208-454-0188
Eligibility: They will assist anyone
Services Provided: The Treasure Valley Community Resource Center, Inc, (TVCRC) provides comprehensive referrals to anyone free of charge. The referrals mainly cover services, programs and resources in the Treasure Valley area (Ada, Adams, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, Owyhee, Payette and Washington Counties).
TVCRC provides comprehensive referrals to: human services such as housing, food banks, utilities, financial assistance, education, employment, support groups, health services, legal and advocacy services, senior programs, transportation, veterans services, recreation, volunteers programs, outreach and community programs and special projects. TVCRC is a telephone contact program only.
TVCRC is a non-profit, all-volunteer referral service. Its volunteers go the extra mile to help their clients. They screen clients for referrals for financial assistance available through other programs. TVCRC provides referrals to human services attempting to help clients with immediate and long term problems.
TVCRC also publishes an annual Treasure valley Referral Directory listing services and programs that are free or on a sliding scale based on income.

TVCRC sponsors the Community Resource Meetings.
Web site includes online referrals.
TVCRC sponsors the Resource Meetings.
TVCRC also maintains an information web site - www.idahoconnections.org on line directory
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 502 Main St
Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 208-454-0675
Fax: 208-454-9804
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.
NAMPA ADRESS: 984 W. Corporate Ln.
Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, and telephone assistance (you can apply for the telephone assistance program at either Century Link or the Community Action Agency). Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

Individuals and households that would be homeless but for this assistance. Both of the following must apply:
-1. There are no other appropriate housing options – are you, or will you be living in an emergency shelter or in your car without this assistance? ~ AND ~
-2. There are no financial resources and support networks needed to obtain immediate housing or remain in existing housing.
Eligible individuals and households need to reside within Ada County, qualify as homeless or at risk of homelessness, meet specific risk factors established by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and meet the following income guidelines for a household:
1 Person $21,900.00
2 Persons $25,000.00
3 Persons $28,150.00
4 Persons $31,250.00
5 Persons $33,750.00
6 Persons $36,250.00
7 Persons $38,750.00
8 Persons $41,250.00
This program cannot assist with payment for mortgage costs or other fees associated with retaining homeowners’ housing.
Application Process:
• Make an appointment by phone at this office for initial consultation and determination of eligibility. ***The application process will be in Payette.***
Documents to Bring to Appointment (*this is not an inclusive list):
• Copy of Eviction Notice or Court Order
• Lease or Occupancy Agreement with Landlord Name and Contact Information
• Proof of Income for everyone in the household 18 +
• Utility Shut Off Notice
• Foreclosure Notice on Financial Letterhead
*All adults in the household will need to sign application forms.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Cascade, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 110 W Pine
Cascade, ID 83611
Phone: 208-382-4577
Fax: 208-382-4255
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary, call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the low income senior citizens and families and handicapped people by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, family development programs, Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.
handyman: senior citizen and disabled. and citizen ---- in home services..

Thrift shop - open 8 am - noon and 1 pm - 4:30 pm

Health and Welfare applications available for Food Stamps, Cash Assistance, and Medicaid.

Also will email or scan documents for customers.

Facebook group page - WICAP of Valley County
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Coeur D Alene, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 4144 W Industrial Loop
Coeur D Alene, ID 83815
Phone: 208-664-8757
Fax: 208-664-8586
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Council, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 110 Moser Ave
Council, ID 83612
Phone: 208-253-4300
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, special housing programs, and telephone assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/28/2018

Emmett, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 213 E Main St
Emmett, ID 83617
Phone: 208-365-3116
Fax: 208-365-3201
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, special housing programs, and telephone assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Grangeville, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 117 W North St
Grangeville, ID 83530
Phone: 208-983-0437
Fax: 208-983-0238
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Homedale, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 15 W Colorado St
Homedale, ID 83628-1198
Phone: 208-337-4812
Fax: 208-337-6170
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary, call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs.

HOUSEHOLD INCOME LIMITS:
CSBG: 125% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
USDA and Telephone Assistance: 133% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
LIHEAP (Energy Assistance): 150% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
Weatherization Program: Request income limits when calling
VASSVF: Eligible Veteran and 50% of Area Median Income

Food Pantry (Eligibility up to 125% of Federal Poverty Level):
Households may utilize the food pantry once every 60 days. Food boxes typically provide 2-4 days worth of food. Garden seeds may also be available in the springtime (Limited availability). The food pantry is available at all locations between 8:30 A.M and 4:30 P.M.

USDA Commodities Distribution (Eligibility up to 133% of Federal Poverty Level):
Commodities are available once per month at multiple distribution sites in the Treasure Valley. For specific dates and times please call 377-0700. Available at all El-Ada locations
" In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 ( TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer."

Information, Referral and Service Coordination:
Phone or walk-in information available about low-income services in the Treasure Valley. Written referrals, vouchers and arranged appointments for basic and emergency needs. Assistance completing applications for services. Available at all El-Ada locations.

Emergency Water Utility Assistance (Eligibility up to 150% of Federal Poverty Level):
Assistance available once per year for United Water or Meridian Water customers who are facing shut-off. Call 345-2820 for more information.

Supportive Services for Veterans Families (SSVF) (Eligibility up to 50% of HUD Area Median Income)
Case Management and supportive services to help Veterans facing loss of housing or experiencing homelessness obtain or maintain permanent housing and achieve household stability goals.
Walk-in to apply, or call for an appointment: 345-2820. For further information about the SSVF Program, please visit http://www1.va.gov/homeless/ssvf.asp

GED Assistance (Eligibility up to 125% of Federal Poverty Level):
Payment for GED preparation and testing through the College of Western Idaho. Please follow the link for further information http://www.cwidaho.cc/adult-basic-education/ . Available at the Boise Resource Center, Mountain Home, and Homedale offices.

Educational Resource Assistance (Eligibility up to 125% of Federal Poverty Level):
Co-Payment assistance up to $65.00 for middle and high school student program, class fee, and supplies. Vouchers also available to adults for parenting classes and employment related certifications. Available at the Boise Community Resource Center, Mountain Home, and Homedale locations during July and August each year.

Energy Assistance Program (Eligibility up to 150% of Federal Poverty Level):
Assistance for low income households with winter heating costs and energy efficiency. Available during November through April by appointment only. To schedule an appointment please call (208) 322-1242.

Telephone Assistance (Eligibility up to 133% of Federal Poverty Level):
Application processing for reduced basic telephone services and rates. Eligibility is limited to 133% of poverty guidelines. Available at the Garden City office.

Weatherization Assistance Program (Request current income guidelines when calling):
The Weatherization Assistance Program assists income-eligible families and individuals by reducing their heating/cooling costs and improving the safety of their homes by providing energy efficiency measures. Please call (208) 377-0700.
.
HIV Testing, Counseling and Education (Eligibility based on risk factors, not income):
Free OraQuick Advance rapid testing and results for HIV with counseling on site at various outreach van locations. Individual HIV prevention and risk reduction education. (208) 345-8994.

Outreach Van:
Outreach to persons experiencing homelessness. Screening for HUD, VA and other community housing programs.
Seasonal clothing and supplies distribution (as available).
Mobile HIV prevention and testing services. If you have specific questions please call (208) 345-8994.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Horseshoe Bend, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 100 Madison Ave
Horseshoe Bend, ID 83629
Phone: 208-365-3116
Services Provided: Education
Emergency Services
Employment
Housing
Income Management
Nutrition Partnerships
Family Development
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Idaho Falls, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 935 E Lincoln Rd
Idaho Falls, ID 83401
Phone: 208-522-5391
Fax: 208-522-5453
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Kamiah, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 615 4th St
Kamiah, ID 83536
Phone: 208-935-2412
Fax: 208-935-1750
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Kellogg, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 311 S Main St
Kellogg, ID 83837
Phone: 208-783-4901
Fax: 208-783-4012
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs and telephone assistance (you can apply for the telephone assistance program at either Century Link or the Community Action Agency). Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Montpelier, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 680 4th N
Suite 3
Montpelier, ID 83254
Phone: 208-847-1462
Fax: 208-847-0586
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, special housing programs, and telephone assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.

RSVP program also out of this office.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Moscow, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 428 W 3rd St
Suite 4
Moscow, ID 83843-2207
Phone: 208-882-3535
Fax: 208-883-3888
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Address: 121 W Sweet Ave
Moscow, ID 83843
Phone: 208-885-6000
Fax: 208-885-6188
Eligibility: There are no eligibility requirements.
Services Provided: The CDHD currently operates a variety of independent grant programs and carries out training, services, technical assistance, research and dissemination activities across the state and nation. To meet its goals the CDHD engages in exemplary activities across five areas:

*Interdisciplinary training and preparation of students and fellows for employment in leadership and direct service positions.
*Direct Services and demonstration projects which include family and individual support, personal assistance services and infant monitoring.
*Community training and technical assistance, which is incorporated into all CDHD
projects and focused on activities with individuals with development disabilities,
families, professionals, paraprofessionals, policy makers, students and volunteers.
*Research and validation of new ideas and promising practices and contributions
to the development of new knowledge in the field of developmental disabilities.
*Dissemination of information and research findings to individuals with development disabilities, families, professionals, paraprofessionals, policy makers, students and volunteers.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Mountain Home, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 585 N 3rd East St
Mountain Home, ID 83647
Phone: 208-587-8407
Fax: 208-587-8408
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs and weatherization programs.

HOUSEHOLD INCOME LIMITS: - Call for information
CSBG: 125% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
USDA and Telephone Assistance: 133% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
LIHEAP (Energy Assistance): 150% of Federal Poverty Guidelines
Weatherization Program: Request income limits when calling
VASSVF: Eligible Veteran and 50% of Area Median Income

Food Pantry (Eligibility up to 125% of Federal Poverty Level):
Households may utilize the food pantry once every 60 days. Food boxes typically provide 2-4 days worth of food. Garden seeds may also be available in the springtime (Limited availability). The food pantry is available at all locations between 8:30 A.M and 4:30 P.M.

USDA Commodities Distribution (Eligibility up to 133% of Federal Poverty Level):
Commodities are available once per month at multiple distribution sites in the Treasure Valley. For specific dates and times please call 377-0700. Available at all El-Ada locations
" In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 ( TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer."

Information, Referral and Service Coordination:
Phone or walk-in information available about low-income services in the Treasure Valley. Written referrals, vouchers and arranged appointments for basic and emergency needs. Assistance completing applications for services. Available at all El-Ada locations.

Emergency Water Utility Assistance (Eligibility up to 150% of Federal Poverty Level):
Assistance available once per year for United Water or Meridian Water customers who are facing shut-off. Call 345-2820 for more information.

Supportive Services for Veterans Families (SSVF) (Eligibility up to 50% of HUD Area Median Income)
Case Management and supportive services to help Veterans facing loss of housing or experiencing homelessness obtain or maintain permanent housing and achieve household stability goals.
Walk-in to apply, or call for an appointment: 345-2820. For further information about the SSVF Program, please visit http://www1.va.gov/homeless/ssvf.asp

GED Assistance (Eligibility up to 125% of Federal Poverty Level):
Payment for GED preparation and testing through the College of Western Idaho. Please follow the link for further information http://www.cwidaho.cc/adult-basic-education/ . Available at the Boise Resource Center, Mountain Home, and Homedale offices.

Educational Resource Assistance (Eligibility up to 125% of Federal Poverty Level):
Co-Payment assistance up to $65.00 for middle and high school student program, class fee, and supplies. Vouchers also available to adults for parenting classes and employment related certifications. Available at the Boise Community Resource Center, Mountain Home, and Homedale locations during July and August each year.

Energy Assistance Program (Eligibility up to 150% of Federal Poverty Level):
Assistance for low income households with winter heating costs and energy efficiency. Available during November through April by appointment only. To schedule an appointment please call (208) 322-1242.

Telephone Assistance (Eligibility up to 133% of Federal Poverty Level):
Application processing for reduced basic telephone services and rates. Eligibility is limited to 133% of poverty guidelines. Available at the Garden City office.

Weatherization Assistance Program (Request current income guidelines when calling):
The Weatherization Assistance Program assists income-eligible families and individuals by reducing their heating/cooling costs and improving the safety of their homes by providing energy efficiency measures. Please call (208) 377-0700.
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HIV Testing, Counseling and Education (Eligibility based on risk factors, not income):
Free OraQuick Advance rapid testing and results for HIV with counseling on site at various outreach van locations. Individual HIV prevention and risk reduction education. (208) 345-8994.

Outreach Van:
Outreach to persons experiencing homelessness. Screening for HUD, VA and other community housing programs.

Mobile HIV prevention and testing services. If you have specific questions please call (208) 345-8994.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Orofino, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 320 Michigan Ave.
Room 303
Orofino, ID 83544
Phone: 208-476-4949
Fax: 208-476-4669
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Payette, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 1531 S Main St
Payette, ID 83661
Phone: 208-642-4436
Fax: 208-642-4437
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, special housing programs, disaster services and telephone assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Pocatello, ID

Address: 403 N Hays
Pocatello, ID 83204
Phone: 208-234-1122
Eligibility: Families in southeastern Idaho.
Services Provided: The Center offers a comprehensive online Resource Directory for Southeast Idaho, a Resource Library, Asset Shop, comprehensive assessment and referral, The Nurturing Program for Families, The Baby Steps Program, The Birth to Three Playgroups, and Parent Support. This program is administered by the Bannock Youth Foundation, a private, non-profit organization that has been providing a variety of intervention, treatment, and support services to youth and families in Bannock County since 1978.

The Nurturing Parenting Program is an 12-15 week event designed for families with children between the ages of 0 and 18. Specific areas targeted include: Support for parents in their efforts to nurture adolescents.
Providing parents with effective discipline strategies appropriate for the child's age. Support and skill building for youth dealing with the stress of peer pressure. Increased respect for parents by their children.

Classes are available in the evenings from 5:30pm to 8pm. To sign up for the Nurturing Program, call Heather Kemp at (208) 234-1122.

This program is administered by the Bannock Youth Foundation, a private, non-profit organization that has been providing a variety of intervention, treatment, and support services to youth and families in Bannock County since 1978.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 641 N 8th Ave
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 208-232-1114
Fax: 208-233-8122
Eligibility: Call for specific information
Services Provided: Provides rental assistance when funds are available.

Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, and telephone assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

SEICAA Housing is run out of this office. This program offers affordable housing, including housing for the elderly. All housing is rental. Housing is in Blackfoot and Pocatello. All housing is for low income tenants.

RSVP program also out of this office.
Meals on Wheels is for residents of Bannock County that are homebound.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can be used to save for a certain asset goal (restrictions apply). To get more information ask to speak to an account manager. For more information ask to speak with Patty Day.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Preston, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 16 S 1st W
#B
Preston, ID 83263
Phone: 208-852-1515
Fax: 208-852-1490
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, special housing programs, and telephone assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

RSVP program also out of this office.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.

LIHEAP ~ Utility Assistance.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Saint Maries, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 416 Main Ave
Saint Maries, ID 83861
Phone: 208-245-9090
Fax: 208-245-3306
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs and telephone assistance (you can apply for the telephone assistance program at either Century Link or the Community Action Agency).

Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Salmon, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 955 Riverfront Dr
Suite A
Salmon, ID 83467
Phone: 208-756-3999
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Sandpoint, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 1650 Baldy Mountain Rd
Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone: 208-255-2910
Fax: 208-255-1841
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources and family development programs. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Soda Springs, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 159 S Main
Room 102
Soda Springs, ID 83276
Phone: 208-547-4257
Fax: 208-547-2379
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food bank, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, special housing programs, and gas voucher assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Twin Falls, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 550 Washington St S
Twin Falls, ID 83303
Phone: 208-733-9351
Fax: 208-733-9355
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, special housing programs and telephone assistance applications. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: St. Lukes Magic Valley Regional Medical Center
Address: 801 Pole Line Rd W
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-737-2000
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: St. Luke's Magic Valley provides inpatient and outpatient surgery, primary care and specialty services, 24-hour emergency services, cancer treatment, imaging, inpatient and outpatient behavioral health services, and women's and children's healthcare.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Weiser, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 35 W Court St
Weiser, ID 83672
Phone: 208-549-2066
Fax: 208-549-2099
Eligibility: All program eligibility guidelines vary; call for specific information.
Services Provided: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.

Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, limited financial assistance dependent upon funding sources, family development programs, special housing programs, and telephone assistance. Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.

IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Nationwide

Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Phone: 919-361-8400
Service Categories:
Address: Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Phone: 919-361-8400
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Anyone needing information on sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/AIDS, Herpes, HPV, etc.
Services Provided: ASHA's work is focused around three important objectives:
Educate: Be the source of scientifically-based and accessible information
Build Alliances: Collaborate with other organizations to expand the understanding and acceptance of the sexual health model
Advocate: Advance supportive changes in sexual health policy
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
101 Montgomery Street, Suite 72150
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-434-3388 xl
Organization Name: National Center on Caregiving
Address: 101 Montgomery Street, Suite 72150
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-434-3388 xl
Toll Free Phone: 800-445-8106
Services Provided: Caregiver services, policy and research. Search for state-based resources using the Family Care Navigator.
Provider Profiles: Internet Information Resource
Original Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 3/6/2019
4805 Mount Hope Dr
Baltimore, MD 21215-3297
Phone: 410-580-5777
Service Categories:
Address: 4805 Mount Hope Dr
Baltimore, MD 21215-3297
Phone: 410-580-5777
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The NAACP is the oldest and largest civil rights group in the U.S. Its principal objective is to ensure political, educational, social, and economic equality among minority citizens.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
870 Market Street
San Franscisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415-392-6257
Service Categories:
Address: 870 Market Street
San Franscisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415-392-6257
Fax: 415-392-8442
Service Categories:
Email: info@nclrights.org
Eligibility: LGBT Community that is being discriminated against.
Services Provided: Litigates precedent-setting cases at the trial and appellate court levels; advocates for equitable public policies affecting the LGBT community; provides free legal assistance to LGBT people and their legal advocates; and conducts community education on LGBT issues.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
120 Wall St., 8th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Phone: 212-558-5300
Address: 120 Wall St., 8th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Phone: 212-558-5300
Fax: 212-344-5332
Email: info@nulexplore.org
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: A civil rights organization focusing on youth development and urban youth job training, educational development, health, law. and consumer education. Specifically, these activities include advocacy, research, nutrition services, health screening, housing assistance, and SSI outreach.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/19/2019

VA

Alexandria, VA

701 North Fairfax St
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-836-7112
Organization Name: United Way
Address: 701 North Fairfax St
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-836-7112
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The mission of United Way is to improve people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities.

United Ways across the country activate community resources to make the greatest possible human impact. The United Way system includes approximately 1,400 community-based United Way organizations. Each is independent, separately incorporated and governed by local volunteers.

As community leaders, United Ways address the most critical local issues and mobilize resources beyond the dollars that are pledged through their fund-raising efforts. Community partners often include schools, government policy makers, businesses, organized labor, financial institutions, voluntary and neighborhood associations, community development corporations and the faith community.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

WA

Pullman, WA

Address: 588 SE Bishop Blvd, Suite A
Pullman, WA 99163
Phone: 509-332-4420
Fax: 509-339-2399
Eligibility: Contact for eligibility
Services Provided: Boost Collaborative's Children and Family Support Services are dedicated to providing services and resources to families whose infants and toddlers are experiencing developmental delays. We accept referrals from a variety of community partners including physicians, hospitals, social service agencies, and parents.

Call or go to website for specific information regarding available programs.

*Volunteer Opportunities - an essential component of the Young Children and Family Programs is the involvement of local volunteers. We have a wide array of volunteer opportunities available.

Our website is devoted to early learning resources in the Palouse area including the Community Compass Resource Guide, bulletin board, links to helpful parenting resources and on-line parenting classes, and much more. See web address above.

This program is administered by the Gritman Medical Center.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 6/11/2019