Financial Education & Counseling

Any of a variety of programs that provide information or education regarding financial matters, including basic financial education and individualized credit and financial counseling programs.

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Blackfoot, ID

Organization Name: University of Idaho Extension
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Address:
583 W Sexton St
Blackfoot, ID 83221-2063
Phone: 208-785-8060
Fax: 208-785-2511
Email: bingham@uidaho.edu
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: University of Idaho Extension brings the knowledge and research of the University of Idaho to Idaho residents where they live at a time that’s convenient for them. Some of the programs and services offered for Bingham County are:

4-H Youth Development
Crops
Family & Consumer
Health, Nutrition, and Food Safety
Financial Management
Master Gardener
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/16/2020

Boise, ID

Organization Name: University of Idaho Extension
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Address:
5880 N Glenwood Ave
Boise, ID 83714-1342
Phone: 208-287-5900
Email: ada@uidaho.edu
Eligibility: Contact for specific eligibility.
Services Provided: University of Idaho Extension brings the knowledge and research of the University of Idaho to Idaho residents where they live at a time that’s convenient for them. Some of the programs and services offered for Ada County are:

4-H Youth Development
Family & Consumer Sciences
Financial Management
Food Safety & Preservation
Health and Nutrition
Horticulture
Small Farms & Local Food
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/16/2020
3100 Vista Ave.
Ste. 310
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 208-344-8594
Address:
3100 Vista Ave.
Ste. 310
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 208-344-8594
Eligibility: Available to all.
Services Provided: Association of Idaho Cities' Mission statement is: "Promoting excellence in city governance, community leadership and services to citizens."
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
4696 W Overland Rd, Suite 226
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 208-378-1368
Address:
4696 W Overland Rd, Suite 226
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 208-378-1368
Fax: 208-336-5327
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Services Provided: Centro de Comunidad y Justicia (Center for Community and Justice) is a non-profit focused on local Idaho communities with high concentrations of low-income Latino and immigrant families in need of health, education, and affordable family-based immigration services.

Programs:

[https://comunidadyjusticiaidaho.org/cuidate#48df2b6a-e0ab-47a6-98ef-c027212cafa7 Cuidate!]: An evidence based program to reduce HIV transmission, sexual risk behavior, and unplanned pregnancy among Latino youth in Idaho.

[https://comunidadyjusticiaidaho.org/hiv-testing#f46e061c-ed2e-4f1e-80b0-6acb49ff8016 STD Testing]: Free HIV, Hepatitis C & Syphilis testing in health regions 3, 4 & 5 in Idaho. Offered in office with appointment or at mobile events.

[https://comunidadyjusticiaidaho.org/proyecto-vecino Proyecto Vecino]: Full-service, low-cost immigration law office.

Other services:
-Know Your Rights: constitutional rights information and education
-Healthcare advocacy: focused on CHIP and Medicaid
-Financial Literacy: low-cost tax preparation and free financial literacy workshops
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 4/17/2020
3100 S Vista Ave
Suite 100
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 208-336-1070
Organization Name: United Way
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Address:
3100 S Vista Ave
Suite 100
Boise, ID 83705
Phone: 208-336-1070
Fax: 208-345-3242
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: NOTE: United Way does not accept calls for public assistance programs from direct individuals.

An individual must work through a case managing agency to access United Way assistance. Case managing agencies include: Health and Welfare, Salvation Army, Catholic Charities, Community Action Partnerships, etc.

United Way is committed to making meaningful and tangible impact on people's lives in the Treasure Valley. . The Community Care fund is made up of contributions from individuals and businesses that when pooled together support programs across the Treasure Valley.

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 Melissa Krucker.

Critical services are addressed everyday of the year by United Way that include meals for the hungry, services for the seniors, after school programs for disadvantaged kids, medical care, prescriptions and more.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Bonners Ferry, ID

Organization Name: University of Idaho Extension
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Address:
6447 Kootenai St
Bonners Ferry, ID 83805
Phone: 208-267-3235
Email: boundary@uidaho.edu
Eligibility: Contact for specific eligibility.
Services Provided: University of Idaho Extension brings the knowledge and research of the University of Idaho to Idaho residents where they live at a time that’s convenient for them. Some of the programs and services offered for Boundary County are:

4-H Youth Development
Agriculture
Gardening
Family & Consumer Sciences
Personal Finances
Food Safety & Preservation
Health & Wellness, including Eat Smart Idaho
Panhandle Forestry
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/16/2020

Grangeville, ID

Address:
111 N College St
Grangeville, ID 83530
Phone: 208-983-0093
Eligibility: None.
Services Provided: Free Self administered Pregnancy Test. Free gently used Baby items. Free Parenting Classes. Free Maternity Clothing. Free Post-Abortion Counseling and support/Bible Study. Free Relationship/Sexual Integrity Program. Free money management classes. All Services are confidential.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Hailey, ID

Organization Name: University of Idaho Extension
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Address:
302 First Ave S
Hailey, ID 83333
Phone: 208-788-5585
Fax: 208-788-5587
Email: blained@uidaho.edu
Eligibility: Contact for specific eligibility.
Services Provided: University of Idaho Extension brings the knowledge and research of the University of Idaho to Idaho residents where they live at a time that’s convenient for them. Some of the programs and services offered for Blaine County are:

4-H Youth Development
Agriculture & Horticulture
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/16/2020

Kamiah, ID

Address:
404 Hill St
Kamiah, ID 83536
Phone: 208-935-0376
Eligibility: None.
Services Provided: Free self administered pregnancy test. Free gently used baby items including diapers. Free parenting classes. Free maternity clothing. Free post-abortion counseling and support/bible study. Free relationship/sexual integrity program. All services are confidential. Free money management classes. Fathering classes, single parenting classes.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Marsing, ID

Organization Name: University of Idaho Extension
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Address:
238 8th Ave W
PO Box 400
Marsing, ID 83639
Phone: 208-896-4104
Email: owyhee@uidaho.edu
Eligibility: Contact for specific eligibility.
Services Provided: University of Idaho Extension brings the knowledge and research of the University of Idaho to Idaho residents where they live at a time that’s convenient for them. Some of the programs and services offered for Owyhee County are:

4-H Youth Development
Agriculture, Livestock & Range
Eat Smart Idaho
Family & Consumer Sciences
Health and Nutrition
Financial Resource Management
Horticulture & Master Gardener
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/17/2020

Montpelier, ID

Organization Name: University of Idaho Extension
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Address:
21620 US Hwy 30
Montpelier, ID 83254
Phone: 208-847-0344
Fax: 208-847-0344
Email: bearlake@uidaho.edu
Eligibility: Contact for specific eligibility.
Services Provided: University of Idaho Extension brings the knowledge and research of the University of Idaho to Idaho residents where they live at a time that’s convenient for them. Some of the programs and services offered for Bear Lake County are:

4-H Youth Development
Agriculture
Family & Consumer Sciences
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/16/2020

Moscow, ID

Organization Name: University of Idaho Extension
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Address:
200 S Almon Street, Suite 201
Moscow, ID 83843
Phone: 208-883-2267
Fax: 208-882-8505
Email: latah@uidaho.edu
Eligibility: Contact for specific eligibility.
Services Provided: University of Idaho Extension brings the knowledge and research of the University of Idaho to Idaho residents where they live at a time that’s convenient for them. Some of the programs and services offered for Latah County are:

4-H Youth Development
Family Finance
Food & Health, including Eat Smart Idaho
Small Farms & Horticulture
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/16/2020

Nezperce, ID

510 Oak St, Room 6
Nezperce, ID 83543
Phone: 208-937-2311
Organization Name: University of Idaho Extension
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Address:
510 Oak St, Room 6
Nezperce, ID 83543
Phone: 208-937-2311
Fax: 208-937-9605
Email: lewis@uidaho.edu
Eligibility: Contact for specific eligibility.
Services Provided: University of Idaho Extension brings the knowledge and research of the University of Idaho to Idaho residents where they live at a time that’s convenient for them. Some of the programs and services offered for Lewis County are:

4-H Youth Development
Agriculture
Farm Finance
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/16/2020

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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Preston, ID

Organization Name: University of Idaho Extension
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Address:
561 W Oneida
Preston, ID 83263-1293
Phone: 208-852-1097
Fax: 208-852-2812
Email: franklin@uidaho.edu
Eligibility: Contact for specific eligibility.
Services Provided: University of Idaho Extension brings the knowledge and research of the University of Idaho to Idaho residents where they live at a time that’s convenient for them. Some of the programs and services offered for Franklin County are:

4-H Youth Development
Crops
Family & Consumer Sciences
Health and Nutrition
Family Economics
Horticulture
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/16/2020

Nationwide

Address:
PO Box 105283
Atlanta, GA 30348
Phone: 877-322-8228
Eligibility: Free credit reports available to everyone yearly.
Services Provided: Federal law requires each of the three nationwide consumer credit reporting companies, Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion, provide consumers a free credit report every 12 months if interested. This website allows users to request a credit report from any or all of the companies annually.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/7/2020
75 Pearl Street, Suite 205
Portland, ME 04101
Address:
75 Pearl Street, Suite 205
Portland, ME 04101
Email: feedback@disabilitycouncil.org
Services Provided: Website provides helpful resources and information to wage earners, their families, the media, employers and anyone concerned about disability and the personal and financial impact it can have.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/6/2020
6213 N Cloverdale Rd
Suite 100
Boise, ID 83713
Phone: 208-378-0200
Address:
6213 N Cloverdale Rd
Suite 100
Boise, ID 83713
Phone: 208-378-0200
Toll Free Phone: 866-688-3328
Fax: 888-347-1143
Eligibility: Anyone
Services Provided: Debt Reduction Services is a non profit full service debt management and credit counseling service organization.

Free budget and credit counseling, free credit report reviews, low cost debt management programs and free community wide educational programs.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 9/10/2019
3995 Hagers Grove Road South East
Salem, OR 97317
Phone: 855-435-7787 x24
Address:
3995 Hagers Grove Road South East
Salem, OR 97317
Phone: 855-435-7787 x24
Fax: 310-807-4103
Email: info@helpishere.org
Eligibility: Senior citizens and disabled persons who receive pensions or social security income.
Services Provided: Legal representation for the purpose of communicating with debt collectors. Collection calls and letters go to the main office. If tax debt or student loans are an issue, will work with government agencies to achieve zero payment programs or uncollectible status. No eligible person is turned away.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/24/2020
Organization Name: Homeownership Preservation Foundation
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Address:
Phone: 888-995-4673
Eligibility: 200 languages
Services Provided: 24/7 hotline with housing counselors to help individuals avoid foreclosure and stay current on mortgage payments. Can act as a liaison with your lender, provide information, offer professional guidance, identify options, and connect you to additional resources.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/3/2020
150 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 347-850-2656
Address:
150 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 347-850-2656
Eligibility: Must have Social Security Card. Based on Income. Check website for details on the types of debt.
Services Provided: Provides free assistance for those facing financial distress by assisting individuals to navigate through the process of filing for personal bankruptcy (Chapter 7). A nonprofit.
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 1/9/2020