Home Repair / Modification Programs

Description: Programs that provide a variety of minor home repair services for homeowners who qualify. Specific services vary by organization. (AIRS PH-3300.27-250) Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies for people with disabilities who need to install ramps, elevators, stair glides or lifts; widen doorways; install grab bars in showers and bathrooms; lower kitchen and other cabinets; or make other modifications in their homes or apartments to make them accessible. (AIRS BH-3000.3500)

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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

Blackfoot, ID

Organization Name: Community Council of Idaho
Address: 745 W Bridge
Ste. H
Blackfoot, ID 83221
Phone: 208-785-6390
Fax: 208-782-0904
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: * National Council of La Raza Affiliate *
Job placements or job training for people with agricultural related experience. Provide services to low income seasonal/migrant individuals and families employed with raw agricultural products. Bilingual aids education, financial assistance, rental emergency, food, Head Start, GED program, scholarships for low income individuals. Job search and short term training assistance.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Boise, ID

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
1401 Shoreline Dr
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-343-4065
Address: 1401 Shoreline Dr
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-343-4065
Fax: 208-343-4963
Services Provided: NHS helps homeowners consider their options through services offered, including pre- and post-purchase counseling, foreclosure prevention/intervention assistance, and reverse mortgage counseling. Paint the Town and Rake up Boise.
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

Organization Name: Community Council of Idaho
Address: 317 Happy Day Blvd
Suite 200
Caldwell, ID 83607
Phone: 208-454-1652
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: * National Council of La Raza Affiliate * Food Bank. Tue. - Fri. 8:30- 4:00 Must call for Appointment.
Job placements or job training for people with agricultural related experience. Provide services to low income seasonal/migrant individuals and families employed with raw agricultural products, at risk youth counseling, English as second language (improving job skills for H & W clients), Bilingual aids education, financial assistance, rental emergency, food, Head Start, scholarships for low income individuals. Will help with transportation costs (ie bus tickets in emergency)
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Senior Resources
Address: 304 N Kimball
Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 208-459-0063
Fax: 208-455-2230
Eligibility: Eligibility varies with each program or service. Call for specific information.
Services Provided: Weatherization, Transportation, In-Home Services, Adopt A Senior, Medicare Education, Senior Resources, Prescription Assistance, Representative Payee, ECHO

Metro Meals on Wheels which services Ada County - Call 208-321-0030 for more information.
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
Address: 5067 Building Center Dr
Suite A
Coeur D Alene, ID 83815
Phone: 208-661-8870
Eligibility: Primarily Elderly who depend on wood for heat during the winter
Services Provided: ElderHelp Staff and Volunteers help provide seniors in our community with the ability to remain independent in the comfort and safety of their own homes. Volunteers give of their time to accomplish projects that affect their safety and the health of those who qualify for ElderHelp. The needs of our seniors deserve to be tended to, first and foremost by relatives and friends; however, where there is a lack in these areas ElderHelp is there to help. ElderHelp is funded by donations from individuals, grants, and businesses along with fundraising activities. Applicants and their needs are discussed and projects are chosen on the most pressing safety issues receiving attention first. Clients are encouraged to do what they can do and we will either help with the rest or help them to find other resources that might better fit their needs. We work hand in hand with other organizations in our community and together we all strive to make sure no senior has to be put in an unhealthy or unsafe environment.

We help provide:
Firewood year round
Install various types of handrails
Minor home repairs
Build handicap ramps
Install grab bars
Repair plumbing leaks
Weather Striping
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
915 W Canfield Ave
Coeur D Alene, ID 83815
Phone: 208-762-5113
Organization Name: Idaho Housing and Finance Association - CDA
Address: 915 W Canfield Ave
Coeur D Alene, ID 83815
Phone: 208-762-5113
Services Provided: Assists low-income families, disabled and seniors to meet their housing costs. Assistance with rental costs at the Coeur d' Alene office. Assistance with purchasing a home or building for low-income available from Boise office. Must be on housing assistance - Wait for Service: over 2 years - Income limits - Fee: None - INFA owns one complex in Kellogg
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

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

Hayden, ID

176 W Wyoming Ave
Hayden, ID 83835
Phone: 208-762-4663
Organization Name: Habitat For Humanity of North Idaho
Address: 176 W Wyoming Ave
Hayden, ID 83835
Phone: 208-762-4663
Eligibility: low income
Services Provided: Volunteer program that provides some home repairs for low-income homeowners in Kootenai county, including the elderly and disabled. Applications required for review. Costs are repaid to Habitat with affordable payments.
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

Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Phone: 208-528-0298
Organization Name: Habitat For Humanity
Address: Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Phone: 208-528-0298
Services Provided: Volunteer program that provides some home repairs for low-income homeowners in Eastern Idaho, including the elderly and disabled. Applications required for review. Costs are repaid to Habitat with affordable payments.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Community Council of Idaho
Address: 1349 S Hones Ave
Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Phone: 208-524-0980
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: * National Council of La Raza Affiliate *
Job placements or job training for people with agricultural related experience. Provide services to low income seasonal/migrant individuals and families employed with raw agricultural products, at risk youth counseling, English as second language (improving job skills for H & W clients), Bilingual aids education, financial assistance, rental emergency, food, Head Start, scholarships for low income individuals. Will help with transportation costs (ie bus tickets in emergency)
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
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

Lewiston, ID

Organization Name: Community Action Partnerships
Address: 124 New 6th Street
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 800-326-4843
Fax: 208-746-5456
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, child care referral, special housing programs, weatherization and telephone assistance (you can apply for the telephone assistance program at either Century Link or the Community Action Agency).

Community Outreach and Assistance determines client eligibility, assess needs and then works to meet those needs through CAP programs or through referrals to community programs. Area Agency on Aging offers assistance to low income seniors (60+) including medical equipment loans, medicine information, transportation, nutrition, legal services and adult protection services. Weatherization offers minor home repairs which aid in reducing energy costs for eligible clients. Housing Program offers affordable rental housing. Representative Payee Program works directly with beneficiaries and other service provider to help low income, disable clients live independently.

Circles Program - Assistance to low income people to develop and implement their own plan to end poverty through individual coaching, anti-poverty programs, allies, and volunteer opportunities.

Food Bank - Food Boxes (up to 3 times a year, must be at least 3 months in between), clearinghouse (perishable foods, once a week), Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

Senior Nutrition Program - Serves meals in social atmosphere (senior centers, churches). Dietitian approved meals; delivery to pre-approved homebound elderly. Diabetic and regular meals offered. For home delivered meals call for more information.
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

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

Nampa, ID

1404 1st St S
Nampa, ID 83651
Phone: 208-463-0864
Organization Name: Habitat For Humanity
Address: 1404 1st St S
Nampa, ID 83651
Phone: 208-463-0864
Services Provided: Volunteer program that provides some home repairs for low-income homeowners in Canyon county, including the elderly and disabled. Applications required for review. Costs are repaid to Habitat with affordable payments.
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

206 N Arthur Ave
Pocatello, ID 83204
Phone: 208-232-9468
Organization Name: Housing and Shelters
Address: 206 N Arthur Ave
Pocatello, ID 83204
Phone: 208-232-9468
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Pocatello Neighborhood Housing Services is a progressive partnership between residents, businesses, and government that builds healthy neighborhoods by promoting affordable housing, home ownership, and community pride. PNHS offers low interest loans for the rehabilitation and revitalization of homes and property. The program also offers low interest loans to help those in the low to moderate income brackets to obtain homes in targeted areas. PNHS offers home buyer education courses, financial fitness classes, and workshops on home improvement.

Programs include: Neighborhood Associations, Home buyer Education, Foreclosure Mitigation, Financial Fitness, Rehab. Loans and more.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
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

Post Falls, ID

P.O. Box 3554
Post Falls, ID 83877
Phone: 208-704-0818
Address: P.O. Box 3554
Post Falls, ID 83877
Phone: 208-704-0818
Services Provided: Quality, affordable and reliable service from the yard to the roof and everything in between.
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

Smelterville, ID

709 Main St
Smelterville, ID 83868
Phone: 208-786-6013
Organization Name: Silver Valley Fuller Center
Address: 709 Main St
Smelterville, ID 83868
Phone: 208-786-6013
Eligibility: In need of home repairs, in the Silver Valley, and unable to afford those repairs.
Services Provided: Builds new homes and institutes the Greater Blessing program in hopes of serving many within their own homes. Ramps, overhauls of bathrooms, home repairs such as sink and sewer connections.
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

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