Foster Care

Description: Children and youth who have alternative living arrangements in agency-supervised private family homes due to social, physical or emotional problems or those of another family member. (AIRS YK-8000.200 Foster Children)

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Blackfoot, ID

700 E Alice St
Blackfoot, ID 83221
Phone: 208-785-8454
Address: 700 E Alice St
Blackfoot, ID 83221
Phone: 208-785-8454
Fax: 208-785-8448
Eligibility: Must be at least 55 years of age.
Services Provided: Senior volunteers providing services to children with special or exceptional needs in non profit sites and schools in SE Idaho.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Boise, ID

6441 Emerald
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 208-377-1771
Service Categories:
Address: 6441 Emerald
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 208-377-1771
Fax: 208-377-5308
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Depending on program area
Services Provided: ***Not an Adoption Agency***

Provides an array of services for children and youth, with foster care as its core. Casey provides or promotes permanency for children and youth including adoption, guardianship, kinship care (being cared for by extended family), and family reunification (reuniting children with birth families). Casey is also committed to helping youth in foster care make a successful transition to adulthood. As a direct service operating foundation, Casey Family Programs does not make grants.

Casey specializes in forging long-term relationships with families who can help children and youth succeed and thrive. Casey Family Programs is a direct service provider and is also engaged in numerous system improvement efforts with The Idaho Department of Health & Welfare and other organizations involved in child welfare. Casey Family Programs is committed to working with constituency groups (foster parents, alumni of foster care and relative caregivers) to develop a strong network agencies/organizations to improve the child welfare system in Idaho.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 1720 Westgate Dr
Suite D
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 208-334-6800
Fax: 208-334-0753
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Adoption calls are routed to Idaho Youth Ranch.
The Regional Children and Family Services Program evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 450 West State Street
CO 5th Floor
Boise, ID 83720
Phone: 208-334-5699
Fax: 208-332-7331
Eligibility: Available to all
Services Provided: The Early Childhood Information Clearinghouse (ECIC) holds information about children birth through age five and includes resources available for parents, caregivers, and early childhood professionals. The ECIC is sponsored by the State Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems (SECCS) grant and the Early Childhood Coordinating Council (EC3). www.earlychildhood.dhw.idaho.gov

Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
341 W Washington
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-334-3833
Address: 341 W Washington
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-334-3833
Fax: 208-334-3033
Eligibility: Idahoans 60 years of age and older
Services Provided: The Idaho Commission on Aging (ICOA) serves Idahou2019s seniors and people with disabilities by safeguarding their rights, fostering self-sufficiency, providing counseling, and advocating on their behalf. The ICOA provides opportunities for individuals to access a comprehensive array of private and public pay, long term care, support services through u201cSingle Access Pointsu201d operated by the Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRCs).

The Older Americans Act (OAA) authorizes the state to designate a State Unit on Aging (SUA) to administer federal programs in Idaho. As the SUA, ICOA has the authority to: develop and manage budgets and programs, propose statutory changes and administrative rules, and develop the required State Plan to address the needs of older Idahoans, people with disabilities and their caregivers.

The Idaho Commission on Aging was designated by the Governor as the SUA, pursuant to the Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended, Section 305. The ICOA is considered an independent Commission directly under the Governoru2019s office and administers and ensures compliance of state and federally funded programs under the Older Americans Act and the State Senior Services Act.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/31/2018
1720 Westgate Drive
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 208-334-0971
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 1720 Westgate Drive
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 208-334-0971
Services Provided: OCOC is a partnership between IDHW and churches to find a home for children who would otherwise be in Foster Care.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
1720 Westgate Dr
Suite B
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 800-926-2588
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 1720 Westgate Dr
Suite B
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 800-926-2588
Eligibility: Contact for eligibility
Services Provided: Navigation is a short term (120 days or less), solution focused flexible service intended to help members of the community who are experiencing temporary instability find services and resources in the context of a plan.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Burley, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 2241 Overland Ave
Suite 2
Burley, ID 83318-2929
Phone: 208-678-0974
Fax: 208-677-4002
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
1031 E Main
Burley, ID 83318
Phone: 208-678-8844
Address: 1031 E Main
Burley, ID 83318
Phone: 208-678-8844
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Bereavement support group. Group is staffed by volunteer providers and is open to people who have lost a loved one.

Call for Group Schedule.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Caldwell, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 3402 Franklin Rd
Caldwell, ID 83605-6932
Phone: 208-455-7000
Fax: 208-455-7211
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Regional Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 3402 Franklin Rd
Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 208-455-7098
Services Provided: OCOC is a partnership between IDHW and churches to find a home for children who would otherwise be in Foster Care.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
3402 Franklin Rd
Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 800-926-2588
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 3402 Franklin Rd
Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 800-926-2588
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Navigation is a short term (120 days or less), solution focused flexible service intended to help members of the community who are experiencing temporary instability find services and resources in the context of a plan.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Coeur D Alene, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 1250 Ironwood Dr
Suite 100
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-769-1515
Fax: 208-666-6744
Eligibility: An application for children's mental health services is required to determine eligibility for services.
Services Provided: The Regional Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 800-745-1186
Service Categories:
Address: Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 800-745-1186
Service Categories:
Services Provided: Inquiries and Questions regarding Foster Care & Adoption (All calls in or out of State).
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Anchor House - Idaho Youth Ranch
Address: 1609 Government Way
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-667-3340
Fax: 208-667-1645
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Anchor House, a program of the Idaho Youth Ranch, is a licensed substance abuse treatment program for boys ages 13 to 18 years old. Teens can come from anywhere in Idaho. Families can seek help based on what they can afford. Probation Departments, Schools, out-patient counselors, substance abuse providers and parents are typical referral sources. The length of stay is based on the child's need, typically 90-120 days. There is an on-site accredited school.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
1120 Ironwood
Suite 102
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-769-1515
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 1120 Ironwood
Suite 102
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-769-1515
Services Provided: OCOC is a partnership between IDHW and churches to find a home for children who would otherwise be in Foster Care.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
610 W Hubbard
Suite 123
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-659-8210
Organization Name: KinCare Coalition
Address: 610 W Hubbard
Suite 123
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-659-8210
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Relatives as Parents or Grandparents as Parents support groups are established to share information among members and provide a safe place to discuss the problems associated with your new parenting situation. Call the contact listed for meeting times and more information.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
1120 Ironwood Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 800-926-2588
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 1120 Ironwood Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 800-926-2588
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Navigation is a short term (120 days or less), solution focused flexible service intended to help members of the community who are experiencing temporary instability find services and resources in the context of a plan.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Eagle, ID

2421 Duck Alley Rd.
Eagle, ID 83616
Phone: 208-888-5235
Address: 2421 Duck Alley Rd.
Eagle, ID 83616
Phone: 208-888-5235
Fax: 208-888-3481
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Christian Children's ranch is a group home which takes in homeless and at risk children. Most children are placed by parents and can stay long and short term. The facility is run just like a home with house parents and a family routine. There is room for 8 kids per home. The charge is on a sliding scale and varies case to case.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Emmett, ID

330 W Main St
Emmett, ID 83617
Phone: 208-365-3642
Address: 330 W Main St
Emmett, ID 83617
Phone: 208-365-3642
Fax: 208-365-3687
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Group Foster Home and residential therapy
36 Beds for boys ages 9-17
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Idaho Falls, ID

Address: 935 E Lincoln Rd
Idaho Falls, ID 83405-1098
Phone: 208-522-5391
Toll Free Phone: 800-632-4813
Fax: 208-746-5456
Eligibility: Bonneville, Butte, Clark, Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi, Madison, and Teton Counties
Services Provided: Services for older adults and adults with disabilities.
PROGRAMS AND SERVICES: **Adult Protection - Investigation and legal assistance. **Family Caregiver Support Program - Assistance, information, respite, support and supplemental services. **In-Home Services - Case management, homemaker, home-delivered meals and caregivers respite. **Medicare Education - Help in understanding Medicare and rectifying billing questions. **Nutrition Services - Senior Center directory, home-delivered meals, congregate meals, education and counseling. **Ombudsmen - Advocates for the elderly. **Support Services - Information and Assistance, outreach, transportation. **Additional Programs & Services - Telephone reassurance. **KinCare Coalition - supports the efforts of grandparents and other adults/kin who step in to parent children during temporary or permanent absence or neglect of parents. Relatives as Parents or Grandparents as Parents support groups are established to share information among members and provide a safe place to discuss the problems associated with your new parenting situation. Call the contact listed for meeting times and more information. The Idaho Commission on Aging provides contract oversight to the Area Agency on Aging offices.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 6/11/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 150 Shoup Ave
Suite 19
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Phone: 208-528-5900
Fax: 208-528-5950
Eligibility: Contact for information.
Services Provided: The Regional Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
2935 Rollandet
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Phone: 208-542-2905
Address: 2935 Rollandet
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Phone: 208-542-2905
Fax: 208-522-2427
Eligibility: Contact for more information.
Services Provided: Group/Foster Home for troubled youth ages 6-17.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: Idaho Falls, ID 83405
Phone: 800-926-2588
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: BINGHAM COUNTY split - Blackfoot and Shelley handled by Region 7

Navigation is a short term (120 days or less), solution focused flexible service intended to help members of the community who are experiencing temporary instability find services and resources in the context of a plan.

**Effective 4/10/2012 all referrals for Bingham County (Blackfoot 83221, Shelley 83274, ) will be handled by Region 7.**
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Lewiston, ID

Organization Name: Idaho Commission on Aging
Address: 124 New 6th St
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-746-3351
Fax: 208-746-5456
Eligibility: Clearwater, Idaho, Latah, Lewis and Nez Perce counties
Services Provided: Providing leadership and advocacy on issues important to older Idahoans. Administration and monitoring of federally and state funded programs and services designed to help older Idahoans retain their independence, safety and dignity.

PROGRAMS AND SERVICES:
**Adult Protection - Investigation and legal assistance.
**Family Caregiver Support Program - Assistance, information, respite, support and supplemental services.
**In-Home Services - Case management, homemaker, home-delivered meals, caregivers respite.
**Medicare Education - Help in understanding Medicare and rectifying billing questions. Assist with enrollment.
**Nutrition Services - Senior Center directory, home-delivered meals, congregate meals, education and counseling.
**Older Worker Programs - Occupational training, work experience services.
**Ombudsmen - Advocates for the elderly in skilled nursing facilities.
**Support Services - Information and Assistance, outreach, transportation, adult day care.
**Additional Programs & Services - Telephone reassurance, shopping assistance.
**KinCare Coalition - supports the efforts of grandparents and other adults/kin who step in to parent children during temporary or permanent absence or neglect of parents.
** Alzheimer's information.
The Idaho Commission on Aging provides contract oversight to the Area Agency on Aging offices.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 6/11/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 1118 F Street
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-799-4360
Eligibility: An application for Behavioral health services is required to determine eligibility for services.
Services Provided: The Regional Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Address: 419 22nd Ave
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-743-9404
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Residential treatment and special services for emotionally impaired children and adolescents (ages 5-17 served). Connected to the Syringa House, which serves females only ages 5-17 in Nampa. Group facilities.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 1118 F Street
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-799-4360
Services Provided: One Church One Child (OCOC) is a partnership between the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, communities of faith, and other invested partners working together to improve outcomes for children in Idaho.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 1118 F St
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 800-926-2588
Services Provided: Navigation is a short term (120 days or less), solution focused flexible service intended to help members of the community who are experiencing temporary instability find services and resources in the context of a plan.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Mccall, ID

Address: 260 Mission St.
Mccall, ID 83638
Phone: 208-634-1152
Eligibility: Boys and Girls birth to 18 years.
Services Provided: Shepherd's Home is a non- denominational residential shelter for boys and girls ages between 0 and 18. Children needing both short term and long term care. The Shepherd's Home is managed by live-in foster parents in order to provide a true home setting. Respite care for families in crisis in addition to foster care. Licensed for 6 children.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Meridian, ID

Address: 701 S. Allen Ste. 100
Meridian, ID 83642
Phone: 208-898-7060
Toll Free Phone: 844-850-2883
Fax: 208-322-3569
Email: psa3@a3ssa.com
Eligibility: Ada, Adams, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, Owyhee, Payette, Valley, and Washington counties.
Services Provided: This agency provides solutions for seniors, people with disabilities and caregivers aimed at securing safe, healthy, community supported and independent living options through comprehensive information, assistance, advocacy, and planning efforts.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 6/11/2019

Nampa, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 823 Park Centre Way
Nampa, ID 83651
Phone: 208-465-8452
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Regional Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Address: 1723 S. Horton St.
Nampa, ID 83686-2970
Phone: 208-467-5223
Fax: 208-442-1009
Eligibility: Call for information
Services Provided: Residential Group Foster Home licensed for females aged 6 to 17 years. Abused, neglected and Abandoned. Emotional and group therapy.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019

Payette, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 515 N 16th ST
Payette, ID 83661
Phone: 208-642-6411
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Regional Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses child care facilities, foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Pocatello, ID

Organization Name: Idaho Commission on Aging
Address: 214 E Center St
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 208-233-4032
Toll Free Phone: 800-526-8129
Fax: 208-233-5232
Email: kristen@sicog.org
Eligibility: Bannock, Bear Lake, Bingham, Caribou, Franklin, Oneida and Power counties
Services Provided: The Area V Agency on Aging located in Pocatello provides information and support which maximizes independence and quality of life for older adults, 60 years of age and older, individuals with disabilities and vulnerable adults 18 years and older.

PROGRAMS AND SERVICES:
**Adult Protection - Investigation and legal assistance.
**Family Caregiver Support Program - Assistance, information, respite, support and supplemental services.
**In-Home Services - Case management, homemaker, home-delivered meals, and caregivers respite.
**Medicare Education - Help in understanding Medicare and rectifying billing questions.
**Nutrition Services - Senior Center directory, home-delivered meals, congregate meals, education and counseling.
**Ombudsmen - Advocates for the elderly in skilled nursing facilities and assisted living facilities.
**Support Services - Information and Assistance, outreach, transportation, adult day care.
**KinCare Coalition - supports the efforts of grandparents and other adults/kin who step in to parent children during temporary or permanent absence or neglect of parents.
**Assistive Technology - storage for Equipment Reutilization Program.

The Idaho Commission on Aging provides contract oversight to the Area Agency on Aging offices.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 6/11/2019
Address: 403 N Hayes Ave
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 208-234-1122
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Project Safe Place is a network of safe locations throughout the community where youth victims, youth at risk or youth in danger can turn for help. The Safe Place locations have trained individuals who participate in the Safe Place program. They will assess the situation and make the appropriate referral or contact. Safe Place Sites are limited to business locations and public buildings. Currently, there are 85 businesses and public buildings that are Safe Place locations in Pocatello, Chubbuck, Inkom, American Falls, Fort. Hall, Lava, Downey, and McCammon.

*Baby Steps 234-1122 ext 15 Contact Candice Camper.

Hotline is staffed 24 hours per day by volunteers. Provides a variety of intervention, treatment and support services to youth and families in Bannock County.

Family Counseling Program provides crises intervention, individual and family counseling, mediation services and competency building on an outpatient basis to at risk youth and their families. Program includes the following components: Child Custody & Family Mediation; Victim Assistance Counseling; Victim/Offender Mediation; Testing & Assessment; Social Skills/Anger Management; Competency Building.

Out of Home Placement Program provides 8 out of home placements for young people in the custody of the State under Child Protection or Childrens Mental Health. Out of care is provided in the following two settings:
**Transitional Group Care Project - structured group care for adolescents in the custody of the State of Idaho.
**Treatment Family Program - a professional foster care program providing community based and family centered treatment to young people in State custody.

Bannock House provides emergency shelter, counseling and aftercare services to runaway & homeless youth and their families.

Runaway Homeless Youth Project provides emergency shelter only for adolescents. Counseling and aftercare services to runaway and homeless. They can house 13 youths, co-ed from ages 10-1.

Programs are administered by the Bannock Youth Foundation, a private, non-profit organization that has been providing a variety of intervention, treatment and support to youth and families in Bannock County since 1978.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 1070 Hiline Rd
Pocatello, ID 83205-4166
Phone: 208-239-6200
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The Regional Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
1070 Hiline
Suite 170
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 208-239-6200
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 1070 Hiline
Suite 170
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 208-239-6200
Services Provided: OCOC is a partnership between IDHW and churches to find a home for children who would otherwise be in Foster Care.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
1090 Hiline Road
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 800-926-2588
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 1090 Hiline Road
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 800-926-2588
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: BINGHAM COUNTY split - Aberdeen, Fort Hall, Pingree, Springfield, Sterling handled by Region 6 - Firth handled by Region 7

Navigation is a short term (120 days or less), solution focused flexible service intended to help members of the community who are experiencing temporary instability find services and resources in the context of a plan.

**Effective 4/10/2012 all referrals for Bingham County (Blackfoot 83221, Shelley 83274, ) will be handled by Region 7.**
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Sandpoint, ID

900 Spruce St.
Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone: 208-265-2236
Address: 900 Spruce St.
Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone: 208-265-2236
Fax: 208-255-1526
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Kinderhaven is primarily emergency shelter for abused and neglected children who come to us through Health and Welfare.
Sometimes we will accommodate teen girls, who have no foster placement, until they age out.
Group Foster Home
Licensed for 12 - coed
Take girls up to 18, and boys up to 12.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Twin Falls, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
Address: 601 Poleline Rd
Suite 6
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-734-4000
Eligibility: An application for children's mental health services is required to determine eligibility for services.
Services Provided: The Regional Children and Family Services Program receives and evaluates reports of child abuse, neglect or abandonment. When necessary, appropriate services are provided to resolve family needs. This Program assesses, evaluates and determines reported incidents of child abuse, which may include an evaluation of family members and/or the abused child. Helps acquire counseling for victim, parents, abuser and other involved. There is no fee for child protective services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program licenses foster homes and provides some adoption services.

The Regional Children and Family Services Program is administered by the Division of Family and Community Services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
601 Poleline Road
Suite 6
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-734-4000
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 601 Poleline Road
Suite 6
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-734-4000
Services Provided: OCOC is a partnership between IDHW and churches to find a home for children who would otherwise be in Foster Care.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
Address: 803 Harrison
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 800-926-2588
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Navigation is a short term (120 days or less), solution focused flexible service intended to help members of the community who are experiencing temporary instability find services and resources in the context of a plan.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

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1300 Dexter Avenue North
Floor 3
Seattle, WA 98109-3542
Phone: 206-282-7300
Address: 1300 Dexter Avenue North
Floor 3
Seattle, WA 98109-3542
Phone: 206-282-7300
Fax: 206-282-3555
Eligibility: Resources to help prepare youths for living on their own.
Services Provided: Online Resource: A web site containing resources to help prepare youths for living on their own. Click on the tab "Ready, Set, Fly" Ready, Set, Fly! - designed to help caregivers teach youth some of the skills needed for youth to live successfully on their own. As a guide for parents and/or child welfare professionals, it offers creative life skills activities to help youth reach their life skills goals. Directions for each activity are provided and the activities can be printed from this web site. The Ansell-Casey Life Skills Assessment (ACLSA) is available in Spanish.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/2/2018
2021 E Hennepin Ave
Suite 320
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Phone: 800-557-5238
Address: 2021 E Hennepin Ave
Suite 320
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Phone: 800-557-5238
Fax: 253-683-4249
Eligibility: Open to all.
Services Provided: Online Resource for educational information to foster parents and foster children.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/2/2018