Foster Care/Kinship Care

Children and youth who have alternative living arrangements in agency-supervised private family homes or group homes due to social, physical or emotional problems or those of another family member. (Adapted from AIRS YK-8000.200 Foster Children) (For Kinship Adoption see If you know of a Service that should be listed but isn't, please Suggest a New Provider. If you find errors in a listing, please let us know by using the "Suggest an Edit" form on the provider's detail page.

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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 7/30/2019

Blackfoot, ID

501 N. Maple St.
Ste. 309
Blackfoot, ID 83221-1700
Phone: 208-782-2693
Address:
501 N. Maple St.
Ste. 309
Blackfoot, ID 83221-1700
Phone: 208-782-2693
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Bingham County RTC provides 24 hr residential care and counseling for troubled youth and their families. Crisis intervention through a contract with H&W and as a service to Bingham County residents.
Provides emergency shelter for runaway and homeless youth.
Transitional group care project provides structured group care for youth returning to the community from Department of Juvenile placements.
Children's treatment licensed for up to 16 - coed
Counseling one-on-one basis
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
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.
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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/8/2020
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
Organization Name: Idaho Youth Ranch - Hays Shelter Home
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Address:
7221 W Poplar St
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 208-322-6687
Fax: 208-322-3905
Eligibility: Youth (ages 9-17)
Services Provided: Crisis intervention services for youth, ages 9-18 and their families. Services for abused, neglected, runaway, homeless and at-risk youth. Services include: short-term shelter for youth; advocacy; telephone interventions and referrals; individual and family crisis intervention, mediation, and counseling; group counseling and education; parent education classes; case planning; community referrals. Focus is on crisis stabilization, conflict resolution and family reconciliation. Questions about the program or inquiries for placement can be made through the Youth Help Line - (208) 322-2308 or toll free (877) 805-2308.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/31/2019
Organization Name: Idaho Youth Ranch
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Address:
5465 W. Irving St.
Boise, ID 83706
Phone: 208-377-2613
Fax: 208-664-6251
Eligibility: Call for specific information.
Services Provided: Consolidating Agency: This is the Administration Office Building including family services and adoption services.
Provides information, services, home studies and resources for adoptions for both the birth parents and adoptive parents and, family counseling.
Non Agency (Independent) adoptions - Completing home studies to meet legal guidelines.
***Adoptions are handled out of Family Services North Office****
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/31/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
1720 Westgate Dr
Suite B
Boise, ID 83704
Phone: 800-926-2588
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Burley, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Caldwell, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
3402 Franklin Rd
Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 800-926-2588
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Coeur d'Alene, ID

1609 Government Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-667-3340
Organization Name: Idaho Youth Ranch
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Address:
1609 Government Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-667-3340
Eligibility: 13-18 year old males
Services Provided: Provides 24 hour, staff secure, community-based, treatment for 12 boys for troubled adolescent males, ages 13-18. State, county and private placements. Includes drug and peer group counseling, independent living skills training, service learning, substance abuse disorder - Program services are designed to address the comprehensive needs of youth who stay at Anchor House - Emphasis is on interpersonal/socal and cognitive skill building - within this emphasis, specialized attention is given to problem solving, substance abuse education, family counseling and skill building leisure and recreation spiritual development and pre-vocational study.- Individual, group and family counseling classes are scheduled throughout the week - Individual service plans are designed to address the diverse cultural needs of the youth
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/31/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/31/2019
2005 Ironwood Parkway, Suite 200
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2466
Phone: 800-745-1186
Service Categories:
Address:
2005 Ironwood Parkway, Suite 200
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2466
Phone: 800-745-1186
Fax: 208-676-0435
Service Categories:
Email: icwrtc@ewu.edu
Services Provided: Inquiries and Questions regarding Foster Care & Adoption (All calls in or out of State).
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/31/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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Address:
1150 Ironwood Dr, Suite 100
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-769-1515
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. OCOC of Idaho’s focus is on foster children, especially those who are hardest to place into forever homes which include older youth, sibling groups, and children with special needs. In addition to helping with foster and adoptive parent recruitment efforts within Idaho’s faith-based communities, OCOC strives to build a natural support system within the community for foster, adoptive and biological children and their families.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/31/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/31/2019

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

Emmett, ID

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
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Idaho Falls, ID

Organization Name: Idaho Commission on Aging
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 7/30/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 9/10/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.**
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Lewiston, ID

Organization Name: Idaho Commission on Aging
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 7/30/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 9/10/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Marsing, ID

Address:
7696 Old Bruneau Hwy
Marsing, ID 83639
Phone: 208-896-4673
Fax: 208-896-5353
Eligibility: pre-assessment required.
Services Provided: Hope House is a private non-government funded Christian home for preadolescent and adolescent, emotionally impaired youth from failing or failed adoptions that struggle with attachment and bonding. Hope House is licensed through the State of Idaho as a residential child care facility. Minimum stay is 18 months. An accredited school is onsite. Sliding fee $0 - $1500.00.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 11/5/2019

McCall, ID

Address:
PO Box 2011
McCall, ID 83638
Phone: 208-634-1152
Email: admin@shepherds-home.org
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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/19/2019

Meridian, ID

Organization Name: Idaho Commission on Aging
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 7/30/2019

Nampa, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 9/10/2019

Payette, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Pocatello, ID

Organization Name: Idaho Commission on Aging
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 7/30/2019
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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Address:
110 S 19th St
Pocatello, ID 83204-0246
Phone: 208-234-4722
Fax: 208-234-2135
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: MK Place provides drug/alcohol evaluations, intensive outpatient treatment, family education, family therapy, drug court programs and residential treatment to adolescents who are seriously and harmfully involved with alcohol and drugs.

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
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
1090 Hiline Road
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 800-926-2588
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.**
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Rupert, ID

Organization Name: Idaho Youth Ranch
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Address:
506 E St
Rupert, ID 83350
Phone: 208-532-4117
Fax: 208-532-4532
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Contact the Ranch (208-532-4117) or go to www.youthranch.org for more details about the Rupert Program.

A residential therapeutic facility for children 8 to 18. The Ranch accepts youth from private families base on family's ability to pay. Length of stay is approximately 10 - 12 months. Program components include:
** Individual and group counseling
**Substance abuse education and counseling,
**Life Skills
**Anger Management
**Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT)
**Structured recreation
**Volunteer Opportunities.

On campus Alternate school operated by the Minidoka School District.
**grades 5-12
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 12/31/2019

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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Twin Falls, ID

Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Children and Family Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/8/2020
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/9/2020
Organization Name: Health & Welfare, Division Family & Community Services
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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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Nationwide

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.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 9/10/2019
1102 Prairie Ridge Trail
Pflugerville, TX 78660
Phone: 800-557-5238
Address:
1102 Prairie Ridge Trail
Pflugerville, TX 78660
Phone: 800-557-5238
Fax: 888-925-5634
Email: Info@NFPAonline.org
Eligibility: Open to all.
Services Provided: The National Foster Parent Association (NFPA) is a non-profit organization established in 1972 to address the concerns of several independent groups of foster parents and child welfare professionals to provide foster families with opportunities for advocacy, networking, and education.

Primary Activities:
• Promote the delivery of services and supports to foster families
• Support quality foster care by promoting excellence and best practice
• Provide services and supports to state and local foster parent associations
• Develop and provide education and training, information, dissemination of information to the public
• Advocate at the local, state and national level; promote networking and collaboration
• Promote positive image of family foster care; greater visibility; encourage active involvement
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 7/30/2019

WA

Vancouver, WA

Address:
2404 E Mill Blvd
Suite A
Vancouver, WA 98661
Phone: 360-690-8495
Fax: 360-690-8498
Eligibility: Children age 12 to 17 with behavior issues
Services Provided: Project PATCH is passionately committed to restoring troubled youth and building stronger families.

Project PATCH Youth Ranch, is a licensed residential youth treatment facility. We are licensed to accommodate up to forty residents between twelve and seventeen years old. Our thirty-nine dedicated staff members include five professional counselors and two teachers. PATCHs mission is centered on helping at-risk youth find a better way to live their lives with hope for the future.
The six elements of the Project PATCH Program are

Therapy Licensed counselors facilitate group, individual and family counseling. Peers hold each other accountable for behaviors and challenge each other to make better choices.
Wilderness This supervised camping with periods of silence, exercise and survival skills provides an excellent way to break through to residents not responding to campus life.
Spiritual focus PATCH has a Christian staff and a chaplain who coordinates worship times, bible classes and other spiritual activities.
Education Two teachers facilitate highly individualized preparation for higher learning through independent study. They work to bring youth whove fallen behind up to an age appropriate grade level.
Recreation Indoor & outdoor recreation includes gym and field sports, auto body shop, wood shop, rafting, camping, music, crafts and games.
Community Service Volunteerism teaches young people to focus on the needs of others and exposes them to the joy of giving. Some activities are invalid visits, Christmas boxes, and clean-up projects.
Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/8/2020