Holiday Programs

Description: Programs that offer special assistance, services or special events during any of the yearly holidays in order to make the celebration of the season more enjoyable. (AIRS PH-2950)

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Boise, ID

Organization Name: Boise Rescue Mission
Address: 308 S 24th St
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-343-2389
Fax: 208-343-7607
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Boise Rescue Mission teaches the Word of God and provides food, shelter, clothing, counseling, job search assistance and recovery programs for men, women and children in need. Emergency services and recovery programs are provided at the following facilities: River of Life Rescue Mission (Boise), City Light Home for Women and Children (Boise) and the Lighthouse Rescue Mission (Nampa). Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served at the facilities to anyone in need. Professional mental health services are available.

The New Life Program is a 12-18 month discipleship/recovery program for homeless men and women that provides substance abuse recovery services to chemically dependent/alcoholic individuals. The program is designed to help individuals develop and implement long range recovery plans toward self sufficiency with support services such as life skills training, education, employment preparedness, health care and mental health services.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
4308 W State St
Boise, ID 83703
Phone: 208-343-5429
Organization Name: Salvation Army, Cascade Division
Address: 4308 W State St
Boise, ID 83703
Phone: 208-343-5429
Eligibility: Can only receive one per person for lifetime
Services Provided: Energy Bill Assistance- emergency heating. Gas and power bills as well as propane wood and pellet- must call the 1st Thursday of the month 433-4424 at 8:00 am and leave a mesg. Call backs made in order received until funding is gone. 433-4424- Program runs Oct-April. OR SENIORS DAY AGE 62 2nd FRIDAY OF MONTH.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Organization Name: Salvation Army, Cascade Division
Address: 4306 W. State St.
Boise, ID 83703
Phone: 208-433-4435
Services Provided: This is the Division Headquarters for the cascade division of the Salvation Army.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Address: Boise, ID
Phone: 208-398-3384
Fax: 208-344-9757
Services Provided: 2016 Thanksgiving sign up must have proof of residence and photo ID

Sign up: Sacred Heart 811 S Latah St - Sat. 11/12 10:00 am to 3:00 pm and M-W the 14th to 16th 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

St Vincent Thrift Store 213 N Main Meridian - 11/10 & 11 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm and Saturday 11/12 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

St Vincent Thrift Store 6464 W State St Boise - Sat 11/5/16 10:00 am to 3:00 pm 11/7 to 11/9 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Food Box Distribution will be at the Fairgrounds on Nov. 21 & 22 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Thanksgiving Dinner Nov. 23 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm 3217 W Overland Boise

Christmas Toy Store for children 18 & under - to receive voucher for store located at 251 N Orchard contact St Vincent Help Line 331-2208 - Christmas Trees and Stockings as well as 1 toy for ea eligible child

Christmas Dinner December 24th 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the 3217 W Overland location
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
Boise, ID
Phone: 208-422-6255
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
Address: Boise, ID
Phone: 208-422-6255
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Low income.
Services Provided: https://toysfortots.org/request_toys/Default.aspx
Go to Toys for Tots website
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Click on Request a Toy
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Click on Request a Toy again and info. for local area should show up.

Salvation Army - Toys & Food - accepting applications 11/7/16 to 12/5/16 Applications can be turned in on Mondays in
November 9:00 – 3:00 or evening applications accepted Nov 21th, Dec 1st. 9:00 a.m.
– 8:00 p.m. and Dec 2nd 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Dec 3rd 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Toys are
only provided for kids 0-12 years of age. Must bring proof of address, identification
for all household adults, and proof of age for your children (ages 0-12). Due to
limited space, please do not bring your children with you to sign up.

Catholic Charities - Toys for Tots - accepting applications until 11/21/16 call 345-6031 or go to 4202 W Emerald in Boise to register


Women's and Children's Alliance - Toys - program is for WCA current and former clients - call 343-3688 prior to 11/01/16
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Caldwell, ID

Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 208-422-6255
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
Address: Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: 208-422-6255
Service Categories:
Eligibility: low income
Services Provided: https://toysfortots.org/request_toys/Default.aspx
Go to Toys for Tots website
Select a State
Click on Request a Toy
Select a Location (county)
Click on Request a Toy again and info. for local area should show up.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Coeur D Alene, ID

Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-771-9093
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
Address: Coeur D Alene, ID 83814
Phone: 208-771-9093
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Low income
Services Provided: https://toysfortots.org/request_toys/Default.aspx
Go to Toys for Tots website
Select a State
Click on Request a Toy
Select a Location (county)
Click on Request a Toy again and info. for local area should show up.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Hope, ID

415 Wellington Pl
Hope, ID 83836
Phone: 208-264-5481
Address: 415 Wellington Pl
Hope, ID 83836
Phone: 208-264-5481
Fax: 208-264-5481
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Seasonal Program. Christmas Gift Basket -- The Memorial Community Center Christmas Baskets Program is a community wide effort to provide food boxes, adult gifts, and gifts for all the children and teens who need a helping hand at Christmas.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 4/26/2019

Idaho Falls, ID

Organization Name: Salvation Army, Cascade Division
Address: 605 N Blvd
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Phone: 208-522-7200
Fax: 208-522-5127
Services Provided: We offer the following services: Food Bank, one time rent/utility assistance, After School Program, Summer Day Camp Program, limited prescription assistance, hygiene kits, diapers, etc., religious services, Christmas Baskets, co-sponsor of Community Thanksgiving Dinner.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Address: 805 S Holmes St
Idaho Falls, ID 83401
Phone: 208-522-6280
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Offers assistance to those in need including prescription medication assistance, food/meals, clothing.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 3/15/2019
Idaho Falls, ID 83401
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
Address: Idaho Falls, ID 83401
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Low income
Services Provided: 2017 - Deadline for Idaho Falls 12/8/17
https://toysfortots.org/request_toys/Default.aspx
Go to Toys for Tots website
Select a State
Click on Request a Toy
Select a Location (county)
Click on Request a Toy again and info. for local area should show up.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Lewiston, ID

Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-746-5842
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
Address: Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: 208-746-5842
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Low income.
Services Provided: https://toysfortots.org/request_toys/Default.aspx
Go to Toys for Tots website
Select a State
Click on Request a Toy
Select a Location (county)
Click on Request a Toy again and info. for local area should show up.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Nampa, ID

2102 Caldwell Blvd
Suite 116
Nampa, ID 83651
Phone: 208-468-9555
Organization Name: Other Mothers Boise
Address: 2102 Caldwell Blvd
Suite 116
Nampa, ID 83651
Phone: 208-468-9555
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Thrift Store for children's clothing and misc. items. You may also receive credit for items you wish to trade in. Store has a monthly .25 sale. Also carry womens' and maternity clothing.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Pocatello, ID

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: Salvation Army, Cascade Division
Address: 400 N 4th Ave
Pocatello, ID 83201
Phone: 208-232-5318
Eligibility: Low income, no income, transient.
Services Provided: Provides assistance with food, clothing, housing, and emergency assistance. Also includes project share, assistance with heating bills. Daily lunch program (6 days per week,11:00 am to 12:00 pm, Monday - Saturday).
Pre-made food boxes available Tuesday & Thursday regular business hours
Pantry open Monday, Wednesday & Friday @ 1:00
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Pocatello, ID
Phone: 208-242-8949
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
Address: Pocatello, ID
Phone: 208-242-8949
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Low income
Services Provided: https://toysfortots.org/request_toys/Default.aspx
Go to Toys for Tots website
Select a State
Click on Request a Toy
Select a Location (county)
Click on Request a Toy again and info. for local area should show up.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018

Star, ID

10775 W State St
Star, ID 83669
Phone: 208-779-0046
Organization Name: The Idaho Foodbank
Address: 10775 W State St
Star, ID 83669
Phone: 208-779-0046
Eligibility: Anyone
Services Provided: STAR, EAGLE, MIDDLETON, EMMETT ONLY.
Food Bank, Holiday Adopt-A-Family, School Supply drive, Summer lunch program, Recycle Bicycle Program, Community Garden.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 4/26/2019

Twin Falls, ID

Organization Name: Salvation Army, Cascade Division
Address: 348 4th Ave N
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Phone: 208-733-8720
Eligibility: Magic Valley resident.
Services Provided: Rental Assistance TWIN FALLS COUNTY ONLY (if there is funding) - must have and eviction notice, must have some sort of an income, cannot be on housing assistance. One time assistance.

Provides emergency food boxes, meal site from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., emergency lodging, energy assistance, clothing and household needs by voucher through the Salvation Army spiritual drug and alcohol counseling and rehab available.

After school program children 6-12 ($20.00 a month)
Open Gym Program 15-19 ($2.00 a night fee) Friday.

Project Share- assist needy individuals with utility bills from Oct 1 through Apr 4. Will help according to availability of funding.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018
Twin Falls, ID
Phone: 208-933-2856
Service Categories:
Organization Name: Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
Address: Twin Falls, ID
Phone: 208-933-2856
Service Categories:
Eligibility: Low income
Services Provided: https://toysfortots.org/request_toys/Default.aspx
Go to Toys for Tots website
Select a State
Click on Request a Toy
Select a Location (county)
Click on Request a Toy again and info. for local area should show up.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018