Address:8 One Way LnGarden Valley, ID 83622Map & Directions
Services: Food Bank. By appointment only.
Address:110 W Pine StCascade, ID 83611Map & Directions
Services: Private, non-profit agency which serves the low income senior citizens handicapped people by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.
Services may include, but are not limited to, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing, family development programs, special housing programs, and telephone assistance (you can apply for the telephone assistance program at either Health and Welfare or the Community Action Agency) Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.
handiman: senior citizen anddisabled. and ccitizen ---- in home services..
IDA stands for Individual Development Accounts. IDAs are matched savings accounts that can only be used to save for a certain asset goal. To get more information ask to speak to an account manager.
Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm MON - FRI
Address:1470 Main StCascade, ID 83611Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry is to assist and provide supplemental food to the needy in Valley County.
Hours: 1st and 3rd Thursday 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Address:420 Main StIdaho City, ID 83631Map & Directions
Services: County Government. Marriage licenses.
Circuit Breaker is a property tax reduction program The program is most often for elderly and disabled individuals
Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm MON - FRI
Address:1008 E Locust StEmmett, ID 83617Map & Directions
Services: MEDICAL RESERVE CORPS PHONE # 208-455-5324. Please have callers try the
website first www.volunteeridaho.com. If no internet access, refer clients to the number listed above.
DISTRICT OFFICE: Idaho's seven health districts work in close cooperation with the Department of Health and Welfare and numerous other state and local agencies. Each district has a board of health appointed by the county commissioners. The districts are not part of any state agency Each district responds to local needs to provide an array of services that may vary from district to district. Services range from community health nursing and home health nursing to environmental health, dental hygiene and nutrition programs. Many services are provided through contracts with the Department of Health and Welfare. Contact the nearest Health District for the latest information about services in your community and for information Also contact the Health District office regarding The Public Health Preparedness and Communication Systems office (Bioterrorism Planning) will work in partnership with the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, the other public health districts, health care providers and emergency service responders to formulate a cohesive statewide plan to prepare for and respond to bioterrorism attacks and other public health emergencies.
ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH: Environmental Health programs include issues where human health interrelates with the physical environment and the community of plants and animals
**Environmental Health Programs include: Day Care; Epidemiology (Animal Bites, Food and Water Borne Illness); Food Establishments (Permits, Plan Reviews, Inspections); Lead Health Program; Methamphetamine Labs; Public Pools; Solid Waste.
**Land Development programs include: Critical Materials Regulation; Mortgage Surveys; Non-Domestic Waste Water; Public Water Systems; Rathdrum Aquifer Protection; Shallow Injection Well Inventory; Subdivision Review; Subsurface Sewage (Site Evaluations, Permits, Inspections).
FAMILY PLANNING: Provides Family Planning services, including education, counseling, pregnancy testing, comprehensive physical examinations (including cancer screening, sexually transmitted disease screening and HIV testing) and referrals Most methods of birth control are offered Educational materials and speakers are available for community presentations upon request.
IMMUNIZATIONS: Local health districts provide routine childhood vaccinations through clinics offered at the health district office or occasionally at special off-site clinics Routine childhood vaccinations are low cost or no cost if the parent is unable to pay Overseas immunizations are offered by appointment Please call the local health district to find out which specific vaccines are needed for each destination Travelers receiving vaccines from the health district will need to pay for the vaccine Adult vaccines such as tetanus and diptheria (Td) boosters, hepatitis B, hepatitis A, pneumonia, and influenza vaccine may also be available The Immunization Registry (a free, voluntary, and confidential service) allows you, your family, and your Doctor to know when and for what you have been immunized and if you are current on your immunizations. It will also help insure you only get the vaccines you need when you need them.
WIC (WOMEN, INFANTS AND CHILDREN) PROGRAM: WIC is the supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children and provides: Healthy foods each month that can be purchased with WIC vouchers; health screenings; health and nutrition classes; information about community programs; referrals to health care providers; individual counseling with registered dietitians; breastfeeding information and support; recipes, newsletters, and educational materials WIC serves: Pregnant women; Breastfeeding women (up to one year postpartum); Infants up to one year of age; and Children under five years of age
SATELLITE OFFICES: Cambridge, Council, New Meadows,
Address:4950 N Bradley StGarden City, ID 83714Map & Directions
Services: Provide food boxes containing canned and dry goods with occasional bread, meat, frozen food and personal care items.
Amount given depends on the supply and individual need, usually give out a two - six day supply of food.
Need SSN for all in family and proof of income such as 2 pay stubs.
Medical Clinic on Wednesday and Saturday- 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM First 5 patients seen Wednesdays they have a OB-GYN Doctor CALL FIRST, CLINIC CLOSED--ENTIRE MONTH OF JULY.
Hours: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm WED and SAT- Food Box Only. Medical W&F first 5 patients only.
9:30 am - 11:30 am WED and SAT - Medical Clinic
Address:701 E 44th StGarden City, ID 83714Map & Directions
Services: Private, non-profit agency which serves the economically and socially disadvantaged by responding to their specific needs, enabling them to become self-sufficient and reach their full potential through individual, social, and educational development.
Services may include, but are not limited to, food commodities, emergency food, energy assistance, clothing and family development programs Other community programs may be available, call your local office for details.
There is a once annual credit for up to a maximum of $50. to assist qualifying UNITED WATER customers in jeopardy of having water services turned off You must be a UNITED WATER CUSTOMER and have a shut off notice to qualify for this assistance Callers who feel they may qualify for this assistance should ask for Dee at the 377-0700 number.
For phone assistance you will need to provide 3 months of proof of income.
Eligible for a voucher through El Ada Community Action Program.
The following services would be paid for using the voucher:
-Seeking Safety Treatment for PTSD & Substance Abuse developed by Lisa Najavits.
-Arts & Crafts - One time per month, beginning Aug. 25 from 2-5 pm.
***RAPID RE-HOUSING PROGRAM*** start date April 12, 2010
Client should call the Vista office number on Mondays only from 9:00am to 1:00 pm to make an appointment.
Individuals and households that would be homeless but for this assistance. Both of the following must apply:
-1. There are no other appropriate housing options
Hours: Calls for hours.
Will start setting appointments for energy assistance the end of Oct. 2010
Address:125 E 50th StGarden City, ID 83714Map & Directions
Services: All Region 3 Calls are routed to Garden City.
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.
**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, 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
The Idaho Commission on Aging provides contract oversight to the Area Agency on Aging offices.
Address:3838 S Cole RdBoise, ID 83709Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry providing food to the community as needed.
Hours: By Appointment
Address:3209 W Overland RdBoise, ID 83705Map & Directions
Services: Food is given to anyone who walks in and no one is turned away.
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm & Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm