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
Address:2612 W State StBoise, ID 83702Map & Directions
Services: St. Mary's provides boxes of dry goods (cans, packages, meat, dairy, bread, etc). Enough is given for 2 1/2 to 3 weeks.
Hours: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm MON, WED, FRI.
Address:775 N 8th StBoise, ID 83702Map & Directions
Services: Food Bank Friendship Feast Dinner
Physical Location (Food Bank) 807 N. 9th Street
815 Hays St Boise, ID 83702
Boise ID 83702
Hours: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm MON - THU = Food Bank
5:30 pm on 2nd THU of every month = Friendship Feast Dinner
Address:4308 W State StBoise, ID 83703Map & Directions
Services: *** EFFECTIVE 3/1/11 - FOOD BANK HOURS 9 AM TO 1 PM
Offers emergency food, clothing, furniture, shelter assistance, information and referral, emergency travel assistance, summer camps for low income, and missing persons information
Project Share - UTILITY ASSISTANCE OCTOBER 1 THRU APRIL 30.
The CATCH program - Charitable Assistance To Community's Homeless - primarily assists homeless families with children younger than 18 The program is also available to young adults, ages 18 to 22, who are aging out of foster care.
Hours: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm MON-FRI.
Senior Day 2nd Friday of each month 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Address:950 W State StBoise, ID 83702Map & Directions
Services: Dry, canned, dairy, when available fresh vegetables, fresh fruits and frozen meals. May visit once per month.
Hours: 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm MON
Address:3000 N Esquire DrBoise, ID 83704Map & Directions
Services: The Community Ministries Center offers assistance in food, formula and diapers, and bus tokens when available.
Hours: 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm TUE - FRI
Address:123 S Auto DrBoise, ID 83709Map & Directions
Services: Food bank available to anyone once a month.
Hours: Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm
Address:717 N 11th StBoise, ID 83702Map & Directions
Services: Friendship Feast every Sunday @ 5:00 pm.***Free Dinner 3rd Thursday of Month @ 6:00 pm*** Good Sam Days (local bus passes, 1 gas voucher/ toiletries) 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month @ 1:30 pm *** Food Pantry-lunch bags-Daily Sun-Fri. *** Baby Needs Closet (diapers/wipes/clothes/equipment) M & W 1:00-4:30 pm***
Hours: Church Hours 7:00am - 9:00pm M-F and Sat. 8-5 and Sun. 7-7.
Address:707 N Armstrong PlBoise, ID 83704Map & Directions
Services: MEDICAL RESERVE CORPS PHONE # 208-321-2215
Swine Flu Hotline for Region 4 - 208-321-2222
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 District Health Department for the latest information about services in your community and for information. The Public Health Preparedness 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); Public Pools.
**Land Development Programs include: Mortgage Surveys; Public Water Systems; Subdivision Review; Subsurface Sewage (Site Evaluations, Permits, Inspections).
REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH (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. Applications for temporary Medicaid cards for prenatal care are available.
IMMUNIZATIONS: Local health departments provide routine childhood vaccinations through clinics offered at the health department Routine childhood vaccinations are offered at low cost or no cost if the parent is unable to pay Please call the local health department to schedule an appointment. The Health Department will bill your insurance company. The Immunization Registry (a free, voluntary, and confidential service) allows you, your family, and your Doctor will 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, always take your immunizations records to each appointment.
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 and 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, non-nursing women up t 6 months postpartum; Infants up to one year of age; and Children under five years of age
WOMEN'S HEALTH CHECK contractor Women's Health Check is a federally funded program that offers free breast and cervical cancer screenings to women who qualify The Women's Health Check is for women who do not have health insurance that covers mammograms or pap test, meet income guidelines, are U.S. Citizens or have an Alien ID card, and are one of the following: Age 50-64 or; Age 40-49 and have not had a pap test in 5 years or longer, or never had a pap test (priority given); age 30-49 with symptoms suspicious of breast cancer (must have a clinician complete approval form); age 30-39 with symptoms suspicious of cervical cancer, confirmed by healthcare provider, age 65 or older and is NOT eligible for Medicare or does not have Medicare part B.
Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm MON - FRI