There are certain organizations throughout the valley that can offer you a variety of different supports after they meet with you to assess your specific needs. We have listed some of those organizations below.
You can also visit the Self Rescue Manual webpage, which provides a large comprehensive guide to all community resources and supports in Ada and Canyon Counties.
For online access to resources available through the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, check Live Better Idaho and the Idaho '211' Resource and Referral Information Line.
St. Vincent DePaul Society
St. Vincent DePaul Society may provide assistance with utilities, rent, household goods, transportation, and clothing.
Call the helpline and someone will make an appointment to meet with you.
Sometimes you have to leave a message.
Ada County and Mountain Home area
Call 208.919.2940 (English)
The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army supports community members in need with utilities, clothing, food, shelter, and beyond.
Western Idaho Community Action Program (WICAP)
WICAP can help with a wide variety of emergency needs such as financial assistance and money management, transportation, household items, heating assistance, food, education and employment support.
Nampa First Nazarene Church Food bank, recovery support for the whole family, after school kids programs, foster/adopt family circles, health clinics, counseling, and parenting classes.