El Ada Community Action-- works to better focus available local, state, private and federal resources to assist low-income indivduals and families to acquire useful skills and knowledge, gain access to new opportunities and achieve economic self-sufficiency.
Idaho Health and Welfare -- official site for the Idaho Dept of Health and Welfare. Providing various forms of assistance. Must meet eligibilty requirements.
Idaho Food Bank -- providing services to several communities.
Self-Rescue Manual -- Here is a listing of various service providers throughout the Treasure Valley. Please note not all providers listed are free of charge. (a project of the Women and Childrens Alliance; recently updated by Boise Schools)
Neighborhood Housing Services -- is a nonprofit, HUD-approved housing counseling agency. Available to all Idaho residents, housing counseling services are FREE.