Programs & Services

211 Idaho Care Line
Free statewide community Information and referral service.
http://211.idaho.gov/

Boys & Girls Club
Year 1 Program
For children enrolled in half-day kindergarten, a place for kids to go after school and during the summer to grow beyond the classroom. 
https://www.adaclubs.org/

Family Advocates
Family Strengthening Group
Programs for families to create strong networks and healthy habits through classes, activities, and more. 
http://www.strongandsafe.org/Pages/strong.aspx

Friends of Children & Families

Head Start
Head Start is a Center-Based Preschool for children between the ages of 3-5 that provides high-quality early childhood experiences to prepare children for kindergarten and life-long learning. 
http://www.focaf.org/

Early Head Start
Family Advocates and Family Educators help families with young children identify strengths and needs, provide assistance with community resource referrals in health care, education, mental health, economic assistance, food, and housing.
http://www.focaf.org/

Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

Infant Toddler Program
Early intervention services for children with developmental delay.
https://healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/Children/InfantToddlerProgram/tabid/4120/Default.aspx

WIC (Women, Infant, and Children)
Supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children.
http://healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/FoodCashAssistance/WIC/tabid/3339/Default.aspx

Children's Special Health Program
Consultation, information, technical assistance and referral services for the families of children who have chronic illnesses and disabilities.
http://healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/Children/ChildrensSpecialHealthProgram/tabid/160/Default.aspx

Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting
Voluntary home visiting program that supports positive parenting, nurturing homes, and child development.
http://healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/Children/ChildrensSpecialHealthProgram/MaternalInfantEarlyChildhoodHomeVisiting/tabid/2156/Default.aspx

CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program)
A low-cost health coverage program for children under age 19 whose family income is too high to qualify for Medicaid.
http://healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/Medical/Medicaid/IdahoHealthPlanforChildren/tabid/219/Default.aspx

ICCP (Idaho Child Care Program)
Child care assistance to low-income, working families.
http://healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/Children/ChildCareAssistance/tabid/292/Default.aspx

Idaho Federation of Families
Family Support Specialists
Statewide organization for families of children in Idaho with emotional, behavioral, and mental disorders.
http://idahofederation.org/wordpress/

Idaho Parents Unlimited
Supports, empowers, educates and advocates to enhance the quality of life for Idahoans with disabilities and their families.
http://www.ipulidaho.org/

Lee Pesky Learning Center
Support & services for people and children with learning disabilities.
https://www.lplearningcenter.org/

St. Michaels Episcopal Church

Baby Steps
Parenting Education Classes
http://babystepsidaho.com/index.html

Baby Steps
Personal & Professional Mentoring
http://babystepsidaho.com/index.html

The Learning Lab
Adult Literacy Literacy education center for low-income adults and families with young children.
http://learninglabinc.org/