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As an organization dedicated to the well-being of our community, we are closely watching the developments surrounding the spread of Coronavirus in our region. United Way of Idaho Falls and Bonneville County is working with our partners to minimize the impact of the outbreak and ensure community needs are met. For the most up-to-date information and to learn how you can help, please review our activities below.

During this time, it’s important that we support one another, promote a healthy community, and stay up to date on the latest information from our health professionals.

For general information on the Coronavirus refer to the resources below:

 
Who can help?                                                     

The following organizations can help with food, baby food and formula, diapers, wipes, cleaning items, hygiene items:

BONNEVILLE COUNTY

208-524-0994
245 N. Placer Ave. Idaho Falls
Monday-Friday, 4pm-5pm drive thru
Please bring a form of identification. You can pick-up food 6 times in 6 months.
** Baby food and baby formula
                           
208-522-7200
605 N. Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Available Pick-Up Times
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday– 9:30-12:30
** baby formula, diapers                                                     
 
St Vincent de Paul
208-522-6280  
805 S. Holmes, Idaho Falls
Call Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm 
 
Lunch Daily 12:00-1:00 – Grab and Go for all ages
Idaho Falls Soup Kitchen
245 N. Placer Ave. Idaho Falls
www.Ifoutreach.org/soupkitchen
 
Grab and Go Dinner at 6 pm. All Ages Welcome
Idaho Falls Rescue Mission
208-552-5575
840 Park, Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Facebook-@ifrescuemission
 
FREMONT COUNTY
 
Upper Valley Bible Church Food Pantry
825 W 4th N, St Anthony, ID
208-716-0257
Every Monday at 5:00pm
 
JEFFERSON COUNTY
 
153 N 3900 E
Rigby, ID - 83442
(208) 557-9089
Tuesday 3:30pm - 6:30pm
The third Saturday of each month 11:00am - 2:00pm
 
LEMHI COUNTY
 
EICAP - Salmon Outreach Office
955 Riverfront Dr, Suite A, Salmon, ID 83467
(208) 756-3999
Email: fssalmon@eicap.org
Wednesdays from 10:00 am- 3:00 pm. Available outside of that time for emergencies at 208-756-3999.
 
Salmon Assembly of God
510 Bulwer Street, Salmon, ID - 83467                                
208-756-3393         
3rd Thursday of the month 5:00pm to 6:30pm
 
MADISON COUNTY
 
EICAP Rexburg Outreach Office
275 Stationary Place, Rexburg, ID 83440
Phone: (208) 356-8849
Email: fsrexburg@eicap.org
Call for hours
 
TETON COUNTY
 
341 N. 1st Street E.
Driggs, ID - 83422
208-399-2020
Mondays from 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Wednesdays from 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Fridays from 10:00am - 2:00pm
 
Help for Homebound Seniors and At Risk Individuals
Delivery of essentials items, such as food, contact:
 
208-522-7200
605 N. Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID 83402
 
208-522-4357
535 W. 21st St. Idaho Falls, ID
Meals on Wheels Delivery, and pick-up meals
 
208-624-3458
420 N. Bridge, St. Anthony
Meals on Wheels deliveries Monday thru Thursday with extra meals for the weekend if requested,
Pick-up meals call with 24-hour advance notice
 
Teton County, ID and Alta, Wyoming
(208) 354-6973
60 S. Main, Driggs
Meals on Wheels deliveries on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday – 5 meals total delivered
Meals can be pick-up with 24 hours’ notice
Also have masks and hand sanitizers available
 
 
United Way of Idaho Falls and Bonneville County
208-522-2674 - leave a message

Rental Assistance and Utilities Information

208-522-7200
605 N. Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Call for a phone appointment
 
St Vincent de Paul
208-522-6280  
805 S. Holmes, Idaho Falls
Call Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm
 
208-354-0880
1420 N. Highway 33, Suite 204, Driggs
Application online
Call for information
 

Housing

Federal Housing Authority (FHA)  Website
Services Offered: HUD housing has a 60 day moratorium for FHA insured mortgages, to last through the end of April.
 
Federal Housing Finance Agency
Services Offered: Mortgages backed by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac will have suspended foreclosures and evictions for 60 days, to last through mid May.

 

Additional Local Resources

EICAP– Aging Services
208-522-5391
935 N. Lincoln Rd. Idaho Falls, ID
www.eicap.org *Incontinence Supplies Available*

Idaho Falls Community Support Facebook Group

 
What's Happening at the Schools?
All Idaho schools are closed through April 20 per State Department of Education mandate.
Check out your District's websites for announcement on lunch programs and online classes.
 
 

Where to donate ITEMS?

The following organizations need canned food, boxed food, shelf stable food, toilet paper, cleaning supplies, hand soap and sanitizer, diaper and wipes, baby formula and food:
208-522-7200
605 N. Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Available Drop-Off Times- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday– 9:30-12:30
 
208-522-4357
535 W. 21st St. Idaho Falls, ID 83402
 
Volunteer Opportunities– Please Call

Idaho Falls Soup Kitchen needs temporary volunteers - call Ariel at (208) 524-0994

Idaho Falls Senior Center– Daily Meals-on-Wheels Deliveries 208-522-4357

Salvation Army– Accepting and Organizing Donations 208-522-7200

United Way of Idaho Falls and Bonneville County 208-522-2674 - leave a message

Other Resources

Idaho Navigation Services
Phone: 211, ask for Navigation Services       Website
Hours of Operation: M-F, 8am-6pm by phone only
Services Offered: Navigation Services can help families with resource navigation and crises management. Anyone can request a referral to navigation by calling 2-1-1 (Monday-Friday between 8am and 6pm MT) and asking to be referred to Navigation Services. Navigators will make contact within two business days of the referral. 
 
Aunt Bertha, The Social Care Network       Website
Services Offered: Search for free or reduced cost services like medical care, food, job training, and more.
 
COVID-19 Information Explained in 14 Languages       Website
 
State of Idaho Coronavirus information page       Website
Services Offered: The most recent news regarding Coronavirus and resources for community, small businesses, providers, schools, and more.
 
Familywize Prescription Savings Card        Website
Services Offered: Free prescription savings card, regardless of income or insurance status
 
Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline
Phone: 208-398-4357 (call or text)        Website
Services Offered: Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline provides crisis intervention, emotional support, problem solving, and referrals to local resources for persons at risk for suicide and for those concerned about them.
 
Taxes        Website
The tax filing deadline has been moved from April 15th to July 15th. 

Take Care of your Mental Health

Information sheets from SAMHSA

Disaster Distress Hotline call 1-800-985-5990 or Text "TalkWithUs" to 66746

Tips for Social Distancing - Info Sheet

Talking with Children - Info Sheet

 

SUPPORT THE COVID-19 RESPONSE AND RECOVERY FUND FOR IDAHO

United Way of Idaho Falls and Bonneville County has joined the State-wide Response and Recovery Fund for Idaho to help our communities in need. 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE AND/OR APPLY FOR A GRANT