COVID-19 Response

You are here

COVID-19 Resources

Para Español haga click aquí

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:

 Community Food Basket

208-524-0994
245 N. Placer Ave. Idaho Falls
Available Drive-Thru Pickup Times
Monday 3-5 p.m.& Tuesday-Friday 4-5 p.m.
Please bring a form of identification. You can pick-up food 6 times in 6 months.
** Baby food and baby formula                           

 

Salvation Army
208-522-7200
605 N. Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Available Pick-Up Times
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday– 9:30-12:30
** baby formula                                                     

 

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:

Community Food Basket
208-524-0994
1895 N. Blvd Idaho Falls
Available Drop-off Times
Monday-Friday 9:00-5:00

 

Salvation Army
208-522-7200
605 N. Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Available Drop-Off Times- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday– 9:30-12:30

 

Idaho Falls Senior Center
208-522-4357
535 W. 21st St. Idaho Falls, ID 83402

 

Additional Local Resources

Idaho Falls Soup Kitchen
245 N. Placer Ave. Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Lunch Daily 12:00-1:00 – Grab and Go for all ages

www.Ifoutreach.org/soupkitchen

Facebook-@idahofallssoupkitchen

 

Idaho Falls Rescue Mission
208-552-5575
840 Park, Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Grab and Go Dinner at 6 pm. All Ages Welcome

Facebook-@ifrescuemission

 

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

 
Help for Homebound Seniors and At Risk Individuals
Delivery of essentials items, such as food, contact:
 

Salvation Army

208-522-7200

605 N. Blvd. Idaho Falls, ID 83402

 

Idaho Falls Senior Center

208-522-4357

535 W. 21st St. Idaho Falls, ID 83402

 

United Way of Idaho Falls and Bonneville County

208-522-2674 - leave a message

What's Happening at the Schools?

For information regarding free school lunch programs:

School District 91

School District 93

 

Volunteer Opportunities– Please Call

 

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

 

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