Did you know that 1 in 10 Idahoans lack consistent access to enough food for every person in a household to live an active, healthy life? That's why local community leaders have come together to help fill the gap for families, seniors, and veterans struggling with food insecurity.
The Les Schwab Tire Centers Week of Giving, powered by the United Way of South Central Idaho, Albertson's, Aramark, Clif Bar & Co., and other community partners, join together annually each December to donate time, financial assistance and in-kind products to help replenish six local food banks.
Help us stretch volume-buying discounts even further to provide more meals and hygiene supplies to those who need them most.
The mental health outlook for youth 9-18 in the Magic Valley has never been so alarming. Our community has already outpaced suicide rates from last year-affecting families, friends, and first responders. Creating consistent access to individual crisis counseling has been a real issue, and United Way wants to help solve accessibility in this crucial behavioral health need.
For the United Way of South Central Idaho, our "WHY" starts with A.L.I.C.E. (Asset Limited Income Constrained Employed) people. We fight for policies that improve the lives of ALICE families. The United Way of South Central Idaho is uniquely positioned to educate the community on current education, health, and financial stability conditions.
READY for Kindergarten's FREE parent kindergarten workshops focus on three crucial areas of child development, three items a year. Language & Literacy, Language and Math and Reasoning, and Language and Social & Emotional Development. This initiative deeply impacts early childhood learning.
Dolly Parton's Imagination Library inspires a love of reading by gifting books to children from birth to age 5 through funding shared by Dolly Parton and local community partners. Free high-quality books to children from birth until they begin school-no matter their family income. Sign up soon; this is an excellent reading program!
Search for free or reduced-cost help based on your ZIP code as a program between Idaho Health Data Exchange and findhelp, which provide a safe, secure, and effective platform for users to connect with social services. Available in 100+ languages.
Feeling hopeless? Please dial 988 for free and confidential support. The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provide free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
SingleCare's free prescription card helps you access medicine regardless of insurance status, helping you to keep more of your hard-earned money and stay in good health. Save on all your prescriptions!