Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance

Bannock County Indigent Services or
Bannock County Welfare
Assists with payment of medical bills for catastrophic illness for uninsured Bannock co-resident, last resort for help with bills & No payments for preventive care needs
624 E. Center St.
# 106
Pocatello, ID 83201
Contact: 236-7347
Email: indigent@bannockcounty.us
www.bannockcounty.us

Bingham County Indigent Services
Last resort for assistance
501 N. Maple St.
# 207
Blackfoot, ID 83221
Contact: 782-3097

Caribou County Indigent Services
159 S. Main St.
Soda Springs, ID 83276
Contact: 547-4324 x 10
Fax: 547-4759
Email: dhorsley@co.carbiou.id.us

City of Pocatello Home Renewal Prog.
Call for basic policy guidelines…
Contact: 208-234-6185
Email: ncs@pocatello.us

Consumer Services Tribal Program
Assist low-income community members with energy assistance, emergency food supplies, rental assistance, budget counseling, and homeless assistance.
Contact: Lenora 478-3709

Energy Employees Resource Center
1820 E. 17th St.
Ste. 250
Idaho Falls, ID
Contact: 523-0158 or 1-800-861-8608

Food Pantry
Community Dinner Table
245 W Sexton
Blackfoot, Idaho
208-557-4286

God’s Home of Compassion
Food pantry, clothing, toiletries
845 Hyde St
Pocatello, ID 83201
Contact: 236-0075 or 232-3515

Idaho Health & Welfare
Cash Assistance, Food Stamps and Medicaid Enrollment & Assistance
1-877-456-1233

Idaho Power
Saving Around Power
Weatherization Solution Program
Serving in Bannock, Bingham, Power and Oneida counties
208-237-0991

Payee Services
Life Inc.
636 Pershing St.
Ste. C
Pocatello, ID 83201
Contact: Dena Ruffridge 478-0265
Email: dena@idlife.org

Well Balanced, Inc.
224 S. Arthur
Ste. 2
Pocatello, ID
Contact: 208-417-0053

Project Share
A Salvation Army partner assisting low income families.
Salvation Army-Bannock: 232-5318
SEICAA - Bingham County & Fort Hall: 785-1583
Power County Clerk: 226-7611

Project Warmth
Neighbors helping neighbors-rallying together to offer interim help with cold- weather heating bills
Bear Lake County: 208-847-1462
Bannock County: 208-233-7348
Caribou County: 208-547-4257

LIHEAP
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Pocatello, Blackfoot, Soda Springs, Montpelier, American Falls
SEICAA: 208-233-7348

NeighborWorks of Pocatello
The Financial Fitness program helps people achieve better financial health and improve their housing situations.
206 N. Arthur
Pocatello, ID 83204
Contact: 232-9468
Fax: 232-9231
www.pnhs.org
Email:mpurce@pnhs.org

Salvation Army
Emergency & minimum financial aid for gasoline, groceries & shelter to those in need- Soup Kitchen M-S @ 11am
Food Boxes M-F 1-4pm
400 N. 4th Ave.
Pocatello, ID
Contact: 232-5318

(SEICAA) Southeastern Idaho Community Action Agency, Inc.
Variety of services in the 7 counties to low income-disabled-elderly residents
Food/clothing bank, energy/utilities & weatherization www.seicaa.org
825 E Bridger, Pocatello ID 83201
Bannock: 233-1114
Bear Lake: 847-1462
Bingham: 785-1583
Caribou: 547-4257
Franklin: 852-1515
Oneida: 766-2737
Power: 226-7330
Admin Fax: 233-8122

St. Vincent De Paul Society
Food and clothing bank, limited emergency funds available for energy assistance, rent, phone, groceries.
855 S. 2nd St.
Pocatello, ID 83201
Contact: 233-2555 - Thrift Store
Contact: 208-406-1212 - Social Services
HelpLine: 208-331-2208

Shoshone-Bannock-Tribes
PO Box 306; Agency Rd
Ft Hall 83203
Contact: 478-3909

US Dept. of Agriculture Rural Division
Assist low-income homeowners with loans for general repairs to improve/modernize
the property or Grant funds may be used only for repairs/improvements that remove health/ safety hazards, or repair/remodel dwellings to make accessible/useable for household members w/disabilities.
Bannock, Bingham, Power
725 Jensen Grove Dr.
# 1 Blackfoot
83221
Contact: 785-5840 x 4 or 785-6600 x 121
Bear Lake, Caribou, & Franklin, Oneida
98 E. 800 N.
Preston, ID 83263
Contact: 852-0482 x 116
Fax: 852-0802

U.S. Railroad Retirement Board
844 N. Rush St.
Chicago IL, 60611-2092
Toll Free: 877-772-5772
TTY: 312-751-4701
Directory: 312-751-4300

Veteran Center (See Veteran Services)
Counseling and Pension Information to veterans and dependents
1800 Garrett Way
Pocatello, Id 83201
Contact: 232-0316
Health and Welfare (Medicaid)
Info on medical, personal care assistance & Medicaid, food stamps, Aid to the Aging, Blind, Disabled, and Personal Care Costs
Blackfoot Office
701 E Alice St.
Contact: 785-5826
Fax: 785-1003
Pocatello Office
1070 Hiline Rd.
Contact: 235-2900
Fax: 235-2997
Preston Office
223 N. State St.
Contact: 852-0634
Fax: 852-2136
www.healthandwelfare.idaho.gov