The Idaho Assistive Technology Project sent out information about the Idaho Assistive Technology Alternative Finance Program, which can help by providing low-interest loans. These loans can help individuals with disabilities and their families purchase assistive technology, increasing independence, and improve quality of life. Read more by clicking here; the link will lead you to the Idaho … Continue reading Need financing for assistive technology?
ICA Legislative Lunch is this Wednesday at 11:30 AM. Please join us for this opportunity to share your caregiving story and journey with your Idaho Representative or Senator. Event Details: Wednesday, February 26th at 11:30 AM. 1st Floor of the Rotunda, Idaho State Capitol, Boise, ID. Please RSVP to help us with a headcount by … Continue reading ICA Legislative Lunch Updates
A true gift for Valentine’s Day, is a gift to the 9th Annual Idaho Caregiver Conference. The conference will be held in Boise this Saturday. If you’re still stuck on what to get that wonderful caregiver in your life, this is a great gift that will keep on giving. To learn more and to register, … Continue reading A true gift for Valentine’s Day
If you are the legal guardian of a youth with Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED), you might qualify for the Idaho Respite Care Voucher Program. This program helps reimburse the cost of a respite care provider and is ran through the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. To learn more, go to BPA Health’s website. The BPA … Continue reading Guardian of a child with Emotional Disturbance?
Please be cautious of the imposter phone and email scams. With the US census starting, the political season heating up, and well, just methods of scamming are becoming more refined, government imposter phone and email scams have increased. Here is an excellent notice released by the Administration for Community Living on January 30, 2020. ACL has partnered … Continue reading Be informed: imposter phone and email scams
Don’t forget to submit your input by February 7, 2020, for the RAISE Family Caregivers Act and/or the Grandparents Raising Grandchildren. Both of these councils are requesting your input to help them develop goals, objectives, best practices, and recommendations for their initial reports to Congress. Click here to read more about RAISE Family Caregiving Advisory … Continue reading Don’t forget to submit your input
Do you live in a county that only offers one Health Plan (at this time, Blue Cross)? If so, you will want to become aware of a small amendment that will provide authority to the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare to passively enroll dual eligible participants in the IMPlus. What this means is that … Continue reading Idaho Medicaid Plus Information