Resource Category: Education

Early childhood screening

Developmental screenings and special education services for children aged three and over. Contact your local school district to get more information about Early childhood screenings in your area.


Categories: Education

Idaho Head Start Association

Find a head start location near you using this website.


Categories: Education

Find Help Idaho

Findhelpidaho.org connects Idahoans seeking help with resources in their local community. It’s free, confidential, easy to use, and provides up-to-date information in more than 100 languages.
Through community collaboration and support, findhelpidaho.org works to improve health and social outcomes throughout Idaho.

We recommend using this statewide resource database if you need a resource that is not caregiver-specific or in the ICA Resource Database.

211 Idaho Careline

Navigators can help you find resource using a statewide resource database. They can help find resources to address various concerns including employment, food, domestic violence, housing, mental health, transportation, medical care, and more. Navigators can help with rental and deposit assistance for families with children in the home who qualify. They have an online resource list: https://211-idaho.communityos.org/

On Site for Seniors

OSFS Is a non-profit 501(C) 3, faith-based community service organization. OSFS offers the following services:

  • Respite care: They have different options for respite. Call or visit them in Coeur d’ Alene to inquire about these services.
  • Caregiver education: Powerful Tools for Caregiver classes are available. Check their website or call for more information
  • Support groups: Their Caregiver Support Group is currently meeting on the 2nd and the 4th Saturday of each month from 1:30 to 3:30. Call to reserve your spot!
Locations:
  • 296 West Sunset Avenue Suite 14, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815-8367, USA

IA^2 – International Association for Indigenous Aging

501(c)3 nonprofit focused on improving the health and well-being of American Indians, Alaska Natives and other indigenous people as they move through the aging spectrum. They have initiatives specifically targeting indigenous communities on various topics including brain health, dementia friends, wandering, caregiving, elder justice, and cancer prevention.

Locations:
  • New Mexico Office:, 4220 Indian Springs Drive Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87109-1912, USA

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes help caregivers take better care of themselves while caring for a friend or relative.

Trualta

Trualta provides healthcare training for family caregivers. This training is provided through an interactive online program that is tailored to meet the specific needs of each individual situation.


Categories: Education

LEARN Idaho

LEARN is an Idaho based non-profit organization with the purpose of providing free education to communities by the community. Free educational classes are provided for caregivers to learn in the areas of health, wealth, lifestyle, and caregiving.


Categories: Education

Brain Injury Alliance of Idaho (BIAID) Support Groups

In response to the needs of those who have been affected by brain injuries in Idaho, the Brain Injury Alliance of Idaho provides services such as advocacy, education, and support groups for individuals who have had a brain injury and their families.

Locations:
  • 600 North Robbins Road, Boise, ID 83702-4565, USA
  • 4402 East Flamingo Avenue, Nampa, ID 83687-9203, USA
  • 315 Falls Avenue, Twin Falls, ID 83301-3367, USA