Community Resources

This page is in development.

We are working with local organizations to publish information important for Nampa.

There are several website which offer similar information including the United Way, Idaho Press and the Idaho Statesman.

UTILITY BILLS

If you have questions about your utility bill, please call (208) 468-5711. Please note that no accounts will be shut off due to lack of payment for the foreseeable future. Payment plans can be arranged for customers financially impacted during this time.

SENIOR MEALS-TO-GO

While the Nampa Senior Center is closed, they are currently offering meals-to-go through a curbside service Monday through Friday. To order curbside meals, please call (208) 467-7266 beginning between 7 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to reserve your meal. If the line is busy, please keep trying. Meals will be available for pickup Monday-Friday from 11:30am- 12:30pm for a suggested donation of $5 for those 60 and over, and a $6 charge for under 60.

PUBLIC ASSISTANCE

The State of Idaho has shared residents may be eligible for public assistance for food, medical care, rent, and more by calling 1-877-456-1233 or visiting livebetteridaho.org to apply.

FOOD BANK LIST FROM WICAP

WICAP Resources

SALVATION ARMY NAMPA

Salvation Army Nampa: To prevent the spread of COVID-19, we have temporarily changed how we are serving our community in Nampa. 

The Nampa Community Family Shelter will provide Grab & Go Lunch Monday - Friday starting March 18, 2020 at 1412 4th St. S. Nampa from 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM. The day resource center, laundry and shower services will be suspended for 2 weeks. 

The seasonal Emergency Family Shelter will remain open for our housed residents for 2 extra weeks. To prevent the spread of COVID-19 social distancing policies have been implemented. 

The Food Pantry will continue to distribute food boxes Monday - Thursday from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM at 403 12th Ave. S. Nampa. We are sanitizing hands at the door and will allow three people in the lobby at the time.   

Our after school program is suspended until further notice. The Salvation Army is following guidance from the Nampa School District. 

People seeking assistance will be served according to their need and The Salvation Army’s ability to help. For questions, please contact The Salvation Army Nampa office at 208-467-6586. 

Regional Salvation Army resources

PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCIES

Southwest District Health: 208-455-5411
Central District Health: 208-321-2222

Saint Alphonsus

St. Luke’s

Saltzer Health

Terry Reilly

Primary Health

Idaho Department of Labor / Employment Resources

Information about Covid-19 (Coronavirus) and Unemployment Insurance

Unemployment insurance is a program for workers unemployed through no fault of their own and is not a paid sick leave program. An individual whose workplace is temporarily or permanently closed may file a claim for unemployment. In order to be eligible, the individual must be physically and mentally able to work and be available for work at the time of filing the claim. 

Find frequently asked questions, a link to the Claimant Portal to file for unemployment benefits, claims line phone number and other resources on our COVID-19 web page.

If you have questions about Coronavirus, please visit coronavirus.idaho.gov.

CANYON COUNTY

Information specific to Canyon County can be found here.

RESOURCES FOR BUSINESS

The City of Nampa’s Economic Development Department has an active list of links and resources for businesses here: https://cityofnampa.us/1323/COVID-19-Resources.