Community Resources

We are working with local organizations to publish information important for Nampa residents and will continue to add community resources. There are several website which offer similar information including the United Way, Idaho Press and the Idaho Statesman.  For employment related resources, visit the Department of Labor here.

COMMUNITY FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS / volunteers needed!

LOCATION: Ford Idaho Center | 16114 N Idaho Center Blvd

First come, first serve - until food runs out

 THANK YOU TO ALL THOSE WHO ARE ABLE TO VOLUNTEER - IT TAKES MANY PEOPLE COMING TOGETHER TO MAKE THESE POSSIBLE.

Volunteer questions? 

Contact Ed Hewitt at (208) 697-2570.


Tues., Sept. 14 |  11am-4pm (or until food runs out) 

VOLUNTEER: Nampa Mass Food Distribution Sept 14th — Signup Sheet | SignUp.com


Oct. 13th, Wednesday  |  11am-4pm (or until food runs out) 

VOLUNTEER: Nampa Mass Food Distro Oct 13, 2021 — Signup Sheet | SignUp.com


Nov. 10th, Wednesday |  11am-4pm (or until food runs out) 

VOLUNTEER: Nampa Mass Food Distro Nov 10, 2021 — Signup Sheet | SignUp.com


Dec. 8th, Wednesday  |  11am-4pm (or until food runs out) 

VOLUNTEER: Nampa Mass Food Distro Dec 8, 2021 — Signup Sheet | SignUp.com

October 13 2021 food distribution
  1. Food Access
  2. Health & Wellness
  3. Business Continuity
  4. Housing/Shelter

Community Resources - holidays 2020 - from images above

FOOD BANK LIST FROM WICAP

WICAP Resources

SENIOR MEAL

For information on the Nampa Senior Center meals, please call (208) 467-7266. If the line is busy, please keep trying. Meals are available Monday-Friday during lunch for a suggested donation of $5 for those 60 and over, and a $6 charge for under 60. The Nampa Senior Center is located at 207 Constitution Way, Nampa, ID 83686.

SALVATION ARMY 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 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.   

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.

GOOD NEWS FOOD PANTRY

Located at 1207 7th St N, Nampa, ID 83687, Good News Food Pantry is distributing food boxes the first and third Wednesdays of the month from 4-6 p.m. 

CARE HOUSE FOOD BANK

The Care House Food Bank is located at 1524 6th Street South Nampa, ID 83651. It is open Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Learn more at http://carehousepartnerships.org/nampa-care-house-food-bank/

THE TRAVELING TABLE FOOD PANTRY

Currently distributing food boxes the fourth Wednesdays of the month at two locations. Learn schedule at https://www.facebook.com/The-Traveling-Table-Mobile-Food-Pantry-109175213882512.

  • 10 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.     Vida Nueva Nazarene Church | 309 9th Ave N, Nampa
  • 12:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Nampa Housing Authority | 211 19th Ave N, Nampa

    About: The Traveling Table Mobile Food Pantry serves north Nampa residents and is led by Treasure Valley Leadership Academy students. This service provides free food for those in need. 

Idaho Food Bank (Food Locator):

click here to access a searchable map to locate food near you.

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UTILITY BILLS

If you have questions about your utility bill, please call (208) 468-5711.  Payment plans can be arranged for customers financially impacted during this time.

Contact the utility billing department to learn about the Nampa Shares & Cares program which provides assistance to those who meet certain income limits.

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.

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CANYON COUNTY

Information specific to Canyon County can be found here.