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Milestones of the Past 40 Years

  1. 1968
    • Eastern Idaho Special Services Agency established
    • $25,000 Grant to Provide Meals to Seniors
    • Retired and Senior Volunteer Program
  2. 1975
    • Lost River Senior Housing, Phase I
  3. 1976
    • Weatherization Program
  4. 1977
    • South Fremont Senior Housing
  5. 1978
    • Riverside Senior Housing
  6. 1979
    • Special Projects (later Community Services Block Grant)
    • Lost River senior Housing, Phase II
  7. 1980
    • EISSA receives Community Action Agency designation
  8. 1981
    • Home Maker Services
    • Teton View Senior Housing
  9. 1982
    • Ombudsman Program
  10. 1983
    • Senior Employment
  11. 1985
    • Computerized Weatherization Audit
  12. 1989
    • Housing Preservation Grant
    • Senior Outreach
    • Upper Valley Food Bank Clearinghouse
  13. 1990
    • EISSA Weatherization is "Best Program in State"
    • Community Services Division established
  14. 1992
    • Salmon Community Outreach office opened
  15. 1993
    • Haven Shelter
    • Respite Care
    • Senior Information and Outreach
  16. 1994
    • Caregiver's Support Group
    • Aspen Park Apartments
  17. 1995
    • Adult Protection
  18. 1996
    • Twin Pines Manor
  19. 1997
    • Head Start
  20. 1998
    • Mutual Self-Help Housing
    • VISTA Volunteers Program
    • Case Management
  21. 2000
    • Mobile Home Safety Program
  22. 2001
    • Homeless to Homeowners Program
    • Salmon Head Start
  23. 2002
    • Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
    • New Salmon office for CSBG, Head Start, and Aging
  24. 2003
    • Camas Street Apartments
  25. 2004
    • Volunteer Ombudsman Program
    • Rexburg Head Start
  26. 2005
    • EISSA becomes Eastern Idaho Community Action Partnership
  27. 2006
    • 100th Mutual Self-Help Housing Home Built
  28. 2007
    • ATR-Idaho at the Haven
  29. 2008
    • 40 Years of Building Stronger Communities
    • $6.7 Million in Support and Revenues