The Day You Get Your SNAP (Food Stamps) May be Changing
- April 15, 2016
Households receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, also known as Food Stamps, will see a change when their monthly benefits become available on the SNAP benefit card, also called an Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card.
PSA for LIS & MSP
- November 20, 2015
PSA for LIS & MSP
from National Council on Aging PRO 10 months ago All Audiences
This brief public service announcement introduces viewers to the Medicare Savings Programs and Part D Low Income Subsidy, and points to two places where they can go to apply for these programs: BenefitsCheckUp and their State Health Insurance Assistance Program.
- March 13, 2015
Guest column: Perpetuating poverty
PUBLICATION: Post Register (Idaho Falls, ID)
DATE: March 13, 2015
Thank you to the Walmart Foundation
- December 4, 2014
Thank you so much to the Walmart Foundation for the $25,000 grant that allowed us to improve nutrition at the Haven Shelter in April 2014.
The Grandparents Raising Grandchildren summer picnic
- August 12, 2013
The Grandparents Raising Grandchildren summer picnic is Thursday August 15 from 6-8 pm at Community Park. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP with Tracy Rasmussen 208-522-5370 x1057 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Area Agency on Aging is Expanding In-Home and Community-Based Services
- July 26, 2013
The Area Agency on Aging started a new grant year on July 1 and with it came some significant changes. Access to in-home services is being streamlined and service offerings are being expanded.
Self-help housing Program helps get east Idahoans into own homes
- June 11, 2013
Program helps get east Idahoans into own homes
U.V. Food Bank Needs Donations
- April 17, 2013
Shelves are getting low at the Upper Valley Food Bank, and the Eastern Idaho Community Action Partnership believes people will respond to help once they hear about the need.
Bank of Idaho receives grant for housing project
- March 21, 2013
Lower-income families can receive help to weatherize their houses.
- March 9, 2013
Many times we hear and read about the generosity of the Idaho Falls community. I would like to give you one more example.
Idaho Poverty Rate Rises for Third Straight Year
- October 17, 2012
Since 2008, median household income for Idahoans has dropped 8.9 percent. Only Nevada and Georgia recorded larger three-year declines, according to the census bureau.
Blackfoot Quilter Makes A Difference with Her Handiwork
- September 24, 2012
Haven Director Ann Johnson said the guild has delivered nearly 100 quilts over the years. Those quilts go a long way for the women as they try to turn their lives around.
EICAP Awarded Silver LEED Certification
- July 27, 2012
EICAP is pleased to announce that the United States Green Building Council has awarded a Silver LEED Certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) to its new building at 935 Lincoln Road in Idaho Falls. The building remodel was designed by CRSA, a local architectural firm, with a Silver LEED Certification as a goal. As far as is known, this Certification makes the EICAP Building the first LEED Certified remodel in Idaho Falls.
GEDs for Free
- June 8, 2012
Haven helps underprivileged get degrees
Long-Term Care Residents' Rights Month
- October 4, 2011
October is National Long-Term Care Residents’ Rights Month, a time to acknowledge the contributions and sacrifices many long-term care (LTC) residents have made to better our community and to call attention to the rights of residents in long-term care facilities.
AmeriCorps and Mutual Self Help Housing Team Up!
- April 21, 2011
EICAP is extremely lucky to have AmeriCorps chose our Mutual Self Help Housing Program as one of their 2011 projects.
Eastern Idaho Community Action Partnership is Accepting Bids
- October 21, 2009
Eastern Idaho Community Action Partnership (EICAP) is taking bids for the remodel of property at 935 Lincoln Road in Idaho Falls. Plans are available at that location until bid opening on November 5, 2009. Interested General Contractors and sub-contractors are encouraged to bid.
New Mission Statement
- October 20, 2009
The Board of Directors approved a new Mission Statement.
Congratulations Helen Stanton
- September 3, 2009
At the 2009 National Community Action Partnership Awards Gala, EICAP's Helen Stanton, received with the Jayne Thomas Grassroots Volunteer Recognition Award.