Community Activities

Fort Boise AdVenture program

Newsletter for adaptive recreation.

Adventure
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Boise Community Education

Boise Community Ed

Recreation Unlimited

Adaptive snowsport school.

Recreation Unlimited

Special Olympics Idaho

Special Olympics

RAVE

 Recreation and social opportunities. 

Small group travel opportunities too!

Sponsored by with the Arc Idaho.

RAVE

Self-Rescue Manual

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Ada and Canyon Counties

maintained by Boise Public Schools

Self-Rescue Manual

Housing

Boise City / Ada County Housing Authority

BCACHA
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Southwestern Idaho Cooperative Housing Authority

 SICHA provides rental assistance to qualified low income families in Adams, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, Owyhee, Payette, Washington and Valley counties in Southwest Idaho. 

SICHA

Financial

Energy Assistance

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Community Action Partners

Energy Assistance

Vocational Rehabilitation

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Placing people with disabilities in the workplace.

Idaho VR

ABLE Accounts

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ABLE = Achieving a Better Life Experience 

Savings accounts for people with disabilities.

ABLE Idaho

Transportation

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Medical Transportation Management

Non-Emergent Medical Transportation (NEMT)

MTM

Valley Regional Transit

Public bus system

VRT

Access Paratransit Services

VRT Paratransit

 Manages ACCESS paratransit services 

Ada Ride

Scrip Taxi Program

Subsidized taxi program 

Taxi Scrips

My Choice Matters

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Improving systems for adults with developmental disabilities


Community NOW

My rights and choices

What's New

Share your thoughts

About KW lawsuit

Guardianship and Supported Decision Making

My Choice Matters

Department of Health and Welfare

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Idaho Health Plan Coverage

This booklet has information about each of Medicaid benefit plans

Idaho Health Plan Coverage

Self-Reliance

Applying for:

  • Idaho Medicaid
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) - food stamps
  • Aid to the Aged Blind, and Disabled (AABD)

Self-Reliance

Healthy Connections

Idaho's Medicaid primary care management program.  

Find a primary physician accepting Medicaid.

Healthy Connections

Adult Care Management

  • Eligibility process
  • Available developmental disability services
  • List of service providers
  • Self-direct option
  • Workers with disabilities program

Adult Care Management

Medicaid and Medicare Coordinated plans

Contains links to Blue Cross and Molina Healthcare special needs plans.

MMCP and Idaho Care Plus

Official site for Medicare.

Medicare.gov

Social Security Administration

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Applying for SSI or SSDI

Social Security benefits for people with disabilities.   

  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI) 
  • Social Security Disability Income

Applying for SSI or SSDI

Representative Payee program

Benefit payment management program for beneficiaries.

Representative payee program

Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA)

Annual COLA adjustments

COLA

Community Advocacy Groups

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Disability Rights Idaho

DRI

Idaho Commision on Aging

ICOA

Idaho Commission on Human Rights

IHRC

Idaho Council on Developmental Disabilities

ICDD

Legal Aid

Legal Aid

Idaho Volunteer Lawyers Program

IVLP

LINC

LINC

State Independent Living Council

SILC

American Civil Liberties Union

ACLU