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.

Learn about Return to Work bonuses here. Link to the Department of Labor here.

COVID-19 One-Stop Shop Toolkits (Centers for Disease Control)

we’re READY TO HELP | 208-565-5132 

Call the Idaho COVID-19 Hotline at 1-888-330-3010 (Monday - Friday 8am-6pm)

COVID Help Now

Call or Text (986) 867-1073
Toll Free (866) 947-5186

Thank you to our friends at Saint Alphonsus for compiling the below list of resources in English and Spanish.

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  1. Food Access
  2. Health & Wellness
  3. Business Continuity
  4. Housing/Shelter

Community Resources - holidays 2020 - from images above


WICAP Resources


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. The Nampa Senior Center is located at 207 Constitution Way, Nampa, ID 83686.


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.


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. 

The 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.

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Currently distributing food boxes the fourth Wednesdays of the month at two locations. Learn schedule at

  • 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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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.

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


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 to apply.

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Information specific to Canyon County can be found here.

volunteers needed

If you’re interested in volunteering to assist with food distribution, please email and let us known when you’re available to volunteer. Volunteers are needed for The Traveling Table (second and fourth Wednesdays of each month currently) and for the Idaho Food Bank food distributions (dates vary). Thank you, in advance, for your interest in supporting our community by volunteering.