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.

we’re READY TO HELP

nampaready@cityofnampa.us | 208-565-5132 

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

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

FOOD BANK LIST FROM WICAP

WICAP Resources

SENIOR MEALS-TO-GO

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.

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. 

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.

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

THE TRAVELING TABLE FOOD PANTRY

Currently distributing food boxes the second and 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.

OASIS SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM

Click here to view schedule. New sites will start on May 26th & June 1st.  Below are the sites with times. Please check with local school districts for sites or cities not listed. View Nampa locations on map.

Colter Bay | 17186 N. Midsummer Ln (Park Area) 
Dates:April 13- Aug 14
Lunch:Noon-1:00

Desert Spring Elementary | 18178 Santa Ana Avenue by Bus Ln 
Dates May 26-Aug 14
Lunch: 11:45-1:00 (NEW Time)

East Side Park 430 21st Ave S.
Dates: June 1 – Aug 14
Lunch:  12:00-1:00  

Evergreen Mobile Park | 11260 Moss Ln . (Moss Ln & N Red Fir)
Dates: April 6 – Aug 14
Lunch: 11:30-1pm (New Time)

Indian Creek Park | 1724 2nd St. North
Dates: June 1 – Aug 14
Lunch:  12:30-1:15

Kings Road Park | 3322 Little John Ct.
Dates: June 1 – Aug 14
Lunch: 11:15-Noon  (NEW Time)

Lakeview Park-Baseball Fields | 1402 7th Street N  (7th St B & 14th Ave N)
Dates: June 1 – Aug 14
Lunch: 11:30 - 1:00

Liberty Park-Behind Mercy Medical 600 Constitution Way (Constitution Way & S. Juniper St.)
Dates: June 1 – Aug 14
Lunch: 11:45-1:00 (NEW Time)

Lions Park | 409 Lions Dr.
Dates: June 1 – Aug 14
Lunch: 11:30 - 1:00 

Maple Wood Park | 2325 S. Stonehedge (E. Greenhurst Rd. & S Stonehedge) 
Dates: June 1-Aug 14
Lunch: 11:45-1:00 (NEW Time)

Mary Ellen Meadows Park | 714 West Iowa Ave 
Dates: June 1 – Aug 14
Lunch: Noon-1:15 

Optimist Park | 16680 11th Ave. N Ext 
Dates: May 26 - Aug 14
Lunch: 12:30 - 1:15

Osborne Park | 2830 Avondale Avenue
Dates: June 1 - Aug 14
Lunch: 12:00-1:00pm

Skyview Park | 1020 Blakeslee Dr.
Dates: June 1 - Aug 14
Lunch: 12:30-1:15   (NEW Time)

Sunset Oaks Park | 16430 Rainbow Dr.
Dates: April 15 - Aug 14
Lunch: 11:00-Noon  

West Park | 27 West Park St.
Dates: June 1 – Aug 14
Lunch: Noon - 1:15  

West Roosevelt Park | 1915 W. Roosevelt Ave
Dates: June 1 - Aug 14
Lunch: Noon - 1:00

Wilson Creek Park | 2608 South Juniper St.
Dates:June 1-Aug 14
Lunch: 11:15 -Noon (NEW Time)

Oasis Summer Feeding Program 2020

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UTILITY BILLS

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.

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.

volunteers needed

If you’re interested in volunteering to assist with food distribution, please email nampaready@cityofnampa.us 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.