Agency Partnerships

Senior Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA)

SHIBA informs seniors about benefit programs and provides information on eligibility for help paying for prescription drugs and monthly Medicare Part B premiums.

Visit www.doi.idaho.gov/SHIBA

Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

Idaho Department of Health & Welfare works closely with the Area Agency on Aging of North Idaho. Programs and units include Bureau of Facility Standards, Regional Medicaid Unit and the Developmental Disabilities Program.

Find out more at www.healthandwelfare.idaho.gov

Southeast Idaho Council of Governments (SICOG)

SICOG sponsors the Area Agency on Aging and is responsible for fiscal and human resource management functions.

For more information, visit www.sicog.org

Nutrition Providers

Seniors can enjoy hot, fresh prepared meals in a friendly social setting. Cost to seniors 60 years and older is on a suggested donation basis. Contact a local provider for meal times and days (see provider's list below).

Download the Listing of Meal Providers.

Living Independently For Everyone (LIFE, Inc.)

The Area Agency on Aging, through its Aging and Disability Resource Center, works closely with LIFE, Inc. on eligibility services, and referral protocol.

For more information contact them by calling 1-800-631-2747 or visit their website at www.idlife.org .

Southeast Idaho Public Health

For more information on the Community Health Programs and Fit and Fall Programs, visit siphidaho.com

2-1-1 Idaho CareLine

The 2-1-1 Idaho CareLine, a free statewide community Information & Referral service, is a program of the Department of Health & Welfare. The AAA is a partner, with our resource directory available on the 211 website.

Visit: idahocareline.org

Local Hospitals

The Area Agency on Aging has an agreement with local hospitals to help ease the transition from hospital to home.

Other Agencies and Organizations

AARP
Administration on Aging (AOA)
Eldercare Locator
Idaho Commission on Aging (ICOA)
Idaho Assistive Technology Project
Medicare
Money Management International
National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
National Institute on Aging
National Senior Citizens Law Center
Senior Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA)
Social Security Administration
US Department of Health & Human Services
US Senate Special Committee on Aging

CAREGIVING
Alzheimer’s Association
Family Caregiver Alliance
Healthy People
National Alliance of Caregiving
AARP Caregiving Resources
AgingCare.com

IDAHO LEGAL AID SERVICES
Idaho Pro-Bono Commission

(208) 233-4032  •  1-800-526-8129  •  sandy@sicog.org  •  Fax (208) 233-5232
214 E. Center Street  •  P.O. Box 6079, Pocatello, Idaho 83205