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Additionally, PG's Student Assistance Program is a confidential third-party support and counseling service provided by Health Advocate that is available 24/7 and complimentary to all active Purdue University Global students and their dependents. Visit PG Campus's Page on the Student Assistance Program.
Medicaid has different programs available that provide health coverage for:
Children under age 19
Parents or other related adults with children under age 19
Women diagnosed with breast or cervical cancer or pre-cancer
People aged 65 or older
People who are blind or disabled (using Social Security criteria)
The mission of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is to assist low income households, particularly those with the lowest incomes that pay a high proportion of household income for home energy, in meeting their immediate home energy needs.
If you need food assistance, a food pantry may be close to your location. The Idaho Foodbank and its branches do offer emergency food assistance, but you might able to save time by checking our statewide map.
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as the Idaho Food Stamps program, helps low-income families buy the food they need in order to stay healthy. An eligible family receives an Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card, which is used like any other debit card at the grocery store. The card uses money from a SNAP account set up for the eligible family to pay for food items.
The WIC program knows that your family’s health is important. Our goal is to help you and your family thrive by promoting healthy lifestyle choices. WIC benefits are for pregnant women, new mothers, infants, and children up to 5 years old (or the father, guardian or foster parent of an eligible infant or child).
More than 130,000 Idahoans are veterans of the Armed Forces. If you are a veteran, you have earned benefits for yourself and potentially for your family, but you must apply to receive these benefits.
This link has some of that information.
We are Idaho’s largest nonprofit law firm with seven regional and two satellite offices, three toll-free legal advice lines, and a website with legal forms and educational content. Our mission is to provide quality civil legal services to low income and vulnerable Idahoans. For many, we provide their only access to our judicial system.