Resources

Both working with teens and being a teen on the verge of independence can often be challenging. While navigating this transition, the Independent Living (IL) workers are a great resource for you. Below are some resources that may help you, but feel free to contact your youth's IL worker for any specific questions you might have.

Featured Resources

2-1-1 Idaho CareLine
2-1-1 Idaho CareLine

Contact the Idaho CareLine by dialing 2-1-1 anywhere in Idaho, let them know what area you live in and what services you need. They have a database at their fingertips to help connect you to servic...

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21 Things - Don't leave foster care without them
21 Things - Don't leave foster care without them

Poster listing the 21 things everyone should have when exiting foster care.

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Apply for Medicaid
Apply for Medicaid

Before you apply for Medicaid between the ages of 21 - 26, first get a foster-care verification from your caseworker, independent living coordinator, or the statewide coordinator.

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KARYN PURVIS INSTITUTE OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT
KARYN PURVIS INSTITUTE OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT

LEARNING TO CHANGE THE WORLD…FOR CHILDRENThe Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development strives to help children suffering from the effects of early trauma, abuse and/or neglect. We cond...

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At Home In Idaho
At Home In Idaho

Welcome to Visit Idaho’s activity page. We know that right now, you’re probably missing Idaho’s incredible natural beauty. But until it’s time to go on that next adventure, explore the Gem State fr...

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Coronavirus Resources & Tips for Parents, Children & Others
Coronavirus Resources & Tips for Parents, Children & Others

For our collective health and well-being, we must adhere to the requirements of social distancing. Physical distance, however, does not mean we need to remain socially disconnected or isolated. In ...

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COVID-19 in Idaho
COVID-19 in Idaho

Get COVID-19 Resources Here!

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Free Legal Advice
Free Legal Advice

Free Legal Answers is a virtual legal advice clinic. Qualifying users post their civil legal question to their state's website. Users will then be emailed when their question receives a response. A...

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Georgia Aquarium
Georgia Aquarium

See some of the aquarium animals and what they're doing right now using our live cam! Animals include jellyfish, beluga whales, and so much more!

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Helping Kids Adjust to Online Learning During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Helping Kids Adjust to Online Learning During the Coronavirus Pandemic

In a matter of months, the novel coronavirus has rearranged the lives of children and families around the world. Schools have closed in 188 countries, disrupting the educations of more than 1....

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