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Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

YES (Youth Empowerment Services) YES is a system of care for youth in Idaho under 18 who may benefit from mental health support. YES uses a youth and family-centered, team-based, and strengths focused approach for early identification, treatment planning, and implementation of mental health care. https://yes.idaho.gov/

Parent Network: https://idahoparentnetwork.org/ This volunteer organization created by parents and for parents of children with mental health concerns.

Idaho Antitrafficking Coalition You can text or call this number and find a case manager. (208) 630-6601

Idaho Parents Unlimited www.idahopul.com IPUL supports, empowers, educates and advocates to enhance the quality of life for Idahoans with disabilities and their families.

NAMI Idaho
https://www.nami.org/NAMInet/Marketing-Communications/NAMI-Logos/Logos/NAMI-Idaho National Alliance on Mental Illness Idaho- Find your local chapter.

Idaho Legislature: https://legislature.idaho.gov/

Bright by Text: text IDAHOFAMILY to 274448 free age appropriate tips and activities for parents of young children

Family Advocates: https://familyadvocates.org/

Parents as Teachers

211 Careline https://healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/services-programs/211 (a free, statewide, community information and referral service which is a program of the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) https://healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/services-programs/medicaid-health/childrens-health-insurance-program-chip

Wright Yellow pages for kids: https://www.yellowpagesforkids.com/help/id.htm (find a variety of services throughout Idaho)

Department of Juvenile Corrections http://www.idjc.idaho.gov/

Department of Juvenile Justice: Understanding How the Juvenile Justice System Works in Idaho (English): http://www.idjc.idaho.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/IDJC-Handbook-for-Families.pdf

Department of Juvenile Justice: Understanding How the Juvenile Justice System Works in Idaho (Spanish) http://www.idjc.idaho.gov/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/IDJC-Handbook-for-Families-Spanish.pdf

Department of Education – Special Education https://www.sde.idaho.gov/sped/

Special education manual: https://www.sde.idaho.gov/sped/sped-manual/

Idaho Parents Unlimited (www.idahopul.com/ ) IPUL supports, empowers, educates and advocates to enhance the quality of life for Idahoans with disabilities and their families.

National Federation of Families www.ffchm.org

National Youth MOVE www.youthmovenational.org

Association for Treatment and Training in the Attachment of Children www.attach.org

Children’s and Adults Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder www.chadd.org

Schizophrenia www.Schizophrenia.com

International OCD Foundation www.iocdf.org

National Child Traumatic Stress Network www.nctsn.org

Child Mind: Transforming Children’s Mental health: www.childmind.org

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration www.samhsa.gov

SAMHSA’s National Helpline – treatment referral and information services – 1-800-662-4357 (HELP)

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law www.bazelon.org

Coalition for Juvenile Justice: www.juvjustice.org

National Information Center for Children with Disabilities www.nichcy.org