If you have been or fear you may be served with an eviction notice, please contact Idaho Legal Aid Housing Hotline at (208) 746-7541. Contacting the housing hotline will provide you with the opportunity to talk to an attorney about your eviction concerns more quickly than our program can accomodate. If Idaho Legal Aid determines an attorney may be able to assist you with your eviction, they may refer you back to our program.
Following are a list of other resources:
Idaho Legal Aid Housing Legal Advice Line:
If you are a tenant and need help with a legal problem related to your housing (such as evictions, repairs, security deposits, or housing discrimination) or you are a homeowner that needs help with foreclosure prevention, you have a question you think a lawyer should answer, or you have been sued and don’t know where to turn, call our Housing Advice Line (208) 746-7541
Advice Line Hours. Intake for the advice lines occurs Monday through Friday (excluding holidays), from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Mountain Time (9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Pacific Time).
IDHW Emergency Assistance/Navigator Program
Rent, utility assistance to families with children if sustainable income. Idaho Careline 2-1-1 or (800) 926-2588
Idaho Housing and Finance Association
To be eligible, your household must be an Idaho resident, meet the program’s income limits and be unable to pay rent or utilities because of a financial hardship related to the Covid-19 pandemic. Apply online or contact (855) 452-0801.
Housing Crisis Hotline by Our Path – Ada County
Will help callers problem solve their unique situation, and make direct referrals to service providers l 208-336-HOME (4663)
Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) – Ada County
Help with rent and utilities for individuals and families affected by Covid-19 (208) 363-9710
Jesse Tree of Idaho – Ada and Canyon Counties
Must be late on rent, have an income coming into the home or an income about to start, participate in emergency case management (208) 383-9486