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COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Information and Resources

General 

Idaho 2-1-1 Careline can help you connect with a range of free or low-cost services in the community. 

United Way of Treasure Valley is maintaining a list of community resources, including food pantries, employment and business support, mental health resources, health care, child care, and more. The list is also available in Spanish. 

Meridian Press and KTVB are also providing roundups of community resources, including information about job opportunities and lists of stores with designated hours for at-risk shoppers. 

COVID-19 Testing

St. Luke’s and Saint Alphonsus are providing drive-up COVID-19 testing at their Meridian locations. Follow the links for more information on testing criteria and procedures. 

Meals

Idaho Food Bank has a food assistance locator that will help you find food pantries and meal sites in your area. 

West Ada School District is providing free grab-and-go meals for kids ages 1-18 on weekdays between 11 am and 1 pm. Click here for a list of all sites providing meals. 

Boys & Girls Clubs of Ada County are offering free grab-and-go meals on weekdays between 11:30 am and 1 pm at the Meridian Elementary School playground. 

Meridian Foodbank is offering drive-thru service Mondays and Wednesdays from noon to 6 pm and Thursdays from noon to 4 pm.

Housing Support

Jesse Tree can offer resources and information to individuals at risk of eviction. 

Jannus Economic Opportunity provides emergency personal loans, as well as small business loans. 

Insurance Questions

Idaho Department of Insurance is available to answer insurance-related questions by phone or email. 

Senior Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) can answer questions about Medicare coverage of COVID-19 related services. 

Nonprofit Support

Idaho Nonprofit Center has compiled resources for nonprofits navigating the impact of COVID-19. 

Educational Resources and Entertainment 

Visit our Connect page to explore digital resources.