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Thermometer Request Form: The LCAC voted to purchase and distribute thermometers for businesses, agencies and providers who need them in order to operate under COVID-19 guidelines. The request form has been distributed and a copy is attached just in case you missed it! [Thermometer Application]

Annual Energy Assistance & Home Buyer Assistance: Community In Action has annual energy assistance available. Community In Action also has home buying assistance programs available. Both flyers are attached. [English] [Spanish] [Home Buyer Assistance]

Toys for Toys: Evualcree is accepting applications for Toys for Tots. [English] [Spanish]

Fall Resource Round-Up: The LCAC is completing the Spring In To Wellness fun for 2020 by distributing “Goodie Bags” to all of our SIW communities. Building Healthy Families has taken the lead on collecting printed materials, giveaways, goodies and door prizes from ANY providers, agencies or organizations that would like to contribute. A sign up flyer is attached and materials and goodies will start to be collected the week of Nov 10 with a cut off of

Nov 20, 2020. [Resource Round-Up]

Local Events

Festival of Trees: Hosted at the Culture Center this year. [Save the Date]

TVCC Annual Gala: Hosted Virtually but registration is required.

Please join us for the Treasure Valley Community College Foundation Virtual Live Auction GALA on Saturday, November 7that 7 p.m. The live auction will include 15 amazing packages and items to bid on plus you can choose from 91 items on the silent auction. Register now at and join us Saturday for the live auction via Zoom, Facebook, or YouTube. Thank you for supporting the TVCC Foundation and student scholarships!

Here are the links to watch our the Live Auction on Facebook Live, YouTube, or Zoom (your choice):


Classes & Trainings

Parenting NOW: Building Healthy Families will host a virtual parenting class starting Wednesday, Dec 9, 2020 at 7PM and will continue thru Jan 13, 2021. [Flyer]

Parent Cafes: Valley Family Health Care hosts Parent Cafes on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 6PM. Registration with VFHC is required, contact Nuba Lazo for more information. [English] [Spanish]

SafeSitter Classes: Building Healthy Families hosts virtual SafeSitter classes for pre-teens eleven years and up. Registration is required to receive a Study Kit prior to class. Classes are held on Saturdays via Zoom from 10am to 3:30pm with a break for lunch. [Flyer]

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