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  • Living Independently for Everyone (LIFE)

  • Address: 640 Pershing Ave, Ste A, Pocatello ID 83205
  • Phone Number: (208) 232-2747
  • Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Email Address: tracy@idlife.org
  • Web Address: http://www.idlife.org
  • Notes: * PROGRAM FEES: Medicaid; If you do not qualify for Medicaid or Medicaid Programs, you may still be eligible for Personal Assistance Services. Call for information. * PROGRAM SERVICES: - LIFE core services are: 1) Information & Referral 2) Advocacy 3) Peer Counseling 4) Independent Living Skills Training Other Services: *Self-Directed Goal Setting LIFE staff assists you and facilitates in the development of your chosen goals that you wish to achieve. Such as: -Self-advocacy/Self-empowerment -Community-Based living -Information Access/Technology -Community/Social Participation -Attendant Care in your Home -Any barriers in your life you choose to work towards. *Self-Directed Attendant Care YOU ARE THE PERSON IN CHARGE OF YOUR ATTENDANT CARE IN YOUR HOME! -You have the choice in hiring, managing, and terminating the workers of your choice. -You may hire friends, neighbors and even family members to provide your care at home. Here are a few of the services offered: -Attendant Care, Nursing, -Chore Service, -Companion Care, -Respite Care, -Overnight Care, -Private Pay, If self-direction is not for you, there are other options through LIFE, Inc. *Idaho Home Choice Program? Idaho Home Choice (IHC) is a system of flexible financing for long-term services and supports that enables funds to move with the individual to the most Suitable and preferred setting as the individual's needs and preferences change. The program is funded by the federal Money Follows the Person Demonstration Program grant. For additional information call or review the website. *LIFE, along with the core services and self-directed attendant care program also offers many other services and programs Such as: -NIGHT LIFE – a social and recreational program in the Pocatello office, -Assistive technology – many free devices, Computer loan program, -TBI support group, -Transition housing funding program, -Scholarship program, -Demonstration center in Idaho Falls for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
  • Languages: English, Translation services may be available.
  • Categories/Subcategories: Education/Job Training/Life Skills Training