County Assistance Will Not Pay For


  • Will not provide more than one month's assistance in any 12-month aggregate time period (assistance received by another county in Idaho will count in this calculation)
  • Will not provide continuing or long-term assistance
  • Will not make payments to relatives or other household members
  • Will not pay for utility reconnection fees, deposits, late fees or interest charges
  • Will not pay for irrigation fees, cable TV, and any other goods or services that are unnecessary to living or maintaining a home
  • Will not pay for rent deposits
  • Does not issue Food Stamps
  • Will not assist in paying Child Support
  • Does not handle Child Protection matters
  • Will not pay Child Care
  • Does not handle Child Custody matters
  • Will not pay Auto repair/maintenance
  • Will not pay car/home insurance
  • Will not pay mortgage payments