Department of Health and Welfare - By the Numbers
127,010
Idahoans enrolled in Medicaid Expansion
957,915
Idahoans vaccinated for COVID-19
123,005
Idahoans receiving SNAP benefits
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News Updates

Community Program grants fully distributed, partners announced

Funding allocated to reach children impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic is fully distributed earlier than anticipated. No new applications for the Idaho Community Program grants will be accepted.

The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW)...

Public Notices and Meetings

Event Start Date
Public Meeting

Idaho TSE System Council will meet at 9 a.m. MT Oct. 11 in Boise. Details in the agenda. 

Event Start Date
Public Meeting

State Hospital North Advisory Board will meet from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Oct. 13 via WebEx and in the SHN conference room A. Details in the agenda.