Our mission is to provide integrated services that support recovery and enhancement of life. We endeavor to create a collaborative environment that fosters hope, stability, and respect among persons served, employees, and our community.
We aspire to be the human service agency of choice within our community, highly valued by the participants we serve, respected by competitors and colleagues, and acknowledged for innovative service delivery.
We value professionalism, competency, and high ethical standards in our employees and contractors. We perform our duties while maintaining respect for others, a non-judgmental attitude, genuine caring, and acceptance for all whom we serve. We demonstrate the importance of honesty, hope, compassion, empathy, and support in our actions.
As part of Human Support’s mission, we aim to bring hope and stability to all persons regardless of background or experience. It is the policy of Human Supports of Idaho, Inc. to provide essential behavioral health services regardless of the participant’s ability to pay.
For participants who are uninsured or underinsured, we can provide pro bono or sliding scale fee services. Human Supports of Idaho, Inc. will base program eligibility on a person’s ability to pay and will not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, sexual orientation, creed, religion, disability, or national origin.
The Federal Poverty Guidelines are used in creating the annual and updating the sliding fee schedule (SFS) to determine eligibility. Though we would like to assist every individual in a timely manner, we do occasionally have a waiting list for these services. Please contact our office for more information on how to complete a pro bono/sliding scale application.
Crisis Number 208-861-0781
Crisis services are available to all participants. A crisis worker is on-call and available after hours, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, including weekends and holidays. The role of the on-call worker is to assess the risk(s) and link the individual to the appropriate resources to resolve the crisis (i.e. law enforcement, Mobile Crisis/Crisis Response Team, child/adult protection, emergency room, etc.). They may also make necessary connections to identified supports in the community.
The on-call worker can also provide effective coping skills, relaxation exercises, and techniques for managing stress and decreasing symptoms.
In the event of a non-emergent call the worker may refer an individual to contact their assigned staff person the following work day.
Crisis services are intended to provide necessary support in emergency situations where an individual is at risk of: Hospitalization, Loss of Income or Employment, Loss of Housing, Involved in a Family Disturbance or other serious emergency.
During our office hours, 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday, we ask that they contact our front offices (Boise- 208-321-0160) or (Caldwell-208-454-8389).
Human Supports is an approved site for master’s level social work or counseling interns.
If you are interested in gaining experience serving an underserved population and enhancing your clinical knowledge, please submit your resume and cover letter explaining your interest in the position.
Case management and administrative internships may also be available for undergraduate students.
Our CARF accreditation exemplifies our commitment to providing clients with quality service that meets organizational and program standards at the international level. CARF assists service providers in improving the quality of the services they offer while helping ensure their services meet organizational and program standards. Providers that meet the standards of CARF have demonstrated their commitment to being a part of a select group of providers that offer the best available services to their clients. Human Supports of Idaho has been granted its sixth consecutive, 3-year accreditation award by CARF for Case Management, Community Integration, Intensive Outpatient Treatment, Integrated Outpatient Treatment (Substance Use Disorders & Mental Health) and Outpatient Treatment for Children and Adolescents.
The NHSC was created because of the health care crisis in the 1950s and 1960s. Older physicians retired and young doctors stopped choosing general practice. This meant areas of the country would have no access to primary care. The NHSC stepped in to support health centers in rural, urban, and tribal communities. Their efforts addressed a growing primary health care shortage. HSI is proud to be accredited by this organization. We are able to help those who are located in rural and urban areas and make sure that no one gets turned away from services.
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HSI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in its health programs and activities.
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