Jannus Economic Opportunity launches Global Community Market

The Global Community Market is a new social enterprise of Jannus Economic Opportunity.  Through the holidays, Jannus Economic Opportunity is partnering with Trailhead Boise to assist displaced entrepreneurs as they rebuild their businesses and create better lives for their families. When: 9am – 2pm Saturdays, beginning November 28 Where: Trailhead, 500 South 8th Street, Boise […]

Refugee Community Vision Screening Eyeglass Drive

Refugee Community Vision Screening is organized by NNU for November 11, 2015 at St. Al’s Hospital. If you have any extra prescription glasses that you are not using, please feel free to donate them for a good cause. You can bring your extra glasses to the Agency for New Americans and they will take them […]

Stephanie Bender-Kitz selected to Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health Program

Stephanie Bender-Kitz has been selected to participate in the Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health program (www.changeleaders.org).    The Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health is a national program to develop, support and expand the influence of organizational leaders who are committed to achieving transformative improvements in care for older adults. The Practice Change […]

Legacy Corps Seeking New “Paid” Volunteers

​ Annual Legacy Corps volunteer enrollment is now! Ten openings available for ‘paid’ volunteer positions through Legacy Corps. Applications accepted through October 31, 2015 LEGACY CORPS VOLUNTEERS PROVIDE COMPANIONSHIP TO VETERANS AND MILITARY FAMILIES SO THE FAMILY CAREGIVER CAN TAKE A BREAK AND TAKE CARE OF THEMSELVES!  Supporting family caregivers enables them to provide better […]

ITA Idaho Telehealth Summit scheduled October 22-23

ITA Idaho Telehealth Summit October 22, 2015 by Shannon Boise State University, Student Union Bldg 1910 University Dr. – Boise Events Date/Time Date(s) – October 22, 2015 – October 23, 2015 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Location Boise State University, Student Union Bldg Category(ies) Public Health & Policy   ITA 2015 Idaho Telehealth Summit October […]

Idaho Asset Building Network Launch

The Idaho Asset Building Network has launched!  Jannus, through the Idaho Center for Fiscal Policy and other projects, is a part of this important new organization that seeks to build a more prosperous Idaho.   The Idaho Asset Building Network is a statewide group of practitioners, advocates, policymakers and others working to expand the reach […]

ISPH Receives Grant from Idaho Division of Veteran’s Services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS: John Reusser, Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline, jreusser@jannus.org Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline Announces $100,000 Grant from Idaho Division of Veteran’s Services Continued funding will help veterans and military families. BOISE, ID. (September 1, 2015) Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline (1-800-273-TALK), the state’s only nationally accredited suicide prevention hotline and a program of Jannus […]