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Veterans Assistance

Veterans Assistance Office 
Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 2431
Moscow, ID 83844-2431
Phone: (208) 885-7989
Fax: (208) 885-9494

Dan Button
Veterans Advisor
Phone: (208) 885-7979
TLC, Room 232B
Email Dan Button

Scott Oplinger

Assistant Veterans Advisor
(at the Veterans Center)
Idaho Commons, Room 305
Phone: (208) 885-7989
Email Scott Oplinger

Women's Center

New Non-Traditional and
Student Parent Program Assistant
phone: (208) 885-2777
Women's Center
Memorial Gym
RM 109
Human Resources Banner

Community Resources

  • Attorneys

    Jennifer Ewers of Liston, Wakefield & Dwelle

    609 S Washington St. Suite 206, Moscow, ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 882-5939 Fax: (208) 882-9072

    Colleen Harrington of Irwin, Myklebust, Savage & Brown

    1230 SE Bishop Boulevard, P.O. Box 604, Pullman, WA 99163-0604
    Phone: (509) 332-3502 Fax: (509) 332-6565

    Cathy Mabbutt of Mabbutt & Mumford, Attorneys

    111 E First St, P.O. Box 9303, Moscow, ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 883-4744 Fax: (208) 883-4480

    Tom and Diane Whitney of Whitney & Whitney

    604 S Washington St. Suite 1, Moscow, ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 882-6872

    For a more comprehensive list of attorneys, please see the “Attorneys” listing in The Yellow Pages section of the Moscow-Pullman Palouse telephone directory.
  • Clothing & Household Needs

    First Presbyterian Church 

    405 South Van Buren St, Moscow, ID 83843 
    Phone: (208) 882-4122 
    Call for an appointment. Linens and kitchenware only. 

    Sojourners’ Alliance 

    627 North Van Buren St, Moscow, ID 83843 
    Phone: (208) 883-3438 
    Clients & tenants only 
    Food Bank in Troy 

    Real Needs on the Palouse

    Submit request online
    No need for church affiliation

    St. Vincent De Paul

    “We fund efforts that improve life for residents of our community and Latah County, address local environmental concerns, and enhance community resources.”
    Contact Fran Trevisan
    Or submit need online
  • Emergency Services
    Alternatives to Violence of the Palouse (ATVP)
    Phone: (208) 883-4357 24-Hour Crisis Line: (208) 883-4357

    Non-profit sexual assault/abuse and domestic/family violence agency serving victims, survivors, non offending family members and concerned friends. Services include: 24-hour crisis hotline; in-person advocacy; emergency confidential shelter; emergency medical and legal advocacy; and domestic violence and sexual assault support groups. All services free of charge in Latah and Whitman counties.

    Community Action Partnership
    428 West 3rd St Suite 4, Moscow ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 882-3535

    Emergency and financial services, affordable housing, parent education and child development. CAP utilizes multiple resources and programs to help families meet their basic needs, including assistance with food, shelter and/or housing, heat, transportation, and health care.

    Department of Health & Welfare
    1350 Troy Hwy Suite 2, Moscow ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 882-2433


    Provides medical insurance to families with children (prenatal to age 19, may also include parents, dependent upon income), assistance with establishing paternity, establishing child support orders, enforcement of child support orders, cash assistance to families with children. Part of the Self-Reliance Program.

    Latah County Sheriff’s Office
    206 E. 3rd St., P.O. Box 8068, Moscow, ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 882-2216


    General Law enforcement. Responds to emergencies of any nature. Provides enhanced 911 services. Dispenses vouchers for food and gas for stranded and homeless individuals.

    Sojourners’ Alliance
    627 North Van Buren, Moscow ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 883-3438

    Transitional housing program – shelter, food, clothing, education, case managements services for homeless men, women, and families.

    WIC (Women, Infants and Children) – North Central District Health Department
    Phone: (208) 882-7353

    Supplemental nutrition program for pregnant or breastfeeding women and children to 5 years old. Breastfeeding education and support are offered. Provides food vouchers and nutrition education. Eligibility is determined by residence, income, and nutritional need.
  • Finding Employment
    The Student and Temporary Employment Services Office assist students with finding on-campus jobs. Information about on-campus employment is available at the Human Resource Services Office, 415 West 6th Street, (208) 885-3737.

    The Idaho Works Career Center is located at 1350 Troy Rd, (208) 882-7571. The Job Location and Development Program also has off-campus job listings, (208) 885-2778.
  • Food Banks
    Church of the Nazarene
    1400 East 7th St., Moscow, ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 882-4332

    Hours: Wednesday & Friday 12:30-2:30 pm, Sunday 3:30-5:30 pm

    Colfax Food Bank
    Phone: (509) 397-2205
    Hours: (on call) Monday through Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Deary Adventist Services
    405 N Main St, Deary, ID 83823
    Phone: 208 887-7414

    Hours: Tuesday 1:00-3:00 pm, Thursday 1:00-6:00 pm

    Genesee Food Bank
    Phone: (208) 285-1195
    Call for an appointment.

    Lewiston Food Bank
    124 New 6th St, Lewiston, ID 83501
    Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Milestone Decisions
    2087 Lexington St., Moscow, ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 883-8262

    Hours: Monday & Tuesday 12:00-2:00 pm

    Moscow Food Bank - St. Mary’s Catholic Church
    618 East 1st St, Moscow, ID 83843
    Phone: (208) 882-4813

    Hours: Tuesday through Friday 2:00-4:00 pm

    North Palouse Food Bank
    West 703 Main, Garfield, WA 99130
    Phone: (509) 635-1450

    Hours: Friday 10:00 am -12:30 pm & 1:30-5:00 pm

    Potlatch Food Bank
    City Hall room 6, Potlatch, ID 83855
    Phone: (208) 875-0431, (208) 875-0691
    Hours: Tuesday 10:00-11:00am and 6:00-8:00pm
    Call for an appointment.

    Pullman Food Bank
    350 Fairmont St, Pullman, WA 99163
    Phone: (509) 334-9147

    Hours: Monday & Thursday 9:00-11:00 am, Wednesday 4:00-6:00 pm

    Sojourners’ Alliance Food Bank
    102 6th St, Troy ID 83871
    Phone: (208) 835-4357

    Hours: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 pm
  • Legal Assistance
    Comprehensive Advocacy, Inc. (Co-Ad, Inc.)
    Phone: (208) 882-0962
    Toll Free: 1-866-COA-DINC

    Assists persons with disabilities to obtain their individual rights, makes referrals to appropriate agencies, provides legal services and general advocacy to persons with disabilities, and follow-up on individual cases.

    Department of Health & Welfare – Child Support Services
    Phone: (208) 799-4465 (Lewiston)
    Toll Free: 1-877-799-4320

    Provides assistance with establishing paternity, establishing child support orders, enforcement of child support orders, and modifications of child support orders.

    Idaho Lawyer Referral Service
    Phone: (208) 334-4500

    The Idaho Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) is operated as a public service of the Idaho State Bar. All LRS attorneys are members in good standing with the Idaho State Bar with no pending public disciplinary complaints, and carry Professional Liability Insurance.

    Idaho Legal Aid Services
    Phone: (208) 743-1556 (Lewiston)

    Legal advice and representation of low-income individuals and seniors 60 and older in civil matters regarding housing, utility terminations, public benefits (Medicaid, SSI, Food Stamps, TANF, County Assistance).

    Idaho Volunteer Lawyer Program
    Phone: (208) 334-4510
    Toll Free: 1 (800) 221-3295 (Idaho only)

    Using a statewide network of volunteer attorneys, the IVLP provides free civil legal assistance through advice and consultation, brief legal services, and representation in certain cases to low-income individuals.

    University of Idaho Legal Aid Clinic
    Phone: (208) 885-6541

    The University of Idaho College of Law legal aid clinics provide access to legal services for underserved populations, through a service-based educational program integrating theory with application, and practice skills with ethical values.