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Jesse Tree is a proud 501(c)(3) nonprofit.
Housing Crisis Line
Are you falling behind in paying your rent and at risk of being evicted? We're here to help.
Call the appropriate Housing Crisis Line M_F from 9am-5pm:
Ada County 208-383-9486
Canyon County 208-461-3733
visit us at 1121 W Miller Street,
Boise, ID 83702,
or email us at
We offer information and personalized support to people experiencing a temporary financial crisis, providing connections to needed resources and legal assistance, landlord mediation, budgeting help, and counseling.
We can pay rent for low-income households temporary experiencing a financial crisis. A large majority of our funding goes directly to fill this critical need.
It costs the community over $53,000
in supportive, health, and emergency services per person who's homeless.
It costs $5-10,000 for a family
to find new housing after they've been evicted.
became homeless for the first time in Ada County during 2018.
1,072 evictions were filed
in Ada County Court in 2018. Even more tenants were given eviction notices.
We believe in investing in prevention.
Let's keep the traumatic, life-altering event of homelessness from happening to our neighbors before it's too late for them, and for our community.
$900/ $75 monthly
It costs less than $900 to keep a family in their housing, and less than $350 per person.
We provide one-time case management and/or rental assistance to 30-40 households per month.
of clients requesting assistance can't pay their rent due to a health care crisis, unexpected job loss, or car breakdown
We provide information and support for up to 200 households per month via our Housing Crisis Line