Bonner County Sherrif Search and Rescue

8860 Rapid Lightening Rd., Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone:  255-5723
Website:
Email:  bcsartac@gmail.com

Mission/Activities:  Emergency assistance, wilderness rescue; instruction in emergency care
Founded:  1974    Annual Budget: $2,000    Employees: 0  Members:  20

Contacts:
Ron Korn  255-5723
Kelly Korn  255-5723

Reviewed/updated:  2014

Bonners Partners in Care Clinic

1020 Michigan St., Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone: 255-9099
Email: amy.top@BPICC
Web site: www.bpicc.org
Mission/Activities: Charitably supported clinic for minor and chronic health problems, staffed by volunteers, open one night per week.
Founded: 2003   Annual Budget: $12,000  Members:  175  Employees: 1
Percent tax-funded: 0%
Contacts: Amy Topp, 255-9099
Niccole Grimm: 263-1435
Updated: 2015

 

 

Community Cancer Services

1215 Michigan St., Suite B, Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone:  255-2301
Website:  www.communitycancerservices.org
Email:  info@communitycancerservices.org

Mission/Activities:  Educational seminars, women’s support group, mentors, transportation for treatment, resource adviser, financial support for treatment, prevention and early detection of breast cancer
Founded:  2002    Annual Budget:  $ 78,000    Members:  200  Employees: 2

Contacts: Helen Soderberg,  255-2301
Michelle Anderson, 1207 Michigan #C, 265-2225
Tami Feyen, 265-4905

Updated:  2015

Food Addicts in Recovery

230 Syringa Heights. Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone: 435-703-5493
E-mail: karenmarks@gmail.com
Web site: www.FoodAddicts.org

Mission/Activities: Weight loss support group. Meets Tuesdays 6:30 pm at First Lutheran Church, 526 Olive St.

Founded:     Annual Budget:     Members: 15  Employees: 0
Proportion tax funded: 0%

Contacts: Karan Marks, 435-703-5493

Updated: 2016

National Alliance on Mental Illness, Far North Chapter

sPO Box 2415, Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone:  597-2047
Website:  www.nami.org/sites/namifarnorth
Email:  namifarnorth@yahoo.com

Mission/Activities:  Support group meetings, newsletter, Help line, library, NAMI Awareness events; Meets 3rd Wed, Bonner Gen. Hosp., 6 PM
Founded:  2007    Annual Budget:  $ 28,000    Members:  73  Employees:
Short-term volunteer opportunities:  Mental Illness Awareness Walk; special events

Contacts:
Ann Wimberley, PO Box 2415, Sandpoint  597-2047
Catherine Perusse, 2366 Hickey Rd., Sandpoint  290-6161
Doug and Ruth McKnight, 4097 bottle Bay Rd, 265-8596

Reviewed/updated:  2014

North Country Fibromyalgia Support Group

PO Box 291, Cocollala, ID 83813
Phone:  263-5838

Mission/Activities: Support for fibro, chronic fatigue, pain, Gulf War Syndrome. Meets 2nd Tues, 10 AM, Bonner General.
Founded:  1992    Annual Budget: 0      Members:  15   Employees: 0

Contacts:
Laurie Klontz, 237 Geenen Rd., Cocollala, ID 83813  263-5838
Patricia Farr  263-2318

Reviewed/updated:  2014

Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays

1912 Janelle Way, Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone:  255-1213
Website:
Email:

Mission/Activities:  Family support and advocacy group for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered persons
Founded:  2000    Annual Budget:  $ 4,000    Members:  27

Contacts:
Barbara Hansen, 1912 Janelle Way, Sandpoint,  255-1213
Dick Sandall, PO Box 514, Sagle, ID 83860,  610-6409

Reviewed/updated:  2014

Sandpoint Vegetarians

747 Ponder Point Dr., Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone:  263-9798
Website:  www.sandpointveg.org
Email:  sandpointveg@yahoo.com

Mission/Activities:  Educate about vegetarian living; monthly potlucks
Founded:  2008    Annual Budget:  $ 1,000    Members:  75
Short-term volunteer opportunities:  Vegetarian potluck meals at Community Hall; distributing educational materials.

Contacts:
Tricia Sullivan,  263-9798
Eric Ridgway  265-5412
Cindy Aase  290-5387

Reviewed/updated:  2015

TOPS 208 Sandpoint

PO Box 82, Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone:  263-2501
Website:  www.tops.org
Email:

Mission/Activities:  Weight loss support group meets in Gardenia Center, 400 Church St., Mondays, 9AM
Founded:  1978    Annual Budget: $432     Members:  16   Employees: 0
Proportion tax funded: 0%

Contacts: Tammy Yaber, 304-3627
Joanne Barbee, 365 Providence Rd, Spt., 263-2528
Virginia Ross  263-2501

Reviewed/updated:  2014