About Us

Tesh, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, whose mission is to provide choices and opportunities to children and adults with disabilities. Tesh has been connecting with and walking the life journey with families in Kootenai County and the surrounding areas since 1976. We offer youth development and services, pre-employment, employment, independent living, and life skill services to individuals with disabilities of all ages who are seeking greater independence, self-sufficiency, and participation in their community. We are guided by core values of choice, dedication, integrity, progress, and quality.

Over the years, Tesh has served over 20,000 children and adults with disabilities and their families.

Tesh is nationally accredited by CARF. CARF accreditation signals a service provider's commitment to continually improving services, encouraging feedback, and serving the community.

Tesh currently offers three primary service programs:

  • Youth development
  • Employment & training
  • Independent living

Your donations matter, make a gift today. With your help, we can enhance the lives of so many in our community and provide individuals opportunities for a full and meaningful life.


Tesh Programs

Youth Programs

Tesh is working to create a world where each child born with a disability is given the support necessary to participate fully in life and to have dreams and hopes, successes, and achievements.

Independent Living

The goal is to assist participants to become active members of their community and achieve greater independence. Services are designed to meet the unique needs and interests of each individual.

Employment Services

Tesh provides opportunities for individuals to be productive, contributing members of their community - matching the needs of local businesses with our client skillsets to provide cost-effective labor solutions.

Tesh Services

Assembly & Packaging

Whether a small start-up business with unpredictable staffing needs or a large company with space issues, Tesh can meet your assembly needs in a cost-efficient way.

Secure Document Destruction

Tesh offers confidential secure document shredding for homes, businesses, churches, schools, and other locations! Or, you can bring your shredding to Tesh.

Janitorial Services

Tesh provides professional janitorial, carpet cleaning, and floor care services to commercial locations in  Coeur d’Alene, Hayden, Post Falls, and across Kootenai County.

Mail Processing

Standard Presorted mail is an economical way to send newsletters, sales flyers, or even holiday greetings. We offer a fast-friendly service whether you are mailing a weekly sales flyer or an annual report.

Threshold Mats

Durable, non-skid, customized threshold mats for any home or business. Made with very durable PVC links. These mats have been known to last over ten years!

Get Invovled!

Give the gift of time—find an opportunity today.

Volunteers are an integral part of our organization and play an invaluable role in the opportunities and services we are able to provide our clients and their families.

Tesh has volunteer opportunities that range from office help, assisting with events and fundraisers, or helping with grounds, building, and vehicle fleet maintenance.

Bring your business or community organization to Tesh! Organize a corporate, school or community volunteer group to complete a maintenance volunteer project at Tesh!

Get In Touch

We would love to hear from you!

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