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Housing Assistance In The Iowa Region

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Ames Planning & Housing Department



Contact
515 Clark Ave
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 239-5400


Description
Program's vary Applications are available at City Hall or online at http://www.city.ames.ia.org

Hours
Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm

Area Served
Story County

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SID
3070

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Logan Community Action Site



Contact
1740 Garfield Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515) 248-6212


Description
BASIC NEED ASSISTANCE PROGRAM, formerly known as SENIOR LIVING TRUST PROGRAM and UNMET NEEDS PROGRAM, is designed to meet the emergency needs of low-income persons age 60 years and older Funds are available for material aid and energy assistance: for emergency needs such as prescription drugs, assistive devices, dental expenses, utility bills, eye glasses, home cleaning, extermination, furnace or water heater repair, plumbing and electrical work Other unmet needs are considered on a case-to-case basis. Grants are made in cases when no other funding source is available. The limit for a request is $200 per fiscal year. If a service or funds are available elsewhere the grant will not be approved until all resources have been explored

TO APPLY: must contact the LOCAL COMMUNITY CENTER or RED ROCK AREA COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM.

BOONE COUNTY: 515-432-5052
JASPER COUNTY: 641-792-3008
MADISON COUNTY: 515-462-2931
MARION COUNTY: 641-842-6571
STORY COUNTY: 515-382-7290
WARREN COUNTY: 515-961-5271
POLK COUNTY: Des Moines Community Action 248-6216; outside of Des Moines 515-965-0433; West Des Moines 515-222-3660.

Hours
Contact local community center

Area Served
Polk County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3074

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Benton County MH-Mr-DD



Contact
303 1st Ave
Vinton, IA 52349
(319) 472-4743


Description
CENTRAL POINT OF COORDINATION: Placements for residential and vocational skills training and funding for persons with mental illness, mental retardation or developmental disabilities

CASE MANAGEMENT: Case management for mental health services contracted between Benton Co. and DHS case management

GENERAL ASSISTANCE: Provides emergency financial assistance for rent, food, very limited medical care, utilities, and very limited prescription assistance. Assists with burial expenses, transportation, non-food and perishable food pantry referrals; Bring documentation of income and bills etc If on subsidized housing General Assistance can not help

REPRESENTATIVE PAYEE SOCIAL SERVICES: Representative payee for persons receiving Social Security

VETERANS AFFAIRS: Helps wartime veterans or the family of a wartime veteran with rent, utilities and limited medical expenses in times of need

Hours
Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm

Area Served
Benton County

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SID
3076

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Bidwell Riverside Center​



Contact
1203 Hartford Ave
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 244-6251


Description
BIDWELL-RIVERSIDE CENTER is committed to helping families and individuals develop to their full potential through direct service and educational programs Programs include: Early Child Development center, possible financial assistance for utilities, food pantry (DMARC), and clothing distribution.

CHRISTMAS SHARING PROGRAM for residents of specific zip codes (south side).

FOOD PANTRY through Des Moines Area Religious Council's for the Southside only Provides for emergency help with non-perishable food for persons within the Southside of Des Moines boundaries This service can only be accessed once a month.

PERSONAL PANTRY: Help with personal hygiene products and diapers when available.

CLOTHING: anyone needing clothing items; minimum cost or free upon confirmation of need.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Utility assistance for Des Moines' Southside when funds available.

EARLY CHILDHOOD LEARNING CENTER serves ages 15 months - 5 years of age. (listed separately)

Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Area Served
Polk County

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SID
3077

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Upper Des Moines Opportunity



Contact
620 Michigan St
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 732-1757


Description
*Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program ( LIHEAP): Supplemental help for winter heating bills.
*LIHEAP Crisis Assistance: Help in a life threatening situation for temporary shelter, fuel, blankets, heaters and furnace repair Furnace replacement may be available for homeowners.
*Weatherization Program: Provides assistance to make a home more energy efficeient - may include caulking, insulation, weather stripping and other services.
*Chore Service and Home Repair: Program serves eligible applicants age 60 and over with home chores and repairs Program is a partnership with Northwest Aging Association.
*Emergency Food Pantry: Service available to eligible families with little or no food 10-14 day supply of food and non-food items as available.
*Food Bank/Food Shelf: Variety of food and non-food items available to clients who are income eligible May be accessed once a week and items available depends on supply.
*Bread/Garden Surplus/Eggs: Items donated by businesses and people in the community - availability depends on supply.
*Emergency Vouchers: Provides eligible applicants with limited financial help for basic needs.
*Clothing/Furniture Shop: Clothing, household goods and furniture items Anyone is welcome to come in and shop.
*Referral Services: Knowledge of services and contacts in our area may benefit clients in difficult or emergency situations.
*Client Advocacy: Assisting clients with providers and organizations to receive assistance resolving difficult situations.
*Adopt-A-Family Christmas Program: Families are adopted in the surrounding communities at Christmas time and are provided with gifts and food for the holiday.
*Special Projects: School supplies, holiday food baskets, new shoes and clothing for school age kids Projects are based on available funds and need.

Hours
Mon - Thu 7:30 am-4:30 pm Fri 8 am - 12 pm

Area Served
Buena Vista County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3098

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Cass County General Relief



Contact
5 W 7th St
Atlantic, IA 50022
(712) 243-4424


Description
RENT AND UTILITY assistance

FOOD VOUCHERS

FUNERAL assistance

Hours
Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm

Area Served
Cass County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3106

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U.S. Cellular Authorized Agent - Whannel's Cellular



Contact
508 2nd St
Traer, IA 50675
(319) 478-2602


Description
FOOD VOUCHER: Provides a food voucher for the North Tama County food pantry

GAS ASSISTANCE: Provides gas assistance for doctor appointments in Traer

PRESCRIPTION ASSISTANCE: Provides funds for prescription assistance

RENT ASSISTANCE: Provides rent assistance

UTILITY ASSISTANCE: Provides utility assistance

Hours
Irregular - call for details

Area Served
Tama County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3125

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Clarke Senior Center



Contact
114 S Fillmore St
Osceola, IA 50213
(641) 342-2101


Description
CLARKE COMMUNITY CENTER provides the following services: utility bill assistance, weatherization, food pantry, emergency family loans ($50), WIC information, information and referral, WIA information, garden seeds voucher program, budget counseling, clothing exchange, medical transportation volunteers, school supplies, and toys at Christmas.

CLARKE COUNTY FOOD PANTRY provides food assistance to families in need through donations received from local churches, organizations, and clubs.

Hours
By appointment, Main Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Area Served
Clarke County

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SID
3130

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Clarke County Veterans Affairs



Contact
100 S Main St
Osceola, IA 50213
(641) 342-2933


Description
CLARKE COUNTY GENERAL ASSISTANCE provides emergency payment vouchers for people in need of short term emergency type assistance to meet their basic needs. It is not intended to provide on-going long term aid to any individual/or family.

Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-1 pm and 2 pm-4:30 pm

Area Served
Clarke County

Not Yet Validated

SID
3132

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Upper Des Moines Opportunity



Contact
714 10th E Ave
Spencer, IA 51301
(712) 262-7409


Description
*Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) - supplemental help for winter heating bills - November 1st through April 15th
*LIHEAP Crisis Assistance - Assistance available in a life threatening situation for temporary shelter, fuel, blankets, heaters and furnace repair. Upon availability of funding, furnace repair or replacement is available to homeowners.
*Weatherization - Assistance with stopping infiltration of cold air into a home. Can include caulking, weather stripping and attic insulation.
*Chore Service and Home Repair- Funds household repairs and chores for income eligible applicants age 60 and older. Sponsored by Northwest Aging Association.
*Emergency Vouchers - Provides eligible applicants with limited financial help for basic emergency needs.
*Emergency Food Pantries - 7 day supply of food for those who are out of food or have limited resources to purchase or obtain food.
*Food Bank - Variety of food and sundry items. Donations accepted.
*Food for Life - Meat which has been inspected and donated by area farmers. Available on an every other month basis; based on income and family size.
*Clothing Shop - Provides clothing and miscellaneous household items. Donations accepted.
*Referral Services- Information on a wide variety of services available in Northwest Iowa for those faced with situations they find difficult to solve.
*Client Advocacy - Assistance when help is needed with providers, organizations or difficult situations.
*Budget Counseling - Help for those experiencing difficulty managing their financial obligations.
*Special Projects - Clay County Community Christmas program, new hats and gloves, school supplies and more based on need and availability.
*Youth Enrichment

Hours
Mon-Thu 7:30 am-4:30pm Fri 7:30 am - 11:00 am

Area Served
Clay County

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SID
3134

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