Ainsworth, IA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 55 food pantries in the Ainsworth area.

1 Miles Away

Ainsworth , IA 52201

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Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give up. They happen to break you down and build you up so you can be all that you were intended to be.
-- Charlie Jones

HACAP - Old Main Washington Site

8 Miles Away

2175 Lexington Boulevard
Washington, IA 52353
(319) 653-2069

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ENERGY ASSISTANCE: Assists low-income homeowners and renters pay for a portion of their primary heating costs for the winter heating season Assistance is based on household income, size, type of fuel and type of housing The application period is from October 1 (elderly and disabled households) and November 1 through April 30 for the other households. Must meet 150% of poverty guidelines If over the guidelines and have medical expense, can be between 151% to 175 % of the poverty guidelines

EMERGENCY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: The Friendship Emergency Fund is a ministerial donation fund for emergency assistance to help with utility or rent deposits, disconnects, rent eviction prevention and utility payments It is a loan that is to be paid back at the client's discretion Payments are made directly to the vendors and landlords Maximum assistance is $150

LOW-INCOME AND LOW-COST HOUSING: Low-Cost Housing provides supported housing to low-income families Priority give to families already receiving support services within the HACAP system Complete an application and interview process; will need to provide financial statements, SSN's for persons in household Washington Local Housing Program is available for families that are in need of safe and affordable housing after becoming homeless due to eviction or utility disconnect . Below 17%% poverty guidelines; homeless or have an eviction notice

Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm

No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
-- St. Ambrose

Food Pantry

13 Miles Away

United Presbyterian Church of Lone tree
Lone Tree, IA 52755
(319) 629-4900

FOOD PANTRY: Food distribution program to those in need and low-income families in the Lone Tree area. Call administrative number to talk to someone or to leave a message to request food distribution. Anonymous pick-up of food available at back door of church.

Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
-- Colin Wilson

Our Church Community Church

14 Miles Away

1474 Franklin Avenue
Wayland, IA 52654
(319) 461-0576

FOOD PANTRY: Offers a food box to those in need.

Mon-Fri by appointment

HELP = H(umor), E-go, edging God out, L-istening, P-urpose.
-- Ken Blanchard

Kalona Food Pantry

14 Miles Away

401 E Avenue
Kalona, IA 52247
(319) 656-5285

FOOD PANTRY: May call to set up an appointment for first visit or bring proof of residency to a Saturday that they are open After that, open on 2nd and 4th Sat from 9 am - 10:30 am.

Emergency supply of food for those in need. Some assistance in southern Johnson County since its close to the county line. Call for more information.

First time visitors may make an appointment. Second and Fourth Sat of the month from 9 am-10:30 am

You can have anything you want if you want it desperately enough. You must want it with an inner exuberance that erupts through the skin and joins the energy that created the world.
-- Sheila Graham

Community Action of Eastern Iowa-West Liberty

23 Miles Away

405 North Elm Street
West Liberty, IA 52776
(319) 627-3355

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COMMUNITY ACTION OF EASTERN IOWA, a United Way partner agency, provides a wide variety of services for low-income households.

Mons 8:30 am-12 noon and 12:30 pm-4:30 pm.

Education is what survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten.
-- B. F. Skinner

Crisis Center of Johnson County

23 Miles Away

1121 Gilbert Court
Iowa City, IA 52240
(319) 351-0128

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AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR: Provides Minor car repair, in special circumstances

CLOTHING VOUCHERS: Provides clothing vouchers to second-hand stores maximum once every six months

COMMUNITY EDUCATION: Provides speakers for almost any need: volunteering, suicide and suicide prevention, etc Call to schedule a speaker

CRISIS INTERVENTION: Crisis counseling available 24 hours, seven days a week Face-to-face counseling available 9 am to 11pm Online Crisis Chat Services available through the website

DISASTER RELIEF: Provides long term recovery support in natural disasters through case advocacy

FOOD BANK: Provides weekly supplemental food bags to Johnson County residents

INFORMATION AND REFERRAL: Answers on where to turn for services available in Johnson County Assistance with almost any question Available 24 hours a day

PRESCRIPTIONS: If the Free Medical Clinic cannot help you, the Emergency Assistance program can pay up to $25 per individual per year

PROJECT HOLIDAY: Provides a food box to make a holiday meal in December. registration is required and happens in November

RENT DEPOSIT ASSISTANCE: Rent deposit assistance is available on Mondays at 11 am on a lottery basis

RENT ASSISTANCE: Helps with overdue rent on Mondays at 11 am on a lottery basis

SUICIDE SURVIVORS SUPPORT GROUP: Meets on the first Thursday of the month from 7 pm-8:30 pm The group is designed for people who have lost a loved one to suicide

TRANSIENT SERVICES: Provides one-time transportation assistance to people who do not live in Johnson County and are stranded here Assistance to next largest town such as Cedar Rapids or Davenport Small car repair and assistance with gasoline (if funds available) Additional eligibility requirements apply-call for more information

UTILITY BILL ASSISTANCE: Helps with past due gas, water and electric bill It is available on Mondays at 11 am on a lottery basis. If your name is chosen then the Crisis Center of Johnson County may help with the last $100 of one of your utility bills

UTILITY DEPOSITS: Emergency funds are available on a limited basis for utility deposits and past due bills

Crisis line answered Mon-Sun 24/7. Food bank hours: Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri 12 noon-4:30 pm, Tue 12 Noon-7 pm, Emergency Assistance Mon-Fri 12 Noon-4:30 pm
Office hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm

Think of yourself as on the threshold of unparalleled success. A whole, clear, glorious life lies before you. Achieve! Achieve!
-- Andrew Carnegie

Commission of Veterans Affairs - Johnson County

23 Miles Away

855 South Dubuque St
Iowa City, IA 52240
(319) 356-6049

BENEFITS ASSISTANCE: Helps eligible veterans apply for compensation and pension programs to assist veterans and their dependents, obtaining military records and awards, distributing grave markers and flag holders for Johnson County, networking with Veteran's Administration Hospitals, networking with other VA facilities and social service agencies, conducts Mind Body Medicine Support Groups for PTSD

BURIAL ASSISTANCE: Assists with funeral expenses, burial expenses and grave markers, obtaining a flag

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Veterans may receive 3 months of temporary assistance Assistance may include utilities, rent, original mortgage interest, funeral, burial expenses and grave markers

Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon,12:30 pm-4:30 pm

Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.
-- Les Brown

Henry County Offices - N Jackson Street

25 Miles Away

106 North Jackson Street
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 385-0790

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GENERAL ASSISTANCE: Provides assistance on a temporary basis for a limited period of time It can be used to pay for basic needs that include rent/lot rent; interest on original mortgage; utilities-gas, electric, and water; burial; and food vouchers for clients who are unable to work Linn County prescription information may be obtained here also Can not be on Subsidized Housing

Mon-Fri 8 am-12 Noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm

The ability to manage well doesn't make much difference if you're not even in the right jungle.
-- Stephen Covey

Salvation Army, The-Muscatine

26 Miles Away

1000 Oregon Street
Muscatine, IA 52761
(563) 263-8272

THE SALVATION ARMY is a resource of spiritual and social counseling Services provided to Muscatine County include: utility assistance, emergency food pantry, counseling, rent assistance, free meal program and children's character building classes.

LUNCH with LOVE: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 11:30am-1pm.
SOCIAL SERVICES: Monday-Friday 1pm-4pm.

Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon and 1 pm-4 pm.

Two great things you can give your children: one is roots, the other is wings.
-- Hodding Carter

Muscatine County Food Pantry

26 Miles Away

315 Iowa Avenue
Muscatine, IA 52761
(563) 263-7512

MUSCATINE COUNTY FOOD PANTRY provides commodities, food stuff, produce,and hygiene items to low-income families in Muscatine County.

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-11am.

We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
-- Charles Kingsley