Albia, IA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 28 food pantries in the Albia area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Albia , IA 52531

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Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Albia, IA to print coupons for savings on brand name food and general purpose items they use every day. Coupons can be printed on your computer and redeemed at any local grocery store. This service stretches a family's food budget with real savings; making your food dollar go farther. There is no fee for this service and no registration is necessary.

Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Albia , IA.

Area Served:
Albia , IA



Fast is fine, but accuracy is everything.
-- Wyatt Earp




Monroe County Offices

1 Miles Away

10 Benton Avenue East
Albia, IA 52531
(641) 932-2865

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Services:
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: Responsible for the county policies, county budge, set county tax levy, approve bonds and reports, economic development for the county

CONSERVATION DEPARTMENT: Linn County Conservation Department offers parks, natural areas, preserves, historic sites, wetlands, and many educational and recreational opportunities

COUNTY ATTORNEY: The attorney and legal advisor for the county who renders legal advice to county and district offices relative to official duties

ENGINEER'S OFFICE: In charge of construction and maintenance for all of the Secondary Road System

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 County prescription information may be obtained here also Can not be on Subsidized Housing

LAW ENFORCEMENT: Sheriff's office

RECORDER OFFICE: Issues licenses for birth, boating, death, fishing, hunting, marriage and snowmobiles

TREASURER OFFICE: This office does tax collection for the county, issues motor vehicle titles and registrations, driver's license, financial management of county revenues

VETERAN SERVICES: Helps wartime veterans or the family of a wartime veteran with rent, utilities, and limited medical expenses in time of need

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



In life, satisfaction is experienced when activities are brought to a state of completion. Loss of energy and loss of control are functions of incompletion. The result of completing things releases one's ability to create. Prioritize any items that need to be completed, set a completion date, then do it.
-- William Arthur Ward




Eddyville United Methodist Church

13 Miles Away

1001 Main Street
Eddyville, IA 52553
(641) 969-4660

Services:
FOOD PANTRY: Provides a food pantry for people living in the Eddyville-Blakesburg School District

Hours:
Second and Fourth Sat of the month 9:30 am-11:30 am



I know a fellow who's as broke as the Ten Commandments.
-- John Marquand




Mahaska County Offices - First Street

20 Miles Away

106 South First Street
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(641) 673-4940

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Services:
ASSESSOR OFFICE: Official who has the duty to value all real and personal property in the county as a basis for the county board to levy taxes

AUDITOR: Preserves integrity and fairness in the election process, and to maintain accurate and reliable financial records. Maintain and provides current real estate information and assessment maps

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: Responsible for the county policies, county budge, set county tax levy, approve bonds and reports, economic development for the county

COUNTY ATTORNEY : The attorney and legal advisor for the county who renders legal advice to county and district offices relative to official duties

DMV: DMV provides commercial and non commercial drivers license's, photo ID's, driving manuals, driving tests, driving records, school permits, and parking permits

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 County prescription information may be obtained here also Can not be on Subsidized Housing

RECORDER OFFICE: Issues licenses for birth, boating, death, fishing, hunting, marriage and snowmobiles

TREASURER OFFICE: This office does tax collection for the county, issues motor vehicle titles and registrations, driver's license, financial management of county revenues

VETERANS AFFAIRS: Helps wartime veterans and their families of a wartime veteran with rent, utilities and limited medical expenses in times of need.

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



The fates lead him who will-him who won't they drag.
-- Seneca




Ecumenical Cupboard, The

20 Miles Away

205 South D Street
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(641) 676-4031

Services:
FORMULA/BABY FOOD: Provides formula and baby food

DIAPERS: Provides diapers and wipes

FOOD PANTRY: Food in emergency situations.

HYGIENE ITEMS: Provides basic hygiene items.

Hours:
Mon, Wed, Fri 10 am-12 noon



On the ladder of success: Some people are at the top of the ladder, some are in the middle, still more are at the bottom, and a whole lot more don't even know there is a ladder.
-- Robert Schuller




Seneca Area Agency on Aging - Ottumwa

21 Miles Away

117 North Cooper Suite2
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-2270

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Services:
ADVOCACY SERVICES: Action taken on behalf of an older person to secure rights or benefits Includes receiving investigating, and working to resolve dispute or complaints.

CAREGIVER SUPPORT: Iowa Family Caregiver Program connects caregivers to the many resources available such as planning assistance, referrals, training, respite care, support groups, and counseling

CASE MANAGEMENT SERVIES: Long term case/care management for seniors Assistance is provided in the form of access to or care coordination in circumstances where the older person and/or their caregiver are experiencing diminished functioning capacities, personal conditions, or other characteristics which require the provision of services by formal service providers.

CONGREGATE MEALS: Congregate Meals provide a nutritious meal and reduces isolation of older persons by combining food with friendship and socialization The program is available to persons 60 years of age and over and their spouse regardless of age, contributions accepted

FARMER'S MARKET VOUCHERS: Provides Farmer's Market Vouchers to persons 60 and older

HOME DELIVERED MEALS: Provisions of a meal to an eligible participant at the client's place of residence which complies with the dietary guidelines for Americans

INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE: Information and assistance is provided for all issues concerning aging

MEDICATION MANAGEMENT SERVICES: This program may include medication management, screening, and education It may consist of review of a person's medication to assess interaction and/or the setup of medication by a pharmacist or a nurse that results in assisting a person to remain at home.

NUTRITION EDUCATION: A program to promote better health by providing accurate and culturally sensitive nutrition, physical fitness or health information and instruction to participants and caregivers in a group or individual setting.
Handicapped accessible, Transportation available, Utilizes volunteers, agency newsletter available pick up only

OTTUMWA SENIOR CENTER: Provide home delivered meals, congregate meals, outreach, information and assistance, reassurance, advocacy, senior recreation, public information, nutrition education, case management, transportation, handicapped accessible, Utilizes volunteers, newsletter available pick up only

OUREACH SERVICES: Interventions initiated by an agency organization for the purpose of identifying potential clients and encouraging their use of existing services ad benefits.

PUBLIC INFORMATION SERVICES: Provide information and referral to a client or a group to identify services that may be available.

REASSURANCE SERVICES: Contacting elderly persons to provide comfort and assistance.

TRANSPORTATION FOR SENIORS: Contract with agencies to provide transportation for seniors

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm



A wife encourages her husband's egoism in order to encourage her own.
-- Russel Green




Salvation Army - Ottumwa

21 Miles Away

725 West Second Street
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-7597

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Services:
CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE: Nov. 1st-Dec 25th, call for details
Non Profit Social Services Agency that provides toys, clothing, and food for families at Christmas.

CLOTHING VOUCHERS: Non Profit Social Services Agency that provides clothing at reduced rate or free clothing vouchers for those who can not afford clothing at our store.

DISASTER SERVICES: Emergency Disaster Services.

EMERGENCY FUNDS: Non Profit Social Services Agency that provides funds for utilities, housing, and clothing. Must have a late notice, disconnection notice, or an eviction notice.

FOOD BOX: In cooperation with Wapello County to provide monthly food boxes to seniors that are 60 + and that our 130% of poverty.

FOOD PANTRY: Non Profit Social Services Agency that provides a limited amount of food for persons in need: must meet 150% poverty level, show proof of residence and ID

HOUSEHOLD GOODS: Provides free household goods vouchers to Salvation Army stores. Must meet 150% poverty level

SCHOOL SUPPLY ASSISTANCE: Non Profit Social Services Agency that provides free school supplies to those in need. Program runs from July to Aug: must be a Wapello county resident and have children in preschool through 5th grade, bring id and proof of residence

THANKSGIVING ASSISTANCE: Thanksgiving meal Home delivery available if needed.

WEATHER RELATED SHELTER for those needing respite from the summer heat or the freezing temperatures of winter The decision is determined by the local weather agencies Bring any items to keep you entertained and comfortable.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm



That which offends the ear will not easily gain admission to the mind.
-- Quintilian




Ecumenical Lord's Cupboard - First United Methodist

21 Miles Away

202 East Fourth Street
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-8809

Services:
FOOD PANTARY: Provide food assistance to families in need.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 12 noon-3 pm



They always win who side with God.
-- Frederick W. Faber




Appanoose County General Assistance

22 Miles Away

209 East Jackson Street
Centerville, IA 52544
(641) 856-7431

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Services:
FINANCIAL ASSITANCE: 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 and not on Subsidized Housing.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm



Social advance depends as much upon the process through which it is secured as upon the result itself.
-- Jane Addams




WIC Program

26 Miles Away

2003 North Lincoln
Knoxville, IA 50138
(641) 828-2238

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Services:
WIC PROGRAM provides nutrition education, health screenings and food packages for Women, Infants, and Children Office locations: Carlisle, Indianola, Norwalk, Pella, Knoxville, Chariton, Albia, and Corydon.

Hours:
By appointment



From error to error, one discovers the entire truth.
-- Freud




Red Rock Area Community Action - Marion County

26 Miles Away

3014 East Main
Knoxville, IA 50138
(641) 842-6571

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Services:
RED ROCK AREA COMMUNITY ACTION provides the following:

CHORE SERVICE/HANDYMAN (60 plus and also disabled persons).

FURNACE REPAIR.

EMERGENCY FOOD VOUCHERS.

OUTREACH, REFERRALS and RECREATION for low income individuals.

ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM and UTILITY ASSISTANCE.

SHELTER or RENT ASSISTANCE (will pay rent or motel for a limited time) if funds are available.

HOLIDAY PROJECTS.

PROPANE ASSISTANCE also available November through April.

COUNTY TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM (listed separately).

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



I can think of nothing less pleasurable than a life devoted to pleasure.
-- John D Rockefeller