Alcester, SD
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 36 food pantries in the Alcester area.

1 Miles Away

Alcester , SD 57001

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-- Walter Brunell

Beresford Faith In Action/Food Bank

9 Miles Away

101 S. 5th Street
Beresford, SD 57004
(605) 763-8019

Food pantry for Beresford area Also assists with rent and utility assistance Provides holiday assistance for Beresford residents as well.

The finest eloquence is that which gets things done.
-- David Lloyd George

Southeastern Pantry - Centerville

18 Miles Away

Centerville, SD 57014
Centerville, SD 57014
(605) 563-2451

Food pantry for Turner County.

Quit now, you'll never make it. If you disregard this advice, you'll be halfway there.
-- David Zucker

Love, Inc of Greater Canton

21 Miles Away

111 E. 6th Street
Canton, SD 57013
(605) 764-0453

Clearinghouse for local food pantry, gas vouchers, utility and rent help Love Inc is not income based, rather they are need based If Love, Inc is unable to help, clients will be referred to the appropriate agency
Programs include:
Adopt A Student (backpack program)
Friday Backpack Program
Personal Care Pantry
Winter Coat Drive
Helping Hands Baby Ministry
Love Inc's Clothing Closet (Clothing Thrift Store for the Canton Community)

Don't play for safety-it's the most dangerous thing in the world.
-- Hugh Walpole

Canton Office - Department of Social Services

21 Miles Away

104 N. Main
Canton, SD 57013
(605) 764-5761

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Provides Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP), TANF and Medicaid programs for children and low income families.

SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program) - A supplemental food program that enables eligible households to obtain a more nutritious diet Eligibility is determined by income, resources and household size Benefits are deposited into an account which is accessed by using an EBT card The EBT card is used to purchase edible, nutritious food items only.

TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) is financial assistance for children when one parent is absent from the home; both parents are absent and the children are living with a relative; or both parents are in the home but one is unable to work for medical reasons or one is unemployed under certain criteria.

Medicaid - medical assistance program for certain low income people who are aged, blind, disabled or members of families with dependent children Title XIX or Medicaid covers most health services such as hospital, physician, dental, mental health, family planning, home health services, limited optometric services etc Also covers Nursing Home Care not covered by a person's own income, or by other State and federal programs. Nursing home care may be provided in skilled, intermediate nursing facilities, intermediate mental retardation facilities or psychiatric nursing homes.

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-- Terry Cole-whittaker

Canton Lutheran Church Food Pantry

21 Miles Away

124 E. 2nd
Canton, SD 57013
(605) 764-2429

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Food pantry for Lincoln County.

What is to give light must endure the burning.
-- Victor Frankl

Vermillion Food Pantry

22 Miles Away

816 E. Clark Street
Vermillion, SD 57069
(605) 624-4442

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Food pantry for Clay County.

Virtue is the only true nobility.
-- Thomas Fuller

Love INC. Sioux County

22 Miles Away

P.O. Box 85
Rock Valley, IA 51247
(712) 476-5990

Churches and agencies cooperate to provide effective help to the disadvantaged in the community. Food, household items, clothing, shelter, friendship, budget counseling, professional help, transportation.

9 am-12 noon Mon-Fri

Why not go out on a limb? Isn't that where the fruit is?.
-- Frank Scully

Elk Point Food Pantry

23 Miles Away

100 S. Jackson Street
Elk Point, SD 57025
(712) 574-2039

Food pantry for Union County.

When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
-- Mark Victor Hansen

Mid-Sioux Opportunity Outreach Office - Sioux County

24 Miles Away

313 North Main Avenue
Sioux Center, IA 51250
(712) 722-3611

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APPLICATION CENTER for Mid-Sioux programs

INFORMATION and referrals to other community services

CRISIS FUNDS pay a portion of rent, utilities, food, gas, medicine, and other bills to help families out in a crisis situation

HOLIDAY FOOD provides special meals during the holiday season

HOLIDAY FAMILIES helps families in need have a brighter holiday season

BACK-TO-SCHOOL program provides donated school supplies for area children

CHILD AND ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM (CACFP) is an extension of the national school lunch program which reimburses child care providers a set reimbursement rate for serving nutritious meals and snacks to children in their care

FOOD PANTRY provides a three-day supply of food to families who are out of food and money; pantries located in each outreach office

FOOD FOR LIFE provides families in need with packages of frozen meat donated by local livestock producers; guidelines and availability of meat may vary between counties

FAMILY DEVELOPMENT AND SELF SUFFICIENCY(FaDSS) program is available to anyone receiving FIP benefits thru the state of Iowa; clients meet with staff twice per month with the goal of self-sufficiency

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION programs including Head Start, Early Head Start, and a Child Development Center; locations in Akron, Cherokee, Ida Grove, Le Mars, Orange City, Rock Rapids, Rock Valley, Sioux Center, and Hawarden

WEATHERIZATION program offers energy efficient repairs to homes

LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LiHEAP) assists families with heating costs by paying a portion of their utility bill; it is not intended to pay a household's total energy costs; program available November 1st-April 30th

WIC (Women, Infants, & Children) is a supplemental nutrition program for babies, children under the age of 5, pregnant women, breastfeeding women, and women who have had a baby in the last 6 months; provides healthy foods, nutrition education, and referrals to other health care agencies

MATERNAL HEALTH program offers payment for child birth and/or parenting classes; education about labor, delivery, infant, and self care; referrals to other health care or local community services, including help finding a dentist; presumptive eligibility for Medicaid; help arranging delivery; social assessments and referrals; referrals for family planning and child health care; and Care Coordination services, including transportation and translation assistance

CHILD HEALTH program provides financial assistance for un-insured or under-insured children needing medical and dental care; children from birth to age 21 receive:
-Well-child examinations by family physicians
-Immunizations and lead screenings
-Nutrition assessments and counseling
-Oral health screenings, fluoride varnishes and sealant applications by a registered dental hygienist and payment for dental examinations
-Care coordination services, including transportation and translation assistance

CARE FOR KIDS coordinator provides information for children on Medicaid, well baby and well child screenings

Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm

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-- Peter McWilliams

Exchange, The

28 Miles Away

Lennox, SD 57039
Lennox, SD 57039
(605) 647-2659

Food pantry for Lennox area including Lennox, Chancellor, and Worthing.

I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
-- Thomas Jefferson