Altoona, IA Financial Assistance

Everyone needs a little help sometimes. Whether you need some free food, diapers for your baby, a quick cash loan, assistance with your rent and utilities, some fresh clothing or a homeless shelter, you'll find the resources here to help you now.

Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 90 food pantries in the Altoona, IA area.


Rental Assistance

When you need money to pay your rent, utility bills or get through a difficult time, there are 43 utility payment and rental assistance programs in the Altoona, IA area.


Homeless Shelters

Temporary free shelters for people in need. There are 19 homeless shelters in the Altoona, Iowa area.

Emergency Loans

Emergency Loans are quick easy loans for people in financial distress - some without a credit check. There are 9 cash loan programs available to residents in the Altoona, Iowa area.


Clothing Donations

Programs for free and reduced cost clothes and household goods. There are 63 programs in the Altoona area that offer clothing.


Child Care

Free diapers, clothing and free or reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 17 child care programs in Altoona, Iowa.

It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top.
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