Alvord, IA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 26 food pantries in the Alvord area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Alvord , IA 51230

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Alvord, 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 Alvord , IA.

Area Served:
Alvord , IA



Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly until you learn to do it well.
-- Steve Brown




Love INC. Sioux County

9 Miles Away

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

Services:
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.

Hours:
9 am-12 noon Mon-Fri



Be curious always! For knowledge will not acquire you: you must acquire it.
-- Sudie Back




Mid-Sioux Opportunity Outreach Office - Lyon County

10 Miles Away

302 South Lincoln
Rock Rapids, IA 51246
(712) 472-3746

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Services:
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

Hours:
Wed 9 am-4 pm



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




Love, Inc of Greater Canton

15 Miles Away

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

Services:
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)



No nation ever taxed itself into prosperity.
-- Rush Limbaugh




Canton Office - Department of Social Services

15 Miles Away

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

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Services:
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.



The 8 Equities: Physical, Spiritual, Psychological, Intellectual, Emotional, Financial, Social and Family.
-- Michael Vance




Canton Lutheran Church Food Pantry

15 Miles Away

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

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Services:
Food pantry for Lincoln County.



I don't know anything about luck. I've never banked on it, and I'm afraid of people who do. Luck to me is something else; hard work and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't.
-- Arnold Bennett




Mid-Sioux Opportunity Outreach Office - Sioux County

19 Miles Away

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

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Services:
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

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



You have powers you never dreamed of. You can do things you never thought you could do. there are no limitations in what you can do except the limitations of your own mind.
-- Darwin P. Kingsley




Brandon Area Food Pantry

24 Miles Away

406 S. Main
Brandon, SD 57005
(605) 582-7001

Services:
Brandon Area Food Pantry is a community wide food pantry serving the Brandon Valley School District. Brandon Area Food Pantry provides temporary emergency food assistance to individuals and families for a limited period of time, usually 2-5 days worth.



Every person is a God in embryo. Its only desire is to be born.
-- Deepak Chopra




Community Health Partners of Sioux County

26 Miles Away

211 Central Avenue SE
Orange City, IA 51041
(712) 737-2971

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Services:
HEALTHCARE-- Maternal health services, Healthy Families Sioux County Baby Pantry, lead program, radon awareness, STD/HIV testing, immunizations, communicable disease surveillance, TB program, disaster and bioterrorism preparedness, home care, Hospice and homemaker services via arrangement, tobacco use prevention, and senior health

Hours:
8:00am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday



Respond intelligently even to unintelligent treatment.
-- Lao-tse




Sioux Falls Local Office - SD Dept. of Labor and Regulation

27 Miles Away

811 E. 10th Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
(605) 367-5300

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Services:
Mission is to promote economic opportunity and financial security for individuals and businesses through quality, responsive and expert services; fair and equitable employment solutions; and safe and sound business practices.



The greatest obstacle to discovering the shape of the earth, the continents, and the oceans was not ignorance, but rather the illusion of knowledge.
-- Daniel Borsten




Sioux Falls Food Pantry - Feeding South Dakota

27 Miles Away

417 N. Phillips Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
(605) 335-6921

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Services:
An individual will need a referral card from a social service agency, community service organization or church. The Food Pantry will provide individuals and families with a 3 - 5 day supply of food. Food that is distributed is acquired through major food drives, private donations, the Food Bank, government commodities, and food that is bought with money donated to buy food Emergency weekend food boxes are located at Arch Halfway House (a referral card is needed from a referring agency to pick up food at the Arch.) Emergency intake workers, besides the regular referring agencies and churches, can refer people on weekends by calling the Helpline Center.



You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.
-- Albert Einstein