Anthon, IA
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 23 food pantries in the Anthon area.

1 Miles Away

Anthon , IA 51004

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Anthon , IA

Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.
-- Bill Cosby

Mid-Sioux Opportunity Outreach Office - Ida County

22 Miles Away

703 West Highway 175, Suite 1
Ida Grove, IA 51445
(712) 364-2175

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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

Thu 9 am-4 pm

What you think of me is none of my business.
-- Terry Cole-whittaker

Boys and Girls Home - Siouxland Family Center - Dakota City

27 Miles Away

1401 Pine Street
Dakota City, NE 68731
(402) 494-6878

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Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm

Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.
-- J. Willard Marriott

Siouxland Aging Services

27 Miles Away

2301 Pierce Street
Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 279-6900

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CASE MANAGEMENT to assist with living safely at home; case managers can also help find funding sources that make this possible

CHORE SERVICES such as mowing and snow removal

MEALS ON WHEELS for seniors who are homebound and unable to prepare their own meals

CONGREGATE MEALS where seniors are provided with hot, nutritious meals


ELDER ABUSE prevention and awareness


FARMERS MARKET VOUCHERS are given away during a specified time annually; in 2012 distribution begins the 2nd week of June

MATTER OF BALLANCE classes for older adults who have concerns about falling or have experienced a fall, who have restricted their activities because of their fall concerns, or are interested in improving their strength, flexibility, or balance

INDEPENDENT SENIOR LIVING apartment complexes in Sioux City; Fairmount Park, Evergreen Terrace, and Riverside Gardens; and Diamond Heights in Onawa

CAREGIVER SUPPORT offers classes, support, provider lists, etc.

CAREGIVER SERVICES including respite care, homemaker services (medication management, preparing light meals, shopping for personal items, making telephone calls, and light housework), and personal care

Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm

Failures are divided into two classes-those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.
-- John Charles Salak

Salvation Army - Sioux City

27 Miles Away

1415 Villa Avenue
Sioux City, IA 51103
(712) 255-8836

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EMERGENCY FOOD PANTRY has non perishable food and frozen products

CHILDREN'S AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM where children receive help with homework after school

CAMPS include a summer day camp and an overnight camp in Bellevue, NE


WOMEN SUPPORT GROUPS include Women's Home League to provide socialization for women, Working Women's group, and a Women's recreational/crafts group

VITA TAX SERVICE is a volunteer income tax preparation program that will provide free income tax preparation to promote earned income tax credit

EMERGENCY DISASTER SERVICES for tornado, hurricane, flood, and other natural disasters

CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS helps with toys and food during Christmas

SCHOOL SUPPLY PROGRAM provides backpacks and school supplies for back to school.

MALE ADDICTION TREATMENT includes inpatient treatment program for males in partnership with The Salvation Army Rehab centers in Omaha and Des Moines

WINTER CLOTHING includes coat and hat distribution in the winter

NURSING HOME SERVICES include elderly visitation program and nursing home worship meetings



Business hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm; Food Pantry Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon and 1 pm-4 pm

There's no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love. There is only a scarcity of resolve to make it happen.
-- Wayne Dyer

Community Action Agency of Siouxland

27 Miles Away

2700 Leech Avenue
Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 274-1610

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EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM provides comprehensive, research-based early childhood services to children ages 0-5

SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM (SCSEP) helps low-income older adults 55+ to find employment

CHILD AND ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM (CACFP) provides meal reimbursements and nutrition education to registered child care providers

FAMILY DEVELOPMENT SELF-SUFFICIENCY (FaDSS) helps people transition from welfare to work, helping families set and achieve goals

TRANSITIONAL AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING (Crossroads Shelter for Homeless Women and Children and Welcome Home) provides housing and helps the homeless become self-sufficient

GEORGE J. WILLIAMS MEMORIAL FOOD BANK serves families in crisis by providing nutritious food

EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE/GENERAL ASSISTANCE provides assistance in areas such as rent/mortgage payments, utilities, medical and dental needs, prescriptions, burials, and transportation as income eligibility guidelines and funding allow

LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LIHEAP) pays a portion of a family's heating bill for the winter season; available November 1-April 30

WEATHERIZATION helps save energy costs by making homes more energy efficient

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm

Worth begets in base minds, envy; in great souls, emulation.
-- Henry Fielding

Center For Siouxland

27 Miles Away

715 Douglas Street
Sioux City, IA 51101
(712) 252-1861

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1. Food Pantry- Assists individuals and families in need with food items. Pantry hours: Tues 10-12:00 am and Mon, Tues, Wed, and Thurs 1:30-3:30 pm Eligible every 2-3 months.

2. Prescription Assistance- Assist individuals in obtaining one month supply of prescription medication up to $50 every 6 months.

3. Utility Assistance- Assist households when funding is available in jeopardy of a utility disconnect. Must reside in Woodbury County and meet other eligibility criteria. Individuals visit with counselor to help assess their current situation and ensure they are connected with all available local, state, and or federal programs.

4. Clothing- Assist those in need in obtaining a clothing voucher to an appropriate agency when available.

Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm

Cherish your visions; cherish your ideals; cherish the music that stirs in your heart, the beauty that forms in your mind, the loveliness that drapes your purest thoughts, for out of them will grow delightful conditions, all heavenly environment; of these if you but remain true to them, your world will at last be built.
-- James Allen

Gospel Mission, The

27 Miles Away

500 Bluff Street
Sioux City, IA 51102

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3 meals served each day at 6:00am, noon and 5:00pm. Food pantry available 9:00am - 10:30am, Monday - Friday.

One ship drives east and the other drives west by the self same winds that blow. It's the set of the sails and not the gales that determines the way they go.
-- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Siouxland Christian Food Pantry

27 Miles Away

624 East 18th Street
South Sioux City, NE 68776
(402) 987-3739

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FOOD PANTRY provides approximately one week's food for family in emergency situations, or who are low/fixed income

Mon and Thu 10 am-11am and 5 pm-6:30 pm

Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only good for wallowing in.
-- Katherine Mansfield

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership - South Sioux City Family Services Office

27 Miles Away

2120 Dakota Avenue, Suite A
South Sioux City, NE 68776
(402) 494-8312

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WEATHERIZATION can reduce energy costs for a long period of time; some typical weatherization measures that may be done to your home include sidewall and attic insulation; infiltration work (caulking and weather stripping around doors and windows and glass repair); repair/replacement of furnace or heating unit

WEATHERIZATION EXPANSION PROJECT may assist with roof repair or replacement and foundation repair in areas with a population of 10,000 or less

COMMODITY SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD PROGRAM (CSFP) provides foods purchased and distributed by the USDA to: infants up to the twelfth month of age; children from age one up to the sixth birthday; women who are pregnant, breastfeeding, and/or who have had a baby within the last year; and seniors who are sixty and over

FOOD PANTRY provided on an emergency basis; after a client access the pantry three times in one year they will receive one-on-one budgeting assistance in order to receive anymore food pantries in a 12 month period

NEBRASKA HOMELESS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM provides financial assistance to qualifying individuals and families with partial one month payment of a security deposit, utility deposit, past due rent, past due mortgage or past due utility; along with the partial financial assistance, customers also receive one on one support

EMERGENCY FOOD AND SHELTER PROGRAM provides financial assistance to help customers with a partial one month past due utility or one month past due rent, resulting from an emergency; deposits are excluded from this funding

HOMELESS PREVENTION AND RAPID RE-HOUSING PROGRAM (HPRP) focuses on housing stabilization through temporary assistance that serves as a bridge to long-term stability; provides homelessness prevention assistance to households who would otherwise become homeless and assistance to rapidly re-house persons who are homeless

CHILD PASSENGER SERVICES provides infant seats, toddler seats and booster seats are provided to income eligible clients for a nominal fee; car seats are installed and child safety seat education is provided to clients by trained technicians

TAX PREPARATION for low income individuals/families and senior citizens (60 & over); Family Service Coordinators are trained to help prepare tax forms and/or answer tax questions; all offices are equipped to e-file, and coordinators also assist with Homestead Exemption preparation; no self-employed or farm returns are prepared

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Immunization Clinics
South Sioux City Head Start

Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm, appointments preferred

Be free all worthy spirits, and stretch yourselves, for greatness and for height.
-- George Champman

First Baptist Church

27 Miles Away

923 5th Ave
South Sioux City, NE 68776
(402) 234-2622

food pantry

Every burden is a blessing.
-- Robert Schuller