Arlington, NE
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 82 food pantries in the Arlington area.

Salvation Army - Fremont

10 Miles Away

707 North I Street
Fremont, NE 68025

(402) 721-0930

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Mon-Thu 8 am-4 pm

Money is the seed of money.
-- Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership - Fremont Family Services Office

10 Miles Away

605 North Broad Street
Fremont, NE 68025

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HEAD START federally-funded early childhood development program to increase school readiness of young children in low-income families

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

OPERATION GREAT START home visitation program provides free one on one health education to pregnant families until the child turns one year of age; program staff helps with any concerns with parenting and provide information on community resources; topics covered include pregnancy and prenatal care, newborn care, feeding and infant development, basic infant care, positive parenting, and family nutrition

OPERATION BUILDING BLOCKS helps families with young children up to the age of five; the program works with the families weekly or every other week to learn to lessen the parenting stresses and develop skills to control their children's behaviors

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Immunization Clinics

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

My evil genius Procrastination has whispered me to tarry 'til a more convenient season.
-- Mary Todd Lincoln

Low Income Ministry of Dodge County

10 Miles Away

549 North H
Fremont, NE 68025

(402) 727-6884


FOOD PANTRY, up to 12 times a year; after third visit a referral from any social services agency is required; hours are Tue 10 am-2 pm, Thu 5 pm-7 pm

CLOTHING CENTER; nominal donation, no cost with referral, job interview clothing available; hours are Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm, Sat 9 am-12 noon; clothing is available year-round with referral from school, church or social service agency

HYGIENE ITEMS such as soap, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant etc with HHS food stamp card and a nominal fee

SCHOOL SUPPLIES for students K-12 at the beginning of the school term

FAN PROGRAM each summer for Dodge County residents, must qualify for low-income guidelines

CHRISTMAS FOOD distribution sign up November 1-December 9, 2011 for qualified persons

TOY SHOP offers toys, winter clothing, underwear, books, gifts, etc. for children ages birth to 15; sign up in November, distribution is in December; children enrolled in Toy Shop program are automatically enrolled in the bicycle drawing giveaway in December

Crisis Assistance Mon-Fri 10 am-2:30 pm

The nice thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side.
-- Margaret Carty

Living Word Pantry

10 Miles Away

1110 North Lincoln Avenue
Fremont, NE 68025

(402) 721-2068


Third Thursday 4 pm-7 pm and by appointment

Don't let life discourage you; everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
-- Richard L. Evans

Care Corps Homeless Shelter

10 Miles Away

723 North Broad
Fremont, NE 68025

(402) 721-3125

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EMERGENCY SHELTER services for men, women, and families

PREVENTION for those who are near homeless (i.e. food boxes, clothing, and school supplies)

CASE MANAGERS available to assist with obtaining employment and securing housing

SHELTER SERVICES include mental health and chemical dependency services provided by a licensed professional (LPHP and CADAC); life skills education program with over 30 different classes designed to teach residents the skill to achieve and maintain independence; aftercare programming allows clients to participate in life skill education classes and meet with therapists for up to six months after leaving the shelter

Office hours: Mon-Sat 8 am-8 pm, Sun 1 pm-8 pm; 24 hour on-site staff available for check-in

Those who know don't tell and those who tell don't know.
-- Zen Proverb

Joseph's Coat Thrift Store and Washington County Food Pantry

12 Miles Away

1737 Washington Street
Blair, NE 68008

(402) 426-0440


THRIFT STORE for clothing, household goods, and furniture

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 10 am-5 pm, Sat 9 am-1 pm

The only problem facing you in life is the belief in separation from your Source. Solve that one and all the other ones will vanish.
-- John Randolph Price

Christian Outreach Program Elkhorn (COPE)

12 Miles Away

832 North State Street
Elkhorn, NE 68022

(402) 616-2330

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FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE for rent and utilities

REFERRALS for employment, housing, medical/dental care, legal assistance

Mon-Sat 10 am-12 noon, or by appointment

If you cannot win, make the one ahead of you break the record.
-- Jan Mckeithen

Y.E.S. Youth Street Outreach

20 Miles Away

2602 Harney Street
Omaha, NE 68102

(402) 578-7233

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STREET-BASED OUTREACH service to homeless, near-homeless, street-dependent, and runaway youth.

DROP-IN CENTER services include: provisions of food, basic first aid and hygiene supplies, advocacy, education and information, and referrals to appropriate community service providers

Mon 1 pm-5 pm, Tue 3 pm-7 pm, Wed 2 pm-7 pm, Thu 3 pm-7 pm, Fri 1 pm-4 pm

My heart has joined the thousand, for my friend stopped running today.
-- Richard Adams

Women United Ministries

20 Miles Away

1202 East Browne Street
Omaha, NE 68110

(402) 591-0354


CLOTHING CLOSET for men, women, and children

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Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
-- John Locke

WIC Farmers Market Nutrition Program

20 Miles Away

c/o Charles Drew Health Center
Omaha, NE 68111

(402) 444-1770

COUPONS for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and/or non-breastfeeding postpartum women and/or children who currently receive assistance under the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for WIC

The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form.
-- Stanely J. Randall

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