Atlantic, IA
Child Care

Free diapers, clothing, formula plus free and reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 3 child care programs in the Atlantic, Iowa area.

Care.com

1 Miles Away

Atlantic , IA 50022

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Services:
Care.com is a safe and trusted conduit that offers families and care providers in Atlantic , IA a chance to easily connect, share care giving experiences, and get advice. The company addresses the different care needs a family may go through the life cycle; be it child care, special needs care, tutoring, senior care, pet care, housekeeping and more. The service enables families to find and select the best care possible based on detailed profiles, background checks, and references for hundreds of thousands of mom and families.

Additional Services:
Low and reduced cost childcare in Atlantic , IA.

Area Served:
Atlantic , IA


When our eyes see our hands doing the work of our hearts, the circle of Creation is completed inside us, the doors of our souls fly open and love steps forth to heal everything in sight.
-- Michael Bridge




Union County Family Development Center (MATURA)

42 Miles Away

300 East Montgomery Street
Creston, IA 50801
(641) 782-3346

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Services:
FAMILY DEVELOPMENT CENTER provides a wide range of social service programs to assist Union County residents.

SHORT TERM ASSISTANCE for emergency - with food, clothing, rent and utilities. 641-782-8431.

HEAD START CHILD DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM provides child development activities and learning experiences Assists parents and guardians in building a better life for their children. Contact 641-782-8002.

WIC PROGRAM offers nutritional educational program that offers food packages for children 0-5 years of age and women who are pregnant, breast-feeding, or who just had a baby. Contact 641-782-8431.

MATERNAL HEALTH PROGRAM provides services for pregnant women which include health education, nutrition, counseling, and support to encourage a healthy pregnancy.

CHILD HEALTH PROGRAM provides preventative health care for infants and children. Assistance is available for children with no health insurance.

CARE FOR KIDS coordinator provides information for children on Medicaid, well baby and well child screenings in Adair, Madison, Union and Ringgold counties

HAWK-I outreach for no cost, or low cost, health care coverage.

LIHEAP energy assistance for low income households with assistance paying part of fuel bills through the winter months. 641-782-3346.

CHILD CARE RESOURCE AND REFERRAL provides support to parents, childcare providers, and the community to enhance child care options List of provider referrals are available to parents to meet their individual childcare need Training opportunities offered to providers to make their child care business a successful and rewarding experience 641-782-8431.

FOOD PANTRY and food voucher (when available) for both perishable and non-perishable food items, paper products and diapers.

CLOTHING for all ages is available.

Other Programs Available:

Union County Car Seat Program
Family Development Self-Sufficiency Program
Utility Program
Weatherization Program
Volunteer Program
Chore Services
Senior Living Chore Service Program
Emergency Food and Shelter Program
Family Rewards Program
Workforce Investment Act
Food Pantry
Thrift Shop
LiHEAP (energy assistance)
WIC (women, infants, children)
Head Start

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm



Fail your way to the top.
-- Jeff Olsen




New Visions/MOHMS Place

45 Miles Away

1435 North 15th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
(712) 256-3940

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Services:
HOT MEALS served Mon-Sun 5 pm-6:30 pm, 12 noon on special holidays; breakfast from 9 am-12 noon

62 Bed men's overnight shelter, Joshua House

LEGAL AID representatives provide information and help with evictions and SSI appeals on Tuesday evenings; service provided to Iowa residents of low income only

HEALTH CLINIC Mon 4 pm-6:30 pm, Visiting Nurse Association; Mon 4 pm-6:30 pm; distributes basic hygiene items, such as diapers, shampoo, toothpaste; provides health education, HIV testing, blood pressure checks, and general care

WATER DISTRIBUTED during hot months, daytime hours

CLOTHING when available or referrals given

DAY PROGRAM Mon-Fri 10 am-4 pm

POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY OFFICE on site, call 712-309-0016 to see a social worker

Hours:
Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm, Sat-Sun 4 pm-7 pm; Meals served Mon-Sun 5 pm-6:30 pm



When you have them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow.
-- Jerry Martin