Auburn, NE
Clothing Donations

Public and private organizations that will give you free and reduced cost clothes and household items. There are 15 clothing and household goods programs in the Auburn, Nebraska area.


Neighborhood Closet - Project Response, Inc.

1 Miles Away

911 Central Avenue
Auburn, NE 68305
(402) 274-5202

Services:
THRIFT STORE provides donated clothing at a low cost to individuals

CLOTHING VOUCHERS for those who are unable to purchase clothing

Hours:
Tue-Fri 9 am-5 pm and Sat 10 am-2 pm



He has half the deed done who has made a beginning.
-- Flaccus




Southeast Nebraska Community Action Council

16 Miles Away

802 Fourth Street
Humboldt, NE 68376
(402) 862-2411

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Services:
PROVIDES services to aid low-income individuals and families to become self-sufficient

EMERGENCY food

EMERGENCY shelter vouchers

CLOTHING room that includes household items

TRANSITIONAL shelter for up to 24 months, assistance in finding permanent shelter; rent assistance

LIMITED support with utility costs

FAMILY development assessment which helps families determine strengths and barriers toward being self-sufficient and to aid in setting family goals

ASSISTANCE in finding education/training or employment

WEATHERIZATION assistance for owners and renters; limited funding for furnace replacement if there is a health concern

TAX assistance

HEAD start program for families of children age 3-5 years

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



Nothing recedes like success.
-- Walter Winchell




Southeast Nebraska Community Action - Johnson County

18 Miles Away

172 South 4th Street
Tecumseh, NE 68450
(402) 335-2134

Services:
PROVIDES services to aid low-income individuals and families to become self-sufficient

EMERGENCY food

EMERGENCY shelter vouchers

CLOTHING room that includes household items

TRANSITIONAL housing for up to 24 months, assistance in finding permanent shelter; rent assistance

LIMITED support with utility costs

FAMILY development assessment which helps families determine strengths and barriers toward being self-sufficient and to aid in setting family goals

ASSISTANCE in finding education/training or employment

WEATHERIZATION assistance for owners and renters; limited funding for furnace replacement if there is a health concern

TAX assistance

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



I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
-- Angus Grossart




Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services - Johnson/Pawnee Counties

18 Miles Away

186 South 4th Street
Tecumseh, NE 68450
(800) 383-4278

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Services:
SYSTEM of services that help people live better lives through effective health and human services Services include the following programs:

ACCESSNebraska - self-screen and apply online for many Nebraska public assistance benefit programs; using any computer with Internet access, visit www.accessnebraska.ne.gov; a computer kiosk is available at this location to apply for public benefits

ADULT FAMILY HOME - provides a homelike living arrangement to meet the needs of adults who are unable to live independently, but can function adequately with minimum supervision and protection.

ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES - investigates and provides services to elderly and mentally or physically disabled persons age 18 or older who require protection from abuse or neglect. Hotline 1-800-652-1999

AID TO AGED, BLIND & DISABLED - provides services to low-income recipients to enable them to be as self-sufficient as possible. Such services include chore services, home delivered meals, homemaker services, adult day care, congregate meals, respite, and transportation.

AID TO DEPENDENT CHILDREN (ADC) (a.k.a. TANF - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) - provides cash payments to economically vulnerable families with children 18 years or younger For families with individuals who are employable, the assistance is time limited. For families with individuals who are not employable, there are no time limits.

CHILD CARE, SUBSIDIZED - families with incomes of up to 185% of the federal poverty guidelines may be eligible for financial assistance with the costs of child care for children 12 years and younger or with special needs. To be eligible, parents must be employed, incapacitated, or participating in education and training programs.

CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICE - services may be offered during and following an initial assessment to protect the child and improve the conditions that contributed to the risk of abuse and neglect. Services that may be offered include in-home family therapy, family support services, day care, transportation, case management, and temporary foster care. Hotline 1-800-652-1999

CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT - provides legal services for ADC recipients to establish paternity and to help anyone enforce court orders for child support. Monitors child support collections and provides services to locate absent parents.

DISABLED PERSONS AND FAMILY SUPPORT - coordinates and purchases services to assist employed, disabled adults or helps families keep a disabled family member in their home.

EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE - provides assistance to needy families with minor children in situations where other sources are not available Examples of situations for which assistance is available are imminent evictions, loss of utility service, or exhaustion of food supplies.

EMERGENCY SHELTER CARE - provides short-term care to children 24 hours a day, statewide.

EMPLOYMENT FIRST - provides temporary support for a maximum of 60 months for families where the employable adults are transitioning to economic self-support, through components such as training, education, job preparation activities, or job search.

FOSTER CARE - provides a safe, temporary home for children who have been removed from their homes because of abuse, neglect, or delinquency.

KID'S CONNECTION - a state children's health insurance program that provides access to health care for low-income uninsured children statewide. 1-877-632-5437

LOW-INCOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE - a federally funded program to assist low-income households in meeting energy costs. Benefits are based on family size, fuel type, and geographic residency in the state.

MEDICAID - provides payment for the medical care of low-income Nebraskans. Types of medical services are hospital, nursing home, physicians, dental, clinic, home health, family planning, lab and radiology, and prescribed drugs. Medicaid may also cover home and community based services for high risk individuals who are aged, disabled, or mentally disabled.

MEDICALLY HANDICAPPED CHILDREN - provides diagnosis and referral services to low-income children and purchases necessary treatment for them Children who have a crippling or potentially disabling condition are given an evaluation upon request Children determined eligible for the program are given additional treatment or services by medical providers under contract with the Department.

REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT - provides financial assistance to refugees who have been resettled in the United States and do not qualify for other programs Assistance is limited to the first eight months as a refugee.

RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT - assists the public in the recruitment and approval of services for children and families. Services include: referrals, recruit and license those interested in adopting or fostering children in Nebraska's child welfare system; work with individuals who are seeking appropriate day care for their own children; facilitate the process for individuals who want to provide licensed child care; and recruit, certify and approve individuals who provide housekeeping, personal care and respite for the aged and disabled.

SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), formerly Food Stamps, provides food stamp benefits, through an Electronic Benefits Transfer card, to raise the level of nutrition among low-income households Eligibility is based on household size, resources and income, which are compared to federal poverty guidelines. Call (877) 247-6328 for Electronic Benefits Transfer card balance, or to report a lost, stolen or damaged card.

STATE SUPPLEMENT - adds to the benefits of the federal Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Program to bring the income of aged and disabled individuals up to the need of standards of Nebraska Additionally, some persons are not eligible for SSI payments, but qualify for a State Supplement payment because of different standards and regulations.

STATE DISABILITY - provides aid to needy persons who have a disability expected to last for at least six months, but less than the 12 months required to be eligible for the federal Supplemental Security Income Program.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm



Tomorrow is only found in the calendar of fools.
-- Og Mandino




Southeast Nebraska Community Action - Pawnee County

25 Miles Away

549 F Street
Pawnee City, NE 68420
(402) 852-2208

Services:
PROVIDES services to aid low-income individuals and families to become self-sufficient

EMERGENCY food

EMERGENCY shelter vouchers

CLOTHING room that includes household items

TRANSITIONAL housing for up to 24 months, assistance in finding permanent shelter; rent assistance

LIMITED support with utility costs

FAMILY development assessment which helps families determine strengths and barriers toward being self-sufficient and to aid in setting family goals

ASSISTANCE in finding education/training or employment

WEATHERIZATION assistance for owners and renters; limited funding for furnace replacement if there is a health concern

TAX assistance

HEAD start program for families of children age 3-5 years

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



Do everything with so much love in your heart that you would never want to do it any other way.
-- Yogi Desai




Pawnee County General Assistance

25 Miles Away

625 6th Street
Pawnee City, NE 68420
(402) 852-2777

Services:
MEDICAL AND FINANCIAL SERVICES including prescriptions, rent utilities, and vouchers for personal care items

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon



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




Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services - Richardson County

27 Miles Away

1700 Stone Street
Falls City, NE 68355
(800) 383-4278

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Services:
SYSTEM of services that help people live better lives through effective health and human services Services include the following programs:

ACCESSNebraska - self-screen and apply online for many Nebraska public assistance benefit programs; using any computer with Internet access, visit www.accessnebraska.ne.gov; a computer kiosk is available at this location to apply for public benefits

ADULT FAMILY HOME - provides a homelike living arrangement to meet the needs of adults who are unable to live independently, but can function adequately with minimum supervision and protection.

ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES - investigates and provides services to elderly and mentally or physically disabled persons age 18 or older who require protection from abuse or neglect. Hotline 1-800-652-1999

AID TO AGED, BLIND & DISABLED - provides services to low-income recipients to enable them to be as self-sufficient as possible. Such services include chore services, home delivered meals, homemaker services, adult day care, congregate meals, respite, and transportation.

AID TO DEPENDENT CHILDREN (ADC) (a.k.a. TANF - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) - provides cash payments to economically vulnerable families with children 18 years or younger For families with individuals who are employable, the assistance is time limited. For families with individuals who are not employable, there are no time limits.

CHILD CARE, SUBSIDIZED - families with incomes of up to 185% of the federal poverty guidelines may be eligible for financial assistance with the costs of child care for children 12 years and younger or with special needs. To be eligible, parents must be employed, incapacitated, or participating in education and training programs.

CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICE - services may be offered during and following an initial assessment to protect the child and improve the conditions that contributed to the risk of abuse and neglect. Services that may be offered include in-home family therapy, family support services, day care, transportation, case management, and temporary foster care. Hotline 1-800-652-1999

CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT - provides legal services for ADC recipients to establish paternity and to help anyone enforce court orders for child support. Monitors child support collections and provides services to locate absent parents.

DISABLED PERSONS AND FAMILY SUPPORT - coordinates and purchases services to assist employed, disabled adults or helps families keep a disabled family member in their home.

EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE - provides assistance to needy families with minor children in situations where other sources are not available Examples of situations for which assistance is available are imminent evictions, loss of utility service, or exhaustion of food supplies.

EMERGENCY SHELTER CARE - provides short-term care to children 24 hours a day, statewide.

EMPLOYMENT FIRST - provides temporary support for a maximum of 60 months for families where the employable adults are transitioning to economic self-support, through components such as training, education, job preparation activities, or job search.

FOSTER CARE - provides a safe, temporary home for children who have been removed from their homes because of abuse, neglect, or delinquency.

KID'S CONNECTION - a state children's health insurance program that provides access to health care for low-income uninsured children statewide. 1-877-632-5437

LOW-INCOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE - a federally funded program to assist low-income households in meeting energy costs. Benefits are based on family size, fuel type, and geographic residency in the state.

MEDICAID - provides payment for the medical care of low-income Nebraskans. Types of medical services are hospital, nursing home, physicians, dental, clinic, home health, family planning, lab and radiology, and prescribed drugs. Medicaid may also cover home and community based services for high risk individuals who are aged, disabled, or mentally disabled.

MEDICALLY HANDICAPPED CHILDREN - provides diagnosis and referral services to low-income children and purchases necessary treatment for them Children who have a crippling or potentially disabling condition are given an evaluation upon request Children determined eligible for the program are given additional treatment or services by medical providers under contract with the Department.

REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT - provides financial assistance to refugees who have been resettled in the United States and do not qualify for other programs Assistance is limited to the first eight months as a refugee.

RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT - assists the public in the recruitment and approval of services for children and families. Services include: referrals, recruit and license those interested in adopting or fostering children in Nebraska's child welfare system; work with individuals who are seeking appropriate day care for their own children; facilitate the process for individuals who want to provide licensed child care; and recruit, certify and approve individuals who provide housekeeping, personal care and respite for the aged and disabled.

SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), formerly Food Stamps, provides food stamp benefits, through an Electronic Benefits Transfer card, to raise the level of nutrition among low-income households Eligibility is based on household size, resources and income, which are compared to federal poverty guidelines. Call (877) 247-6328 for Electronic Benefits Transfer card balance, or to report a lost, stolen or damaged card.

STATE SUPPLEMENT - adds to the benefits of the federal Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Program to bring the income of aged and disabled individuals up to the need of standards of Nebraska Additionally, some persons are not eligible for SSI payments, but qualify for a State Supplement payment because of different standards and regulations.

STATE DISABILITY - provides aid to needy persons who have a disability expected to last for at least six months, but less than the 12 months required to be eligible for the federal Supplemental Security Income Program.

GENERAL ASSISTANCE - provides medical and financial services including prescriptions and assistance with rent.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm



If you want to be a writer-stop talking about it and sit down and write!.
-- Jackie Collins




West Page Improvement Center

37 Miles Away

910 West Thomas Avenue
Shenandoah, IA 51601
(712) 246-4564

Services:
INFORMATION CENTER for rental assistance

HOLIDAY food boxes at Christmas time

ACCEPTS DONATIONS of used clothing, bedding, kitchen items, and some furniture

INCENTIVES PROGRAM where clients earn credit for clothing, etc.

HOUSEHOLD items and clothing for work

Hours:
Mon-Sat 10 am-4 pm



I never wanted to be famous. I only wanted to be great.
-- Ray Charles




West Central Community Action - Page County

37 Miles Away

500 1/2 North Broad Street
Shenandoah, IA 51601

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Services:
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE for rent, mortgage, and utilities for low income households, including the LIHEAP program during winter months

WEATHERIZATION for eligible homes to receive insulation, repair or replace windows and doors, install weather stripping, and perform minor foundation renovations

FADSS, Family Development and Self Sufficiency, provides services to families who are working their way toward self-sufficiency through an intensive in home program; must be receiving income assistance from the Department of Human Services

CLOTHING room

HOLIDAY gift program

Hours:
Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm



A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
-- Hugh Downs




My Neighbors Closet Thrift Shop

43 Miles Away

520 South 18th Street
Plattsmouth, NE 68048
(402) 296-3139

Services:
CLOTHING and household items

DONATIONS during business hours

Hours:
Tue, Fri, and first Sat 8:30 am-1 pm



Nothing is beneath you if it is in the direction of your life.
-- F. Scott Fitzgerald