Avalon, WI
Child Care

Free diapers, clothing, formula plus free and reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 5 child care programs in the Avalon, Wisconsin area.

Rockford Meld

30 Miles Away

620 Kishwaukee Street
Rockford, IL 61104

(815) 963-3369

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Rockford Meld is an emergency shelter and housing for homeless pregnant or parenting woman under the age of 21 years of age, with a 1 day to 120 day shelter stay. Women are assisted in securing support services and to set goals for the future. The transitional shelter program provides up to 2 years of housing and support. Each woman must make an application and be interviewed for the program. Transitional clients are placed in their own apartments and pay rent. They are also required to participate in Meld groups.

24 Hours 7 Days

Women aged 18-21 who either have children or are pregnant. Must be homeless or at risk for homelessness. Women under 18 considered if emancipated or recommended by the Youth Services Network.

Documents To Bring:
Need a birth certificate, photo ID and social security card and proof of pregnancy.

All personal breakthroughs begin with a change in beliefs.
-- Anthony Robbins

Algonquin/Lake in the Hills Interfaith Food Pantry

42 Miles Away

1113 Pyott Road
Lake In The Hills, IL 60156

(847) 854-1904

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Algonquin/Lake In The Hills Interfaith Food Pantry provides food twice a month for each participant who lives in Algonquin or Lake in the Hills Sign-in is required.

9:30 am-11:30 am Tuesday, Thursday, and the first and third Saturday

Our first priority is residents of Algonquin or Lake in the Hills. Please bring proof of address preferably a utility bill.

Documents To Bring:
Sign-in required; forms are in Spanish and English. There may not be a Spanish speaking attendant available on any given day.

The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
-- Nathaniel Branden

Cary Grove Food Pantry

45 Miles Away

8901 South Cary Algonquin Road
Cary, IL 60013

(847) 516-3602

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Cary Grove Food Pantry provides non-perishable and frozen food, to persons with a state ID or utility bill to show residency Residents can receive food one time per month There are no income requirements If a non-english speaker requests services, that person will need to bring their own interpreter.

4:00 pm-6:00 pm Tuesday and Thursday (Please do not arrive before 3:15); 8:30 am-10:30 am 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Saturdays each month

Open to residents of Cary and Fox River Grove.

Documents To Bring:
Come to pantry with state photo Id or utility bill showing residence.

Hope is the expectation that something outside of ourselves, something or someone external, is going to come to our rescue and we will live happily ever after.
-- Dr. Robert Anthony

FISH Food Pantry

48 Miles Away

150 South Kennedy Drive, Room 15A
Carpentersville, IL 60110

(847) 428-4357

FISH Food Pantry provides perishable foods, including meat, eggs, and produce for those who are in need and can show proof of residence in Carpentersville, East Dundee, Sleepy Hollow, West Dundee and Gilberts The pantry does not serve or deliver food Visitors can get food once a month Spanish is spoken.

9:30 am-11:30 am Monday & Friday; 9:30 am-11:30 am and 6:00 pm-8:00 pm on Wednesday.

Services are restricted to residents of Carpentersville, East Dundee, Sleepy Hollow, West Dundee and Gilberts who show proof of address.

Documents To Bring:
Please call for more information. Must provide a utility bill that shows home address and a photo ID.

The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world in which it is overestimated.
-- H L Mencken

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