Bancroft, NE
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 Bancroft, Nebraska area.

Care.com

1 Miles Away

Bancroft , NE 68004

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Care.com is a safe and trusted conduit that offers families and care providers in Bancroft , NE 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 Bancroft , NE.

Area Served:
Bancroft , NE


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Center For Siouxland

35 Miles Away

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

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Services:
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.

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm



There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and that he should make his soul enjoy good in his labor. [Ecclesiastes 2:24].
-- Bible




Ponca Tribe of Nebraska - Norfolk

41 Miles Away

1800 Syracuse Avenue
Norfolk, NE 68701
(402) 371-8834

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Services:
HIGHER EDUCATION AND VOCATIONAL TRAINING SUPPORT provides funding for tuition, books, and fees for students attending full or part-time anywhere in the United States; funding is need based; GPA requirement is 2.0; graduate and post-graduate support is considered for full or part-time students for a maximum of four semesters, and the GPA requirement must be met as specified by the program of study

YOUTH INITIATIVES PROGRAM includes an art contest, attendance incentive, essay/poetry contest, senior incentive, and student of the month/year

JOHNSON O'MALLEY PROGRAM collaborates with the public school system and parents to encourage student academic achievement and create cultural awareness within the community; generally, funds are utilized to pay for the Coordinator's services, purchase basic school supplies, supplement parent-cost items, and to cover costs for the year-end banquet recognizing seniors and the achievements of all K-12 students in the area; the program is open to all Native American students who are residents of Madison County and can provide proof of enrollment with a tribe

JOB EMPOWERMENT PROGRAM (JEP) prepares Tribal members for competitive employment by offering skill and personal interest assessments, personal career advisement, group support, a personalized portfolio, and a financial award; career enhancement skill training includes interview skills, resume writing, money management, computer training, leadership skills, etc.

CHILDCARE ASSISTANCE provides income eligible clients with financial daycare assistance for children ages 0-12 while parents are working or attending school; recipient must be free from DHHS sanctions and past due daycare bills; eligibility is reviewed every four months

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ADVOCACY provides crisis/emergency services for victims of domestic violence, elder abuse, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking; services include case management, shelter referral and placement, protection order applications, legal/court advocacy, and initial financial assistance during an emergency (based on availability of funding - might include legal fees, rent/utility assistance, diapers, lock changes, food, etc.)

CASE MANAGERS assist families and individuals experiencing a personal crisis; information and referrals provided for a variety of needs; direct services include budgeting, funeral assistance, elder care services, and application/forms assistance for tribal and government programs

ASSISTANCE FOR FAMILIES provides advocacy for families with government agencies, Child Protective Services, courts, probation, foster placements, etc., parenting skills development, home visits, and court recommendations; transportation is available to and from appointments as outlined in state and/or Tribal case plans; includes transportation for employment, housing, behavioral health services, referrals, court, DHHS, and other agencies; transportation requires 24 hour notice and is based on availability

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH offers drug and alcohol evaluations, individual counseling services, referrals for residential treatment, and psychological evaluations; adult talking circles available in Omaha and Lincoln once per week

YOUTH PREVENTION PROGRAM offers education for youth on the dangers of alcohol and drugs; weekly groups and talking circles are offered, as well as a yearly summer camp and various activities throughout the month; incentives are offered

COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES provides outreach health care and health promotion/disease prevention to residents of Madison County; includes home, hospital, and office visits; health and safety education; transportation in Norfolk and to/from Santee and Winnebago Indian Health Services Facilities for appointments; making appointments; and calling in and delivering prescriptions; a 24 hour notice is required for transportation

CONTRACT HEALTH SERVICES funds assist Tribal members in payment of health care when no other source is available, or supplements other resources when they are exhausted; payer of last resort for up to two primary medical visits per year, specialized services, vision services, emergency services, prescriptions (in some cases), dental services, annual required physicals for youth, and immunizations; elderly ages 65 and over are eligible for all services listed regardless of their coverage

DIABETES PROGRAM offers exercise facilities and programs and community activities; provides a nurse foot clinic, nutrition consultation, diabetic nursing assessments, and education classes; funding may be available for glucose testing supplies, youth activity scholarships, eye exams, and orthopedic shoes

PONCA TRIBAL COURT is an independent branch of government and operates its own Court, which includes an Intertribal Court of Appeals; handles civil matters such as divorce, child custody, name changes, adoption, child support, and guardianship

INDIAN CHILD WELFARE ACT covers enrolled or eligible to enroll unmarried children under age 18; children are eligible to be enrolled if one biological parent is a registered member of a federally recognized tribe; proceedings covered include foster care placements, termination of parental rights, pre-adoptive placement, and adoptive placement

PONCA EXPRESS provides transportation for rural areas for needs such as health care, social services, recreation, education, and public services; operates on a first come, first served basis

TRIBAL YOUTH COUNCIL provides leadership development opportunities for youth ages 14-21; they may participate in Tribal/community events and the Circle of Nations Youth Council

TRIBAL YOUTH PROGRAM provides support services to Native American youth ages 7-17 who have become involved in the juvenile justice system; services may include home and school monitoring, cultural activities, prevention activities, and family support

CHAFFEE PROGRAM provides assistance with independent living services for Nebraska youth (generally ages 16-21) who may be aging out of the state foster care system



Real magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of others.
-- Wayne Dyer




Salvation Army - Norfolk

41 Miles Away

112 North 7th Street
Norfolk, NE 68701
(402) 379-4663

Services:
SOUP KITCHEN offered Mon-Fri 11:30 am-12:30 pm and Sun 12 noon-12:45 pm

FOOD PANTRY available Mon and Wed 9 am-4 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE for rent and utilities

DIAPERS

BACK TO SCHOOL program provides backpacks and school supplies for students

CHRISTMAS program provides a food box and toys for children

THANKSGIVING program provides a special food box, and a Thanksgiving meal is also provided in the Soup Kitchen

THRIFT STORE is open to the public Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm and Sat 9 am-5 pm

CLOTHING AND FURNITURE is available to clients exiting a shelter; must have referral from shelter and make an appointment

DISASTER SERVICES for victims of flood, fire, etc.; must be assisted by American Red Cross first

Hours:
Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm



The soul is that which denies the body. For example, that which refuses to run when the body trembles, to strike when the body is angry, to drink when the body is thirsty. - Definitions, 1953.
-- Alain




Life Choices - Fremont Area Pregnancy Resource Center

42 Miles Away

1835 East Military Avenue
Fremont, NE 68025
(402) 721-5551

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Services:
PREGNANCY screening tests

LAY counseling

POST ABORTION Trauma Healing Program (PATH)

ADOPTION resource information

STD information and education

ASSISTANCE with miscellaneous baby items

Hours:
Tue, Wed, Thu 12 noon-5 pm



Whenever you're in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude.
-- William Shakespeare