Barnes, KS
Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 7 food pantries in the Barnes area.

Coupons.com

1 Miles Away

Barnes , KS 66933

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Services:
Coupons.com is a free web service that allows users in Barnes, KS to print coupons for savings on brand name food and general purpose items they use every day. Coupons can be printed on your computer and redeemed at any local grocery store. This service stretches a family's food budget with real savings; making your food dollar go farther. There is no fee for this service and no registration is necessary.

Eligibility:
Requires internet connection and printer.

Additional Services:
Reduced cost food in Barnes , KS.

Area Served:
Barnes , KS



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Blue Valley Community Action Partnership - Jefferson County

36 Miles Away

Jefferson Center
Fairbury, NE 68352
(402) 729-5568

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Services:
HELPS low-income populations achieve self-sufficiency by offering the following services:

EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE funds are used to assist low-income people (with proof of need) with small emergencies Utility bills and rent are occasionally paid by BVCA Partnership

FOSTER GRANDPARENT PROGRAM provides opportunities for low-income persons, 60 years or older, to provide supportive, person-to-person services in health, education, welfare or related settings to help alleviate the physical, mental, or emotional problems of children with exceptional or special needs

HOLIDAY PROJECT volunteers, community groups and local businesses donate materials, food, toys and skills for seasonal holiday projects for low-income families; provides food packages and allowances to purchase clothes, shoes, coats, and household goods

HOMEBUYER EDUCATION provides training on the home buying process

HOMELESS ASSISTANCE offers services for homeless individuals and families including food pantry, homeless shelter, clothing, referrals, and locating permanent housing

HOUSING OWNERSHIP ASSISTANCE provides down payment and/or closing cost assistance to income-eligible families to enable them to purchase a home

HOUSING REHABILITATION offers low and moderate income homeowners low interest loans to rehabilitate health and safety needs of their older homes

IMMUNIZATIONS for children, ages 2 months to 18 years, at public clinics by BVCA Partnership in cooperation with NE Health and Human Services, local nurses, hospitals, community groups, individuals and doctors

INCOME TAX RETURN PREPARATION, a free e-file preparation to encourage families to access Earned Income Tax Credits and eliminate filing fees

PROJECT FOCUS works one-on-one with individuals/families using family development/case management model by assessing needs, linking to available services and follow-through

PROJECT FIRST offers homeless families with children to participate in a housing and supportive services project for up to 24 months

RENTAL HOUSING provides government subsidized private rental housing as well as low cost/below market rental housing to income qualified people

THRIFT STORES provide clothing, shoes, coats and household goods to families in need

WEATHERIZATION provides assistance to secure homes for hot and cold weather; to be eligible, families must submit pay stubs from the last three months, and provide a legal description of the home or obtain the landlord's permission if the home is not owned by the family; the family must reside in the home for at least one year, and provide heating bills before and after weatherization to Blue Valley Community Action Partnership

Hours:
Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm



Your son at five is your master, at ten your slave, at fifteen your double, and after that, your friend or your foe depending on his bringing up.
-- Hasdai Ibn Shaprut




Blue Valley Community Action Partnership

36 Miles Away

620 5th Street
Fairbury, NE 68352
(402) 729-2278

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Services:
PROVIDES services, which vary by county, to low-income residents of Butler, Gage, Fillmore, Jefferson, Polk, Saline, Seward, Thayer and York counties; limited services are available in six other non-member counties in southeastern Nebraska and northern Kansas; this location is the administrative office for all Blue Valley Community Action Partnership county offices

COMMODITY SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD PROGRAM distributes government-purchased surplus food commodities to the following persons: income-eligible families with children, 0-6 years; women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or have given birth in the last 12 months; and persons, 60 years or older

DOWN PAYMENT ASSISTANCE provides down payment assistance/closing cost to first time homebuyers

HOMEBUYER EDUCATION provides training on the home buying process

HOUSING REHABILITATION offers low and moderate income homeowners low interest loans to rehabilitate health and safety needs of their older homes; provides home buyer education to persons of any income level, as well as down payment assistance to income-eligible families

RENTAL HOUSING provides government subsidized private rental housing as well as low cost/below market rental housing to income qualified people

WEATHERIZATION provides assistance to secure homes for hot and cold weather; to be eligible, families must submit pay stubs from the last three months, and provide a legal description of the home or obtain the landlord's permission if the home is not owned by the family; the family must reside in the home for at least one year, and provide heating bills before and after weatherization to BVCA Partnership

WOMEN, INFANTS, CHILDREN (WIC) is a health and nutrition program for at-risk breastfeeding, pregnant and post-partum women, and for infants and children up to age five; after medical and nutritional screening, food vouchers are given to qualified individuals

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm



You're biggest expense is the money you don't make.
-- Pante




Blue Valley Community Action, Inc.

36 Miles Away

620 5th St PO Box 273
Fairbury, NE 68352
(402) 729-2278

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Services:
Opening doors and leading the way They provide access to the opportunities people need to improve their lives, to help themselves and each other. Turning hope into reality They identify the needs of the entire community, collaborate with others in the community and take action to improve life for everyone in the community. Empathizing Their staff and volunteers are from the community they serve. Treating people with respect They treat people the way they want to be treated. Saying "yes" If they do not provide the needed service, they will link you to those who do. Giving a voice to the poor Through their advocacy, they seek to make society more flexible and responsive to the needs of the poor. Mirroring the diversity of their communities Their local boards include low-income people, local public officials, business and community groups.

Head Start, Early Head Start, Childcare Program, Various Housing & Rural Development Programs, Weatherization, Housing Rehabilitation, WIC, Immunizations, Various Health Services, CSFP, Foster Grandparent Program, Volunteer Opportunities, Transit, Thrift Stores, Food Pantries, Emergency Assistance, Homeless Assistance, Project First, Project Focus, and Referrals.



Chance can allow you to accomplish a goal every once in a while, but consistent achievement happens only if you love what you are doing.
-- Bart Conner




Salvation Army - Beatrice

41 Miles Away

120 South 7th Street
Beatrice, NE 68310
(402) 223-3341

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Services:
FOOD ASSISTANCE

FAMILY THRIFT STORES

INFORMATION AND REFERRAL services

UTILITY ASSISTANCE, as funds are available

BABY SUPPLIES

SCHOOL SUPPLIES

SPIRITUAL PROGRAMS and counseling

NURSING HOME/HOME BOUND visitation

YOUTH PROGRAMS

COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING DINNER

CHRISTMAS FOOD BASKET

SUNDAY CHURCH SERVICES,11 am and Sunday School 9:45 am

Hours:
Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon and 1 pm-4 pm



If you forget you have to struggle for improvement you go backward.
-- Geoffrey Hickson




Community Pantry and Emergency Services

41 Miles Away

St John Lutheran Church
Beatrice, NE 68310
(402) 223-5306

Services:
EMERGENCY FOOD which may be applied for one time a month

RENT ASSISTANCE

UTILITY ASSISTANCE electric only

OVERNIGHT STAY for transients

FURNITURE

Hours:
Mon and Thu 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm, last Tue of each month 1 pm-4 pm



I know a fellow who's as broke as the Ten Commandments.
-- John Marquand




Southeast Nebraska Community Action - Pawnee County

49 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



Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
-- Thomas Edison