Baxter, IA
Financial Assistance

Everyone needs a little help sometimes. Whether you need some free food, diapers for your baby, a quick cash loan, assistance with your rent and utilities, some fresh clothing or a homeless shelter, you'll find the resources in and near Baxter, IA here to help you now.

Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 92 food pantries in the Baxter, IA area.

Utility & Rental Assistance

When you need money to pay your rent, utility bills or get through a difficult time, there are 46 utility payment and rental assistance programs in the Baxter, IA area.

Homeless Shelters

Temporary free housing for people in need. There are 20 homeless shelters in the Baxter, Iowa area.


Programs for free and reduced cost clothes and household goods. There are 65 programs in the Baxter area that offer clothing and other necessities.

Child Care

Free diapers, clothing and free or reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 18 child care programs in Baxter, Iowa.

Payday Loans

Payday Loans are quick easy loans for people in financial distress. There are 7 cash loan programs available to residents in the Baxter, Iowa area.

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Mitchellville, IA: 16 miles away
Posted: August 17, 2018

Hi my families window air conditioner went caput this weekend. we live in a mobile home and a majority of our windows dont open. we have 5 boys still at home the oldest of which has autism and mental ...

Marshalltown, IA: 20 miles away
Posted: August 17, 2018

Last year, I was savagely attacked and put in the hospital. My ex is using this incident as an excuse to restrict my visits with my kids, claiming that I am a danger to them. Shortly thereafter my car...

Marshalltown, IA: 20 miles away
Posted: August 17, 2018

Hi I need help with rent and expenses that occur in daily life. I fell and broke both ankles so I will be off of work for at least 3 months. I have never asked for anything like this before and we al...

Cambridge, IA: 20 miles away
Posted: August 17, 2018

Hello. We are the Buck family. Andrew is 32 and has been battleing hodkins lymphoma since May 2013. I am 31 my name is glennda and I'm 24 weeks pregnant with a boy. We have two beautiful children age...

Ames, IA: 28 miles away
Posted: August 17, 2018

I intend to use any help I receive as a blessing to get out of the house I am living in now and can't afford. I have been staying in a friends basement while I have been finishing school and we discov...

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