Address:101 S 5th StBeresford, SD 57004Map & Directions
Services: Beresford Faith in Action/Food Pantry assists Beresford area residents with:Food (can be used as needed depending on the situation)Crisis Fund: Rent (can include rent or deposit) Utility assistance (1 time / year), including: Deposit, past due bill, and disconnect notices for trash, water, lights, and heating.Help with budgeting/financial planningSchool backpack program - weekend food programFaith in Action also networks clients with other resources that may help them with their situation.
Hours: Faith in Action: Call to schedule an appointment, or leave a message. Food Pantry: 1:00pm - 7:00pm (CT), 1st and 3rd Thursday 9:00am - 1:00pm (CT), 2nd and 4th Saturday
Eligibility: Must live in Beresford or surrounding rural areas Adults Teens Children Families
Documents To Bring: Call for information
Address:548 Broadway StCenterville, SD 57014Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry for Turner County.
Address:816 E Clark StVermillion, SD 57069Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry for Clay County.
Address:226 E Main StVermillion, SD 57069Map & Directions
Services: Salvation Army Vermillion provides emergency assistance for the following:Disconnection notices for water, lights, and heating.Eviction noticesTransportation - stranded motorist, medical appointments (gasoline), one-way bus ticketsEmergency lodging for one nightGroceries/mealsClothing needs at Civic Council - through vouchersPrescription assistanceThe Vermillion Ministerial Association is a supporter of the Vermillion Salvation Army.
Hours: 9:00am - 12:00noon (CT), Monday - FridayOutside of the hours listed above contact the Vermillion Police
Eligibility: Open to all Adults Teens Children Families
Documents To Bring: Photo ID, shutoff notice, eviction notice, etc.
Address:16 N Dakota StVermillion, SD 57069Map & Directions
Services: Weekend Backpack Program provides bags of supplemental food to food insecure children in the Vermillion school district area during the school year. Arrangements can be made for the Backpacks (pre-packed food sacks) to be picked up at the child's school (Headstart - Middle school), or food can be packed at Tanager Take Out (the food pantry located at the high school).Summer Backpack Program Distribution:3:00pm - 5:30pm, every Thursday at Tanager Take Out (the food pantry located at the high school)Families must sign-up once a year for the backpack food program, and may sign-up at any time during the year.Please complete this online form: https://thinkcaliber.wufoo.com/forms/z1pdxur417isnn6/Vermillion School Supply Distribution provides free school supplies, including backpacks, to Vermillion area students before the start of each school year. Pick up time and place(s):Grades Preschool - 8th 5:00pm - 7:00pm, Thursday, August 16 - Vermillion High School Commons Grades 9 - 12: 5:00pm - 7:00pm, Thursday, August 16 - Vermillion High School Commons
Hours: Bags are delivered on last day of school week (usually Friday). Tanager Take Out school year hours: 3:00pm - 4:45pm (CT), FridayTanager Take Out summer hours: 3:00pm - 5:30pm, (CT) Thursday
Eligibility: Pre-school - grade 12 in the Vermillion School District geographic area, including public schools, St. Agnes, and pre-schools. Teens Children
Documents To Bring: None
Address:104 N Main StCanton, SD 57013Map & Directions
Services: Provides Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP), TANF and Medicaid programs for children and low income families.
SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program) - A supplemental food program that enables eligible households to obtain a more nutritious diet Eligibility is determined by income, resources and household size Benefits are deposited into an account which is accessed by using an EBT card The EBT card is used to purchase edible, nutritious food items only.
TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) is financial assistance for children when one parent is absent from the home; both parents are absent and the children are living with a relative; or both parents are in the home but one is unable to work for medical reasons or one is unemployed under certain criteria.
Medicaid - medical assistance program for certain low income people who are aged, blind, disabled or members of families with dependent children Title XIX or Medicaid covers most health services such as hospital, physician, dental, mental health, family planning, home health services, limited optometric services etc Also covers Nursing Home Care not covered by a person's own income, or by other State and federal programs. Nursing home care may be provided in skilled, intermediate nursing facilities, intermediate mental retardation facilities or psychiatric nursing homes.
Address:124 E 2nd StCanton, SD 57013Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry for Lincoln County.
Address:618 14th St NE Ste 10Sioux Center, IA 51250Map & Directions
Services: APPLICATION CENTER for Mid-Sioux programs
INFORMATION and referrals to other community services
CRISIS FUNDS pay a portion of rent, utilities, food, gas, medicine, and other bills to help families out in a crisis situation
HOLIDAY FOOD provides special meals during the holiday season
HOLIDAY FAMILIES helps families in need have a brighter holiday season
BACK-TO-SCHOOL program provides donated school supplies for area children
CHILD AND ADULT CARE FOOD PROGRAM (CACFP) is an extension of the national school lunch program which reimburses child care providers a set reimbursement rate for serving nutritious meals and snacks to children in their care
FOOD PANTRY provides a three-day supply of food to families who are out of food and money; pantries located in each outreach office
FOOD FOR LIFE provides families in need with packages of frozen meat donated by local livestock producers; guidelines and availability of meat may vary between counties
FAMILY DEVELOPMENT AND SELF SUFFICIENCY(FaDSS) program is available to anyone receiving FIP benefits thru the state of Iowa; clients meet with staff twice per month with the goal of self-sufficiency
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION programs including Head Start, Early Head Start, and a Child Development Center; locations in Akron, Cherokee, Ida Grove, Le Mars, Orange City, Rock Rapids, Rock Valley, Sioux Center, and Hawarden
WEATHERIZATION program offers energy efficient repairs to homes
LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LiHEAP) assists families with heating costs by paying a portion of their utility bill; it is not intended to pay a household's total energy costs; program available November 1st-April 30th
WIC (Women, Infants, & Children) is a supplemental nutrition program for babies, children under the age of 5, pregnant women, breastfeeding women, and women who have had a baby in the last 6 months; provides healthy foods, nutrition education, and referrals to other health care agencies
MATERNAL HEALTH program offers payment for child birth and/or parenting classes; education about labor, delivery, infant, and self care; referrals to other health care or local community services, including help finding a dentist; presumptive eligibility for Medicaid; help arranging delivery; social assessments and referrals; referrals for family planning and child health care; and Care Coordination services, including transportation and translation assistance
CHILD HEALTH program provides financial assistance for un-insured or under-insured children needing medical and dental care; children from birth to age 21 receive:
-Well-child examinations by family physicians
-Immunizations and lead screenings
-Nutrition assessments and counseling
-Oral health screenings, fluoride varnishes and sealant applications by a registered dental hygienist and payment for dental examinations
-Care coordination services, including transportation and translation assistance
CARE FOR KIDS coordinator provides information for children on Medicaid, well baby and well child screenings
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Address:305 W 1st AveLennox, SD 57039Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry for Lennox area including Lennox, Chancellor, and Worthing.
Address:306 12th St SELe Mars, IA 51031Map & Directions
Hours: Tue 9 am-4 pm