Address:302 S Lincoln StRock Rapids, IA 51246Map & 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: Wed 9 am-4 pm
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
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Address:203 Prairie StHarrisburg, SD 57032Map & Directions
Services: A faith based outreach serving Harrisburg and the surrounding area, affiliated with Feeding South Dakota and AmpleHarvest.org.Available services include:FoodSenior food boxes for those aged 60+ who meet program guidelinesSummer food backpack program (for the weekends)Cleaning suppliesSchool supplies including backpacks (there is no application/deadline)Personal care itemsWinter coats
Hours: 4:00pm - 7:00pm (CT), every Tuesday of the month10:00am - 12:00pm (CT), 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month Or by appointmentVisit facebook for current schedule
Eligibility: Open to all in need. Adults Teens Families
Documents To Bring: Driver's license or alternate ID i.e. Passport, legal State ID or Social Security number.
Address:211 Central Ave SOrange City, IA 51041Map & Directions
Services: HEALTHCARE-- Maternal health services, Healthy Families Sioux County Baby Pantry, lead program, radon awareness, STD/HIV testing, immunizations, communicable disease surveillance, TB program, disaster and bioterrorism preparedness, home care, Hospice and homemaker services via arrangement, tobacco use prevention, and senior health
Hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday
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Address:335 W 1st StTea, SD 57064Map & Directions
Services: A Helping Hands food pantry that can be utilized 1 time per month. Supported by the Tea Area churches. Helping people who live in Tea and surrounding area with food.
Hours: 9:30am - 3:00pm (CT), Monday - Friday
Eligibility: Anyone in need of food Adults Teens Children Families
Documents To Bring: Identification with current address
Address:811 E 10th St #41Sioux Falls, SD 57103Map & Directions
Services: Mission is to promote economic opportunity and financial security for individuals and businesses through quality, responsive and expert services; fair and equitable employment solutions; and safe and sound business practices.
Address:800 N Cliff AveSioux Falls, SD 57103Map & Directions
Services: Program provides the following assistance:
- Clothing (clothing by Thrift Store voucher), new baby bundle
- Food/Hygiene - referral to the food pantry and other community resources, emergency pantry (when referral is not possible), emergency baby formula
- Household - basic furniture by thrift store voucher, household items (bedding, dishes, etc.) by thrift store voucher
- Work enablement - work tools/special shoes with verification from job, work clothes by thrift store voucher, clothing for released/work release prisoners
- Health - limited emergency prescription assistance, vision care for children with Shopko (must not be eligible for other medical services)
Address:1600 E 12th StSioux Falls, SD 57103Map & Directions
Services: Non-profit outreach ministry whose mission is to provide a mid-day meal for the working poor in the city of Sioux Falls Meals are distributed at Labor Ready, Dakota Staffing, The Banquet and St. Francis House.
Volunteers the opportunity to work together to serve those in need and fight hunger through education and empowerment Volunteers can go to the web site www.lunchisserved.org to see which packing dates are available.