Address:304 N Pine StCreston, IA 50801Map & Directions
Services: VETERANS AFFAIRS UNION COUNTY offers emergency help with food, clothing, transportation, rent and utilities to veterans and their widows.
BENEFITS assistance for those filing a claim with the Veteran Administration or state veteran benefits.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon
Address:501 W Montgomery StCreston, IA 50801Map & Directions
Services: MINISTERIAL ALLIANCE offers financial assistance to those in need Determined by contact person.
Hours: By appointment
Address:207 N Elm StCreston, IA 50801Map & Directions
Services: Union County Family Development Center Offers A Food Pantry And/or Food Vouchers For Both Perishable And Non-perishable Food Items, Paper Products And Diapers.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility: Open to anyone in need within Union County
Documents To Bring: Photo ID, piece of mail
Address:114 S Fillmore StOsceola, IA 50213Map & Directions
Services: CLARKE COMMUNITY CENTER provides the following services: utility bill assistance, weatherization, food pantry, emergency family loans ($50), WIC information, information and referral, WIA information, garden seeds voucher program, budget counseling, clothing exchange, medical transportation volunteers, school supplies, and toys at Christmas.
CLARKE COUNTY FOOD PANTRY provides food assistance to families in need through donations received from local churches, organizations, and clubs.
Hours: By appointment, Main Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Address:1609 Quincy St # 3Corning, IA 50841Map & Directions
Services: ADAMS COUNTY GENERAL RELIEF offers assistance with rent, utilities, food and some medical supplies for income eligible residents of Adams County.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-3 pm
Address:354 Public SquareGreenfield, IA 50849Map & Directions
Services: WIC FOOD PROGRAM provides a women, infants and children clinic: nutrition education, health information, and nutritional foods to eligible pregnant women, and children five years old and younger.
Hours: 1st Thu of month 9 am -7 pm; 3rd Thu of month 9 am-12 noon & 1 pm-4 pm
Address:108 SW 5th StGreenfield, IA 50849Map & Directions
Services: GREENFIELD UNTED METHODIST CHURCH programs:
Hours: Tue 3:30 pm-6 pm
Services: ADAIR COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD CENTER provides the following programs:
GENERAL RELIEF provides emergency assistance with shelter, water, rent, fuel, utilities.
HEAD START/CHILD DEVELOPMENT: provides child development activities and learning experiences Assists parents and guardians in building a better life for their children.
WIC PROGRAM: nutritional educational program that offers food packages for children 0-5 years of age and women who are pregnant, breast-feeding, or who just had a baby. WIC cell phone 641-344-6013 Creston Office 641-782-8431.
MATERNAL HEALTH PROGRAM: provides services for pregnant women which include health education, nutrition, counseling, and support to encourage a healthy pregnancy.
CHILD HEALTH PROGRAM: provides preventive health care for infants and children Assistance is available for children with no health insurance.
HAWK-I: outreach for no cost, or low cost, health care coverage.
LIHEAP: energy assistance for low income households with assistance paying part of fuel bills through the winter months; Federal Fuel Assistance Program. (Nov.-April)
MIDDLE RANGE FOOD COOPERATIVE provides natural foods and herbs, personal care products and supplements are also available. Designed especially for those on special gluten-free diets. Order is placed every 4-8 weeks, one time $15.00 membership fee required Contact Elizabeth Lundstedt at 641/743-2424 or Leon Schwartz 641-743-2503.
TOYS FOR KIDS at Christmas for families on MATURA programs.
WEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE (WAP) uses trained crews to help improve the energy efficiency of the home for the elderly, disabled or low-income; includes cooling and heating systems.
CHORE SERVICES and SENIOR LIVING CHORE SERVICE PROGRAM.
REFERRALS to Family Rewards, Rent Assistance, WIA, IWorks, Parents as Teachers, WFA, etc.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon and 12:30 pm-4:30 pm (closed for lunch)
Address:207 N Main St ALeon, IA 50144Map & Directions
Services: LEON MINISTERIAL ALLIANCE is an alliance of churches has money for people in need Refer people to sheriff's office to fill out a form This will serve anyone in an emergency situation in the area Will help with meals, vouchers for Hy-Vee in Leon, one night lodging in Leon motel, or $10 gas voucher.
Hours: Irregular - call for details
Address:1403 NW Church StLeon, IA 50144Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY provides food assistance to families in need through donations received from local churches, organizations, and clubs Food vouchers to local grocery stores for fresh fruit, fresh vegetables, milk, bread, potatoes, cheese, laundry soap, dish soap and toilet paper may be available
UTILITY ASSITANCE and/or LIHEAP.
RENT ASSISTANCE (first month's or past due).
HOMELESS PREVENTION RAPID REHOUSING program (must be below 50% of area mean income, in danger of becoming homeless).
EMBRACE IOWA applications for emergency financial assistance.
SCHOOL SUPPLIES (available during Aug. and Sept. for families 200% of poverty guidelines).
HEAD START applications.