Address:1501 Douglas AveWorthington, MN 56187Map & Directions
Services: - Groceries for those in need. Amount provided depends on size of family. Clients are able to choose which food they want.
- - - Individuals may use the food shelf once a month
- - - Food donations accepted
Hours: Site Hours:3:00-7:00 Tuesday
5:00-7:00 1st Sunday of month
Eligibility: Persons in Nobles county
Address:230 W Clary StWorthington, MN 56187Map & Directions
Services: Three - four day supply of food is provided. Quantity is based on size of family. Families may come once per month for food and once per week for bread and perishables. Also provides NAPS (Nutrition Assistance Program for Seniors) food program. - - Distributed the first Thursday of every month starting at 1:30 PM; seniors may utilize the Food Pantry this same day.
Hours: Program Hours:- Pantry: 11 am - 2 pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday
- NAPS (Nutrition Assistance Program for Seniors): 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm first Thursday of the month.
Eligibility: Low income residents of Nobles County
Address:306 Golf Course RdMountain Lake, MN 56159Map & Directions
Services: Food shelf:
- - - Dispenses a 3-day supply according to number of people in the household.
- - - May be used once monthly; twice monthly if recommended by Family Services.
- - - Sometimes has diapers or baby food in stock (call to check).
Eligibility: Primarily residents of Mountain Lake, MN
Address:120 Lincoln StTyler, MN 56178Map & Directions
Services: Individuals are allowed to visit twice a month and the amount of food they receive depends on their family size.
Eligibility: Residents of Arco, Russell, Ruthton, and Tyler
Address:1400 S Saratoga StMarshall, MN 56258Map & Directions
Services: - One week's food (including produce) supply given when needed - - - Accepts donations of food - - - Volunteer opportunities include unloading food donations, organizing and stocking shelves and helping walk clients through as they pick and choose which food they wish to take home - - - People are able to select the foods that they and their families need and will use - - - People visit once per month, but additional visits may occur for people in extreme need or crisis
Eligibility: - Residents of at least 30 days in the cities of Currie, Dovray, Milroy and Walnut Grove, and Lyon County
- Income guidelines are 200% of the federal poverty guideline
Address:223 2nd St NWPipestone, MN 56164Map & Directions
Services: Emergency three-day supply of food, once per month. Clients are able to choose the items they require, based on size of household. - -
Eligibility: Residents of Pipestone County
Address:1575 18th StSpirit Lake, IA 51360Map & Directions
Services: Contact Person: Laurie Ruff Hours: M-F 9-11
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:401 N Harold StIvanhoe, MN 56142Map & Directions
Services: - Emergency food given to individuals; amount varies based on size of family. - - - Clients may use the food shelf as often as needed
Eligibility: Residents of Arco, Hendricks, and Ivanhoe