Address:1724 N 1st StWinterset, IA 50273Map & Directions
Services: MADISON COUNTY MULTI PURPOSE CENTER is an Outreach Center for Matura Action Corporation It provides applications and information and referral to many programs including WIC/ MCH (TITLE V), Head Start, LIHEAP (Energy assistance), weatherization, food pantry, JTP and other community resources.
HOLIDAYS: Operation Santa Claus, must sign up in advance.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Address:1305 W Jefferson StWinterset, IA 50273Map & Directions
Services: Food Pantry On The Third Thursday And Friday Of Each Month To Madison County Residents In Need. Refreshments Or Meals Are Served Each Time The Food Pantry Is Open.
Hours: Third Thu 5 pm-7 pm and the following Fri 9 am-11 am
Eligibility: Open to anyone
Documents To Bring: None
Address:4380 Wakonda DrNorwalk, IA 50211Map & Directions
Services: NEW LIFE LUTHERAN CHURCH provides a community food pantry to residents of Warren County. Assistance is available two times per month.
Hours: Wed 5 pm-7 pm or By appointment
Address:1007 S Jefferson WayIndianola, IA 50125Map & Directions
Services: WARREN COUNTY GENERAL ASSISTANCE provides the following services: food and clothing pantry, financial assistance for housing, rent/mortgage assistance, transportation, traveler's aid, utility financial assistance, information and referral, medical, dental and prescription assistance.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm, closed for lunch 12 noon-1 pm
Address:109 E Clinton AveIndianola, IA 50125Map & Directions
Services: HELPING HAND provides clothing, furniture and household items for residents of Warren County. No charge for items Food is provided to families who are referred by Warren County DHS, Red Rock Area Community Action, pastors, etc.
Hours: Tue 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Thu 9 am-11am, Sat 9 am-11:30 am
Address:1700 W 2nd AveIndianola, IA 50125Map & Directions
Services: First Assembly Of God Offers A Food Give Away To Warren County Residents In Need Of Food. Individuals In Need Of Immediate Food Assistance May Receive Food Once A Month At No Cost.
Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 9 am-12 noon
Eligibility: Warren county residents
Address:217 5th StWest Des Moines, IA 50265Map & Directions
Services: WEST DES MOINES SENIOR CENTER provides a congregate meal site for seniors age 60 and over Meals served from 11:30am to 12 pm Recreational, wellness and educational programs available as well as health improvement programs Additional activities are: ceramics, crafts, tournaments, and special interest classes such as exercise, History, Bingo and Friday Parties. Varied health services (podiatry, dental, physicals, blood pressure checks, and well elderly)
FARMER'S MARKET NUTRITION PROGRAM provides coupons which can be redeemed at participating farmers markets for fresh fruits and vegetables (June 1-Oct. 31) Applications are available at local Senior Center or the Area Agency on Aging.
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-1 pm
Address:139 6th StWest Des Moines, IA 50265Map & Directions
Services: WEST DES MOINES HUMAN SERVICES CENTER provides information, outreach and referral services. Services include:
HOMELESS PREVENTION - partial rent or mortgage payment, partial rent deposit, or partial temporary housing assistance and partial emergency utilities assistance. West Des Moines only.
SHOWER is available to assist homeless individuals Call 222-3660 for hours and availability.
TRANSITIONAL HOUSING PROGRAM for eligible homeless families - must call to check for availability.
TRANSPORTATION for elderly or persons with disabilities. Must be WDM resident. Contact Carmen Murille, 222-3661.
HANDYMAN SERVICE available to seniors and disabled (see separate listing) 515-222-3661.
LIHEAP energy assistance or heating bill assistance is available for one month during the winter months, November- April (serves all Western Suburbs).
GAS/ELECTRIC emergency utility assistance to families experiencing financial hardship (West Des Moines only).
H20 PLUS program assists with West Des Moines water or municipal services bill.
EICP (Energy Crisis Intervention Payments program) offers furnace repair/replacement assistance
WEATHERIZATION program offers plastic for windows, strips of wood and nails to put plastic in place - qualifying household.
AIR CONDITIONERS and FANS.
FOOD PANTRY serves the Western suburbs of Polk County (except Urbandale & Windsor Heights, which can go to Urbandale food pantry) Bring photo ID, currently utility bill, proof of income, SS cards for household members.
SHARE is a private, not-for-profit organization that provides up to 50% savings on food packages once a month. The standared food package varies monthly, and always contains packages fresh fruit, vegetables and meat. Participant receives groceries of a retail value of $44.00 for $22.00 Accept cash or food stamps; no income eligibility. Contact: Shawn, 327-8662 or Richard, 279-5783, or Share Iowa 800-344-1107.
GARDEN PROGRAM apply in April for limited value garden voucher.
PERSONAL PANTRY includes soap, shampoo, feminine care products, toilet tissue, deodorant, diapers, and toothpaste (based on donations/availability). Bring photo ID, currently utility bill, proof of income, SS cards for household members.
CLOTHING CLOSET offers clothing and household items for low income clients; Mon, Tue and Thu 8 am-3 pm, Wed and Fri 8 am-12 noon.
HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE available during the Thanksgiving and Christmas season (food baskets, toys and meals served at community center).
OTT-MTA Bus Pass Program.
RECREATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS for low-income children: camps, music/dance lessons, sport activities; children's free summer lunch program; holiday assistance and programs; as well as other human service related programs.
SCHOOL SUPPLIES for low-income children in the West Des Moines School District. Call afer June 15th to schedule an appointment.
IOWA SENIOR OLYMPICS (50yrs and older) volunteer opportunities. Call 222-3660 for more information.
NOTARY PUBLIC services available by appointment. Call 222-3660 for more information.
DONATIONS ACCEPTED clothing, personal items, household items, and small appliances Drop off Mon-Fri 8am-4pm.
BUDGET assistance and information (how to set one up).
TAX PREPARATION during the tax season to qualifying individuals; by appointment. Call 222-3660.
Hours: Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm, Program Outreach: Mon, Tue, Thu 8 am-3 pm and Wed 8 am-12 noon
Address:1155 SE Boone DrWaukee, IA 50263Map & Directions
Services: Waukee Area Christian Services Accepts Donated Items For The Food Pantry. We Accept Personal Care And Hygiene Items, Household Cleaning Supplies, Diapers, Wet Wipes, Formula And Infant Or Toddler Foods. We Also Accept Meats, Dairy, Eggs And Cheese And Other Refrigerator Or Freezer Items.
Hours: FOOD PANTRY: Mon 4 pm-6 pm, Thu 9 am-11 am, 1st and 2nd Sat 9 am-11 am. DONATIONS can be dropped off during weekday pantry hours.
Documents To Bring: Call for details
Address:413 West StNew Virginia, IA 50210Map & Directions
Services: JESUS' RIGHT HAND provides food, spiritual support and other services (based on donations)
DONATIONS: currently accepting donations of blankets, pillows, food, cleaning supplies, air mattresses, foot pumps, and the means to purchase these supplies to help others.
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-11:30 am or by appointment