Address:172 S 4th StTecumseh, NE 68450Map & Directions
Services: PROVIDES services to aid low-income individuals and families to become self-sufficient
EMERGENCY shelter vouchers
CLOTHING room that includes household items
TRANSITIONAL housing for up to 24 months, assistance in finding permanent shelter; rent assistance
LIMITED support with utility costs
FAMILY development assessment which helps families determine strengths and barriers toward being self-sufficient and to aid in setting family goals
ASSISTANCE in finding education/training or employment
WEATHERIZATION assistance for owners and renters; limited funding for furnace replacement if there is a health concern
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Address:911 Central AveAuburn, NE 68305Map & Directions
Services: THRIFT STORE provides donated clothing at a low cost to individuals
CLOTHING VOUCHERS for those who are unable to purchase clothing
Hours: Tue-Fri 9 am-5 pm and Sat 10 am-2 pm
Address:1701 S 17th St #1ALincoln, NE 68502Map & Directions
Services: EN POINTE is a professional Dance Academy that opens its door to all students, regardless of income, by offering affordable fees and scholarships; En Pointe welcomes students of all abilities to provide a place of healthy self esteem, self-expression, and joy
JOB OUTFITTERS allows low-income women, women-in-crisis and women who are attending a local University to shop for career-appropriate clothing, interview tips and access to job-related resources
SMART GIRLS CLUB is in six different elementary schools, allowing girls in 4th and 5th grades to explore science, math, and related technology; the curriculum supports what the girls are learning in school and professional women visit the club to show that girls really can be math and science whizzes
TAKE A BREAK (TAB) respite program is designed to relieve the stress of daily child rearing for parents and caregivers; TAB is held on the first three Fridays of the month from 6:15 pm-9:30 pm for all children 6 weeks to 10 years of age; children are cared for in a safe environment while their caregivers are able to take a break for a few hours to recharge
LEADERSHIP CIRCLES FOR WOMEN invite women from across the community to build new networks and have real conversations about real issues; ICAN's program is based on peer-to-peer conversations; discussion groups are made up of six to ten women who mentor each other about work, family, life and world issues; Leadership Circles start this Fall in September; each series consists of four sessions that meet for 2.5 hours
CORA BEACH BYER EDUCATIONAL LOAN ASSISTANCE provides no-cost loans to women-in-need pursuing post-secondary educational studies through an application process
LEADERSHIP AND PUBLIC SERVICE INSTITUTE is a select group of freshmen girls who get the opportunity to shadow community leaders and develop viable solutions for the resolution of community problems
YOUNG WOMEN'S ADVISORY BOARD consists of 16 young women in high school that helps to guide the youth programming while developing leadership skills; the board also assists with fund development ideas and with general operations
FOSTERING DREAMS is a comprehensive program that supports young women in the foster system in their efforts to gain entrance to a university, community college or trade-school and ultimately to persist through completion of degree or vocational certification
Hours: By appointment only
Address:6800 P StLincoln, NE 68505Map & Directions
Services: FOOD PANTRY provides bread, produce, meat, and perishable food distributed daily (available to a household once a week). Provides seven-day food baskets (available on an emergency basis).
DISTRIBUTION CENTER provides walk-in services for low-income families and individuals including clothing, bedding, kitchenware, household items, furniture, personal care items, and baby items.
Hours: Distribution: Mon-Fri 9 am-11:30 am and 1:30 pm-4 pm; Donations: Mon-Sat 8 am-5:30 pm, Sun 12 noon-5:30 pm
Address:111 Piazza TerraceLincoln, NE 68510Map & Directions
Services: COUNSELING and support to women with unplanned pregnancies
ADDITIONAL services (available to general public) include pregnancy tests, parental classes, baby incentive program (mommy monies), maternity clothing, baby clothes, diapers, furniture and referrals to other community services
Hours: Mon 10 am-5 pm, Tue 11 am-8 pm, Wed 10 am-5 pm, Thu 10 am-4 pm, Fri 10 am-4 pm, Sat 10 am-1 pm
Address:3140 N St #2106Lincoln, NE 68510Map & Directions
Services: MEDICAL AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE including:
Rent and rental deposit assistance
Assisted living financial assistance with a written statement from physician indicating client is in need of that level of care
Medical care provided through the Primary Health Care Clinic or authorized by Clinic physician
Bus passes at a reduced rate
Personal hygiene vouchers
Burial (cremation) expenses
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon and 1 pm-4 pm
Address:1100 Military RdLincoln, NE 68508Map & Directions
Services: PROMOTES and strengthens cultural awareness by teaching cultural traditions among Native Americans
FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES offers emergency services, referrals and case management of basic necessities to low income families and individuals of all racial and ethnic groups. Diapers, low income Star Tran monthly passes, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, and holiday gift giving programs are offered Emergency rental or utility bill payment assistance to American Indian persons with eviction or disconnect notices may be provided, funds permitting.
FOOD PROGRAMS include commodity food to elderly, and pregnant women, or mothers with young children to age 6 on a monthly basis. Perishable food distribution is held twice weekly on Tuesdays at 1pm and Thursdays at 10am. Emergency food pantry applications accepted Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 1-3pm. Senior Diner's lunch served daily from 11:30am-12:30pm, free of charge.
HOUSING PROGRAM based in the city of Lincoln this program has over 142 units of rental housing for low-income families, elderly and handicapped residents. The housing properties include three complexes for the elderly and two for low-income. These units are managed by a private management company and Indian Center, Inc.
INFORMATION AND REFERRAL to local human service agencies and tribally-operated programs for specialized services, legal services to Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs, tribal legal services, or pro bono legal services and area senior citizens.
NEBRASKA INDIAN HEALTHY MARRIAGE PROJECT is designed to increase the number of Native American children raised by two parents in a healthy relationship through the use of culturally appropriate training materials. This project will help couples and individuals develop the skills and knowledge needed to form and sustain a healthy relationship.
NEBRASKA URBAN INDIAN CIRCLE OF CARE PROJECT will provide the urban Indian communities of Lincoln and Omaha with tools and resources to plan and design a holistic, community-based system of care to support mental health and wellness for their children, youth and families. Families and youth will work in partnership with public and private organizations to design mental health services and supports that are effective, that build on the strengths of individuals and address each person's cultural needs.
SMALL BUSINESS RESOURCE CENTER provides basic business development services for low-income persons, minorities, women and all racial/ethnic groups, new or existing businesses and refers clients to Nebraska Business Development Center for specialized services.
WORKFORCE INVESTMENT ACT PROGRAM provides GED instruction, job training placement assistance and help with educational goals, job search and placement for Native Americans.
YOUTH PROGRAM offers after school enrichment activities, homework help, and other special events
ALCOHOLIC ANONYMOUS MEETING
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Address:2241 O StLincoln, NE 68510Map & Directions
Services: FOOD BASKETS
TRANSITIONAL AND PERMANENT HOUSING, case management
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE class
TOY ROOM Open December 22 9 am-noon and 1 pm-5 pm, first come first served; no registration necessary; must bring names of children, proof of residence, and proof of children (i.e. Social Security cards); parents may shop for one toy per child
GED CLASSES in Spanish
DOMESTIC ABUSE and NEGLECT shelter for women
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
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Address:4621 NW 48th StLincoln, NE 68524Map & Directions
Services: CHILD CARE (see separate listing)
FOOD AND CLOTHING distribution
FAMILY NIGHTS and neighborhood events
LEAD AGENCY for Arnold Elementary Community Learning Center
INFORMATION AND REFERRAL
SUMMER YOUTH enrichment classes
SUMMER FOOD PROGRAM
LOW-INCOME BUS PASSES
Address:2617 Y StLincoln, NE 68503Map & Directions
Services: Clients May Shop Once Every Two Months For Clothes And Household Items. Bedding, Kitchenware, And Various Household Items Available.diapers Provided Through The Diaper Club Once A Month. Baby Food/formula As Available.
Hours: Mon-Thu 10 am-4 pm, Fri 10 am-12 noon
Eligibility: No restrictions
Documents To Bring: Service Point card