Community Resources

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Phone: 211
General Assistance Referrals

Area Food Pantry & Meal Site Calendar

View a printable monthly calendar of food pantry and meal site hours.

Care and Share House

1808 5th Ave
Monday and Thursday 9:00am - 12:00pm

600 S Main St
Monday and Wednesday 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Provides food packages and clothing, with no appointment needed.  Two locations.

Catholic Charities Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Program (Formerly Phoenix House)

1215 N Broadway
Emergency shelter for men, women, and children experiencing domestic violence or sexual assault with case management and legal services.

CB Housing Help

Connect to a wide variety of information, including housing opportunities and rental and utility assistance.

Centro Latino

300 W Broadway #40
Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm, Friday by appointment

Legal services, education and advocacy, including the Immigrant Legal Center (712-898-1349)

Charles E. Lakin Human Services Campus

1515 Ave J

Boys and Girls club, Heartland Family Services, MICAH House, and Salvation Army

Community of Christ Thrift Store and Pantry

17 N 2nd St
Pantry Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 11:00am

Pantry by appointment only.

Heartland Family Services

515 E Broadway
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 7:30pm
Outpatient active treatment for adults and adolescents and long-term aftercare support that includes family and individual therapy and gender-specific groups.

Immanuel Pathways PACE

1702 N 16th St
Medical care and social opportunities to support seniors living in their own homes

Inter-Faith Services

25 S 15th St 6C
Tues-Wed 9:00am - 2:30pm, Thurs 9:00am - 11:30am

Financial assistance to prevent homelessness by eviction or utility shut-off, rental deposit assistance, assistance with prescription glasses and medication

Iowa Office of Consumer Affairs

Weekdays 8:30am - 4:30pm

Mental health and resource referrals by peer and family support specialists

Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services

300 W Broadway #33
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

Services for Iowans with disabilities to gain employment and provide economic support


300 W Broadway #13
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Unemployment benefits, resume assistance, job postings

Joshua House

1435 N 15th St
24-Hour Men’s Emergency Shelter


1415 Ave J


Emergency shelter for single women, families, and couples who are facing the crisis of homelessness.

MICAH House Career Closet

1415 Ave J
By Appointment Only

Free Professional clothing, shoes, and accessories.

Municipal Housing Agency

505 S 6th St
Regal Towers and Dudley Court provide 295 public housing units, applications are available online at

Municipal Housing Agency – Section 8

300 W Broadway #38
Assists families and persons who are low income, disabled, elderly or near-elderly. Applications are available online at

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Voice: 800-273-8255
Text: 741741
Spanish: 888-628-9454
Trevor Project (LGBTQ Hotline) 866-488-7386
Veterans Crisis Line: 800-273-8255

New Visions Veteran’s Transitional Living Program

1425 N 18th St, Omaha, NE
Monday – Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm,
Friday 8:00am – 12:00pm
Transitional living program to assist veterans with trauma recovery, PTSD, financial hardship relationship problems, and other life events.

New Visions: MOHMs Place Meal Site

1435 N 15th St

Nightly meal 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Omaha VA Medical Center

4104 Woolworth Ave, Omaha NE
VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System provides health care services to veterans in Nebraska, western Iowa and portions of Kansas and Missouri.

Our Savior Lutheran Church

313 Story St
Thursday: Call 9:30am - 11:00am for appointments 11:00am - 3:00pm

3rd and 4th Friday: Call 4:00pm - 5:00pm for appointments 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Food and pet food assistance to Pottawattamie County residents making under the monthly gross income limits set forth by the USDA TEFAP program

Pottawattamie County Community Services

515 5th Ave #313
Provides assistance for current month’s rent, current utilities, and medication assistance

Pottawattamie County General Assistance

227 S 6th St
Provides assistance for current rent, current monthly utility usage (electric, water), propane tank (up to minimum amount to deliver), medications up to $200 in a one (1) month period (if not on Iowa Health & Wellness/Medicaid), one co-pay per month at All Care Health Center - Interim Disability program only (if not on Iowa Health & Wellness/Medicaid), $400 paid to Funeral Home for burial assistance.

Pottawattamie County Homeless Link

515 E Broadway
Outreach, case management, and homeless prevention, and rapid rehousing services are available for individuals and families who are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness.

Pottawattamie County Veterans Affairs

623 6th Ave

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm
Provides assistance with County, State and Federal VA benefits

Salvation Army Financial Assistance

715 N 16th St
Services include Eviction Prevention, Utility Assistance, Summer Fan Program, and Diaper and Formula Pantry.  Services are available once per year, and there must be a six month gap between Eviction Prevention and Utility Assistance.  The Diaper and Formula Pantry is available every 60 days.

Siena Francis House

1111 N 17th St, Omaha, NE
Overnight shelter, check-in starts at 4:30pm, check-out by 7:00am

West Central Community Action – Pottawattamie County

300 W Broadway Suite 35
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

Heating assistance (LIHEAP), family development/self sufficiency (FaDDS), Head Start, weatherization assistance, Child Care Resource/Referral (CCR&R)

Your Life Iowa

Voice: 855-581-8111
Text: 855-895-8393
24/7 crisis support across the state

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