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All Communities Outreach Services

We provide the following services: Parenting Classes, Anger Management Services, Toiletries for Seniors, Monthly Family Activities, Financial Education, and Family Support Services.
106 E Mission Ave
Bellevue, NE 68005
402-257-1122

ASK Resource Center

We are the state of Iowa's Parent Training and Information Center for families of children with disabilities.
5665 Greendale Rd
Ste D
Johnston, IA 50131
515-243-1713
Toll Free: 800-450-8667

Be There - Iowa

Promote healthy parenting and to help teens and adults make responsible decisions that will last a lifetime.

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands - Council Bluffs

The Club provides a multitude of programs that enrich the lives of the area youth.
815 N. 16th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-256-5603

Care and Share House, Inc.

Care and Share House is a free food pantry and free store for clothing and household items, with two locations in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
712-323-4889
712-256-7535 
Counties: Pottawattamie

Catholic Charities - Volunteer Opportunities!

Catholic Charities helps those in need in Southwest Iowa 24-hours a day, seven days per week.
712-256-2059 x109

Child Care Resource & Referral

Provided by West Central Community Action, Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) is available to assist families in selecting child care providers who best meet the needs of a child and their family.
701 10th Street
PO Box 709
Harlan, IA 51537
712-755-7381

Child Health Specialty Clinics

Assuring a system of care for Iowa's children and youth with special health care needs.
300 W Broadway
Ste 106
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-309-0041

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Protecting children.
Children's Bureau/ACYF
330 C Street SW
DC 20201
800-394-3366

Children and Families of Iowa

Dedicated to improving the lives of children and families throughout Iowa.
1111 University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
515-288-1981
Toll Free: 800-243-0756

Children's Square USA

To teach, every day, the values and life skills essential to a successful life.
North 6th Street & Avenue E
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-322-3700

Council Bluffs Schools Foundation - Kids & Company

Before and After School Care, Kids & Company is open to children ages 4 to 12 who attend elementary school in the Council Bluffs Community School District.
Omni Center
300 W Broadway
#212 (3rd level)
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-8800
Counties: Pottawattamie

Department of Human Services - Atlantic

We assist with Food Assistance, Medicaid, Family Investment Program, Child Care Assistance, Child Welfare, and Adult Services.
601 Walnut Street
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-4401
Counties: Cass

Department of Human Services - Council Bluffs

We assist with Food Assistance, Medicaid, Family Investment Program, Child Care Assistance, Child Welfare, and Adult Services.
417 E Kanesville Blvd
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-5661
Toll Free: 866-788-1805

Department of Human Services - Logan

We assist with Food Assistance, Medicaid, Family Investment Program, Child Care Assistance, Child Welfare, and Adult Services.
204 East 6th St.
PO Box 189
Logan, IA 51546
712-644-2460
Toll Free: 800-326-7732
Counties: Harrison, Monona, Shelby

Department of Human Services - Red Oak

Helping victims of child abuse is more than just a desire, it is our lifetime commitment.
1109 Highland Ave
Ste A
Red Oak, IA 51566
712-623-4838
Toll Free: 888-623-4838
Counties: Montgomery, Page

Early ACCESS

The purpose of this program is for families and staff to work together in identifying, coordinating, and providing needed support and resources that will help the family assist their infant or toddler to grow and develop.
Halverson Center for Education
24997 Hwy 92
Council, IA 51503
712-366-0503
Toll Free: 844-366-0503

EPSDT Care for Kids Program - Iowa

The Early Periodic, Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment program for children who are enrolled in Medicaid.
800-383-3826

Family Connections - Anger Management Classes

"How to Tame Your Dragon" - we all have a 'dragon' inside; join a group of your peers (children and teens) to learn new ways to 'tame your dragon' and how to deal with it when someone 'unleashes their dragon' on you.
Family Connections Inc
500 Willow Ave
Ste 305
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-4420

FAMILY, Inc.

We provide public health and family support services to women, children and families in Pottawattamie and Mills Counties.
3501 Harry Langdon Blvd
Ste 150
712-256-9566
Counties: Mills, Pottawattamie

Food Bank for the Heartland

Food Bank for the Heartland operates its own programs that serve vulnerable populations directly.
10525 J St.
Omaha, NE 68117
402-331-1213 x125

Foundation 2 Crisis Center

Offering crisis prevention and intervention programs to people of all ages.
1714 Johnson Ave NW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
800-332-4224

Green Hills AEA

Dedicated professional consultation and quality system-wide support to collaboratively advocate for families, communities and schools.
24997 Highway 92
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-366-0503
Toll Free: 844-366-0503

Grief's Journey

Since 2001, Grief’s Journey has been a welcoming safe place where grieving children, teens, and adults find hope.
7811 Farnam Drive
Omaha, NE 68114
402-502-2773

Harrison County Home and Public Health

Our mission is to promote physical and mental health and prevent disease, injury, and disability for the residents of Harrison County, Iowa.
Courthouse Annex
116 N 2nd Ave
Logan, IA 51546
712-644-2220
Counties: Harrison

Hawki

Healthy and well kids in Iowa.
800-257-8563

Healthy Child Care Iowa

Toll-free talkline for child care providers.
800-369-2229

Heartland Family Service - Council Bluffs

Strengthening individuals and families in our community through education, counseling, and support services.
515 E Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-1407
Toll Free: 800-422-1407
Counties: Pottawattamie

Heartland Family Service - Logan

Strengthening individuals and families in our community through education, counseling, and support services.
107 N 4th Avenue
Logan, IA 51546
712-644-2946
Counties: Harrison

Iowa Farmers Market Nutrition Program

The Iowa Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) consists of the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) FMNP and the Senior FMNP.

Iowa Foster and Adoption

Every child deserves a safe, loving, and supportive family.
712-323-1558
Toll Free: 844-574-7787

Lewis Central Lucky Children

We are a non-profit licensed childcare center for the children of the Lewis Central Community School District.
4125 Harry Langdon Blvd
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-366-8301
Counties: Pottawattamie

Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska

We impact more than 45,000 people annually.
300 W Broadway
#7
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-242-1040

Lutheran Services in Iowa - Council Bluffs

People focused, results driven.
421 W Broadway 401
PO Box 679
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-323-1558

Lutheran Services in Iowa - Des Moines

We empower families and communities by recognizing and honoring the strengths and gifts of every individual.
3116 University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50311
515-271-7411

Missouri Valley Head Start

Licensed preschool with maximum capacity of 22 children.
109 E Michigan St
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
712-642-4481
Counties: Harrison

Monona County Public Health

To provide quality healthcare, promote a safe environment, and partner with the citizens of Monona County to improve healthy lifestyles.
610 Iowa Avenue
Onawa, IA 51040
712-433-1773
Counties: Monona

Myrtue Medical Center Behavioral Health

Establish partnerships and empower individuals through education, quality interventions, and preventative resources to promote well-being.
1303 Garfield Avenue
Harlan, IA 51537
712-755-5056

Prevent Child Abuse Iowa

Leading child abuse prevention efforts in Iowa through advocacy, awareness and assistance.
505 5th Ave
Ste 900
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-244-2200

REBELS In His Hands

REBELS in His Hands is a youth outreach center, church, live music venue, and rental hall.
600 16th Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-396-0189

Resource Center on Domestic Violence: Child Protection and Custody

To learn more about the intersections of domestic violence, child protection and custody, start by visiting our website.
800-527-3223

Salvation Army

Open by appointment only for fans, food pantry, diaper and formula pantry, and financial assistance.
715 N 16th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-328-2088

Shriners Hospitals for Children - Twin Cities

Shriners Hospitals for Children have been providing high-quality medical care to all children, regardless of a family's ability to pay.
2025 East River Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN 55414
612-596-6100
Toll Free: 888-293-2832

Southwest Iowa Families, Inc.

Southwest Iowa Families exists to provide social and mental health services and supports for families in the areas of southwest Iowa and northwest Missouri.
215 E. Washington
Clarinda, IA 51632
712-542-3501
Toll Free: 888-486-9599

StoryWalk

Raise Me to Read presents StoryWalk for families with children 0-5 years old.
3501 Harry Langdon Blvd
Ste 150
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-9566 x212

TEEN Line - Iowa Department of Public Health

Provides information on health and relationship concerns and related resources.
Lucas State Office Bldg 4th Flr
321 E 12th St
Des Moines, IA 50319
800-443-8336

West Central Community Action Cass County Outreach

Food Pantry, Clothing Room, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Weatherization, Senior Aide Employment, Head Start, WIC, Family Development Self-Sufficiency programs.
304 Chestnut
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-5421
Counties: Cass

West Central Community Action Fremont County Outreach

Food Pantry, Low Income Home Energy Program(LIHEAP), Weatherization, utility assistance, Senior Aide Employment, Head Start, and Child Care referrals.
910 Illinois St.
PO Box 518
Sidney, IA 51652
712-374-3367
Counties: Fremont

West Central Community Action Harrison County Outreach

Food Pantry, Free Clothing, Low Income Home Energy Program/Weatherization Program, Senior Aid Program, Head Start Programs, WIC, and Child Care referrals.
107 N. 4th Avenue
Suite 7
Logan, IA 51546
712-644-3388
Counties: Harrison

West Central Community Action Head Start

Comprehensive early childhood development program serving low-income children from age three to five and their families.
1201 Highland Ave.
Red Oak, IA 51566
800-698-5886
Counties: Montgomery

West Central Community Action Mills County Outreach

Food Pantry, Low Income Home Energy Program(LIHEAP)/Weatherization, Clothing Room, Utility Assistance, Senior Aide Employment, Head Start, WIC, and Child Care referrals.
313 Main Street
Malvern, IA 51551
712-624-8172
Counties: Mills

West Central Community Action Monona County Outreach

Provides client intake, client assessment, client referrals, and coordinates with other community resources.
801-B 10th Street
Onawa, IA 51040
712-423-2603
Counties: Monona

West Central Community Action Montgomery County Outreach

Emergency food assistance, weatherization, Clothing Room, LIHEAP, utility assistance, WIC, Head Start, Senior Aide Employment and child care referrals.
1109 Highland Ave.
Red Oak, IA 51566
712-623-2339
Counties: Montgomery

West Central Community Action Page County Outreach

Food Pantry, Clothing Room, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Weatherization, Senior Aide Employment, Head Start, WIC, and Child Care referrals.
500 1/2 N. Broad Street
Shenandoah, IA 51601
712-246-2585
Counties: Page

West Central Community Action Pottawattamie County Outreach

Pottawattamie residents pay apply for the Low Income Heating and Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and Weatherization programs and receive referrals to other social service agencies.
Omni Centre Business Park
300 W Broadway
Ste 35
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-2621
Counties: Pottawattamie

West Central Community Action Shelby County Outreach Center

Open Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm to residents of Shelby County.
1017 7th St.
Harlan, IA 51537
712-755-5602
Counties: Shelby

Woodbine Head Start Preschool

Licensed preschool with capacity to serve 16 children.
501 Weare St
Woodbine, IA 51579
712-647-2535
Counties: Harrison

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