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2-1-1 HELPLINE

If you're in need of food pantries, counseling, utility assistance, or other human services, talk to an information specialist who has the community's most extensive human service database at their fingertips.
402-444-6666

2019 Flood Assistance - State of Iowa

For individual households, the Iowa Individual Disaster Assistance Grant Program Application is available for those individuals that were affected by the flood.

A Work In Progress

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker that provides mental health therapy to adults struggling with mood disorders, anxiety, adjustment issues, domestic violence, psychotic disorders, and numerous other issues that affect daily living.
500 Willow Ave
Suite 215
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
402-541-5674
Counties: Pottawattamie

Addictions Treatment Program

Providing substance abuse treatment and detoxification with outpatient care, partial hospitalization or day treatment, and hospitalization or inpatient care.
Jennie Edmundson
933 E Pierce St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-396-6044
Toll Free: 866-720-3784

Adult Literacy - Iowa Western Community College

Whether it is for a personal or career-oriented reason, Iowa Western's Adult Literacy program can help.
300 W Broadway
#12
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-325-3266

AIDS Info - US Department of Health and Human Services

Health information specialists provide customized, confidential answers to your questions about HIV/AIDS clinical trials and treatment.
800-448-0440

Alcoholics Anonymous - Omaha, NE

A fellowship of  men and women who share their experience, strength, and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
4901 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68132
402-556-1880

All Care Health Center

All Care provides affordable, comprehensive, high-quality health care to the entire community, including medical, dental, women's health, and mental health services.
902 South 6th St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-325-1990
Counties: Pottawattamie

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

Alzheimer's Association Hotline

Available 24/7, 365 days a year.
800-272-3900

American Cancer Society

We're on a mission to free the world from cancer.
8364 Hickman Rd
Clive, IA 50325
515-253-0147
Toll Free: 800-227-2345

American Friends Service Committee

Our program has worked to serve and empower the immigrant community in Iowa since 1995 by providing low-cost immigration legal services, developing effective organizing strategies to address local concerns, and building leaders and coalitions to bring about positive systemic change.
4211 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50312
515-274-4851
Categories: Legal Concerns

American Heart Association

Living healthy and free of disease makes a critical difference in quality of life.
5000 Westown Parkway
Ste 340
West Des Moines, IA 50266
515-414-3200
Categories: Health Care

American Lung Association

Working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy.
2530 73rd St
Urbandale, IA 50322
515-309-9507
Toll Free: 800-586-4872
Categories: Health Care

American Red Cross - Loess Hills Donation Center

The Loess Hills Chapter of the American Red Cross provides a utility assistance program for qualifying Southwest Iowa residents.
705 N 16th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-322-4017

AmeriServe International, Inc

Special needs shouldn't keep anyone from building lives of purpose and pleasure.
35 Main Place
Suite 300
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-0272
Counties: Pottawattamie

AMP (Achieving Maximum Potential) - Council Bluffs

AMP is a statewide network of youth councils made up of youth aged 13-21 who support and advocate for themselves and other youth who are currently or who have ever been in an out of home placement (foster, adoptive, kinship, shelter, residential or group care).
515-291-2922

Angels Care Home Health - Council Bluffs

We provide skilled nursing care, restorative therapy and medical social services to patients in their homes or wherever they may reside, including assisted living facilities and retirement communities.
900 Woodbury Avenue
Suite 2B
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-352-3640

AnswerLine Home and Family Hotline

AnswerLine provides information and resources for Iowa consumers with home and family questions.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
2150 Beardshear Hall
Ames, IA 50011
800-262-3804

Aphasia Association - National

Aphasia is a communication disorder affecting more than 2,000,000 Americans.
350 Seventh Avenue
Ste 902
New York, NY 10001
800-992-4622
Categories: Health Care

ARCH Men's Halfway House

Two locations in Omaha, NE providing addiction treatment to men over the age of 18.
402-556-6425

Area Food Pantry - Minden, Iowa

Area Food Pantry is open on Saturday from 10 AM - 12 PM and for emergencies.
United Church of Christ
106 Lincoln St
Minden, IA 51553
712-488-7942
Categories: Food Assistance
Counties: Pottawattamie

AsceraCare Hospice of Iowa

We strive to live our mission statement - To share our passion for improving quality of life through innovative healthcare, one person, one family, and one community at a time.
2000 W Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-823-3959
Categories: Care Coordination

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

Atlantic Specialty Care

We offer rehabilitation services, skilled nursing care, long term care, and when the time comes, we can coordinate compassionate hospice care.
1300 E 19th St
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-3952

Autism Society of Iowa

Providing advocacy, support and information to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders, their families, professionals, and communities throughout the state of Iowa.
515-327-9075

Avoca Food Pantry

Located at the United Church of Avoca, open on Mondays.
United Church of Avoca
304 N Elm Street
Avoca, IA 51521
712-343-6945
Categories: Food Assistance
Counties: Pottawattamie

Avoca Specialty Care

Providing compassionate transitional health care to Iowans at all walks of life.
610 E York Rd
Avoca, IA 51521
712-343-6398

Be There - Iowa

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

Beginning Farmer Center

10861 Douglas Ave
Ste B
Urbandale, IA 50322
877-232-1999

Birthright of Council Bluffs

We offer love, friendship, and support to women who are pregnant, or think they may be pregnant.
427 E Kanesville Blvd
Ste 303
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-2100
Toll Free: 800-550-4900

Bluffs Towers Apartments

Subsidized housing (rent based on your income) for the elderly and disabled.
38 Pearl St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-9392
Categories: Housing/Shelters
Counties: Pottawattamie

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

Boys Town Crisis and Suicide Hotline

Boys Town operators are available 24/7 to provide you with immediate phone assistance and short-term crisis intervention and counseling for parent-child conflicts, marital and family issues, suicide, pregnancy, runaways, physical and sexual abuse.
800-448-3000

Brain Injury Alliance

The mission of the Brain Injury Alliance of Iowa is to create a better future through brain injury prevention, advocacy, education, research, and support.
Brain Injury Alliance Iowa
1556 S First Ave
Ste A
Iowa City, IA 52240
888-444-6443

Bridge the Gap Ministry

Two Tuesdays a month, Broadway United Methodist meets with our neighbors who need a little help.
712-322-7741
Categories: Basic Needs
Counties: Pottawattamie

Burgess Health Center

A complete range of medical care in addition to outpatient mental health counseling and therapy services to individuals, families, and couples, of all age groups.
1600 Diamond Street
Onawa, IA 51040
712-423-2311

Camelot Village Apartments

Located in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
1105 S. 3rd St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-2525
Toll Free: 866-465-5993
Categories: Housing/Shelters
Counties: Pottawattamie

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 - Des Moines

If you are a victim of human trafficking, or are concerned for someone else, please call 888-612-0266.
601 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-244-3761

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

Catholic Charities Counseling Program

Catholic Charities in Council Bluffs provides counseling services to individuals, couples and families.
300 W Broadway
Ste 223
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-3086

Catholic Charities Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Program

Sometimes the victim is the last one to know they need or deserve help.
712-328-0266
Toll Free: 888-612-0266

Catholic Charities Phoenix House

Provides local drug and alcohol treatment programs for those struggling with substance abuse.
1215 N Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-2059
712-328-0266 - Hotline

Center for Healing and Hope

At the Center For Healing And Hope, LLC, therapy provides an environment of acceptance and understanding in which you and your therapist can work together to address any difficulties or challenges you may be facing.
427 East Kanesville Boulevard
#102
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-9660

Centro Latino

We are the premier bilingual and bi-cultural Hispanic/Latino center in Council Bluffs.
300 W Broadway
Ste 40
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-6009
Counties: Pottawattamie

Centsible Clothing

Selling consignment clothing, housewares, books and more.
403 E Erie St
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
712-642-2796
Categories: Basic Needs

CHI Health Clinic Psychiatric Associates (Mercy Council Bluffs)

Sliding fee scale-psychiatrist available along with mental health and substance abuse evaluations and treatment.
801 Harmony
Suite 302
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-2609

CHI Health Mercy Council Bluffs

As a division of CommonSpirit Health, CHI Health shares this Mission Statement with CommonSpirit healthcare ministries across the country.
800 Mercy Dr
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-5000

CHI Health Missouri Valley

631 N 8th Street
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
712-642-2784

Child Abuse and Dependent Adult Abuse Reporting Hotline Iowa

Confidential reporting and assessment of suspected abuse against children and dependent adults in Iowa.
800-362-2178

Child and Family Resource Network

Every family needs support.
300 W Broadway
Ste 9
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-355-2615
Categories: Basic Needs

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 at Home Program - Iowa Family Support Network

The Children at Home program is designed to assist families raising a child with a disability in obtaining needed services and supports in helping your child remain at home.
1111 9th Street
Suite 320
Des Moines, IA 50314
888-425-4371

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

Choices Counseling and Consulting, Inc.

To address the need in Southwest Iowa for competent, comprehensive, mental health treatment that is client centered and client focused.
7200 S 84th St
LaVista, NE 68128
402-915-9020
Counties: Pottawattamie

Community Alliance -- SOAR

SOAR, which stands for SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access and Recovery, assists people in navigating through the process of applying for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI).
4001 Leavenworth
Omaha, NE 68105
402-341-5128

Community of Christ Thrift Store and Food Pantry

Appointments are required for food pantry assistance.
17 North 2nd Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-8122
Counties: Pottawattamie

Compassionate Care Hospice

Hospice care is an alternative way of caring for terminally ill individuals which stresses medical relief of pain as opposed to curative or restorative care.
1435 N 15th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-355-8174
Categories: Care Coordination
Counties: Pottawattamie

Concerned Inc

"Charting a Course Toward Independence" our mission is to empower people to obtain their highest level of independence.
1812 Industrial Pkwy
Harlan, IA 51537
712-755-5834

Connections Area Agency on Aging

Formerly known as Southwest 8 Seniors Services, we serve aging Iowans, Iowans 18 and older with disabilities, and their family caregivers through information and assistance, service navigation and coordination, and resources for independence.
231 S Main Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
800-432-9209

Council Bluffs Child Support Recovery Unit

300 West Broadway
#32
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-242-2358

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

Council Bluffs Special Transit Service

Provides curb-to-curb service for individuals unable to use Metro Area Transit's fixed route service because of a disability.
209 Pearl
Suite 203
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-890-5296
Categories: Transportation
Counties: Pottawattamie

Country Care Center Corporation

A 40-bed, residential care facility in rural Shelby County, Iowa, for individuals 18 years of age and older.
725 Highway 59
Harlan, IA 51537
712-744-3453

Covenant House

Provides housing and supportive services to youth facing homelessness.
800-388-3888

COVID Recovery Iowa

COVID Recovery Iowa is here to help.
844-775-9276 - The Iowa Warm Line

Credit Advisors Foundation

Our programs have been helping people get out of debt since 1991.
1228 S Main Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51502
866-966-7662

Creighton School of Dentistry-Give Kids A Smile

The Give Kids A Smile program is a year-round program that allows dental students to go into the community and provide dental services for children in need.
2109 Cuming Street
Omaha, NE 68102
402-280-5060
Categories: Health Care

Creighton University Financial Success Program

The Financial Hope Collaborative and its Financial Success Program, housed at the Heider College of Business, have been instrumental in helping many low to moderate income (LMI) families in the Omaha metropolitan area find financial stability.
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178
402-280-3706
Counties: Pottawattamie

Cross Training Center

Our mission is to equip disadvantaged and under-educated adults through vocational training and job experience so they can attain employment and become financially successful.
5030 N 72nd Street
Omaha, NE 68134
402-960-9789

Crossroads of Western Iowa - Atlantic

We are devoted to supporting adults in our community who, for various reasons, are unable to live completely on their own.
1800 W 22nd St
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-2668

Crossroads of Western Iowa - Council Bluffs

We are devoted to supporting adults in our community who, for various reasons, are unable to live completely on their own.
1851 Madison Ave
Ste 718
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-7888

Crossroads of Western Iowa - Missouri Valley

We are devoted to supporting adults in our community who, for various reasons, are unable to live completely on their own.
1 Crossroads Place
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
712-642-4114

Crossroads of Western Iowa - Onawa

We are devoted to supporting adults in our community who, for various reasons, are unable to live completely on their own.
301 10th St
Onawa, IA 51040
712-423-1477

Deaf Iowans Against Abuse - Hotline

Deaf Iowans Against Abuse empowers the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deaf-Blind to end domestic violence and sexual assault within the Deaf community.
1652 42nd St NE
Ste D
Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
319-531-7719 - Crisis Hotline

Denison Job Corps Center

Careers start here! We support the Job Corps program's mission to teach eligible young people the skills they need to become employable and independent and place them in meaningful jobs or further education.
10 Opportunity Dr
Denison, IA 51442
800-733-5627

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

Dependent Adult Protective Services

To report abuse, neglect, exploitation, or self-neglect of a dependent adult, please call the toll-free number.
800-362-2178

Diamond Life Health Care

We serve those who need assisted/supportive living, those who would have difficulty in independent living but do not require nursing services.
4912 Barnes City Dr
PO Box 820
Montezuma, IA 50171
641-623-5715

Disability Rights Iowa (formerly Iowa Protection and Advocacy Services, Inc.)

Disability Rights IOWA aims to defend and promote the human and legal rights of Iowans who have disabilities and mental illness.
400 East Court Ave.
Suite 300
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-278-2502
Toll Free: 800-779-2502

Disaster Recovery Employment Program (DREP) - Iowa Workforce Development

Currently looking for eligible individuals for temporary employment to help with the continued clean-up and repairs from the 2019 flooding.
712-352-3480 x45127

Dudley Court Apartments

Income based elderly and disabled housing built in 1983.
201 North 25th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-322-1491
Toll Free: 844-281-3326
Categories: Housing/Shelters
Counties: Pottawattamie

Dunlap Specialty Care

Providing compassionate transitional health care to Iowans at all walks of life.
1405 Harrison Rd
Dunlap, IA 51529
712-643-2121

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

Easter Seals Iowa

Provides services to ensure that all people with disabilities or special needs and their families have equal opportunities to live, learn, work and play in their communities.
401 NE 66th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50313
515-289-1933

Easter Seals Iowa Assistive Technology Program

The Easter Seals Iowa Assistive Technology Program helps Iowans learn about and access the assistive technology (AT) they need as part of their daily lives to learn, work, play, and participate in community life safely and independently.
Assistive Technology Center, Easter Seals Iowa Camp Sunnyside
401 NE 66th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50313
866-866-8272

Education 2 Employment - IWCC

There's no time like today to make a positive change in your career.
712-256-8800

Embrace Iowa, Inc.

Here at Embrace Iowa, Inc - our families are our #1 priority.
502 Sharp St.
Glenwood, IA 51534
712-527-2747

Epilepsy Foundation Iowa

The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation is to lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives.
1111 9th Street
Suite 370
Des Moines, IA 50314
515-282-3580
515-238-7660

EPSDT Care for Kids Program - Iowa

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

EveryStep Hospice

Hospice care is an alternative way of caring for terminally ill individuals which stresses medical relief of pain as opposed to curative or restorative care.
300 W Broadway
Ste 114
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-325-6802
Toll Free: 877-325-6802
Categories: Care Coordination
Counties: Pottawattamie

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 Eyecare Center of Council Bluffs

We provide comprehensive eyecare focused on patients' vision and overall ocular health.
1601 Ave D.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-323-5213
Categories: Health Care

Family Housing Advisory Services

Family Housing Advisory Services (FHAS) provides Housing and Urban Development (HUD) pre-purchase education and one-on-one counseling to assist potential homeowners on the journey to home ownership.
500 Willow Avenue.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-4436
Categories: Housing/Shelters

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

FamilyWize

FamilyWize makes it easy to save money on prescription drugs.
99 High Street
Ste 2800
Boston, MA 2129
800-222-2818
Categories: Medications

FCC - Family Crisis Centers

We are dedicated to helping those who are hurting.
PO Box 295
Sioux Center, IA 51250
712-722-4404
Toll Free: 800-382-5603

Featherstone Apartments

Located at 901 N 35th Street in Council Bluffs, Featherstone Apartments offer big city convenience set in a charming, quiet residential community.
16910 Frances St
Ste 200
Omaha, NE 68130
402-333-7373 (office)
Counties: Pottawattamie

First Baptist Church Food Pantry-Council Bluffs

Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 noon.
540 First Avenue
PO Box 1969
Council Bluffs, IA 51502
712-322-2569
Categories: Food Assistance

First Nurse Health Information Call Center

The Mary Greeley Medical Center First Nurse Call Center provides thoughtful health care advice, resources, and referrals.
800-524-6877 (Hotline Only)

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

Foundation 2 Crisis Line

Our crisis center serves the state of Iowa, providing trained, compassionate telephone counselors 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
800-332-4224

Free Government Cell Phones

Thanks to the FCC-mandated, government-sponsored program called LifeLine Assistance, the financially disadvantaged can receive a cell phone with minutes and texting at no charge.

Gabriel's Corner Council Bluffs

We are a Christ-centered ministry serving young women and men who are facing an unplanned pregnancy.
131 South 16th St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-323-7756
Categories: Health Care

Gambling/1-800-BETS OFF

We are here to help!  If you or a loved one are facing a problem with gambling, you're not alone.
800-BETS OFF
Toll Free: 800-238-7633

Genetics Counseling Consultation

Schedule an appointment for genetic consultation services or to find out more about genetic counseling services.
200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242
800-260-2065

Gethsemane Presbyterian Church

Emergency food only, call for an appointment.
224 Wallace Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-366-2513
712-366-1004
Categories: Food Assistance
Counties: Pottawattamie

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

Habitat for Humanity of Council Bluffs

We are a non-profit, non-denominational, ecumenical Christian organization and an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International.
1228 S. Main St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-328-9476
Categories: Housing/Shelters
Counties: Pottawattamie

Handbook for Adult Guardians & Conservators

View our Handbook for Adult Guardians and Conservators to learn more about acting in these roles.
Categories: Legal Concerns

Hawki

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

Healing Tree

If you think you could really benefit from therapy but just aren't sure how to get started, let's talk about it.
1011 Leavenworth
Omaha, NE 68102
402-614-4870

Healthy Child Care Iowa

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

Healthy Families Line - Iowa Department of Public Health

The Healthy Families Line is a toll-free number that provides resource information on maternal, child, and family planning services.
800-369-2229

Healthy Homes Family Services

Healthy Homes Family Services provides mental health counseling as well as BHIS services throughout Iowa.
118 N Elm St
Avoca, IA 51521
712-307-6014

Heart Ministry Center

Providing food, healthcare, and a way forward to people severely affected by poverty in the Omaha area.
2222 Binney Street
Omaha, NE 68110
402-451-2321
Counties: Pottawattamie

Heartland Bike Share - Heartland B-cycle

Non-profit organization that exists for the development, promotion, and operation of bike sharing programs throughout the Heartland region for the benefit of the general public.
1144 N 11th St
Ste B
Omaha, NE 68102
402-957-2453
Counties: Pottawattamie

Heartland Family Service - Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)

Community-based care and treatment for individuals who are challenged by chronic mental illness.
H. Lee Gendler Center
515 E Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-435-5363
Counties: Pottawattamie

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 - Homeless Prevention Program

Provides assistance to prevent individuals from losing their housing and becoming homeless.
712-309-0016 - Pottawattamie County
800-739-0065 - All other counties

Heartland Family Service - InSHAPE

Health initiative developed for adults experiencing serious mental illness.
Charles E. Lakin Human Services Campus
1515 Ave J
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-435-5374

Heartland Family Service - Transitions/Heartland Homes

Provides facility-based, long-term housing to individuals and families in Council Bluffs, Iowa who have a disabling condition and reside in Pottawattamie County, Iowa.
515 E Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-435-5363
Categories: Housing/Shelters
Counties: Pottawattamie

Heartland Family Service - Ways To Work

An asset building and economic self-sufficiency program that works with credit challenged working parents.
1515 Ave J
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-435-5350
Counties: Mills, Pottawattamie

Heartland Family Service Integrated Health Home

This "home" does not refer to a building.
1515 Ave J
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-435-5350

Heartland Family Service- Pottawattamie County Homeless Link (PCHL)

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.
Counties: Pottawattamie

HELP Adult Services

We provide in-home family care support and high-quality medical equipment at a fraction of the retail cost to those living in eastern Nebraska and southwest Iowa.
1941 S. 42nd St.
Suite 200
Omaha, NE 68105
402-341-6559

HIV/AIDS Hotline - Iowa

Use our toll-free hotline information to access basic HIV/AIDS resources in your state.
800-448-0440

Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

We're with you through every step of your journey.
200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-467-5072
Toll Free: 800-777-8442
Categories: Health Care

Home Instead Senior Care

Providing trustworthy, kindhearted, senior home care services in your loved one's home.
13323 California Street
Omaha, NE 68154
888-331-1023

Home Instead Senior Care - Council Bluffs

Our office serves Atlantic, Avoca, Council Bluffs, Glenwood, Harlan, Missouri Valley, Red Oak, Shenandoah, Sidney, Treynor, Underwood; 8 counties in Southwest Iowa.
149 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-5653

Home Sweet Home Care

We care for your loved ones at home by providing an array of professional services that will speed the patient's recovery, facilitate rehabilitation, and promote health.
16 West 16th St
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-5343
Toll Free: 800-279-9775

Hope 4 Iowa Crisis Line

Improving mental wellness, hope and outcomes for residents of Southwest Iowa in times of crisis.
844-673-4469

Horizon Therapy Group

We are dedicated to the relief of human suffering.
300 W. Broadway
Suite 270
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-7511

Horticulture Answerline (Hortline)

Known in Iowa and around the nation as trusted sources for reliable, research-based horticulture information.
515-294-3108

Immanuel Pathways PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly)

Our Immanuel Pathways program brings the care to you; in your home, and in the PACE Center, so all your needs are met.
1702 N. 16th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-256-7284
Categories: Senior Programs

Indian Creek Apartments

HUD Subsidized housing.
2916 North Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-0582
Categories: Housing/Shelters
Counties: Pottawattamie

InRoads to Recovery

A mental health and substance use treatment program that started its operations in 2004 with a vision to assist individuals with finding their path to change.
2808 N 75th St
Omaha, NE 68134
402-932-2248

InterFaith Response, Inc.

We are a private non-profit, non-denominational organization whose mission is to provide assistance to people in Pottawattamie County who do not know where or how to access help in resolving their emergency or long-term needs.
25 South 15th St
#6C
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-322-0531
Counties: Pottawattamie

Iowa Advocates for Mental Health Recovery (IAMHR)

Creating opportunities for advancing hope and recovery for all by educating, advocating, and empowering.
2003 Geneva Street
Sioux City, IA 51103
563-564-2933
Toll Free: 877-424-6734

Iowa Civil Rights Commission

We are a neutral, fact-finding law enforcement agency that enforces the "Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965", Iowa's anti-discrimination law.
Grimes State Office Building
400 E 14th St
Ste 201
Des Moines, IA 50319
515-281-4121
Toll Free: 800-457-4416

Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Program - Catholic Charities.
300 W Broadway
Ste 223
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-2059
Toll Free: 800-770-1650 - Iowa Helpline

Iowa College Student Aid Commission

We advocate for and support Iowans as they explore, finance, and complete educational opportunities beyond high school to increase family and community success.
475 SW 5th St
Ste D
Des Moines , IA 50309
515-725-3400

Iowa Community Action Association

Our mission is to be a forceful advocate in support of policies and services that address the needs of individuals and families striving for economic security.
1620 Pleasant St
Ste 214
Des Moines, IA 50314
515-244-0307
Categories: Legal Concerns

Iowa Compass

Connects people with disabilities and complex health-related needs to services and supports in their communities throughout Iowa.
100 Hawkins Dr
#S295
Iowa City, IA 52242
800-779-2001

Iowa Concern Hotline

Confidential counseling is available 24/7.
800-447-1985

Iowa Consumer Protection Division

Enforcing laws that protect the buying public from false or misleading advertisements or sales practices.
1305 E Walnut St
Des Moines, IA 50319
515-281-5926

Iowa COVID-19 Legal Advice Hotline

Free service available to Iowans who are experiencing legal issues due to the public health crisis.
800-332-0419

Iowa Department for the Blind

We help educate, train, and empower blind and low vision individuals to pursue lifelong goals.
524 Fourth Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-281-1333
Toll Free: 800-362-2587

Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals

The Department of Inspections and Appeals (DIA) is a multifaceted regulatory agency charged with protecting the health, safety, and well-being of Iowans.
321 East 12th St.
Des Moines, IA 50319
515-281-7102

Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs

We stand as a voice and an advocate for Iowa veterans and their families.
Camp Dodge Bldg 3465
7105 NW 70th Avenue
Johnston, IA 50131
515-252-4698
Toll Free: 800-838-4692

Iowa Department on Aging

We are mandated by federal and state law to implement evidence-based programs that improve the quality of life and care for older Iowans and enhance their ability to receive home and community-based long-term care services according to their needs and preferences.
510 E 12th Street
Ste 2
Des Moines, IA 50319
515-725-3333
Toll Free: 800-532-3213

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 Focus - Family Options and Community Supports

Iowa Focus is a private organization providing services to persons with disabilities.
501 Main St
Suite 2B
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-323-4024
Toll Free: 877-503-6287

Iowa Food Assistance Employment & Training Program

Iowa's Food Assistance Employment & Training program is a voluntary program for Food Assistance recipients.
515-281-3131

Iowa Foster and Adoption

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

Iowa JFON - Justice For Our Neighbors

Iowa Justice For Our Neighbors - (Iowa JFON) is a non-profit organization, welcoming low-income immigrants of all faiths into our churches and communities by providing free, high-quality immigration legal services, education, and advocacy.
2024 Forest Avenue
Ste 101
Des Moines, IA 50311
515-255-9809
Categories: Legal Concerns

Iowa Legal Aid

Free legal help with civil law problems for eligible low-income Iowans.
532 1st Avenue
Ste 300
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
800-532-1275

Iowa Legal Aid Hotline for Older Iowans

For Iowans 60 and over, free legal help with civil law problems.
800-992-8161

Iowa Missing Persons Hotline

Available 7 days a week to request assistance in the location of a missing person and report information on the sighting/location of a missing person.
800-346-5507

Iowa Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous is a nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem.
4425 Fleur Drive
#107
Des Moines, IA 50321
800-897-6242

Iowa Office of Deaf Services

We are a proud part of the Iowa Department of Human Rights.
321 E 12th Street
#2
Des Moines, IA 50319
515-242-5655
Categories: Health Care

Iowa Peer Support Training

Training is made possible through funding from the Iowa Department of Human Services through its contract with the University of Iowa for Peer Support Training and Coordination.

Iowa Program for Assistive Technology

The Iowa Program for Assistive Technology (IPAT) is Iowa's state assistive technology program under the Assistive Technology Act of 1998.
Iowa Program for Assistive Technology, University of Iowa, University Hospital School
100 Hawkins Dr
Rm S295
Iowa City, IA 52242
Categories: Health Care

Iowa Rent Reimbursement Program

You can file for rent reimbursement in the state of Iowa if you were 65 years or older, or disabled and 18 or older; your income was less than $23,810; you lived in Iowa and still live in Iowa; you paid rent in Iowa at a property that pays property tax.
Iowa Department of Revenue, Taxpayer Services, 4th Floor
1305 E. Walnut
Des Moines, IA 50319
515-281-3114
Toll Free: 800-367-3388

Iowa Substance Abuse Information Center - Your Life Iowa

Supports education, prevention and treatment efforts throughout Iowa by supplying accurate information and referral services over the phone, online and in person in the areas of substance abuse, problem gambling and tobacco.
Iowa Department of Public Health
321 E 12th St
Des Moines, IA 50319
855-581-8111

Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation - Council Bluffs

We provide expert, individualized services to Iowans with disabilities to achieve their independence through successful employment and economic support.
300 W Broadway
Ste 33
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-3821

Iowa Western Community College Career Planning

For more information about career planning, contact us today.
2700 College Rd
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-325-3200
Toll Free: 800-432-5852

Iowa Women's Health Information Center

The Iowa Women's Health Information Center was created to provide FREE objective, medically accurate health information for women in Iowa.
800-369-2229 - Iowa Healthy Families Line
800-447-1985 - Iowa Concern Hotline

Iowa Work Incentive and Planning Assistance

Trained benefit planners will meet individually with beneficiaries to help them anticipate and plan for changes that may occur in their State and Federal benefits as a result of employment.
Disability Rights IOWA
400 E Court Avenue
Ste 300
Des Moines, IA 50309
866-968-7842

IowaWORKS - Council Bluffs

From resume writing to training programs, IowaWORKS staff can help you find a job.
Omni Centre Business Mall
300 W Broadway
Ste 13
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-352-3480

Jennie Edmundson Foundation Family Resource Center

Provides free, current, easy-to-understand consumer health information to the public, through a lending library of books and videos, online computer searches, customized health information packets and community outreach.
933 E. Pierce St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-396-4200

Jennie Edmundson Hospital - Behavioral Health

Psychiatric Services at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital - Whether you are experiencing depression, anxiety or other mental health issues, our team of professionals are here to help.
933 E Pierce
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-396-6044

Joshua House – New Visions

Located on the Council Bluffs campus, Joshua House is a 24-hour emergency shelter that meets the needs of homeless men in and around the Council Bluffs and Omaha-metro area.
1435 N.15th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-256-3940
Categories: Housing/Shelters
Counties: Pottawattamie

Kanesville Therapy, LLC

Committed to helping children, teens, and adults to discover and grow through individual, family, couples, and group therapy.
508 S. Main St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-352-2110

Keystone Treatment and Outreach Center

South Dakota's Keystone Treatment Center is known for its excellence in providing comprehensive, individualized care for adolescents and adults who are struggling with chemical dependency, compulsive gambling, and co-occurring mental health conditions.
1010 E 2nd Street
Canton, SD 57013
855-397-9465

Lawyer Referral Services - Iowa Find-A-Lawyer

Public service provided by the Iowa State Bar Association.
Iowa State Bar Association
625 E Court Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-243-3179
Toll Free: 800-532-1108

Lead Based Paint Testing Program-Southwest Iowa Planning Council

Southwest Iowa Housing Trust Fund (SWIHTF) can assist owner occupied households in improving health concerns by eliminating lead based paint hazards in their homes.
1501 SW 7th St.
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-4196
Toll Free: 866-279-4720

League of Human Dignity

Concerned with the rights and quality of life of people with disabilities.
1520 Avenue M
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-323-6863

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

Lifelong Links

LifeLong Links provides unbiased, reliable information and counseling to a wide range of consumers - including older Iowans - to help them obtain long-term supports and services in the most desirable and appropriate setting available.
866-468-7887
Categories: Senior Programs

Longview Home

A tradition of caring, a home with heart.
1010 Longview Rd
Missouri Valley, IA 51555
712-642-2264
Categories: Care Coordination

Lookout Village

Lookout Village is a non-profit volunteer service program that provides services to its community members.
306 Front Street
Neola, IA 51559
712-485-5060
Counties: Pottawattamie

Lupus Foundation of America

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for all people affected by lupus through programs of research, education, support, and advocacy.
118 SE 4th St
Ste 101
Des Moines, IA 50309
515-279-3048

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

Maple Park Apartments

For senior apartments in Council Bluffs, Iowa, look no further than Maple Park.
3524 Second Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-322-8977
Counties: Pottawattamie

Meals on Wheels - Council Bluffs

Meals delivered to home-bound, elderly 60+ years of age, within city limits; or disabled individuals meeting qualifications (including physician recommendation).
231 S. Main St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
800-432-9209
Categories: Food Assistance
Counties: Pottawattamie

Metro Area Continuum of Care for the Homeless (MACCH)

Are you experiencing homelessness?  Visit an Access Point to explore housing options and resources.
402-980-8394
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Metro! Rideshare - MAPA

MAPA's Metro Rideshare is a free software program designed to connect people in the Omaha-Council Bluffs region who are interested in carpooling.
2222 Cuming St.
Omaha, NE 68102
402-444-6866
Categories: Transportation
Counties: Pottawattamie

Micah House

Emergency shelter serving families and individuals in Southwest Iowa.
1415 Avenue J
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-323-4416
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Mid-Iowa Family Therapy Clinic, Inc.

Provides services in support of several Iowa Department of Human Services programs.
136 S. 7th St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-325-1136

MOHM’s Place Meal Site

Provides 90,000 meals each year to single men, women, children, and families who are experiencing food insecurity.
1434 N 15th St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-256-3940

Mosaic

People with intellectual disabilities desire and deserve greater independence and closer ties to the community.
715 N 2nd Ave
PO Box 153
Logan, IA 51546
712-644-2234

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group - Council Bluffs

The support group meets the 3rd Monday of every month at 7 PM at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 2444 North Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA 51503.
2444 North Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-366-9569

Municipal Housing Agency of Council Bluffs

Provides affordable, decent, safe, and sanitary housing to low income families that will promote economic mobility and a suitable living environment free from discrimination.
505 South 6th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-322-1491
Categories: Housing/Shelters
Counties: Pottawattamie

Murphy Realty & Management, Inc.

Full service property management company and real estate firm located in Algona, IA.
208 E State Street
PO Box 476
Algona, IA 50511
800-956-1618
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Muscular Dystrophy Association

At MDA, we take a big-picture perspective across the full spectrum of neuromuscular diseases to uncover breakthroughs that accelerate treatments and cures.
MDA USA National Office
222 S Riverside Plaza
Ste 1500
Chicago, IL 60606
800-572-1717
Categories: Health Care

Music & Movies in the Park

Music & Movies at Bayliss Park PACE (Pottawattamie Arts Culture & Entertainment) provides a robust lineup of movies and music at Bayliss Park each summer.
PACE
1001 South 6th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-890-5600
Counties: Pottawattamie

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

NAMI Southwest Iowa

NAMI stands for the National Alliance on Mental Illness and is the largest grassroots movement focused on mental illness.
712-542-7904

Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous is a global organization that brings together members of the community who are either in recovery for various types of narcotics addiction or who wish to be in recovery from this devastating condition.
800-407-7195

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - Iowa

The families and members of NAMI Iowa are here to help.
NAMI Iowa
3839 Merle Hay Road
Ste 229
Des Moines, IA 50310
515-254-0417 (not a crisis line)

National Association of Counties/Prescription Discount Card

This discount card is not insurance and cannot be used as a discount on insurance co-pays.
877-321-2652
Categories: Health Care
Counties: Pottawattamie

National Cancer Institute

Information specialists are available to answer your cancer-related questions whether you are a patient, family member or friend, health care provider, or researcher.
800-422-6237
Categories: Health Care

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

As the nation's clearinghouse and comprehensive reporting center for all issues related to the prevention of and recovery from child victimization, NCMEC leads the fight against abduction, abuse, and exploitation - because every child deserves a safe childhood.
800-843-5678

National Federation of the Blind

Every day we raise the expectations of blind people, because low expectations create obstacles between blind people and our dreams.
410-659-9314
Categories: Health Care

National Headache Foundation

Based in Chicago, we have members all over North America.
820 N Orleans
Ste 201
Chicago, IL 60610
312-274-2650
Categories: Health Care

National Network to End Domestic Violence

The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) a social change organization, is dedicated to creating a social, political, and economic environment in which violence against women no longer exists.
1325 Massachusetts Ave NW
7th Floor
DC 20005
800-787-3224

National Osteoporosis Foundation

Established to reduce the widespread incidence of osteoporosis; seeks to increase public awareness.
251 18th Street S
Ste 630
Arlington, VA 22202
800-231-4222
Categories: Health Care

National Runaway Safeline

NRS serves as the national communication system for runaway and homeless youth.
800-786-2929

National Sexual Assault Telephone Hotline

Your call will be routed to a local RAINN affiliate organization based on the first six digits of your phone number.
800-656-4673

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

We can all help prevent suicide.
800-273-TALK (8255)

National Veteran Crisis Hotline

No matter what you are experiencing, there is support for getting your life back on track.
800-273-8255

Nebraska AIDS Project

Serving Nebraska and Iowa, the Nebraska AIDS Project leads the community in the fight to overcome HIV/AIDS and its stigma through education, supportive services, and advocacy.
250 S 77th Street
Ste A
Omaha, NE 68114
402-552-9260

North American Menopause Society

Promoting women's health at midlife and beyond.
800-774-5342
Categories: Health Care

North Avenue Tower

Quality senior apartments in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
16910 Frances St
Ste 200
Omaha, NE 68130
402-333-7373 (office)
Counties: Pottawattamie

Northgate Apartments

Some subsidized units (based on income); No application fee; Apply at Featherstone office located at 901 North 35th St, Council Bluffs, IA , Monday-Friday 10:00am-4:00pm (closed over lunch).
1222 North 31st St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-322-6036
Categories: Housing/Shelters
Counties: Pottawattamie

NOVA - National Organization for Victim Assistance

NOVA is the oldest national victim assistance organization of its type in the United States and is the recognized leader in victim advocacy, aducation and credentialing.
510 King Street
Ste 424
Alexandria, VA 22314
800-879-6682

Omaha Bridges Out of Poverty Inc.

Now enrolling for online Getting Ahead classes: English and Spanish classes start July 18, 2020.
Herd Building - Omaha Home for Boys Campus
4343 N 52nd St
Omaha, NE
402-884-9665
Counties: Pottawattamie

Open Door Mission

Founded in 1954 as a Gospel Rescue Mission, Open Door Mission strives to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty.
2828 N 23rd Street East
Omaha, NE 68110
402-422-1111
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Open Door Mission's Council Bluffs Family Outreach/Donation Center

Our process for consumers is different due to social distancing; shopping is open from 11 am to 3 pm Tuesday through Saturday.
1612 Avenue D
Council Bluffs, IA 51501

Open Door Mission's Elkhorn Family Outreach/Donation Center

Our process for consumers is different due to social distancing; shopping is open from 11 am to 3 pm Tuesday through Saturday.
1620 N 203rd St
Elkhorn, NE 68022

Open Door Mission’s Timberlake Outreach Center

Our process for consumers is different due to social distancing; shopping is open from 11 am to 3 pm Tuesday through Saturday.
2107 E Locust St.
Omaha, NE 68110
402-829-1560

Open Door Mission’s Garland Thompson Men’s Center

Emergency services for men in need of immediate assistance.
2705 N 20th St E
Omaha, NE 68110
402-829-1500 x2100

Open Door Mission’s Lydia House

Open Door Mission's Lydia House Overflow Shelter provides emergency services for single women and single mothers in need of immediate assistance:  food, shelter, clothing and other basic needs.
2809 N 20th St. East
Omaha, NE 68110
402-829-1545

Open Door Mission’s Permanent Supportive Housing

Open Door Mission desires to be a bridge of hope for people striving to reclaim the basic necessities of life, restore their God-given dignity, and rejoin the community as full and active participants.
2205 East Locust St
Omaha, NE 68110
402-829-1545 - ODM Admissions Office

Our Savior's Lutheran Food & Pet Food Pantry

Offering food assistance at no cost to any Pottawattamie County resident in need.
313 Story Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-6655
Categories: Food Assistance
Counties: Pottawattamie

Oxford House Bluffs

An Oxford House is a  democratically run, self-supporting, drug-free home.
725 5th Ave.
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-256-6770
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Oxford House Loess Hills

An Oxford House is a democratically run, self-support, drug-free home.
200 S. 1st St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-1954
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Parents Anonymous - National Parent Helpline

Call the National Parent Helpline to get emotional support from a trained Advocate and become empowered and a stronger parent.
800-421-0353
Toll Free: 855-427-2736

Partnership for Progress, Inc.

Partnership for Progress, located in Atlantic, IA, is a human services agency operating both facility-based and community-based programs of service to adults who are chronically and persistently mentally ill or who have other mental or behavioral challenges.
60191 Willow Street
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-3411

Persia Development Corporation

Low income apartments - affordable senior housing.
307 2nd St
Persia, IA 51563
712-488-3741
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Philip's Cupboard

NON-FOOD PANTRY for cleaning and grooming items.
Broadway United Methodist Church
11 S First Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-2291
Categories: Basic Needs
Counties: Pottawattamie

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland

Offering abortion services, birth control, general health care, HIV testing, LGBT services, men's health care, morning-after pill, pregnancy testing & services, STD testing - treatment - vaccines, women's health care.
Council Bluffs Health Center
1604 2nd Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-322-6650
Toll Free: 877-811-7526

Poison Control Center

Poison Control in the United States; call this number to talk to a poison specialist.
800-222-1222

Postpartum Depression Hotline

Available support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for mother and their family and/or friends.
800-773-6667

Pottawattamie County Community Services

Mental Health First Aid Training.
515 5th Ave.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-5645
Counties: Pottawattamie

Pottawattamie County General Assistance

Helping Pottawattamie County residents in need of rent, utility, or medication assistance contingent upon qualification of programs available.
515 5th Ave.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-5867
Counties: Pottawattamie

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

Project Recovery Iowa

Project Recovery Iowa provides services to promote resilience, empowerment, and recovery from natural disasters.
800-447-1985

Proteus

Providing communities with health, educational and economic opportunities.
1221 Center Street
Ste 16
Des Moines, IA 50309
800-372-6031

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

Recover Health

We are a Medicare-certified home health agency providing a full range of home care services, including skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy.
535 West Broadway
Ste 201
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-325-8989

REM Iowa - State Office

Since our founding, REM has been a driving force in the creation of community-based programs for persons with developmental and other disabilities.
1661 Boyson Square Dr
#202
Hiawatha, IA 52233
319-393-1944

REM Iowa Community Services - Atlantic

Our Atlantic programs are waiver-based services, which include Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) and services for individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).
1514 E 7th St
PO Box 409
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-4602

REM Iowa Community Services - Council Bluffs

The Council Bluffs office oversees several HCBS services.
25 Main Place
Ste 450
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-323-5459

REM Iowa Developmental Services - Shelby

Our Shelby programs benefit a great deal from their unique campus-like community.
29 East Street
PO Box 355
Shelby, IA 51570
712-544-2002

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

Right At Home

Right at Home is a leader in the in-home senior care industry.
6700 Mercy Rd
Ste 400
Omaha, NE 68106
402-697-7536
Toll Free: 877-697-7537

Riverside Food Pantry - Oakland

Oakland Christian Church houses the Riverside Food Pantry.
Oakland Christian Church
603 Pioneer Ave
Oakland, IA 51560
712-482-6240
Categories: Food Assistance
Counties: Pottawattamie

Rose Vista Home

We are pleased to offer a complete continuum of care as a CCRC (Continuing Care Retirement Community) with Rose Court Independent Living, Rose Vista Assisted Living, and Rose Vista Nursing Home.
1109 Normal Street
Woodbine, IA 51579
712-647-2010

Safe Schools Hotline-Council Bluffs Community School District

The Safe Schools Hotline is available 24 hours a day to anonymously report safety concerns such as bullying, harassment, suspected drug or alcohol use, vandalism, weapons, threats, potential suicide or anything related to the safety of our students, staff and facilities.
712-322-SAFE (7233)
Counties: Pottawattamie

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

Salvation Army Family Store & Donation Center - Atlantic

Low cost clothing, housewares, basic furniture and more.
1600 E 7th St.
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-2575

SAMHSA - Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Confidential and anonymous source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.
800-662-4357

Senior Life Solutions

Myrtue Medical Center's Senior Life Solutions is an intensive outpatient group therapy program designed to meet the unique needs of adults typically ages 65 and older, struggling with symptoms of depression and anxiety, often related to aging.
1213 Garfield Ave
Harlan, IA 51537
712-755-4327

Shaken Baby Task Force

Call our 24-hour crying baby helpline at the toll-free number below; seven days a week.
933 E Pierce St
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-396-4200
Toll Free: 866-243-2229

Shelby County Community Health and Hospice

Encompasses many health care services for you and your family.
2712 12th St
Harlan, IA 51537
712-755-4308

SHIIP: Senior Health Insurance Information Program

We are a free, confidential service of the State of Iowa Insurance Division that helps Iowans make informed decisions about Medicare and other health coverage.
800-351-4664

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

Siena/Francis House

We welcome and empower those experiencing homelessness to navigate their path to housing.
1702 Nicholas St.
Omaha, NE 68102
402-341-1821
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Siena/Francis House Miracles Recovery Program

Residential addiction recovery program for persons who commit to take this major life step.
1702 Nicholas St.
Omaha, NE 68102
402-341-1821

SNAP Outreach

SNAP helps low-income people buy the food, such as fruits, vegetables, and whole grains, they need for good health.
877-347-5678
Categories: Food Assistance

Social Security Office - Council Bluffs

Social Security has provided financial protection for our nation's people for more than 80 years.
20 Arena Way
Ste 1
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
866-331-9094

Southern Iowa Regional Housing Authority

SIRHA's goal is to provide decent, safe and sanitary housing and create a positive environment to help promote self-sufficiency.
219 N Pine St
Creston, IA 50801
641-782-8585
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Southside Christian Church Food Pantry

Open Wednesday and Friday, 8:30 - 10:30AM.
Southside Christian Church
1919 S 10th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-323-7326
712-322-8122
Categories: Food Assistance
Counties: Pottawattamie

Southwest Iowa Coalition on Human Trafficking

The Southwest Iowa Coalition on Human Trafficking is a multidisciplinary and collaborative effort to eliminate human trafficking through community awareness and victim-centered services.
888-612-0266
Toll Free: 800-770-1650

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

Southwest Iowa Housing Repair Program

We assist owner-occupied households to eliminate health and safety hazards and to conserve energy in their homes.
1501 SW 7th St.
Atlantic, IA 50022
866-279-4720

Southwest Iowa Mediation Service

Mediation is designed to quickly resolve conflict and develop mutually agreeable, creative solutions for the parties involved.
201 Linn St
PO Box 105
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-254-4611

Southwest Iowa Mental Health Center

Providing a full range of services and programs to meet the mental health needs of children, adolescents, adults and seniors.
2307 Olive St
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-2606

Southwest Iowa MHDS Region

The Southwest Iowa MHDS Region (SWIA MHDS) was formed under Iowa Code Chapter 28E to create a mental health and disability service region in compliance with Iowa Code 331.
515 5th Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-5645

Southwest Iowa Transit Agency (SWITA)

SWITA is southwest Iowa's public transportation system.
1501 SW 7th St
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-2518
Toll Free: 800-842-8065
Categories: Transportation

Special Olympics

Special Olympic Program contact information for Pottawattamie County area.
204 N. Third St.
Panama, IA 51562
712-489-2470

St Joseph Emergency Family Center - Catholic Charities

Emergency Family Shelter has five rooms and it's first call, first served with no waiting list.
1535 11th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
515-282-1235

St Mary's Family Center - Catholic Charities

Distributes more than 8,500 food boxes each year to an average of 600 families each month.
1815 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50136
515-262-7290
515-262-7800

St Vincent De Paul of Des Moines

We provide groceries through our food pantry as well as clothing, furniture, and financial assistance.
520 Army Post Rd
Des Moines, IA 50314
515-282-8328

St. Croix Hospice

We offer hospice care and comfort tailored to you and your family's individual needs.
1920 Rue Street
Ste 3
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
855-278-2764
Categories: Care Coordination
Counties: Pottawattamie

STARS Scholarship Program

Supporting low-income adult parents in pursuit of college degrees, professional licenses, or certificates.
300 W Broadway
#212
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-8800
Counties: Pottawattamie

State of Iowa Office of Ombudsman

The Office of Ombudsman serves as an independent and impartial agency to which citizens can air their grievances about government.
Office of Ombudsman, Ola Babcock Miller Building
1112 East Grand
Des Moines, IA 50319
888-426-6283

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

Summer Meal Program- Council Bluffs Community School District

Will begin on June 1 and run through July 31.
Council Bluffs Community School District
300 W Broadway
Ste 1600
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-6446
Categories: Food Assistance
Counties: Pottawattamie

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

The Arc of Iowa

The Arc of Iowa exists to ensure that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities receive the services, supports and opportunities necessary to fully realize their right to live and work, and enjoy life in the community.
114 S. 11th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265
515-664-2252

The Buddy Walk - NDSS

The Buddy Walk was established in 1995 by the National Down Syndrome Society to celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness.

The Peer Center

Open Monday - Thursday from 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM, The Peer Center is a drop in center that provides groups and activities, as well as socialization and support.
622 S 4th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
402-630-3812
402-679-1846
Counties: Pottawattamie

The Rose of Council Bluffs

Seniors, low to moderate income; 1 and 2 bedroom affordable assisted living; guidelines based on the median income for Pottawattamie County.
2306 Sherwood Drive
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-322-1000 x10
Counties: Pottawattamie

The Trevor Project

Founded in 1998, we are the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning young people under 25.
866-488-7386

Therapy Place, Inc.

We are a private practice with Iowa state-licensed therapists and psychiatric nurse practitioners serving Southwest Iowa.
101 E 22nd St
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-254-9018
Counties: Cass, Pottawattamie

Thurman Psychological, LLC

Psychological evaluations and services.
421 W Broadway
Ste 305
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
402-715-4321

TLC Community Food & Clothing Pantry - Walnut

Open every Thursday 4:00-6:00PM excluding holidays.
415 Antique City Drive
Walnut, IA 51577
712-249-2592
Categories: Food Assistance
Counties: Pottawattamie

Transitional Services of Iowa

We offer Comprehensive Assessments for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Evaluation, Intensive Outpatient & Extended Outpatient Services, Psychotherapy, Parent Child Interaction Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, Behavioral Health Intervention Services, and Iowa Domestic Abuse Program Services.
Transitional Services of Iowa
300 West Broadway Suite 29
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
7123283700

Turning Pointe Crisis Stabilization Residential Service

Turning Pointe is the Region's first Crisis Stabilization Residential Service.
712-303-7066

USDA Rural Development - Area 7 - Atlantic Area Office

Provides loans, grants, and loan guarantees for individuals and businesses to assist with affordable housing.
511 W 7th St
Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-2107
Categories: Housing/Shelters

Vet2Vet Veterans Peer Support Line

The National Hopeline Network help people dealing with depression and those thinking about suicide through crisis intervention.
877-838-2838

Veterans Affairs

Call us at the number below to hear a menu of options that will route you to the right place depending on your inquiry.
844-698-2311

Visiting Nurse Association

The VNA supports the dignity and well-being of Council Bluffs and Omaha residents by delivering the highest quality home care, IV therapy, hospice, and community public health services wherever our clients call home.
822 S. Main St.
Suite 102
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-3990
402-342-5566
Toll Free: 800-456-8869
Counties: Pottawattamie

VNA Hospice of Southwest Iowa

Founded in 2007, VNA Hospice of Southwest Iowa is a 501c3 hospice provider.
822 S Main St
Ste 102
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-3990
Categories: Care Coordination

VODEC

We provide services to persons with disabilities in order that those persons may live, work, and participate in the community in the least restrictive environment to achieve their full potential.
612 S Main
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-2638

Waubonsie Mental Health Center

Outpatient mental health counseling, medication management, community support services, and integrated Heath home care coordination.
216 W Division St
Clarinda, IA 51632
712-542-2388

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

Westmont Care Center

Providing long-term care, transitional care, and rehabilitation.
314 S Elm Ave
Logan, IA 51546
712-644-2922

Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center

We provide support and guidance for those with cancer at all stages of their illness, and help families and friends cope with cancer in their lives.
427 E. Kanesville Blvd
Suite 202
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-325-8970

Woodbury Pines

Offers apartments nestled in a cozy, residential neighborhood with a lush green landscape that you'll love to come home to.
532 Woodbury Ave.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-323-0383
Counties: Pottawattamie

YMCA Healthy Living Center

We focus on the social, physical, and emotional well-being of active older adults.
714 Main St.
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-323-5995
Categories: Senior Programs

Youth Law Center

The Youth Law Center advocates to transform foster care and juvenile justice systems across the nation so every child and youth can thrive.
300 Walnut St
Ste 295
Des Moines, IA 50309
800-728-1172

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