CHILDREN AT HOME is a program offering help to families caring for a child with a disability by providing financial assistance for items or services not covered by other programs. Contact an Intake and Referral Specialist with any questions as to whether an item/service is allowable. Examples include special adaptive devices, out-of-area travel exp...
Limited financial aid for emergency situations including utility deposits, rent, prescription medications, glasses, clothing, school supplies, holiday assistance, transportation, birth certificate retrieval, Iowa identification, books for GED testing, etc.
Provides emergency payment vouchers for people in need of short term emergency type assistance to meet their basic needs. It is not intended to provide on-going long term aid to any individual/or family. Services include financial assistance with rent, utilities, food and transportation expense assistance for medical treatment not available in Clar...
Basic needs services for individuals. Services may include the following:
Medical care provided through the primary care health clinic or authorized by a clinic physician.
Cremation (no pre-planning).
Shelter (which may include deposit, rent, and utilities).
Star Tran bus passes for eligible clients.
One way bus ticket for stranded, indigent non-Douglas county residents who meet criteria:
-The person must have employment at their destination. This will be verified by a call to the place of employment
-A person that has lived in Omaha less than 6 months and can prove they have a place to live in the town they are re...
Emergency Assistance/General Assistance for individuals and families at 100% of federal poverty guidelines provides prescription, medical and dental needs assistance as funding allows. Also provides transportation, rent assistance, burial, and other basic needs (not car repairs) as funding allows.
Financial assistance to qualifying persons residing in the township for rent, utilities, medical expenses, and transportation expense.
General Assistance is available to those who qualify. Emergency assistance is available one time only, and FEMA funds may also be available.
Law enforcement agency.
Vouchers for gas, meals, and lodging for stranded motorists provided by the Salvation Army, when funds are available.
General Assistance to qualified applicants who live within the Township boundaries. Applicants must be in the process of applying for Social Security or have lost a job and searching for employment. Assistance includes help with rent, utilities, basic medical/dental expense, food, and bus tickets.
Emergency Assistance to qualified appl...
Story County General Assistance provides emergency assistance for low-income and indigent individuals and families in Story County. May assist eligible persons with items such as rent, utilities, food vouchers, prescription drugs, burial/funeral assistance, and transportation for transient individuals.