Community Action of Southeast Iowa
2850 Mt. Pleasant Street Suite 108 Burlington, IA 52601
Central Office: 8:30 am - 5 pm.
Centers: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Head Start & Child Development programs provide educational & social activities, nutritious meals and snacks and medical & dental benefits for low-income children ages three to five. • Early Head Start provides similar services for children birth to three. • The Birth to Three Program in Des Moines County provides parent educators who provide in home services for children from birth to three years of age. • Child & Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) is available to child care providers. • Energy Assistance Program helps low-income households pay a portion of their heating costs. • The Women, Infants and Children Supplemental Food Program (WIC) provides medical and nutritional assessments, education and supplemental foods for pregnant women, breast feeding and non-nursing mothers, infants and children up to 5 years old. • Family Development and Self-Sufficiency (FaDSS) Family Development Specialists work with participants to help them overcome obstacles while working toward self-sufficiency. • Weatherization helps homeowners and renters decrease their energy costs by inspecting and cleaning furnaces and insulating homes. • MAP is our Medication Assistance Program which helps people with chronic conditions attain their prescription meds at no cost if they don't have insurance to pay for them. • SHARE stands for Self-Help and Resource Exchange. It is a national network of non-profit organizations dedicated to providing quality monthly food packages at a reduced cost.
some programs have income guidelines
Department of Housing
123 N. Marshall Street Burlington, IA 52601
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Low Rent Housing
700 Jefferson Street Burlington, IA 52601
Monday-Friday 8 am- 4:30 pm
Food Pantry & Feed America Programs, Homeless Prevention Program, MAP (Medication Assistance Program), Utility Assistance
217 S. Third Street Burlington, IA 52601
Disaster Services, Emergency Assistance/Financial/Seasonl services, Family counseling Services, Older Adult Services, Camping Activities, Worship Center/Services, Children's, Teens,Adults, Sunday School, Women & Men's Ministries, Boys & Girls Club, Character Building Programs, Community Recreation Programs, Provides Meals. Many activities.