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
Call for hours
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.