Safe, temporary shelter for Up to 24 months for homeless individuals, couples, and families. Case management and supportive services such as health/dental care, child care, substance abuse counseling and treatment, transportation, education and employment services, and youth enrichment activities are included.
HOME, Inc. is a nonprofit organization which provides a variety of services to the Central Iowa community including: counseling on housing rights and responsibilities; information and referral on community and housing services; mediation of landlord and tenant disputes; educational sessions on housing issues; distribution of educational materials and a newsletter; homeownership opportunities for low income families; and acquisition and rehabilitation of housing. Telephone 515/243-1277.
Families Extension Answer Line is a program of Iowa State University Extension, providing information and resources for Iowa consumers with home and family questions. Professional home economists answer questions in the areas of child development, cleaning, consumer management, food preparation, food preservation, food safety, home environment, household equipment, nutrition, textiles and laundry.