Community Resources

​​​​​The following are helpful resources in the Central Iowa area.

Housing-General Services

Anawim Housing

921 6th Avenue, Suite B

(515) 244-8308

Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority

(Serves Boone, Dallas, Jasper, Madison, Marion and Story Counties)

1201 Gateway Drive, Grimes, IA (515)986-1882​​

Cross Ministries

1050 24th Street​

(515) 979-9998

Home, Inc.

1111 9th Street, Suite 210​

(515) 243-1277

Polk County General Assistance (General Relief)

2309 Euclid Avenue​​

(515) 286-2088

Proteus, Inc.

1221 Center St,
Des Moines, IA
(515) 271-5303 & 1-800-372-6031
Internet Services

Everyone On

Low-cost Internet options, such as those brokered by www.EveryoneOn.org, that can turn classrooms, public housing community centers, and community-based organizations into Internet access hot spots and provide in-home access to low-income families.​

Iowa Legal Aid

1111 9th Street, Suite 230​

(800) 532-1275

United States Citizenship & Immigration Services

210 Walnut Street, Room 369 Federal Bldg.​

(515) 323-2050
Transportation

Des Moines Regional Transit Authority (DART)

1100 Dart Wa​​y

(515) 283-8100