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Food & Goods

Maverick Food Pantry

Location

UNO, Community Engagement Center
6400 University Dr S North, Omaha, NE 68182

Eligiblity

UNO students/faculty/staff

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up only

Type of items available

Canned food, nonperishables, hygiene products

Hours

To request a package, go online and fill out a form with your UNO or UNMC email at https://www.unomaha.edu/student-life/civic-and-social-responsibility/maverick-food-pantry.php

Other

Loaves & Fishes

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up

Type of items available

Fresh produce, meat and breads from Trader Joe’s

Hours

Monday, 10a-11a

Other

Together

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up at the back of the parking lot

Type of items available

Breakfast, meat, fruits and vegetables and more

Hours

M-F 12p-2p, only able to pickup once every 30 days, but will the pantry box will provide with 20-30 plates of food

Other

Also able to assist with housing crisis, provide funds, get documents and do referrals to other resources

Community Cupboard Church

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

The pantry will resemble a farmer’s market/grocery store design, where a few people at a time shop for what they need and are assisted by volunteers

Type of items available

Not specified

Hours

First Saturday of each month, 9:30a-11:30a

Other

Kountze Memorial Church Pantry

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up

Type of items available

Some fresh produce, canned goods, nonperishables

Hours

Monday 10a-1p and Friday 6p-8p

Other

When a national holiday falls on a Monday or if Omaha Public Schools cancels classes due to snow, the Food Pantry will be closed and resumes the following Monday

A Hand Up Food Pantry

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up

Type of items available

Bags of food, type of food not specified

Hours

Thursday 3:30p-5:30p

Other

Benson Baptist Food Pantry

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up

Type of items available

Not specified

Hours

The last Saturday of each month 9:00a – 12:00p

Other

Food Bank of the Heartland

Location

Multiple locations

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up

Type of items available

Canned food, nonperishables, hygiene products

Hours

To get a full list of hours and locations, visit: https://foodbankheartland.org/get-food/

Other

Also available to help with SNAP eligibility

Heart Ministry Center

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up and delivery available

Type of items available

Snacks, meats, cheeses, juices and basic staple items

Hours

Tuesday (Senior 55+) 10:00a – 1:00p
Wednesday 10:00a – 1:00p
Thursday 3:30p – 5:30p
Friday 11:00a – 2:00p
Saturday 9:00a – 11:00a

Other

For delivery options, call (402) 451-2321

Millard Food Pantry

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up

Type of items available

A food box

Hours

The last Saturday of every month from 10:00a – 11:30 a

Other

Hope West

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up

Type of items available

Meat, fresh produce, canned goods

Hours

Tuesday 12:00p – 5:00p
Last Tuesday 12:00p – 7:00p
Last Saturday of the month 10:00a – 12:00p

Other

The Pantry on Blondo

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up

Type of items available

Food and clothing

Hours

Monday 10:00 a to 12:00p

Other

Good News Church Food Pantry

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up

Type of items available

Hours

Wednesday 8:00p – 8:30p

Other

Recipients must call 402 3916515 ext 210 to reserve their pantry

Intercultural Senior Center

Location

Eligiblity

Age 50+

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up/Delivery on request

Type of items available

Food

Hours

Every weekday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Other

Please call 402-444-6529 if you are over the age of 50 and need a food pantry. ISC case workers need to be able to speak to the recipient of the food pantry and will arrange for pick-up or delivery.

Trans Stitchin’

Location

Eligiblity

Trans people

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pick up only

Type of items available

Clothing

Hours

Saturday 10am-1pm and by appointment

Other

Phone number: 402-201-6940

Additional Information: Trans stitchin’ is a free clothing closet committed to serving the transgender community. There are no eligibility requirements, come as you are. There are no limits to how much you can take or how often you come.

Society of St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry

This organization has additional requirements

Location

2101 Leavenworth Street Omaha, NE – 68102,
The pantry is located in the same building as the downtown St. Vincent de Paul Store

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pickup

Type of items available

Not specified

Hours

Tues and Thurs 9a-12:30p

Other

Requirements:
1. Photo Identification
2. Proof of mailing address

Vineyard Food Assistance

This organization has additional requirements

Location

7400 Dodge St. Omaha, NE – 68124

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pickup

Type of items available

Groceries, coffee, hot meals

Hours

3rd Saturday of every month, 9:00am-11:30am

Other

Requirements:
1. Photo Identification

Heartland Hope Food Pantry

This organization has additional requirements

Location

South Omaha Location: 2021 U Street

Millard Location: 5321 S 139th Plz

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pickup

Type of items available

Nonperishables and canned goods

Hours

South Omaha:
Tuesday 6:30p – 7:30p
Thursday 1:30pm – 4:00pm
Saturday 9:30am – 12:00pm

Millard:
Every 2nd Saturday of the month from 10:30a to 11:30a and the last Wednesday from 1:30p – 3:30p

Other

Requirements:
1. Name
2. Date of birth
3. # in household

First Lutheran Church

This organization has additional requirements

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pickup

Type of items available

Groceries and clothing closet

Hours

Tuesday 1:00pm – 4:00pm
The 3rd Saturday of the month 10:00am – 2:00pm

Other

Requirements:
1. Photo ID or Consulate Card
2. SSN 3. Proof of address required

St. Martin de Porres

This organization has additional requirements

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pickup

Type of items available

Nonperishables and canned goods

Hours

Monday and Friday 9:00am to 1:00pm
Tuesday 12:30pm – 4:30pm

Other

Requirements:
1. Social security cards for yourself and all household members
2. A piece of mail postmarked within the last 30 days in your name (P.O boxes are not accepted as an address)
3. Photo ID

FaithWorks Pantry Place

This organization has additional requirements

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pickup

Type of items available

Food programs

Hours

Every Third Wednesday of the Month 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Every Fourth Saturday of the Month 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Other

Requirements:
1. Photo ID and
2. Proof of address
3. Application available onsite that will need to be filled out

Project Hope Inc.

This organization has additional requirements

Location

Eligiblity

Everyone

Pick up, delivery, or both?

Pickup

Type of items available

Food and clothing pantry

Hours

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 11:00am – 2:45pm

Other

Requirements:
1. Photo ID for Head of Household
2. Social Security Card for every household member
3. Piece of mail with current address

Social Connections

UNO QTS

Services provided

Weekly zoom meetings for each of the social support groups (Transcend, Melanated Queerations, QTS)

Eligiblity

UNO Student (other requirements exist for each specific group)

Equipment required

Internet, computer with audio and camera

GLSEN Omaha

Services provided

Online GSA (Closed Facebook group and opportunities for Zoom video chats with GSA board members moderating)

Eligiblity

Middle school or high school students

Equipment required

Internet

OutNebraska

Services provided

Virtual series: Community Social Hours, Drag Queen Story Hours, Poetry Open Mics, and Book Club Meetings. All details can be found at https://www.facebook.com/pg/outnebraska/events/

Eligiblity

LGBTQ+ Nebraskan, must register ahead of time (link on FB event page)

Equipment required

Internet, computer with audio and camera

Unitarian Church of Lincoln

Services provided

LGBTQ+ welcoming religious congregation. Thursday night group worship over zoom, recorded Sunday service.

Eligiblity

Anyone

Equipment required

Internet

Episcopal Diocese of Nebraska

Services provided

LGBTQ+ welcoming religious congregations all around Nebraska. Multiple churches are doing Sunday services on Facebook live.

Eligiblity

Anyone

Equipment required

Internet

First United Methodist

Services provided

FB Livestream of workship services on Sundays at 10:50am

Eligiblity

Anyone

Equipment required

Internet

Metropolitan Community Church

Services provided

Pastor Tony is doing FB Live prayers at 12pm on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s through the end of April

Eligiblity

Anyone

Equipment required

Internet

Open Arms Trans Social Group

Services provided

The Open Arms Trans Social Group’s mission is to provide a safe and welcoming space for transgender youth, children, their friends, and their families. We talk, listen, learn, share common experiences, and provide a supportive community for each other. Meetings are continuing via Zoom from 12pm-2pm on the third Saturday of every month.

Eligiblity

Trans youth, children, their friends, and their families.

Equipment required

Internet, audio and camera

MENTAL HEALTH

ENCAP

Location

Omaha

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

402-453-5656

Website

Notes

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

NEDHHS

Location

Nebraska

Phone/Virtual

Check with provider

Hours/Phone

Website

Notes

Accepting New Clients?

Check with provider

Pathways

Location

Nationwide

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

M-F 9-3, Sat/Sun appt only

Website

Notes

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Encounter

Location

Midwest

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

(844) 485-3041

Website

Notes

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

UNMC Psychiatry

Location

Nebraska

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

402-552-6007

Website

Notes

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Arbor Family Counseling

Location

Omaha

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

(402) 330-0960

Website

Notes

All services

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

CenterPointe

Location

Lincoln

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

402-475-5161

Website

Notes

Mental health/substance use

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

CAPWN

Location

Gering & Scottsbluff

Phone/Virtual

over the phone

Hours/Phone

308.632.2540
Behavorial health 308-633-5766

Website

Notes

reproductive health/behavioral health/general health

Accepting New Clients?

Waiting on call back

Western Community Health Resources

Location

Chadron & surrounding areas

Phone/Virtual

over the phone

Hours/Phone

308.432.8979

Website

Notes

reproductive health/behavioral health/general health

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Iowa Harm Reduction

Location

Midwest

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

Iowa City or Cedar Rapids (319) 214-0540
Des Moines & Central Rapids please call (515) 957-1252.

Website

Notes

Substance use

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Heartland Family Service

Location

Omaha and Council Bluffs

Phone/Virtual

Virtual

Hours/Phone

402-552-7400

Website

Notes

Call intake line to get set up to meet with a provider

Accepting New Clients?

Choice Family Health Care

Location

Grand Island

Phone/Virtual

Over the phone

Hours/Phone

Grand Island Office: (308) 384-7625 Kearney Office : (308) 234-9140

Website

Notes

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Trans Lifeline

Location

Nationwide

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

877-565-8860

Website

Notes

Trans Suicide Prevention

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Trevor Project

Location

Nationwide

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

866-488-7386

Website

Notes

LGBTQ+ Suicide Prevention

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Black Emotional and Mental Health

Location

Nationwide

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

Website

Notes

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

SAGE

Location

Nationwide

Phone/Virtual

Over the phone

Hours/Phone

1-877-360-LGBT(5428)

Website

Notes

Phone line for older LGBT adults

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

Choice Family Health Care

Location

Grand Island

Phone/Virtual

over the phone

Hours/Phone

Grand Island Office: (308) 384-7625
Kearney Office : (308) 234-9140

Website

Notes

reproductive health

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

CAPWN

Location

Gering & Scottsbluff

Phone/Virtual

over the phone

Hours/Phone

308.632.2540
Behavorial health 308-633-5766

Website

Notes

reproductive health/behavioral health/general health

Accepting New Clients?

Waiting on call back

Family Health Services

Location

Lincoln & surrounding areas

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

402-466-1012

Website

Notes

reproductive health

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Good Neighbor Community Health Center/East-Central District Health Department

Location

Columbus

Phone/Virtual

Yes

Hours/Phone

(402) 562-7500

Website

Notes

reproductive health

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

People’s Family Health Services

Location

North Platte & surrounding areas

Phone/Virtual

Over the phone

Hours/Phone

308.534.3077

Website

Notes

reproductive health

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Western Community Health Resources

Location

Chadron & surrounding areas

Phone/Virtual

over the phone

Hours/Phone

308.432.8979

Website

Notes

reproductive health/behavioral health/general health

Accepting New Clients?

Yes

Get Checked Omaha

Location

Omaha/Lincoln

Phone/Virtual

NA

Hours/Phone

402-827-9280

Website

Notes

Provides free sexual and reproductive health services to all young people ages 15 to 24.

Accepting New Clients?

Will list info on website

PHYSICAL HEALTH

Nebraska Medicine

Location

Omaha

Phone/Virtual

In-person

Hours/Phone

402.559.2666

Website

Notes

Trans care

Accepting New Clients?

No

Nebraska Medicine

Location

Omaha/North Platte

Phone/Virtual

In-person

Hours/Phone

Sean C. Figgy; North Platte 308.568.3700
Omaha 402.559.5600

Website

Notes

Trans care

Accepting New Clients?

No

CAPWN

Location

Gering & Scottsbluff

Phone/Virtual

over the phone

Hours/Phone

308.632.2540
Behavorial health 308-633-5766

Website

Notes

reproductive health/behavioral health/general health

Accepting New Clients?

Waiting on call back

Western Community Health Resources

Location

Chadron & surrounding areas

Phone/Virtual

over the phone

Hours/Phone

308.432.8979

Website

Notes

reproductive health/behavioral health/general health

Accepting New Clients?

Yes