A partner agency must be registered as a non-profit organization with the Internal Revenue Service as non-profit 501(C)3. Agencies must operate under a written set of by-laws, articles of incorporation or agreement that details the purpose, objective and the scope of the agency and must operate on a sound financial basis and maintain an adequate system of records.
Underlined agencies have direct link to their websites, by clicking on the agency name.
Alcohol & Drug Dependency Services (ADDS) 1340 Mt Pleasant St, Burlington IA 52601 319-753-6567 Dan Kenel, Executive Director
Comprehensive substance abuse education and prevention for all ages. Provides drug and alcohol abuse outpatient and residential treatment and problem gambling treatment services.
Burlington Area YMCA 2410 Mt Pleasant St, Burlington IA 52601 319-753-6734 Andy Dahl, Executive Director Gina Crabtree, Co-Director
A charitable association dedicated to building a healthy spirit, mind and body. Provides growth opportunities through a variety of programs and services, including health and fitness programs for all ages, youth social opportunities, child care services and community education. Promotes good health, strong families, youth leadership, community development and international understanding. Open to all ages, incomes, abilities and races. Provides domestic violence and sexual assault services and a safe facility for women and children.
Burlington Homeless Shelter 123 N Marshall St, Burlington Iowa 52601 319-754-6791 Char Blodgett, Director
Emergency shleter and support to those in need. Guides residents to find jobs and houseing.
Burlington Iowa Stepperettes & Traveleers 825 Sycamore St, Burlington IA 52601 319-754-4518 Michael & Deedra Warner, Directors
Adult supervised drill team with mission “to help each member develop a positive self-concept and to realize his/her own self-worth”. Helps members resist unsafe behaviors and promotes academic achievement. Zero tolerance policy for drug/alcohol use or gang affiliation.
Crime Stoppers of the Greater Burlington Area 329 N Roosevelt Ave Ste 171, Burlington IA 52601 319-753-8159 Stephanie Stuecker
Involves the public, police and media in an effort to prevent crime. Promotes community welfare and lessens the burden of local government by assisting law enforcement.
Food Bank of Southern Iowa 705 W Main St PO Box 1294, Ottumwa IA 52501 614-682-3403 Neal Abbott, President
Delivers surplus food to over 20 area pantries and agencies. Serves the elderly and families with small children.
Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa & Western Illinois 1308 Broadway St PO Box 190, W Burlington IA 52655 319-752-3639 Joyce Vance, Regional Director
Programs and activities to build character and skills for success in the real world. In partnership with committed adults, girls explore their interests and provide service to their communities. Day, troop and camping programs offered.
Hope Haven Area Development Center 828 N 7th St, Burlington IA 52601 319-753-6701 Bob Bartles, Executive Director
Residential, work training and employment opportunities for people with intellectual and physical disabilities.
Iowa Legal Aid 1700 1st Ave Ste 10, Iowa City IA 52240 319-351-6570 800-272-0008 Jan Rutledge, Attorney
Provides legal assistance to Des Moines County indigent persons. Assists individuals denied public benefits, such as Social Security Supplemental Income or Veterans benefits. Assists persons with consumer problems, victim of family abuse, etc.
Mississippi Valley Boy Scout Council 3007 Flint Hills Dr, Burlington IA 52601 319-754-8413 Todd Lamison, Scout Executive
J. David Gilbert, Program Director
Serving others by helping to instill values in young people and prepare them to make ethical choices over their lifetime in achieving their full potential. Develops leadership skills in both youth and adults.
Partners: An association serving persons with disabilities PO Box 172, Burlington IA 52601 319-752-6952 Jane Housewright, President
Promotes well-being, dignity and rights of disables citizens. Provides financial assistance, camperships and various recreational activities.
RSVP Program of Elder Services Inc 400 Washington St, Burlington IA 52601 319-753-8155 Mary Maine, Program Director
Medical Transportation Service for persons unable to drive to their medical appointments. Clients are transported by volunteers.
The RSVP Program is a new agency and will receive United Way funds in the 2017 year.
The Nest of Des Moines County 214 N 4th St Ste 3-C, Burlington IA 52601 319-753-3150 Karen Erickson, Director
Educational programs for expectant mothers and parents, with children up to the age of five, to help raise healthy children
The Salvation Army, Burlington Corps 217 S 3rd St, Burlington IA 52601 319-753-2038 Major Jeffery Horn, Corp Officers
Emergency help for those in need. Youth and senior citizen activities, transient assistance, disaster services, correctional services, food pantry, congregate meals, worship services.
Young House Family Services 400 S Broadway St, Burlington IA 52601 319-752-4000 Shauna Freitag, Administrator
Multi-service Christian agency dedicated to providing a continuum of services to children and their families in Southeast Iowa. Services include family and individual counseling, residential services, Woodlands Treatment Center for chemically dependent adolescents, sexual abuse treatment services, independent living services, nurturing classes for parents and adolescent day treatment programs.