Wright County Outreach
221 W. Broadway
Eagle Grove, Iowa 50533
Phone: (515) 448-3704
Fax: (515) 603-5923
Office Hours: 9:00 to 4:00 p.m. M,T,Th,F
Family & Community Services Director
Family Support Coordinator
Wright County Outreach Center
Some Programs and Services Offered Include:
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) - supplemental help for winter heating bills - November 1st through April 30th.
LIHEAP Crisis Assistance - Assistance available in a life threatening situation for temporary shelter, fuel, blankets, heaters and furnace repair. Upon availability of funding, furnace repair or replacement is available to homeowners.
Weatherization - Assistance with stopping infiltration of cold air into a home. Can include caulking, weather stripping and attic insulation.
Chore Service - Funds household chores for income eligible applicants age 60 and older. Sponsored by Elderbridge Agency on Aging.
Emergency Vouchers - Provides eligible applicants with limited financial help for basic emergency needs.
Surplus Food Shelf- Emergency food allotment. Individuals will receive a referral to a food pantry in their community for additional assistance.
Garden Program - Educates clients on proper growing of produce. Seeds, plants and gardening tools are also provided.
Farmer's Market Coupons- Provides coupons for use at Farmer's Market for income eligible applicants.
Referral Services- Information on a wide variety of services available for those faced with situations they find difficult to solve.
Client Advocacy - Assistance when help is needed with providers, organizations or difficult situations.
Budget Counseling - Help for those experiencing difficulty managing their financial obligations.
Birthday Box - Provides a gift, cake and frosting for children 8 and under.
Back to School - Provides school suppies for income elidgible children.
Baby's Nook - Provides clothing and supplies for infants ages birth to two.
Summer Pool Pass - Qualifying families can apply to receive financial assistance for Summer Pool Passes in Wright County
Special Projects - Coats for Kids, new hats and gloves, and more based on need and availability.