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Phone: 515-284-5719
1420 Mulberry St.
Des Moines
Iowa 50309

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Target demographics: Homeless Adults (18+)

Direct beneficiaries per year: almost 2,000 unduplicated individuals through our homeless opportunity center

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: serve lunch.

Geographic areas served: Central Iowa

Programs: emergency shelter, transitional and permanent housing with a community service wing providing an on-site health clinic, food pantry, clothing closet and classroom.

Central Iowa Shelter & Services' mission is to provide free shelter and meals to homeless adults regardless of physical or emotional conditions, and to facilitate their move toward self-sufficiency.

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In the past year, Central Iowa Shelter and Services has assisted more than 1,200 guests, providing transitional shelter opportunities, as well as shower and laundry facilities. CISS also offers a weekly medical clinic, HIV screenings and counseling services, substance abuse and mental health ... more »
I've been a board member for over 6 years and seen Central Iowa Shelter and Services transition from a facility that solely focused on emergency sheltering to one that is committed to helping individuals on a path to self sufficiency. The staff and volunteers of Central Iowa Shelter and Services ... more »
I volunteer at Central Iowa Shelter & Services because I want to do something that is a direct benefit to the people in our community as well as the community as a whole. I have limited time to volunteer, so its important to me that I work with an organization that is well-run and truly dedicated to... more »
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