Community Resource Guides

  • Columbus
  • Grand Island
  • Hastings
Columbus

Abuse

  1. Boys Town 402-564-9993 
  2. Center for Survivors 402-564-2155
  3. Nebraska Child Abuse Hotline 800-652-1999
  4. Northeast Nebraska Child Advocacy Center 402-644-7402

Food/Household Assistance

  1. Central Community College Food and Hygiene Pantry - Columbus Campus
  2. Central NE Community Action Partnership 402-564-1124
  3. Holiday Spirit Co-Op 402-564-3099
  4. Platte County Food Pantry 402-563-4544
  5. Salvation Army 402-564-6919
  6. WIC 402-564-9931

Addiction

  1. Columbus Rescue Mission 402-563-1096 
  2. Narcotics Anonymous 402-841-6014 
  3. NE Tobacco Quitline 800-784-8669
  4. Ring Counseling Services 402-613-3008 

Clothing

  1. Fabulous Forever 402-942-3269
  2. Goodwill Industries 402-563-1194
  3. Salvation Army Thrift Store 402-564-6919
  4. Simon House 402-564-8444
  5. Twice is Nice 402-562-8847

Health

  1. Birthright of Columbus 402-564-5006
  2. Central NE Community Action Partnership 402-564-1124
  3. Columbus Community Hospital 402-564-7118
  4. East Central District Health Department 402-563-9224

Disability Services

  1. ARC of Platte County 402-563-1699
  2. Assistive Technology Partnership 402-564-3225
  3. Mosaic 402-564-1465

Education

  1. CCC- Adult Education 877-222-0780
  2. Columbus Area United Way Little Free Libraries 402-564-5661
  3. Early Head Start/ Head Start 402-564-1124
  4. Platte Valley Literacy Association 402-562-1432

Legal Assistance

  1. ACLU Nebraska 855-557-2258
  2. Centro Hispano Comunitario de Nebraska 402-564-2110
  3. Immigrant Legal Center 402-898-1349
  4. Legal Aid of Nebraska 877-250-2016

Hotlines

  1. 2-1-1
  2. Nebraska Family Helpline 888-866-8660
  3. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255

Job Assistance

  1. CCC Career and Employment Services
  2. Nebraska Department of Labor 402-564-7160
  3. Proteus
  4. Equus Workforce Solutions 402-562-6616
  5. Nebraska VR 402-562-8065

Housing Assistance

  1. Central NE Community Action Partnership 402-564-1124
  2. Columbus Emergency Relief 402-564-4184
  3. Columbus Housing Authority 402-564-1131
  4. Columbus Rescue Mission 402-563-1096
  5. NeighborWorks Northeast Nebraska 402-563-4300
Grand Island

Abuse

  1. Boys Town 308-381-4444
  2. Crisis Center 866-995-4422
  3. Heartland CASA 308-385-5125
  4. Nebraska Child Abuse Hotline 800-652-1999
  5. Central NE Child Advocacy Center 308-385-5238
  6. Nebraska Family Helpline 888-866-8660

Food/Household Assistance

  1. Central Community College Food and Hygiene Pantry - Grand Island Campus
  2. Central NE Community Action Partnership 308-385-5500
  3. Messiah Lutheran Church 308-382-3471
  4. Salvation Army 308-382-4855
  5. WIC 308-381-0517

Addiction

  1. Central NE Council on Alcoholism and Addictions 308-385-5520
  2. CHI St. Francis Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center 308-398-5427
  3. Friendship House 308-382-0422
  4. Mid-Plains Center
  5. Oxford House 308-675-2550
  6. Lutheran Family Services 308-382-4255
  7. Narcotics Anonymous 402-841-6014
  8. NE Tobacco Quitline 800-784-8669

Clothing

  1. Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church Thrift Store 308-398-3443
  2. Stolley Park Church of Christ 308-384-2613
  3. GI Seventh Day Adventist Church 308-384-1480
  4. Goodwill Industries 308-384-7010
  5. St. Leo’s Catholic Church 308-382-4753 

Health

  1. Choice Family Health Care 308-384-7625
  2. Heartland Health Center 308-382-4297
  3. Third City Community Clinic 308-389-5312
  4. Central NE Community Action Partnership 402-564-1124

Disability Services

  1. Adult Day Care 308-385-5429
  2. Assistive Technology Partnership
  3. Citizen Advocacy 308-385-5542
  4. Independence Rising 308-382-9255
  5. Mid-Nebraska Individual Services 402-462-5107

Education

  1. CCC Adult Education 877-222-0780
  2. Literacy Council of GI 308-385-5515
  3. Early Head Start/ Head Start 308-385-5058
  4. Healthy Beginnings - Mary Lanning 402-461-5263

Legal Assistance

  1. ACLU Nebraska 855-557-2258
  2. Centro Hispano Comunitario de Nebraska 402-564-2110
  3. Immigrant Legal Center 402-898-1349
  4. Legal Aid of Nebraska 877-250-2016

Hotlines

  1. 2-1-1
  2. Nebraska Family Helpline 888-866-8660
  3. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255

Job Assistance

  1. CCC Career and Employment Services
  2. Nebraska Department of Labor 402-462-1867
  3. Proteus
  4. Equus Workforce Solutions 402-562-6616
  5. Nebraska VR 402-462-0160

Housing Assistance

  1. Crisis Center 866-995-4422
  2. Hall County Housing Authority 308-385-5530
  3. Hope Harbor 308-385-5190
  4. GIPS Outreach Center 308-385-5900
  5. Central NE Community Action Partnership 308-385-5500
Hastings

Abuse

  1. Boys Town 
  2. CASA of South Central NE 402-463-1030
  3. Maryland Living Center 402-834-3180
  4. enCOURAGE Advocacy Center 402-463-4677
  5. Nebraska Child Abuse Hotline 800-652-1999
  6. Northeast Nebraska Child Advocacy Center 402-644-7402
  7. Nebraska Family Helpline 888-866-8660

Food/Household Assistance

  1. Central Community College Food and Hygiene Pantry - Hastings Campus
  2. Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska 402-463-7679
  3. Crossroads Center 402-462-6460
  4. Hastings Food Pantry 402-463-2911
  5. Senior Action 402-463-1454
  6. WIC 308-381-0517

Addiction

  1. The Bridge 402-462-4677
  2. Horizon Recovery and Counseling Center 402-462-2066
  3. Lutheran Family Services 308-382-4255
  4. Narcotics Anonymous 402-841-6014
  5. NE Tobacco Quitline 800-784-8669
  6. South Central Behavioral Services 402-463-5684

Clothing

  1. St. Joseph Gift and Thrift 402-463-2151
  2. Mission Avenue Thrift Store 402-462-6460
  3. Goodwill Industries 402-463-5869
  4. Salvation Army Thrift Store 402-463-0529
  5. YWCA of Hastings 402-462-8821

Health

  1. Choice Family Health Care 308-384-7625
  2. Hastings Convenient Care 402-463-6300
  3. Mary Lanning Healthcare Community Clinic 402-463-4521
  4. Central NE Community Action Partnership 402-564-1124
  5. Wellspring Pregnancy + Health Center 402-463-7785

Disability Services

  1. Assistive Technology Partnership
  2. Families CARE 308-273-1102
  3. Hastings Respite Care 402-463-8124
  4. Independence Rising 308-382-9255
  5. Mid-Nebraska Individual Services 402-462-5107

Education

  1. CCC Adult Education 877-222-0780
  2. Hastings Literacy Program 402-463-7323
  3. Early Head Start/ Head Start 402-462-7323
  4. Healthy Beginnings - Mary Lanning 402-461-5263

Legal Assistance

  1. ACLU Nebraska 855-557-2258
  2. Centro Hispano Comunitario de Nebraska 402-564-2110
  3. Immigrant Legal Center 402-898-1349
  4. Legal Aid of Nebraska 877-250-2016

Hotlines

  1. 2-1-1
  2. Nebraska Family Helpline 888-866-8660
  3. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255

Job Assistance

  1. CCC Career and Employment Services
  2. Nebraska Department of Labor 402-462-1867
  3. Proteus
  4. Equus Workforce Solutions 402-562-6616
  5. Nebraska VR 402-462-0160 

Housing Assistance

  1. Crossroads Mission Avenue 402-462-6460
  2. Hastings Housing Authority 402-463-1061
  3. Maryland Living Center 402-834-3180