Community Resource Guide

Emergency: 911

Abuse/Neglect- 24 hr. hotline
877-504-0847

Jonesbrook Estates 402-245-6033
402-245-6033

Blue Valley Behavioral Health Center
402-245-4458

Blue Rivers Agency on Aging
888-317-9417

Call Care: Free Healthcare Answers
800-936-6693

Community Medical Center
402-245-2428

Handi Bus transportation
402-245-3664

Health and Human Services
402-245-4431

Falls City Edge:
www.fallscityedge.com

Home Health:

In Home Health Care Inc.
402-245-5968

Lyons Quality Home Services
402-245-6144

Hospice:

In Home Health Care Inc.
402-245-5968

Tabitha Hospice
1-800-487-3484

Life Assist USA/Community Medical center
For more information contact Peggy Adams, Life Assist USA Coordinator
Community Medical Center 3307 Barada Street, P.O. Box 399
Falls City, NE 68355
Phone 402-245-2428
padams@cmcfc.org

Meals on Wheels:

Falls City
402-245-3871

Humboldt
402-245-3123

Sac & Fox Reservation
785-595-3501

Mortuaries:

Dorr & Clark Funeral Home
402-245-2424

Hall Funeral Chapel
402-245-3131

Hall Funeral Chapel
Auburn (collect) 402-274-3131

Wherry Mortuary-Humboldt
402-862-2915

Nursing Homes:

Falls City Healthcare Community
402-245-5252

Falls City Nursing and Rehabilitation
402-245-4466

Colonial Acres-Humboldt
402-862-3123

Pharmacies:

Kex RX Pharmacy & Home Care
402-245-2029

ShopKo Pharmacy
402-245-5282

Veterans Service Office
402-245-3722

W.I.C.

Women, Infants and Children/Nutrition:
877-691-8381

Transportation for Seniors and/or Handicapped

Richardson County Transit – SENCA
221 West 16th Street
Falls City, NE 68355
Call: 402-245-3664
Email: rctransit@senca.org
Website: http://www.senca.org
Fees: Fare varies by route
Area Served: Richardson County
“Service Description: Provides a county-wide transit service serving the general public with priority for the elderly and handicapped. Transportation operates on a regular schedule providing both local and out-of-area door-to-door service.”

League of Human Dignity – Lincoln
Disability Related Transportation
1701 P Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 441-7871

“Basic Needs” Assistance (Shelter, Clothing, Non-emergent help, etc.)

Falls City Area Ministerial Association Inc. (FCAMA)
1602 Harlan Street
Falls City, NE
Helpline: 402-245-6111
*Important Notice: This phone line is not staffed full time and they do not have the available funds/items to help everybody’s situation.A shared ministry of the churches of the Falls City area, the FCAMA Helpline is a source for non-emergency, occasional aid for people in need of temporary assistance. Some common areas include: food aid (in the form of vouchers from Sun Mart), utility assistance, and gasoline assistance. Other assistance may be available by request, but will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis; in many cases, you may receive some assistance and be referred to other area agencies for additional help. To request assistance, call the number listed above and leave a brief message detailing your request. Please allow 2-3 days for a return phone call, as the line is staffed by volunteers. Most FC area churches support the helpline, and will likely refer you there if you contact them directly.

SENCA – Richardson County Outreach
Room 103, Courthouse
Falls City, NE
Phone: 402-245-5284
Contact: Melissa Hardenberger
Email: richardsoncounty@senca.org

  1. Rental assistance for eviction notices & first month’s rent. Must meet income guidelines, must have some form of income, must enroll & participate in Family Development Case Management. Can only assist one (1) time in a twelve month period. Can only help with one month rent.
  2. Utility assistance for shut off notices. Must meet income guidelines, must have some form of income, must enroll & participate in Family Development Case Management. Can only assist one (1) time in a twelve month period. Can only help with one month’s bill and the rest of the bill must be paid before I can pay anything.
  3. Can help with gas to doctor’s appointments only. Can only do this if you have to travel long distances, (i.e. Lincoln, Omaha, St. Joseph). Can only help with a limited amount. Will not fill tank. Can only do it every few months, not continual.
  4. Can also help with prescriptions. Must be a necessary medication. Can only do on a limited basis. One time a year usually. Cannot pay an entire medication if it is very expensive.

**Absolutely NO deposits, late fees or reconnect fees paid. Funding is usually very limited so rarely is SENCA able to pay the whole bill. The customer must pay their part before SENCA can pay. Also, cannot help with propane or phone bills.**

SENCA – North Richardson County Outreach
802 Fourth Street
Humboldt, NE 68376
Phone: 402-862-2411
Website: www.senca.org
“Investing in our neighbors through education and partnerships to improve lives and build strong communities in Southeast Nebraska.”

SENCA – Project First
802 Fourth Street
Humboldt, NE
Phone: 402-862-2411 ext. 105
or 1-888-313-5608
Contact: Pam Armknecht
Email: parmknecht@senca.org
From website: “This project is known as Project First (Families in Residence with Support in Transition). Anyone needing these services or wanting to refer or find resources for homeless families may do so by contacting the Community Services Coordinator at the SENCA Central Office in Humboldt, NE.”

Education Services

Head Start- in Falls City, NE
320 W 14th Street
Falls City, NE 68355
Phone: 402-245-4983
Email: fallscityheadstart@senca.org
Website: www.senca.org , “Youth Education” tab
Website information: “Head Start is a comprehensive child development program which serves children from age 3 to 5 and their families. This is a child-focused program and has the overall goal of increasing the school readiness of young children in low-income families. The program involves the whole family through the four cornerstones of Head Start: child development, family partnerships, community partnerships, and staff.”

Developmental Assessment – children
3901 North 27th Street, Suite 5
Lincoln, NE 68521
Phone: 1-888-806-6287
*Serving Nebraska

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland
Lincoln South Health Center
5631 S. 48th Street
Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68516
Phone: 877-811-7526

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland
Northwest Health Center
3105 N. 93rd St
Omaha, NE 68134
Phone: 1-877-811-7526
Website: www.plannedparenthood.org
Website information: “We are a trusted health care provider, an informed educator, a passionate advocate, and a global partner helping similar organizations around the world. Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of women, men, and young people worldwide.”