Community Resource Guide

Emergency: 911

Abuse/Neglect- 24 hr. hotline

Jonesbrook Estates

Blue Valley Behavioral Health Center

Blue Rivers Agency on Aging

Call Care: Free Healthcare Answers

Community Medical Center

Handi Bus transportation

Health and Human Services

Nebraska Respite Network
206 S. 13th Street, Suite 1000
Lincoln, NE 68588-0227

Falls City Economic Development (EDGE):

Home Health:

In Home Health Care Inc.

Lyons Quality Home Services


In Home Health Care Inc.

Tabitha Hospice

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

Meals on Wheels:

Falls City


Sac & Fox Reservation


Dorr & Clark Funeral Home

Hall Funeral Chapel

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

Wherry Mortuary-Humboldt

Nursing Homes:

Falls City Healthcare Community

Falls City Nursing and Rehabilitation

Colonial Acres-Humboldt


Kex RX Pharmacy & Home Care

ShopKo Pharmacy

Veterans Service Office


Women, Infants and Children/Nutrition:

Transportation for Seniors and/or Handicapped

Richardson County Transit – SENCA
221 West 16th Street
Falls City, NE 68355
Call: 402-245-3664
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

  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
“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
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
Website: , “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 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.”