Iowa Homeless Youth Centers (IHYC)
Iowa Homeless Youth Centers (IHYC) works to eliminate homelessness among children, youth and young mothers in Polk County. We believe, with support and assistance, homeless individuals and families can live independently and attain self-sufficiency.
Volunteer Coordinator: Taylor McKee
Central Iowa Shelter
The Central Iowa Shelter helps to provide low-barrier shelter, meals and support services at no cost to adults experiencing homelessness and to facilitate their move toward self-sufficiency.
Coordinator: Jorie Hidri
Beacon of Life
Beacon of Life strives to give homeless women a place of safety and security to overcome addictions and personal struggles. Help with programming, donations, and administrative tasks.
Coordinator: Keshia Meissner