Community Action of Southeast Iowa 
2850 Mt. Pleasant Street Suite 108 
Burlington, IA 52601  
Monday-Friday Central Office: 8:30 am - 5 pm. Centers: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Head Start & Child Development programs provide educational & social activities, nutritious meals and snacks and medical & dental benefits for low-income children ages three to five. 
Early Head Start provides similar services for children birth to three. 
The Birth Through Three Program/Parents as Teachers in Des Moines County provides parent educators who provide in home services for children from birth through three years of age. 
Child & Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) is available to child care providers. 
Energy Assistance Program helps low-income households pay a portion of their heating costs. 
The Women, Infants and Children Supplemental Food Program (WIC) provides medical and nutritional assessments, education and supplemental foods for pregnant women, breast feeding and non-nursing mothers, infants and children up to 5 years old. 
Family Development and Self-Sufficiency (FaDSS) Family Development Specialists work with participants to help them overcome obstacles while working toward self-sufficiency. 
Weatherization helps homeowners and renters decrease their energy costs by inspecting and cleaning furnaces and insulating homes. 
MAP (Medication Assistance Program) helps people with chronic conditions attain their prescription meds at no cost if they don't have insurance to pay for them. 

Community Action’s Neighborhood Center
700 Jefferson St.
Burlington, IA 52601
Food pantry, emergency utility bill assistance, housing help, budgeting help, etc.  
Hours for the Neighbor
hood Center are  8 am – 4:30 pm. 

Autumn Heights 

Department of Housing 

Homeless Shelter 
123 N. Marshall Street Burlington, IA 52601 
Call for hours

Housing Options 


Low Rent Housing 

Neighborhood Center 
700 Jefferson Street Burlington, IA 52601 
Monday-Friday 8 am- 4:30 pm 
Food Pantry & Feed America Programs, Homeless Prevention Program, MAP (Medication Assistance Program), Utility Assistance

Salvation Army 
217 S. Third Street Burlington, IA 52601 
Disaster Services, Emergency Assistance/Financial/Seasonl services, Family counseling Services, Older Adult Services, Camping Activities, Worship Center/Services, Children's, Teens,Adults, Sunday School, Women & Men's Ministries, Boys & Girls Club, Character Building Programs, Community Recreation Programs, Provides Meals. Many activities.