Caring Corps

UCAN provides many assistance programs to improve the quality of life of Urbandale Residents. UCAN seeks to offer a number of programs that assist Urbandale residents that are in need.  In offering these programs, UCAN hopes to replace despair with

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About Us

The Urbandale Community Action Network (UCAN) is a 501(c)3 citizen group providing leadership and ongoing support for comprehensive community-based action to improve the quality of life in Urbandale. UCAN works collaboratively with local government, churches, civic and community organizations, not

Support A Metro West 2021 Graduate

Support A Metro West 2021 Graduate

UCAN has been proud to support Urbandale School District’s Metro West Learning Academy for more than 6 years! This unique and wonderful school is an alternative program shared by six school districts: Adel, Dallas Center-Grimes, Johnston, Saydel, Urbandale, and Waukee.

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Elderly Services

We Need Volunteers!

UCAN provides a number of services to elderly Urbandale residents. Transportation – Our volunteers drive clients to and from appointments such as doctor and dentist appointments, hair appointments, etc. Grocery Shopping – Although most clients prefer to go with the

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