Do you need assistance this holiday season?

Urbandale residents are eligible to sign up for Adopt-a-Family or Food Assistance.

If your household is at or below the range below, your can qualify for UCAN’s Holiday Helping Hands Program. This program connects families in need with community partners & sponsors. We cannot guarantee all requests will be met. Typical requests are clothing, household items, holiday items for children. This program is for families who live in Urbandale who are income restricted. Please see income guidelines below to determine if you qualify.

UCAN reserves the right to refuse service.  To request a coat, please contact your school.

Household size Gross Monthly Income Household size Gross Monthly Income
2 $2,466 6 $5,044
3 $3,110 7 $5,689
4 $3,755 8 $6,333
5 $4,400 9 $6,978

You must bring:

Proof of residency: lease, electric bill, water bill, document from school district

Proof of income: 30 days’ pay stubs, 2018 tax return, or completion of minimal income form

Valid ID for those in program: School ID, Free/Reduced lunch approval form with children’s names, birth certificate, passport or drivers license from any country, Social Security card or Medical Card

Sign up Dates:

Nov. 2nd 9am – 1 pm (BY APPOINTMENT ONLY; CALL 515-278-3936 to reserve your time)

Nov. 4th – 6th from 12pm- 5pm

Nov. 7th from 4-7pm

Lions Park Shelter – 4103 72nd Street

Please contact the UCAN office at  (515) 278-3936 if you have additional questions.