Carbon County Resources

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Community Services

If you, your family, or someone you know in the community needs additional support with groceries or meals, please refer to organizations working to meet the need in Carbon County. If not otherwise indicated, please call ahead for most updated hours and services.

BAPTIST YOUTH MISSIONS - SINCLAIR

400 Lincoln Ave.

Sinclair, WY

 

Services

On call food baskets are available for residents as well as transient clients. TEFAP is offered once a month as well as a bi-monthly mobile food pantry in Rawlins. The pantry is open seven days a week as needed. Typical office hours are Monday-Wednesday from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m and Friday from 12:00-4:00 p.m.

Qualifications

TEFAP clients must file required paperwork to participate

Volunteer Need

Opportunities to prep the warehouse, pack bags, hold a fundraiser, and help in other ways; contact for details

Contact

Liz Smith

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF CARBON COUNTY

725 E. Brooks St.

Rawlins, WY

 

Services

After school program. Monday-Friday from 3:00-6:00 p.m. during the school year; 7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. during the summer months.

Qualifications

Membership

Volunteer Need

Volunteers are always welcome; contact for details

Contact

Theresa Pacheco, Director

CARBON COUNTY SENIOR SERVICES, INC.

545 15th St.

Rawlins, WY

 

Services

Hot meals are available as well as curbside and home delivery. Services are available in Baggs, Dixon, Elk Mountain, Encampment, Hana, Medicine Bow, Rawlins, and Saratoga. Hours available are Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. with takeout available at 11:30 a.m. and home delivery routes beginning at 10:45 a.m. daily. Please call by 8:30 a.m. to let the manager know you'll be coming for lunch.

Qualifications

$4.00 is the suggested donation for meals for seniors 60 years of age and older.

Volunteer Need

Volunteers are always welcome; contact for details

Contact

Lisa Engstrom, Director

CENT$IBLE NUTRITION, CARBON COUNTY

215 West Buffalo St., Rm 393

Rawlins, WY

 

Services

The Cent$ible Nutrition program offers free in-person and online courses about healthy eating and lifestyles, budgeting tips, and more for qualifying individuals

Qualifications

Must be at or below 185% current Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPG)

Contact

Jess Dooley, Cent$ible Nutrition Educator

ENCAMPMENT COMMUNITY FOOD PANTRY

918 Rankin Ave.

Encampment, WY

 

Services

Food pantry for the community; by appointment only.

Qualifications

none

Volunteer Need

If interested, contact the steering committee of volunteers who manage the food pantry.

Contact

Karen Dibbern, Volunteer

PLATTE VALLEY FOOD PANTRY

112 East Bridge St.

Saratoga, WY

 

Services

Provides a monthly food box as a supplement to each family based on spoken need. Food pantry is open 3 times per month. It is open each first Tuesday of the month from 4:00-5:30 p.m. and each 2nd and 4th Saturday from 10:00-11:30 a.m.

Qualifications

none

Volunteer Need

If interested, contact the steering committee of volunteers who manage the food pantry.

Contact

Gene Smith, Pastor

SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL

222 West Spruce St.

Rawlins, WY

 

Services

Food is supplied to those who ask for help. Food varies based on what is available. Hours are Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Qualifications

None

Volunteer Need

Always accepting non-perishable food items and looking for volunteers to help with food baskets or to help pickup donated food from grocery stores.

Contact

Mary Kay Robertson, President

Women, Infants and Children Program (WIC)

Wyoming WIC is accepting new participants! Please fill out an online appointment form to get started.

Mental Health Services

If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health emergency or crisis, help is available 24 hours a day in Carbon County.

Call 9-1-1 or contact services near you:


Rawlins 24-hour access emergency line at (307) 324-7156
Saratoga 24-hour access emergency line at (307) 326-5156
Baggs 24-hour access emergency line at
(307) 383-7000

• Text "WYO" to 741-741 for the Crisis Text Line.

The National Suicide Prevention Hotline is also available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 1 (800) 273-8255 for free and confidential support.

 

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