Hot Springs 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 Hot Springs County. If not otherwise indicated, please call ahead for most updated hours and services.

CENT$IBLE NUTRITION, HOT SPRINGS COUNTY

328 Arapaho St.

Thermopolis, 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; scheduling is flexible, contact for more information.

Qualifications

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

Contact

Angela Michel, Cent$ible Nutrition Educator

COMMUNITY FEDERATED CHURCH FOOD PANTRY

244 N. 6th St.

Thermopolis, WY

Services

Food pantry open third Sunday of each month from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and the third Tuesday of each month from 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Qualifications

None

HOT SPRINGS COUNTY SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER

206 Senior Ave.

Thermopolis, WY

Services

Hot meals as well as home delivery available; meals served Monday-Friday from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Qualifications

60 years of age and older

Contact

Trenda Moore, Director

MESSIAH'S MALL FOOD & CLOTHING PANTRIES

320 Amoretti St.

Thermopolis, WY

Services

Food pantry; opoen third Saturday of each month from 10:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and the third Sunday of each month from 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Qualifications

None

PEOPLE FOR PEOPLE/BACKPACK PROGRAM

642 Arapahoe St.

Thermopolis, WY

Services

People for People offers a meal every Sunday to people in need. Currently, teams deliver 65-70 meals. Additionally, People for People Backpack program offers backpacks of food to children on the weekend in Hot Springs County. Backpacks are delivered to all schools in the district between 8:00-10:00 a.m. every Friday. Meals are prepared and delivered every Sunday betweeen 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Qualifications

There are no financial requirements to receive a meal on Sundays.

Volunteer Need

Volunteers are needed to help unload the truck, help pack the bags of food, and deliver totes to the schools in the district. Volunteers are also needed to be on a team to provide meals, drive the meals, and help with deliveries from Food Bank of Wyoming. Please contact for more information.

Contact

Judy Carswell, Director

RIVER OF LIFE FELLOWSHIP

319 Broadway

Thermopolis, WY

Services

Commodities or emergency food available on the third Thursday of the month from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Qualifications

TEFAP qualifications

Contact

Gail Schenck

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 Hot Springs County.

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


Hot Springs 24-hour access emergency line at (307) 864-3138

• 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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