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

BACKPACK BLESSINGS OF POWELL

329 N. Bent St.

Powell, WY

Services

Weekend backpacks are available for students in Park County School District #1.

Qualifications

None

Contact

Sharon Earhart

CENT$IBLE NUTRITION, PARK COUNTY

1501 Stampede Ave., Suite 2080

Cody, 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

Debbie Kelly, Cent$ible Nutrition Educator

CODY CUPBOARD

602 16th St.

Cody, WY

Services

Clients may receive assistance every two weeks and may receive supplemental food assistance. Hours are Monday-Friday from 1:00-4:00 p.m. or by appointment. Pantry is closed on holidays.

Qualifications

Clients are requested to complete a brief referral form that is used to support grant requests.

Contact

Dan Schein, Chairperson

CODY SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER

613 16th St.

Cody, WY

Services

Curbside meals are available from 11:00-11:30 a.m. Monday-Friday. In-house meals are served from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Rolling meals are delivered between 11:15 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Light breakfast items are available daily.

Qualifications

Suggested donation of $6

Contact

Leah Renaud, Director

FOOD 4 KIDS

2025 23rd St.

Cody, WY

Services

Weekend backpacks are available to students in Park County School District #6. High school and alternative school students do not get food bags but  have access to pantries that are stocked with items they can utilize. Backpacks are distributed on the last day of each week. Delivery is available by arrangement.

Qualifications

An application is available via the school district that students can submit.

Contact

Connie Fisher

MANNA HOUSE FOOD PANTRY

2343 Mountain View Dr.

Cody, WY

Services

Food pantry that provides free food to families in need. TEFAP Is distributed every Friday. Food is available for pick up Fridays from 2:30-5:30 p.m. Delivery is available on an emergency-only basis.

Qualifications

No income requirements, no paperwork, no limits on visits. TEFAP requires additional information.

Contact

Charlie Jones, Board President

POWELL SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER

248 N. Gilbert St.

Powell, WY

Services

Meals are provided Monday-Friday at the Powell Senior Citizens Center and Saturday at the Rocky Mountain Manor. Lunch is provided at 12:00 p.m. and also can be delivered by arrangement.

Qualifications

Suggested donation of $3.50 per meal

Contact

Linda Dalton, Director

POWELL VALLEY LOAVES & FISHES

109 W. 24th St.

Powell, WY

Services

Food is available for families in need Monday-Friday from 9:00-11:00 a.m. or by appointment. Closed on all legal holidays.

Qualifications

Referral form must be filled out

Volunteer Need

Always looking for volunteers. Contact volunteer coordinator Julie Fulton at (307) 754-4231.

Contact

Cindy Balderas

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 Park County.

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


Park County 24-hour emergency access line at (307) 578-2919

• 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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