Resources for Ankeny residents
Ankeny Service Center works with clients to identify needs, develop solutions, utilize qualified partners and make the appropriate referrals. Programs we operate include: Holiday Assistance, emergency assistance, transportation services for seniors and food assistance. 406 SW School Street Suite 116, Ankeny, IA 50023, contact 515-965-1976.
IMPACT Community Action Partnership - Emergency Food Pantry, free garden seeds, Low-income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP), special holiday projects, Federal Emergency Management Assistance Programs (FEMA), budget counseling to maintain utilities and telephone services. Contact: (515) 965-0433
Storm Water Best Management Practices (BMP) Reimbursement Program allows Ankeny landowners, businesses, and schools to incorporate storm water BMPs on their property to improve the water quality and decrease the water quantity in our streams and detention basins. The program is intended to help cover the cost of materials and/or contracted labor to install such practices. Email Amy Bryant at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 963-3542 for more information.
Metro Home Improvement Program provides assistance is for housing repairs such as siding, roofs, windows, electrical and plumbing, as well as any city code violations up to $12,500. The awards are in the form of a five-year forgivable loan to eligible households with income less than 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) for Polk County. Eligible property types are single family dwellings and do not include mobile homes, homes being purchased on contract, duplexes or rental units. View more information.