Regional Services

Ask-A-Nurse 605-322-6882
Registered nurse to answer any medical question and give referrals. Also offers a variety of classes to prepare for childbirth, breast feeding, etc. Reduce cost or free classes available upon request.
Alpha Center 3405 S. Kiwanis Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Pregnancy testing and counseling.
Avera Bereavement Center 605-322-4074
Support of individuals and families affected by infant death
Avera Lactation Support Hotline 605-328-4490
Breastfeeding & Lactation Services
7am-7pm Monday-Friday
8am-4pm Saturday and Sunday
Avera McKennan Health Care Clinic 300 N Dakota Avenue Suite 117
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Primary health care to non-insured: free of charge to non-insured

Monday-Friday 9:00am- 5:00pm.
Avera McKennan Hospital Women's Center 800 E. 21st Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57110
Main # 605-322-8000
WC # 605-322-3400
OB/GYN Providers
Behavioral Health Services 4400 W 69th St.
Mental Health Services
The Banquet 900 E 8th
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Nutritious meals for anyone at no cost.
Monday-Wednesday-Friday 7-8 AM
Monday –Friday: 6pm-7:30pm
Saturday: 11:30am-12:30pm
The Banquet Project SOS 300 N Main Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Distribute school supply packets to children of families in need.
Bethany Christian Services 1915 E. 8th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57110
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Pregnancy Counseling
Interim Foster Care
Adoption Services
Birth to 3 Connections 1101 N. Western Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Helps families access services for infants and toddlers with developmental delays. Early interventions services, resources, and offers support.
Birthright 300 N Main Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Provides free pregnancy testing and counseling. Newborn clothing and diapers for those meeting certain requirements.
Bishop Dudley House (605)-809-8424
101 N. Indiana Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Homeless Shelter
Breastfeeding Resources Sanford 605-328-7120
Breastfeeding | Sanford Health
Weekdays 7am-7pm
Weekend 8am-4pm
Bright Start 801 N. Sycamore Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
(605) 274-0233

The Bright Start program is designed to help first-time expectant moms focus on their own health and well-being so they can have healthier babies.
Car Seat Program Sanford Health 605-312-8390
Infant car seat is available to parents that meet certain requirements.
Car Seat Installation and checks along with car seats Fire Station 3
2820 S. Minnesota Avenue
9-11am each Saturday.
Car seat techs to assist you with instillation. Free car seats available, but you must provide proof of state assistance.
Car Seat Resources Sanford 5015 S. Western Avenue, Suite 120
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Car seat education and inspection, SD car seat distribution, and car seat rental
Center of Hope 1905 E. 8th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Winter clothing, bikes for work, faith ministry, nurse, computer for email/resume, phones
Child Abuse Reporting 877-244-0864
Intake Specialists will be available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. If reporting an emergency situation before 8 a.m., after 5 p.m., on the weekends, or during a holiday, please contact your local law enforcement.
Child Care Services Department of Social Services
Helps pay for daycare expenses when working or going to school. Income requirements.
Child Protection Services 811 E 10th St #3
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Investigations of child abuse and neglect. Adoptions, licensing of foster homes and day care centers.
Child Support Enforcement 811 E. 10 St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Responsible for location of absent parents, establishing support orders and enforcing support orders.
Children’s Home Shelter for Family Safety Sioux Falls, SD 57105
24 hour emergency shelter for women and children of domestic violence and child abuse/neglect.
CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) 811 E. 10th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Free health insurance for children under the age of 19. Coverage includes doctor, hospital, glasses, prescription drugs, dental, rehab/therapies, etc…
Compass Center
(Rape & Domestic violence)
1704 S. Cleveland Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
24 hour hotline for help of victims of rape and domestic violence. Temporary shelter, support groups and referrals.
Community Outreach 1915 E. 8th Street, Suite 105
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Assessment and referral for housing, legal aid, medical services, employment, education, financial assistance, rental assistance, utility assistance, vouchers for food, clothing, furniture, and gasoline
County Extention Expanded Food and Nutrition Sioux Falls Regional Center
2001 E 8th Street, Sioux Falls, SD
Educational program to help people gain knowledge and skills to stretch food dollars and have a healthier diet.
Dept of Labor One Stop Career Center 811 E. 10th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Job placement, unemployment insurance, resume, internet job search, and use of computers.
Department of Social Services-DSS 811 E. 10th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
TANF, Medicaid, Title 19, SNAP, baby care, CHIPS, LIF, child protection services, and foster care.
Dolly Parton Books Imagination Library Sioux Empire United Way
1000 N. West Ave., #120
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails free books to children from birth to age five in participating communities within the United States children from birth until they begin school.
East River Legal Services 335 N. Main Ave # 300
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
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Civil legal services to eligible, low income clients.
Falls Community Health 521 N. Main Ave.
Medical: 605-367-8793
Dental: 605-367-8022
Falls Community Health - City of Sioux Falls
Family practice medical and dental clinic. Sliding fee scale.
Family Visitation Center 2020 S. Norton Ave. #2835
Provides a safe and supportive environment for children to visit with non-custodial adults.
Feeding South Dakota 605-335-0364</a
A hunger relief organization providing food for people in our community in a number of ways.
First Step Counseling Services 4320 S. Louise Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
Low cost, community based intensive chemical dependency treatment program; including: information, referral, outpatient treatment, codependency treatment, counseling, and evaluations.
Food Giveaway by Faith Temple Church 605-332-2303
Each Friday at 4pm in the Nordstrom-Johnson building at the Sioux Empire Fairgrounds-100 N. Lyon Blvd. Free food for anyone 18 years of age and older. No restricions on age or frequency.
Food to You Mobile Food Pantry 605-336-3597
Mobile food pantry that may be utilized once a month by families and/or individuals. No referrals required. Site rotates each week; call for location.
Furniture Mission 209 N. Nesmith
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Provides recycled furniture and household goods-must have a referral from a community agency.
Head Start & Central Services Center 2205 N. Career Ave. Door B
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Comprehensive development program for children and families.Early childhood services include: Early Childhood Screening and Evaluation Center Screenings are available at no cost to children birth to age five living in the Sioux Falls School District boundaries.
211 HELPLINE 2817 S. Elmwood Avenue
Sioux Falls SD 57105
24-hour resource center service information, Download the app to your phone:
Heartland House 505 N. Western Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Transitional housing program families (must have children) experiencing homelessness. The goal is self sufficiency.
ICAP Head Start Prebirth-3 505 N. Western Ave.
Income based program providing child care from 6:30am-5:30pm. Parents must work 20 hours/week. The program is curriculum based based for 4 weeks old-3 years old.
Interlakes Community Action Partnership 505 N. Western Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Assists homeless families with deposit and with heat bills when funds are available. Weatherization assistance.
Kids and Kaboodle 1700 W. 33rd St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Quality used clothing.
Lourdes Center 523 N Duluth
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Grief and counseling services provided.
Low Income Energy Assistance Program 800-233-8503 or 605-773-3766
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Assists with heating costs; propane and fuel oil July 1-April 30; electric and gas Oct. 1-May 15
Lutheran Social Services Adoption/Birthparents Counseling 621 Presentation Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Assist birthparents in reaching decisions regarding their future and future of their child. Parenting and adoption options are explored. Adoption program provide options for couples experiencing infertility to pursue having a family.
Lutheran Social Services Consumer Credit Counseling Services 705 E 41st St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Helps with debt management.
Lutheran Social Services Housing Resource Center 705 E 41st St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
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Teaching low-income wage earners how to own a home. The tenant landlord-counseling program provides counseling and information on issues relating to renting.
Lutheran Social Services Refugee & Immigration 620 W. 18th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Assists in resettlement of refugees , employment training and English language instruction.
Medicaid Eligibility 811 E. 10th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Medical assistance program for certain low- income people who are aged, blind, disabled or members of families with children.
Minnehaha County Human Services 521 N. Main Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
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Emergency assistance for food, rent, utilities, transportation and medical needs.
Necessities for Neighbors Neighbors Peace Lutheran Church
5509 W. 41st St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
3-4pm, first Sunday of each month
New Horizons Adoption Agency 2500 W 49th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57109
Pre and post placement counseling support and services for birthparents and adoptive parents.
NU2U Thrift Store 3817 S. Western Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Helps families in need by providing 3 outfits twice a year.
Once Upon a Child 3804 S. Western Ave
Quality used clothing.
Project Awareness 310 S. 1st Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Community oriented alcohol and drug prevention, crisis intervention, and education. Counseling and referral services, which serves all ages.
Relationship University Volunteers of America 605-334-1414
Counseling services to promote personal wholeness in the lives and relationships.
Sioux Area Metro SAM Downtown Bus Stop-120 E. 11th St
City transportation. SAM provides three services for citizens of Sioux Falls.
SF Fire and Rescue 605-367-7174
2820 S. Minnesota Avenue
Fire Station 3
Car seat instillation and checks each Saturday from 9-11am. Must provide proof of state assistance.
SNAP-Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program 811 E. 10th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Supplemental food program that enables eligible households to obtain a more nutritious diet. Income, resources and household size determines eligibility.
St. Francis House 210 N. Sherman
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Temporary over night shelter for men, women, and children.
St. Vincent DePaul 431 N. Cliff Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 5710
Provides affordable clothing and furniture.
St. Vincent DePaul Diaper Bank 431 N. Cliff Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
1st/ 2nd/3rd week of the month: 9:00am - 11:00am Wed./ Sat. No distribution the last week of the monthbring Dakota ID, Medicaid, Social Sec. or birth certificate for each child must be present.
SD Department of Labor 811 E. 10th St., Dept. 41
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Job listings, job placement and employment training.
TANF (Temporary Assistance For Needy Families) 811 E. 10th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
TANF is a temporary public assistance program. The focus is to help families to help them selves and move from welfare to work by promoting family responsibility and encourage self-sufficiency through work.
Teddy Bear Den 500 S. Main
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Education incentive based program for limited income pregnant women.
VOA Chemical Dependency Services for Youth 1401 W. 51st St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Inpatient, outpatient, and aftercare treatment for youth with chemical abuse/addiction issues.
Union Gospel Mission 701 E 8th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Temporary lodging, meals, clothing, and spiritual counseling.
Urban Indian Health (SD) 1200 N W Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Transportation for in town medical appointments. Provides medical services for women and teens on Thursday mornings. Referrals for food, lodging, and clothing.
USD Dental Clinic 521 N. Main Ave., Suite 202
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
The clinic provides dental exams, x-rays, cleanings, and fillings.
WIC 4101 W. 38th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
A supplemental nutrition program that provides nutrition education, food and access to other health care needs. Income guidelines.

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