Aging Resources of Central Iowa
Offers community, nutrition and case management services as well as access to community resources. Agency contracts with local providers to help provide services to individuals living in a community setting to allow them to remain in the least restrictive environment.
5835 Grand Ave., Suite #106
Des Moines, IA 50312
Office Phone: 515-255-1310
Toll Free: 800-747-5352
Alzheimer’s Association (Greater Iowa Chapter)
Provides services and support to individuals, families, and care partners through the advancement of research, enhancing care and support for all affected by the disease, and reducing the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
1730 28th St.
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Services include: home delivered meals, on-site meals in Colfax, Monroe, and Newton; holiday, emergency and weekend meals, and Iowa Farmer’s Market. Participants are encouraged to donate for their meals based on income.
2401 1st Ave E
Newton, IA 50208
Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
RSVP develops a variety of opportunities for volunteers age 55+ who are willing to share their experience, abilities and skills for the betterment of their community and themselves. Volunteers have opportunities to be involved with the Heart Literacy Program helping elementary students with reading, providing transportation for citizens to vital appointments, the Tax Assistance Program helps eligible citizens prepare tax forms, warning siren monthly reporters, as well as additional opportunities with Jasper County Elderly Nutrition, Neal Smith Wildlife Refuge and many more.
ISU Extension Office
550 N 2nd Ave W
Newton, IA 50208