Emergency Services

Loving Bottoms Diaper Bank provides diapers to social service organizations and government agencies (such as schools) that are already helping families in need through comprehensive programs and services. Loving Bottoms Diaper Bank has found that distributing diapers in this way ensures they reach those who need them most. It also provides partnering organizations a resource – diapers – they are not normally able to provide, increasing the services they can offer.

The Head Start program is a national program that promotes school readiness of low-income children by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development through the provision of health, educational, nutritional, social, family, parent involvement and other services that are determined, based on family needs assessments, to be necessary.

Bridgeway, Inc is a comprehensive human services organization providing a wide array of services for people of all ages and all abilities so that each and every individual that we serve can improve their quality of life, can achieve their dreams and achieve their goals.

The Center for Youth & Family Solutions provides a full range of human services to people from all circumstances. Our mission reflects a belief in the enduring strength, creativity and perseverance of the human spirit. The same core values that guided us during the creation of the Center serve as a beacon of hope as we continue to partner with families and communities across the state to solve the many challenges in the family life cycle in modern society. The services offered in the Galesburg branch office are:
Adoption
Counseling
Foster Care

The mission of Safe Harbor Family Crisis Center is to support and respond to the needs of survivors of domestic violence and their dependents in an effort to avoid further abuse.

Safe Harbor Family Crisis Center is a non-profit community agency that provides confidential help to individuals who are experiencing violence (in all its forms)in their relationships.

The following services are provided:

The Office of General Assistance offers financial help to qualifying adults that do not have dependent children, in order to help pay rent, utilities, basic household necessities. Rental assistance can only be paid to those landlords who have properties that are registered with the City of Galesburg. Applicants and recipients will be expected to look for gainful employment, complete training assignments and participate in workfare activities. Applicants that are mentally or physically disabled must provide medical documentation to be exempt from the community work program.

Eligibility: Older persons 60 and over and persons with disabilities.
Area Served: McDonough, Bureau, Henderson, Henry, Knox, LaSalle, Mercer, Putnam, Rock Island and Warren Counties.

Services Provided: Services available include: Information and Assistance, Outreach Services, Home Delivered Meals, Congregate Meals, Transportation, Senior Health Assistance Programs, and information for family caregivers and grandparents raising grandchildren.