*** Food pantries continue to be available at both locations during our regular hours during the coronavirus situation. No appointment is necessary. No-contact procedures are in place to safeguard the health of clients and volunteers during this time. A full pantry will be provided.
*** The Free Store items at both locations are displayed outdoors as weather permits due to the coronavirus situation. Requests for coats and specific items are taken by volunteers at the door or outside.
**If Council Bluffs schools are closed due to bad weather, then both locations of Care and Share House are closed that day.
**Care and Share House is always in need of plastic grocery bags for our food pantries and the free stores. Please drop off plastic grocery bags at either location during our open hours.
**Care and Share House is in particular need of canned dinners such as Spaghettio’s, boxed dinners such as Tuna Helper and Hamburger Helper, canned soup, and tuna at this time.
**Care and Share House is in particular need of men’s gently used clothing including sweatshirts, t-shirts, jeans, coats, socks, and shoes as well as all types of children’s clothing. There is also always a need for household items including sheets, towels, kitchen items, and decorative items.
**Due to the variable schedules of our volunteers, Care and Share House is in need of new volunteers to help with a variety of tasks. Volunteers with basic computer skills are needed to welcome and complete intake procedures for clients. Volunteers are needed to sort and display clothing and items in the free stores, and volunteers are needed to fill pantries for clients as well. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in becoming involved at Care and Share House.