Community Resources

Helplines

AA Meetings
319-752-7204

ADDS-Alcohol & Drug Dependency Services
319-753-6567

Area Education Agency # 16
319-753-6561

AIDS CDC National Hotline 
TTY/TDD 1-800-342-2437

AIDS Hotline
IOWA 1-800-997-5559

AIDS Hotline
IOWA-Spanish 1-800-344-7432

Alcoholism & Drug Dependence, National Council on 
1-800-622-2255

Alcohol-Drug Treatment Referral Network, National
1-800-996-3784

Alzheimer’s Association
1-800-272-3900

Alzheimer’s Association
LOCAL 319-208-0271

Alzheimer’s & Related Disorders
1-800-272-2900

American Cancer Society
1-800-227-2345

American Heart Association
1-800-242-8721

American Lung Association of Iowa 
1-800-586-4872

Better Business Bureau 
563-355-6344 or 515-243-8137

Birth Certificates
Des Moines County Recorders Office
319-753-8221

Marriage Certificates
Des Moines County Recorders Office
319-753-8221

Burlington City Hall
319-753-8124

Development and Inspections: 319-753-8151
Building Inspector: 319-753-8135 or 319-753-8175
Housing Inspector:319-753-8172
Nuisance Inspector: 319-753-8142 or 319-753-8139

Burlington Driver’s License Station
319-754-8767

Bureau of Vital Statistics 
515-281-4944

Burlington Waterworks
319-754-6501

Buses of Burlington
319-753-8162

CDC Workplace Safety and Health Topics
1-800-232-4636

Center for Missing & Exploited Children, National

1-800-843-5678

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, Workplace 
Helpline 1-800-662-4357 or 1-800-967-5752

Child Abuse Council
309-786-1466 ext. 112

Child Abuse Hotline, National
1-800-422-4453

Child Support Recovery Unit
319-753-6322

Child Care Resource
Referral Toll Free: 866-324-3236 OR 563-324-3236

Civil Rights Commision

319-753-8178 or 1-800-457-4416

Community Services 
319-754-8556

Community Health Center -Dental 
319-752-5540

Community Health Center-Medical
319-768-5858

COMPASS, Iowa (for disabled and their families)
1-800-779-2001

Cybertip Hotline (exploitation of childrenon internet & missing children) 
1-800-843-5678

Department of Human Services- DHS
319-754-4622

Department of Inspections
319-753-8175

Des Moines County Animal Control 
319-753-8371

Des Moines County Assessor
319-753-8224

Des Moines County Attorney
319-753-8209

Des Moines County Auditor
319-753-8232

Des Moines County Clerk of Court:
Associate Court: 319-753-8242
District Court: 319-753-8262

Des Moines County Conservation
319-753-8260

Des Moines County Emergency Management
319-753-8206

Des Moines County Humane Society
319-753-8389

Des Moines County Jail
319-753-8275

Des Moines County Juvenile Court Services
319-753-8281

Des Moines County Motor Vehicle Department
319-753-8273

Des Moines County Public Health
319-753-8290

Des Moines County Sheriff
319-753-8212

Des Moines County Treasurer’s Office
319-753-8269

Des Moines County Veteran’s Affairs
319-752-7171

DNA Diagnostics-DNA Testing
1-800-362-2368

Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-7233

Domestic Violence Alternative, Marshalltown, IA
1-800-799-3512

Domestic Violence Shelter, Des Moines County
319-752-4475

Equal Opportunity Employer 
1-800-669-4000

Families Extension Answer Line (ISU-home and family questions) 
1-800-262-3804

Foundation II Crisis Line, 24 hrs/day (full service crisis line)

1-800-332-4224

Gambling Hotline
1-800-238-7633

Girls and Boys Town Hotline
1-800-448-3000

Goodwill
319-208-0060

Great River Medical Center
319-768-1000

Great River Quick Care
319-768-4320

Healthy Families (prenatal health care) 
1-800-369-2229

Home Delivered Meals
319-752-5433

Homeless Shelter
319-754-6791

Housing Options

IDPH – Iowa Department of Public Health in Des Moines, IA
1-866-227-9878

Insurance Commissioner of Iowa
1-877-955-1212

Internal Revenue Service (IRS-Federal Income Tax Info) 
1-800-829-1040

Iowa Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
319-753-2231

Iowa Emergency Crisis Hotlines & Helplines

Iowa Family Caregiver Website
1-866-468-7887

Iowa-Illinois Safety Council
515-276-4724 or 1-800-568-2495

Iowa Occupational Safety & Health Division of Labor
515-281-5387 or 1-800-562-4692

Iowa OSHA
515-281-8066 / 515-284-4794

Iowa Substance Abuse Information Center
1-800-247-0614

Iowa Weather & Road Conditions
1-800-288-1047

Iowa Workforce Center
319-753-1674 or 1-800-642-4032

Job Corps
319-753-6499

Lead Poisoning
1-800-972-2026

Legal Aid
1-800-272-0008

Low Rent Housing
319-752-4042

Medicare/Social Security Office
319-752-6322

Medicare Hotline
1-800-633-4227

MOLD questions
1-515-281-8561

Narcotics Hotline (report suspected meth labs)
1-800-532-0052

National Crisis Hotline
1-800-521-7128

National Safety Council
1-800-621-7615

National Youth Crisis Hotline
1-800-448-4663

OSHA
515-281-8066

Planned Parenthood
319-753-2281 or 1-877-811-7526

Quitline Iowa (quit smoking)
1-800-822-6879

Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN) 
1-800-656-4673

Regional Housing
319-753-5109

Regional Transit (Bus to Iowa City)
319-753-0193

RVAP (Rape Victim Advocacy Program)
1-800-228-1625

Sexual Abuse Hotline
1-800-284-7821

Social Security Hotline and Administration
1-866-338-4183

Social Security Disability (SSDI) Info
1-866-338-4183

Southeast Iowa Regional Planning Commission
319-753-5107

Special Needs Foundation
319-752-8711
Madison & Harrison Avenues

Student Mental Health Resources

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) 
1-866-338-4183

Substance Abuse Information Center, IOWA 
1-800-247-0614

TMS (Transportation Management Group)
866-572-7662

Teen Line
1-800-443-8336

Translator Services
319-931-5855

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
1-800-777-8442

Veterans Services
319-753-1671

Veterans of Vietnam War
1-800-843-8626

Weather & Road Information
Iowa Department of Transportation Travelers Info
1-800-288-1047

Weatherization
319-753-5597

WIC – Women, Infants and Children
319-753-0193 or 319-754-8283

Workforce Center
319-753-1674 or 1-800-642-4032

Young House Family Services 
319-752-4000

Youth Crisis Hotline
1-800-448-4663

Iowa Concerns Hotline

800.447.1985

POISON CONTROL CENTER 

1-800-222-1222
24 hours a day / 7 days a week

Foundation II Crisis Line

1-800-332-4224
24 hours /day
Full Service Crisis Line for General Problems, Family Issues, Financial Issues, Abuse, Rape, suicide, Etc.

Teen Health Hotline

800.443.8336