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Our Services & Programs:

Community Food Pantry

This program provides those in need around Tazewell County with grocery parcels to help with food insecurity, or simply support those in need of one-time assistance.


Food pantry services are available for those who make an appointment but walk-in emergencies are also met, as needed. Use the information below if you're in need of food assistance:

Appointments are held on:

Tuesdays & Thursdays / 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Make your appointment by calling 309-346-3010


 Proof of address is required

Clients can access food pantry services once every 30 days

       


Click Below for Directions to our Facilities:

243 Derby St. Pekin, IL 61554

Please contact us with any questions you have about our Food Pantry program


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Rust Transitional Center

The Rust Transitional Center & Homeless Shelter provides a safe and welcome place for those dealing with sudden or long-term home insecurity in Tazewell County.


The Rust Transitional Center is open 24/7 for homeless individuals (based off capacity)

For More Information Please Call: 309-478-7878


  Clients of our Case Management Programming in need of shelter assistance are placed in the Rust Transitional Center. Contact our offices to learn more about these services.

          


  Click Below for Directions to the Rust Transitional Center:

235 Derby St. Pekin, IL 61554

Please contact us with any questions you have about our Shelter Program/Services


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Emergency Financial Support

The Pekin 360 Life Center offers assistance to those facing challenges with financial costs across Tazewell County. Services are based off current funding amounts and so these can be subject to change throughout the year.


Financial Needs Supported:

  • Water Utilities
  • Sewage/Wastewater Utilities
  • Rental & Mortgage Bills

Other financial funding for specific needs may be available on a case by case basis


Individuals in need of emergency financial support can schedule an appointment by calling our offices during business hours: 309-346-3010

Required documents for clients of these services:

  • Photo ID
  • Proof of Income
  • Evidence of Late Notice/Financial Hardships
  • Other Documents May be Requested for Special Cases

            


  Click Below for Directions to our Facilities:

243 Derby St. Pekin, IL 61554

Please contact us with any questions you have about our Financial Assistance Services


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Seasonal Programs & Services

Special annual services and programs help our Tazewell communities with specific needs such as warm clothing for cold months and Christmas assistance.


   

 

  

 

Christmas Assistance:

Beginning in November the Pekin 360 Life Center offers seasonal support for local families seeking help with holiday challenges such as providing Christmas gifts for children.

Call our offices to learn more details and apply: 309-346-3010

2022 Sign Up Dates:

  • November 1st - 3rd
  • November 7th - 10th
  • November 14th - 17th

8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. every day

Required Documents to Apply:

  • Photo ID
  • Proof of address
  • Link Card
  • Proof of guardianship for all children requesting items for Christmas

Coats For Kids & Adults Program:

Typically runs from October - February, but depends on how long/short cold weather lasts.

Call our offices at 309-346-3010 or contact us online with any questions

Required Documents to Apply:

  • Photo ID

      

        

            


  Click Below for Directions to our Facilities:

243 Derby St. Pekin, IL 61554

Please contact us with any questions you have about our Seasonal & Holiday programs or services


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The Salvation Army 360 Life Centers

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