211 General Assistance
Food, funding, and shelter
Dial 2-1-1, text your zip code to 899211 or visit 211iowa.org
Johnson County Emergency Management
Self-report any damages that occurred during the severe storm here.
Linn County Emergency Management Agency
See website for information on shelters, debris removal & what towns in Linn county are doing to respond to the storm needs.
Iowa Disaster Assistant Programs – Food Assistance Replacement & Iowa Individual Disaster Assistance Grant Program
Disaster Case Management
Note: Make sure you’re keeping your receipts from disaster expenses (& pictures) for possible future assistance from feds.
CommUnity Crisis Center & Food Pantry
Coralville Community Food Pantry
North Liberty Community Pantry
If you are struggling and need to talk with someone.
Red Cross – Serving Iowa
Can provide temporary lodging and meals.
1-800-RED-CROSS and press 0 to speak with a representative
Iowa Department of Human Services
Disaster assistance programs, such as food assistance replacement.
United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties
Disaster resource page has updated information and resources for those impacted by the Derecho storm in Johnson and Washington Counties.
Iowa Derecho Storm Facebook Page
Over 18,000 citizens requesting and sharing recovery resources.
Also check your city’s website for additional information and resources:
City of Iowa City Recovery & Cleanup Information
City of Coralville Cleanup Information
City of North Liberty Cleanup Information
City of Cedar Rapids Storm Damage Response
IF YOU WANT TO GIVE ASSISTANCE:
Donate Your Dollars:
United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties has opened their local Community Disaster Relief Fund, which will distribute support for individuals and families in crisis. Donate here.
Dream City is in need of donations to fund providing food, supplies, and a safe space to vulnerable families in need. Donate here.
Coralville Community Food Pantry is coordinating meals for residents. Donate here.
Linn Community Food Bank is giving away bags of food, frozen meat and milk vouchers. Donate here.
Horizons Meals on Wheels for Linn County is coordinating meals for residents. Donate here.
Donate Your Time:
United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties Volunteer Portal
United Way of East Central Iowa Volunteer Information
Dream City is collecting food donations to serve those in need. Please drop off food between 5p and 8p this evening at 611 Southgate Avenue, Iowa City, IA 52240. For more information visit the Dream City Facebook page.
MidAmerican Energy – Outage Map
Alliant Energy – Outage Map
Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives – Outage Map