Polk County Community, Family & Youth Services


Polk County Opens 2nd Food Pantry on April 3, 2017

Polk County and the Des Moines Area Religious Council (DMARC) opened the Northside Food Pantry located at 3010 Sixth Avenue on April 3rd.  The new food Pantry is adjacent to the newly located Northside Senior Center. 

Once per calendar month, individuals and families in Polk County can receive a three-day supply of healthy, nutritional food and other essential non-food items.

Food is distributed soley to those in need without income being a consideration. 

For further information contact Missy Wells. 

Polk County Northside Food Pantry
3010 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA
(515) 286-2220

Contact Us

Community & Family Division
Polk County River Place
2309 Euclid Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50310

Youth Services Division
Juvenile Detention 515-286-3344
Centralized Intake 515-286-3350
1548 Hull Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50316