Fort Dodge Resources


DART (Dodger Area Rapid Transit System) Bus/MIDAS Bus

DART is the public transportation system for the City of Fort Dodge. DART regularly schedules 6 routes in Fort Dodge.This is a flagging system, meaning riders stand along the route and signal to the bus they would like to be picked up. DART fares vary by the service. The fixed route price is $1.50 for adults and $1 for students and senior citizens. Monthly passes are sold too. For more information about schedules, routes, maps and additional services please visit the website or call. 

Categories :   Transportation

Phone Number :   515.573.8145

Address :   530 1st Ave S, Fort Dodge

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Services :   Transportation

Dayton Food Pantry

Supplies food to patrons living in the following towns: Dayton, Burnside, Boxholm, Pilot Mound, Harcourt, Lehigh, Frazer, Lanyon.


3rd Saturday of every month: 10:00am-11:30am Assistance up to once a month

Categories :   Food Pantries

Phone Number :   515.547.2405

Address :   Emanuel Lutheran Church, 208 2nd Ave NW, Dayton

Services :   Food Assistance, Food Pantry

Deercreek Apartments

Deercreek Apartments offer affordable living for persons age 62 and over and/or having a disability. Features include an entrance security system, community room, congregate meals on site, chapel and hair salon. Rent is based upon a percentage of the household's monthly adjusted income.

Categories :   Housing & Shelter, Senior Citizens

Phone Number :   515.573.7751

Address :   700 S 17th St, Fort Dodge

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Contact Person :   Debbie Pickett

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Services :   Assistance in Paying for Private Housing, Housing, Senior Citizens

Dodger Academy

Dodger Academy provides a safe after school program for Fort Dodge Elementary students supporting working families, emphasizing improvement of reading and math skills and encouraging student success.

Categories :   After-School Programs, Youth Activities

Phone Number :   515.574.5863

Address :   515.574.5863

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Contact Person :   Erin Brookshire

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Services :   After-School Program, Education

Domestic/Sexual Assault Outreach Center (D/SAOC or DSAOC)

Offers safety, support, and hope to adult and child victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, violent crimes, and loved ones of homicide victims.

Categories :   Crisis/Emergency Information, Family Services, Housing & Shelter

Phone Number :   515.955.2273

Address :   PO Box 773, Fort Dodge

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Contact Person :   Brenda McBride

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Services :   Crisis Intervention, Crisis Shelter for Individuals Fleeing Domestic Violence or Sexual Assault, Emergency Shelter, Volunteering