Fort Dodge Resources


Gateway to Discovery

Gateway to Discovery is a nonprofit organization that has established a two-year residential faith-based recovery program to support women in their rise from the depths of chemical addiction, homelessness and related struggles. It offers a long-term sanctuary as a haven from the social, psychological and economic factors that drive women to desperate means for survival--along with an array of support services and educational opportunities, at no cost to them. They learn social and other life skills crucial to maintaining sobriety and becoming independent contributing members of society. It is based on the simple premise that "Love Changes Lives.

Categories :   Housing & Shelter, Substance Abuse Services

Phone Number :   515.302.8162

Address :   PO Box 432, Fort Dodge

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Contact Person :   Carmen Clavin, Program Director

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Gene Giraffe Project

Gene Giraffe Project is a 501c3 charity devoted to raising awareness, and providing funds for rare and inherited diseased children and families. We devote our time to providing awareness for rare diseases and providing help for families who endure long hospital visits due to rare diseases.

Categories :   Education, Family Services, Financial Assistance, Foundations

Phone Number :   5155710228

Address :   206 2nd Street PO Box 174

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Contact Person :   Doug Passow

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General Store

The General Store in Fort Dodge is a part of One Vision.  Sales from gently used items at the store go to support services provided by One Vision to over 500 individuals in north-central Iowa.

Categories :   Clothing & Household Items

Phone Number :   515.573.2272

Address :   12 N 25th St, Fort Dodge

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Contact Person :   Shelby Fleming

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Genesis Mental Health Associates LLC

Outpatient mental health assessment, counseling and medication management for children, families, couples and adults.

Categories :   Mental Health Services

Phone Number :   515.576.6441

Address :   1218 Central Ave, Fort Dodge

Contact Person :   LeAnn Rider-Hildreth, LISW

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Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa

Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa serves nearly 14,000 girls and more than 4,000 adults. Their goal is to empower girls and provide them with the leadership skills they need to develop their full individual potential. Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa is comprised of 70 counties, including 67 in central and western Iowa, one county in Nebraska and two counties in South Dakota. Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place. To volunteer, reconnect, donate, or join, visit

Categories :   Youth Activities

Phone Number :   515.573.8141

Address :   822 Central Ave, Ste 203, Fort Dodge

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Contact Person :   Michelle Carlson

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Goodwill of the Great Plains

Goodwill provides both retail and mission services. Mission services in Fort Dodge include the Youth Employment Services (YES), Community Based Employment Services, and the Ticket-to-Work Program. Each program provides employment services to individuals with disabilities

Categories :   Clothing & Household Items, Employment Services

Phone Number :   515.955.4688

Address :   2735 5th Ave S, Fort Dodge

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Contact Person :   Maria Weydert

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Grace Counseling & Consulting, LLC

At Grace Counseling & Consulting I can provide a helpful, non-biased and biblical perspective on the issues concerning you. At Grace Counseling & Consulting I am committed to providing inclusive mental health care to assist you every step of the way. I will nurture your heart and help you create more positive relationships and environments in your life.

Categories :   Mental Health Services

Phone Number :   515-206-1662

Address :   805 Central Avenue, Suite 300 Fort Dodge, Iowa 5050

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Contact Person :   Dr. Jim Seward,LMHC

Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance

Resources including career opportunities, job training, economic development, business opportunities and more.

Categories :   Employment Services, Job Training

Phone Number :   515.955.5500

Address :   24 N 9th St, Ste A, Fort Dodge

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