Doorstep, Inc. Emergency Assistance

Address

1119 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS 66604

(785) 357-5341

http://www.doorsteptopeka.org

Description:

TEMPORARY COVID-19: We will continue to offer food orders by phone intake only, with client pick-up.
This week we will also offer prescriptions and dental vouchers by phone intake only.
Calls will be taken from 9am !€“ 1pm each day. Food must be picked up by 2pm.

To provide emergency services to people in need and/or experiencing a crisis in their lives who need a little help. Services include: food, clothing, rent, utilities (gas, electric water), prescription, dental (limited) and transportation (gas voucher/bus tickets - in city only) assistance. Food Assistance available every 8 weeks; Clothing available once every two weeks; Rent and Utility Assistance available ONE time in 12 months from any agency as funds are available; Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance available TWO times in 12 months from any agency. Transportation in the form of gas vouchers and city bus tickets for travel to work, job interviews and medical appointments. Dental assistance limited to one time. Will pay to have tooth pulled or enrollment fee for dental clinic as funds are available.

Hours:

Office: 8 am - 3 pm, Mon - Fri. Food & Emergency Services: 9 am - 1 :45 pm, Mon - Fri. Clothing: 9 am - 1:45 pm, Tues - Fri.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Date of Official Change:

January 14, 2020

Employer ID:

480734624

Year Incorporated:

1966

Address Listings

Mailing

1119 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS 66604

Physical (Primary)

1119 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS 66604

Contacts

Lisa Cain

Primary Contact

Executive Director

(785) 357-5341

lisa@doorstepinc.com

Carrie Allen

Associate Director

(785) 357-5341

carrie@doorstepinc.com

Phone Numbers

Main

(785) 357-5341

Fax

(785) 232-4865

Special Notes/Funding

Grants, Member Congregations, United Way, Fundraisers, Businesses, City, County, and Individuals.

Description

To provide emergency services to people in need and/or experiencing a crisis in their lives who need a little help. Services include: food, clothing, rent, utilities (gas, electric water), prescription, dental (limited) and transportation (gas voucher/bus tickets - in city only) assistance. Food Assistance available every 8 weeks; Clothing available once every two weeks; Rent and Utility Assistance available ONE time in 12 months from any agency as funds are available; Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance available TWO times in 12 months from any agency. Transportation in the form of gas vouchers and city bus tickets for travel to work, job interviews and medical appointments. Dental assistance limited to one time. Will pay to have tooth pulled or enrollment fee for dental clinic as funds are available.

Hours

Office: 8 am - 3 pm, Mon - Fri. Food & Emergency Services: 9 am - 1 :45 pm, Mon - Fri. Clothing: 9 am - 1:45 pm, Tues - Fri.

Eligibility

Food assistance is once every 8 weeks from wherever you received it last. Clothing is every 2 weeks. Rent and utility assistance is one time in 12 months wherever you received it last. Prescription assistance is two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart and a total maximum $150. Dental vouchers are one per person. Gas vouchers and City bus tickets are two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart, must show proof of employment or medical appointments.

Fees

Doorstep has no fees for our emergency services.

Intake Procedure

For all services except clothing you will need social security cards for all household members. You only need one for the clothing bank. A volunteer will fill out an intake for the services you are requesting if we have them that day. You will be checked for eligibility via the ClientTrack computer system. If you are eligible, you will fill out the Topeka Resource Checklist and once completed, you will be interviewed by a staff member for services.

Languages

English and limited Spanish.

Service Area

Primarily Shawnee County. Depends on grant guidelines

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

  • Kansas
    • Shawnee County
    Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (LH-5100.1700) and related services within the Service Tree.

    Special Notes/Funding

    Grants, Member Congregations, United Way, Fundraisers, Businesses, City, County, and Individuals.

    Description

    To provide emergency services to people in need and/or experiencing a crisis in their lives who need a little help. Services include: food, clothing, rent, utilities (gas, electric water), prescription, dental (limited) and transportation (gas voucher/bus tickets - in city only) assistance. Food Assistance available every 8 weeks; Clothing available once every two weeks; Rent and Utility Assistance available ONE time in 12 months from any agency as funds are available; Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance available TWO times in 12 months from any agency. Transportation in the form of gas vouchers and city bus tickets for travel to work, job interviews and medical appointments. Dental assistance limited to one time. Will pay to have tooth pulled or enrollment fee for dental clinic as funds are available.

    Hours

    Office: 8 am - 3 pm, Mon - Fri. Food & Emergency Services: 9 am - 1 :45 pm, Mon - Fri. Clothing: 9 am - 1:45 pm, Tues - Fri.

    Eligibility

    Food assistance is once every 8 weeks from wherever you received it last. Clothing is every 2 weeks. Rent and utility assistance is one time in 12 months wherever you received it last. Prescription assistance is two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart and a total maximum $150. Dental vouchers are one per person. Gas vouchers and City bus tickets are two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart, must show proof of employment or medical appointments.

    Fees

    Doorstep has no fees for our emergency services.

    Intake Procedure

    For all services except clothing you will need social security cards for all household members. You only need one for the clothing bank. A volunteer will fill out an intake for the services you are requesting if we have them that day. You will be checked for eligibility via the ClientTrack computer system. If you are eligible, you will fill out the Topeka Resource Checklist and once completed, you will be interviewed by a staff member for services.

    Languages

    English and limited Spanish.

    Service Area

    Primarily Shawnee County. Depends on grant guidelines

    Geography Served

      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

    • Kansas
      • Shawnee County
      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BD-1800.2000) and related services within the Service Tree.

      Special Notes/Funding

      Grants, Member Congregations, United Way, Fundraisers, Businesses, City, County, and Individuals.

      Description

      To provide emergency services to people in need and/or experiencing a crisis in their lives who need a little help. Services include: food, clothing, rent, utilities (gas, electric water), prescription, dental (limited) and transportation (gas voucher/bus tickets - in city only) assistance. Food Assistance available every 8 weeks; Clothing available once every two weeks; Rent and Utility Assistance available ONE time in 12 months from any agency as funds are available; Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance available TWO times in 12 months from any agency. Transportation in the form of gas vouchers and city bus tickets for travel to work, job interviews and medical appointments. Dental assistance limited to one time. Will pay to have tooth pulled or enrollment fee for dental clinic as funds are available.

      Hours

      Office: 8 am - 3 pm, Mon - Fri. Food & Emergency Services: 9 am - 1 :45 pm, Mon - Fri. Clothing: 9 am - 1:45 pm, Tues - Fri.

      Eligibility

      Food assistance is once every 8 weeks from wherever you received it last. Clothing is every 2 weeks. Rent and utility assistance is one time in 12 months wherever you received it last. Prescription assistance is two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart and a total maximum $150. Dental vouchers are one per person. Gas vouchers and City bus tickets are two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart, must show proof of employment or medical appointments.

      Fees

      Doorstep has no fees for our emergency services.

      Intake Procedure

      For all services except clothing you will need social security cards for all household members. You only need one for the clothing bank. A volunteer will fill out an intake for the services you are requesting if we have them that day. You will be checked for eligibility via the ClientTrack computer system. If you are eligible, you will fill out the Topeka Resource Checklist and once completed, you will be interviewed by a staff member for services.

      Languages

      English and limited Spanish.

      Service Area

      Primarily Shawnee County. Depends on grant guidelines

      Geography Served

        If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

      • Kansas
        • Shawnee County
        Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BM-6500.1500-250) and related services within the Service Tree.

        Special Notes/Funding

        Grants, Member Congregations, United Way, Fundraisers, Businesses, City, County, and Individuals.

        Description

        To provide emergency services to people in need and/or experiencing a crisis in their lives who need a little help. Services include: food, clothing, rent, utilities (gas, electric water), prescription, dental (limited) and transportation (gas voucher/bus tickets - in city only) assistance. Food Assistance available every 8 weeks; Clothing available once every two weeks; Rent and Utility Assistance available ONE time in 12 months from any agency as funds are available; Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance available TWO times in 12 months from any agency. Transportation in the form of gas vouchers and city bus tickets for travel to work, job interviews and medical appointments. Dental assistance limited to one time. Will pay to have tooth pulled or enrollment fee for dental clinic as funds are available.

        Hours

        Office: 8 am - 3 pm, Mon - Fri. Food & Emergency Services: 9 am - 1 :45 pm, Mon - Fri. Clothing: 9 am - 1:45 pm, Tues - Fri.

        Eligibility

        Food assistance is once every 8 weeks from wherever you received it last. Clothing is every 2 weeks. Rent and utility assistance is one time in 12 months wherever you received it last. Prescription assistance is two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart and a total maximum $150. Dental vouchers are one per person. Gas vouchers and City bus tickets are two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart, must show proof of employment or medical appointments.

        Fees

        Doorstep has no fees for our emergency services.

        Intake Procedure

        For all services except clothing you will need social security cards for all household members. You only need one for the clothing bank. A volunteer will fill out an intake for the services you are requesting if we have them that day. You will be checked for eligibility via the ClientTrack computer system. If you are eligible, you will fill out the Topeka Resource Checklist and once completed, you will be interviewed by a staff member for services.

        Languages

        English and limited Spanish.

        Service Area

        Primarily Shawnee County. Depends on grant guidelines

        Geography Served

          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

        • Kansas
          • Shawnee County
          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (LH-5100.6500) and related services within the Service Tree.

          Special Notes/Funding

          Grants, Member Congregations, United Way, Fundraisers, Businesses, City, County, and Individuals.

          Description

          To provide emergency services to people in need and/or experiencing a crisis in their lives who need a little help. Services include: food, clothing, rent, utilities (gas, electric water), prescription, dental (limited) and transportation (gas voucher/bus tickets - in city only) assistance. Food Assistance available every 8 weeks; Clothing available once every two weeks; Rent and Utility Assistance available ONE time in 12 months from any agency as funds are available; Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance available TWO times in 12 months from any agency. Transportation in the form of gas vouchers and city bus tickets for travel to work, job interviews and medical appointments. Dental assistance limited to one time. Will pay to have tooth pulled or enrollment fee for dental clinic as funds are available.

          Hours

          Office: 8 am - 3 pm, Mon - Fri. Food & Emergency Services: 9 am - 1 :45 pm, Mon - Fri. Clothing: 9 am - 1:45 pm, Tues - Fri.

          Eligibility

          Food assistance is once every 8 weeks from wherever you received it last. Clothing is every 2 weeks. Rent and utility assistance is one time in 12 months wherever you received it last. Prescription assistance is two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart and a total maximum $150. Dental vouchers are one per person. Gas vouchers and City bus tickets are two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart, must show proof of employment or medical appointments.

          Fees

          Doorstep has no fees for our emergency services.

          Intake Procedure

          For all services except clothing you will need social security cards for all household members. You only need one for the clothing bank. A volunteer will fill out an intake for the services you are requesting if we have them that day. You will be checked for eligibility via the ClientTrack computer system. If you are eligible, you will fill out the Topeka Resource Checklist and once completed, you will be interviewed by a staff member for services.

          Languages

          English and limited Spanish.

          Service Area

          Primarily Shawnee County. Depends on grant guidelines

          Geography Served

            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

          • Kansas
            • Shawnee County
            Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BH-3800.7000) and related services within the Service Tree.

            Special Notes/Funding

            Grants, Member Congregations, United Way, Fundraisers, Businesses, City, County, and Individuals.

            Description

            To provide emergency services to people in need and/or experiencing a crisis in their lives who need a little help. Services include: food, clothing, rent, utilities (gas, electric water), prescription, dental (limited) and transportation (gas voucher/bus tickets - in city only) assistance. Food Assistance available every 8 weeks; Clothing available once every two weeks; Rent and Utility Assistance available ONE time in 12 months from any agency as funds are available; Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance available TWO times in 12 months from any agency. Transportation in the form of gas vouchers and city bus tickets for travel to work, job interviews and medical appointments. Dental assistance limited to one time. Will pay to have tooth pulled or enrollment fee for dental clinic as funds are available.

            Hours

            Office: 8 am - 3 pm, Mon - Fri. Food & Emergency Services: 9 am - 1 :45 pm, Mon - Fri. Clothing: 9 am - 1:45 pm, Tues - Fri.

            Eligibility

            Food assistance is once every 8 weeks from wherever you received it last. Clothing is every 2 weeks. Rent and utility assistance is one time in 12 months wherever you received it last. Prescription assistance is two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart and a total maximum $150. Dental vouchers are one per person. Gas vouchers and City bus tickets are two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart, must show proof of employment or medical appointments.

            Fees

            Doorstep has no fees for our emergency services.

            Intake Procedure

            For all services except clothing you will need social security cards for all household members. You only need one for the clothing bank. A volunteer will fill out an intake for the services you are requesting if we have them that day. You will be checked for eligibility via the ClientTrack computer system. If you are eligible, you will fill out the Topeka Resource Checklist and once completed, you will be interviewed by a staff member for services.

            Languages

            English and limited Spanish.

            Service Area

            Primarily Shawnee County. Depends on grant guidelines

            Geography Served

              If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

            • Kansas
              • Shawnee County
              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BT-8300) and related services within the Service Tree.

              Special Notes/Funding

              Grants, Member Congregations, United Way, Fundraisers, Businesses, City, County, and Individuals.

              Description

              To provide emergency services to people in need and/or experiencing a crisis in their lives who need a little help. Services include: food, clothing, rent, utilities (gas, electric water), prescription, dental (limited) and transportation (gas voucher/bus tickets - in city only) assistance. Food Assistance available every 8 weeks; Clothing available once every two weeks; Rent and Utility Assistance available ONE time in 12 months from any agency as funds are available; Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance available TWO times in 12 months from any agency. Transportation in the form of gas vouchers and city bus tickets for travel to work, job interviews and medical appointments. Dental assistance limited to one time. Will pay to have tooth pulled or enrollment fee for dental clinic as funds are available.

              Hours

              Office: 8 am - 3 pm, Mon - Fri. Food & Emergency Services: 9 am - 1 :45 pm, Mon - Fri. Clothing: 9 am - 1:45 pm, Tues - Fri.

              Eligibility

              Food assistance is once every 8 weeks from wherever you received it last. Clothing is every 2 weeks. Rent and utility assistance is one time in 12 months wherever you received it last. Prescription assistance is two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart and a total maximum $150. Dental vouchers are one per person. Gas vouchers and City bus tickets are two times in a 12-month period, at least 6 months apart, must show proof of employment or medical appointments.

              Fees

              Doorstep has no fees for our emergency services.

              Intake Procedure

              For all services except clothing you will need social security cards for all household members. You only need one for the clothing bank. A volunteer will fill out an intake for the services you are requesting if we have them that day. You will be checked for eligibility via the ClientTrack computer system. If you are eligible, you will fill out the Topeka Resource Checklist and once completed, you will be interviewed by a staff member for services.

              Languages

              English and limited Spanish.

              Service Area

              Primarily Shawnee County. Depends on grant guidelines

              Geography Served

                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete coverage are listed in black.

              • Kansas
                • Shawnee County
                Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900) and related services within the Service Tree.

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