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Handi Bus

(308) 324-3670

May also call the Senior Center (308) 537-7465, or the city office (308) 537-3677 to schedule transport.

  • In Gothenburg on Tuesdays, come from Lexington, through Eustis and Farnam on to Gothenburg. Transportation in town ONLY.
  • Will take persons from Lexington, Eustis, and Farnam to Gothenburg and return back at end of day.
  • Will take persons from Gothenburg to Farnam, Eustis, or Lexington at the end of day, on the way back but WILL NOT return them unless they stay for a week and catch a ride on the next Tuesday as the make their way back.
  • In Gothenburg on Wednesday afternoons, come from Cozad and return to Cozad. Again, same guidelines for transport.


Toll Free (844) 531-3783

2222 Cuming Street         
Omaha, NE 68102
Provider Line (402) 401-6990

League of Human Dignity

(308) 532-4911

  • Gothenburg would contact the North Platte office.
  • Provide a nursing home level of care. The goal is to keep people with disabilities at home as long as possible.
  • Persons 19-65 years old who are covered medically with DHHS Nebraska Medicaid.
  • The League can only assist those on Medicaid.

West Central Nebraska Area Agency on Aging

(800) 662-2961 or (308) 535-8195

For persons 65 and over with disabilities.
115 N. Vine St.
North Platte, Nebraska 69101

Ministerial Services

American Lutheran Church (308) 537-3433
Please call for details on the following areas of assistance:
  • Spiritual support
  • Utilities assistance
  • Lodging
  • Food
  • Prescription medication assistance 
  • Food pantry
  • Back Pack Program
  • Counseling

Outreach programs (Access building through the glass doors in the ally, west side of the church.)

  • Alcoholics Anonymous-Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m.
  • Overeaters Anonymous-Thursday evenings at 5:30 p.m.

The Women’s Resource Center

(308) 534-1440

If you are experiencing an unplanned pregnancy the Women's Resource Center is here to help. The Women’s Resource Center provides a confidential environment where you can get all of the facts on pregnancy, abortion, adoption, and parenting in order to make the best decision for your unique situation. Schedule an appointment today for a confidential meeting with one of our staff.

Free pregnancy testing for North Platte and the surrounding communities in West Central Nebraska, Information on abortion procedures & pregnancy options.

Located in North Platte but not limited, available to anyone in need.
316 East Front Street

Call: 308-534-1440
Text: 308-650-3085

Heartland Counseling

110 N. Bailey Ave. North Platte
(308) 534-6029
307 E 5th St. Lexington
(308) 324-6754
  • Several locations throughout Nebraska including North Platte, Lexington, Ogallala, and McCook.
  • They accept all insurance and have a sliding scale or hardship scale. The Hardship Scale is for those that owe more than 10% of their income on medical bills. The sliding scale is income based and things such as rent, utilities, child care, transportation, etc. are used as deductions.
  • They offer counseling for Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and Psychological.
  • Patients that have Medicaid for insurance may be eligible for transportation through Intelliride for out of town appointments. They can NOT own their own vehicle. This is only for those on Medicaid without a vehicle of their own.

Lutheran Family Services

Lexington, NE
(308) 324-6995
North Platte, NE
(308) 532-0587

New Hope Counseling

(308) 537-3691
Brenda Hiebner, M.S.
Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP)

Gothenburg, NE

Accepts insurance and has sliding scale. Sliding scale is for those with insurance that does not have behavioral health coverage or those without insurance. Call for current pricing.

Meals on Wheels

 (308) 537-7465

Gothenburg Senior Center

Weekday noon meals.

Hilltop Estates Nursing Home

(308) 537-7138

Evening, weekend, and Holiday meals               

Nebraska Health and Human Services

Dawson County
(308) 324-6633 or (800) 778-1613
Parent-Child Services
(308) 324-4856
Lincoln County
(308) 532-5150

Nebraska Department of Health

(402) 471-2946

Adult Protective Services-Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

24 Hour hotline (800) 652-1999 also local DHHS offices or law enforcement.

Life Line

(800) 243-9872 or (308) 784-2261

Through Central Plains Home Health.

Gothenburg Housing Authority

(308) 537-7275
810 20th St.
  • Scattered Site Housing-28 homes owned by Gothenburg housing authority-2 two bedroom, 22 three bedroom, and 4 four bedroom houses-families must be income eligible-rent is based on income.
  • Hillcrest Apartments- public housing complex-over 62, handicapped, or disabled and able to live independently and income eligible.
  • Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher-assistance with rent for housing on the private market-eligible families meeting income guidelines.
  • Crestview Senior Housing-16 Apartment units for frail elderly, handicapped and disabled age 62 and over-rent based on personal annual adjusted income.

The S.A.F.E. Center

(308) 237-2599
620 E 25th St. Suite 14
Kearney, NE. 68847

Mission: to provide free and confidential services for individuals and families affected by domestic and sexual violence while bringing awareness and prevention efforts to communities across South Central Nebraska.

  • 24 Hour on-call services
  • Free Professional Counseling
  • Emergency shelter
  • Support Group
  • Liaison with community agencies
  • Information Concerning Legal Alternatives
  • Public Education programs for community groups
  • Protection order Advocacy
  • Supportive Atmosphere
  • Information & Referrals for: Counseling, Housing, Legal Alternatives, Emergency Assistance, etc.

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