English Language Learners
Classes are offered throughout the year to work with individuals from a variety of countries and language backgrounds. The goals of ELL are to enhance English skills, encourage connections, learn about the our community, and become good civic citizens.
Marion County Toys for Tots provides toys for children living within the county.
Adopt a Family for Christmas provides support for residents in the Pella School District.
Jim Hibma, a licensed social worker and counselor, is here to help. Crisis, marriage, workplace and family counseling is available. Crossroads provides confidential counseling for all people, free of charge. When you, or someone you know, needs someone to talk to, we are here to listen. LEARN MORE >
Assistance is available whether looking to build a resume or searching for a job.
Transplant and Injured Worker Funds are available.
The Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) is provided through the State of Iowa’s Insurance Division. Medicare can be confusing and our trained counselors are here to help. A free seminar is offered twice a year. Call for more information.
Dress donations are welcome anytime.
Free coats available throughout October and November. Donate coats, snow pants or boots anytime!
Child abuse prevention and internet safety presentations are given to adults and children in Marion, Mahaska and Jasper Counties. Self-protection and having a personal safety plan is essential in this educational program.
Crossroads of Pella provides financial assistance to those in need. Call for more information.
Marion County Emergency Management uses Crossroads of Pella as a warming station for local residents on extremely cold days. KNIA/KRLS and Crossroads' Facebook page will advertise. Coffee time, games and 3 pool tables will be available for use on the 3rd floor of the Pella Community Center.
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) & Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
AA and NA meetings take place weekly in the Pella Community Center. Call for a current schedule.