Lincoln Community Resources

City of Lincoln

Social-Emotional Resources

These resources, collected by LPS counselors for middle school students, can help with this difficult time.

Internet Service Providers

There are a number of internet service providers in Lincoln. The three providers that contacted Lincoln Public Schools to apprise us of special offers or considerations for families of Lincoln Public Schools students include: Allo Communications – Imperial, NE, Spectrum – Stamford, CT, and Windstream – Little Rock, AR. Click HERE to be directed to more information about Lincoln, NE internet service.

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

Applications for state assistance (SNAP benefits, Medicaid, childcare subsidy, emergency assistance, general assistance and ADC) can be found HERE .

Lincoln Food Distribution

Lincoln Food Bank

LPS Food Distribution

School Community Intervention and Prevention (SCIP)

SCIP partners with schools and community behavioral health agencies across Nebraska to address the difficulties students may be experiencing. SCIP is a program focused on providing support and assistance to families in need, ensuring all youth have access to the appropriate services. SCIP offers:

Monthly Newsletters – Stay informed on current trends and behavioral health issues affecting today’s youth.

Community Resources – Additional information on mental health, drugs and alcohol, bullying, dating violence, and other behavioral health topics.

MyLNK

MyLNK is a website and a mobile app (for Apple and Android – search MyLNK) that has information about community resources. It can be downloaded in a wi-fi environment and then used when wi-fi is not available.

NE Works

Unemployment information can be found HERE or by downloading the NE Works mobile app.

School Social Worker

If you feel like a connection to your school social worker would be helpful please feel free to reach out to them via email. You can find a list of social workers by building with their email addresses on this LINK.  Please note, school social workers do not have their own funds to distribute.