Serves Coles, Douglas and Edgar counties

Area Director: Amanda Honn

4217 DeWitt Ave
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 235-0420
Fax: (217) 235-0425

Office Manager, Ebay Manager: Tammie Burns
Resale Store Manager: Rosie Schniers

Local Services

Proof of residency for every household member is required. Assistance hours are Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Food Pantry: Assistance is based on family size and available per family every 30 days. 

Clothing Assistance: Every 90 days, 3 complete outfits can be chosen. 

Housewares Assistance:  Assistance available every 180 days. 

Furniture Assistance:  Referral letter required and items may be limited to availability.  

MedAssist: Long term prescription assistance for the under-insured/non-insured.  ***Appointment required. 

Blessed Baby: Assistance for new mothers with newborn children (0-3 months). 

Adaptive Equipment Loan Program:  Various adaptive equipment available for loan. 

Boomerang Blessings Store Hours:  Tuesday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory Board Members

Kassie Benton (President), William Curl, Sally Dickerson, Brandy Forrest, Patty Goldstein (Finance), Nola Hagan, June Kriesel, & Terence Sullivan.