Area Resources
Sanford Clinic SheldonContact:    
Shawn Dreesen
800 Oak Street
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (800) 568-4332
Fax: (712) 324-6515

Sanford Clinic Sheldon began in 1988 and was previously owned and operated by Dr. Ron Zoutendam. In July 1992, Sanford Clinic Sheldon opened a satellite clinic in Sanborn, IA. The Sanford Clinic in Sheldon opened a new building in 1996 which is attached to the hospital. In 1997, the third clinic was opened which is located in Hartley, IA.

The providers of Sanford Clinic Sheldon provide coverage at Sanford Sheldon Medical Center. There is a provider on-call 24 hours a day. The providers at Sanford Clinic Sheldon provide services for the entire family.

Sanford Senior CareContact:   
800 Oak Street
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-6450


Sanford Sheldon Medical Center's Senior Care Center is a 70-bed, hospital-based skilled nursing care facility. The facility was designed with the resident's needs, interests, and comfort in mind. The unique building was constructed in 1990 and won a national building design award in 1991. Both private and semi-private rooms are spacious. A unique oak divider allows for maximum privacy in the semi- private rooms. Sanford Sheldon Medical Center's Senior Care Center provides a very homelike atmosphere surrounded by beautiful grounds and a courtyard.

Sanford Sheldon Medical Center's Senior Care Center features:

•Iowa Health Department licensure
•Member of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
•Medicaid and Veteran's Administration contracts
•24 hour nursing care
•Spacious activity room with daily, individualized activity programs including an Enrichment Program for the chronically confused resident
•Full time Registered Dietician, Speech Therapist, Occupational Therapist and Social Worker
•12 bed secured Dementia Unit
•In-house pharmacy and emergency room
•Direct access to hospital, physician clinic, and specialty clinics
•Resident and Family Councils
•Mental Health and Hospice Services
•Beauty Shop
•Three dining rooms and a private family dining room
•Chapel with weekly services
•Monthly Alzheimer's Support Group
•Large Sunroom

Sanford Sheldon Medical CenterContact:    
Rick Nordahl
118 North 7th Avenue
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-5041


When you see the name Sanford you are confident of the healthcare services that you are receiving. The services are offered to you with experience, resources and expertise from the region’s largest healthcare network. Sanford Sheldon strives to provide as much as possible in a rural community while offering easy access to specialized care when necessary.

Schemper ParkContact:  
Sheldon, IA 51201

Schemper Park is Sheldon's newest park, it is located in the Schemper Addition on the corner of 9th Street and 25th Avenue. The playground equipment is very popular and features a spring swing.

Schwarz Sanitary ServiceContact:   
Buck Schwarz
234 N. 5th Ave.
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-3543



Seasons Center for Behavioral HealthContact:    
Treva Graves
201 E. 11th St.
Spencer, IA 51301
Phone: (712) 262-2922


Seasons is a comprehensive Behavioral Health Center offering a broad range of psychiatric and behavioral health services to the people and communities in Northwest Iowa since 1959. We are located near you in Sheldon at 118 N. 2nd Avenue. We’re here to help you receive the help you need. Seasons offers services for adults and children, including: outpatient therapy, play therapy, substance abuse counseling, community based services, psychiatric services, trauma therapy for victims of crime, juvenile court specialty care coordination, and emergency services. Call Seasons today at 800-242-5101 to learn more about the services we offer or to schedule an appointment.

Security RealtyContact:    
Dennis DeJong
934 3rd Avenue
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-5194


In Sheldon, Boyden, Ashton, Hartley, Sanborn, Archer, Hospers and the surrounding area...we make Northwest Iowa home. Trust our team of professionals to help you list your home or find the right property, negotiate the terms, secure financing and close the deal with honesty and integrity. Whether you are a first-time buyer or seller, or an experienced real estate investor, your home is here...

Dennis DeJong - Sales Associate
Debbie DenHartog - Broker
Jayne Korver - Sales Associate
Amy Sietstra - Sales Associate

Sheldon Christian SchoolContact:    
Pete Van Velzen
1425 E 9th Street
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-2429


Sheldon Christian School is a licensed preschool – 8th grade elementary school.

Sheldon Christian School opened in 1917 as a private Christian School with the goal of offering a high quality education with a Christian perspective on all of life. Throughout the years, it has provided a God-centered education through a solid curriculum, dedicated faculty, and strong parental involvement.

Sheldon Church of the BrethrenContact:    
Pastor David Loveall
3011 Marsh Avenue
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712)-324-3842
Fax: (712) 725-2459

Morning worship service: 9:30 AM
Sunday School: 10:45 AM

The Sheldon Church of the Brethren was founded and has served the greater Sheldon area since in 1888. In 1988 our church joyfully celebrated its centennial.

We welcome you to look us over, explore who we are and the good things that are being done for Christ’s glory.

Sheldon City Park 


The Sheldon City Park is located between 4th and 6th Avenues just south of Highway 18. The park features include a shelter house, restrooms, picnic tables, grills, softball fields, basketball court, open air picnic shelters, sand volleyball court, and a covered gazebo. The City Park is also home to Playground Paradise, a climbing and exploring adventure for children.

The newest attraction to the park is Skate Park, popular for skate boarding and rollerblading, is located on the Northeast corner of the park.


Sheldon Community School - East ElementaryContact:    
Tanya Langholdt
Nor Col Ave
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-4337
Fax: (712) 324-4338

The mission of East Elementary is to prepare all students to be self-confident learners. The child-centered, enthusiastic, dedicated staff, in cooperation with family and community, will provide an appropriate well-defined curriculum through rich, varied experiences to meet individual needs in an accepting and nurturing environment.

Sheldon Community SchoolsContact:    
Robin Spears
1221 E 6th Street
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-2435


The Mission of the the Sheldon Community School District is to prepare all learners to be productive citizens.

Sheldon Community Schools - Middle SchoolContact:    
Cindy Barwick
727 6th Ave
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-4346
Fax: (712) 324-4347

Sheldon Middle School will prepare all students with the academic, social, and emotional skills needed to be successful. Our caring, devoted staff will provide a developmentally appropriate curriculum, which empowers students and puts students' needs first.

Sheldon Community Schools - Senior HighContact:    
Matt Meendering
1700 E 4th Street
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-2501
Fax: (712) 324-5607

The Mission of Sheldon Community High School is to prepare all learners to be productive citizens Right To the Last Child.

Sheldon Golf & Country ClubContact:    
Lynn Shoberg
3040 Nest Ave
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-4275



Sheldon Golf CourseContact:   
3040 Nest Ave.
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-4275


Sheldon Golf And Country Club in Sheldon provides 9 holes of challenging golf for the beginning golfer, as well as the low handicapper, in all of us. Sheldon Golf And Country Club is a Semi-Private golf facility, with a guest policy of "Open." The golfing season at Sheldon Golf And Country Club is: Apr 1 to Nov 1.

Hours of Operation (weather permitting)
Monday - Saturday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Sunday 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Sheldon HeadstartContact:  
1221 East 6th Street
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-3825



Sheldon United Methodist ChurchContact:    
Pastor Kevin Gingerich
506 8th Street
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-4894


Sundays:
8:30AM (traditional) and 11:00 AM (modern) Worships.
9:45AM Sunday School: (starting Sept. 9th, adults all year).
6:00 PM Jr. High Youth
7:00 PM Starting over single: (church library)
7:30 PM Sr. High Youth

Wednesdays:
3:30 PM 3rd grade bible study (Sept. 12, 19, 26, & Oct. 3rd, in the chapel)
6:30 PM Bell choir
7:00 PM Chancel choir
8:00 PM Youth bible study
Thursdays: 7:30 PM Praise team practice
7:30 PM Study group.

Small Business AdministrationContact:   
409 3rd St, SW
Washington, DC 20416
Phone: (800) 827-5722


The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation. We recognize that small business is critical to our economic recovery and strength, to building America's future, and to helping the United States compete in today's global marketplace.

Although SBA has grown and evolved in the years since it was established in 1953, the bottom line mission remains the same. The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses. Through an extensive network of field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations, SBA delivers its services to people throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the U. S. Virgin Islands and Guam.

St. Patrick's Catholic SchoolContact:    
Diane Burns
1020 4th Ave.
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712)-324-3181
Fax: (712) 324-3559

At St Patrick's we focus on building strong relationships within the school, church and community. We offer:

-Low student to teacher ratios
-Service projects
-Integrated sports and music with the public school
-A safe learning environment
-Affordable tuition
-Hands on curriculum
-High academic standards

Pre-K through 8th Grade

St. Patrick's Little Ones Preschool is a non-denominational preschool for children who turn 4 years old by September 15. The state certified staff provide free of charge preschool education through the Voluntary Preschool Grant. The first 5 star preschool in the area. We offer research based curriculum and a broad range of activities. Busing is available for the preschool children to and from school to certain locations.

St. Patrick’s Catholic ChurchContact:    
Father Allan Reicks
310 10th Street
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-3181
Fax: (712) 324-3559

Saturday Mass - 4:30 P.M.
Sunday Mass - 9:00 A.M.
11:00 A.M. (in Spanish)

OUR MISSION: School, church, and home working in unity to spread God's eternal love.

St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran ChurchContact:    
Pastor Craig Nissen
1425 Pleasant Court Drive
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-3049


Sunday:
9:00 AM worship
(Holy Communion: 1st & 4th Sundays)
10:15 AM Sunday School (Sept. - May)

State Farm InsuranceContact:   
Melissa Remme
517 Park St. Suite A
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: 712-324-3012
Fax: 712-324-3205


State of IowaContact:  


The official website of the State of Iowa. Iowa's online information resource.

Sunrise Park 


Sunrise Park is located in Northeast Sheldon. Follow Highway 18 East to 18th Avenue then turn North. It is at the far North end of 18th Avenue. The park features a covered picnic shelter, swings, and a small pond.

Sunrise Park is a great place to get on the eastern leg
of the Sheldon Recreational Trail.

Super 8 MotelContact:    
Raj Desai
210 N. 2nd Ave.
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-8400
Fax: (712) 324-8352

General Information: 40 rooms, king or two queen beds in all rooms, king whirlpool suites, family and meeting suites, remote control color TVs with free HBO and ESPN, free deluxe continental breakfast, free local calls, indoor heated pool and whirlpool, guest laundry/exercise room, large conference and banquet room, 24 hour coffee.

Super Highway Technologies, Inc.Contact:    
J. Hellinga
915 Park St.
Sheldon, IA 51201
Phone: (712) 324-9787
Fax: (712) 324-9787

We offer a vast array of business technology services for companies large and small! Web design, network installation, new technology solutions, we do it all!We have the knowledge and resources to help make the office run smoother, easier and more PROFITABLY. Let us be your “I.T. Guys”!