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For Pet Food Bank Information
Click on "Outreach" and then 
"Pet Food Bank" at the top of this page.

​About Us


Location: 2919 N Oakland Ave, Decatur IL 62526

We are south of Diamond's Restaurant and share a drive with University Auto. 

Our Mission: To take a community based approach to saving and providing quality lives to animals by facilitating education of humane ownership, affordable spay/neuter programs, healthcare, temporary shelter and permanent homes. "Rescue, Rehab, Educate, Re-home"

New Hope Animal Shelter, dba New Home Animal Outreach, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 2016. We are a volunteer based organization focused on assisting lower-income families take care of their pets through our outreach programs. 

Volunteers Needed
Have you always been interested in helping animals in your community? We always need volunteers!
Winter for Strays is HARD
Here are some ideas that you can use to help stray animals while keeping your own animals safe. 
Emergency Medical Care
Your $30 can help fund our Emergency Medical Care Program. This provides financial help when a pet is injured or becomes ill and the owner cannot afford to take their pet to the vet.

Watch This Space for the next Pet Pantry food giveaway!


Free Pet Food Giveaway at Old King's Orchard Community Center 815 N Church St, Decatur, during their family foodbox giveaway.

We try to have both dog and cat food available.

NEXT FOOD GIVEAWAY IS  April 20th 2023

Donation Drop Off Locations:

Spa's for Paws 3668 E William Street
The Fullers 1429 W. Riverview, Decatur
(place items on back deck near house)

The Morrows 2026 Dagmar PL
(drive to end of Dagmar, Turn left onto Euel,
Turn left into First Driveway
TEXT if you have trouble 217-413-8646)

Thank you for your Support!

Fundraising EVENTS Coming Up:



Comments on Past Events:

March 11th -- Bake Sale

*** This Bake Sale was a huge success! ***

--- Thank You Red Wagon Bakery ---

Donated items from our supporters are up for adoption with a suggested monetary donation. To see these items, check out the
Facebook page 
"Sales4Tails - New Hope Animal Outreach Fundraising Page"
The shop is NHAO, 2919 N Oakland Ave, Decatur IL
and is open
Text or call 217-413-8646 to make an appointment with Suzi!

Don't have Facebook? Please just make an appointment to see all the wonderful items!







Pet Food Bank Reminders
NEXT PFB: May 13, 2023
Request food/litter for the April 8th PFB between NOW & May 1st.

The PFB procedure & inventory list have been updated, effective immediately.
Deadline for Requests Always the First Saturday of the month by 11:59pm

Pet Food Bank Held:
Second Saturday each month 10a-12

(NOTE: we no longer deliver food or make other arrangements for you to pick up food, so you must make arrangements to pick up food during the Pet Food Bank event - Make Sure You Arrive by 11:45am to get your food!  NO FOOD IS PROCESSED AFTER AROUND 11:50AM. DOORS CLOSE AT 12 NOON. 
2919 N. Oakland Ave (use University Auto's Driveway - we are the little white house!)

How Does It Work?

Be SURE you know how it works because if not, you may not get your food!

At top of this page, click on "Outreach", then "Pet Food Bank".
The PFB Inventory and Procedure for obtaining food is there. After reading this information, if you have questions, message us on Facebook "New Hope Animal Outreach" or Text/Call

Remember, you can request food by messaging our FB page "New Hope Animal Outreach" at any time of the month or Text 217-853-3640 with your name and request if you don't have Facebook. If you are past this month's deadline, your request will be filled at the following month's PFB! 

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