Presentation on theme: "Baldwin County, Alabama Community Resources"— Presentation transcript:
1 Baldwin County, Alabama Community Resources Ms. Patrice DavisIntervention SupervisorBaldwin County Public School System
2 Clothing Resources Clothes Closet (Foley) 943-1739 Uniform MinistryJubilee Shores United Methodist ChurchMs. Prisila Hughes, contact personSpanish Fort United Methodist ChurchOffers a uniform closetOrders are taken for clothes & someone will call you when they’re availableSt. Paul’s Thrift Shop (Daphne)Provides clothing, furniture, housewares, and small appliances at an affordable cost to the publicProvides a voucher program for schools whereby school uniforms are free of charge for students
3 Clothing Resources Goodwill Easter Seals of the Gulf Coast Serves all of Baldwin CountyProvides a thrift store and assists with some medical equipment needsThrift store is open Monday-Saturday from 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 12:00 noon-6:00 p.m.Bay MinetteFairhopeWaterfront Rescue MissionFairhopeDaphneServes the community through thrift stores that provide affordable merchandise to the public
4 Clothing Resources The Salvation Army 943-3883 Provides clothes, furniture, appliances, and household itemsOpen Monday-Friday from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.Open Saturday from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.Closed Sunday
5 Employment Resources Unemployment Compensation Alabama Department of Industrial RelationsAlabama Job Link/Career CenterBay MinetteFoley
6 Food Resources Gulf Shores United Methodist 968-2411 Church Bread PantryLocated at the corner of the Winn Dixie Shopping CenterProvides food on Tuesdays and 9:00 a.m.DHR Food Stamp OfficeCall for an appointmentChristian Service CenterProvides services for the Orange Beach/Gulf Shores communityOpen Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon
7 Food Resources Ecumenical Ministries Food Pantry FairhopeFoleyFirst Baptist Church (Fairhope)Families in need of assistance must fill out an applicationMust provide a picture ID, a social security card for each person living in the home, and proof of incomeFood is given on an as-needed basisDaphne United Methodist ChurchProvides food on Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
8 Food Resources Prodisee Pantry A non-profit community emergency food and disaster relief organizationOpen each Tuesday from 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.Located at The Gathering Place in Prodisee Center, which is at the corner of Highways 31 & 98 in Spanish FortPotential clients must provide a driver’s license or other picture ID, as well as a social security number on all family members.Clients are also asked to supply basic information about their income and expenses.Each client’s situation or need is evaluated on an individual basis.
9 Food Resources Catholic Social Services 947-2293 Bay Area Food Bank Provides emergency aid services for residents in selected areas of the countyBay Area Food BankCall and tell the operator your zip code. The service will tell you all of the local food banks in your area.Angel Food MinistriesWill provide $30 for one week’s worth of foodDifferent menu is available each month that consists of fresh, frozen, and packaged food
10 Healthcare Resources Needy Meds Ozanum Charitable Pharmacy 432-4111 Web-based information resource for those needing assistance paying for healthcareUsers do not have to register or give personal informationInformation is available free of chargeOzanum Charitable PharmacyOpen Monday-Thursday from 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.Provides medicine for people who do not have insurance
11 Healthcare Resources Partnership for Prescription Assistance Available for those who don’t have prescription coverage and can’t afford to pay for their medicinesMore than 2,500 brand name and generic medicines are coveredTogether Rx AccessProvides prescription discounts at the pharmacy counter for people who have no prescription medication coverage—either public or private—and meet the required household income level
12 Healthcare Resources The Baldwin Clinic/La Clinica de Baldwin Offers quality primary health care for the underserved, low income populations, including migrantsServices rendered in English, Spanish, and PortugueseImmunizations given for children and adultsPrenatal care is also offeredOpen Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 12:00 noon-8:00 p.m.Open Thursday and Friday from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.All Kids InsuranceProvides low cost comprehensive healthcare for children under the age of 19Ashley Peyer, All Kids Regional Coordinator, contact personor
13 Housing Resources Habit for Humanity of Baldwin 943-7268 Family PromiseProvides a temporary shelter, related services, and nurturing support to homeless families with childrenAlso assists families with children with obtaining suitable and permanent housingMike Brokowski, contact personEcumenical Ministries (Fairhope)Keeps a current, up-to-date listing of available low income housing in Baldwin County
14 Housing ResourcesThe housing resources listed below are based on income:Bay Minette Housing AuthorityFoley Housing AuthorityHill Top Apartments (Robertsdale)Walding & Yaborough Ltd. (Robertsdale)Morgan Trace Apartments (Gulf Shores)
15 Get Help, Give Help Baldwin County 211 Baldwin County Emergency Services, which provide for immediate needs, are delivered based upon the location of an individual’s residence.211 connects you with a trained referral specialist who will direct you to an agency that can help in almost any situation.
16 Get Help, Give Help Baldwin County 211 LocationServices ProvidedResidents North of I-10North Baldwin Ecumenical AssociationAssists North Baldwin County residents with food, medication, rent, and utilitiesResidents of Central Baldwin (Loxley to Summerdale)Catholic Social Services9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon & 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Monday-FridayEmergency assistance with food, clothing, prescriptions, rent, and utilities, if you qualify. School supplies, uniform vouchers, baby items, and medical equipment available.Eastern Shore residents of Fairhope, Daphne, Spanish Fort, Montrose, and Point ClearEcumenical Ministries—FairhopeEmergency assistance with food, prescriptions, rent, and utilities. Emmy’s Thrift Shop and Meals on Wheels are available for those who qualify.Residents South of County Road 32 (Foley, Lillian, Elberta, Magnolia Springs)Ecumenical Ministries—Foley9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon & 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Monday-FridayEmergency assistance with food, prescriptions, rent, and utilitiesResidents of Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, and Ft. MorganChristian Service CenterorEmergency assistance with food, medication, rent, and utilities. Also have linens, small appliances, dishes, and medical equipment.
17 Community Action Agency The Community Action Agency of Baldwin, Escambia, Clarke, Monroe, and Conecuh Counties is a private non-profit or public organization that has been created to combat poverty in geographically designated areas.Governed by a tripartite board structure, a Community Action Agency is designed to promote the participation of the entire community in the reduction or elimination of poverty.The Community Action Agency of Baldwin, Escambia, Clarke, Monroe, and Conecuh Counties is open from 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.Located in Daphne on North Pollard Roador
18 Services Provided by the Community Action Agency Head StartFamily Day CarePre-KWeatherizationEmergency ServicesEnergy AssistanceSafety FirstFood AssistanceRental/MortgageMedicalHousing CounselingEnergy CounselingBudget CounselingYouth At Risk
19 What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.-Albert Pike