Community Resources


Please check this page periodically for updates

In the case of SUICIDIAL or homicidal ideation, or another MENTAL HEALTH emergency:

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Birmingham Crisis Center Hotline: 205-323-7777

For additional emotional support:

  • For information on resources for mental health and substance use treatment:
  • SAMHSA’s National Helpline, 1-800-662-HELP (4357)




  • Community Food Bank of Central Alabama

  • These agencies

Greater Birmingham Ministry

Salvation Army

First Baptist Church Gardendale (Gardendale Residents Only)

are scheduling donation appointments. Clients will need to call to get a list of documents to bring to their appointment.

  • Levite Jewish Community Center providing Grab and Go Meals 11:00am-1:00pm, Wednesday – Friday (3/18 – 3/20).                                                                                            3960 Montclair Rd, Birmingham, AL 35213                                   
  • BHAM NOW website has a location listing for FREE lunch for Birmingham City Schools:

  • Free School Lunch Program

Birmingham City Schools

Jefferson County School Lunch



Foreclosures and Evictions

Medical Forum Building 950 22nd Street North Suite 900 Birmingham, AL 35203

Phone: (205) 731-2617 Fax: (205) 731-2593 TTD: (800) 548-2546 Jurisdiction: State of Alabama

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday


UNITED WAY is working for individuals who have no safety net and families who lack support systems.

LOCAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE (Call to see if you Qualify)

Greater Birmingham Ministries 205-716-2168



BUNDLES OF HOPE DIAPER ASSISTANCE   Trinity United Methodist Church (205-879-1737) Call for Sizes needed.

HICA – Spanish Community Resource Guide: Financial, Mortgage, Rent, Food and Small Business Assistance, 1-800-659-2955 (U.S. Small Business Administration – Small Business Loan Assistance, Rent and Mortgage Assistance, Private Nonprofit, Homeowner and Renters Assistance Program)