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Dialing 2-1-1 connects you to a trained operator 24/7 that has access to a comprehensive database with a multitude of services in your community. By its design, the 2-1-1 system is ideally suited for serving as the initial contact point for any variety of programs. 2-1-1 is designed to assist families from all walks of life, but most importantly benefits our most vulnerable populations such as the elderly, people with disabilities, and low-income by facilitating access to public services.
You can text for help too! Text your zip code to 898-211 and message one of our live 2-1-1 specialists for help.
Baldwin Family Village- https://www.baldwinfamilyvillage.org/program
BFV is a "Hand Up program providing transitional housing and other resources to women in Baldwin County. If a woman is willing to invest in herself, then BFV will invest alongside her, engaging each resident with a holistic plan for restored hope and personal transformation. The BFV operates in connection with the Dumas Wesley Center.
Alabama Free Clinic- (251)-937-8096
Provides limited services for adults with high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, COPD, asthma, gerd, and thyroid. For more information download the following PDF.
Under His Wings- (251) 947-HOPE(4673) https://underhiswingsbaldwin.org/
Under His Wings is a Christ-centered residential home for troubled girls under 19. We offer counseling for the child and family, educational support, and the opportunity to feel safe in a loving home-like environment. Our program ensures each girl experiences:
An on-site school with accredited curriculum, individualized education plans, certified teachers and experienced tutors.
House parents who provide a structured and loving home life while teaching accountability, gratitude, and respect.
Christian counseling for both girls and their families.
Instruction in life skills and creative opportunities to restore confidence.
Opportunities to help others in need through service projects and volunteering.
Family Promise- (251)-947-5641 https://www.familypromisebaldwinal.org/
Family Promise of Baldwin County helps our local community coordinate their compassion to address the root causes of family homelessness. We address the issue holistically, providing prevention services before families reach crisis, shelter and case management when they become homeless, and stabilization programs once they have secured housing to ensure they remain independent. We tap existing local resources to empower families towards economic stability. Families come to us in crisis; we help them rebuild their lives with new skills and ongoing support
Prodisee Pantry- (251) 626-1720 https://prodiseepantry.org/
Families facing tough financial times are provided with food and information on additional support provided by our community partners. As a faith-based organization, the goal for Prodisee Pantry and the desire of its volunteer staff is to ease the hunger pains of Baldwin County residents in need. The Pantry also provides the community and local churches with a valuable outreach service ministry of faith and love.