ARKANSAS – Financial Hardship Emergency Assistance – Food And Shelter

WE ALL HAVE A ROLE IN FIGHTING TROUBLE 

Courageous individuals and organizations from both the private and public sector are developing innovative ways of fighting hunger, providing shelter and offering creative solutions in resolving all types of life-changing trouble. If you know of such an organization, please contact us and if approved, we will post their information on our site.

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FEATURED HOMELESS SHELTERS TRANSITIONAL HOUSING

Arkansas Salvation Army

800 Cate Street

Jonesboro, AR 72401

870-932-4674

Our House Shelter

302 E Roosevelt Road

Little Rock AR 72203

501-374-7383

Seven Hills Shelter

1561 W. 6th Street

Fayetteville AR 72701

479-251-7776

Western Arkansas Shelter

116 W Highway 96

Cecil, AR 72930

479-667-1202

Seven Hills Shelter

1561 W. 6th Street

Fayetteville, AR 72701

479-251-7776

MORE SHELTERS

FEATURED FOOD BANKS AND PANTRIES

Samaritan Community Food Bank 1211 West Hudson Road Rogers, AR 72756, 479-636-4198
Saint Peters Food Bank 925 Mitchell Street Conway, AR 72034, 501-329-8174
Saint James Food Pantry 4916 High Street Fort Smith, AR 72904, 479-782-5756
Saint Andrew Food Pantry 4600 Baseline Road Little Rock, AR 72209, 501-862-1891
River City Pantry 1021 East Washington North Little Rock, AR 72114, 501-376-6694

FOOD STAMPS (SNAP) 

The Arkansas food assistance program uses electronic transfer debit cards to dispense benefits to qualified low income people. Food debit cards can be used anywhere that SNAP food benefits are accepted. In order to be accepted into the program and receive a food debit card, it is necessary to first apply at your local state-run office that facilitates the SNAP program. You can locate the closest SNAP Office by contacting: DHS Program, Customer Assistance Unit PO Box 1437, Slot S-341 Little Rock, Arkansas 72203-1437 Phone: (501) 682-8993

FEATURED LOW INCOME ASSISTED PUBLIC HOUSING

ALBERT PIKE RESIDENTIAL HOTEL

701 S SCOTT ST

LITTLE ROCK, AR 72201-4631

530-372-5211

EASTVIEW TERRACE APTS

1200 GEYER STREET

LITTLE ROCK, AR 72202-4134

501-372-6606

 

ASBURY PARK APARTMENTS

8500 Keller Drive

LITTLE ROCK, AR 72204-2360

Phone: 501-225-1931

WESTBRIDGE APTS

2123 LABETTE MANOR DR

LITTLE ROCK, AR 72205-7303

501-224-3122

 

CLOVERDALE ESTATES

7009 Baseline Road

LITTLE ROCK, AR 72209-4537

501-570-0814

HICKORY SQUARE APARTMENTS

1468 E 10th Ext

Stuttgart, AR 72160-5613

870-673-8225

HUD PROGRAMS:

HUD HOUSING AND ASSISTANCE IN YOUR STATE

Find Local “Section 8” Public Housing (Housing Choice Voucher Program; Find Affordable Elderly And Special Needs Housing; Get Rental Help; Find Homeless Resources; Talk To A Housing Counselor.

LOW RENT “SECTION 8” APARTMENT SEARCH

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides a National Customer Service Center that is staffed to answer questions about public housing availability in your state. For current information about subsidized public housing phone them at: 1-800-955-2232.

TEMPORARY CASH ASSISTANCE – ARKANSAS

TANF is a federally sponsored program that works with your state to offer low income families with temporary cash assistance, job training, and child care assistance. For more information visit or call: Arkansas: TANF |1-800-482-8988

OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES

Feeding America: Is one of the leading hunger-relief organizations providing food assistance for over 25 million low-income people across the country including children and seniors.

The Salvation Army Assists children, women, elderly men, addicts and families through troubled times. Find a location near you.

Department of Veterans Affairs: Serves homeless veterans and their dependents.

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSD) and Social Security Supplemental Income (SSI). These two programs help people with disabilities and financial assistance.

ARKANSAS LEGAL AID

Arkansas Volunteer Lawyers for the Elderly

Primary Address: 2020 W 3rd St Ste 620

City: Little Rock

State: AR

Zipcode: 72205-4467

General Phone: 501-376-9263

 

Crittenden

Legal Aid Of Arkansas – West Memphis Office

Primary Address: 310 Mid-Continent Building

City: West Memphis

State: AR

Zipcode: 72303

General Phone: 870-732-6370

 

Jackson

Legal Aid Of Arkansas

Primary Address: 202 Walnut Street

City: Newport

State: AR

Zipcode: 72112-3326

General Phone: 870-523-9892

 

Pulaski

Arkansas Pro Bono Partnership

Primary Address: 303 West Capitol Ave. 200

City: Little Rock

State: AR

Zipcode: 72201

General Phone: 501-376-3423

Intake Phone: 501-376-3423

 

Center For Arkansas Legal Services

Primary Address: 1300 West 6th STreet 200

City: Little Rock

State: AR

Zipcode: 72201

General Phone: 501-376-3423

Fax: 501-376-3664

Intake Phone: 800-952-9243

 

Sebastian

Center For Arkansas Legal Services – River Valley Attorney Project

Primary Address: 901 South 21st Street

City: Fort Smith

State: AR

Zipcode: 72902

General Phone: 479-785-5211

 

Washington

Ozark Legal Services Pro Bono Project

Primary Address: 4083 N. Shiloh Drive Suite 3

City: Fayetteville

State: AR

Zipcode: 72703

General Phone: 501-442-0600

 

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