2016 DIRECTORY (PRINTABLE)  Compassion Directory

or read below for a quick reference list

Rent and Utility Assistance:

Central Arkansas Development Council (C.A.D.C.)
Little Rock C.A.D.C.
5401 South University Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72209
(501) 315-1121
Assistance with utility bills and support with energy conservation.

Centerpoint Energy (Gas)
800-992-7552

Entergy (Electricity)
800-368-3749

Family Promise of Pulaski County
222 East 8th
Street
Little Rock, AR 72202
www.familypromisepc.org
(501) 603-0909
(800) 992-7552, (800) 368-3749, (501) 372-0733
Partners with churches of all faiths in Pulaski County to provide shelter, food, transportation, & case management for homeless families with children under 18.

Little Rock Community Mental Health Center
4400 Shuffield Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 686-9300

Pulaski County Tenant Based Rental Assistance Program
201 South Broadway, Suite #220
LittleRock,AR 72201
(501) 340-6157
(TBRA) Tenant Based Rental Assistance, NOT section-8 rental assistance program on a funds available basis.

Furniture:

Friendly Chapel
116 South Pine
North Little Rock, AR 72114
501-371-0912
http://www.friendlychapel.com/about/flame-ministries/

Food Services/Pantries:

Helping Hand of Greater Little Rock
1601 Marshall Street
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 372-4388
www.lrhelpinghand.org
Open Monday thru Thursday 9:00am – 1:00pm. Must bring Social Security Card. May only access food once each month.

Food Stamps (SNAP Program):
Arkansas Department of Human Services
1105 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Little Rock, AR 72203
(501) 682-9200

River City Ministries
Homeless Day Resource Center
1021 East Washington
North Little Rock, AR 72114
www.rivercityministry.org
(501) 376-6694
Delivers food to those within the Little Rock City limits who have been referred from DHS and school counselors.  Open Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30am – 10:30am. Serving Pulaski County residents only, Must provide photo ID.

Clothing:

Arkansas Dream Center
1116 W. Daisy Gatson Bates Drive
Little Rock, AR 72202
501.232.0630
www.ardreamcenter.tv
Clothing closet is open during DC Cafe Saturdays from 9-Noon.

River City Ministry
1021 East Washington Avenue
North Little Rock, AR 72214
(501) 376-6694
www.rivercityministry.org
Clothing bus open 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of the month, 9:00am – 11:00am.


Health Services:

ARKids – seguro médico para niños / medical insurance for children
Monday through Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm
www.arkidsfirst.com/home
(888) 474-8275

Esperanza “Hope” Neighborhood Clinic (Spanish)
2nd Baptist Church
6111 West 83rd
Street
Little Rock, AR 72209
(501) 562-1114
Primary care clinic, open Thursday, 5:15am – 8:00pm, closed the 5th Thursday of each month, primarily serving clients in the 72209 Zip code area. Entrance around the back. By appointment ONLY. $5.00 co pay. Have Spanish interpreters available.

Harmony Health Clinic
201 East Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 375-4400
Open Monday thru– Friday, 9:00am – 1:00pm to pick-up and return application packet. Appointments required to see doctors. 

Open Hands Clinic
1225 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 244-2121
Open Monday thru Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm. Appointments preferred, proof of income & ID required, must be homeless, in shelter, or in transitional housing.

Shepherds Hope
Neighborhood Health Center
2404 Tyler Street
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 614-9523
www.oakforrestumc.com
By appointment only, open Thursday 5:30am – 9:00pm. Primary care and diabetes clinic. Serving the 72204 zip code. Proof of residency required.  Dental and Eye Services also.

Employment Services:

Arkansas Department of Workforce Services
5401 South University Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72209
(501) 682-0228
Open Monday thru Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm, unemployment office, FAX, phone, copy machine, job search related use only.

Lewis-Burnett Employment Finders
Willie L. Hinton Neighborhood Resource Center, Suite #205
3805 West 12th
Street
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 379-1592
Free GED preparation program, service, primarily focused on finding employment for ex-offenders.

Goodwill Industries, Main Office
1110 West 7
th Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
www.goodwillar.org
(501) 372-5100
Free GED and adult education classes. Computer and internet access for job searches, resume and cover letter writing assistance, career planning, interview preparation, access to area job listings, community resources and referrals to outside agencies.

Shelters/Housing:

Family Promises of Pulaski County
222 East 8
th Street
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 372-0733
www.familypromisepc.org
Partners with churches of all faiths in Pulaski County to provide shelter, food, transportation, & case management for homeless families with children under18.

Our House
302 East Roosevelt
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 375-2416
(501) 374-7383
Working shelter for men, women, and families, wheelchair accessible, long term shelter available (up to 2-years). Many educational programs,meals, clothing and classes available, domestic violence recovery. Must be working a minimum of 32 hours a week soon after moving in.

Little Rock Housing Authority
100 Arch Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 340-4821
Must meet HUD and Public Housing Authority requirements as to income, and citizenship status. Those with a violent /drug related misdemeanor conviction are not eligible to apply for 3 years and those with a violent /drug related felony conviction are not eligible to apply for 7 years. No sex offenders.

Cumberland Towers
311 East 8
th Street
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 340-4724
Must be over 50 years of age with no dependents.

Fred W. Paris Towers
1800 South Broadway
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 340-4752
Must be over 50 years of age with no dependents.

Jesse Powell Towers
1010 Wolfe Street
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 340-4766
Must be over 18 years of age with no dependents.

Sunset Terrace
2800 Battery Street
Little Rock, AR 72206
For families.

Project Based Section-8 Apartments: (Based on Income-No Voucher Needed) Section-8 Accepted.

Asbury Park
8500 Michael Court
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 225-1931

Auxora Arms Apartments
101 Auxora Road
Little Rock, AR 72209
(501) 562-8593

Brook Valley Apartments
1100 Brookside Drive
Little Rock, AR 72209
(501) 227-5894

Buffington Towers
224 East 7th
Street
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 372-6434

Eastview Terrace
1200 Geyer Street
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 372-6606

Fair Oaks Apartments
9600 West 36th
Street
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 227-5466

Terrace Green Housing
8223 Scott Hamilton Drive
Little Rock, AR 72209
(501) 565-1309

Westbridge I & II
2123 Labette Manor Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 224-3122

Family Services:

Arkansas Child Abuse Prevention Hotline
www.stoparchildabuse.com
P.O. Box 1437, Slot S-569
700 Main Street
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437
(800) 482-5964
(501) 682-8772

ARKids – seguro médico para niños / medical insurance for children
(888) 474-8275
www.arkidsfirst.com/home
Monday through Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm

Centers for Youth and Families, Youth Emergency Shelter
6425 West 12
th Street
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 666-7233
Shelter for homeless and runaway youth, ages 8 to 18, wheelchair accessible, children may stay up to 45 days. Must DHS clients.

Child Support Enforcement Office
322 South Main Street, Suite #100
Little Rock, AR 72203
(501) 371-5400
Establishes and enforces court orders involving non-custodial parental child support.

Women and Children First
Address Withheld
Little Rock, AR
(501) 376-3219
Shelter for women and children in domestic abuse situations, male children allowed up to age 18, must be drug and alcohol free, women must be over 18 or emancipated.

Foster Care Services/Organizations:

The CALL
PO Box 25524
Little Rock, AR 72221-5524
501-907-1048
http://thecallinarkansas.org/

Immerse Arkansas
6420 Colonel Glenn Road #1
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 613-7779
http://www.immersearkansas.org/

 Immigrant Services:

Catholic Immigration Services—Little Rock
2500 North Tyler Street
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 664-0340 Ext. #314

By appointment. Catholic Immigration Services provides low-cost counseling and support to those eligible for immigration benefits and who cannot afford private assistance. Preparation of immigration applications and forms. Counseling for immigrant victims of domestic violence and trafficking.

Legal Aid of Arkansas – Ayuda Legal de Arkansas www.arlegalservices.org
(800) 952-9243
(501) 376-3423

Ayuda en prepara impuestos (incluso I-TIN), consejo y ayuda legal gratuita para personas de bajos recursos en las areas de consumidor, educación, empleo, derecho familiar, salud, vivienda, derechos individuales, recursos en idiomas distintos al ingles, beneficios públicos, veteranos/militares y sucesiones testadas e intestadas.

LGBT Services:

Lucie’s Place
www.luciesplace.org
(877) 902-7448
(855) 582-4377

Lucie’s Place works with homeless Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender young adults in the Central Arkansas area. They can currently assist with free counseling, food, toiletries, bus passes, phone minutes, cell phones, etc. for LGBT homeless young adults. Their hotline is open 24/7 for individuals to call for support & they are working to open housing for LGBT homeless young adults.

Addiction/Recovery Services:

Bridgway Hospital
21 Bridgway Road
North Little Rock, AR 72113
(501) 771-1500

Inpatient detox and dual diagnosis treatment. All drugs and alcohol including methadone. Fees: Medicare and private insurance ONLY. Must ensure that client’s private insurance covers substance abuse otherwise they are indigent for this type of treatment.

Narcotics Anonymous
Central Arkansas ASC
PO Box 165205
Little Rock, AR 72216
(501) 373-8683
(866) 757-2579
www.caasc.org

Hoover Treatment Center
3604 West 12
th Street
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 663-4774

Inpatient / long term treatment for all drugs and alcohol. Accepts amphetamines, meth, and cocaine long term. NO DETOX. Program has enhancement services such as work program. Must call for entry. Fees: call for fees.

Recovery Centers of Arkansas, Riverbend
1201 River Road
North Little Rock, AR 72114
(501) 372-4611
www.rcofa.org

Long term treatment for men and women. Must detox first! Client must complete interview before entering program. Walk in Tuesday or Thursday at 7:30 – 4:00pm for interview. Fees: call for fees. Indigent beds available each month. Seeker must call and request indigent bed for client at beginning of the month.

Wolfe Street Foundation
1015 Louisiana
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 372-5662
http://wolfestreet.org/

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings daily.

Veteran Services:

Saint Francis House
2701 South Elm Street
Little Rock, AR 72214
(501) 664-5036

Veteran’s residential treatment facility. Accessed only thru the Veteran’s Day Treatment Center.

Veteran’s Day Treatment Center
1000 Main Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 244-1900

Comprehensive homeless center for veterans ONLY. Providing laundry & shower facilities, shuttle service, breakfast & lunch, case management and a broad range of special programs including therapeutic groups and other clinical services. Available to vets ONLY.

Veteran’s Crisis Line
800-273-8255
www.veteranscrisisline.net

Connects veterans in crisis (and their families and friends) with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential, toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.

Government Services:

Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration
1509 West 7th Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
http://www.dfa.arkansas.gov/contactUs/Pages/default.aspx

Division of Developmental Disabilities Services, Arkansas Department of Human Services
P.O. Box 1437, Slot N505
Little Rock, AR 72203
501-683-0870

Food Stamps (SNAP Program):
Arkansas Department of Human Services
1105 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Little Rock, AR 72203
(501) 682-9200

Social Services, Department of Human Services (D.H.S.)
www.humanservices.arkansas.gov/Pages/DHSOffices.aspx

Arkansas Department of Workforce Services (Unemployment Office)
5401 South University Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72209
(501) 682-0228

Social Security Administration
www.socialsecurity.gov
(800) 772-1213

Provides Social Security cards and social security benefits.

Little Rock Social Security Office
700 West Capitol, Room #1201
Little Rock, AR 72201
(866) 593-0933

Suicide Prevention:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(800) 273-8255

 

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