Saraland Public Library Closing

Saraland Public Library will be closed on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 thru Saturday, June 15, 2024, due to roof repair work.  Alternate locations are Virginia Dillard Smith/Toulminville Branch at 601 Stanton Rd., or Moorer/Spring Hill Branch at 4 S. McGregor Ave., or Ben May Main Library at 701 Government St.

Saraland Public Library will reopen on Monday, June 17, 2024.

Community Resources Guide

About the Community Resources Guide

While we do update our guide annually, information may change over time. Please contact organizations with questions about their services or availability. Guide is also available as a downloadable document if you need a printable version.

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211 Connect Alabama

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; 211 or Text your zip code to 898-211

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A Servant’s Love

  • Senior Nutrition & Wellness program (SNWP) is a multifaceted program focused on providing senior citizens with hunger relief and healthy eating choices. 
  • SNWP provides nutritious food assistance to income-challenged senior citizens every month. Prequalified participants receive nutritious non-perishable food items and fresh fruits and vegetables. Meats and fresh eggs are provided when available. 
  • Household supplies such as bathroom tissue and other paper products are also given each month.

Hours: 

Phone Number
Address

P. O. Box 9068
Mobile, AL 36691-0068
United States

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AARP Foundation

AARP Foundation, the charitable affiliate of AARP, provides resources so millions of older adults living with low income can secure good jobs, get the benefits and refunds they've earned, and stay connected to their communities. Our programs and services are available to AARP members and nonmembers alike.

Phone Number
Address

1717 Dauphin St
Mobile, AL 36604
United States

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Affordable Connectivity Program

The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) is a U.S. government program that helps many low-income households pay for broadband service and internet-connected devices.

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African Universal Church

Food Pantry: Thursdays from 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM



The African Universal Church, located in Daphne, AL, is a childcare facility that supervises and cares for children. Daycare services support parents and guardians by caring for children too young to be left alone, most often children too young to attend school or school-aged children that require before or after school care.


 

Phone Number
Address

8355 Jonesboro Rd.
Daphne, AL 36526
United States

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AIDS Alabama South

We offer individual, couples and group counseling to people living with HIV, helping them cope with the effects of being HIV positive and other life challenges. We provide chemical dependency counseling. Counselors offer therapy to treat anxiety and depression related to one’s health status, troubled relationships, and self-esteem. 

Phone Number
Address

4321 Downtowner Loop N.
Mobile, AL 36609
United States

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Airport Boulevard Baptist Church

Food Pantry: Please call for an appointment. 

We only serve residents in the 36608, 36609, and 36695 zip codes. 


 

Phone Number
Address

6301 Airport Blvd.
Mobile, AL 36608
United States

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Alabama Baptist Children's Home and Family Ministries

Provides safe and stable homes to help struggling mothers and their dependent children to get back on their feet.

This program provides a mother and her children transitional housing while she gains or maintains employment, saves money, receives counseling, and learns life skills such as budgeting and healthy parenting techniques. 

Depending on their commitment to the program, mothers may stay for up to one year.


 Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM


 

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Alabama Business Charitable Trust Fund (ABC Trust through Alabama Power)

Working with 22 community action agencies across the state and the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs, the ABC Trust works with families to educate them on how to live more energy efficiently and weatherize their homes.

The trust will also help Alabamians pay energy bills when funds are short.

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Alabama Career Center

Alabama’s network of 57 One-Stop Alabama Career Centers and satellites are strategically located throughout the state. Job search and development, occupational and educational training, vocational rehabilitation, veterans’ services, and unemployment insurance information are offered.


 

Phone Number
Address

515 Springhill Plaza Ct
Mobile, AL 36608
United States

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Alabama Department of Mental Health - Office of Autism Services

Autism services are available for Medicaid-eligible children and youth with autism, aged birth through 20, who require more intensive support.


 

Phone Number
Address

100 North Union Street
Montgomery, AL 36130
United States

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Alabama Department of Rehabilitation

From birth through adulthood, we have programs and a highly-skilled, compassionate staff who can help assess your situation and provide the most appropriate treatment, therapies, and services. Whatever we can do to help you reach your maximum potential, we’ll be with you and your family all the way. 

Programs available

Phone Number
Address

1610 Center Street Suite A
Mobile, AL 36604
United States

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Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program (ADAP)

Services:

  • Housing
  • Employment
  • Healthcare Access
  • Treatment and supports in the least restrictive environment 

Community Access: Individuals with SMI or SED will have access to services and opportunities that will enhance their ability to live and work independently, as active and equal members of their communities 

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Alabama Governor’s Office on Disability (Good)

Our mission is to facilitate the inclusion of Alabamians with disabilities in education, employment, housing, transportation, health care, and leisure.

Phone Number
Address

602 South Lawrence St.
Montgomery, AL 36104
United States

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Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind

Recognized leader of diverse residential and community-based education, rehabilitation, and employment programs that prepare individuals who are deaf, blind, deafblind, and multi-disabled to reach their potential in education, independence, and career.

Phone Number
Address

1050 Government St
Mobile, AL 36604
United States

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Alabama Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

The Low-Income High Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) assists low-income Alabama residents with the high cost of home energy.

To be eligible for this benefit program, you must be a resident of Alabama and you must need financial assistance with home energy costs.

A person who participates or has family members who participate in certain other benefit programs, such as SNAP, SSI, and TANF, automatically meets the eligibility requirement.

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Alabama Small Business Development Center Network (SBDC)

The Alabama Small Business Development Center network is a statewide, inter-institutional program to enhance economic growth in Alabama by providing management and technical assistance to small businesses. 

Professional Business Advisors are available in 10 Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) located at our member university partners across the state. The Alabama SBDC Network provides existing and aspiring entrepreneurs with the expert assistance, tools, training, and education they need to succeed


 

Phone Number
Address

358 St Louis St.
Mobile, AL 36602
United States

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Alcoholics Anonymous

Our phone service can reach someone 24 hours a day for those in immediate need, as it pertains to an urgent need to stop drinking.


 

Phone Number
Address

600 Bel Air Blvd., Suite 224
Mobile, AL 36606
United States

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