"A Place To Call When Times Are Tough"
Are you, your family or someone you know facing financial emergencies
related to rent, utilities, food, automobile gas or
Then you need to call this number :
The line is open 24/7.
Messages may be left and a volunteer will return your phone call.
This volunteer-run service assists in obtaining emergency financial
assistance and referral services to individuals and families in
financial distress. All applicants are screened by telephone
all applicant information is kept confidential. Assistance is
limited to the following categories:
Road Ministerial Association, a collection of neighborhood churches (Bethany
Christian Church, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Huntington Court
United Methodist Church, St. James Episcopal Church, Trinity Lutheran
Church, and the Williamson Road Church of the Brethren) also has
an outreach program run through the Helping Hands office.
Ask us about this resource.
- Threat of
eviction (must have notice)
- Threat of
loss of essential utility (must have cut-off notice)
The Helping Hands ministry is funded by the congregation through
donations. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans has also been a
valuable contributor through providing matching funds.
Come join us... Help is just a phone call away!