COMMUNITY SERVICES MIDTOWN
1202 South Boyle Ave. 63110
Several locations throughout area providing numerous services.
Tucker and Locust 63103
Coffee from 8:00am-11:00am Saturdays. Restrooms available every day.
Serves parents, with children up to age 12 in poverty without resources.
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS’ AFFAIRS
(VA) 400 South 18th St. 63103
The VA interviews homeless veterans for service-connected disability or pension benefits, if eligible. Job referral service is available through the Missouri State Employment Service.
EPWORTH CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES
110 N. Elm Ave. 63119
Residential and Intensive Treatment. Serves youth ages 11 to 18 who are experiencing an emotional, mental or behavioral crisis. Foster care and transitional housing. Outreach program: 314-222-4877.
FOR SMOKERS: Quitline Number: 800-QUIT-NOW (800-784-8669)
FREE GOVERNMENT CELL PHONES
If you are receiving any form of government benefits or meet income guidelines, you may qualify. There is a list of Missouri providers on the website.
GED HOTLINE 800-626-9433
Starting in 2014, people who take the high school equivalency exam will face a test that’s supposedly tougher and will only be offered via computer.
JEFFERSON ONLINE INFORMATION NETWORK (JOIN-N)
A comprehensive list of resources and information throughout Jefferson County, including housing and employment services.
www.parentlink.missouri.edu 800-552-8522 En Español: 888-460-0008
Answers and options regarding parenting concerns. Support for incarcerated parents. The website has many resources.
PEOPLE’S HEALTH CENTERS
5701 Delmar Blvd. 63112
Provides a wide range of health care and social services. Call or search their website for more information and addresses of locations.
4251 Forest Park Ave. 63108 Main location (Many others throughout the area.)
To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 800-230-PLAN (7526)
Many health care services and testing.
ROW (REDEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN)
1914 Olive St. 63103 314-588-8300
Provides advocacy and financial literacy services for women who have experienced domestic violence, poverty/economic hardship, and/or homelessness. ROW focuses on the economic and social context in which women find themselves and builds upon their current strengths as women and as parents.
ST. PATRICK PARTNERSHIP CENTER
800 North Tucker Blvd. 63101
The Partnership Center provides home living skills training and open market housing for individuals referred by agencies within the Homeless Services Network. Employment training, child care, GED, and vocational referrals available. McMurphy's Cafe trains and employs homeless persons. Located at 800 North Tucker.
ST. LOUIS HELP
Health equipment lending program.
STD TESTING CENTERS
Same day testing for the eight most common sexually transmitted diseases. Located throughout the greater St. Louis metro region. This phone number provides information about locations and the process.