Resources on buying and maintaining a home and homeowner assistance
221 Alabama Directory for Homeless Shelters
Provides temporary lodging
Hardest Hit Alabama
1 (877) 497-8182
Foreclosure prevention program for the state of Alabama
Alabama Legal Help
Legal information regarding foreclosure
United Capital Mortgage Assistance
1 (800) 474-1407
Foreclosure help and loan modification
Alabama Department of Human Resources - Family Assistance Program
The Family Assistance Program provides temporary cash assistance for basic needs for low income families with children under age 18 or age 19 if s/he is a full time student in a secondary school or in the equivalent level of vocational or technical training.
City of Birmingham Dept. of Community Development
Down payment assistance for Birmingham residents
Montgomery Housing Authority
Provides housing assistance to Montgomery residents
Mobile Housing Board
Provides housing assistance to Mobile residents
Prichard Housing Authority
Provides housing assistance to Prichard residents
Christian Mission Centers
This program offers shelter and life skills to women.
Alabama Department of Human Resources - JOBS Program
DHR's welfare to work program, called the JOBS Program, is administered by the Family Assistance Division and is operational in every county DHR office. State and county staff have developed numerous initiatives to address the problems faced by welfare families.
The C.A.R.E. Center (Community Assistance Resource Effort)
The CARE Center seeks to impact southeastern Madison County by reducing poverty through education initiatives, employment resources, recovery programs, and emergency services. Includes a food pantry, thrift store, and tutoring services.
Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama
The Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama provides emergency assistance during a time of crisis for the working poor and those who are out of work. Many services are available including: utility assistance, rent assistance, clothing assistance, and a food pantry