Akron, AL Financial Assistance

Everyone needs a little help sometimes. Whether you need some free food, diapers for your baby, a quick cash loan, assistance with your rent and utilities, some fresh clothing or a homeless shelter, you'll find the resources here to help you now.

Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 36 food pantries in the Akron, AL area.


Rental Assistance

When you need money to pay your rent, utility bills or get through a difficult time, there are 18 utility payment and rental assistance programs in the Akron, AL area.


Homeless Shelters

Temporary free shelters for people in need. There are 4 homeless shelters in the Akron, Alabama area.

Emergency Loans

Emergency Loans are quick easy loans for people in financial distress - some without a credit check. There are 12 cash loan programs available to residents in the Akron, Alabama area.


Clothing Donations

Programs for free and reduced cost clothes and household goods. There are 6 programs in the Akron area that offer clothing.


Child Care

Free diapers, clothing and free or reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 2 child care programs in Akron, Alabama.

Aim at perfection in everything, though in most things it is unattainable. However, they who aim at it, and persevere, will come much nearer to it than those whose laziness and despondency make them give it up as unattainable.
-- Lord Chesterfield