Address:310 E South StDu Quoin, IL 62832Map & Directions
Services: Outreach workers are available in each county to assist clients with emergency situations. Funding can be provided through the agency with referrals, as needed, to other service providers. Assistance includes (but not limited to):
Address:909 E Rexford StCentralia, IL 62801Map & Directions
Services: BCMW provides food, shelter, medication, and transportation in emergency situations. This includes rental/mortgage and utility assistance.
Address:1200 W Boone StSalem, IL 62881Map & Directions
Services: Salem Ministerial Alliance provides funds for rent, utilities, prescriptions, and gasoline.
Eligibility: For rent and utilities, a household can receive up to $150 per year.
Address:304 S Church StCarmi, IL 62821Map & Directions
Services: Emergency financial assistance is available for life threatening situations (rent, utilities, etc.). Money is not used for deposits, first month's rent, or old debts.
Eligibility: Can receive assistance once every 12 months. After receiving assistance 5 times, eligibility increases to once every 24 months. Enfield, Mill Shoals, and Heralds Prairie Townships may have different requirements. Also, those receiving SSI are ineligible.
Address:949 County Rd 1300 NCarmi, IL 62821Map & Directions
Services: Provides resources and training for smaller non-profit organizations in the Madison County area, working together by providing families and individuals the tools they need to be self-sufficient. Focuses on holistic efforts for children, youth and families whoâve experienced trauma, most often due to violence, addiction poverty and homelessness.
Hours: Mon-Thu - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Fri -appointment only
Mon-Thu - 9:00am to 1:00pm client application
Eligibility: No Restrictions
Address:455 S Washington StNashville, IL 62263Map & Directions
Address:906 Tower Square PlazaMarion, IL 62959Map & Directions
Services: Limited emergency rent and utility (including gas, electricity, and water) assistance may be provided to low-income individuals and families in order to avoid eviction and/or disconnection.
Eligibility: Rent or utility payment must be past due. Client must be a resident of the home or apartment and responsible for paying the rent or utility bill.
Address:701 S Marion StCarbondale, IL 62901Map & Directions
Services: The Emergency Assistance program helps area residents pay their rent or utility bills in order to prevent them from becoming homeless. This is a one-time assistance.
Eligibility: - Bill must not be more than one month past due.