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Animals/Pets

Angelina Foundation
Angelina Foundation On Facebook
7570 Grassy Rd, Carbondale, IL 62902

Finding Forever Animal Rescue & Thrift Store
Finding Forever on Facebook
1117 E Main, Marion
618-922-5186
Wed-Sat 10am-5pm

Lost Dogs Illinois
lostdogsil@gmail.com

Lost and Found Pets, Southern Illinois

PAWS
139 E. Vienna St, Anna
pawsplace1@yahoo.com
618-833-3647
T&Th&Sa 1-4pm, F1-5pm (6pm summer) Wed by appointment

St Francis Animal Rescue
6228 Country Club Rd, M'boro
adoptions@stfrancis-care.org
618-687-2079
M-F 8am-4:30pm, Sat 8am-3pm

Wrightway Rescue
8459 Old Highway 13, M'boro
618-208-1509
M-F 10-5

Child Care

Child Care Resource & Referral
700 Logan College Rd Carterville
800-232-0908
618-985-5975

Dental

AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE GUIDE FOR S. ILLINOIS

DHS
342 North St, M'boro
618-687-1705
M-F 8:30 - 5

HSIDN
Dental Offices that accept Medicaid

SIU Dental Hygiene Clinic
1365 Douglas Dr, C'dale
618-453-8826
M-F 8 - 5
Closed during University breaks

Food

AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE GUIDE FOR S. ILLINOIS

Crosswalk Community Action
State of Illinois Site
410 W Main, West Frankfort
618-937-3581
New guidelines are 200% Federal Poverty Level

DHS
342 North St Murphysboro
618-687-1705
M-F 8:30 - 5

Dinner on the House
724 Walnut St Murphysboro
A meal served every Sunday 4 - 6pm

Elm Street Baptist Church
1907 Elm St, Murphysboro
618-684-6368
618-687-1043
Prefer to call Tuesdays between 9&11am

Jackson County Meals on Wheels
618-457-4151
Meal Delivery

Murphysboro Food Pantry
906 N 14th St Murphysboro
618-684-8258
M-F 9-11am

Murphysboro Senior Center
17 North 14th St Murphysboro
618-687-1641

Murphysboro Youth and Rec Center
1818 W Walnut St Murphysboro
618-684-8243
--The first Tuesday of the Month, food is distributed between 10:00am and around 11:00am

SIU social work grad student @Carbondale Library
405 W Main St Carbondale
618-457-0354 ext 308

United Methodist Church
1500 Pine Street Murphysboro
618-687-2317
Luncheon Last Sunday of the month at 12 noon

WIC
415 Health Dept Road Murphysboro
618-684-3143 ext. 148

Housing

AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE GUIDE FOR S. ILLINOIS

Carbondale Warming Center
608 East College Street, Carbondale
314-312-2539
coordinator@cwcentered.org
Shelter

Crosswalk Community Action
State of Illinois Site
410 W Main, West Frankfort
618-937-3581
New guidelines are 200% Federal Poverty Level

Good Samaritan House
701 South Marion Street, Carbondale
618-457-5794
Shelter

Jackson County Housing Authority
300 N 7th St, Murphysboro
618-684-3183

Section 8 Housing Vouchers
300 N 7th St, Murphysboro
sec8@midwest.net
618-684-3102
fax 618-684-5879
See website if applications are being accepted

SI Center for Independent Living
2135 W Ramada Ln Carbondale
618-457-3318
fax 618-549-0132
Help for the differently-abled

S. IL Coalition for the Homeless
1009 West Cherry Street, Marion
sichome_05@yahoo.com
618-993-0094
fax 618-993-4013

SIU social work grad student @Carbondale Library
405 W Main St Carbondale
618-457-0354 ext 308

Women's Center
610 S Thompson St Carbondale
618-549-4807
Shelter for women & children, counseling, rape crisis, domestic violence

Jobs

AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE GUIDE FOR S. ILLINOIS

Crosswalk Community Action
State of Illinois Site
410 W Main, West Frankfort
618-937-3581
New guidelines are 200% Federal Poverty Level

Express Employment Professionals
1301 W Main Street, Carbondale
618-457-1001

Family Outreach Center
familyoutreachccsil@gmail.com
202 N 14th St, Murphysboro
618-684-5800
Mon-Thu 10am-2pm

HireLevel powered by Extra Help
3911 W Ernestine Ln, Marion
618-993-9675

IDES
8195 Express Dr, Marion
618-997-6835

Illinois Department of Labor
2309 W Main St, Marion
618-993-7090

Mantracon
Located in: Illinois Star Centre Mall
618-998-0970 ext. 240
Call to make an appointment

Priority Staffing Group
info@prioritystaffinggroup.com
712 N Carbon St, Marion
618-969-8800

SI Center for Independent Living
2135 W Ramada Ln, Carbondale
618-457-3318
fax 618-549-0132
Help for the differently-abled

START
20 N 13th St, Murphysboro
618-687-2378

Veteran's Affairs Hospital, Marion
2401 W Main St, Marion
618-997-5311

LGBTQ

Center Stone

Centerstone has a dedicated website with multiple resources for the LGBTQ community.

The Rainbow Cafe
On Facebook
Giant City Plaza
118 N. Illinois Ave.
Carbondale, Illinois 62901
info@rainbowcafe.org
618-525-9922

 

More to come!

Family Outreach Center
familyoutreachccsil@gmail.com
202 N 14th St, Murphysboro
618-684-5800
Mon-Thu 10am-2pm

Healthy Southern Illinois Delta Network

Land of Lincoln
509 S University #100 Carbondale
618-457-7800
1-877-342-7891
M-F 9-12, 1-5

Social Security Administration
250 W Cherry St Carbondale
618-457-3666
M-F 8-5:30

Literacy/Education

Crosswalk Community Action
State of Illinois Site
410 W Main, West Frankfort
618-937-3581
New guidelines are 200% Federal Poverty Level

Family Outreach Center
familyoutreachccsil@gmail.com
202 N 14th St, Murphysboro
618-684-5800
Mon-Thu 10am-2pm

Free Adult Literacy and ESL Tutoring
sondralangley@jalc.edu
618-985-3741 ext. 8414

GED Classes
Hilary Johnson, ABE/GED Counselor
(618) 985-2828 ext. 8901
hilaryjohnson@jalc.edu
Michelle Guy, ABE/GED Counselor
(618) 985-2828 ext. 8566
michelleguy@jalc.edu

SI Center for Independent Living
2135 W Ramada Ln Carbondale
618-457-3318
fax 618-549-0132
Help for the differently-abled

START
20 N 13th St, Murphysboro
618-687-2378

U of I Extension
402 Ava Rd, Murphysboro

Medical

AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE GUIDE FOR S. ILLINOIS

Alzheimer's Association
320 E Walnut St suite A, Carbondale
618-985-1095
800-272-3900

Crosswalk Community Action
State of Illinois Site
410 W Main, West Frankfort
618-937-3581
New guidelines are 200% Federal Poverty Level

DHS
342 North St Murphysboro
618-687-1705
M-F 8:30 - 5

Healthy Southern Illinois Delta Network

Jackson County Health Department
415 Health Department Road, Murphysboro
618-684-3143
M-F 8-4
Vaccinations, WIC, Testing

Social Security Administration
250 W Cherry St Carbondale
618-457-3666
M-F 8-5:30

SI Center for Independent Living
2135 W Ramada Ln Carbondale
618-457-3318
fax 618-549-0132
Help for the differently-abled

SIU social work grad student @Carbondale Library
405 W Main St Carbondale
618-457-0354 ext 308

TASC
810 Locust St #3, Murphysboro
618-565-0060
Referrals for Medical, drug and alcohol treatment and Mental Health Help

Veteran's Affairs Hospital, Marion
2401 W Main St, Marion
618-997-5311

Mental Health

Alzheimer's Association
320 E Walnut St suite A, Carbondale
618-985-1095
800-272-3900

CALL4CALM Free Text Line
text “TALK” to 552020
text “HABLAR” to 552020

DHS
342 North St Murphysboro
618-687-1705
M-F 8:30 - 5

Healthy Southern Illinois Delta Network

SIU social work grad student @Carbondale Library
405 W Main St Carbondale
618-457-0354 ext 308

TASC
810 Locust St #3, Murphysboro
618-565-0060
Referrals for medical, drug, and alcohol treatment and Mental Health Help

Veteran's Affairs Hospital, Marion
2401 W Main St, Marion
618-997-5311

Transportation

AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE GUIDE FOR S. ILLINOIS

JCMT
602 E College St, Carbondale
618-549-0304
M-F 7am-5pm, S 8am-2pm

MedTrans
See the Website to arrange rides to medical appointments

RIDES Mass Transit
9250 Aisin Dr, Marion
877-667-6119
618-993-1900
M-Sa 6am-8pm
Provides rides from Carbondale to Marion and other places in Williamson Co. Limited Service to Murphysboro

Saluki Express
See the website for routes, pricing

Senior Rides
409 N Springer St, Carbondale
618-457-4151

SI Center for Independent Living
2135 W Ramada Ln Carbondale
618-457-3318
fax 618-549-0132
Help for the differently-abled

Veteran's Transportation Service
heather.boatright@va.gov
2401 W Main St, Marion
618-997-5311
Transportation to VA medical appointments

Utilities

Ameren - Covid Recovery-Financial Assistance & Payment Plans
Residental: 1-800-755-5000
Business: 1-800-232-2477
M-F 7am-7pm

Ameren - Flex Pay

Crosswalk Community Action
State of Illinois Site
410 W Main, West Frankfort
618-937-3581
New guidelines are 200% Federal Poverty Level

LIHEAP/Western Egyptian
342 North St Murphysboro
Applications are available to pick up.
Return in outside dropbox with documentation to apply.
618-684-3341
M-F 8-11:30, 1-3:30

SIU social work grad student @Carbondale Library
405 W Main St Carbondale
618-457-0354 ext 308

Veterans

Veteran's Crisis Line Available 24/7
1-800-273-8255 and Press 1
For hearing impaired: 800-799-4889
Text 838255

VA Hotline
855-948-2311

Veterans OutReach (Mike Ellis)
618-214-0388
M-F 8:30-5:00

Lifeline for Vets
LEGAL, HEALTH, HOUSING, BENEFITS & MORE

I am a Veteran: Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs
Apply for and manage your Veteran's Benefits

Make the Connection
search for various local programs and assistance

Find a VA Facility Website

Misc. Phone Numbers
Healthcare - 877-222-8387
Education - 888-442-4551
Compensation - 800-827-1000
Additional Benefits - 844-698-2311

Misc.

Family Outreach Center
familyoutreachccsil@gmail.com
202 N 14th St, Murphysboro
618-684-5800
Mon-Thu 10am-2pm

IRS
Enter information for non-filers for stimulus money

Murphysboro Township
1410 Walnut St Murphysboro
618-684-6711
General Assistance to qualified residents

Social Security Administration
250 W Cherry St Carbondale
618-457-3666
M-F 8-5:30