Safety Net


Responding to Basic Needs in Times of Crisis.
- Crisis Assistance
- Disaster Services- Emergency Food and Shelter     



211/First Call for Help
PH: 2-1-1 or 256.546.4360
- Information and referral services


American Red Cross
PH 1.256.536.0084
- Providing disaster services


The James M. Barrie Center for Children,
PH:  256.543.1319
- Advocating for children and their families and counseling abused & neglected children


Family and Children Placement Services (DHR)
PH:  256.549.5594
- Providing emergency assistance to children in foster care


Etowah Community Food Bank
PH:  256.494.9608
- Providing food to the hungry


Etowah Baptist Missions Center
PH:  256.546.2980
- Stabilizing families in the area of basic needs, education and spiritual guidance


The Salvation Army,
PH:  256.546.4673
- Providing shelter and social services to those in need