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We offer programs of compassion and wholeness.

Compassion programs help meet immediate needs, including food, shelter and utility assistance. Wholeness programs address long-term needs including health and wellness, education, and community development. Call us at (205) 781-0517 to see how we can help you, or read about some of our programs below.

Over 60?

Beeson Senior Services provides case management and financial assistance to persons 60 and older living in Jefferson County. Call us at 781-0517 for assistance with utilities, rent or food if you are over 60.

Hot Meals

The Community Kitchen serves a hot meal each day, Monday through Friday, from noon to 1 p.m. We also serve special meals at Thanksgiving and Christmas and have free bread, pastry items, and fruits and vegetables available. Directions.

Emergency Care

Emergency Care and Compassion Ministries offers utility assistance when available, and Christmas gifts, clothing, and other items at various times during the year. Please call 781-0517 on a Monday, Tuesday, or Thursday morning to make an appointment for assistance.

Food Pantry

The Food Pantry provides one-two weeks worth of food for your family. Call us (781-0517) on a Wednesday or Friday morning to set up an appointment. You must apply for food stamps before making an appointment.

At Risk of Homelessness?

Homelessness Prevention offers financial assistance and case management to help families who are at risk of homelessness. Ask us about it at 781-0517.

Painting Homes

The Joe Rush Center offers exterior house painting for low-income homeowners. Please call the director of the Rush Center at 781-0517 for an application.

Urban Kids

Urban Kids provides afterschool tutoring and summer learning enrichment for kids from the West End community. To enroll your student, please call our Urban Kids director at 781-0517 or 451-0822.

WE Community Gardens

WE Community Gardens grows organic fruits and vegetables and sells affordable produce. Visit our farm stand at the Princeton Baptist Medical Center cafeteria on Wednesday mornings to purchase produce, or visit a garden workday on a Wednesday or Saturday to see how you can harvest from our community plots. Inquire about our next free garden training or community event.

Church Fellowship

The Community Church without Walls offers fellowship, opportunities to break bread together, ministry and worship. Three congregations meet at different times during the week, and are open to all. Find more information at ccwwbirmingham.com.

We would love to hear from you if you have interest in volunteering or otherwise supporting these ministries!