Community Services

 

St. Louis MO. Area Resources Directory
 

  • Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)    314-647-3677
    ALIVE-Domestic Violence     314-993-2777
    Cocaine Anonymous (CA)    314-361-3500
    Covenant House Youth Hotline     800-999-9999
    Crisis Nursery Emergency Care for Children    314-768-3201
    Epworth Street Outreach (YES)    314-727-6294
    GED Hotline    800-626-9433
    Life Crisis Suicide Hotline    314-647-4357
    MO Child Abuse and Neglect    800-392-3738
    Narcotics Anonymous (NA)    314-830-3232
    Runaway Switchboard    800-621-4000
    Safe Connections-Domestic Violence   314-531-2003
    Women’s Safe House    314-772-8952
    Youth In Need Hotline    636-946-3771

    2-1-1 (Operated by United Way 24/7)
    www.211.org  Alt. Number: 800-427-4626
    Counseling, education, employment, utility assistance, etc. Mainly referrals. Includes information on weather shelters.

    AFFORDABLE CARE ACT HEALTH INSURANCE (Obamacare) 
    www.HealthCare.gov

    AID TO VICTIMS OF CRIME
    Hotline: 314-652-3623

    BEHAVIORAL HEALTH RESPONSE
    www.bhrstl.org
    24-hour Mental Health Crisis Line: 314-469-6644 or 800-811-4760

    CALL FOR HELP, INC.
    www.callforhelpinc.org  618-397-0968
    Comprehensive crisis and other services in Metro East. The phone is only answered between 8:00 am-5:00 pm.

    CATHOLIC CHARITIES 
    www.ccstl.org    314-367-5500

    CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT HOTLINES
    800-392-3738 (inside MO) or 573-751-3448 (outside MO)

    CHILD SUPPORT HOTLINE
    800-859-7999

    CHURCH PANTRIES
    Many churches offer hot meals and sandwiches, operate food pantries and provide other services through parishes located throughout the city. To find the location nearest you, call 2-1-1.

    COVER MISSOURI (The Health Insurance Marketplace)
    www.covermissouri.org  800-318-2596
    A project of the Missouri Foundation for Health (MFH) to promote quality, affordable health coverage for every Missourian. 

    DOLLAR HELP/UTILITY ASSISTANCE
    This website will take you to locations and phone numbers of agencies offering utility assistance.www.dollarhelp.org.

    GRACE HILL
    The Grace Hill Settlement organization offers a wide variety of services and programs throughout the St. Louis area. You can get more information by going to their website at www.gracehill.org.

    GRACE HILL NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH CENTERS, INC.
    For an appointment, call 314-814-8700. For more information, call the main number at 314-898-1700.

    HOMELESS HOTLINE (Kansas City area)
    816-474-4599

    HOUSING RESOURCE CENTER
    314-802-5444
    This is an important phone number. Most (not all) of the shelters in town will tell you that you need to be referred by the Housing Resource Center, (HRC) so you can save yourself some time by calling the above number or visiting their downtown location first. (800 North Tucker.) 

    HUMAN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (HDC) is  Closed
    HDC has been replaced by PEOPLE'S COMMUNITY ACTION CORPORATION, an affiliate of Betty Jean Kerr People’s Health Center, as the new Community Action Agency for the cities of St. Louis and Wellston. For more information and locations, click HERE.
    Below are the addresses of the current People's Community Action Corporation locations:
     

  • CENTRAL CITY
    Gateway Classic Foundation Building
    2012 Martin Luther King Drive  63106
    314-269-5210

    NORTH CITY AND WELLSTON
    Cook Elementary School
    5935 Horton Place  63112
    314-862-6270

    SOUTH CITY
    6827 S. Broadway at Loughborough  63111  314-353-1457
    Central City Office, 2012 Martin Luther King Drive 63106  314-269-5210

    HUNGER HOTLINE
    Operation Food Search: 314-726-5355 Ext. 3
    www.ofsearch.org
    This organization provides an automated list of food pantries by zip code. You'll be directed to put in your zip code, and they'll give a list of all of the pantries in your area. Have a pen and paper ready. They have more locations than we are able to list here.

    MID-EAST AREA ON AGING
    www.mid-eastaaa.org  636-207-0847 or 636-207-1323

 

  • MISSOURI COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC & SEXUAL VIOLENCE
    www.mocadsv.
    A statewide network of community-based programs and individuals providing shelter, support and advocacy to battered women and their children. CLICK HERE for an extensive listing of resources for women who have been, (or are) victims of assault or domestic violence.

    MISSOURI HEALTH CARE MARKETPLACE
    www.EnrollMissouri.org  24-Hour Hotline: 800-318-2596
    Hotline handles consumer questions and starts the process. The Enroll Missouri website is a portal to the HealthCare.gov website.

    NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR MENTAL HEALTH (NAMI)
    Nation-wide Suicide Prevention
    www.nami.org  HOTLINE number: 800-273-8255
    The NAMI website provides resources and information about mental illness.

    NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINES
    800-799-SAFE (7233) or 800-787-3224

    NATIONAL HOPELINE NETWORK
    Offers hope and advice to those in deep emotional pain considering suicide.
    Hotline: 1-800-SUICIDE
    www.hopeline.com

    NATIONAL SEXUAL ASSAULT
    800-656-HOPE (4673)

    PARAQUAD
    314-289-4200
    Advocacy and programs to provide independence for people with disabilities.

    SAFE CONNECTIONS
    24-hour abuse hotline: 314-531-2003

    http://dpt2.samhsa.gov/treatment/directory.aspx

    ST. LOUIS CITY GOVERNMENT WEBSITE
    www.stlouis-mo.gov

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY GOVERNMENT WEBSITE
    www.caastlc.org

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY HOMELESS HOTLINE:

  • 314-802-5444 or 866-802-7155 

    ST. PATRICK CENTER
    www.stpatrickcenter.org  314-802-0700 
    Click here to learn more about the many services offered in this one downtown location.

    ST. LOUIS YOUTH CONNECTION 
    www.youthinneed.org
    24 hour Help line: 314-628-2929 or 877-928-2929  Text: 4HLP to 31658 
    Outreach, emergency housing, mental health and more.


  • SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE (Downtown)
    717 N. 16th 63103
    314-621-2704
    For a location near you, visit: www.socialsecurityhop.com.

  • www.HomelessShelterDirectory.org
    A website for shelters and resources in out-state Missouri.

    Youth Helpline Call: 314-628-2929 or 877-928-2929 Text: 4HLP to 31658