Community Resource Agencies
Local Services & Resources
There are many local resources and agencies that offer information and/or services that can assist you. We have created a list to help you determine which resource or agency is suitable for helping you meet your needs. Please keep in mind that this list is not complete.
United Way of Etowah County
2-1-1 / First Call for Help
4-H Clubs of Etowah County
American Red Cross of Alabama and Mississippi North Alabama Chapter
James Barrie Center for Children
Big Brothers Sisters of Northeast Alabama
Boy Scouts of America, Greater Alabama Council
Boys and Girls Club of Gadsden/Etowah County
Council on Aging
Darden Rehabilitation Center
Etowah County Family and Children Placement Services
Etowah Baptist Missions Center
Our mission is to share the good news of God’s love through holistic ministry. We do this by assisting people with immediate basic needs: food, clothing, hygiene items, help with medications, utilities and rent. We also offer adult literacy and practical skills classes. Chaplains on duty for prayer and spiritual counsel.
Etowah Free Community Clinic
We provide uninsured patients of Etowah County with access to physicians, nurses, support staff, prescription medication and a variety of holistic care services, at no cost. The clinic has had a dramatic impact, not just in the lives of those we serve, but also in the community in which they live, work and play.
Family Success Center
Community Education Gadsden City Schools
Girl Scouts of North Central Alabama
Senior Housing and Care Resources
Learn about the right care for you or your loved one.
Mental Health America
(256) 547-6888 ext 115
Working for mental health and victory over mental illness, promoting mental health,
preventing mental illness, and improving the care and treatment of the mentally ill.
Promoting healthy lifestyles, developing leadership in youth, strengthening families, and assisting community development.
Community Action of Etowah County
Provides supportive services and aids families with direct assistance or with referrals to other agencies for Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and other benefits.