Basic Needs

Hope Family Ministries 662-842-HOPE

2754 Mattox Street Tupelo, MS 38801

http://www.hopefamilyministries.com/

Hope Family Ministries, Inc. (HFM) is a Biblical Counseling and Discipleship Training Ministry in Tupelo, Mississippi. It began May 1995. President and Founder, Rev. Mike Marecle, with the Hope Family Ministries staff, seeks to provide confidential, Biblical, pastoral counseling to individuals, couples, and families in North Mississippi and surrounding areas. God has equipped the staff at HFM with the ability to offer people help, while expressing God’s love and plan for their lives. HFM offers Biblical Counseling, Discipleship Training and Marriage Enrichment, as well as conferences and retreats. Each member of our staff has a proven, seasoned relationship with God. We are people of character, integrity and calling. We are equipped academically, but also know how to live in and through life situations by faith. We depend upon God’s Word to speak to the situations we face, not in a judgmental or condemning way, but simply speaking the truth in love.

 

Family Resource Center of Northeast Mississippi

662-844-0013

425 Magazine Street, Tupelo, MS 38804

Fax: 662-844-0560

Provides information to persons interested in learning more about children and how to provide a nurturing healthy home environment. Brings relevant issues about the needs of children and their families to the attention of the public, provides educational tutorial programs and developmental screening for children to enhance their opportunities for school success and provides support to families in time of crisis or in chronic stress.

 

National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence (NE MS)

200 North Spring Street, Tupelo, MS 38804 662-841-0403

Provides free confidential assessments for adolescents and adults suffering from substance abuse and addiction.

 

Survival Inc. 662-869-7088

P.O. Box 171, Saltillo, MS 38866 Fax: 662-869-7140

1-888-915-7788

Provides outreach services to victims of violent crime and survivors of homicide victims, enabling them to reconstruct their lives and develop something positive from the tragedy.

 

Children Shelters:

Alpha House Home for Boys 662-841-9009

302 Franklin Street, Tupelo, MS 38802 Fax: 662-680-6052

A group facility that prepares boys ages 8-18yrs. Who have been abused, abandoned or neglected to be productive members of society.

 

Faith Haven Emergency Shelter 662-844-7091

P.O. Box 835, Tupelo, MS 38802 Fax: 662-844-3146

Provides 24hr. emergency care for children, birth-18yrs, who have been removed from abusive or neglectful situations or have been abandoned.

 

Gardner-Simmons Home for Girls Inc. 662-844-4433

213 West Main Street, Suite 230, Tupelo, MS 38802

After Hours #: 662-840-8992

Strives to meet the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of girls ages 11-21 who have been victims of abuse and/or neglect through a group home facility and an independent living program. Also offers a foster home program to recruit, approve, train, and supervise foster families to take boys and girls ages birth-18 into their homes.

Emergency Needs

American Red Cross 662-842-6101

4127 Westside Drive, Tupelo, MS 38801 Fax: 662-680-5244

After Hours #: 662-840-3454

Provides service to military personnel and their families, standard first aid and CPR courses, blood borne pathogens, babysitting courses, water safety, and lifeguard certification, assistance to victims of major natural disasters, and assistance to victims of single-family dwelling fires

 

Helpful Numbers

 

Department of Human Services/Food stamps

Itawamba County 662-862-4337

Lee County 662-841-9050

 

Medicaid (Tupelo) 662-844-5304

 

Medicare

General Information 800-633-4227

Eligibility 800-772-1213

 

Suicide Hotline 800-273-TALK

800-273-8255

 

Pregnancy Hotline 800-264-2229

Federal Emergency Management Agency 800-621-FEMA

Mississippi Emergency Management Agency 800-222-MEMA

Financial

Lift, Inc. 662-842-9511

5329 Cliff Gookin Blvd., Tupelo, MS 38803 Fax: 662-842-5575

Provides a range of case management services by identifying client’s needs and assisting them toward self-sufficiency or stabilization. Offers various education and employment related programs to assist clients with the ability to achieve self-sufficiency. Includes GED assistance and acquisition, work-related experience and job readiness training.

 

The Salvation Army 662-842-0301

527 Carnation Street, Tupelo, MS 38802 Fax: 662-680-2756

Provides cash assistance with rent and utilities to prevent homelessness and helps the unemployed find jobs.

 

Employment Agencies

AAA Employment 662-844-8448

Select Staffing Services 662-620-0860

Clark Personnel Service 662-620-8200

EPSCO, Inc. 662-534-0042

Express Personnel 662-842-5500

Kelly Services 662-842-9602 662-842-9205

Key Staff Source 662-680-6999

Manpower 662-680-6100

Commission Job Service 662-534-1933

Snelling Personnel 662-842-1045

Win Job Center 662-842-4371

 

Social Security

General Information 800-772-1213

Grief

Coping with grief is one of life’s most difficult challenges. Union Grove believes in comforting those who mourn–being present with families who have lost a loved one and, at the appropriate time, sharing the journey through a grief support group. Whether your grief is fresh or connected to a distant loss, we are here to lift you up and help you grow spiritually in the process.

 

Union Grove also offers a sacred place to remember loved ones in our Memorial Cemetery. The Memorial Cemetery offers peace of mind through a loving and integrated approach to end of life care.

 

Hope Family Ministries 662-842-HOPE

2754 Mattox Street Tupelo, MS 38801

http://www.hopefamilyministries.com/

Hope Family Ministries, Inc. (HFM) is a Biblical Counseling and Discipleship Training Ministry in Tupelo, Mississippi. It began May 1995. President and Founder, Rev. Mike Marecle, with the Hope Family Ministries staff, seeks to provide confidential, Biblical, pastoral counseling to individuals, couples, and families in North Mississippi and surrounding areas. God has equipped the staff at HFM with the ability to offer people help, while expressing God’s love and plan for their lives. HFM offers Biblical Counseling, Discipleship Training and Marriage Enrichment, as well as conferences and retreats. Each member of our staff has a proven, seasoned relationship with God. We are people of character, integrity and calling. We are equipped academically, but also know how to live in and through life situations by faith. We depend upon God’s Word to speak to the situations we face, not in a judgmental or condemning way, but simply speaking the truth in love.

Family Resource Center of Northeast Mississippi 662-844-0013

425 Magazine Street, Tupelo, MS 38804 Fax: 662-844-0560

Provides information to persons interested in learning more about children and how to provide a nurturing healthy home environment. Brings relevant issues about the needs of children and their families to the attention of the public, provides educational tutorial programs and developmental screening for children to enhance their opportunities for school success and provides support to families in time of crisis or in chronic stress.

National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence (NE MS)

200 North Spring Street, Tupelo, MS 38804 662-841-0403

Provides free confidential assessments for adolescents and adults suffering from substance abuse and addiction.

Survival Inc. 662-869-7088

P.O. Box 171, Saltillo, MS 38866 Fax: 662-869-7140

1-888-915-7788

Provides outreach services to victims of violent crime and survivors of homicide victims, enabling them to reconstruct their lives and develop something positive from the tragedy.

Health

You can’t do it alone. The Christian life was not meant to be lived on your own. We need a community around us who knows us on a personal level.We believe in joining together to encourage each other when we have seasons of health issues.

Antone Tannehill Good Samaritan Free Clinic

420 Magazine Street, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-844-3733

Fax: 662-844-3453

Serves Lee County residents, birth-65yrs, who need primary health care, who are employed or temporarily unemployed, and who do not have or can’t afford health insurance/do not receive VA/ or disability benefits.

CATCH Kids

P.O. Box 796, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-377-2194

Fax: 662-377-2374

Makes comprehensive high quality health care accessible and available to children, birth-18yrs., who have barriers getting needed care. Treatment of acute and chronic illness and prevention.

NMMC – Diabetes Assistance Fund

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801 662-377-2194

1-800-THE-DESK Fax: 662-377-2069

Provides supplies and self-management training for persons with diabetes who have inadequate financial resources to improve their quality of life and decreases preventable hospital admissions for the service area.

NMMC – Hospice Patient Assistance Fund

422A President Ave.,, Tupelo, MS 38801 662-377-3612

1-800-852-1610

Provides a specialized program of care emphasizing the management of pain and other symptoms associated with terminal illness. Work with the family as well as the patient to help each person live each day as fully and meaningfully as possible.

NMMC – Camp Breathe Ezzze

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801

Teaches in a camp setting children with asthma how to manage their condition and reduce hospitalization and improve school attendance.

NMMC – Cancer Patient Fund

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801

Provides help with medications, transportation, and nutritional supplements to indigent cancer patients in need.

NMMC – Heart Patient Fund 662-377-3158

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801 Fax: 662-377-3460

Provides assistance to NMMC heart patients and their families. These needs may include medication, clothing, and/or medical supplies for those who are uninsured.

NMMC – Social Work Fund 662-377-3158

830 South Gloster, Tupelo, MS 38801 Fax: 662-377-3460

Provides assistance to NMMC patients and their families whose needs can’t be met by other patient care funds or by community resources. These needs may include medication, clothing, and/or medical supplies for those who are uninsured.

Regional Rehabilitation Center 662-842-1891

615 Pegram Drive, Tupelo, MS 38801 Fax: 662-840-0941

A long-term outpatient, therapeutic rehabilitation center that provides speech/language therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, audio logical services and early intervention services to the pediatric and geriatric population. Services are provided until maximum benefit is received at no charge to the client or his insurance company.

Women First 662-842-5725

215 North Gloster, Suite D, Tupelo, MS 38804 Fax: 662-842-5739

With a commitment to educate, inform, and empower women’s lives, this organization offers support groups for breast cancer and fibromyalgia patients, community awareness programs, a casserole ministry, and resource library

Marriage

The marriage relationship can have ups and downs and as a church we want to encourage you in your marriage. We offer classes and other events to strengthen your marriage.

Hope Family Ministries 662-842-HOPE

2754 Mattox Street Tupelo, MS 38801

http://www.hopefamilyministries.com/

Hope Family Ministries, Inc. (HFM) is a Biblical Counseling and Discipleship Training Ministry in Tupelo, Mississippi. It began May 1995. President and Founder, Rev. Mike Marecle, with the Hope Family Ministries staff, seeks to provide confidential, Biblical, pastoral counseling to individuals, couples, and families in North Mississippi and surrounding areas. God has equipped the staff at HFM with the ability to offer people help, while expressing God’s love and plan for their lives. HFM offers Biblical Counseling, Discipleship Training and Marriage Enrichment, as well as conferences and retreats. Each member of our staff has a proven, seasoned relationship with God. We are people of character, integrity and calling. We are equipped academically, but also know how to live in and through life situations by faith. We depend upon God’s Word to speak to the situations we face, not in a judgmental or condemning way, but simply speaking the truth in love.

Family Resource Center of Northeast Mississippi 662-844-0013

425 Magazine Street, Tupelo, MS 38804 Fax: 662-844-0560

Provides information to persons interested in learning more about children and how to provide a nurturing healthy home environment. Brings relevant issues about the needs of children and their families to the attention of the public, provides educational tutorial programs and developmental screening for children to enhance their opportunities for school success and provides support to families in time of crisis or in chronic stress.

Family

Association for Excellence in Education (AEE)

P.O. Box 1053, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-844-8989

Fax: 662-844-8141

Works to improve education in the Tupelo Public Schools by funding specific programs and initiatives.

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Mississippi

213 West Main Street, Suite 200, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-841-5741

Fax: 662-841-5111

Matches carefully screened adult volunteers with children between the ages of 5-15 to motivate and empower them through positive one-to=one mentoring relationships.

Boys and Girls Club of North Mississippi

P.O. Box 1098, Tupelo, Ms 38802 662-841-6504

Fax: 662-841-6425

Provides a positive, safe environment during after-school and summer hours for children to learn, develop relationships with caring, adult professionals, and participate in live-enhancing and character developing experiences.

C.A.S.A. (The Church After School Association, Inc.)

1800 West Main Street, Box 7, Tupelo, MS 38801 662-842-3887

Provides less fortunate children with an after school program to experience Christ’s love by providing a place of enjoyment and security, both physically and emotionally.

Exceptional Progress In Education Through Curriculum & Technology (ExPECT)

P.O. Box 845, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-841-9144

Fax: 662-680-6012

Helps provide quality, equal education for students in Lee County Schools by providing funds for projects, undertakings and studies that can’t be funded through ordinary means.

Family Resource Center of Northeast Mississippi

425 Magazine Street, Tupelo, MS 38804 662-844-0013

Fax: 662-844-0560

Provides information to persons interested in learning more about children and how to provide a nurturing, healthy home environment, brings relevant issues about the needs of children and their families to the attention of the public, provides education al tutorial programs, and developmental screening for children to enhance their opportunities for school success and provides support to families in time of crisis or in chronic stress.

Girl Scouts of Northeast Mississippi

1800 West Main Street, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-844-7577

1-800-624-4185 Fax: 662-680-3164

Delivers an informal contemporary education program to girls, ages 5-18, with four main goals: to help each girl reach their own highest self-potential, teach girls to relate to others with respect and understanding, to instill values and morals for decision making later in life, and to show each girl that she can make a difference in the lives of others through community service and involvement.

Itawamba 4-H Clubs

304C Wiygul Street, Fulton, MS 38843 662-862-3201

Fax: 662-862-3213

Lee 4-H Clubs

P.O. Box 2297, Tupelo, MS 38803 662-841-9000

Fax: 662-841-9003

Lift, Inc. Head Start

5329 Cliff Gookin, Tupelo, MS 38803 662-842-9511

1-800-844-5438

Provides comprehensive services to low income families/children including; education, medical/dental, mental health, family services, and transportation.

Recovery

Drug Rehab

www.DrugRehab.com

Our mission is to help educate at least one new person a day about substance abuse and to be an informational resource for those impacted by alcohol and drug dependence. With your help we can do that.

 

 

 

Hope Family Ministries 662-842-HOPE 2754 Mattox Street Tupelo, MS 38801 http://www.hopefamilyministries.com/ Hope Family Ministries, Inc. (HFM) is a Biblical Counseling and Discipleship Training Ministry in Tupelo, Mississippi. It began May 1995. President and Founder, Rev. Mike Marecle, with the Hope Family Ministries staff, seeks to provide confidential, Biblical, pastoral counseling to individuals, couples, and families in North Mississippi and surrounding areas. God has equipped the staff at HFM with the ability to offer people help, while expressing God’s love and plan for their lives. HFM offers Biblical Counseling, Discipleship Training and Marriage Enrichment, as well as conferences and retreats. Each member of our staff has a proven, seasoned relationship with God. We are people of character, integrity and calling. We are equipped academically, but also know how to live in and through life situations by faith. We depend upon God’s Word to speak to the situations we face, not in a judgmental or condemning way, but simply speaking the truth in love. Family Resource Center of Northeast Mississippi 662-844-0013 425 Magazine Street, Tupelo, MS 38804 Fax: 662-844-0560 Provides information to persons interested in learning more about children and how to provide a nurturing healthy home environment. Brings relevant issues about the needs of children and their families to the attention of the public, provides educational tutorial programs and developmental screening for children to enhance their opportunities for school success and provides support to families in time of crisis or in chronic stress. National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence (NE MS) 200 North Spring Street, Tupelo, MS 38804 662-841-0403 Provides free confidential assessments for adolescents and adults suffering from substance abuse and addiction.

Survival Inc. 662-869-7088

P.O. Box 171, Saltillo, MS 38866 

Fax: 662-869-7140 1-888-915-7788

Provides outreach services to victims of violent crime and survivors of homicide victims, enabling them to reconstruct their lives and develop something positive from the tragedy.

 

Children Shelters: Alpha House Home for Boys 

662-841-9009

302 Franklin Street, Tupelo, MS 38802 

Fax: 662-680-6052

A group facility that prepares boys ages 8-18yrs. Who have been abused, abandoned or neglected to be productive members of society.

 

Faith Haven Emergency Shelter 

662-844-7091

P.O. Box 835, Tupelo, MS 38802 

Fax: 662-844-3146

Provides 24hr. emergency care for children, birth-18yrs, who have been removed from abusive or neglectful situations or have been abandoned.

 

Gardner-Simmons Home for Girls Inc. 

662-844-4433

213 West Main Street, Suite 230, Tupelo, MS 38802

After Hours #: 662-840-8992

Strives to meet the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of girls ages 11-21 who have been victims of abuse and/or neglect through a group home facility and an independent living program. Also offers a foster home program to recruit, approve, train, and supervise foster families to take boys and girls ages birth-18 into their homes.

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