Author: Janae Smith

Shepard’s Table

We interview a representative of Shepard’s Table to find out how they have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and how donations are allocated. Categories: Hope for the Hungry Testimonials

Elmore County Food Pantry

We interview a representative of The Elmore County Food Pantry to find out how they have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and how donations are allocated. Categories: Hope for the Hungry Testimonials

Faith Crusade Montgomery Rescue Mission

  We interview a representative of The Faith Crusade Montgomery Rescue Mission to find out how they have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and how donations are allocated. Categories: Hope for the Hungry Testimonials

Additional Mental Health Resources

Call 2-1-1 for crisis intervention services, support groups, counseling, drug and alcohol intervention and rehabilitation. Visit their site for more information: http://www.211connectsalabama.org/ Suicide Prevention Hotline    1-800-273-TALK  1-800-273-8255 Visit their site for more information: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ Hands on River Region Visit their site for more information: https://www.handsonriverregion.org/ Montgomery County Sherriff’s Office Visit their site for more information: https://www.montgomerysheriff.com/ Categories: Mental Health…

Council on Substance Abuse (COSA)

COSA’s mission is to reduce the incidence and prevalence of the disease of alcoholism, other drug addiction diseases, and related problems. As a member of the Community Anti-Drug Coalition of America (CADCA), COSA’s programs and services designed to: PREVENT or DELAY the onset of substance use disorders and related behavioral health issues. EDUCATE and INFORM the public on substance use disorders and related behavioral…

Auburn University at Montgomery

The staff of Counseling and Health Promotion Services (CHPS) provides different levels of support to AUM students. Currently enrolled students are provided free, professional and confidential counseling services through individual and group counseling appointments. Meeting with a counselor is a chance to explore one’s hopes and fears, and determine possible courses of action or resolution in a respectful, non-judgmental, and…

Montgomery Area Health Authority

MAMHA provides a continuum of mental health services for persons with mental illness in a four county area in central Alabama, which includes Montgomery County, Autauga County, Elmore County and Lowndes County.  Services include: Psychiatric Services Medication Management and Monitoring Individual Therapy for Adults and Children Intensive Day Treatment Rehabilitative Day Treatment Bipolar Disorder Schizophrenia Adult Residential Treatment Services Supported Housing…

The Wellness Coalition

The Wellness Coalition provides health care access services primarily to the River Region’s non-elderly adults who have chronic diseases (diabetes, heart disease, asthma, obesity and others) and no health insurance. This non-profit organization also provides, through service contracts with local agencies, services for persons of other ages, such as elderly and children or those who are underinsured; and community health…

Jackson Hospital

Jackson Hospital is committed to the River Region community as we stand on the frontlines fighting against COVID-19. Keeping patients healthy and safe is central to our mission. The Jackson Hospital staff remain consistent in year-round emergency preparedness training; as our protocols to care for patients ensures the safety of hospital staff, visitors and the community. From emergency care to…

Mental Health America in Montgomery

Mental Health America Montgomery works with the national organization, Mental Health America to promote mental health as a critical part of overall wellness.  This includes: prevention services for all early identification and intervention for those as risk integrated care support for those who need services with recovery as the goal   Categories: Mental Health Resources