Who Do I Call When I Need Help?
Who to Call When You Need Help:

Community Resources: 
 Etowah County’s Sheriff’s Department—256-546-2825
 Poison Control Center—1-800-462-0800 
 
Substance Abuse/Mental Health: 
Alcoholics Anonymous—1-888-489-9554 
Alcoholism Council—256-927-3111 
Daybreak Recovery Center—1-800-868-HOPE 
Drug Awareness—256-927-5593 
The Bridge—256-546-6324 
Mountain View Hospital—1-800-245-3645 
RAPHA Christian Home (for Men)—256-538-7458 
Gadsden Treatment Center—256-549-0807 

Financial Assistance, Food, Clothing: 
Catholic Center of Concern (food & clothing)—256-546-0028 
Community Services Program—256-546-9271 
Etowah Baptist Mission Center—256-546-2980 
Food Stamps—256-549-4138 
Salvation Army—256-546-4673 
WIC Program—256-547-6311 
Love Center—256-547-5733 

Parent Education and Support: 
CED Mental Health Center—256-492-7800 
Gadsden Psychological Services—256-543-1544 
Head Start—256-546-7431 
Even Start Family Literacy Program—256-549-2952 
Gadsden Regional Center—256-494-4112 
Amelia Center—205-251-3430 
Mountain View Hospital—1-800-222-7322 
Special Education Action Committee—1-800-222-7322 
Childcare Resource Network—1-800-593-4056 
Parent Project Alabama Early Intervention—1-800-543-3098 
Creative Pathways (Lore’ Williams)—256-452-9018 
Garrett Counseling and Consulting (Ashley Garrett)—256-239-5662
 Success By 6—256-547-2581 
 
Transportation & Job Resources: 
DART Van and Trolley—256-543-3278 
R.A.T.S. (Rural Area Transportation System)—256-547-1014 
Alabama Department of Voc./ Rehabilitation Services—1-800-671-6839 
 
Hotline Numbers: 
Medicaid Information—1-800-362-1504 
ALLKIDS—1-888-373-5437 
Literacy Council of Center Alabama—1-888- 448-7323 
Alcohol/ Substance Abuse Helpline—1-800-762-3790 
Suicide National Hopeline Network—1-800-784-2433 
Drug Helpline—1-800-662-4357 
Covenant House Nineline—1-800-999-9999 

Disaster Services: 
American Red Cross—256-547-8667 
Salvation Army—256-546-4673 
 Resource Referral: First Call for Help—2-1-1 or 256-546-4357 
Family Success Center—256-547-6888 

Medical: 
Etowah County Health Department—256-547-6311 
Gadsden Regional Medical Center—256-494-4000 
Riverview Regional Medical Center—256-543-5200 
Quality of Life Health Services—256-492-0131 
Health Services Center—256-832-0100 
Gadsden Free Clinic—256-546-3456 
Etowah Pregnancy Testing Center—256-546-8677 
Children’s Hospital of Alabama—205-939-9100 
Children’s Rehabilitative Services—256-547-8653 
All Kids  1-800-373-5437 
Medicaid Office—256-549-7700 or 1-800-362-1504 

Abuse and Neglect: 
Childhelp USA 1-800-422-4453 
Department of Human Resources—256-549-4170 
Rose Haven—256-543-3059 
Child Advocacy Center—256-543-1319