In times of crisis, connecting to different organizations can be vital to successfully getting back on your feet. CORE encourages our grant families and those who have not met our qualifying criteria to utilize our Family Information Center to identify additional resources that may be able to help. Please note that each of these programs have their own qualifying criteria and CORE is not responsible for your eligibility status with any of the resources listed. These programs are independent from CORE.

Disaster Resources

Center for Disease Control & Prevention

 

American Red Cross

 

American Red Cross

 

DisasterAssistance.gov 

General Crisis Resources

USBG (United States Bartenders’ Guild) National Charity Foundation

  • About: Advancing the lifelong stability and wellbeing of service industry professional through education and charitable activities.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.usbgfoundation.org 

 

Salvation Army

  • About: Christmas, LGTBQA support, Disaster assistance, Homeless shelters, food pantries, alcohol and drug rehabilitation and more.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.satruck.org 

 

United Way 2-1-1

 

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul

  • About: Christian organization established to respond to many community and individual needs through programs such as disaster releif, job training and placement, thrift stores, food pantries, housing programs, prison reentry, medical services, and others.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.ssvpusa.org

 

OBLITO

  • About: Whether you need food assistance, services for the homeless (or facing homelessness), free and low cost medical care or emergency cash, you’ll find services on this website that can help.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.oblito.com 

 

Catholic Charities 

  • About: National faith-based group offering housing assistance, immigration services, disaster aid, and food assistance.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.catholiccharitiesusa.org

 

Modest Needs Mission

  • About: Offers financial assistance grants to individuals experiencing temporary crisis.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.modestneeds.org

 

Giving Kitchen

  • About: Supports restaurant workers in crisis in Georgia & Tennessee.
  • Region: Georgia & Tennessee
  • Website: www.thegivingkitchen.org

 

Nurse-Family Partnership

 

Standing With You 

  • About: Provides support for pregnant women, free pregnancy tests, possible ultrasounds, and information about all options.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.standingwithyou.org/help/

Mental Health Resources

Suicide Prevention Lifeline 

  • About: The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 

Hope for the Day

  • About: Through outreach, education, and action, we can equip people with the right tools to be proactive in their communities.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.hftd.org

 

NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness

  • About: NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.nami.org/home

 

This is My Brave

  • About: This Is My Brave brings stories of mental illness and addiction out of the shadows and into the spotlight.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.thisismybrave.org

 

Bring Change 2 Mind

  • About: The national organization Bring Change to Mind is dedicated to fighting the stigma that surrounds mental illness, because it’s this stigma that often prevents people from seeking help. BC2M educates people about mental illness and offers straight, real facts to eradicate myth and misunderstanding.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.bringchange2mind.org

 

Mental Health Association

  • About: MHA is the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness to promoting the overall mental health of all.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.mhanational.org

Substance Abuse Resources

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 

  • About: SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline

 

Smart Recovery 

  • About: Connect to in-person and online support for addiction recovery.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.smartrecovery.org

 

Al-Anon  

  • About: Support group program for people whose lives have been impacted by someone else’s alcoholism.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.al-anon.org

 

Alcoholics Anonymous

  • About: Connect with meetings in your local area.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.aa.org

 

Narcotics Anonymous

  • About: Connect with meetings in your local area.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.na.org

 

Ben’s Friends 

  • About: Food & Beverage industry support group offering hope, fellowship, and a path forward for professionals who struggle with substance abuse & addiction.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.bensfriendshope.com

 

Single Parent Resources

Single Mom Assistance

 

CoAbode

  • About: Social network for single mothers to connect with house sharing/roommate options.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.coabode.org/

Housing & Homelessness Resources

National Coalition for the Homeless

  • About: To end and prevent homelessness while ensuring the immediate needs of those experiencing homelessness are met and their civil rights are respected and protected.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.nationalhomeless.org 

 

I Support the Girls

  • About: Provides bras and feminine hygiene products to women experiencing homelessness.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.isupportthegirls.org

 

Rent Assistance

  • About: Connects individuals with rental assistance programs.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.rentassistance.us

 

Star-C

  • About: Eviction relief with a goal of keeping families in their homes.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.star-c.org

 

Housing & Urban Development Homelessness Assistance Program

 

American Apartment Owners Association

 

The United States Department of Justice

Food & Beverage Employee Resources

Southern Smoke Foundation 

  • About: Emergency relief program providing emergency funding to those employed by or own restaurants or bars or are employed by a restaurant or bar supplier that are faced with unforseen expenses that cannot or will not be covered by insurance.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.southernsmoke.org

 

One Small Miracle

  • About: Supporting the incredible members of Utah’s food and beverage industry through unplanned and life-altering medical events.
  • Region: Utah
  • Website: www.beonesmallmiracle.org

 

Giving Kitchen

  • About: Giving Kitchen provides emergency assistance for food service workers through financial support and a network of community resources.
  • Region: Georgia & Tennessee
  • Website: www.thegivingkitchen.org

 

Restaurants Care

  • About: Restaurants Care is a nonprofit fund that provides direct relief grants to struggling restaurant workers in California.
  • Region: California
  • Website: www.restaurantscare.org

 

USBG (United States Bartenders’ Guild) National Charity Foundation

  • About: BEAP (Bartender Emergency Assistance Program) grants seek to provide immediate financial assistance for those in the hospitality industry who encounter temporary, emergent, financial hardship due to unforeseen and/or catastrophic life events such as an accident, acute medical diagnosis, or wind, water, earth, or fire related natural disasters.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.usbgfoundation.org/beap

Food Insecurity Resources

United States Department of Agriculture

 

FoodFinder US

 

Feeding America

 

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

 

Women, Infants & Children

  • About: Provides supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.fns.usda.gov/wic

Medical Resources

Medicad

 

Healthwell Foundation: Navigating a Health Crisis

 

United Healthcare Children’s Foundation

  • About: Provides grant applications for financial assistance for families with children undergoing costly medical procedures.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.uhccf.org

 

Patients Advocate Foundation

  • About: Provides assistance navigating and accessing insurance and healthcare.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.patientadvocate.org

 

Cancer Financial Assistance Coalition 

  • About: Helps patients connect with information on organizations that assist with the financial cost of cancer treatments and diagnosis.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.cancerfac.org

 

Community Dental Clinics & Affordable Dental Care

  • About: Connects individuals with affordable dental care
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.dentalclinics.org

 

USBG National Charity Foundation Helen David Relief Fund

 

American Cancer Society

  • About: A cancer focused resource for various types of cancer providing counseling, support groups, education, and financial assistance.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.cancer.org

 

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

  • About: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS funds lifesaving blood cancer research around the world, provides free information and support services, and is the voice for all blood cancer patients seeking access to quality, affordable, coordinated care.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.lls.org

 

Autism Spectrum Disorder Foundation

  • About: ASDF programs are developed to make sure that sure that support goes directly to the families dealing with the everyday challenges and financial difficulties that come with raising an autistic child.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.myasdf.org/our-programs/

Financial Health Resources

National Foundation for Credit Counseling

  • About: Provides financial reviews and education to more than a million consumers each yuear in person, over the phone, or online.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.nfcc.org

 

Fifth Season Financial

  • About: Provides financial assistance to families in crisis due to medical bills and procedures.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.fifthseasonfinancial.com 

Utility Assistance Resources

Need Help Paying Bills

 

Lifeline

Domestic Violence Resources

National Domestic Abuse Hotline

  • About: Every contact to The Hotline is personal. Some people who reach out to us identify as survivors of abuse, some as concerned friends or family members, some as abusive partners seeking to change themselves. While every contact is unique, our advocates are guided by The Hotline’s Consent and Ethics policy and will emphasize several key points throughout your conversation.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.thehotline.org

 

Women Are Dreamers Too

Education Resources

GED Testing Service 

  • About: Your online GED® account is your one-stop shop for passing the GED® test. It’s free to set up, and you’ll find study materials, tips, and classes. You can also learn more about the test subjects and schedule your test.
  • Region: National
  • Website: www.ged.com