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All services are listed in order by National, Statewide, Regional, County & City. National, State, and Regional links are verified annually with the latest verification date at the bottom of the page. County/City links are not verified annually due to volume. If you find that a County/City link is broken or a service is no longer available, please message the page so that it can be corrected for future use.

Medical (Doula services under Crisis Centers/Baby Items)


Affordable Childcare

State Programs

Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Child Support

Essentials (food pantries, financial assistance, vouchers, household items, etc.)

Support Groups

I don’t see my city?

Putative Father Registry

Adoption Law/Revocation

End An Adoption Plan

Pay It Forward

Recommend a Service


Medical Info


Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- healthcare financing- Care Credit

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

National- free clinic directory- Free Clinics

National- free/sliding fee dental clinic directory- Free Dental Care

National- prescription discounts- Good Rx

National- birth control, emergency contraception- Nurx

National- vision care- One Sight

National- patient assistance programs- Rx Assist

National- prescription assistance- Rx Outreach

National- free clinic directory- Volunteers in Medicine


Statewide- free clinics- Directory

Statewide- health department directory- NACCHO


North Alabama- prescription assistance- Catholic Center of Concern


Dothan- Samaritan clinic- Love In Action Ministries

Gulf Shores- charitable pharmacy, durable medical equipment- Christian Service Center

Limestone County- prescription assistance- Community Action Partnership

Madison County- medical equipment- Christmas Charities Year Round

Madison County- prescription assistance- Community Action Partnership

Mobile- respite care- Waterfront Rescue Mission

Tuscaloosa- emergency prescription assistance- Catholic Social Services

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Housing info


National- Affordable Housing

National- CoAbode

National- Family Promise

National- For Rent By Owner

National- Low Income Apartments

National- housing authority directory- Public Housing

National- rent assistance directory- Rent Assistance

National- housing locator- Socialserve

National- search rooms to rent- Spare Room


Southeast Alabama (domestic abuse)- House of Ruth


Anniston- Joy Katherine Courtney House

Baldwin County- Good Counsel Homes

Birmingham- Firehouse Ministries

Birmingham- First Light Shelter

Birmingham- Jessie’s Place

Birmingham- Mary’s House

Birmingham- Pathways

Birmingham- Salvation Army

Birmingham- YWCA

Chelsea- Hannah Homes

Cullman- Harbor Haus

Dothan- Dothan Rescue Mission

Dothan- Housing Authority

Dothan- The Harbor

Fosters-Jean Browning Maternity Home

Guntersville- Marshall County Home Place

Huntsville- Crisis Services of North Alabama

Huntsville- Downtown Rescue Mission

Huntsville- Housing Authority

Huntsville- New Futures, Inc.

Huntsville (maternity housing)- Riah Rose Home for Children

Huntsville- Salvation Army

Jasper- Daybreak Shelter

Madison County (domestic abuse)- Crisis Services of North Alabama

Mobile- Family Haven

Mobile- Family Promise

Mobile- Sybil H. Smith Family Village

Montgomery- Family Promise

Morgan County (domestic abuse)- Crisis Services of North Alabama

Pelham- Safe House

Tuscaloosa- Turning Point of West Alabama

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Affordable Childcare


National- extended hours-

National- child care search- Care Lulu

National- newborn, temporary, permanent- Caring Nannies

National- campus-based child care services- CCAMPIS

Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center

National- Childcare Co-Op- Komae

National- Momtrusted

National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity

National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections

National- emergency child care- YMCA


Statewide- Alabama Head Start Association


Child Care Financial Assistance- Family Guidance Center


Dothan- 24 hours- Kiddie Kastle

Huntsville- 24 hours- Brightstar Care

Huntsville- extended hours- EMI Childcare Center

Huntsville- extended hours- Just 4 The Kids Daycare

Huntsville- extended hours- Kidtowne

Huntsville- sliding scale, scholarship- YMCA

Madison- extended hours- Kidtowne

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State Programs

Programs Explained: Terms

ACA Marketplace

Child Care Subsidies


Energy Assistance LIHEAP


Housing Authority


IRS Free File Program

Job Corps

Lifeline Program


National School Lunch Program

Plan First

Section 8 Housing




Unemployment Compensation


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Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Crisis Info


National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family

National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project

National- cloth diapers- Cloth for Every Bum

National- portable crib directory- Cribs for Kids

National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil

National- free samples- Everyday Family

National- cloth diapers- Jake’s Diapers

National- baby care package- Little Llamas USA

National- National Diaper Bank Network

National- one time free formula sample- Nature’s One

National- first time mom assistance- Nurse Family Partnership

National- trade baby items/clothes- Rehash

National- car seat distribution directory- Safe Convertible Car Seats

National- cloth diapers- Share the Love

National- rewards program- Similac

National (ages 13-23)- family support programs- Teen Mother Choices

National- crib alternative- The Baby Box


Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle


North Alabama- diapers, newborn gift packages- Catholic Center of Concern


Birmingham- diaper bank directory- Bundles Diaper Bank of Hope

Dothan- clothing closet- Westgate Church of Christ

Dothan- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before accepting or pursuing adoption material)- baby items, diapers, etc.- Wiregrass Hope Group

Fairhope- diapers, formula, bottles, etc.- Swaddling Clothes

Fayette County- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before accepting or pursuing adoption material)- diapers, maternity clothes, material assistance, parenting programs- Hope’s Choice of Alabama

Huntsville- cloth diaper lending program- A Nurturing Moment

Huntsville- parenting support- Family Services Center

Jasper- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before accepting or pursuing adoption material)- clothing closet, parenting classes, earn while you learn- PTRC of Jasper

Tuscaloosa- formula, diapers- Catholic Social Services

Tuscaloosa- (refers for adoption//please read Voices and Experience before accepting or pursuing adoption material)- material support, parenting education- Choices Pregnancy Clinic

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Child Support

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Essentials info


National- feminine hygiene products- Alliance For Period Supplies

National- cell phone assistance- Assurance Wireless

National- babysitting, errands, carpooling, meal swaps, etc.- Babysitter Exchange

National- backpack food program- Blessings in a Backpack

National- car donation program- Cars 4 Christmas

National- poverty relief program- Circles USA

National- location-based resources- Community Action Partnership

National- school supply events- Eventbrite

National- scholarship database- Fastweb

National- backpack program- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Feeding America

National- food assistance- Food Finder

National- education financial aid- Frank

National- car donation program- Free Charity Cars

National- mortgage & lease assistance- Gradient Gives Back Foundation

National- job search- Indeed

National- jobs access program- Lyft

National- financial assistance- Modest Needs

National- various assistance- Net Wish

National- trade clothing- Rehash

National- various assistance- Society of St. Vincent de Paul

National- education grants- Soroptimist

National- food assistance for summer- Summer Food Rocks

National- food assistance- The Little Free Pantry

National- job search for moms- The Mom Project

National- various assistance- The Salvation Army

National- food assistance database- Why Hunger

National- car donation programs- Working Cars for Working Families

National- location based assistance- YMCA

National- rideshare- Zimride


Statewide- social services directory- Alabama Department of Human Resources

Statewide- public transit directory- American Public Transportation Association

Statewide- children’s bed assistance- Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Statewide- Operation Backpack- Volunteers of America

Statewide- car sharing club- Zipcar


North Alabama- general assistance- Beltline Church of Christ

North Alabama- rent & utility assistance, clothing, emergency assistance, etc.- Catholic Center of Concern

North Alabama- food bank directory- Food Bank of North Alabama

Southeast Alabama- energy assistance, rent assistance, clothing closet, food pantry, GED program, etc.- Southeast Community Action Partnership

Southeast Alabama- food bank directory- Wiregrass Area Food Bank


Albertville- food pantry- Marshall County Christian Services

Birmingham- daily meals- Firehouse Ministries

Birmingham- daily meals, clothing, laundry, etc.- Pathways

Birmingham- rent assistance, clothing, food, etc.- Salvation Army

Birmingham- daily meals- The Community Kitchens

Dothan- food pantry, financial assistance- Evergreen Presbyterian Church

Dothan- food pantry- First Church of the Nazarene

Dothan- clothing, food assistance, furniture, GED program, hot meals, etc.- Living Hope Community Outreach Center

Dothan- hygiene items, clothing, food assistance, etc.- Love In Action Ministries

Dothan- food assistance, clothing, utility & rent assistance, etc.- Southeast Alabama Baptist Association

Dothan- food bank, sack lunch program- The Ark

Dothan- food assistance, clothing, utility assistance, household items, etc.- The Episcopal Church of the Nativity

Dothan- job training, financial assistance, etc.- The Harbor

Dothan- food pantry, clothing closet- Westgate Church of Christ

Dothan- public transit- Wiregrass Transit Authority

Gulf Shores- utilities assistance, food pantry, summer food program, etc.- Christian Service Center

Harvest- food assistance- House of the Harvest

Houston County- public transit- Wiregrass Transit Authority

Huntsville- daily meals, laundry, showers, etc.- Downtown Rescue Mission

Huntsville- case management, showers, laundry, daily meals, etc.- First Stop

Huntsville- homeless outreach- Grateful Life Community Church

Huntsville- food pantry- Holmes Street UMC

Huntsville- general assistance, referrals- Huntsville Assistance Program and Clearing House

Huntsville- food bank- Manna House

Huntsville- general assistance, food & clothing assistance- St. Paul’s UMC

Huntsville- daily meals, food boxes, clothing assistance, etc.- Salvation Army

Huntsville- car donation program, car repair- Wheels 4 Working

Jasper- limited financial assistance- Daybreak Shelter

Limestone County- emergency assistance- Community Action Partnership

Madison- food pantry- First Baptist Madison

Madison- food pantry, homeless ministry, family counseling- Good Shepherd UMC

Madison- food pantry- Madison Christian Church

Madison County- food pantry, oil change ministry, school supplies- Asbury Church

Madison County- job training, adult education, clothing assistance- Christian Women’s Job Corps

Madison County- clothing, holiday assistance, furniture, etc.- Christmas Charities Year Round

Madison County- emergency assistance- Community Action Partnership

Madison County- food pantry- St.Mark’s Food Pantry

Madison County- food pantry- Streams of Life Ministries

Mobile- food, clothing, furniture, emergency assistance, etc.- Catholic Social Services

New Hope- food pantry, adult education- The Care Center

New Market- food pantry- New Market UMC

Tuscaloosa- food pantry, financial assistance, clothing, etc.- Catholic Social Services

For more information: 211 Connects Alabama

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Support Groups

Support Info


National- CoAbode

National- La Leche League International

National- Meetup

National- Moms Club International

National- MOPS

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Postpartum Support International

National- support group directory- Psychology Today

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom


Dothan (fatherhood program)- Wiregrass Hope Group

Fayette County- Hope’s Choice of Alabama

Jasper (fatherhood program)- PRTC of Jasper

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I don’t see my city?

Don’t worry. There are resource links added to the website every day and it’s possible that your area has not been researched yet. If the administrator is not currently working on other projects, your city can be made a priority. Please contact the page here.

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Putative Father Registry

Register Here

Father’s Rights Support- Sky is the Limit Foundation

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Adoption Law/Revocation

Law Info

A consent or relinquishment may be taken at any time, except that once signed or confirmed, may be withdrawn within five days after birth or within five days after signing of the consent or relinquishment, whichever comes last.

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End an Adoption Plan

If you are looking for help in severing your relationship with an adoption facilitator:

Saving Our Sisters

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Pay It Forward

If you have been a recipient of help, you know firsthand how essential volunteers and/or donations were to your success. Please consider volunteering for or donating to any of the vital organizations on this page.

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Recommend a Service

Know a service applicable to moms and children in this state, but it’s not listed? Please share it by contacting the page: Here.

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*This page does not provide legal advice

*Verified 5/19