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Medical
Housing/Shelter
Affordable Childcare
State Programs
Crisis Centers/Baby Items
Child Support
Essentials  (food pantries, financial assistance, household wares, vouchers, etc)
Support Groups
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Putative Father Registry
Adoption Law/Revocation
End An Adoption Plan
Pay It Forward
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Medical

Medical Info

National

Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

National- vision care- One Sight

Statewide

Statewide- free clinics- Directory

County/City

Little Rock- medical, prescription vouchers- St. Francis House

Paragould- prescription assistance- Mission Outreach

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Housing/Shelter

Housing info

National

National- Affordable Housing

National- CoAbode

National- Low Income Apartments

National- search rooms to rent- Spare Room

County/City

Batesville- Safe Haven Shelter

Bentonville- Havenwood

Bentonville- Salvation Army Shelter

Clinton- The Dove House

Conway- Bethlehem House

Fayetteville- Salvation Army Shelter

Fayetteville- The Walker Family Residential Community

Fort Smith- Community Rescue Mission

Fort Smith- Crisis Intervention Center

Fort Smith- The Esther House

Hot Springs- Potters Clay Ministries

Little Rock- Family Promise

Little Rock- Little Rock Compassion Center

Little Rock- Our House

Little Rock- Union Rescue Mission

Little Rock- Women and Children First

Mountain Home- Gamma House

Northeast Arkansas- The Haven

Paragould- Mission Outreach

Pine Bluff- CASA

Rogers- Saving Grace

Russellville- River Valley Shelter

Siloam Springs- Genesis House

Trumann- Stepping Stone Sanctuary

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Affordable Childcare

National

National- extended hours- Care.com

National- newborn, temporary, permanent- Caring Nannies

Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center

National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity

National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections

Statewide

Statewide- Arkansas Head Start Association

County/City

Fort Smith- Better Beginnings

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State Programs

Programs Explained: Terms

ACA Marketplace

Cash Assistance TEA

Child Care Assistance

CHIP

Energy Assistance LIHEAP

HUD

Job Corps

Lifeline Program

Medicaid

National School Lunch Program

Section 8 Housing

SNAP

TEFAP

Unemployment Insurance

WIC

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Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Crisis Info

National

National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family

National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project

National- diapers- Cloth For All

National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil

National- free samples- Everyday Family

National- National Diaper Bank Network

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

National- trade baby items/clothes- Rehash

National- cloth diapers- Share the Love

National- rewards program- Similac

Statewide

Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle

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Child Support

Contact Here

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Essentials

Essentials info

National

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

National- feminine hygiene- Cloth For All

National- backpack program- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Feeding America

National- trade clothes- Rehash

National- rent assistance directory- Rent Assistance

National- job search for moms- The Mom Project

National- rideshare- Zimride

County/City

Conway- Transportation- Bethlehem House

Conway- Food Pantry- Bethlehem House

Fayetteville- daily meals, laundry, clothing, transportation, etc.- 7 Hills Center

Fayetteville- rental and utility assistance, vouchers, etc.- Cooperative Emergency Outreach

Fort Smith- meals, mail service, etc.- The Next Step

Jonesboro- food pantry- Helping Neighbors Food Pantry

Little Rock- showers, laundry, etc.- DePaul

Little Rock- daily meals- Little Rock Compassion Center

Little Rock- food pantry, utility assistance, clothing, etc.- St. Francis House

Little Rock- food pantry, limited financial assistance- Helping Hand

Paragould- daily meals, food pantry, utility assistance, etc.- Mission Outreach

Russellville- utility assistance- Help Network

Russellville- clothing, food items, etc.- River Valley Shelter

Springdale- meals, showers, laundry, food pantry, clothes, etc.- House of Hope

Trumann- daily meals, food pantry- Stepping Stone Sanctuary

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Support Groups

Support Info

National

National- CoAbode

National- Meetup

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom

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I don’t see my city?

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Putative Father Registry

Contact Here

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Adoption Law/Revocation

Law Info

The required consent  to adoption shall be executed at any time after the birth of the child.

A consent to adoption cannot be withdrawn after the entry of a decree of adoption.

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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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