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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.

*Warning- Clicking on external links will open a new browser tab and send you to a website outside of The Family Preservation Project. The Family Preservation Project cannot be responsible for the accuracy of the information contained within other websites.

*Pregnancy related healthcare services can be found under Baby Care because these providers often offer parenting education and material support as well.


Services are available for free to low-income patients. Service providers may offer help in broader areas/regions than the physical location listed. Many service providers offer case management.


Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- low price medications- Blink Health

National- healthcare financing- Care Credit

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

National- affordable medicines- CostPlus Drug Company

National- prescription discount card- Familywize

National- free clinic directory- Free Clinics

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

National- prescription discounts- Good Rx

National- uninsured medication- Harbor Path

National- healthcare crowdfunding- Help Me Bounce

National- medicine assistance search engine- Medicine Assistance Tool

National- eyeglasses assistance- New Eyes

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- mental health helpline- Arkansas Crisis Center

Statewide- free clinics- Directory

Statewide- health department directory- NACCHO


Northwest Arkansas- medical, dental, prenatal, etc.- Community Clinic

River Valley Region- medical, optical, dental, etc.- Good Samaritan Clinic

River Valley Region- medical, mental health- Hope Campus


Crawford County- dental- CSCDC

Fort Smith- mental health- Riverview HOPE Campus

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

Paragould- prescription assistance- Mission Outreach

Sebastian County- dental- CSCDC

White County- medical & prescription assistance- Christian Health Ministry of White County


Most service providers offer case management. Listings range from emergency to permanent. Many providers offer additional services in conjunction with housing; including childcare, healthcare, etc. Service providers may offer help in broader areas/regions than the physical location listed.


National- Affordable Housing

National- search sublets- Airbnb

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- multiple rental platforms- RentPath

National- find a roommate- Roomies

National- search rooms to rent- Spare Room



Northeast Arkansas (domestic abuse)- The Haven

River Valley Region- Hope Campus


Batesville (domestic abuse)- Family Violence Prevention Inc.

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 (domestic abuse)- Crisis Intervention Center

Fort Smith- Riverview HOPE Campus

Fort Smith- St. John’s Episcopal Church

Fort Smith- The Esther House

Fort Smith- The Next Step

Fort Smith- The Salvation Army

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

Paragould- Mission Outreach

Pine Bluff- CASA

Rogers- Saving Grace

Russellville- River Valley Shelter

Siloam Springs- Genesis House

White County- Jacob’s Place

Affordable Childcare

Service providers range from national to local. Local listings have been searched by services including but not limited to: 24 hour care, extended hours, discounts, crisis nurseries, tuition assistance, scholarships, and sliding fees.


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- Mom Trusted

National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity

National- child care search- Tootris

National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections

National- child care search- Winnie

National- emergency child care- YMCA


Statewide- Arkansas Head Start Association



Fort Smith- extended hours- A Smart Start Academy

Fort Smith- Better Beginnings

Fort Smith- sliding scale- Lincoln Child Care

Fort Smith- family discount- The Sandbox Childcare Center

Little Rock- The Little Learners Child Development Center

Government Programs

Programs Explained: Terms

ACA Marketplace

Affordable Connectivity Program (broadband/internet)

ARKids First (CHIP)

Cash Assistance TEA

CFPB (rental assistance programs)

Child Care Assistance

Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Energy Assistance LIHEAP



IRS Free File Program

Job Corps

Lifeline Program

LIHWAP (water assistance)

Meals for Kids


National School Lunch Program

Section 8 Housing



Unemployment Insurance


Baby Care

Most Crisis/Resource Pregnancy Centers will encourage and refer for adoption. Please do your research before accepting or pursuing adoption materials. Adoption is a lifelong commitment to grief. Visit the Voices and Experience pages on the website for more accurate information. A permanent solution should not be applied to a temporary problem.


National- car seat distribution directory- 800 Buck-L-Up

National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family

National- material assistance directory- Baby2Baby

National- (some providers may refer for adoption//Please visit the Voices and Experience pages before pursuing adoption) maternal and perinatal service provider search- Bornbir

National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project

National- portable crib directory- Cribs for Kids

National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil

National- family-focused support- Healthy Families America

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- diaper savings program- Pampers

National- parenting education, virtual services- Parents as Teachers

National- trade baby items/clothes- Rehash

National- car seat distribution directory- Safe Convertible Car Seats

National- (Not all, but some locations may be affiliated with a national adoption entity. For transparency, please be advised. Please read Voices and Experience before accepting or pursuing adoption material) family preservation assistance- Safe Families for Children

National- cloth diapers- Share the Love

National- rewards program- Similac

National- car seat trade-in events- Target Brands, Inc.

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

National- cloth diapers- The Cloth Option

National- parental leave grant- The Mom Economy


Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle


Central Arkansas- diaper bank- Pulaski Heights UMC

River Valley Region- parenting support- Hope Campus


Fort Smith- diapers, wipes, ointment, etc.- Diaper Dandies

Fort Smith- baby and children clothing- Dylan’s Closet

Fort Smith- diapers, clothing, baby items- Earthbound Angels Inc.

Fort Smith- parenting classes- Riverview HOPE Campus

Rogers- car seat loan program- City of Rogers

Searcy- (Refers for adoption// Please read Voices and Experience before pursuing adoption) material support, parenting classes- Friends for Life Pregnancy Center

Child Support

Contact Here

General Assistance

Most service providers offer case management. Help may be available in broader areas/regions than the physical location listed. Services include: food and clothing assistance, car repair and donation, employment services, case management, rent and utility assistance, transportation, holiday assistance, school supplies, homeless prevention, etc.


National- women scholarships- AAUW

National (must be nominated)- ages 3-16 mattresses, bed frames, bedding- A Hope to Dream

National- feminine hygiene products- Alliance For Period Supplies

National- garden fresh food assistance directory- Ample Harvest

National- cell phone assistance- Assurance Wireless

National- car donation program- Cars 4 Heroes

National- poverty relief program- Circles USA

National- internet discount- Comcast Internet Essentials

National- location-based resources- Community Action Partnership

National- professional clothing, workforce assistance- Dress for Success

National- school supply events- Eventbrite

National- scholarship database- Fastweb

National- backpack program- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Food Finder

National- food assistance directory- Food Not Bombs

National- food pantry directory- Food Pantries

National- car donation program– Free Charity Cars

National- job search- Glassdoor

National- mortgage & lease assistance- Gradient Gives Back Foundation

National- ride share- Hyrecar

National- job search- Indeed

National- on a budget meal plans- Kids Eat in Color

National- employment agency- Labor Finders

National- jobs access program- Lyft

National- financial assistance- Modest Needs

National- emergency, sick child, postpartum, etc.- Nanny Poppinz

National- various assistance- Net Wish

National- summer food finder- No Kid Hungry

National- workforce staffing- PeopleReady

National- trade clothes- Rehash

National- wireless service- SafeLink

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- school supply events, rent assistance, etc.- United Way

National- food assistance database- Why Hunger

National- car donation programs- Working Cars for Working Families

National- location based assistance- YMCA


Statewide- public transit directory- American Public Transportation Association

Statewide- food bank directory- Arkansas Food Bank

Statewide- postsecondary scholarships- Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund

Statewide- utility payment assistance-Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative

Statewide- rent assistance- Community Action Partnership

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


Central Arkansas- food pantry, utility assistance- CAPCA

North Central Arkansas- food bank directory- Food Bank of North Central Arkansas

North Central Arkansas- car repair & maintenance ministry- Gospel Garage Auto Ministry Corp.

Northeast Arkansas- food bank directory- Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas

Northwest Arkansas- food bank directory- Northwest Arkansas Food Bank

River Valley Region- family support services- Hope Campus

River Valley Region- clothing- The Golden Rule Clothes Closet

Western Arkansas- food pantry- Antioch for Youth & Family


Bald Knob- food assistance- Pleasant Grove Baptist Church

Beebe- food & clothing assistance- Beebe Christian Outreach

Cabot- food & clothing assistance- Hope’s Closet & Pantry

Cabot- food pantry- Renew Community Church

Conway- Transportation- Bethlehem House

Conway- Food Pantry- Bethlehem House

Crawford County- utility assistance, emergency services- CSCDC

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

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

Fort Smith- food bank- Cavanaugh Church

Fort Smith- clothing assistance- Dylan’s Closet

Fort Smith- household items- Earthbound Angels Inc.

Fort Smith- food pantry- Goddard UMC

Fort Smith- food & clothing assistance- Grand Avenue Baptist Church

Fort Smith- food pantry- Harvest Time

Fort Smith- clothing assistance- Midland Heights Clothes Closet

Fort Smith- family support services- River Valley Christian Life Corps

Fort Smith- food assistance, employment services, etc.- Riverview HOPE Campus

Fort Smith- food pantry, various assistance- St. James Missionary Baptist Church

Fort Smith- sack lunch program, daily meals- St. John’s Episcopal Church

Fort Smith- food pantry-South Side Baptist Church

Fort Smith- clothing, furniture, housewares-The Hope Chest

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

Fort Smith- food & utility assistance, daily meals, holiday assistance, job placement, etc.- The Salvation Army

Greenwood- food pantry- Greenwood First Assembly of God

Jonesboro- food pantry- Helping Neighbors Food Pantry

Little Rock- showers, laundry, etc.- DePaul

Little Rock- daily meals- Little Rock Compassion Center

Little Rock- family support services- Restore Hope Arkansas

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

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

Little Rock- career center- Our House

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

Russellville- utility assistance- Help Network

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

Sebastian County- utility assistance, emergency services- CSCDC

Sebastian County- family support services- Restore Hope

Searcy- food & clothing assistance- Downtown Church of Christ

Searcy- food & clothing assistance- NHIM

Van Buren- food pantry, clothing closet- Heritage Church

Van Buren- food pantry- Refuge Ministries

Ward- food assistance- Grace Community

White County- food pantry- Central Baptist Church

White County- food assistance- Crosspoint Ministries

Support Groups

All support groups listed are aimed to provide support in parenting. National organizations may provide local chapter listings.


National- CoAbode

National- La Leche League International

National- Meetup

National- Moms Club International

National- MOPS

National- Motherhood Redefined

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Peanut

National- Postpartum Support International

National- support group directory- Psychology Today

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom




Fort Smith- Central Women’s Ministry

Fort Smith- St. John’s Episcopal Church

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.

Putative Father Registry

Contact Here

Father’s Rights Support- Sky is the Limit Foundation

Putative Father Registry explained here.

Adoption Law/Revocation

This page does not provide legal services or advice. Adoption law and revocation is listed as a courtesy. The page attempts to link to the latest adoption codes in the respective state. Laws can change. Verify your adoption laws and revocation timeframes before signing termination of your parental rights.

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

A withdrawal of a consent to adoption can be found here.

End An Adoption Plan

If you are looking for help in severing your relationship with an adoption facilitator, revoking your legal consent to an adoption, or learning more about the adoption process and long-term effects, please contact Saving Our Sisters

CPS Assistance

Let Our Children Go seeks to restore those that have been wrongly separated from their families by providing assistance for reconnecting physically and emotionally.  We also hope to offer aid and comfort to those whose family member passed on after separation.

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.

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.

*This page does not provide legal advice

*Verified 8/22