Emergency Assistance


Salvation Army

Salvation Army
121 Hwy. 201 North
Mountain Home, AR 72653
FAX: 870-424-6940
Serves: Baxter, Marion, Izard, Stone and Fulton Counties

Salvation Army
Benton County Unit
504 N. Dixieland Drive
P.O. Box 969
Rogers, AR 72757
Fax: 479-659-0833

Salvation Army
NW Arkansas Area Command
219 E. 15th Street
P.O. Box 1743
Fayetteville, AR 72702-1743
FAX: 479-444-9148

Salvation Army
Springdale Unit
315 Holcomb Street
P.O. Box 528
Springdale, AR 72764
FAX: 479-751-7353

American Red Cross

Emergency and recovery aid to disaster victims. Communications and emergency financial aid to military families. CPR, swimming and first aid classes.

American Red Cross
1147 Millsap Road
Fayetteville, AR 72703
Serves Washington and Madison Counties.

Northwest Arkansas Chapter
American Red Cross
250 East Industrial Circle
Tontitown, AR 72770

Emergency Assistance Offered in Each County


Baxter County

Food Bank of North Central Arkansas, Inc.
P.O. Box 128
Norfork, AR 72658
Pantry 9:30-3:30 Tuesday-Friday

Location: in the old school on Hwy. 5 south 
out of Mountain Home. 
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30am - 4:00pm

Services: Commodity program and large Thrift Store for the public. Assistance is given to meet every kind of basic need as the funds are available including assistance to fire and flood victims.

Mountain Home Food Basket
121 Dyer Street
P.O. Box 376
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Hours: 10:00am - 12:00pm Monday-Saturday

Project Love, Inc.
307 S. Main, Suite 29
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Thrift Shop Hours: 10:00am - 4:00pm Monday-Saturday

Services: To provide for the support of the homeless, including shelter, food, clothing, medical care, guidance counseling, and educational  services and to provide an information  resource crisis center to assist persons with personal and family problems, including child abuse, alcoholism, drug abuse, suicide and financial problems. To instill faith, love, and charity for all who have need.

West Baxter Co. Foodroom
Wesley United Methodist Church
Gassville, AR 72635
2nd & 4th Wednesday, 8:00 am - 12 noon


Benton County

Care and Share
Main Street
Gravette, AR

Helping Hands Store
320 Airport Road
Bentonville, AR 72712
Emergency help for food, clothing, shelter, gasoline, prescriptions, etc. Clothing and other items at a minimal cost.

Manna Center, Inc.
196 W. Kenwood
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Food, clothing & gas vouchers.

Samaritan House
1211 West Hudson Road
Rogers, AR 72757
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. 9:00am - 11:30pm
Food, clothing, shut-off notice, eviction notice.

Soul’s Harbor
1206 N. Second
Rogers, AR 72757
Emergency shelter, 3 meals a day.

Temple Baptist Church
Rogers, AR 72757
479-636-1064, call for location.
Food assistance.

Total Life Community Center
13710 South Hwy. 59
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Clothing, food, disaster relief, health screening.


Boone County

Ozark Share & Care
105 Hwy. 62-65 By-Pass
Harrison, AR 72602
Thrift Shop - 9:00am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday.
9:00am - 4:00pm Saturday.
Food Pantry - 1:00pm - 4:00pm Monday – Thursday

Temporary emergency assistance as follows:
         1.  Food
         2.  Clothing
         3.  Gasoline
         4.  Heating
         5.  Prescriptions
         6.  Furniture
         7.  Household goods

Eligibility: Applicant must: 
        1.  Be within poverty guidelines
        2.  Demonstrate a serious emergency need for service
        3.  Be from Boone County


Carroll County

Loaves & Fishes Food
Bank of the Ozarks
207 S. Main Street
Applewood Plaza # 3
Berryville, AR 72616
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:00am - 2:00pm
Tuesday 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Government Commodities

New Life Evangelistic
Free Store
120 E. Church Street
Berryville, AR 72616
Monday 11:00am - 2:00pm, Tuesday 10:00am - 7:00pm,
Wednesday and Thursday 10:00am - 2:00pm

People Helping People
Carroll County
Resource Council
201 Madison Avenue
P.O. Box 601
Berryville, AR 72616
Chairperson: Cathy Quast
Carroll County Home Health

Pharmacy assistance program.


Madison County

Food Pantry
Contact the Department
of Human Services

Ministerial Alliance
Mark McDonald
479-738-6890 or
1st Assembly of God
Rusty Blann

Open Arms Food Pantry
Call for Address 


Marion County

Bull Shoals Food Pantry
Lynette & Broadway
Bull Shoals, AR 72619
Open Wednesdays

Church of God
East Main Street
Flippin, AR 72634

Church on the Rock 
Food Closet
Old Main Street
Yellville, AR 72687
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00am — 12:00Noon

Yellville Food Closet
P.O. Box 205
Yellville, AR 72687
870-449-8797 (Thursdays)


Newton County

Christain Food Room
Attn: Michael Carter
HCR 72, Box 256
Jasper, AR 72641


Searcy County 

Hope Foundation

Leslie Baptist Church

Searcy County Care Program
Hwy. 27 N.
Marshall, AR 72650


Washington County

Abundant Grace Ministries 
Living Hope Assembly
19149 Hwy. 74
PO Box 251
Elkins, AR 72727
Onsite food pantry and clothing closet.  Also assist individuals and families with basic needs as situations arise.

Cooperative Emergency Outreach
419 W. Rock
P.O. Box 3631
Fayetteville, AR 72702
Hours: Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 3:00pm

14 churches working together to provide assistance with food, utilities rent & prescription medication.

First Baptist Church
1709 Johnson Road
Mission Northwest Arkansas
Springdale, AR 72762
Assistance with food, prescriptions, rent with eviction notice and utilities with shut off notice.
By Appointment

Grace Place
Lincoln, AR 72744

Life Ministries
Prairie Grove, AR 72753
Tuesday & Thursday 9:00am - 12:00noon

Life Source, International
600 South School Ave., Ste 2
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Medical Services Ministries
c/o The Salvation Army
219 E. 15th Street
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Provides antibiotic prescriptions to needy.

Second Mile Ministries
319 W. Lafayette Street
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00am - 12:00noon
Clothing store: Wednesday & Saturday 8:30am - 11:00pm

Rent payments, utility payments, security deposit payments, doctor or dental payments, prescriptions, clothing, shoes, work shoes, temporary lodging, Lifeline subscriptions, home and phone visitation to homebound.

St. Francis House
614 E. Emma
Springdale, AR 72765

Medical and dental services offered on a sliding fee scale. Assistance with prescriptions.

Distributes food on Wednesday, and Thursday, from 9:00am - 12:00noon