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Schlemann Center for Women's Health Education
Contact: Cindy Costa
624 Hospital Drive
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-508-2345
Description of Organizations Services:
The Schliemann Center for Women's Health education is part of baxter regional Medical center's effort to provide superior health care for women at all stages of their lives.Classes and support groups offered at the center focus on such topics as babysitting,breastfeeding,childbirth,menopause,nutrition,wellness and heart health.Programs offered throughout the year include Girl's Night Out,Teen Girls Go to College,Working Women in the Know, and Schliemann Learning Sessions. ...(Read More)

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Serenity Inc.
Contact: Donna Forrester,Executive Director
1015 Hwy 62 W - PO Box 1111 (Mailing)
Mountain Home, AR 72654
Phone: 870-424-7576 (24 Hour Hotline 870-424-7233)
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (office)
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Description of Organizations Services:
Serenity Inc. offers domestic violence emergency shelter and advocacy at no cost. Serenity also offers outreach services for victims of domestic violence that are not residing in shelter.Hotline telephone number 1-424-7233

Shriners Hospital Referral Line
Toll-free: 800-237-5055

Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Baxter/Izard Counties
Contact: Jackie Edmonds
1322 Bradley Drive, Suite 7
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-508-6203
Fax: 870-508-6255
Description of Organizations Services:
The Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Baxter/Izard Counties Program awards scholarships in the amount of $200-$500 to low income single parents who reside in Baxter and Izard Counties so that they may pursue the goal of higher education or technical training. Funds may be used for tuition, texts, transportation costs, child care, and utilities. Eligibility requirements: Be a resident of Baxter/Izard Counties Be a high school graduate or equivalent be a single parent of a child under age 18 Applications are available on-line through the website. To learn more about the Single Parent Scholarship Program of Baxter/Izard Counties or to help our local effort, contact the ASUMH Adult Education Center at 870-425-7974 or ASUMH Career pathways at 508-6203. ...(Read More)

SingleCare: Fall Prevention for Seniors
Contact: Sarah
Description of Organizations Services:
Nearly 30% of American seniors sustain injuries from falling each year. We created this medically-review guide to provide important tips and resources for seniors and their caregivers to stay safe. The guide includes: • Statistics on senior falls • Causes of senior falls, as well as fall prevention strategies • Questions to ask a doctor about a senior's risk of falling • Fall risk assessment for seniors ...(Read More)

Social Security
955 Wallace Knob Road
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-424-3113
Toll-free: 800-772-1213

Southern Meadows Senior Living
Contact: Randy Sutterfield, Executive Director
715 W. 6th Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-425-8549
Fax: 870-425-7310
Hours of Operation: M-F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sat-Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Description of Organizations Services:
Experience a homelike atmosphere when taking up residence at Southern Meadows. Our community enriches the lives of older adults by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually, and emotionally stimulating. Walk-in tours are welcome! Respite options are available. Every day, we show up for our residents-as friends, caregivers, advocates, and often as a surrogate family. We are experts in caring and creating moments that matter. Our residents enjoy signature activity programming and personalized care plans. Rounded out with memorable and moving moments that delight, Sonida communities are more than a place- they are home. Awarded 2022's "A Place for Mom" by the Best of Senior Living. ...(Read More)

St. Peter the Fisherman Family Ministry
Contact: Lynda Barnes, Parish Secretary
249 Dyer Street - PO Box 298 (Mailing)
Mountain Home, AR 72654
Phone: 870-425-2832
Fax: 870-424-5172
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Description of Organizations Services:
Clothes closet opens between 10-1 M-F. St. Vincent supplies food, help with electric bills, rent, etc. on Tue. and Thursday 10-12. Food pantry same hours as St. Vincent. The Family Ministry runs a clothing resale shop for those in the community. Funds raised are used to help with utilities and rental assistance for those in need in our community. Hours of the resale shop are 9-11 Monday through Friday. Clothing is given at no cost for those in need. The Family Ministry also works with the Baxter County Health Department by providing baby layettes for new mothers. ...(Read More)

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Alliance
Toll-free: 800-221-7437

Sugarloaf Senior Village
231 Grand Ave
Diamond City, AR 72630
Phone: 870-422-2059
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 9 am -12 noon
Description of Organizations Services:
Apartments for rent for age 62 or older and low income.A HUD-rental housing.

The Salvation Army
Contact: Captain Jamie Spaulding
121 Hwy 201 North
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-424-5708
Fax: 870-424-6940
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Social Service hours 9:00 AM -1:00 pm
Description of Organizations Services:
Food and Clothing assistance:Monday-Friday. Financial Asistance: Tuesday,Wednesday and Friday Assistance provided by the salvation Army includes,but is not limited to,utility assistance(gas,water,electric),rent assistance,food and clothing assistance.On a limited basis,The salvation Army may assist with (overnight shelter(through a hotel),fuel assistance( for medical reasons),and bus tickets.The Salvation Army conducts seasonal assistance programs during Christmas and Back to School season,as well as sending kids to summer camp. Pastoral counseling and youth character building programs are also available. The salvation Army works in conjunction with other area agencies,and will refer clients when necessary. ...(Read More)