If you are a US citizen or Permanent Resident and unable to work, you could receive $3,148 per month in benefits (and a better parking spot at the mall).
Find out if you qualify.
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Homeless Shelters & Services
There are many homeless services in the Columbus, AR region, including shelters of all types, bathing facilities, and mail facilities. And, if you want to help, there are also volunteer opportunities available.
Start here to find out what housing benefits you qualify for in the Columbus, AR area. They'll guide you through the process of finding housing assistance, help you qualify, and assist you with the application process.
Anyone in need of inexpensive housing, rental assistance or utility payment assistance.
Provides assistance with finding affordable housing in the Columbus, AR area. Contact them via their website and they will call you to assist you according to your personal needs and requirements. Sometimes they can find you a home to own for less than the cost of a rental. Just tell them your particular situation and they'll go to work helping you find a housing solution that's right for you.
Provides a safe temporary lodging for individuals 18 and over. ID is not required when checking in. Upon checking in, residents would be assigned a locker and a bed.
The shelter provides case management services during the 90-day stay with goal setting, needs assessments, and referrals. Residents have access to financial assistance and job training program, life skills classes, Narcotics and Alcoholics Anonymous programs, and church services.
Residents would also be offered prescription assistance, local bus tokens, identification document assistance, and other services to assist them to regain their confidence to a stable life.