Find financial assistance, food pantries, medical care, transit, and other free or reduced-cost help right in our local area.
United Way of Northeast Arkansas is an organization dedicated to helping people. This is accomplished by volunteers and staff who assess community needs, raise funds, allocate resources, and encourage collaborative efforts to build a stronger and healthier community. Click below to see how you could benefit from one of the nonprofits or to learn more about each organization supported by United Way.
The Hope House is a project, of the Sure Foundation, to assist with fulfilling the spiritual, physical, and mental health needs of individuals in our community. It is open 7 days a week to the public to take a shower, wash clothes, get assistance with job applications, mental health counseling, etc. The Hope House is located at 111 Fisher St., Jonesboro, AR 72401.
St. Bernards Medical Center, CrossRidge Community Hospital and St. Bernards Five Rivers Medical Center provide financial assistance to qualified individuals, including those who are uninsured, underinsured, ineligible for government programs, within low income qualifications or otherwise unable to pay for medically necessary care.
This FREE screening will include blood pressure, height, weight, BMI, anemia, glucose, hemoglobin A1C (3 month average blood sugar), and lipid panel (total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides).
FREE Colon Cancer screening!
FREE Vision Screening provided by Southern Eye Associates!
For accurate results, fasting 12 hours is suggested (water is okay).
This free screening is from 7:00am-10:00am on February 24th at St. Bernards Auditorium.
Join us for a day of all things heart care! We'll have areas with helpful and free resources, screenings and education — all geared toward equipping you to have a healthy heart and life. This event will be on February 9th from 8:00am-1:00pm at the St. Bernards Auditorium.
FREE Higher learning for parents to be!
At St. Bernards Baby State, meet the region's best maternity service team. Win prizes, and receive valuable education about what you can expect when your little one arrives! Plus, meet the St. Bernards maternity nursing team and ask them questions! This event will be held February 13th at the St. Bernards Auditorium from 6-8pm.
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