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Jerseyville/Jersey County Resources

Referral List updated April 26, 2016






Angel Ministries of Jersey County

Household and Clothing Needs; Christmas Program

Must complete application for assistance

219 S. State St, Jerseyville, IL                      (618)535-9919 or (618)639-9919

Monday-Friday  9:00am - 5:00pm            Saturday 10:00am - 2:00pm

Centerstone Counseling Center

Counseling - Adults, Adolescents, Substance Abuse, Other

All welcome;  accepts medicaid, private insurance and cash payment

2615 Edwards St, Alton IL 62002    (618)462-2331



Various types of assistance including clothing and food pantry; Thrift Store

Open to all - need referral from another organization or church

1000 State Hwy 109, Jerseyville                 (618)639-5466

Monday-Friday      8:30am - 4:30pm

Fieldon Baptist Church

Son Shine Food Pantry

Anyone in Need

104 Public Road,      Fieldon                       (618)376-3710

Thursday   9:00am - 4:00pm

Home Instead Senior Care

Non-Medical Home Care Services for Senior Citizens

No Eligibility Requirements

124 West Pearl St            Jerseyville                 (618)639-2273

Open 24 hours/day

Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation

LIHEAP - Energy Assistance;  Rental Assistance; Gas Vouchers;  Food Vouchers;  Head Start; Senior Nutrition and In-Home Care

LIHEAP - based on income; Rental assistance - if facing eviction/ financial hardship; Gas vouchers - for work only; Food vouchers - situational; Head Start - ages 2-5 years/ based on income

405 Mounds St., Jerseyville                     (618)498-9521

Monday -Friday 8:00am - Noon &
1:00pm - 4:30pm

JCH Walk-In Clinic

Medical Care for non-emergency issues, including school and sport physicals

All welcome; accepts medicaid, private insurance and cash payment

270 Maple Summit, Jerseyville                 (618)498-2273

Daily from 12 noon to 8:00pm

Jersey County Family Resource Center - Dept. of Human Services

Medicaid; TANF - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families; SNAP - Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Based on Income

110 N. Jefferson St., Jerseyville                       (618)498-2105

Monday -Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm

Jersey County Health Department

WIC -Supplemental Nutrition Program;  Family Case Management; Family      Planning - birth control; Immunizations; Home Health - skilled nursing and homemaker services

WIC, Family Case Management, Family Planning, & Immunizations - based on income; Home Health - homebound and doctor ordered

1307 State Hwy 109, Jerseyville                (618)498-9565

Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm        (second Thursday of month - open til 6:00pm)

Jersey County Housing Authority

Public Housing; Section 8 Voucher for Housing assistance

Based on income, rental history, credit status and references; background check required

505 Horn Drive, Jerseyville                        (618)498-9516

Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

Jersey Township

General/ Emergency Assistance for all but Piasa Township; Food Pantry                               

Based on income                                       (general and emergency assistance must not receive SSI)

720 State Hwy 16, Jerseyville                     (618)498-3719

Mon - Fri,  8-12 & 1-4         *Closed Thurs pm*                                                             Food Pantry: Mon, Wed, Fri   -  11a-12n         

Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation

Legal Aid - Civil Legal Help

Based on Income

310 Easton St, Ste 330         Alton, IL 62002                   (618)462-0029

Monday-Friday         9:00am - 5:00pm                Closed 12pm-1pm

Lewis and Clark Community College

GED Assistance;                                  Adult Education;                         Reading Assistance


Godfrey, IL                 (618)468-4141

As scheduled

Oasis Women's Center

Crisis Center/ Shelter -  Jerseyville Outreach Office

Information and Support for Women in Crisis

Jerseyville Office (618)498-4341;             Alton Shelter (24 hr)                                 1-800-244-1978

Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:00pm

Options Now Women's Resource Center

Counseling for women in crisis; Classes on Lifeskills, Parenting, Infant Care and Fatherhood; Diapers and other baby needs

Anyone in need

4854 North Alby Rd, Godfrey, IL 62035 (618)466-1690

Mon and Tue - 11:00am - 7:00pm,   
Thurs and Fri - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Peace United Church Of Christ

Gas cards, other assistace

Anyone in Need

23098 Glenda Ave, Jerseyville             (618)498-2262


Restorative Solutions Counseling

Counseling - Individual, Family and Couples

Ages 3 years and up

1006 State Hwy 16, Jerseyville                 (618)310-3270

Day, Evening and Saturday Hours Available

Salvation Army

Food Pantry; Financial Assistance for utilities, medicine, temporary lodging

Based on income, and cannot be on SNAP;                                                                 Financial assistance once/year

403 East County Rd., Jerseyville                     (618)498-6669

Mon, Wed, Fri  12 noon - 4:00pm

United Way 2-1-1

Online resource to find assistance in the area