Children & Parents
St. Louis Crisis Nursery
314-768-3201 – Emergency childcare hotline
24 Hour emergency care for children in a nurturing, trauma-responsive environment. Also offers crisis intervention and referrals.
Health & Safety
Housing Hotline: 618-397-0968
St. Louis County Homeless Helpline: 314-802-5444
Room at the Inn – Shelter for women & families in Bridgeton.
The Women’s Safe House – Shelter for women & children, employment help.
Loaves & Fishes for St. Louis – Shelter and food pantry in Maryland Heights.
Guidance for Families Living in Close Quarters
How to Shop Safely for Essential Needs
Understand Social Distancing, Isolation, and Quarantine
When and How to Wash Your Hands to Prevent COVID-19
How to Disinfect Your Home
Personal Financial & Business Assistance
Gateway Resilience Fund – monetary aid to STL area small businesses (currently suspended – check back)
STL Partnership COVID-19 Small Business Resources
Small Business Resource Hotline: 314-615-1777
Substance Recovery Resources
In The Rooms
In The Rooms is a free online recovery tool that offers 130 weekly online meetings for those recovering from addiction and related issues. We embrace multiple pathways to recovery, including all 12 Step, Non-12 Step, Wellness and Mental Health modalities. Also available as an app.
Effective immediately, Ameren is suspending all disconnections for non-payment and forgiving any late payment fees for residential and business customers.
Coronavirus Income Relief Program (currently suspended – check back)
Charter Spectrum Internet:
Households with K through 12 and / or college students who do not already have a Spectrum broadband subscription at any level up to 100 megabytes per second will be offered free service for up to 60 days. Installation fees will be waived for new student households. To apply for the service call 1-844-488-8395
LIHEAP – Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Application deadline has been extended until May 31, 2020
Apply for LIHEAP Assistance