American Red Cross Illinois Capital Area Chapter

Services: The American Red Cross provides emergency response relief as well as community services that help the needy; support and comfort for military members and their family; the collection, processing and distribution of lifesaving blood and blood products; educational programs that promote health and safety; and international relief and development programs. Serving Coles, Shelby, Sangamon, Macoupin, Menard, and Montgomery counties.

Address: 1045 Outer Park, Springfield, Illinois
Phone: 217-787-7602
Fax: 217-787-7952
www.redcross.org/il/springfield

Catholic Charities in Decatur, Illinois

Services: All Catholic Charities offer adoption services, counseling/therapeutic services, crisis assistance, eldercare options, food pantries, foster care, Meals on Wheels, MedAssist, resale stores, referral assistance and supportive pregnancy services.

Address: 247 West Prairies, Decatur, IL 62523
Phone: 217-428-3458
Resale and Food Pantry Phone: 217-428-3458 ext. 241
Medication Assistance Phone: 217-475-0270

Serving: Christian, Macon, Moultrie, Piatt and Shelby Counties.

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

Catholic Charities-Effingham

Address: 1502 West Fayette Ave., Effingham, IL 62401

Phone: 217-857-1458

Hours: For food, clothing, and furniture: Monday-Friday (come to store)

Catholic Charities in Mattoon, IL

Address: 4217 Dewitt, RR121, Mattoon, IL 61938
Medication Assistance Phone: 217-235-0420

Serving Coles, Edgar and Douglas Counties.

Hours: For food, clothing, and furniture: 9am-1pm Tuesday throug