Ecumenical Ministries Inc - South Baldwin
102 West Spruce Street
Foley, AL - 36535
Serves: Foley, Elberta, Lillian, Magnolia Springs, Bon Secour
Please call the appropriate office to make an appointment with us, as emergency aid is only available after a full assessment of your needs. Review appointments are available Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am-11:30 am.
If you are experiencing a time of economic hardship and are finding it hard to meet your familys immediate needs, we can help.
Ecumenical Ministries can offer assistance with food through our pantries, which are regularly stocked with non-perishable food items. When available, EMI's Gleaning program adds fresh baked items, fruits and produce.
We also offer assistance with utilities, rent, medical services, transportation, prescription needs and other necessities.
We know that owning a home can be expensive and there may be times when you require assistance with basic home repairs or long-term natural disaster recovery. Repairs can include roofing, flooring, plumbing, wheelchair ramp construction and other improvements that are necessary to keeping the home livable. Through grant funding and volunteer labor, we can help provide necessary repairs to homeowners that qualify for assistance.
Who is eligible?
Property must be owner occupied and applicant must be able to show ownership.
Total household income is less than 50% of the countys median income.
Be willing to earn "sweat equity" by working with volunteers or helping in the process depending on physical ability.
A mobile homes that is not more than 15 years old and the repairs needed to not exceed 50% of the trailers value.
Repairs needed are preventative in nature to keep the house from further deterioration.
We do not address problems with septic systems, sewers or central heating and air conditioning units.
All requests are processed through a committee evaluation process. Repair Baldwins ability to help homeowners is directly related to grant funding and volunteer availability. Repair Baldwin reserves the right to deny any repair job that is deemed beyond our scope, or isn't cost effective.