Community Resources

There are numerous resources within the Calhoun County area available to students at JSU.  If you are ever in need of services within the community please contact the agencies below.

Housing Options

- Jacksonville Housing Authority (Public Housing)

  Address: 895 Gardner Dr SE # 100, Jacksonville, AL 36265

  Phone: (256) 435-2485

- Salvation Army (Shelter)

  Address: 420 Noble St, Anniston, AL 36201

  Phone:(256) 236-5643

Financial Assistance Programs (Utility, Rent Assistance, etc.)

- Family Services Center

  Address105 W 15th St, Anniston, AL 36201

  Phone: (256) 231-2240  

 - Interfaith Ministries of Calhoun County (utility, rent, prescription assistance)

  Address1431 Gurnee Avenue, Anniston, AL 36201

  Phone(256) 237-1472

  Web Site: http://interfaithcalhoun.org/programs/emergency-assistance

- Jacksonville Christian Outreach Center (utility, rent assistance)

  Address: 206 Francis St W, Jacksonville, AL 36265

  Phone:(256) 435-1891

Health Care Options

- Quality of Life (2 Locations)

  1. Anniston Quality Health Care (Medical & Dental)

            Address:  1316 Noble, Anniston, AL 36201

            Phone: (256) 236-0221

            Web Site: http://qolhs.org/locations/calhoun/anniston-quality-health-care/

        2. Calhoun Quality Health Care (Medical)2.

            Address:  601 Leighton Ave, Anniston, AL 36207

            Phone: (256) 741-9455

            Web Site:  http://qolhs.org/locations/calhoun/calhoun-quality-health-care/

- Calhoun County Health Department (Medical)

  Address:  3400 McClellan Boulevard, Anniston, Alabama 36201

  Phone: (256) 237-7523

  Web Site: http://www.adph.org/calhoun/Default.asp?id=4383

- Alabama Public Health (Free Smoking cessation help)

  Phone: 1-800-QUIT NOW

  Web Site: https://alabama.quitlogix.org/

- Interfaith Ministries of Calhoun County (Adult Dental Clinic)

  Address1431 Gurnee Avenue, Anniston, AL 36201

  Phone(256) 237-1472

  Web Site: http://interfaithcalhoun.org/programs/adult-dental-clinic/

Food Assistance Programs

- Calhoun County DHR -Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

  Address: 415 West 11th St, Anniston, AL 36202

  Phone: (256) 240-2021

  Complete screening tool to see if you qualify for Food Assistance

  Web Site: http://dhr.alabama.gov/services/Food_Assistance/Food_Assistance_Division.aspx

- Food Pantries in Calhoun County

  Jacksonville: Jacksonville Christian Outreach Center – (256) 435-1891

  Jacksonville: Jacksonville Community Chest – (256) 435-9215

  Anniston: Community Enabler – (256) 237-6144

  Anniston: Calhoun Baptist Association/Baptist Service Center NW – (256) 847-3525

  Anniston: Salvation Army – (256) 236-5643

  Anniston: All Saints Interfaith Center of Concern – (256) 236-7793

  Oxford: Calhoun Baptist Association – Baptist Service Center South – (256) 831-469

Emotional Health Care Options

- Highland Health (Jacksonville)

  Address: 614 Pelham Rd S, Jacksonville, AL 36265

  Phone(256) 435-5502

  Web Site: http://highlandhealthsystems.org/

- Highland Health (Anniston)

  Address: 331 E 8th St, Anniston, AL 36207

  Phone: (256) 236-3403

  Web Site: http://highlandhealthsystems.org/

Disability Support Options

- Vocational Rehabilitation Services

  Address: 1910 Coleman Rd, Anniston, AL 36207

  Phone: 256 240-8800

  Website: http://www.rehab.alabama.gov/individuals-and-families/vocational-rehabilitation-service-general