Available ONLY for Union Branch Baptist members who have an immediate financial crisis with:
- utilities (water, gas and electricity)
Assistance is available only once within a 12-month period.
Requirements: An application is required along with a copy of bill or shut-off notice and official proof of residency from landlord/owner.
Also Available: Financial advisement is available to assist in budgeting.
- Emergency food and clothing needs are accommodated by the The City of Hope Food Pantry and Clothing Closet here at Union Branch.
First Steps: Please contact your Parish Leader in a timely manner if such need occurs as this process may take from 3 to 5 business days.
Provided are recommended resources for everyone:
RENT & UTILITIES
Chesterfield Social Services: 804.784.1100
Petersburg Social Services: 804.861.4720
Amelia Social Services: 804.561.2681
Dinwiddie Social Services: 804.469.4524
Richmond Social Services: 804.646.7212
Henrico Social Services: 804.501.4001
Catholic Charities Help Program: 804.285.5986
Salvation Army: 804.225.7470
Central Intake: Men: 804.648.4177
Greater Richmond Respite Care: 804.329.7004
Central Intake: Women: 804.649.0592
YWCA (for women facing domestic violence): 804.643.0888
Hilliard House (for women facing domestic violence): 804.236.5800
Downtown Churches United: 804.722.0321
Bon Secours Care-A-Van: 804.287.7826
Daily Planet: 804.783.0678
not merely applying
quick fixes but assistance
to help people do better
not merely addressing
felt needs but getting
beyond to the core issues
not merely providing
resources but fulfilling the
not merely doing out of
duty but loving those being
1 Cor. 13:3