What kind of assistance does Helping Hand of Hope provide?
We are able to help meet the basic needs of our neighbors through our variety of services and programs in the areas of: food and hygiene, shelter (rent and utility assistance), clothing, obtaining prescriptions, transportation to medical services, and pet food.
When can I come in to get help?
You can come into our office during our operating hours: Monday-Thursday, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM and Friday, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, to receive assistance.
When can I pick up boxes of supplies from HHH?
Typically, food, diapers, and pet food boxes are available for pick up once a month. Hygiene supply boxes are available for pick up every other month. If you need additional assistance, please contact our office.
Can I donate my clothes or furniture to Helping Hand of Hope?
Helping Hand of Hope accepts clothing or furniture donations, but you must call and schedule a time for drop off. We offer a table outside of our office and items placed on the table are free and available on a first come, first serve basis. We cannot guarantee the contents of the table for each day.
When and where can I drop off my donations?
Please call ahead before donating your items to coordinate with our staff.
What kind of donations does HHH need for Affordable Christmas?
Affordable Christmas gives parents the opportunity to shop for new items for their children at a discounted rate. Check our list of current donation items on our services page.
How do I sign up to volunteer?
First, fill out our volunteer application (either in-person or on our website). Pick your interests–tell us where your skills would be best utilized! Then, our staff will be in touch with you to explain the next steps.
What kind of volunteer positions are available?
Volunteers can serve regularly in our front office or our food pantry. We also have volunteer events such as volunteering at Memorial Methodist. During Christmas time, volunteers can help with Affordable Christmas. Contact our staff to learn more!
How old do you have to be to volunteer?
If you are under 18, then you must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Please call ahead to confirm that your child is able to volunteer.