Salvation Army - Marion
    906 Tower Square, Marion, 62959
    Contact: Deanna Dixon 618-993-5854
    Hours of operation: MON-THURS: 9-12; 1-4PM
    Provides food, clothing, shelter and other general
    assistance

Shepherd's Closet
    Is moving to old Salvation Army Building
    Hours of operation: TUE,THUR, SAT: 11-3PM
    Provides food, clothing and other general assistance




      Housing for the Homeless

The Lighthouse Shelter http://www.thelighthouseshelter.com/
    1101 N. Madison Street, Marion, IL 62959  (618)993-8180
    Provides emergency shelter for up to 30 days.  All clients submit to a background check.  No
    drugs or alcohol allowed.  A non smoking facility, the Lighthouse Shelter for the homeless in
    Marion, Illinois is a faith based organization dedicated to promoting the general welfare of the
    homeless in Southern Illinois.  Also provides case management services to address the needs of
    housing, employment, medical needs and counseling.

Southern Illinois Coalition For The Homeless
    801 N Market Street, Marion, IL 62959-2201 (618) 993-0094
    Provides affordable housing and support services to qualifying homeless or near homeless
    individuals.

Williamson County Family Crisis Center
    514 North 18th Street Herrin, IL 62948 (618)988-8020
    Emergency Shelter Transitional Housing - Family



             Medical Assistance

Hands of Hope
    808 W. Prarie Street, Marion, IL 62959  (618)998-8282
    Office is open MON-TUES: 10 - 2 pm., but no physician is on duty.  Physician is seen Tuesday
    evenings by appointment only; appointments are made on Mondays.

Shawnee Crisis Pregnancy Center
    1200 E. DeYoung, Marion, IL  62959  (618)997-2790
    MON: 5 pm - 7 pm, TUE & WED: 10 am - 2 pm, THUR: 10am - 12pm.
    Services are for women faced with unplanned pregnancy.  Includes counseling, free pregnancy
    testing and information.
The Marion Ministerial Alliance is not responsible for the above mentioned
organizations, the services they provide or the content of their web page(s), where
applicable.  This list is provided solely as a source of information and does not
contain a guarantee of any kind;  it does not constitute a reference, recommendation
or referral.  Use of the above list and/or the services of these organizations is solely
at the discretion of those seeking services.
General Assistance