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Holy Trinity – Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral
307 19th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Phone: 205-716-3080
Fax: 205-716-3085


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St. Nektarios
St. Nektarios
St. Nektarios
United Way Information & Referral Center

ADOPTION
   AGAPE:  733-9755
   Alabama Friends of Adoption: 945-7020
   Alabama Dept. of Human Resources:
      Blount County:  274-2351
      St. Clair County:  812-2100
      Shelby County:  669-3000
      Jefferson County:  918-5100
      Walker County:  387-5400
   Catholic Family Services:  324-6561
   Children's Aid Society:  251-7148
   Villa Hope Int'nl Adoptions:  870-7359

St. Anastasia
St. Anastasia
St. Anastasia
CHILD ABUSE SERVICES
   Dept. of Human Resources (Above)
   AL. Parents Against Snatching: 640-7578
   Exchange Club for Prevention: 879-4847
   Gateway: 510-2600
   Children's Village: 925-0074
   Council For Children: 871-5465
   Jeff. Co. Child Dev. Council: 933-1095
   Salv. Army Youth Services: 595-1983
   Freedom Ranch:  625-6691
   Kings Ranch: 671-8331
   Prescott House: 930-3622
   Wilmer Hall Children's Home: 342-4931
   United Meth. Children's Shelter: 322-4088

CHORE ASSISTANCE
Helping the Elderly with the household chores they are unable to handle on their own.
   
  
Eldergarden: 325-1416
   Shepherd Center:
      Bluff Park: 822-0910
      East:  836-3246
      West: 925-0451
   Visiting Nursing Association: 870-3341

YOUTH VIOLENCE RESOURCES
National Youth Violence Prevention Resource Center
www.safeyouth.org
http://www.teen-violence.com/
Mothers Against Teen Violence
http://www.matvinc.org 
Partners Against Violence Network
http://www.pavnet.org/
Violence Prevention
http://www.child.net/violence.htm
Teen dating violence
http://www.atg.wa.gov/violence/points.shtml 
Preventing violence in your teen
http://www.nsc.org/pubs/fsh/archive/fall99/teens.htm 
OCA website statistics on children in crisis
http://yya.oca.org/TheHub/Articles/TheChurchonCurrentIssues/
KidsCrisis.htm
 
OCA website article about teaching children to manage conflicts
http://yya.oca.org/TheHub/Articles/TheChurchonCurrentIssues/
manage_conflicts.htm


CHILD ABUSE RESOURCES
Resources and statistics on child abuse
http://www.jimhopper.com/abstats/
Family Violence Prevention Fund
http://endabuse.org/ 
Prevent Child Abuse America
http://www.preventchildabuse.org/ 
Childhelp USA - treatment and prevention of child abuse
http://www.childhelpusa.org/
Quiz that tests knowledge of child abuse statistics
http://www.childhelpusa.org/ http://www.childhelpusa.org/
quiz.htm

OCA website article on sexual abuse in the Church
http://yya.oca.org/TheHub/Articles/TheChurchonCurrent
Issues/sexual_abuse.htm

OCA website article - "What Leads Parents to Child Abuse"
Abuse"http://yya.oca.org/TheHub/Articles/TheChurchonCurrent
Issues/child_abuse.htm

1-800-4-A-CHILD  Childhelp USA National Child Abuse Hotline

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESOURCES
Family Violence Prevention Fund
http://endabuse.org/ 
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
http://www.ncadv.org/
National Domestic Violence Hotline Website
Domestic Violence by the Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society
http://www.ndvh.org/
1-800-799-7233  National Domestic Violence Hotline

SUICIDE RESOURCES
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
www.afsp.org
Prevent Suicide Now
http://www.preventsuicidenow.com/teen-suicide-and-youth-
suicide.html

Yellow Ribbon International Suicide Prevention Program
http://www.yellowribbon.org/
American Association of Suicidology
Suicide Prevention Advocacy Network
www.suicidology.org
American Psychiatric Association article for teens about suicide
www.spanusa.org 
http://www.psych.org/public_info/teenag~1.cfm
A 7-part curriculum designed by the OCA that addresses
the sanctity of human life.
http://yya.oca.org/TheHub/StudyGuides/ContemporaryIssues/
LifeandDeath/MattersofLifeDeath.htm
 
1-800-SUICIDE  National Hopeline Network for Suicide Prevention

St. Anna
St. Anna
St. Anna

CLOTHING
   
Aid to Foster Children: 274-2351
   Alabama Goodwill Industries: 323-6331
   Birmingham Inner City Ministry: 322-1611
   Birmingham Aids Outreach: 322-4197
   Greater Birmingham Ministries: 326-6821
   Salvation Army:
      Bessemer Corps: 425-4303
      Shelby Co.:  663-7105
      Walker Co.:  221-7737
   Southside Ministries: 930-0309
   Stork's Nest:  780
-1233
   Urban Ministry,Inc.: 781-0517
  

COUNSELING
  
Adult Child Family Counseling Services: 833-7958
   Birmingham Counseling and Guidance Center: 324-6060
   Campus Counseling Center:  934-3779
   Catholic Family Services: 324-6561
   Impact Family Couseling: 322-7212
   Gateway: Family Counseling Services  510-2761
   Oasis: A Woman's Counseling Center  933-0338
   Rape Response: 323-7273
   Teen Challenge,Inc.:  647-6563
   East Mental Health Center: 836-7283
   Crisis Center: 323-7777
   Children's Harbor, The Family Center: 939-6123

St. Anthony
St. Anthony
St. Anthony

DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION & TREATMENT
   Alcoholics Anonymous:  933-8964
   Al-Anon, Al-A-Teen:  322-1500
   Alcoholism Recovery Services: 923-6552
   Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council: 933-1213
   UAB Substance Abuse Programs: 917-3784
   UAB Treatment Alternatives to Street Crime: 917-3780
   Narcotics Anonymous: 941-2655
   City of Birmingham Drug Abuse Prevention: 252-4636
   Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation: 252-8151
   Aletheia House,Inc.: 324-6502
   Fellowship House: 933-2430
   Haven,Inc.: 794-3771
   JCCEO Alcoholism/Drug Program: 787-3040
   Olivia's House: 791-2042
   St. Anne's Home: 933-2402
     
   
SERVICES FOR THE ELDERLY

 

St. Christophoros
St. Christophoros
St. Christophoros

FINANCIAL AID SERVICES (EMERGENCY)

FOOD

St. Elizabeth
St. Elizabeth
St. Elizabeth

FOOD STAMPS

FOSTER CARE SERVICES

St. Emily
St. Emily
St. Emily

FRIENDLY VISITING

HEALTH EDUCATION SERVICES

St. Gerasimos
St. Gerasimos
St. Gerasimos

HOME HEALTH

HOME MEALS/MOBILE MEALS

St. Moses
St. Moses
St. Moses

HOSPITALS

HOUSEHOLD GOODS & FURNISH. DISTRIBUT.

ST. Nina
ST. Nina
ST. Nina

HOUSING ASSISTANCE

JOB PLACEMENT & REFERRAL

St. Paraskeve
St. Paraskeve
St. Paraskeve

JOB TRAINING

LIBRARIES
St. Pelagia
St. Pelagia
St. Pelagia

MEDICAL CARE SERVICES

MEDICAL SUPPLIES & EQUIPMENT

St. Savvas
St. Savvas
St. Savvas

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

NURSING HOMES

St. Xenia
St. Xenia
St. Xenia

PHYSICIANS REFERRAL SERVICES

St. Spyridon
St. Spyridon
St. Spyridon

SELF HELP/SUPPORT GROUP SERVICES

SHELTER

St. Sergius
St. Sergius
St. Sergius

SPOUSE ABUSE

TEMP. ASSIST. TO NEEDY FAMILIES

The Three Holy Children
The Three Holy Children
The Three Holy Children

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

VICTIM ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

YOUTH SERVICES

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