Community Resources

Need a ride?  Need a support system?  Try these community resources.

Central Illinois Public Transit  Transportation service to Effingham & surrounding counties
Rides Mass Transit District RMTD  Public transportation provider for Southeastern Illinois
ECCOA Senior Center  Activity center, health related services, income tax assistance, etc.
ARC Community Support Systems  Advocacy, parental training, family support/counseling
Heartland Human Services  Mental health, addition treatment, family counseling and more
C.E.F.S.  Head Start, Golden Circle Nutrition, Literacy, low income home assistance, etc.
Catholic Charities  Food pantry, MedAssist, crisis assistance, counseling and referrals
Family Life Center  Pregnancy tests, educational info, RdL8, Teen Mother Connection
Big Brothers Big Sisters (Mid-Illinois)  Community based one-to-one mentoring
SAFE  Provides services for sexual assault victims and their families
Department of Human Services  Helps families meet basic needs
Effingham Chamber of Commerce  Effingham info on education, recreation & business