If you need help or information, you can go to Community Action of Southern Indiana or the Salvation Army of New Albany.
The Salvation Army, which is based in New Albany, offers numerous social services, information and financial aid to people who need help. It can be reached at (812) 944-1018. This branch provides social service programs that offer emergency cash grants and financial assistance, such as rent and mortgage assistance, utility bill assistance, free food, clothing, and transportation, to individuals or families in a crisis situation.
The Floyd County Salvation Army not only runs its own programs, but also partners with the Community Action Agency of Southern Indiana to provide casework services and information on other resources. An example of an energy assistance program is the Indiana Energy Assistance Program in Floyd County.
Some of the other services for New Albany and Floyd County include giving help during holidays, giving meals during disasters and emergencies, giving away clothes for back to school, and helping with energy bills.
Community Action of Southern Indiana is another great place to go. The phone number is (812) 288-6451. They offer the following for low to moderate income individuals.