Element works with many local organizations to provide help for those in need.
Good Samaritan Services provides the community with many programs addressing homelessness as well as alcohol and substance abuse. We are continually expanding our services to better assist those in need in our community.
Interest Area: Employment Assistance, Shelter (Emergency, Family), Children's Services, Drug & Alcohol treatement, Housing Assistance, Programs for pregnant & parenting women, medical and mental health screening, training, counseling, clothing, food.
An unplanned pregnancy is a hard thing to face. Know your options! We are here to help you, and to care for you and your baby. Contact us today.
Interest Area: Counseling, Training, Financial Support, Prayer, and other needs.
The Salvation Army is a Non-profit charitable organization providing financial emergency assistance, emergency food and meals, and assistance providing Christmas gifts to underprivileged children.
Interest Area: Children & Youth, Community, Homeless & Housing, Hunger
The Foodbank, through our warehouses in Santa Barbara and Santa Maria, receives and distributes almost 5 million pounds of food annually and partners with 200 non-profit organizations between Morro Bay and Carpinteria to feed almost 100,000 needy people every year. Volunteers provide over 15,000 hours of service helping to inspect, sort, organize and distribute most of the food recieved by the Foodbank.
Interest Area: Hunger.