Resources outside the Parish to seek help when you are in need.
Furniture Bank of Central Ohio
The Furniture Bank of Central Ohio provides free furniture to families and individuals in need in Central Ohio. A case manager or sponsor such as your church, employer, school, etc. can make an appointment. Within 2 weeks, the family will be able to select about 12 furniture items for your bedroom, living room, and kitchen. Items are clean and sanitary and ready for use. Same-day delivery is available for a small fee. If you have items you would like to donate, please contact the Furniture Bank of Central Ohio at 614-272-9544. They offer a free pick-up service. Items must be free of stains, rips, and/or damaged upholstery.
St. Joseph’s League
The St. Joseph League ministers to the unemployed and underemployed. They meet at St. Brigid each Tuesday evening at 7:30 in the Kelty Library, Hendricks Hall, to network and share information. Anyone looking for work is welcome to join the group.
Dublin Food Pantry
The Dublin Food Pantry is located at the Dublin Community Church. Call 614-889-1026 to make an appointment for assistance or to volunteer.
Joint Organization for Inner-City Needs
More commonly known as J.O.I.N. It is a diocesan program for emergency needs such as, prescriptions, utilities, and transportation assistance. They are located at 578 E. Main Street, Columbus, OH 43215 and can be reached at 614-241-2530.
Legal Aid Society
Legal Aid lawyers can sometimes help with foreclosures on homes and with tax payments. Call 614-224-8374.
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Central Ohio
If you are having difficulty with credit card or loan payments, this agency offers advice on restructuring debt. Call 614-464-2227 to make an appointment.
Contact your mortgage company immediately and request a revised payment schedule while you are out of work.
Msgr. Hendricks would be happy to talk with you in confidence about your needs and may be able to refer you to additional resources within the parish. Please email the Parish office or call at 614-761-3734 to make an appointment.