24/7 Sexual Assault Crisis Line: 618-397-0975

What We Do

Information and Referral

Available Assistance: Prevention Funds, and Rapid Rehousing Programs

Call for Help’s programs are government-funded and adhere to strict guidelines. Assistance is determined on a case-case basis and not guaranteed.


To qualify please follow below. Assistance is available via email only for Prevention Funds and Rapid Rehousing. Please no phone or walk-in requests. 

1. Do not call the agency. Almost all administrative staff is working virtually.

2. Print the application packet in its entirety and fill out all material.

3. Scan the filled-in material and other items requested.

4. Email it back to the preventionfunds@callforhelpinc.org email address.

5. You will be contacted via email only once a decision is made.

Call for Help is a recipient of Illinois COVID-19 Emergency Response Grant. The United Way of Greater St. Louis, in conjunction with the Illinois COVID-19 Response Fund, awarded Emergency Response Grants in support of the COVID-19 Crisis Response and Recovery Efforts.