8th Street Mission for Jesus Christ

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717 E. Broadway
West Memphis, Arkansas 72301

Contact Information

Phone:    (870) 735-6010
Website:    http://www.8thstreetmission.org
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Email:    LarryandToniBrown@gmail.com

Description

<p>The primary mission of The 8th Street Mission for Jesus Christ is to minister to those who have drug and alcohol addictions. Through a 12 month, 24 hour, 7 day per week program the men and women of The 8th Street Mission for Jesus Christ strive and grow in the strength and admonition of the Word of God. <br /> The Program consists of: Basic Care needs; Access to Health Care; Drug and Alcohol Recovery; Educational and Occupational Training<br /> The residents of the Mission are entered into a health care program and receive professional counseling in life skills, education and occupational training. They are given transportation to and from all appointments including legal and court appearances. The Mission has also partnered with the local college to offer a GED program, literacy training, life skills and grants for college entry. Education gives the men and women a chance to become contributing members of our society. Through encouragement, each person learns that they are not alone and that others are going through the same process.<br /> Work Study, Life Skills Training, Counseling (Both Disciplinary and Spiritual), Spiritual Guidance, 25 Hours of Bible Study, Worship and Prayer, Monthly Prayer Breakfast 8:00 AM (Held the 1st Saturday of each month) </p>

Services Provided


Ministry to Men

Day room, Emergency shelter, Long-term recovery/rehab program (urban), Transitional housing

Women and Family Ministries

Children and Youth

Senior Citizens

Food

Prepared meals served

Jail and Prison Ministry

Residential program for parolees, Regular Bible studies/worship

Educational

Non-computerized GED/literacy program, Tutoring (individual), Job skill training programs, Life skills training

Industrial

Thrift store, Recycling program

Mental Health

Medical-Dental-Eye Service

Chapel Services

Yes

Support Groups

Yes

Other Programs

Anger management ministry

Other Services