RIDE UNITED is a new program with United Way of Madison County SPECIFICALLY designed to help with short-term transportation to pre-employment appointments (like fingerprinting, drug screenings, final interviews, etc.) and the first weeks of a new job. You can see if you qualify, and if so, complete an application by visiting https://forms.gle/gDxLh4oWKQLveAgZ8. You may also call United Way of Madison County and ask for the RIDE UNITED coordinators - 256-536-0745.
Every day someone in Madison County needs essential services from finding an after school program, to securing adequate care for a child or an aging parent. However, people often don’t know where to turn for help. In many cases, people end up going without these necessary services because they do not know where to start.
2-1-1 helps people find help. 2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number, which connects people with important community services. Anyone needing information concerning any human service can dial 2-1-1 and be in contact with a trained specialist who will refer them to an appropriate organization!