P.O. Box 612 Amory, MS 38821

(662) 257-0557

Welcome to United Way of Greater Monroe County, MS


Workforce Development

Certified Nursing Assitant (CNA) Training

United Way of Greater Monroe County offers this free workforce development inititative to youth ages 18-22 who are interested in a career in health care. Our graduates find immediate employment opportunities right here in Monroe County!  Training begins each spring and acceptance is competative due to limited class size.

Email through our contact form or call to find out more.


Health and Independence

First Friends Alzheimer's Support Center provides a day care facility for the elderly diagnosed with dementia, including Alzheimer's, while providing respite for the caregiver.  Operates Monday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

300 First Ave. N., Amory, MS


Regional Rehabilitation Center provides long-term outpatient, speech therapy, occupational therapy, audiology services and early intervention services free of charge to special needs children and adults.

615 Pegram Drive, Tupelo, MS


Emergency Assistance

American Red Cross provides training in a variety of safety programs, including CPR and First Aid, assists families with losses due to single family fire; assists with food, clothing, shelter in emergency situations.

4127 Westside Drive, Tupelo, MS


Amory Food Pantry distributes food to needy residents in North Monroe County each Tuesday between 9-11 a.m.

123 South Main Street, Amory, MS

Amory Meals on Wheels delivers hot meals to the elderly and home bound in the Amory and Smithville areas.

123 South Main Street, Amory, MS

FAITH Food Pantry distributes food to needy residents in the Nettleton School District on the third Saturday of each month between 7:30 -10 a.m.

102 Front Ave., Nettleton, MS

Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry distributes food to needy residents in South Monroe County on every second and fourth Wednesday and Saturday of each month between 8-11 a.m.

200 East Canal ST, Aberdeen, MS

Children and Family Services

Sally Kate Winters Family Services provides shelter and transitional housing for children and youth as well as family support educational enrichment and training classes.

P.O. Box 1233, West Point, MS


Special Projects

Faith Haven Children's Shelter

Monroe County 4-H

Monroe Strong Long Term Recovery Committee

Smithville Food Pantry

Quality Education Foundation (QEF)