Care & Support Ministries

Care & Support Ministries

Whether you are looking for an opportunity to show your love and compassion for others, looking for a support group, or seeking help for a problem or situation you might find yourself in, our caring ministries at FUMC Allen are here to serve.

FUMC Allen offers a number of support groups at the church where you can serve and be served. We also host several community care groups in our facility every week. Finally we serve as a resource to guide you in finding care and support in our community. To learn more about any of the support groups or ministries of the Care and Support Team, contact Ruth Swingle.

 

FUMC Allen Support Groups

Whether you are looking for an opportunity to show your love and compassion for others, looking for a support group, or seeking help for a problem or situation you might find yourself in, our Care and Support Ministries at FUMC Allen are here to serve. Care Corps First Allen Care Corps provides assistance to facilitate receptions (i.e. Celebrations of Life) for members of our church family.  This group is also the core of our cookie bakers that provides cookies when…

Community Care Groups

FUMC Allen hosts many Care Groups Available to our Community. Learn how to register by contacting the organization that sponsors the group. Alcoholics Anonymous Monday-Friday 7:00pm-9:00pm Monday 12:00pm-1:00pm Saturday 9:00am-11:00am Sunday 7:30pm-8:30pm Ministry Center Al-Anon Tuesday & Thursday 7pm-8:30pm Ministry Center These family groups for relatives and friends of alcoholics—and other addictions—provide strength and hope as they work together to cope with common challenges. Legal Aid Clinic Sponsored by the Legal Services of Northwest Texas, the Legal Aid program provides…

Care Beyond Our Doors

Many care groups in Collin County and beyond can provide assistance to members of our community. ALLEN COMMUNITY OUTREACH ACO is the only human services agency serving Allen, Lucas, and Fairview providing free comprehensive human services to help families avoid hunger and homelessness and gain financial security. This community resource offers income support services, such as food, clothing, housing assistance, medical visits and prescriptions assistance. They offer education and employment services, including GED classes, college assistance, financial literacy, and career…