What is Homeless Connect?

Homeless Connect is an event that focuses on serving those who are homeless in Tuscaloosa County.

Love In the Name of Christ, along with area churches, agencies, businesses, and volunteers come together to remove the barriers of homelessness.

On Saturday, February 1, 2020 our homeless Guests can receive any and all services provided, free of charge. The services range from legal, medical and dental assistance, vaccinations, prescriptions, eye exams and eye glasses, to resources for housing, education, employment and much more.


Legal advice

Housing information

Court-for minor offences

Eye exams and glasses

Medical exams

Dental exams and services

Veterans affairs

Prescriptions (non-narcotic)

Clothing and other supplies


Birth Certificates

Employment opportunities


Hair cuts

Hygiene items


Addiction counseling

STD and HIV testing

Lunch will be provided

And much more!

Who is a GUEST?

  • An individual who lacks a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence.
  • An individual who resides in a car, park, abandoned building, bus or train station, airport, camp grounds, shelter. Or one who resides in a hotel, motel, or transitional housing that is designated to provide temporary living arrangements.
  • An individual or family living temporarily in a multi-family residence.

Be Our Guest

A day of connecting Tuscaloosa’s homeless individuals with area agencies, organizations, businesses, churches and volunteers, to provide services free of charge.

Event information

When: Saturday, February 1st, 2020. 8:00am-1:00pm
Where: First United Methodist, 800 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Love In the Name of Christ Of Tuscaloosa County
(205) 614-2849


Volunteering is vital to the mission of Homeless Connect.  Our volunteers are the loving connection between the homeless and the services provided. Orientation for volunteers will take place the morning of the event at 7:00. Volunteer registration closes on January 27, 2020 or when 350 volunteers have registered to serve.