• Community Resources

    COMMUNITY RESOURCES

    EMPLOYMENT/UNEMPLOYMENT
    ARKANSAS DIVISION OF WORKFORCE SERVICES -
    Due to COVID19 we are closing our lobby and resource room. This is for the health and wellbeing of our staff and community. We will continue to provide services by phone. You can connect the Searcy Office during normal business hours 8:00AM to 4:30PM
    Searcy Office 501-268-8601  /  AR Rehab Services 501-268-4542  /  WIOA 501-305-7225   /   TEA 501-268-8601  / RESEA 501-268-8601  /  Unemployment 501-268-8601File your unemployment at https://www.ezarc.adws.arkansas.gov/. Then call the office AT 501-268-8601 for further instructions.  Job Search https://www.arjoblink.arkansas.gov

    MEALS FOR CHILDREN
    Searcy Schools Meal Distribution sites during school closures

    Beebe Schools Meal Distribution sites during school closure

    Riverview School District meals for students: In an effort to serve our students and community, the Riverview School District will be offering Grab-N-Go breakfast and lunch at no cost to our students throughout this week of school closure. Meals will be available on the Judsonia Elementary and Kensett Elementary campuses. Please use the back entrances to the cafeteria for pick-up. Breakfast will be served from 8:00-8:30. Lunch will be served from 11:30-12:30. Any students under the age of 18 will be able to participate in this free feeding program.

    White County Central School District WCC is continuing to serve breakfast 7:30-8:30 a.m. and lunch 11:00-noon throughout this week. We also are offering to deliver these meals for the remainder of the week to any student or child under the age of 18 in the home. Please call 729-3947 or 729-4292 before 10 a.m. Wednesday if you want lunch delivered.

    KIDS EAT FREE PROMOTIONAL OFFERS - see stores for details, exclusions and offers
    Mi Pueblito 1
    HWY 55 Burger
    Main Street Cafe - free kids meal with a purchase of adult meal

    El Almacen - is doing kids eat free everyday from 3-9 pm.

    Hardee's- locations on Race Street and at Love's truck stop are offering free sausage biscuits to school age children 18 and under from 5:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M. daily until further notice.

    ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
    Community Action Program for Central Arkansas (CAPCA) Searcy office is still open, and our hours are the same. However we are not doing any interviewing. People are still able to pick up and drop applications off. Information will be taken over the phone (501) 279-2015.

    ELDERLY AND AT RISK SHOPPING HOURS
    Dollar General - first hour of operation
    Wal-Mart - We know our older customers could be more vulnerable to the coronavirus and to better support them, Walmart is offering special shopping hours. From March 24 through April 28, Walmart stores will host an hour-long senior shopping event every Tuesday for customers aged 60 and older. This will start one hour before the store opens. Our Pharmacies and Vision Centers will also be open during this time.

    SENIOR SERVICES -Prepared Meals, Transportation, Shopping

    White River Area Agency on Aging   (501) 268-0529 Office Closed to public

    White County Aging Program- (501) 268-2587 Office Closed to public. Current Services: White County Aging Program, Inc. is offering a "Drive By Pick-Up" meal option in place of the congregate meals at all of our centers during their normal hour of meal service. Our home delivered meal program is still in effect-however, all of Searcy's in-town routes have shifted to frozen delivery once per week in order to limit person to person contact. Anyone over the age of 60 may come to the Searcy Senior Center to pick up a meal. Transportation to medical appointments and for basic needs shopping are also provided at this time. Donations are accepted, but not required.

    PHARMACIES - OFFERING CURBSIDE/DRIVE THRU- more details
    Stanley's pharmacy

    Stott's Drug Store
    Lowery Drug Stores
    Medical Center Pharmacy
    Medic Sav-On Drug

    GROCERY DELIVERY
    Harps – www.harpsfoods.com - stock may be limited or out on some items
    Natural Food Store 501-268-9585 – up to 10 mi

    RESTAURANTS OFFERING CURB SIDE /DELIVERY SERVICE

    Sonic-All locations
    Colton’s Steakhouse 501-268-5777
    Chillz Frozen Yogurt and Soft Serve 501-203-0509 - In light of the COVID happenings, Chillz is pleased to now offer curbside service. As always, you’re welcome to come in, get some yogurt and enjoy some Disney+, or if you’d prefer to stay in your car, call us when you get here and we’ll bring you a menu of all of our flavors and toppings. Circle what you want and we’ll run in and make it for you!
    Daisy's Lunchbox 501-281-0297
    Main Street Café 501-268-3887
    Good Measure Market  501-279-9000
    Take It or Leave It Café  501-230-4252 Hours 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Mi Pueblito 501-368-0607  - (kids eat free from 11-3, check with them about details)
    The Mixing Bowl 501-305-4845
    Chit Chat and Chew 501- 203-4045 - We are offering curbside service and our dinning is still open to public, we are remaining diligent in sanitization and taking extra pro cautions such as removing all condiments from tables and not only sanitizing everything but Lysol as well. Customers can call in their order and ask for curbside pick-up. They then pull into back parking lot and a server will run their order out to them. We are also offering deliver to any businesses on the downtown square for now.  We have gift certificates available and they can purchase over the phone and we can run it out to them curbside if they would prefer. We have several specials going on right now including offering 10% off all curbside orders until April 1st
    Chick Fil-A   501- 268-0323 -  We are open and ready to serve our guest in the drive-thru as well as a new service model called curbside mobile ordering. There are designated spaces for our guest and park and their order can be placed and paid for all through the App. Once the order is submitted it will be delivered right to their vehicle by one of our team members. We are also partnered with DoorDash to provide individual meal delivery to those who are unable to come to our restaurant. Midnight Oil- has cut its hours to Monday-Saturday 6:30-5:00Pm as well as taken more health and sanitation precautions. Please get their drinks to go.
    Whilma’s Filipino Restaurant- still open! Taking to go orders only. We’re also available through @doordash delivery. Call 5012681288 to order for pick up!
    Sladers Alaskan Dumpling- Taking part in Doordash and curbside pickup- go to facebook for more details. Has taken its part and linked up with EXCALIBURGER as part of World Central Kitchen to help those affected by coronavirus quarantine
    Savor + Sip- Open from 8a.m.-9p.m. Tues.-Sat. and 10:30a.m.-9p.m. Pick Up Orders, 501-203-0800

    Rock House- Updated business hours:11am-8pm Curbside pickup also available
    Casa Brava -curbside and deliveries (501) 305-3231
    Guacamole Grill- curbside and deliveries (501) 368-0422
    Rib Crib of Searcy
    Midnight Oil Coffee House - 6:30am-5:00pm
    Venzia's Italian Restaurant -(501) 203-4323
    Greek House - (501) 268-3200 - Drive Thru
    This Guys Smokehouse - 10:30am  -8pm
    Main Street Cafe - 10 am - 1:00 pm
    Mr. Postman - 8:30 - 5:00
    Taco's 4 Life - -501-207-0141 Curbside pickup, Drive Thru, take out and catering delivery. You can place orders over the phone, online or through our app. We are open during our normal hours: 11 am to 9 pm Monday - Thursday, 11 am to 10 pm Friday - Saturday and closed on Sundays
    Creme & Sugar - 501) 268-3200
    Brick Oven 501-268-3399
    Marco's Pizza - 501-268-9888
    Pizza Hut - (501) 268-4277
    HWY 55 Burgers – 501) 305-3738 Drive Thru /  Delivery
    Tropical Smoothie – (501) 305-3665  Drive Thru / Carry out
    Little Caesar’s - (800) 722-3727 Drive Thru /Carry / Delivery

    DRIVE THRU
    Sonic
    Taco Bell
    Chick fil-A –
    Arby's – ONLY Drive Thru
    Kentucky Fried Chicken
    Wendy’s
    McDonalds
    Captain D’s

    TEMPORARILY CLOSING
    Burrito Day - temporarily closing
    El Alamcen - temporarily closing
    The Cookie Basket - temporarily closing - reopening March 30th

    Disclaimer – please check with businesses on exact details on specials, promotions, hours of operations and hourly changes.