The Helping Hand of Greater Little Rock is a food pantry, thrift shop and provider of limited financial assistance to thousands of families in Central Arkansas. Through the work of our volunteers and staff we provide nourishment, support, guidance and love to those who seek our services If You Need Our Help... If you live in Central Arkansas and need our help, you can contact us at 501-372-4388. Helping Hand food pantry is open from 9am to12:30pm, Monday thru Thursday. You will need an official state identification, federal identification, medicaid card, consular card or social security card for each member of your family. In emergencies, no one will be turned away because of lack of identification on the first visit. Please let us know if it's your birthday, or the birthday of one of your family members, and we'll provide you with a complimentary birthday cake! Our thrift shop is open Monday thru Thursday, 9am to 1PM.