Address:91 New Leicester HwyAsheville, NC 28806Map & Directions
Services: Donations can be made at the Thrift Store daily. They will accept used clothing, furniture, appliances, and other household goods. For vouchers (clothing only), Call main office for Social Services. Furniture vouchers are provided only in the case of fire or flooding.
For school clothes: Starting August 1st, 2012 through the whole month, this location will offer 3 garments per child for any family in need Vouchers are not required.
Hours: Monday - Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Buncombe County resident for vouchers
Documents To Bring: In person; Call 253-4723 about pick-up
Address:70 Fairview AveAsheville, NC 28803Map & Directions
Services: Wednesday, 12:15 p.m.; Clothing closet and food pantry open until resources are exhausted Sometimes has produce Serves Thanksgiving meal.
Hours: Wednesday, 12:15 p.m.; Pantry open till resources are exhausted;
Call for details for Thanksgiving meal.
Eligibility: No restrictions; Individuals and families welcome to come once a week
Documents To Bring: Walk-in on Wednesday; Short intake application; No documentation or income verification necessary; Call Larry Dotson is there is a need outside of food pantry hours.
Address:5 Oak StAsheville, NC 28801Map & Directions
Services: Provides lunch people in the community who are homeless. Also available are a food pantry, clothing closet, and personal hygiene products. Additional activities include bible study and a movie. Lunch at the Crossroads is held on the second and fourth Thursday of the month at 12:00 p.m.
Hours: Second and fourth Thursday of the month at 12:00 p.m.
Documents To Bring: Walk in
Address:1100 Tunnel RdAsheville, NC 28805Map & Directions
Services: Provides case management and assistance to homeless veterans who are in need of health care, mental health services, and housing services. Administers the HCHV, Health Care for homeless Veterans, and the HUD-VASH, VA Supportive Housing programs. HUD-VASH provides intensive case management combined with independent supportive living services through Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers. A preliminary application must be filled out for HUD-VASH, along with a referral from VA staff.
The Grant Per-Diem (transitional housing) program has 188 beds available at different sites in the community.
The Veterans Justice Outreach program provides resource linkages to veterans in jail or prison and transitioning back into the community in danger of being homeless.
Hours: Office hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Eligibility: Must be a homeless veteran; Picture ID; Social Security card
Documents To Bring: Phone call
Address:297 Haywood StAsheville, NC 28801Map & Directions
Services: Church holds The Welcome Table, weekly meals on Wednesdays, open to anyone in who wishes to attend. During the meal, there is a clothing closet open to any individuals who express a need for clothing. Homeless clients of Haywood Street Congregation with pets may be eligible for pet food when available.
Hours: Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Eligibility: No restrictions
Address:204 Haywood StAsheville, NC 28801Map & Directions
Services: Call before Wednesday to make an appointment for the Food Pantry Call anytime to pick up a clothing voucher
Pantry Hours: Wednesday, 1:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m Provides emergency food and clothing assistance to those in need once every three months or as needed Non-perishable items are available with formal interview and screening. Every client must have ID, and current piece of mail to prove Buncombe County residency.
Also assisting with Enfamil baby formula, with no need for an appointment.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.;
Food Pantry Hours: Wednesday, 1:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. By Appointment
School clothing assistance hours:
Entire month of August 2012, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Eligibility: Food pantry and clothing closet: picture ID, and current piece of mail to prove Buncombe County residency;
School clothing assistance: picture ID, social security number of child, and current piece of mail to prove Buncombe County residency; child needs to be present when applying for school clothing.
Documents To Bring: Food Pantry: Please call by Tuesday for a scheduled appointment on Wednesday; Pantry is open every business day but is based on availability; Appointments guarantee a food bag;
For Enfamil baby formula apply in person during office hours
School clothing: Parent should come to the main office during designated hours
Address:375 Hendersonville RdAsheville, NC 28803Map & Directions
Services: Open Pantry and Clothing Closet: Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.; Provides food pantry associated with MANNA Food Bank and a clothing closet; Hot breakfast is served on Tuesday morning at 7:00 a.m.
Hours: Pantry and Clothing Closet: Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.;
Breakfast: Tuesday, 7:00 a.m.
Eligibility: For Pantry/Clothing Closet: Buncombe County residents; Demonstrated need; May come once a month; Low or no income; Picture ID, income verification, and Social Security Numbers for household members
For Breakfast: No Restrictions
Documents To Bring: Clients must come in person during hours
Address:37 Brickyard RdAsheville, NC 28806Map & Directions
Services: The Family Resource Center at Emma was established in 1995 as a collaboration to provide services to families with children in the Emma Community Services provided include: emergency assistance through a food pantry, financial assistance, a clothing closet and case management; community garden; leadership development through participation on the Advisory Council; and Love & Logic parenting classes
Open Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Hours: Monday, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.;
Tuesday, 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.;
Wednesday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.;
Friday, appointment only
Eligibility: Targeted to families living in Emma Community with minors in the household; Emergency Assistance is for Emma Community Residents with children 18 years old and younger living the home and attending school.
Documents To Bring: Phone call; Apply in person; Christmas Assistance has application process
Address:50 Orange StAsheville, NC 28801Map & Directions
Services: Open Wednesday 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m Walk-in program offering food, clothing, and financial assistance when available. Currently out of funds for financial assistance. Food pantry operates by clients choice. Individuals select, from a list of what is available in the pantry, what items they would like to have in their food box. Anyone in need welcome regardless of faith or ethnicity.
Hours: Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Eligibility: No restrictions; No documentation required; Call ahead for availability of financial assistance
Documents To Bring: Walk-in only; Application required prior to receiving assistance; Clothing is provided for the first 20 applications; Food is available to anyone once a month
Address:20 20th StAsheville, NC 28806Map & Directions
Services: Provides day center and lunch to individuals in need. Lunch is served from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at 24 Cumberland Avenue Lunch is prepared at 24 Coxe Avenue. Provides counseling to individuals who are homeless for employment, food stamps and assistance with acquiring identification if needed. Also provides personal hygiene items and clothing.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.;
Soup Kitchen: Monday - Friday, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Anyone in need; Picture ID and Social Security Card
Documents To Bring: Walk-in during hours of operation