Address:245 E N StNewton, NC 28658Map & Directions
Services: The Emergency Crisis Program provides assistance with mortgage and rent payments, utility bills, fuel oil & kerosene purchases, life-necessary pharmaceuticals, food, and clothing Payments are made directly to vendors; cash is never given Applicants must live in the ECCCM service area.
The Crisis Assistance Coaching Program is a mandatory program for crisis applicants, which is structured to assist persons in budgeting, goal setting, decision making, menu creation, and shopping habits. Participation and completion of the program leads to self-sufficiency.
Hours: Crisis Services
Monday - Thursday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
No crisis applications after 4:30pm
Thrift Store Hours
Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday 10am - 2pm
Eligibility: To apply for help, you must be a resident of Catawba County & live in the service area of ECCCM. Please call the Center for verification.
Documents To Bring: Applicants must provide photo ID, Social Security Card, Green Card(or a document to verify your Social Security Number), or other identifying document, bring a document with you that has your current name and address (i.e. utility bill, lease agreement, etc.), proof of income and copies of all bills.
Address:230 E Main StLawndale, NC 28090Map & Directions
Services: Financial assistance is provided on power bills and water bills Assistance is only provided for past due balances or accounts that are about to be disconnected Not start ups, charge offs or deposits will be paid Client MUST provide current ID with correct address and have a CURRENT copy of the bill For Duke Energy clients, no Deferred Payment Arrangement Plan payments will be made Applicant for power or water assistance must be the same person that is listed as account owner or account holder NO payments will be made in a landlord or third party name.
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. clients must be in the office by 10:30 for same day service.
Eligibility: Client must be a resident of Upper Cleveland County.
Documents To Bring: Application required as well as picture ID and recent bill or mail to verify address. NO EXCEPTIONS!
Address:2760 Old Nation RdFort Mill, SC 29715Map & Directions
Services: Agency provides
*crisis assistance to Fort Mill residents for food, *utilities life sustaining medicines
*resources are dependent upon availability
Hours: MWF 9:00am-12:00pm
Eligibility: Fort Mill resident, income below government standards of 150% of poverty.
Documents To Bring: Must produce ID, proof of address, and proof of income
Address:4560 NC-49Harrisburg, NC 28075Map & Directions
Services: PURPOSE: To provide crisis assistance to the needy SERVICES: Food, clothing, assistance with medication bills, fuel and utility bills. Contact with the service is via telephone only.
The Food Pantry is open Mondays from 10am-1pm.
Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week emergency assistance.
Eligibility: Residents of Harrisburg or transients
Documents To Bring: Must be referred by a church or agency; Bills and proof of income required
Address:311 E Marion StShelby, NC 28150Map & Directions
Services: Offers Adult, Family, and Children's Medicaid Benefits, Food and Nutritional Service Benefits, Child Support Establishment and Enforcement Services, and Adult, Family and Children's Services.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
After hours coverage is available for Adult and Child Protective Services only.
Eligibility: All eligibility requirements are explained during the application process.
Documents To Bring: Pursuant to specific program requirements, all applications are taken at the agency.
Address:401 Laureate WayKannapolis, NC 28081Map & Directions
Services: City of Kannapolis services.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
Address:204 Raile StYork, SC 29745Map & Directions
Services: Agency offers an array of services to the community
Eligibility: Must live in York School District #1, must provide current DSS form, and must provide proof of need. Receiving Food stamps or income below TEFAP guidelines.
Documents To Bring: Application and interview
Address:31 1st Ave SEHickory, NC 28602Map & Directions
Services: Medical and pharmacy services clinic (prescription help), emergency utility bill payment assistance and housing expense assistance (rent and mortgage), crisis assistance including emergency food pantries, hot showers and clothing vouchers for the homeless.
Hours: Lobby Hours - Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8:00am - 4:00pm, Tuesday, 8:00am - 6:00pm and Friday, 8:00am - 12noon
Eligibility: Varies with program. All programs require photo ID, proof of all household income and proof of address. Must be an adult age 18 to 64.
Documents To Bring: Eligibility interviews are required for all programs and services. Interviews on a first-come, first-served basis.
Address:870 8th St NEHickory, NC 28601Map & Directions
Services: Spiritual services,including biblical encouragement,distribution of bibles,personal evangelism, mentoring programs,various community outreaches. Practical services,including food(non-perishable) and clothing. Emergency services including utility reconnects,rent eviction crisis and referrals for other emergency needs. Employment services including counseling and referrals.
Hours: 8:00am - 12noon are normal office hours. Appointments required.
Address:246 Country Club Dr NEConcord, NC 28025Map & Directions
Services: Food pantry, Monday - Friday
Financial aid for rent (when faced with eviction)
Fuel/electricity (must have cut-off notice)
Information and referral
(Night Shelter and Samaritan House Soup Kitchen listed separately.)
Hours: Food Pantry: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Office: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Expenses must exceed income as determined in interview.
Rant and Mortgage payment assistance is offered to eligible persons once in 3 years.
Assistance for utilities is offered once in a year.
There is a cap on food return visits.
Clients must demonstrate the ability to maintain or a plan for sustainability as part of their responsibility for the assistance provided. As part of their plan for personal responsibility, an increasing number of clients are assigned a referral agreement to engage them in specific counseling or training resources in the community, that will equip them to avoid recurring crisis.
Documents To Bring: Bring proof of identification, bills, receipts, employment check stubs.