Locate Services In Another Area

Enter a zip code:

arrow

Wait, Please Stop For A Moment.

Obviously, you're looking for rent and/or utility assistance, but there's something else here that could help you.

Millions of people qualify for Social Security benefits, and don't collect them, because they haven't tried.

You Do Not Have To Be Of Retirement Age To Collect Social Security.

It's easier to qualify for social security benefits than it is to fill out all the paperwork and figure out the process of how to obtain them. That's where these guys can help.

So please, continue looking for rent and/or utility assistance, and I hope you find what you need on this website. But don't leave without clicking this link and filling out the online form.

They'll talk to you about your situation and and let you know whether or not you already qualify for Social Security benefits up to $2,671 per month.

It costs you nothing to talk to them and they'll work for you to get you the benefits you deserve. Plus, I make a few dollars when you complete the form.

Bakersville Head Start And Daycare

Address:
301 Long View Dr
Bakersville, NC 28705

Map & Directions

(1 Mile Away)

Telephone:
(828) 688-2175

Website:
http://www.mitchellcounty.org

Services:
This unit is responsible for reception duties, office support, and the Energy Assistance program.

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Mitchell County residents.

Documents To Bring:
Contact the office for specific information


Shepherd's Staff

Address:
31 Cross St
Spruce Pine, NC 28777

Map & Directions

(11 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 765-5385

Website:
http://mcshepherdstaff.org

Services:
Provides assistance for heating (K-1, Fuel Oil, Wood, Propane) and
Electricity when funds are available.

Hours:
Monday - Thursday,
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 12:45-3:00 p.m.

Documents To Bring:
You must bring proof of address: either a driver's license or electric bill, and a Social Security card for each family member.



For Heating Assistance - In addition to the food box requirement - an applicant must have the following documentation for financial assistance:


*Proof of household income for the past two months and current month. Please provide us with your income verification such as Social Security Benefits, unemployment benefits, child support, ect. If you are working , we need to see copies of your pay stubs.

*Receipts of all paid household expenses for the past two months. Examples: utilities, daycare,telephone, cell phone, car repairs life insurance, hospital or doctor, taxes, legal expenses, ect. Grocery and/or transportation receipts are not needed.

*A lease or mortgage agreement in the names of the person(s) applying for assistance or your HUD Contract



Utility Assistance - for assistance, you must provide a past due, disconnection or final notice for your current utility account or a letter from the utility company to verify the amount due. The oldest past due is what we will look at helping with, if funds are available.


Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you're still trying, keep it up! You're right on track.

-- Matthew Keith Groves

Yancey Department of Social Services

Address:
320 Pensacola Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714

Map & Directions

(11 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 682-6148

Website:
http://www.yanceycountync.gov/social-services

Services:
Provides Medicaid, Food and Nutrition Services, Energy Assistance, Work First, and Child Care Assistance.

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Yancey County residents; must meet State and Federal guidelines.

Documents To Bring:
Most applications are done in person at the office bu can also be done by phone, fax, email, and mail; varies by program.


Reconciliation House

Address:
2902
Burnsville, NC 28714

Map & Directions

(11 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 682-7251

Website:
http://www.southernreconciliationministries.org

Services:
Financial Subsidy Services include:

*Heating Fuel/Oil, Propane and wood

*Utilities

*Rent/Mortgage

*Emergency Shelter (motel)

*Hot Meals (restaurant)

*Prescription Drugs


Physical Subsidy Services include:

*Groceries/TEFAP (USDA)

*Clothing and Household Items

*Warm Blankets

*Furniture

*Baby Layettes

*Christmas Toys and Fruit

*Toiletries

Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Yancey Country residents only

Documents To Bring:
Qualifying for help consists of an interview process where income and expenses are evaluated to determine eligibility.


Rams Rack Thrift Store

Address:
147 New Vale Rd
Newland, NC 28657

Map & Directions

(13 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 733-5127

Website:
http://www.ramsrack.com/

Services:
Free or inexpensive clothing, depending on need; emergency food box that feeds four people for four days; utility and rent/mortage assistance; emergency shelter for one night; housekeeping basics; gasoline for transients; coordination with local churches to assist persons in emergency situations; referrals to other agencies as needed.

Hours:
Tuesday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Must be in an emergency situation with little or no income. The difference between income and expenses determines eligibility.

Documents To Bring:
Come by and complete an application


Banner Elk Presbyterian Church

Address:
420 College Dr SW
Banner Elk, NC 28604

Map & Directions

(21 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 898-5406

Website:
http://bannerelkpresbyterian.org/

Services:
Provides emergency assistance to individuals when other resources have been exhausted or are inappropriate Assistance may include financial assistance with rent, utilities, food, etc.

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Eligibility:
Must be referred by an agency

Documents To Bring:
Agency must call on individual's behalf


Honesty is as much saying everything as it is saying what is true.

-- Richard Snelling

Mars Hill Baptist Church

Address:
67 N Main St
Mars Hill, NC 28754

Map & Directions

(24 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 689-2911

Website:
http://www.marshillbc.org/

Services:
Offers emergency assistance for heat and electricity to help individuals/families sustain for short periods.

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Madison County residents in need

Documents To Bring:
Phone call; Walk-in


Corpening Memorial YMCA

Address:
348 Grace Corpening Dr
Marion, NC 28752

Map & Directions

(26 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 659-9622

Website:
http://www.ymcawnc.org/centers/corpening

Services:
Offers help with education expenses, utilities, heat, rent, and medical costs.

Hours:
By Appointment Only: Tuesday, 1:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.;
To make an appointment, contact the YMCA during these hours:
Monday - Friday, 5:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.;
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.;
Sunday, 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Long term resident of McDowell County; Cannot have received money from the foundation within the last 12 months; Valid ID with McDowell County address.

Documents To Bring:
Call the YMCA to make an appointment; Application can be picked up from the YMCA; Have application completed before the appointment time.


I've discovered that numerous peak performers use the skill of mental rehearsal of visualization. They mentally run through important events before they happen.

-- Charles A. Garfield

McDowell County Department of Social Services

Address:
145 E Court St
Marion, NC 28752

Map & Directions

(26 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 652-3355

Website:
http://www.mcdowellcountyncdss.org

Services:
The Crisis Intervention Program (CIP) serves individuals and families who are experiencing a heating or cooling related crisis. A household is in a crisis if it is currently experiencing or is in danger of experiencing a life-threatening or health-related emergency and sufficient, timely, and appropriate assistance is not available from any other source. Life-threatening is defined as a household which has no heating or cooling source or has a disconnect notice for their primary heating or cooling service. Current or predicted temperatures can be used to determine if the household is in a crisis situation. Each household is evaluated on a case by case basis to determine if the temperatures would put someone's life in danger if the heating or cooling source was exhausted. The maximum a household can receive in benefits for the fiscal year July through June is $600 in total payments.

Hours:
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Funding is provided on an intermittent basis and dispersed on a first come, first serve basis until exhausted.

Eligibility:
McDowell County residents; Must provide proof of shut-off from utility company. Agency pays the amount to avoid shut off or return power up to the annual maximum of $600;
Income maximum of 150% of the Federal Poverty Level.

Documents To Bring:
In Person


Grace Community Church

Address:
5182 US-70
Marion, NC 28752

Map & Directions

(26 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 724-9599

Website:
http://www.graceforall.org

Services:
Provides financial assistance in crisis situations; utility bills, rent/mortgage payments, etc.

Hours:
Church Office Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Eligibility:
McDowell County residents; For utility bills, copy of bill is required

Documents To Bring:
By appointment; Proof of residency and a brief application is needed for Food Pantry Services


Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there.

-- Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Previous <<123>> Next