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Yancey Department of Social Services

Address:
320 Pensacola Rd
Burnsville, NC 28714

Map & Directions

(32 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

(32 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.


Foothills Family Resources

Address:
3 Main St
Slater, SC 29683

Map & Directions

(32 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(864) 836-1100

Website:
http://www.foothillsfamilyresources.org

Services:
Agency provides a neighborhood-based multi-service center Core programs:
**case management: For persons who have needs beyond the services offered; clients meet with a case manager who makes referrals to other programs and agencies on an individual basis
**Early Head Start
**Families First: Helps families in crisis pay for mortgage, rent, utilities, and sometimes medications when funds are available; eligibility based on income and circumstances
**food pantry
**Foothills GED Program
**Foothills Job Link: Assists with interview skills, job applications, online job searches, resume preparation, and referrals to other programs that can aid in training with goal of helping clients obtain a job that pays a living wage
**Grandparents Raising Grandchildren support group
**Medicaid outreach: A specialist helps people apply for Medicaid and other health benefits; eligibility based on income and family size; by appointment only
**The Benefit Bank (TBB) benefits screening.
Other agencies with offices co-located at this facility are:
*Department of Health offering Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program,
*Greenville Mental Health,
*Piedmont Women's Center offers pregnancy testing and counseling,
*Vocational Rehabilitation by appointment only
Check Web site for days and times for these services at this location.

Hours:
M-Th 8:00am-4:30pm, F 8:00am-4:00pm; closed daily for lunch 12:00pm-1:00pm.

Eligibility:
Residents of Northern Greenville County; in crisis and/or low income; eligibility varies with different programs.

Documents To Bring:
Call or walk in.


Shepherd's Staff

Address:
31 Cross St
Spruce Pine, NC 28777

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(34 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.


Marshall Presbyterian Church

Address:
165 S Main St
Marshall, NC 28753

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(35 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 649-3622

Website:
http://www.marshallpres.org/

Services:
Serving people who are in crisis and in need of utility, food, and prescription assistance for non-controlled substances.
Open Tuesday, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Hours:
Tuesday, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Madison County Resident; Family must be at or below poverty level; Shut-off notice required; Food Pantry available once every 4 months; Limited financial assistance available on an annual basis; Money only distributed to service provider.

Documents To Bring:
Must apply in person at church on Tuesday during hours of operation; Screening by office volunteer


Community Relief Organization

Address:
2120 Spring St
Mount Holly, NC 28120

Map & Directions

(35 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(704) 827-0450

Website:
http://cro-mtholly.org/

Services:
To help clients in the Mt. Holly area with emergency situations in order to improve their quality of life Provides layoff assistance.

Also provides Christmas presents to children referred through guidance counselors at local schools.

Hours:
Monday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Wednesday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Eligibility:
Must live in Mt. Holly area. Must have photo ID of person applying for aid. Must have SSN for all in household. Verification of income for all in family; household expenses.

Documents To Bring:
Must complete application and be eligible.


Haywood County Health & Human Services Agency

Address:
157 Paragon Pkwy #300
Clyde, NC 28721

Map & Directions

(37 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 452-6620

Website:
http://www.gov.co.haywood.nc.us

Services:
A one time cash payment to help pay heating costs

Eligibility:
Must meet income guidelines and be a United States citizen or eligible alien.


Salvation Army Services & Worship

Address:
420 W Fleming Dr
Morganton, NC 28655

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(39 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 430-8392

Website:
http://www.salvationarmyhickory.org

Services:
Provides clothing assistance and emergency financial assistance for Rent, Mortgage, and Utilities, often in cooperation with other helping agencies Has a clothing closet Will also assist victims of house fires and natural disasters with some household items.
Open Thursdays, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hours:
Thursdays, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Eligibility:
Must be a McDowell County resident;
Utility Assistance: must have a past due/disconnect notice;
Rent/Mortgage Assistance: must have a past due/eviction notice;
Furniture/Household Assistance: must have a referral from the American Red Cross or a report from the fire department.

Documents To Bring:
Appointments are preferred but will take walk-ins as time permits;
Must bring the following documents & meet with Caseworker:
-Valid Picture ID card or Drivers License
-Social Security Card / W7 for every household member (will accept medicaid cards or birth certificates in place of ss cards)
-Proof of Address (such as a current utility bill or lease)
-Proof of all Income for all household members
-Documentation of Crisis


The Holy Spirit cannot defy the Father or The Son - because those three are one.

-- Unknown

Greer Relief & Resources Agency, Inc.

Address:
202 Victoria St
Greer, SC 29651

Map & Directions

(39 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(864) 848-5355

Website:
http://www.greerrelief.org

Services:
Agency provides short-term emergency assistance which is limited help, not maintenance
*Case management: If staff determines that short-term emergency case management and counseling is needed, these services will be provided on a limited basis
*Food pantry available for short-term, emergency food products
*Food voucher may be given to those who qualify to receive food from a local merchant
*Prescription expense assistance: Clients who are in need of prescription medication may qualify for partial assistance
*Referrals: The Agency may refer clients to other appropriate agencies which offer long-term case management and counseling services
*Rent/mortgage assistance: Clients who have received an eviction notice may qualify for partial assistance with rent/mortgage payments
*The Benefit Bank (TBB) benefits screening
*Utility bill payment assistance: Clients who have received a disconnection notice may qualify for partial assistance with utility bills.

Hours:
M-F 8:30am-5:00pm; walk in M-F 9:00am-11:00am; MTuThF 1:30pm-4:00pm.

Eligibility:
Must be a resident of Greer, Taylors, Duncan, Lyman, or Wellford areas.

Documents To Bring:
Walk in to complete application and interview; bring identification such as picture ID, proof of current address (if not on the ID), documentation of family income, DSS printout (if applicable), and a copy of the most recent bill for utility assistance or Landlord Letter for rent/mortgage assistance.


Town Hall

Address:
16 S Main St
Waynesville, NC 28786

Map & Directions

(40 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 456-5057

Website:
http://www.townofwaynesville.org/

Services:
The Town of Waynesville provides electrical service to a limited area of the town



For electrical outages please call (828) 456-3706 during regular business hours After hours, weekends and holidays call the Waynesville Police Department at (828) 456-5363.


Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

-- Demosthenes