Address:376 Grindstone RdWaynesville, NC 28785Map & Directions
Services: A Touchstone Energy Cooperative providing electricity to members in eight counties
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00p.m.
Address:150 Branner AveWaynesville, NC 28786Map & Directions
Services: Crisis ministry to help with food, clothing, utilities, rent, mortgage, medicines and basic necessities
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Address:2251 Old Balsam RdWaynesville, NC 28786Map & Directions
Services: Low income heating/cooling assistance program Program open as funding is allotted.
Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday
Eligibility: income eligibility guidelines
Documents To Bring: Call or come to office
Address:1850 Old Furnace RdBoiling Springs, SC 29316Map & Directions
Services: Agency offers:
*Food and financial assistance (utilities and rent-if funds allow),
*Support for teen mothers,
*English classes for speakers of other languages, and a
*Family Solutions Program.
Hours: M-F 8:30am -5:00pm.
Documents To Bring: Call for information.
Address:976 S Pine StSpartanburg, SC 29302Map & Directions
Services: Total Ministries helps with
*obtaining identification papers to start work or find social services assistance (birth certificate, social security card, and picture i.d.),
*rent or mortgages,
*traveler's aid for stranded travelers, and
*utilities water and electric (no deposits).
Hours: M-Th 9:00am-12:30pm
Eligibility: Residents of Spartanburg
Documents To Bring: Call. Bring picture ID and SS card (help getting ID is available).
Address:1529 John B White Sr BlvdSpartanburg, SC 29301Map & Directions
Services: Emergency financial assistance with
*rent or mortgage( water)
*vouchers for clothing
*furniture (for burn outs)
*some prescription medications
Hours: M-Th 9:00am-11:30am-1:00pm-4:00pm; F 9:00am-12:00pm
Eligibility: Spartanburg County residents with a shut off or eviction notice and reason for need
Documents To Bring: Call for an appointment. ID SS for everyone in the household
Address:300 S Daniel Morgan AveSpartanburg, SC 29306Map & Directions
Services: PCASP provides
*basic computer training,
*emergency financial assistance,
*energy assistance/ LIHEAP/ weatherization,
*Head Start program,
*life skills training,
*rent and mortgage payment assistance,
*senior low-income housing complexes (Georgia Manor Apartments in Woodruff, Poinsett House Apartments for Seniors in Greenville, and Pleasant Meadows Apartments in Inman), and
*youth leadership program.
Hours: M-F 8:30am-5:00pm
Eligibility: Cherokee and Spartanburg County residents with low income. For Head Start, children ages 3-4. For senior housing, seniors ages 62+.
Documents To Bring: Call or walk in with picture ID, proof of income, and Social Security card.
Address:680 Asheville HwySpartanburg, SC 29303Map & Directions
Services: Their mission is to be the : "benevolence arm of the church" in Spartanburg County, providing emergency assistance to the poor and those in crisis situations. Their current ministry offerings are Food, Clothing,Rent/Mortgage,/Utilities,Chaplaincyservices to County prisons, and rehabilitation for "at-risk" juveniles. 1. Their 3200 sq. ft. Outreach Center houses a large food pantry, and provides the Hub location for other forms of emergency assistance. During 2005, the Outreach Center assisted 1,860 families, representing 4,634 individuals at a value of $153,213.67
2. Their 6000 sq. ft. Resale Store, called "The Market Place", is designed to provide equitable and affordable shopping opportunities for the poor. The inventory is fully donated and priced at a low discount. They also have a truck pickup/delivery service for donations and purchases. Revenue over expenses support their other ministries.
3. Their store inventory (clothes, furniture, bedding, housewares, etc., allows us to work with the local Fire authorities to refurnish homes for Fire victims at no cost to the victim.
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:301 Long View DrBakersville, NC 28705Map & Directions
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