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: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!
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Address:348 Grace Corpening DrMarion, NC 28752Map & Directions
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.
Address:145 E Court StMarion, NC 28752Map & Directions
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
Address:5182 US-70Marion, NC 28752Map & Directions
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
Address:420 W Fleming DrMorganton, NC 28655Map & Directions
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
Address:206 E Rutherford StLandrum, SC 29356Map & Directions
Services: Agency provides:
*limited emergency financial assistance for medications and utilities
Hours: M-F 10:00am-2:00pm Food & Clothing , M-F 10:00am-4:00pm Store
Eligibility: Campobello, Gowensville, and Landrum residents in Spartanburg County
Documents To Bring: Call or walk in
Address:101 N Ridgeway AveBlack Mountain, NC 28711Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance in the form of food, clothing, as well as financial help for fuel, utilities, rent, mortgage, and medical expenses. Will consider other needs on a case-by-case basis. MUST BE A RESIDENT OF SWANNANOA, BLACK MOUNTAIN, RIDGECREST, MONTREAT and portions of EAST ASHEVILLE if located in Owen School District Also provides limited assistance to homeless residents of area served or people who broke down in area served for food, lodging, car repair, and gas Can provide a written referral to ABCCM for individuals seeking help with furniture or household items Assists with Buncombe County CIP funds.
Open Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.;
GED Classes Tuesday - Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Eligibility: See description; Social Security Card, Picture ID, income verification, final notice/eviction notice and/or rental form filled out by landlord required; Food pantry limited to once a month (not turned for food if unable to present ID); Clothing once per month.
Documents To Bring: In person
Address:2855 Hickory BlvdHudson, NC 28638Map & Directions
Clothing: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 11:30am
Food: Monday, 1:00pm - 4:00pm or until food runs out
Furniture/Household: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 11:30am
Utility Assistance: Tuesday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:30pm
Rent/Mortgage Asst: Tuesday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:30pm
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Eligibility: Catawba County resident experiencing a crisis situation.
Documents To Bring: NO APPOINTMENTS
Applicants are seen on a first come, first serve basis.
You must provide a valid picture i.d.(drivers license), social security cards for all household members (or medicaid card or birth certificate), provide proof of all monthly income and monthly expenses for all household members. Clients must provide all the information to be considered for assistance. Requirements vary by program, please call if you have any questions.
Address:333 31st St NSt. Petersburg, FL 33713Map & Directions
Services: The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) sponsored through the Pinellas County Urban League provides energy payment assistance on behalf of low-income individuals and families who meet the program's eligibility requirements. Three (3) categories of assistance are available. Home Energy Assistance Funds pay a state - designated portion of the client's utility bill directly to the utility company.
Crisis Assistance Funds pay the client's actual utility bill owed, up to $300 and/or other necessary emergency expenses, such as electric fans in a heat emergency during the summer months or heaters and blankets in a cold weather emergency during the winter months.
- Additionally, Weather Related Crisis Funds are available to clients when they are directly affected by a weather related or energy supply shortage as declared by the Governor and/or President of the United States. Serving Pinellas County .
Hours: 8:00a-5:00p, Monday-Friday.
Eligibility: Household income must be at or below 150% of the poverty guidelines for the year prior to the month of application.
Documents To Bring: Client must meet program criteria, complete application and provide identification, proof of household income and assets.