Address:380 Timothy RdAthens, GA 30606Map & Directions
Services: Electric Service Payment Assistance, Food Pantries, Gas Service Payment Assistance, Rent Payment Assistance, Water Service Payment Assistance
Hours: food pantry: 2:00 pm to 3:45 pm TUE
Eligibility: residents of service area only; can receive groceries every six months
Area Served: Clarke
Documents To Bring: telephone, appointment
Address:745 Prince AveAthens, GA 30606Map & Directions
Services: Adult/Child Mentoring Programs, Alcohol Dependency Support Groups, Alcoholism Counseling, Bathing Facilities, Computer and Related Technology Classes, Drug Abuse Counseling, Drug Dependency Support Groups, Electric Service Payment Assistance, Faith Based Youth Programs, Food Pantries, Gas Service Payment Assistance, GED Instruction, General Clothing Provision, Homework Help Programs, Job Interview Training, Job Readiness, Pastoral Care, Pastoral Counseling, Prescription Expense Assistance, Rent Payment Assistance, Resume Preparation Assistance, Study Skills Assistance, Subject Tutoring, Water Service Payment Assistance, Weightlifting
Hours: hours vary; call for details
Eligibility: call for details
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Address:640 Barber St AAthens, GA 30601Map & Directions
Services: Electric Service Payment Assistance, Food Pantries, Gas Service Payment Assistance, Heating Fuel Payment Assistance, Mortgage Payment Assistance, Prescription Expense Assistance, Rent Payment Assistance, Water Service Payment Assistance
Hours: 9:00 am to 12:30 pm MON - FRI
Eligibility: residents of service area only; loss of income through no fault or decision of their own, assist food stamps recipients, assist clients in subsidized housing
Area Served: Clarke county; residents served with referral: Madison, Oconee, Oglethorpe
Documents To Bring: telephone, walk-in, appointment
Address:1704 E Greenville StAnderson, SC 29621Map & Directions
Services: SHARE Anderson provides
*LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program): October 1-April 30, heating assistance for primary heating source of coal, electricity, fuel oil, kerosene, natural gas, propane gas, or wood; May 15-September 30, cooling assistance including air conditioners, electric bills, and fans for seniors,
*transitional housing for the homeless (Dorothy B. Mims Place),
*utility bill payment assistance,
*utility deposit assistance,
*Applications for Youth Leadership job training and placement program for Young Adults ages 18 (through Celmson Community Care)
Hours: M-F 8:30am-4:30pm
Eligibility: People with low income
Documents To Bring: Call or walk in. Bring all household SS numbers, bills, and proof of income for past 30 days.
Address:112 906Anderson, SC 29624Map & Directions
Services: Anderson Salvation Army provides
*fans, electric blankets, and heaters,
*household items for fire survivors and natural disaster survivors (Red Cross referral, police/ fire report, and picture IDs REQUIRED),
*household items for domestic abuse survivors (police report and ID REQUIRED), and
*utility bill assistance (electric and gas bills with cut-off notice).
Hours: Call for appointment for all services other than food bank. Open M-F 8:00am-12:00 noon. Shelter check-in 4:00pm-10:00pm.
Eligibility: People in need. For house fire and natural disaster survivors needing household items, Red Cross referral is REQUIRED.
Documents To Bring: For financial help, bring disconnection notice, picture ID, SS card for everyone in the family, proof of income, and a list of all expenses. For shelter, bring picture ID and Social Security card. For household items, bring police/ fire report and picture ID.
Address:1202 S Murray AveAnderson, SC 29624Map & Directions
Services: AIM provides
*Back to School: school supplies for
elementary and middle school students in all five Anderson school districts;
*Benefit Bank screening: SNAP Outreach, Income Taxes,FAFSA, Medicaid
*Emergency Assistance Program: Utilities, rent, deposit for housing, and
*firewood (Wood Ministry);
*Individual Development Accounts Program (matching money for buying a home, saving for college, or starting a small business);
*Ramp and home Repair Program: Coordinates minor home repairs or modification;
*Women and Children Succeeding (for mothers receiving government assistance): daycare, support services, life
skills, and training at a technical school.
Hours: M-Th 8:00am-4:00pm, F 8:00am-2:00pm.
Eligibility: Anderson County residents in need.
Documents To Bring: Call for an appointment starting Friday at 8:00am. Keep calling until you get an appointment.
Address:105 Anderson HwyClemson, SC 29631Map & Directions
Services: CCC provides
*food stamps application assistance,
*free mortgage assistance clinic,
*home repairs assistance,
*homeless emergency support,
*mortgage and rent payment assistance (bring eviction notice),
*school supplies (School Success),
*Secret Santa Christmas program for current clients [Saturday December 1, 2012 at 9:30am; call for location details], and
*utility bill payment assistance (heat, cooling, power, water; bring disconnect notice).
Hours: M-Th 9:00am-1:00pm, Walk-ins accepted M-Th 9:00am-10:00am
Eligibility: Clemson, Central, and Pendleton residents with emergency situation
Documents To Bring: Call for an appointment or arrive BEFORE 10:00am. Bring proof of residence, Social Security cards for all household members, proof of income for people ages 18+, and eviction or disconnect notice/ bill needing payment.
Address:708 E Main StSeneca, SC 29678Map & Directions
Services: SHARE Oconee provides
*eviction prevention (rent/mortgage payment assistance);
*financial counseling and budget instruction;
*LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program):
October 1 - April 30, heating assistance for primary heating source of coal, electricity, fuel oil, kerosene, natural gas, propane gas, or wood; May 15 - September 30, cooling assistance including air conditioners, electric bills, and fans for seniors;
*Operation Warmth (heating fuel and/or kerosene);
*utility bill payment assistance; and
**NOTE: Appliances was added to taxonomy strictly for the COOLING assistance.**
Hours: M-F 8:30am-5:00pm
Eligibility: Oconee County residents with low or no income.
Documents To Bring: Call for an appointment (REQUIRED).
Address:105 Harrison AveWalhalla, SC 29691Map & Directions
Services: Oconee AID provides
*Christmas toys for children ages 0-12 (apply 2 days ONLY;[STILL TO BE DETERMINED FOR 2012]. Must bring social security cards for all in household, picture ID FROM OCONEE COUNTY, and proof of income to apply.),
*clothing (ONCE a month),
*emergency medical expense assistance (doctor visit, dental care/dentist visit [begining of year] up to $50 AFTER the visit),
*food pantry (not for food stamps/SNAP recipients),
*household items for burned-out families (house fire survivors with Red Cross voucher),
*medical equipment loans walker, cruches, (limited availability),
*mortgage payment assistance,
*prescription expense assistance (up to $50 for life-sustaining medications ONLY, no narcotics or controlled substances),
*rent payment assistance, and
*utility bill payment assistance (electric bill, heating bill, or water bill).
Hours: MWTh 9:00am-2:00pm, 9:00am-1:00pm for bill assistance. For clothing, arrive by 1:30pm at the latest. For financial aid, arrive by 9:00am--NO EXCEPTIONS, first come, first served.
Eligibility: Oconee County residents for 30+ days with picture ID. For bill payment, bill must be overdue.
Documents To Bring: Call or walk in with REQUIRED picture ID. For Financial Aid, CALL to ask what documents to bring.
Address:402 W Broad StGreensboro, GA 30642Map & Directions
Services: Electric Service Payment Assistance, Gas Service Payment Assistance, General Clothing Provision, Rent Payment Assistance, Thrift Shops, Water Service Payment Assistance
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm MON TUE THU FRI
Eligibility: no restrictions for thrift store; must meet income guidelines for other services
Area Served: Greene
Documents To Bring: walk-in