Address:126 N Caldwell StBrevard, NC 28712Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: Provides emergency financial assistance to families in need, with utilities, and rent (No rent or utility deposits) Has a food and clothing pantry.
Also provides food and drink to workers during emergency services fighting fires, floods, drownings, etc. Provides emergency food, clothing, electric, fuel, and rent assistance to disaster victims and crisis intervention counseling, spiritual guidance, and emotional support for disaster victims and workers.
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.;
Other hours by appointment
Eligibility: For rent and utilities must be Transylvania County resident; Must have ability to pay next month's rent, electric, or utility payment; Income verification, Picture ID, shut-off/eviction notice and Social Security Card required; For food and clothing must be Transylvania County resident with valid picture ID
Documents To Bring: Apply in person
Address:164 Duckworth AveBrevard, NC 28712Map & Directions
Services: Provides crisis assistance in times of need for individuals in Transylvania County. Food and clothing are provided, as well as financial aid for heating, housing, and utilities Has firewood in the winter Food and Financial assistance is by appointment only and is only available once every 30 days Administers CIP funds from DSS The Crisis Intervention Program (CIP) provides assistance for adults or families with young children that meet the eligibility requirements and have heating or cooling related emergencies Funds are available on a first come, first serve basis
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.;
Closed from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. for lunch
Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Transylvania County resident; Social Security Card, Picture ID, Shut-off/eviction notice, and income verification required; Meet income requirements; Financial assistance not available to families already receiving housing subsidies (public housing, Sec. 8 housing. This requirement does not include CIP funds).
Documents To Bring: Phone call to make an appointment for assistance
Address:238 S Caldwell StBrevard, NC 28712Map & Directions
Services: Noon meal available daily for anyone who walks through the door Food boxes available the first Friday of every month. Emergency food boxes offered other days of the month by special request. Will deliver food to persons with physical and mental disabilities or the elderly and home-bound. Must preregister for meal delivery through an interview in the office or a referral from DSS. Provides a holiday meal on Thanksgiving 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Hours: Meal Services: Monday - Friday, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.;
Sunday, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.;
Food Boxes available on 1st Friday, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.;
Thanksgiving Meal: Thanksgiving Day, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Noon meal and food boxes open to anyone;
Food delivery open to Elderly or persons with physical and mental disabilities with referral from DSS
Documents To Bring: Walk-in for meals; In person interview or referral from Social Services for food delivery
Address:290 Oakdale StBrevard, NC 28712Map & Directions
Services: Operates a faith-based food pantry, open once a month on Friday-call first for dates Distribution of fresh vegetables provided for anyone who needs them courtesy of Manna Food Bank Need to show up with own bags or boxes, only information needed is number in household. Limited financial assistance available for Rent, Utilities, and House Payment- no deposits.
Hours: Dates Vary, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Call for Dates
Eligibility: Transylvania County Residents
Documents To Bring: In person
Address:3232 Hendersonville HwyPisgah Forest, NC 28768Map & Directions
Services: The Ministry is open to the public Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday from 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m Services provided include free and low cost food programs
Free food programs include TEFAP (weekly), SNAP (emergency situations - no more than once a quarter) and our summer feeding program (free meal served for Transylvania and Henderson county residents ages 18 and under - low cost over 18) SNAP and TEFAP recipients must meet income guidelines Low cost food programs include surplus, providing groceries at low cost to anyone.
Hours: Tuesday- Friday 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.;
Summer Meal Program: To Be Announced;
Thanksgiving Meal served on Friday after Thanksgiving
Eligibility: Free Food: Transylvania or Henderson County residents meeting income guidelines;
Low cost programs open to anyone.
Documents To Bring: Varies depending on program; Visit the distribution center or call ahead; Income verification for some services
Address:110 Brickyard RdEtowah, NC 28729Map & Directions
Services: Open Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m Provides food and other services to those in need Food items are purchased by the pantry or donated and include: a limited amount of frozen meat, canned goods (vegetable, meats, fruits, sauces, & soups), pastas, cereals, peanut butter, produce, rice, beans, fruit, bread, bakery items, and personal hygiene items Food items are given out as they are available; Does not regularly have baby products for distribution Participate in the TEFAP (The Emergency Food Assistance Program) for Henderson County residents receiving Food Stamps or income eligible Participate in the MANNA Pack program that gives food to qualifying elementary and middle school age children Also has Food Stamp applications available on site and can help with completing them.
Hours: Food Distribution: Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.;
New registration begins at 9:00 a.m.;
Closed on the Saturday after Thanksgiving and Christmas
Eligibility: Serves Henderson County, Transylvania County, and South Buncombe County
Documents To Bring: Picture ID; Proof of Residency; Initial registration requires the applicants name, physical address, phone number, number and ages of those in household; Ethnicity; Food Stamps and other income; Food allergies and signature verifying our use of the information to apply for various supplies and grants; After the initial registration, sign-in is required each time food is requested
Address:11846 Rosman HighwayLake Toxaway, NC 28747Map & Directions
Services: Offers a midday meal along with social activities and educational programs for Seniors. Transportation may be possible through county vans Monthly distribution of fresh fruits and vegetables also open to the general public the 4th Friday of the month.
Open Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.; Monthly Food Distribution - call for dates
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.;
Monthly Food Distribution - call for dates
Eligibility: Congregate program: Transylvania County resident; age 60 or better. Social Security number (last 4 digits) required to enroll.
Food Pantry: No restrictions
Documents To Bring: Congregate program: In person
Food Pantry: Bring boxes or bags; State the number of people in household
Address:239 3rd Ave EHendersonville, NC 28792Map & Directions
Services: Offers utility assistance (once a year and must have disconnect notice); Rental assistance (once a year, must have eviction notice from the sheriff; Not able to assist individuals renting month to month); Food assistance (once every 90 days); Clothing assistance (once every 90 days); Emergency lodging; USDA Commodity Program.
Food Pantry Open Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.; Closed 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.; Food Pantry: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Henderson County residents;
Picture ID, and two additional forms of identification required; Eviction notice from Sheriff for rental assistance
Documents To Bring: In person; Referral
Address:1049 Spartanburg HwyHendersonville, NC 28739Map & Directions
Services: New clients need a written referral from a qualifying agency Wednesday Thursday Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m Food and hygiene pantry serving the needy. Winter coats and blankets are available.
Hours: Wednesday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Henderson County resident; Picture ID and Social Security Card required
Documents To Bring: New clients need a written referral from a qualifying agency, such as Interfaith Assistance Ministry, El Centro, DSS, Council on Aging, etc. Existing clients may call to schedule an appointment.
Referrals can be emailed to email@example.com
Address:310 Freeman StHendersonville, NC 28792Map & Directions
Services: Assists Henderson County residents who are in crisis with food Also assisting with Thanksgiving and Christmas food items (such as hams, turkeys, stuffing, etc.) for eligible applicants Open Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday and Friday 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Eligibility: Henderson County resident in financial crisis
Documents To Bring: Phone call or walk in; Interview; Income verification; Household expenses