Address:309 E Main StClinton, NC 28328Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: Provides assistance for utility bills.
Process requires a current application which includes current Picture ID, Social Security Card, Proof of Income and Expenses for the prior four weeks, written explanation of non-income (as in being under Doctors care, pending Social Security Disability, Workers Comp etc.) Copy of phone bill (to ensure that the funds for the type of assistance they are seeking did not pay a large phone bill). Interview by Director or Assistant Director. Compliance with Guidelines set by our Board of Directors.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Individuals over 70 and older receive food on the third Tuesday of each month, and to all ages on the third Wednesday of each month.
Eligibility: The applicant must be head of the household. They must be a resident of Sampson County and provide proof by way of Picture ID. Other than food, assistance is on a case by case basis; SCC is very strict as to what information is required, and they require proof of expenses and income in order to justify need. The applicant will be provided a written list of guidelines and requirements to use while completing their application. The applicant is then interviewed to determine eligibility.
Documents To Bring: When clients come to the Sampson Crisis Center, they will sign in, asked their need, and then given the appropriate paperwork to complete. Any documentation needed will be photocopied for their files, with the originals returned to the client. Once the file has been completed they will be interviewed by the Director or Assistant Director, depending on availability. All files are confidential.
Address:360 County Complex Rd # 100Clinton, NC 28328Map & Directions
Services: The Crisis Intervention Program (CIP) is a Federally funded program that provides assistance to low-income households that are in a heating or cooling related emergency. The goal of the CIP program is to help families stay warm in the winter and cool in the summer. By doing so, this reduces the risk of health and safety problems such as illness, fire or eviction. Benefits may vary based upon the amount needed to alleviate the crisis; however, benefits cannot exceed $600.00 per State fiscal year.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Eligibility: A household that applies must:
Have at least one U.S. Citizen or a non-citizen who meets certain eligibility criteria
Meet an income test
Be in a heating or cooling related emergency.
Documents To Bring: All clients enter through the customer service desk which will guide them to the correct area for application. Our applications are taken Monday through Friday during business hours.
Address:109 N Center StWarsaw, NC 28398Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency assistance for utility bills, rent, eyeglasses and prescription needs.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Documents To Bring: In-house application
Address:1337 Ramsey StFayetteville, NC 28301Map & Directions
Services: Provides emergency funds for food, clothing, utility bills, rent, transportation, and other immediate crisis needs. Works with area churches in providing assistance.
Hours: Food, clothing, and financial aid (when funds permit): Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Crisis Pregnancy Center: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - ll:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Crisis Pregnancy Line is 24 hours per day, every day.
Documents To Bring: Must bring picture Id (Driver's License); Social Security card; proof of household income; rental, mortgage or lease statement; utility bill.
Address:701 Whitfield StFayetteville, NC 28302Map & Directions
Services: Emergency assistance with food, clothing, firewood, and household items, including small appliances and linens.
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.,
Fri 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Emergency Services: 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Donations accepted anytime during operating hours.
Eligibility: Requirements vary with services. Call for information
Address:2173 Downing RdFayetteville, NC 28312Map & Directions
Services: Administrative and cultural arts agency which seeks to enhance self determination and self sufficiency of Native Americans in Cumberland County as it relates to their political, socio-economic and well-being. Offers employment counseling, classroom training, adult basic education classes and assistance in locating sources for paying utility bills in the winter. Operates a senior citizens center and a housing locator service. Offers rent assistance if eviction is threatened.
Eligibility: Some activities are for Native Americans only and some have income requirements.
Address:224 E Walnut St #115Goldsboro, NC 27530Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance to low-income families who are faced with heating or cooling related crisis situation.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
Address:1000 N Jefferson AveGoldsboro, NC 27530Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance, with proper ducumentation, in paying utility bills (water, electric, natural gas, propane); rent; prescription medicine as funds are avaialable.
Address:610 N William StGoldsboro, NC 27530Map & Directions
Services: To disseminate Christian truths, supply basic human necessities, provide personal counseling, and to undertake the moral regeneration and physical rehabilitation of all persons in need who come within the sphere of influence. Also, to give human services, provide food, shelter, clothing, utilities, rent, and emergency shelter for transient and homeless individuals.
Services/Programs: Family counseling services; Thrift store; Youth program, free summer camp
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
Documents To Bring: When DSS has CIP Funds (Crisis Intervention Program) we require clients seeking utility assistance to contact DSS first as they receive a large amount of funding for utilities through the CIP program. We want to make sure that clients utilize this program before coming to us. We do not send clients to DSS if we know that there are no CIP funds
Address:607 S Slocumb StGoldsboro, NC 27530Map & Directions
Services: To provide crisis or intervention services to assist an individual to meet their basic human needs and provide opportunities for persons to become self-sufficient.
Services: Soup Kitchen that serves lunch daily; Clothes closet providing free clothing; Food pantry providing free groceries; Bathing facilities for the homeless; Emergency financial assistance to low-income families facing eviction or utility disconnection; GED classes; Supportive counseling to alcoholics, drug addicts and ex-offenders; Transitional housing to provide suitable housing for 8-10 individuals.
Eligibility: Socially and Economically disadvantaged persons