Address:416 Central DrCullowhee, NC 28723Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
Services: CUMC collects and distributes winter coats and shoes for Children who do not have them.
Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Children who need coats, whose families cannot affort to provide them one.
Address:71 Poplar StHighlands, NC 28741Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance with clothing, food, and household items (furniture).
Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Address:126 N Caldwell StBrevard, NC 28712Map & Directions
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:39 E Jordan StBrevard, NC 28712Map & Directions
Services: Free pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, peer counseling, information and referral, and pro-life pregnancy counseling that offers abortion alternatives Free maternity clothes, baby clothes, and baby furniture.
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.;
Other times by appointment
Eligibility: call for details
Documents To Bring: In person
Address:560 Leroy George DrClyde, NC 28721Map & Directions
Services: Home Care Services of HRMC provides personalized health services that allow patients with a variety of diagnoses to receive individualized care and treatment from one provider, assuring a continuity of care and convenience to the patient and family Physician-ordered medical care is available through a caring, dedicated staff of over 100 skilled professionals - registered nurses, home health aides, physical, occupational and speech therapists, pharmacist and social workers.
Address:1914 Smokey Park HighwayCandler, NC 28715Map & Directions
Services: Serves households in the Enka/Candler school district. Provides emergency assistance for food, pet food, and clothing. Assists with fuel for heating when income and resources are insufficient to meet the basic necessities of life. Emergency assistance for utilities and rent will only be provided if a disconnection of that utility would cause a life threatening situation, or they are facing imminent eviction, and all other resources have been exhausted.
Open Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Must be 18 years and up and West Buncombe County resident (Enka, Candler, and extreme West Asheville); At or below 100% of poverty scale; Must have exhausted all other resources; Assistance for utilities only provided if the shut off will cause a life or death situation; Rent assistance only if the person faces imminent eviction.
Documents To Bring: Apply in person; Picture ID, income verification, and Social Security Card required; Shut-off/Eviction Notice required if applicable; Food Pantry: Social Security Card and Picture ID (If first time for food, will not be turned away without ID)
Address:1 Banner Farm RdMills River, NC 28759Map & Directions
Services: Helps families in need of baby clothing, care items such as diapers, strollers, high chairs, etc Ages 0 to 5 years.
Hours: 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Eligibility: No proof of income required.
Documents To Bring: Walk in and complete brief information form.
Address:311 S John StSeneca, SC 29678Map & Directions
Services: Agency provides
*Christmas food baskets, clothing, and toys (Angel Tree Program, Oct. 8th-11th, 2012 from 9am-12 noon & 1pm-4pm);
*emergency/ disaster services;
*furniture to home fire survivors, domestic violence survivors, and disaster survivors;
*thrift store; and
*youth character-building programs.
Hours: M-Th 8:00am-4:00pm
Eligibility: People with low income.
Documents To Bring: Call for an appointment.
For Christmas Program, you will need to bring a picture ID's and SS cards for everyone in the household, as well as birth certificates for all children, and custody papers if in that situation. You will also need to bring verification of monthly income and household expenses.
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.