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!
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:207 S Poplar StLincolnton, NC 28092Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance with rent,utilities, medication, Doctor visits and distribution of donated household items.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Eligibility: NCDA poverty guidelines,documentation reviewed.
Documents To Bring: First come, First Served-Interviewed Daily.Request documentation
Address:305 E Trade StDallas, NC 28034Map & Directions
Services: Emergency assistance to families in need of utility assistance, food assistance and medical assistance.
Hours: Tues and Fri 9:00 am - 12 noon Wed and Thurs 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Eligibility: Must live in designated Dallas territory. There must be a true emergency.
Documents To Bring: Yearly, proof of address, income, social security cards for all in household. Photo ID of Client and
bills if income is higher than allotted amount for assistance.
Address:805 W Airline AveGastonia, NC 28052Map & Directions
Services: Provide emergency financial/food assistance to low-income households who are having a financial crisis Must live in the greater Gastonia community Financial assistance is limited to rent/mortgage, utility bills, some prescription medicines and some transportation expenses. Layoff assistance provided.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Must live in Greater Gastonia area. No income scale, but income and household expenses are considered.
Documents To Bring: Personal interview required. Some exceptions for homebound individuals and those who work during business hours.
Address:245 E N StNewton, NC 28658Map & Directions
Services: The Emergency Crisis Program provides assistance with mortgage and rent payments, utility bills, fuel oil & kerosene purchases, life-necessary pharmaceuticals, food, and clothing Payments are made directly to vendors; cash is never given Applicants must live in the ECCCM service area.
The Crisis Assistance Coaching Program is a mandatory program for crisis applicants, which is structured to assist persons in budgeting, goal setting, decision making, menu creation, and shopping habits. Participation and completion of the program leads to self-sufficiency.
Hours: Crisis Services
Monday - Thursday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
No crisis applications after 4:30pm
Thrift Store Hours
Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday 10am - 2pm
Eligibility: To apply for help, you must be a resident of Catawba County & live in the service area of ECCCM. Please call the Center for verification.
Documents To Bring: Applicants must provide photo ID, Social Security Card, Green Card(or a document to verify your Social Security Number), or other identifying document, bring a document with you that has your current name and address (i.e. utility bill, lease agreement, etc.), proof of income and copies of all bills.
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:31 1st Ave SEHickory, NC 28602Map & Directions
Services: Medical and pharmacy services clinic (prescription help), emergency utility bill payment assistance and housing expense assistance (rent and mortgage), crisis assistance including emergency food pantries, hot showers and clothing vouchers for the homeless.
Hours: Lobby Hours - Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8:00am - 4:00pm, Tuesday, 8:00am - 6:00pm and Friday, 8:00am - 12noon
Eligibility: Varies with program. All programs require photo ID, proof of all household income and proof of address. Must be an adult age 18 to 64.
Documents To Bring: Eligibility interviews are required for all programs and services. Interviews on a first-come, first-served basis.
Address:870 8th St NEHickory, NC 28601Map & Directions
Services: Spiritual services,including biblical encouragement,distribution of bibles,personal evangelism, mentoring programs,various community outreaches. Practical services,including food(non-perishable) and clothing. Emergency services including utility reconnects,rent eviction crisis and referrals for other emergency needs. Employment services including counseling and referrals.
Hours: 8:00am - 12noon are normal office hours. Appointments required.
Address:1130 State Hwy 55 EClover, SC 29710Map & Directions
Hours: MW 1:00pm-4:00pm, Th 9:00am-12:00pm
Eligibility: Residents within the SC school District, household income at or below 150% of the Federal poverty level.
Documents To Bring: Call