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.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Some activities are for Native Americans only and some have income requirements.
Address:745 Shawtown RdLillington, NC 27546Map & Directions
Services: Family Services, Crisis Assistance
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Eligibility: 200% poverty guidelines
Documents To Bring: Come to the agency or call and speak to a Family Serivces Counselor
Address:575 SE Broad St # 7Southern Pines, NC 28387Map & Directions
Services: Emergency Assistance with utilities, rent, and clothing.
Hours: 9am to 4pm Monday through friday
Eligibility: Must have written proof of emergency.
Documents To Bring: Call and make an appointment.Client will be made aware of what is needed to be brought in for the interview at that time.
Address:1500 W Indiana AveSouthern Pines, NC 28387Map & Directions
Services: Emergency Assistance to low income families. Food pantry,clothing assistance, Financial aid to help prevent eviction utility cut offs, medical and dental emergencies.
Hours: client hours 8:30am till 11am Monday through Friday.
Office hours 8:30am to 5pm- Monday through Friday.
Eligibility: must be 18 years old and low income.
Documents To Bring: First come first serve. Must show picture id and social security on I-tin card.
Address:507 N Steele StSanford, NC 27330Map & Directions
Services: Assistance provided for emergency utility, food, lodging, and resources.
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Documents To Bring: Come in with identification.
Address:1615 S 3rd StSanford, NC 27330Map & Directions
Services: Helping Fund Policies: The Helping Fund is an emergency financial resource for indigent older adults It was established by the Board of Directors of the Enrichment Center, Inc. to alleviate some of the crucial financial needs of older adults in Lee County Funds are based community contributions and are very limited.
Assistance will be considered for the following services: electrical bills, necessary prescriptions, water bills, fuel bills (lp, natural, propane, kerosene), wood for heating, partial rent in extreme situations (homeless), if needed for medical reasons only--basic telephone, food in emergency situations Appropriate staff will grant approval for assistance after an assessment of need has been performed.
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Eligibility: To qualify for assistance: a person must be at least 60 years of age, in an emergency financial situation, a Lee County resident. Appropriate staff will grant approval for assistance after an assessment of need has been performed.
Documents To Bring: By appointment, telephone or walk-in. Complete client assessment form will respond within 2 business days after completion or form.
Address:530 Carthage StSanford, NC 27330Map & Directions
Services: State-County Special Assistance for Adults- A cash supplement to help low-income adults residing in adult care homes (such as rest homes) pay for their care Adult care homes are unlike nursing homes in that medical care is not provided by home staff Designated staff may administer medications and provide personal care services such as assistance with bathing, eating, and dressing.
Crisis Intervention Program- This program is for low-income households in a heating or cooling-related life threatening emergency This program has limited funding and normally runs during the fall and winter unless there is a presidential declaration due to heat related deaths during the summer.
Low Income Energy Assistance Program- This program provides once a year payment to low-income households to help with the cost of heating Applications are usually taken in late October or early November; checks are issued in February based on the type of heating source, the household's income, and the area of the state the applicant lives in.
Energy Neighbor Energy and CEMC Project Share- This program is for households in a heating or cooling related emergency when service is provided by Energy Neighbor and Central Electric Membership Corporation These programs have income limits and authorization is based on funding availability.
Jim Garner Fuel Fund for the Elderly- A program run strictly on contributions from the community These funds are used to provide heating or cooling for the elderly that are living on fixed incomes The program is expanded, when contributions allow, to assist this same elderly group with prescriptions.
Adult Services- Services including In-Home Aide Services, Home Management services, long term care, Adult Day Care (day care for adults) Nursing and Adult Care Home Placement, respite services, case management for adults at risk for abuse, neglect, or exploitation, adult protective services, Adult Care Home case management for those individuals in area facilities requiring enhanced care and supervising/monitoring adult care homes/family care homes under the licensure rules and regulations of the Division of Facility Services Provide guardianship services for individuals found incompetent and there is no family or individual capable, suitable, or willing to serve.
Eligibility: DHHS website- http://info.dhhs.state.nc.us/olm/manauals/default.aspx
Documents To Bring: Applicants apply for services at 530 Carthage Street. Reports of abuse/neglect/exploitation may be reported by phone.
Address:2885 Lee AveSanford, NC 27332Map & Directions
Services: Financial aid for persons in danger of loss of service for power, water, heat, or in danger of eviction.
Hours: Monday 4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m., Wednesday and Friday 12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Lee County resident, income level based on household size.
Documents To Bring: No appointment necessary. Appear during hours of operation with creditor information and income information.