Address:19 Burnsville School RdBurnsville, NC 28714Map & Directions
Services: The Earn While You Learn Program offers free pregnancy tests and information that helps clients explore options about pregnancy, parenting, adoption, abortion, and related issues The Earn While You Learn Program includes parenting, prenatal, and life skill classes, as well as classes especially for men Resources such as maternity and baby clothing, baby care and personal products, etc. may be earned by those enrolled in the program.
Services are not limited to a specific county or zip code.
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Women who are experiencing post-abortion stress.
Documents To Bring: Call for information or to schedule an appointment to speak with one of our staff; walk-ins welcome.
Address:157 Paragon Pkwy Suite 800Clyde, NC 28721Map & Directions
Services: WIC is a federally funded program that provides foods and education for women, infants and children with nutritial needs Nutritionists provide counseling.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Eligibility: based on income and family size
Documents To Bring: open access, call or walk-in
Address:50 Orange StAsheville, NC 28801Map & Directions
Services: Open Wednesday 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m Walk-in program offering food, clothing, and financial assistance when available. Currently out of funds for financial assistance. Food pantry operates by clients choice. Individuals select, from a list of what is available in the pantry, what items they would like to have in their food box. Anyone in need welcome regardless of faith or ethnicity.
Hours: Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Eligibility: No restrictions; No documentation required; Call ahead for availability of financial assistance
Documents To Bring: Walk-in only; Application required prior to receiving assistance; Clothing is provided for the first 20 applications; Food is available to anyone once a month
Address:1722Asheville, NC 28806Map & Directions
Services: The Bear Closet offers a three month loan service that provides clothing for infants from birth to size 5 and newborn baby equipment.
Hours: First Wednesday of month, 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.;
Third Wednesday of month, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Expecting mothers in the last trimester and new mothers; Picture ID required
Documents To Bring: In person
Address:204 Haywood StAsheville, NC 28801Map & Directions
Services: Call before Wednesday to make an appointment for the Food Pantry Call anytime to pick up a clothing voucher
Pantry Hours: Wednesday, 1:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m Provides emergency food and clothing assistance to those in need once every three months or as needed Non-perishable items are available with formal interview and screening. Every client must have ID, and current piece of mail to prove Buncombe County residency.
Also assisting with Enfamil baby formula, with no need for an appointment.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.;
Food Pantry Hours: Wednesday, 1:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. By Appointment
School clothing assistance hours:
Entire month of August 2012, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Eligibility: Food pantry and clothing closet: picture ID, and current piece of mail to prove Buncombe County residency;
School clothing assistance: picture ID, social security number of child, and current piece of mail to prove Buncombe County residency; child needs to be present when applying for school clothing.
Documents To Bring: Food Pantry: Please call by Tuesday for a scheduled appointment on Wednesday; Pantry is open every business day but is based on availability; Appointments guarantee a food bag;
For Enfamil baby formula apply in person during office hours
School clothing: Parent should come to the main office during designated hours