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Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry

Address:
31 1st Ave SE
Hickory, NC 28602

Map & Directions

(7 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 327-0979

Website:
http://www.ccmhickory.com

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.


Christian Community Outreach

Address:
870 8th St NE
Hickory, NC 28601

Map & Directions

(7 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 328-1803

Website:
http://ccomhickory.org/

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.


Aim at perfection in everything, though in most things it is unattainable. However, they who aim at it, and persevere, will come much nearer to it than those whose laziness and despondency make them give it up as unattainable.

-- Lord Chesterfield

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Address:
2855 Hickory Blvd
Hudson, NC 28638

Map & Directions

(10 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 322-8061

Website:
http://www.salvationarmyhickory.org

Services:
Programs:
Clothing: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 11:30am
Food: Monday, 1:00pm - 4:00pm or until food runs out
Furniture/Household: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 11:30am
Utility Assistance: Tuesday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:30pm
Rent/Mortgage Asst: Tuesday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:30pm

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Eligibility:
Catawba County resident experiencing a crisis situation.

Documents To Bring:
NO APPOINTMENTS
Applicants are seen on a first come, first serve basis.
You must provide a valid picture i.d.(drivers license), social security cards for all household members (or medicaid card or birth certificate), provide proof of all monthly income and monthly expenses for all household members. Clients must provide all the information to be considered for assistance. Requirements vary by program, please call if you have any questions.


Pinellas County Urban League

Address:
333 31st St N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33713

Map & Directions

(10 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(727) 327-2081

Website:
http://www.pcul.org

Services:
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) sponsored through the Pinellas County Urban League provides energy payment assistance on behalf of low-income individuals and families who meet the program's eligibility requirements. Three (3) categories of assistance are available. Home Energy Assistance Funds pay a state - designated portion of the client's utility bill directly to the utility company.
Crisis Assistance Funds pay the client's actual utility bill owed, up to $300 and/or other necessary emergency expenses, such as electric fans in a heat emergency during the summer months or heaters and blankets in a cold weather emergency during the winter months.
- Additionally, Weather Related Crisis Funds are available to clients when they are directly affected by a weather related or energy supply shortage as declared by the Governor and/or President of the United States. Serving Pinellas County .

Hours:
8:00a-5:00p, Monday-Friday.

Eligibility:
Household income must be at or below 150% of the poverty guidelines for the year prior to the month of application.

Documents To Bring:
Client must meet program criteria, complete application and provide identification, proof of household income and assets.


Eastern Catawba Cooperative Christian Ministry, Inc.

Address:
245 E N St
Newton, NC 28658

Map & Directions

(12 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 465-1702

Website:
http://www.ecccm.org

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.


Caldwell County Social Services

Address:
2345 Morganton Blvd SW
Lenoir, NC 28645

Map & Directions

(16 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 426-8200

Website:
http://www.caldwellcountync.org

Services:
Provides a variety of services to the citizens of Caldwell County Ensures the protection of children and adults from abuse, neglect, and exploitation Provides financial assistance through economic programs (i.e. Food and Nutrition Services, Medicaid, and Work First Family Assistance) to ensure needs are met Strives to improve the lives of individuals and families served.

Hours:
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Eligibility:
Varies from program to program - See specific program

Documents To Bring:
No appointment needed for most programs


Most people stand on the dock of life waiting for their ship to come in when deep down inside they know it has never left port.

-- Zig Ziglar

Salvation Army Services & Worship

Address:
420 W Fleming Dr
Morganton, NC 28655

Map & Directions

(16 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 430-8392

Website:
http://www.salvationarmyhickory.org

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


Alexander County Social Services

Address:
604 7th St SW
Taylorsville, NC 28681

Map & Directions

(18 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(828) 632-1080

Website:
https://alexandercountync.gov/dss/

Services:
Provides medical and general transportation services, Congregate nutrition and home-delivered meals, protective services, State/County assistance, food stamps, Medicaid, low income energy assistance, blind services, crisis intervention program, information and referral, housing and home improvements, and community alternatives program (CAP) social services.

Hours:
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Eligibility:
Varies from program to program.

Documents To Bring:
No appointment needed for most programs.


Two great things you can give your children: one is roots, the other is wings.

-- Hodding Carter

Christian Ministry of Lincoln County,Inc.

Address:
207 S Poplar St
Lincolnton, NC 28092

Map & Directions

(20 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(704) 732-0383

Website:
http://www.christianministryoflincolncounty.org/

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


U-Can Inc

Address:
230 E Main St
Lawndale, NC 28090

Map & Directions

(20 Miles Away)

Telephone:
(704) 538-8417

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!


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