Address:207 S Poplar StLincolnton, NC 28092Map & Directions
(1 Mile Away)
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: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: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: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: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:212 Gamble StDavidson, NC 28036Map & Directions
Services: Several assistance programs are offered through Ada Jenkins' Human Services Department:
Life Compass: Case management services to help individuals find independent financial stability through career counseling, job readiness, job placement, life skills and job skills training, money management, credit counseling, etc.
The Sunshine Fund: emergency rent and utility assistance.
The Bin: Supplies furniture and appliances for individuals and families in need
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Servicing Davidson, Cornelius, Huntersville
Documents To Bring: Life Compass: Make an appointment with Care Manager, Cara Schlitz
Sunshine Fund: Must bring a picture ID, proof of residency for the client and anyone else living in the home, current pay stubs, and Social Security Cards for everyone in home and bills for utility assistance and eviction notice for assistance with rent.
Address:104 S Center StMount Olive, NC 28365Map & Directions
Services: Services and/or assistance offered: Rent, Utilities, fuel for heating, pharmacy, groceries, food pantry, other services approved by 2 Board Members
Hours: Thrift Shop Hours:
Monday - 10:00am - 11:00am
Thursday & Friday - 1:00pm -2:00pm
Food Pantry Hours:
Tuesday-Friday - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Eligibility: May not have received services within 2 years.
Food Pantry - once every 6 months unless special circumstances
Medication may receive more frequent help depending on circumstances
Area served limited to Mount Olive, Dudley, Seven Springs, Calypso, Faison
Documents To Bring: Phone Interview (Persoanl interview at discrection of ACIA)
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.