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Christian Community Outreach


Contact
870 8th NE St
Hickory, NC 28601
(828) 328-1803


Description
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.

Area Served
Catawba County

Not Yet Validated

Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry


Contact
31 1st SE Ave
Hickory, NC 28602
(828) 327-0979


Description
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 Required
Eligibility interviews are required for all programs and services. Interviews on a first-come, first-served basis.

Area Served
Catawba County

Not Yet Validated

Eastern Catawba Cooperative Christian Ministry, Inc.


Contact
245 E N St
Newton, NC 28658
(828) 465-1702


Description
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 Required
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.

Area Served
Catawba County

Not Yet Validated

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute


Contact
2855 Hickory Blvd
Hudson, NC 28638
(828) 322-8061


Description
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 Required
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.

Area Served
Caldwell County

Not Yet Validated

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Alexander County Social Services


Contact
604 7th SW St
Taylorsville, NC 28681
(828) 632-1080


Description
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 Required
No appointment needed for most programs.

Area Served
Alexander County

Not Yet Validated

Caldwell County Social Services


Contact
2345 Morganton SW Blvd
Lenoir, NC 28645
(828) 426-8200


Description
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 Required
No appointment needed for most programs

Area Served
Caldwell County

Not Yet Validated

Salvation Army Services & Worship


Contact
420 W Fleming Dr
Morganton, NC 28655
(828) 430-8392


Description
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 Required
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

Area Served
Burke County

Not Yet Validated

Christian Ministry of Lincoln County,Inc.


Contact
207 S Poplar St
Lincolnton, NC 28092
(704) 732-0383


Description
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 Required
First come, First Served-Interviewed Daily.Request documentation

Area Served
Lincoln County

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Iredell County Social Services Department


Contact
549 Eastside Dr
Statesville, NC 28625
(704) 873-5631


Description
PURPOSE: To serve individuals and families who are experiencing a heating or cooling related crisis. SERVICES: Payment of disconnection notices for heating/cooling related utilities. Payment of deposits for utilities; purchase of heating fuel, oil or gas.

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

Eligibility
Income equal to or less than 150% f current poverty level. US citizen.

Documents Required
Apply for assistance at DSS office.

Area Served
Iredell County

Not Yet Validated

Dallas High Shoals Christian


Contact
305 E Trade St
Dallas, NC 28034
(704) 922-1236


Description
Emergency assistance to families in need of utility assistance, food assistance and medical assistance.
Christmas 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 Required
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.

Area Served
Gaston County

Not Yet Validated

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