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Housing Assistance In The North Carolina Region

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The Salvation Army


Contact
1863 Capital Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27604
(919) 834-6733


Description
Fiancial assistance is by Appointment Only Calls for appointments are taken on Fridays, beginning at 8am, and the appointments are set for the following week at that time.

The Salvation Army will pay up to $100 toward a final notice utility bill, or court eviction notice, if the following requirements are met (no assistance with prescriptions, deposits or first month's rent):

1 North Carolina Identification Card or valid photo ID

2 Social Security Card or tax identification card (needed for ANY adult living in the home)

3 Proof of currently working 30 hours per week, or proof that you are currently receiving social security benefits, unemployment or proof that you have been laid off for the last 6 months.

4 Final notice for utility bill, or Court eviction papers for rental assistance.

The $100 will be paid after the person receiving assistance has met all other obligations toward the payment of the bill (e.g. if the past due amount is $125, $25 must be paid before we will release or $100). To apply for financial assistance, please call for an appointment on Friday mornings between 8am-9am. Appointments will be made at that time for the following week.

Hours
M-Thur. 8am-5pm; Fridays 8am-2pm

Eligibility
Please see program description for eligibility requirements.

Documents Required
Please see program description for intake procedures/ information.

Area Served
Wake County

Wake County Public Health Center


Contact
10 Sunnybrook Rd
Raleigh, NC 27610
(919) 212-7000


Description
Provides assistance to clients in a heating or cooling related crisis, ie: utilities, heating bills, oil, wood, etc Each program carries its own eligibility criteria and has its own funding limitations Dates are determined by administration and funding availability Programs include: Crisis Intervention Program (max. benefit of $300/yr.), CP&L Project Share ($200/application with a max. benefit of $400/yr.), Warmth for Wake (max. benefit is $200, and clients are not eligible for other programs in heating crisis) and Low Income Energy Assistance Payment Program (LIEAP).



Pop-up Message says - Crisis Intervention - Energy bill assistance applications by APPT during the hours of 8:30am - 12pm & WALK-INS from 1:30pm - 4:30pm...LIEAP REQ'S -- Apply 11/4 -11/15. Checks sent in February Persons not receiving food stamps must apply in person at WCHS from 8am-4pm. Need Picture ID, SS card for all household members, income verification for October, & first time applicants need current copy of heating bill or vending source for wood, kerosene or LP (propane gas).-------Max gross monthly incomes: 1 person $788; 2 persons $1065; 3 persons $1342; 4 persons $1618

Hours
M-F: 8:30am-4:30pm

Eligibility
Need a final or shutoff notice. Income restrictions apply. Wake County residents.

Documents Required
Appointments only from 8:30am - 12:00pm and walk-ins from 1:30pm - 4:30pm. LIEAP by walk-in 11/4-11/15 8am - 4pm.

Area Served
Wake County

Garner Area Ministries


Contact
558 Village Ct
Garner, NC 27529
(919) 772-9100


Description
Provides food for the hungry, a clothing closet and financial assistance May receive food and clothing every 3 months and financial assistance for rent, utilities or prescription 1 time per year.

Hours
M, W, F: 9am - 1pm

Eligibility
Garner area residents with a Garner phone or address. Must have eviction notice for rent or shutoff for utilities.

Documents Required
Call office.

Area Served
Johnston County

Southern Regional Center


Contact
130 N Judd NE Pkwy
Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
(919) 557-2501


Description
Provides crisis and emergency services such as assistance with rent, medical, water bill, caskets, etc General services include referrals to sources of food, clothing, furniture, linens, short-term counseling, crisis assistance and assistance with transportation for clients Administers special funds, when available, for adult day care and intake for child care, prescriptions, assists with eyecare, and other services.

Hours
M-F: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Eligibility
Wake County families with children, elderly and disabled, income restrictions may apply; qualify 1 time per year.

Documents Required
Come in or call for screening.

Area Served
Wake County

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Western Wake Crisis Ministry


Contact
1600 Olive Chapel Rd
Apex, NC 27502
(919) 362-0657


Description
Food pantry available once every 30 days.



Financial aid available up to once per year in emergency situations Help is available for rent, utilities, mortgage and prescriptions Other assistance possible by special request.

Hours
M, T, W, Th: 10am - 1pm.

NOW - Open Monday Nights
5:30pm - 8pm.

Eligibility
All residents of Apex, Friendship, Holly Springs, and New Hill and Fuquay-Varina.

Documents Required
Please bring proof of current address, walk-ins are welcome. If seeking financial aid, please being past due bill and documentation about crisis situation if available.

Area Served
Wake County

Mt Calvary United Church of Christ


Contact
1715 Athens Ave
Durham, NC 27707
(919) 688-5066
Description
Provides assistance in crisis situations including housing, food, clothing, financial, furniture, and counseling.

Hours
7 days, 24 hours.

Eligibility
Open to public.

Documents Required
Please call.

Area Served
Durham County

Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club


Contact
810 N Alston Ave
Durham, NC 27701
(919) 688-7306


Description
Provides emergency food and financial assistance All services require a picture ID, birth certificates for applicant and all household members. lease, proof of the bills responsible for paying monthly,as well as any proof of income. Requirements vary by program, please call for details.

Those eligible for food stamps are encouraged to apply.

Hours
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a .m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed 12:00 p.m. - 1pm

Eligibility
Those experiencing a crisis situation.

Documents Required
Appointments Only. Call for an appointment Monday - Friday, starting at 8am until appointment have been filled. Due to the high call volume individuals are encouraged to continue calling until the get through

Area Served
Durham County

Urban Ministries of Durham


Contact
410 Liberty St
Durham, NC 27701
(919) 682-0538


Description
Presbyterian Urban Ministry offers an urban ministry providing emergency assistance (financial, counseling referral) to families, disabled adults, and senior citizens in crisis Where appropriate, assistance is given for rent, utility bills, prescription, and miscellaneous expenses such as diapers, special diets, and small transportation needs. Housing for New Hope - Presbyterian Urban Ministry is governed by the Durham Presbyterian Council.

Hours
M-Th 9am - Noon (appointments only on Friday)

Eligibility
Families with dependent children, adults receiving disability benefits, elderly.

Documents Required
Bring wage / benefit verification for prior 30 days and receipts to verify 85% of income have been spent on family necessities.

Area Served
Durham County

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Second Mile Ministry


Contact
2601 Hillsborough Rd
Durham, NC 27705
(919) 286-3596


Description
Provides food to the hungry Provides assistance with Duke power bills and gas bills.

Hours
Wednesdays: 9am - 1pm

Eligibility
Open to those in need of food. Call for financial assistance.

Documents Required
First 25 people in line.

Area Served
Durham County

Johnston County Social Services


Contact
714 North St
Smithfield, NC 27577
(919) 989-5300


Description
Crisis Intervention Program provides assistance to low-income households that are in a heating or cooling related emergency. CIP program is to help families stay warm in the winter and cool in the summer. By doing so, this reduces the risk of health and safety problems such as illines, fire or eviction.

Provide fans to elderly and the disabled people in the community.

Hours
Monday 8:00am - 6:00pm, Tuesday.-Friday 8:00am - 5:00 pm

Eligibility
We serve all ages-most programs are income based.

Documents Required
By mail and walk-ins.

Area Served
Johnston County

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