Support and Resources by NC Region

Asheville Area

Comprehensive listing of Buncombe County social services
http://www.buncombecounty.org/Governing/Depts/Dss/Default.aspx

Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry
https://www.abccm.org/

Asheville Area Assistance for Prescriptions-
also has listing for most NC Counties
http://coast2coastrx.com/index.php/print-free-card/county/


Charlotte Area

Mecklenburg County Social Services
http://charmeck.org/mecklenburg/county/dss/Pages/Default.aspx

Charlotte Emergency Housing
http://www.housingassistanceonline.com/details/nc_charlotte_emergency_

Catholic Social Services
http://www.cssnc.org/


 Raleigh Area

Aging and Disability Resource Center
http://www.adrc-tae.acl.gov/tiki-index.php?page=ShowCounty&map=37183

Wake County Human Services Emergency Assistance-Energy, food,
housing assistance
http://www.wakegov.com/humanservices/social/Pages/default.aspx

LIFELINKS: A Wake County-based geriatric care management services
(available on a sliding scale):
http://www.lifelinks.care/

Link to Wake Health Services, a group of community health clinics that provide medical and/or mental health services to people who are uninsured or who have Medicaid/Medicare.
http://www.whsi.org/

Urban Ministries of Wake County
http://www.urbanmin.org/index.php

Raleigh/Durham area food banks
www.foodbankcenc.org

Raleigh Rescue Mission
http://www.raleighrescue.org/

Low-cost., non-profit clinic for working uninsured adults in Wake County
http://www.alliancemedicalministry.org/

Lotsa Helping Hands and Share the Care create community and provides support for people living with serious illness, caregiving, end of life and grief.
http://lotsahelpinghands.com/  http://sharethecare.org/

Guiding Lights (caregiver support organization recently started in Raleigh)
http://www.guidinglightsnc.org

A posting board for adaptive equipment located in Raleigh
http://www.ncexchangepost.org/home.php

Wake County social service resources
http://www.wakegov.com/humanservices/Pages/default.aspx


Triad Area

Greensboro Shelters and Food Banks
http://www.angelfire.com/nc3/neighborsinneed/localshelters.html

Guilford County Department of Social Services-emergency assistance
http://www.needhelppayingbills.com/html/guilford_county_assistance_pro.html

Phone numbers and links to several resources in Guilford County
http://www.senior-resources-guilford.org/programs.cfm


Eastern NC

Phone numbers and addresses for several resources in New Hanover County (PDF, requires Adobe reader)
http://www.doc.state.nc.us/dop/education/Jobstart/acrobat/newhanover.PDF

Outer Banks Hotline- 24 hour crisis hotline
http://www.obhotline.org/who-we-are

Food banks serving New Bern, Wilmington, Sandhills, Greenville areas
http://www.foodbankcenc.org/site/PageServer?pagename=FBCENCHome