Support and Resources by NC Region

Asheville Area

Comprehensive listing of Buncombe County social services

Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry

Asheville Area Assistance for Prescriptions-
also has listing for most NC Counties

Charlotte Area

Mecklenburg County Social Services

Charlotte Emergency Housing

Catholic Social Services

 Raleigh Area

Aging and Disability Resource Center

Wake County Human Services Emergency Assistance-Energy, food,
housing assistance

LIFELINKS: A Wake County-based geriatric care management services
(available on a sliding scale):

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.

Urban Ministries of Wake County

Raleigh/Durham area food banks

Raleigh Rescue Mission

Low-cost., non-profit clinic for working uninsured adults in Wake County

Lotsa Helping Hands and Share the Care create community and provides support for people living with serious illness, caregiving, end of life and grief.

Guiding Lights (caregiver support organization recently started in Raleigh)

A posting board for adaptive equipment located in Raleigh

Wake County social service resources

Triad Area

Greensboro Shelters and Food Banks

Guilford County Department of Social Services-emergency assistance

Phone numbers and links to several resources in Guilford County

Eastern NC

Phone numbers and addresses for several resources in New Hanover County (PDF, requires Adobe reader)

Outer Banks Hotline- 24 hour crisis hotline

Food banks serving New Bern, Wilmington, Sandhills, Greenville areas