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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Asheville, NC

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The Food Stamp Program is a Federal program that provides a monthly allotment of Food Stamp benefits issued via Electronic Benefit Transfer cards (like ATM cards, they are called EBT cards). The Food Stamp Program is an entitlement program; so all el...
Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
As of October 1998, families who have a total household income that is too high to qualify for Medicaid but too low to afford rising health insurance premiums are able to get free or reduced price comprehensive health care for their children. The new...
The North Carolina Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) provides a one-time vendor payment to help eligible households pay their heating bills. The time frame to apply for this benefit is December 1st through March 31st of each year....
Medicaid is a health insurance program for certain low-income and needy people paid with federal, state, and county dollars. It covers more than 1 million people in our state, including children, the aged, blind, and/or disabled, and people who are e...
The School Breakfast Program provides funding that makes it possible for schools to offer a nutritious breakfast to students each day. Similarly, the goal of the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) is to protect the health and well-being of the nati...
The Special Milk Program (SMP) provides milk to children in schools and childcare institutions who do not participate in other Federal meal service programs. The program reimburses schools for the milk they serve. Schools in the National School Lunch...
The WIC program provides a combination of nutrition education, supplemental foods, breastfeeding promotion and support, and referrals for health care. WIC has proven effective in preventing and improving nutrition related health problems within its p...
The North Carolina Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) provides nutritious meals to children who would normally receive free or reduced price meals when school is in session. SFSP helps children to maintain a nutritious diet and helps their families t...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet North Carolina's eligibility requirements....
The Weatherization Assistance Program is designed to help low-income citizens save energy and reduce expenses through the installation of energy conservation materials and the implementation of energy efficiency measures in their homes. The goal of t...
Work First is North Carolina's plan to help families stay off welfare or move off welfare and into jobs. Work First is not just a cash assistance program, rather, it is built upon the belief that all people have a responsibility to their families and...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Asheville, NC

Asheville, NC welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

A Hope Hospitality House

19 N Ann St, Asheville, NC

(828) 252-8883

Abccm Doctors' Medical

155 Livingston St, Asheville, NC

(828) 259-5339

Abccm Hominy Valley

155 Candler School Rd, Candler, NC

(828) 670-1221

Abccm South

10 Buck Shoals Rd, Arden, NC

(828) 684-3872

Access Family Services Inc

1100 Ridgefield Blvd # 190, Asheville, NC

(828) 670-7723

American Cancer Society

120 Executive Park # 1, Asheville, NC

(828) 254-6931

American Red Cross

100 Edgewood Rd, Asheville, NC

(828) 258-3888

American Red Cross

203 2nd Ave E, Hendersonville, NC

(828) 693-5605

Arc of Buncombe County Inc

50 S French Broad Ave # 257, Asheville, NC

(828) 253-1255

Bethany Christian Services

Ste 203, 25 Reed St, Asheville, NC

(828) 274-7146

Big Brothers Big Sisters

50 S French Broad Ave # 213, Asheville, NC

(828) 253-1470

Big Brothers Big Sisters

722 5th Ave W, Hendersonville, NC

(828) 693-8153

Bob Moog Foundation

1 Wilder Estates Dr, Alexander, NC

(828) 683-7261

Bountiful City Project

408 Pearson Dr, Asheville, NC

(828) 257-4000

Buncombe County Government: Social Services Information

40 Coxe Ave, Asheville, NC

(828) 250-5500

Buncombe County Government: Social Services Information

Asheville, NC

(828) 250-5700

Buncombe County Head Start

25 Gaston St, Asheville, NC

(828) 253-2791

Caring For Children Inc

184 Charlotte Hwy, Asheville, NC

(828) 298-0186

Catholic Charities

50 Orange St, Asheville, NC

(828) 255-0146

Center-Participatory Change

253 Jones Cove Rd, Asheville, NC

(828) 299-9437

Child Abuse Prevention Services Inc

50 S French Broad Ave # 141, Asheville, NC

(828) 254-2000

Children First

50 S French Broad Ave # 246, Asheville, NC

(828) 259-9717

Connections Center

20 Rosscraggon Rd, Asheville, NC

(828) 687-1198

County of Madison: Department of Social Services

5707 US Highway 25/70 # D, Marshall, NC

(828) 649-2711

Dispute Settlement Center

101 S Grove St, Hendersonville, NC

(828) 697-7055