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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Hickory, 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 Hickory, NC

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

Adolescent School Programs

100 Southwest Blvd, Newton, NC

(828) 695-4427

Alexander County Partnership for Children

135 7th St SW # A, Taylorsville, NC

(828) 632-3799


1120 Fairgrove Church Rd, Hickory, NC

(828) 322-1447

American Red Cross

1144 Morganton Blvd SW, Lenoir, NC

(828) 754-4161

American Red Cross

527 N Aspen St, Lincolnton, NC

(704) 735-3500

American Red Cross

1710 Davie Ave # B, Statesville, NC

(704) 873-9751

Beck Disaster Recovery Inc

3103 9th Avenue Dr NW, Hickory, NC

(828) 322-2356

Boggs James B DDS PA

342 Harper Ave NW, Lenoir, NC

(828) 754-8812

Burke County Social Services

224 Main St E, Valdese, NC

(828) 439-2000

Burke County United Way

301 E Meeting St, Morganton, NC

(828) 433-0681

Burke United Christian Ministries

305 W Union St # B, Morganton, NC

(828) 433-8075

Caldwell County Department of Social

2345 Morganton Blvd SW # A, Lenoir, NC

(828) 426-8200

Caldwell County United Way

108 Crestline Pl NE, Lenoir, NC

(828) 758-9300

Caldwell Friends Inc

918 West Ave NW # 206, Lenoir, NC

(828) 758-4683

Caldwell Halfway House

951 Kenham Pl, Lenoir, NC

(828) 754-5148

Catawba County Council-Aging

400 17th St SW, Hickory, NC

(828) 328-2269

Catawba County Public Health: Totally Teens Health Center

3070 11th Avenue Dr SE, Hickory, NC

(828) 695-5151

Catawba County United Way Inc

800 17th St NW # Uw, Hickory, NC

(828) 327-6851

Chesterfield Family Care Home

2630 Pax Hill Rd, Morganton, NC

(828) 437-5164

Christian Crisis Center of Alex Co

215 5th Ave SW, Taylorsville, NC

(828) 632-0022

CNC Access-Hickory

437 Main Ave, Hickory, NC

(828) 324-8881

Council On Adolescents-Catawba

1120 Fairgrove Church Rd # 22, Hickory, NC

(828) 322-4591

County of Alexander Social Services: Nutrition Site for the Elderly

5300 Church Rd, Taylorsville, NC

(828) 632-4133

County of Burke Social Services: Child Neglect & Abuse Reports Hotline

700 E Parker Rd, Morganton, NC

(828) 439-2009

County of Catawba Social Services: Child Abuse Neglect

Hickory, NC

(828) 324-9111