Local and Community Resources

These are unparalleled times for everyone in our community. It is a time when safety and belonging is vital for not only the well-being of individuals but for our community as well. We are fortunate to have help available in the Charlotte metro area for those in need

Rental Assistance

Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)

  • 980-406-7509
  • www.rampclit.com
  • erapclt@cmhp.org


Crisis Assistance
  • 500-A Spratt St., Charlotte, NC 28206
  • (704) 371-3001 ext. 260
  • https://www.crisisassistance.org/


Community Link
  • 601 East 5th Street, Suite 220, Charlotte, NC 28202
  • (800) 977-1969 or (704) 943-9490
  • httos://communitylinknc.org/services/mecklenburg/


Good Fellow's Club
  • (704) 333-5040
  • 700 Parkwood Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205
  • http://goodfellowsclub.org/contact/

General Resources

United Way of North Carolina - NC 211

  • Dial 211 or (888) 892-1162
  • www.ne211.0rg


Share Charlotte
  • https://sharecharlotte.org/search/nonprofits


Charlotte Area Fund
  • 901 N. Tryon Street, Charlotte, North Carolina 28206
  • (704) 372-3010
  • https:/Awww.charlotteareafund.ora/


Salvation Army
  • (704) 324-4731 or (704) 334-4731
  • www.salvationarmycharlotte.org


American Red Cross
  • 2425 Park Rd, Charlotte, NC 28203
  • 704-376-1661
  • https://www.redcross.ord/get-help.html

Employment Assistance

Unemployment Benefits

  • P.O. Box 25903, Raleigh, NC 27611-5903
  • https://des.nc.gov/apply-unemployment
  • (888) 737-0259


NC Works
  • https://Awww.neworks. gov/vosnet/Default.aspx


Bridge Jobs Program
  • (704) 377-5371
  • 2732b Rozzelles Ferry Road, Charlotte, NC 28208

Healthcare/Medical Assistance

NC Medassist

  • (704) 536-1790 or (866) 331-1348
  • 4428 Taggart Creek Road, Suite 101, Charlotte, NC 28208
  • https://ncafcc.org/property/nc-medassist/


Charlotte Community Health Clinic
  • 8401 Medical Plaza Dr suite 300, Charlotte, NC 28262
  • (704) 316-6574 or (704) 316-6561

Food Banks/Nutrition Assistance

Mecklenburg County Food & Nutrition Services

  • https://www.mecknc.gov/dss/esd/Pages/FoodandNutrition.aspx
  • https://www.mecknc.gov/dss/esd/Pages/ApplyingforBenefits.aspx
  • (704) 336-3000
  • 301 Billingsley Road, Charlotte, NC 28211


Mecklenburg County WIC Program
  • https:/Avww.mecknc.gov/HealthDepartment/ClinicServices/WIC/Pages/Default.as px
  • (704) 336-6500
  • 5624 Executive Center Dr, Charlotte, NC 28212


Friendship Trays
  • 2401-A Distribution Sireet, Charlotte, NC 28203
  • (704) 333-9229
  • http://www. friendshiptrays.org/


Mecklenburg County Home Delivered Meals Program
  • https:/Awww.mecknc.gov/dss/adults/Pages/HomeDeliveredMeals.aspx
  • (704) 432-1111 or (704) 336-3144


Loaves and Fishes
  • https://oavesandfishes.org/
  • (704) 523-4333

NC Texting for School Meals
  • Text FOODNC to 877-877
  • Find nearby sites that distribute meals to children while there is no school