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Who can I call when I need emergency funds for medication, clothing, housing, utilities, &/or transportation to a doctor?

Interfaith Council for Social Services (IFC)

929-6380 - 110 W. Main St., Carrboro, NC 27510. 9:00am-4:00pm Mon-Fri. Bus line: J. Services are free. Some services are limited to Chapel Hill/Carrboro residents. www.ifcweb.org
Emergency services provided include food pantry, rent & utility assistance, clothing vouchers & transportation assistance. Serves English & Spanish-speaking clients.

Orange Congregations In Mission (OCIM)

732-6194 - 300 Millstone Dr., Hillsborough, NC 27278. 9:00am-5:00pm Mon-Thurs; 9:00am-6:00pm Fri; 9:00am-5:00pm Sat. (Thrift Shop only). No public
transportation. Meals-on-Wheels office hours: 10:00am-2:00pm Mon-Fri. www.gbgm-umc.org/cedargrove/ocim.html
Emergency funds, food, clothing, thrift shop, Northern Orange County Mealson-Wheels. Thrift Shop offers low cost clothing & furniture. Spanish-speaking staff always available.

Orange County American Red Cross

942-4862 - ext. 231 101 Ephesus Church Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27517. 8:30am-4:30pm Mon-Fri.
Around the clock, seven days a week. Red Cross volunteers are on call to respond to emergencies.

Orange County Department of Social Services (DSS)

644-3086 - Spanish language message line.
245-2800 - 300 W. Tryon St., Hillsborough, NC 27278.
968-2000 - Southern Human Services Center, 2501 Homestead Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 8:00am-5:00pm Mon-Fri. OPT & Bus line. Bring proof of income, resources & residency. www.co.orange.nc.us/socsvcs/
General assistance program & emergency financial assistance.

PTA Thrift Shop

967-1272 - 103 Jones Ferry Rd., Carrboro, NC 27510.
942-6101 - Village Plaza, S. Elliott Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27514.
Hours: 8:30am-5:00pm Mon-Sat. Bus line: C, D, F, J. www.ptathriftshop.com
Sells low-cost used clothing & furniture.

Who can I call when I need food?

IFC Community Kitchen

967-0643 - 100 W. Rosemary St,.Chapel Hill, NC 27516. Breakfast 6:15-7:00am; Lunch 11:15-12:30pm; Dinner: 6:15-7:00pm Mon-Sat. Sunday breakfast and lunch are served one hour later. Bus line: A, N, one block from downtown, close to main
transfers. www.ifcweb.org
Free hot meals (soup kitchen) provided every day of the year.

IFC Food Pantry

929-6380 - 110 W. Main St., Carrboro, NC 27510. 9:00am-4:00pm Mon-Fri.Call for appointment, no walk-ins. Bus line: J. www.ifcweb.org
Food pantry. Spanish-speaking staff available.

Orange Congregations In Mission (OCIM)

732-6194 - 300 Millstone Dr., Hillsborough, NC 27278. Samaritan Relief: M-F 9-5; Meals on Wheels: M-F 9:30-1:30; Thrift Store: Tu10-6, Wed-Sat 9-5. Samaritan Relief is a referral-based program, most referrals are through the Orange County Department of Social Services, Samaritan Relief and Meals on Wheels serve areas iin the Orange County School District(excludes Chapel Hill/Carrboro school district)
www.ocimnc.org

Emergency funds, Food Pantry, Meals on Wheels, low-cost clothing and furniture through the Thrift Shop. Spanish speaking staff available.

Orange County Department of Social Services (DSS)

644-3086 - Spanish language message line.
245-2800 - 300 W. Tryon St., Hillsborough, NC 27278.
968-2000 - Southern Human Services Center, 2501 Homestead Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27516. 8:00am-5:00pm Mon-Fri. OPT & Bus line. Food Stamps are provided for eligible people within 3-5 days. Bring proof of income, resources & residency. www.co.orange.nc.us/socsvcs/
Expedited Food Stamp Program.

Piedmont Health Services (PHS)

942-8741 - Carrboro Community Health Center, 301 Lloyd St., Carrboro, NC 27510. 8:00am-8:00pm Mon; 9:00am-5:30pm Tues; 8:00am-5:30pm Wed; 8:00am-3:30pm Thurs-Fri.
1-800-989-9577 Prospect Hill Community Health Center, Off Hwy 86 N, 140 Main St., Prospect Hill, NC 27314. 8:00am-5:00pm Mon-Wed; 8:00am-8:00pm Thurs; 8:00am-1:00pm Fri.
There is a sliding fee scale. Bring Medicaid card if you have one, but you do not have to qualify for Medicaid. www.piedmonthealth.org
WIC program & supplemental food program for pregnant women & for children through age 5. Serves English & Spanish-speaking clients.

Who can I call when I need emergency/temporary shelter?

Family Violence Prevention Center of Orange County

929-7122 or 1-866-929-7122(toll free)- 24-hour Crisis Line. 201 E. Rosemary St., Chapel Hill, CN 27514
www.fvpcoc.org

Provides emergency shelter placement for safety in cases of family violence

IFC Emergency Housing

967-0643 - Community House, 100 W. Rosemary St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516. Always open. Bus line: A, N, one block from downtown, close to main transfers.Shelter is free. www.ifcweb.org
Emergency/temporary shelter for single men.

932-6025 - Home Start, 2505 Homestead Rd., Chapel Hill. Bus line: A. Always open. Services are free.
Emergency shelter & transition housing for women & children.

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