Partner Agencies

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Crisis Intervention

American Red Cross Blue Ridge Chapter   828-322-4151
Provides emergency and disaster preparedness training, food, clothing and shelter assistance to victims of local disasters, including single-family fires; provides food and beverage support for local fire fighters; provides communications and financial assistance and counseling to families with military members during family emergencies; performs blood collection services for patients in area hospitals; teaches CPR and First Aid classes and water safety instruction.

BROC   336-667-7174
Provides assistance for the unmet needs of low-income clients, the dislocated workers and elderly of Wilkes County. Provides financial assistance to clients to prevent eviction notices, disconnection of power and fuel. Also assists with prescription medicines, food and other emergency services.

Care Connection   336-667-2273
Offers information and referral to those in need of assistance with any kind of crises. Works in conjunction with all human services agencies within Wilkes County to refer people in need to the best sources of assistance.

Catherine H. Barber Memorial Homeless Shelter   336-838-7120
Provides temporary overnight shelter and one hot meal a day for individuals and families who are homeless.

Samaritan's Kitchen of Wilkes   336-838-5331
Mission is to "feed the hungry in Wilkes County." Methods used are the client choice pantry program, the Back Pack Program for school children and the Christmas Box Program called Project Joy. The programs service all people of Wilkes County.

Sheltered Aid for Families in Emergency (SAFE)   336-838-9169
Provides shelter, counseling and assistance to victims of family violence and abuse, rape or incest.


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