Family Crisis Support Services
Hospitality House – provides homeless shelter and services. 24 hour number 828-264-1237.
WeCan – helps folks facing eviction, utility cutoffs, heating fuel shortage, and prescription needs. More Information call 828-264-1237, regular business hours are M-F, 9 am – 5 pm.
The Salvation Army – provides assistance with Rent, Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Food, Clothing, Furniture, Electric, Water, Natural Gas, Medical transportation, Thanksgiving assistance, Christmas assistance, Nursing Home Ministries. More Information call 828-262-1005. Located at 719A Greenway Rd, Suite 100, in Boone, NC.
Watauga County DSS Boone – Financial Assistance through the “Work First, Cash Assistance, Financial Help” program.* Contact Watauga County DSS at 828-265-8100. *Must have a child in the home age 17 or under and must meet monthly “work” requirements.
Parent to Parent Family Support NetworkTM - High Country provides free support, caring connections, information and hope to families who have a premature baby, a child with a disability, an emotional or behavioral challenge, a mental illness, a chronic health condition or to families who are grieving the death of a child. More information contact: Karen Hayes
Program Director and Outreach Coordinator for Avery & Watauga Counties
828-262-6089 or toll-free 866-812-3122
Divorce Care Services: Support/ Counsel for those experiencing Divorce. Contact info: Mt Vernon Church, 3505 Bamboo Rd, Boone, NC 28607, (828)266-9700. www.mtvernonchurch.org