Other Resources

Department of Public Safety Resource Listings

The Department of Public Safety website provides a searchable database of active service providers by county in North Carolina. Information may be out of date – always call to confirm agency address and stated restrictions.

The county-specific query page lets you create either short-form or detailed listings of the providers. The following are short-form listings for each of the WNC counties, which can be printed from a PDF document.

Buncombe County Resources By Category

The  NC 211 site can be used to create category specific resource listings (search is located in middle of the homepage). To speak with a Referral Specialist, call 866-401-6342 or dial 2-1-1 from your phone. The call is free, confidential, and available 24 hours a day.

Search topics that you can try include:

  • Food Pantries
  • Prepared Meals
  • Homeless Shelters
  • Transitional Housing/Housing Assistance
  • Community Health Clinics
    • Discount Meds
    • Female Health Care
    • Evaluations
    • Alternative Health
  • Miscellaneous
  • Public Health
  • STD Clinic

Miscellaneous Resources