Outside of Urban Ministries of Wake County’s programs serving those in need of food, prescription assistance, medical care, and homelessness services, other resources can be found within outside organizations depending on your need.

United Way Hotline Information on other area resources: 211 or 1-888-892-1162

Abuse and Neglect

InterAct
Provides safety, support, and awareness to victims and survivors of domestic violence and rape/sexual assault
(919) 828-7501

Wake County Protective Services
Reporting and information lines for abuse or neglect of children or adults
919-212-7990 919-212-7264

Clothing

Catholic Parish Outreach  
Referral is required for services
Mon-Sat 10am-1pm 919-873-0245

First Baptist Church
Clothing for men, women, and children
(919) 832-4485

With Love From Jesus
421 Chapanoke Rd, Raleigh
Tu/W/F/Sa 10am-12pm 919-233-8010

Dental

Advance Community Health
Dental care for adults and children
919-833-3111

NC Missions of Mercy
Free dental clinics across NC
(919)234-4037

North Carolina Baptist Dental Bus
Free mobile dental clinics

UNC Dentistry
Services all types of dental needs with discounted prices. Patients must fill out an application to be eligible for services. Applications are randomly selected monthly for individuals.
(919)537-3737

Wake Smiles
Serves low-income, uninsured adults with referral

Wake Tech Community College Dental Hygiene Clinic
Aids in cleanings, fluoride treatments, sealants, and radio-graphs for qualifying patients. Some fees apply.
(919) 747-0126

Education and Training

Childcare Resources
Help finding childcare for children birth to age 5
855-328-5933

Dorcas Ministries
Training center, scholarships, and classes
187 High House Rd, Cary
919-469-9861

Dress for Success
Job readiness program and career clothing closet for women
919-286-2128

Kramden Institute
Computer skills training
919- 293-1133

Resources for Seniors
Help with aging related issues
1110 Navaho Dr, Raleigh
919-462-3983

Step Up Ministry
Job readiness for entry-level employment. Register online.

Vocational Rehab Employment services for those with disabilities
919-855-4800

Wake Tech Community College
FREE ESL and GED Classes. FREE Human Resource Development classes for unemployed/under-employed. Hundreds of training programs.

Emergency Shelter

Cornerstone Homeless Multi-Service Center
Laundry, showers, traveler’s aid, social services, employment services and more
220 Snow Ave Raleigh.
919-508-0777

Durham Rescue Mission
Servicing men at 1201 E Main St.
Servicing women & families at 507 E Knox St.
919-688-9641

Helen Wright Center (Urban Ministries of Wake County)
Servicing women (no men or children)
401 W. Cabbarus St., Raleigh
919-833-1748

Interact
Servicing women and children escaping domestic violence.
24 hr Crisis Line:919-828-7740

Raleigh Rescue Mission
Servicing men, women & families
314 East Hargett St, Raleigh
919-828-9014

Salvation Army
Servicing women and children
215 South Person St., Raleigh
919-834-6733

Urban Ministries of Durham
Servicing men, women & families
410 Liberty St., Durham
919-682-0538

Wake County Coordinated Intake
Hotline for info on area shelters
919-861-1195

Wake Interfaith Hospitality Network
Servicing homeless working families
Call for an appt. 919-832-6024

Wilmington Street Men’s Shelter
Servicing men ages 18+
1420 South Wilmington St., Raleigh
919-857-9428

The Women’s Center
Day shelter servicing women and children. Lunch M/W 11:30 – 12:30
112 Cox Ave., Raleigh
919-829-3711

Employment

Capital Area JobLink Career Center
Numerous resources available to help in finding work and job training

Capital Area Workforce Center
Volunteers will help set up an account on NCworks.com; jobs are posted to the site
(919) 250-3770

Culinary Job Training Program (Interfaith Food Shuttle)
Those interested must submit an application to join the 11 week program
(919) 256-3880

Step Up Ministry
Aids individuals who have road blocks in gaining employment. Participants must complete a one week job orientation and skills session which is 32 hours to gain entrance into the program. Once in the program participants are supported and guided to obtain employment.
(919) 781-0156

Vocational Rehab Employment
Services for those with disabilities
919-855-4800

Financial Assistance

Doorstep Ministries
228 W. Edenton St., Raleigh
Call Monday mornings 919-832-9530

Dorcas Ministries
187 High House Rd, Cary
919-469-9861

First Presbyterian
Must be working or have proof of disability
Call Tues. for an appt. 919-833-4070

Sacred Heart Church
200 Hillsborough St., Raleigh
Walk-in on Wed to make appt. 919-755-2255

United Way Hotline
For more agencies providing financial assistance
1-888-892-1162

Wake County Human Services
Help w/ heating/cooling
220 Swinburne Ave., Raleigh
919-212-7000

White Oak Foundation
1621 White Oak Church Rd., Apex
Call for an appointment 919-362-6799

Financial Counceling

Consumer Education Counseling
Free credit counseling
3700 Barrett Dr, Raleigh
866-635-7121

Triangle Family Services
Classes and counseling, foreclosure prevention.
919-821-0790

Food Assistance

Catholic Parish Outreach
Required written referral needed
Mon-Sat 10am-1pm 919-873-0245

Dorcas Ministries
187 High House Rd, Cary
919-469-9861

The Point Church Pantry
1503 Walnut St, Cary
Saturdays 11-noon 919-537-9533

Shepherd’s Table
Hot meals provided
121 Morgan St, Raleigh
Mon-Fri 11am-12pm 919-931-2010

Urban Ministries of Wake County
One week’s worth of nutritious groceries. Clients shop for their groceries.
1390 Capital Blvd, Raleigh
Mon-Fri 9am-1pm 919-834-4707

Wake Co. Human Services
Food assistance (previously known as food stamps)
220 Swinburne Ave, Raleigh
919-212-7000

White Plains Food Ministry
313 SE Maynard Rd, Cary
Thursdays 4pm-5:30pm 919-467-9394

With Love From Jesus
421 Chapanoke Rd, Raleigh
Tu/W/F/Sa 10-12pm 919-233-8010

Legal Services

Campbell Community Law Clinic
Legal representation, advocacy, education and reconciliation services
By referral only. Speak to an Urban Ministries’ volunteer or staff for more details.

Centro Para Familias Hispanas (Hispanic Family Center)
Legal, medical job resources
919-873-0094

Legal Aid of North Carolina
Call or apply on-line
919-828-4647

Medical Care

Advance Community Health
Clinics to address all medical/dental needs
919-833-3111

Alliance Medical Ministry
Serves working, uninsured patients
(919) 250-3320

Open Door Clinic & Pharmacy (Urban Ministries of Wake County)
Serves low-income individuals. All prescription medications are free.
1390 Capital Blvd, Raleigh.
Call for appt. 919-832-0820

Mental Health

NAMI
Support services for those affected by mental illness
919-848-4490

Wake County Crisis Stabilization Center
24-hour mental health assessment and referrals. No appointment needed.
107 Sunnybrook Rd, Raleigh
1-800-510-9132

The Diaper Train

Provides diapers, baby wipes, and children’s books

By referral only. Visit Urban Ministries of Wake County for a referral Monday-Friday 9am-1pm

Parental Services

Recovery

Healing Transitions
FREE residential drug and alcohol recovery program.
919-838-9800

Hope-Believe(Urban Ministries of Durham)
FREE residential drug and alcohol recovery program.
919-682-0538, ext 232

Triangle Alano Club
AA, NA and other 12 Step Recovery Meetings
177 High House Rd, Cary
(919) 783-6144

TROSA
FREE residential drug and alcohol recovery program.
1820 James St, Durham
919-419-1059

Transitional Housing

3 months temporary housing and case management for working families

The Carying Place
Transitional housing program for working families
919-462-1800

Families Together
Transitional and re-housing programs
919-212-8607

Triangle Family Services
Re-housing programs
919-821-0790

 

Vehicle Assistance

Wheels4Hope is a non-profit that provides affordable, reliable transportation to economically challenged earners in the Triangle through referrals from partner agencies. Participating partner agencies offering a wide variety of programs and services are listed on the Wheels4Hope website.

Additionally, used vehicles are available for sale to the public on Tuesdays and Thursdays. They range in cost from $1,500 to $6,000. The agency does not offer any financing, but the vehicles are offered at a reasonable price.