South Charlotte Pediatrics - Community Resources

January 2018

Food Security

* Do you ever have a time when you don’t have enough food?

* Do you have WIC? Do you have Food stamps?

* Do you need help in getting food by the end of the month?

* In the last year, did the food you bought just not last and you didn’t have money to get more?

 

Local resources

National and State Resources

Loaves and Fishes

14005 Stumptown Rd., Huntersville, NC 28078 

704-523-4333

American Red Cross Western North Carolina Region

704-378-4620

Hearts and Hands Food Pantry

1994 University City Drive, Huntersville, NC

704-885-5828

SNAP application and local office locator  

 

Senior Citizens Nutrition Program – Home Delivered Meal Program

3205 Freedom Drive, Charlotte, NC 28208

704-432-1111

Free Summer Meals Site Locator

Friendship Trays

2401 Distribution Street, Charlotte, NC, 28203

704-333-9229

Child and Adult Care Food Program

North Carolina Medicaid

301 Billingsley Road, Charlotte, NC, 28222

800-662-7030

 

Health Insurance

* Do you need help with the cost of prescriptions or other medical needs?

* Do you have trouble getting to doctor’s appointments because of lack of transportation?

 

NC MedAssist

4428 Taggart Creek Rd., Charlotte, NC 28208

866-331-1348

Johnson & Johnson Patient Assistance

1-800-652-6227

Shelter Health Services

534 Spratt Street, Charlotte, NC, 28206

704-334-0000

Mylan EpiPen 2-Pak Auto-Injector Patient Assistance Program

Email to get more information: mailto:customer.service@mylan.com

1-800-395-3376

 

HeatlthCare.gov

Housing and Utilities

* Is your housing ever a problem for you?

* Do you think you are at risk of being homeless?

* Do you ever have trouble paying your electric/ heat/ telephone bill?

 

Men’s Shelter of Charlotte

3410 Statesville Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28206

704-334-3187 ext. 0

US Department of Housing and Urban Development Resource Locator

Includes information to apply for public housing, affordable housing and identify state homeless resources.

 

Life Compass

212 Gamble Street, Davidson, NC 28036

704-896-0471

National Coalition for the Homeless

Directory of state homeless advocacy and service organizations

 

Crisis Assistance Financial Assistance

500a Spratt Street, Charlotte, NC 28206

704-371-3001

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Federal energy assistance program assists low-income households with heating/energy assistance.

 

 

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Application    Federal energy assistance program assists low-income households with heating/energy assistance.

Mental Health Resources

Do you often feel under extreme stress?

In the past month, have you often felt down, depressed, or hopeless?

In the past month, have you felt very little interest or pleasure in things you used to enjoy?

Do you or does anyone else in your home have a problem with alcohol?

In the past year, have you felt the need to cut back on drinking or drug use?

NAMI Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) – Charlotte

Support Groups in Huntersville, Charlotte, Indian Land

704-333-8218

SAMHSA Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator

1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Free 24/7 hotline for individuals and family members facing substance abuse and mental health issues.

English and Spanish language.

 

Kids Central of the Carolinas ( Emergency services)

Center for emotional health ( many locations)

National Disability Rights Network

Hope Haven

3815 N Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC, 28206

704-372-8809

www.psychologytoday.com

Helps find a counselor close to you

Eastover Psychological & Psychiatric Group

3303 Latrobe Drive, Charlotte, NC, 28211

714-3622663

CHS Behavior Health Emergency Room

501 Billingsley Road, Charlotte, NC 28211

 

Healthy Lifestyle Resources

Do you want to make healthier food choices?

Do you want to make healthier lifestyle choices?

Do you want help with an exercise plan?

Do you need help quitting tobacco or nicotine?

www.ymcacharlotte.org

Harris, Morrison , Sara and all the YMCA in greater Charlotte area.

Smokefree.gov

WIC program

3500 Ellington street, Charlotte, NC  28211

 

https://mecknc.gov/parkandrec/parks

 

Charlotte Area Fund, Inc. – Nutrition Assistance Project

901 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC, 28206

704-372-3010

 

www.choosemyplate.gov

 

Self-Management Resources for Chronic Illness

Can you manage your chronic illness ( Asthma , Autism, ADHD  etc.)?

Are you caring for a family member with a chronic illness?

www.ccpgm.com

Offer case management services for patients with Medicaid.

American Lung Association – COPD, Asthma, Lung Cancer, Pneumonia

www.autismsociety-nc.org

 

Asthma & Allergy Foundation – Resources for Asthma and Allergies

American Heart Association

128 South Tyron St., Suite 1588
Charlotte, NC 28202

704-417-5751

www.CHADD.org

 

Education

Do you have a child with developmental delays?

Do you have a child with problem in school?

Do you want to learn how to discipline your child?

www.beearly.nc.gov

Provides early intervention services from 0-3 years of age

919 7075520

WWW.cms.k12.nc.us/specialeducation

 

WIC program

3500 Ellington street, Charlotte, NC  28211

 

NCDHHS

5855 Executive center drive ,Charlotte, NC 28212