Gaston County Housing Assistance Programs

See our list of housing assistance programs. We list HUD, housing assistance, subsidized housing programs in Gaston County.

Legal Aid of North Carolina

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-10

111 East Third Avenue, Suite 200
Gastonia, NC 28052
(704) 865-2357

(Serves Cleveland County) Free legal assistance in civil cases to low income and elderly. Cases include health, housing, government benefits, domestic violence, consumer and employment legal issues. This agency does not handle criminal or traffic cases.

Bessemer City Crisis Center

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

111 N. 12th Street
Bessemer City, NC 28016

Hours: Mon: 11 am - 4 pm, Tues: 9 am - 4 pm, Wed: 9 am - 2 pm, Thurs: 9 am - 2 pm, Fri: 9 am - 4 pm, Sat: 9 am - 2 pm. Assistance with clothing, utilities, medical bills, medicine, food, housing, rent, information/referrals.

Gaston County Food Assistance Programs

See our list of food assistance programs. We list food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Gaston County.

Trinity United Methodist

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

1513 Florida Street
Gastonia, NC 28052

Food boxes - Tuesdays 9:30 am only.

Salvation Army Gastonia Free Meals

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

107 N. Broad Street
Gastonia, NC 28052

Free Meals 7 days a week. Daily Breakfast: 6:30 am - 7:00am Residents & Non-Residents Evening Meal: 5:00 pm Residents 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm Non-Residents

Oxford House for Men - Faith

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-30
315 East Third Avenue
Gastonia, NC 28054

Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided. Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit.

New Covenant Food Distribution Center

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

631 Efrid Street
Gastonia, NC 28054

Appointment needed, Food given 2nd Tuesday of each month 6:30 pm. First come, first serve

Greater Mt. Zion Baptist Food Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

2311 Crescent Lane
Gastonia, NC 28052

Food Pantry Wednesday only: 9:30 am - 11:00 am - photo ID, SS card and food stamp case number needed

Dallas/High Shoals Christian Ministry

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

110 S. Gaston St
Dallas, NC 28034

Hours: Closed Monday, Tuesday & Friday 9am - 12noon Wednesday & Thursday: 1pm - 4 pm Assistance with rent and utilities, resources (food and clothing), and spiritual help.

Cramerton Ministerial Associates

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

171 S. Main Street
Cramerton, NC 28032

Hours: 9 am - 3 pm Call for Appointment. Assistance with utilities, medicine and gas - Cramerton Residents only. Food Pantry for anyone in need

Christ Community Church Food Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

1128 N. Ransom Street
Gastonia, NC 28052

No appointment needed. Food is provided every other Friday 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm, must complete food bank application on site.

Cherryville Area Ministries

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

212 N. Mountain Street
Cherryville, NC 28021

Assistance: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Monday, Tuesday & Thursday. Saturday Hours: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Assistance with clothing, food, financial assistance for rent, utilities, medicine and medical bills.

Belmont Community Organization (BCO)

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

91 E. Catawba Street
Belmont, NC 28012

Hours: Monday - Friday 9 am - 1 pm. Assistance with food, clothing, medicine, rent, electric/gas bill payment assistance.

B.R.E.A.D. Inc Food Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

161-B W. Franklin Blvd
Gastonia, NC

Food Pantry Hours: Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Food and groceries to the homeless, elderly and low-income individuals and/or families of Gaston County.

Gaston County Homeless Shelters and Homeless Assistance Programs

See our list of homeless programs. We list homeless shelters, day shelters, homeless resources for me, women, and families.

With Friends

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-10

2098 Keith Drive
Gastonia, NC 28053
(704) 866-7774

Provides temporary shelter for homeless youth.

The Salvation Army

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-10

107 South Broad St.
Gastonia, NC 28052
(704) 867-6145

Provides emergency shelter for men, women, and families.

Phoenix Community Outreach Center

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14
809 W. Airline Avenue
Gastonia, NC 28052

Homeless assistance and prevention

Gaston County Various Assistance Programs

Below we list an array of other helpful resource programs we have found in Gaston County.

Second Harvest Food Bank

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

3146 Dallas High Shoals Hwy
Dallas, NC 28034

Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Gastonia Street Ministry

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14
416 West Main Ave
Gastonia, NC 28052
(704) 605-3173

Free Supper: Tuesday & Thursday (around 8 pm)

Catherine's House, Inc.

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-10

400 Mercy Dr.
Belmont, NC 28012
(704) 825-9599

Telephone Interview Required. Three month residential program for single women and women with children.

Bethesda Mission Free dinner Gastonia

Date Added/Updated: 2018-08-14

255 E. Main Street
Gastonia, NC

Supper 7 days a week (around 8 pm)