Finding Other Help
Resources By Need
There is an abundance of free (or almost free) resources for our patients, but you may not know about them. If you have information on resources not listed below, please email us so we can include them. Please be sure to contact the resource before driving to their office or mailing them any information, as programs may change without notification.
Substance Addiction Resources
Everyone deserves recovery. If we can't help, we will try our best to provide you with resources needed. For other local substance abuse resources, see below.
Trillium Mobile Crisis - a member of the Mobile Crisis Team will meet a client who is experiencing a behavioral or substance abuse health crisis at home, school, work, or in the community.
PORT Health (New Bern, NC)
Crisis line: (866) 488-7678
PORT Health (Washington, NC) - Crisis/Detox
PORT Health Facility Based Crisis Program (Greenville, NC) - Crisis/Detox
Hakuna Wellness (New Bern, NC) - Outpatient Services
Counseling & Therapy
It's okay to reach out… you're not alone! We are social beings and not meant to go life alone. It is okay to need to talk to someone to help you get through the hard stuff. The practices below offer free and sliding scale fees based on your situation.
Child & Family Therapy
Clinics below charge on a sliding scale based on patient’s income. Clinics are listed in order of distance. Call for an appointment, and be sure to ask what documentation is needed in order to qualify.
Pamlico Community Health Center
Bayboro, NC (252) 745-2070
Greene County Health Care - Dental Clinics
Snow Hill, NC (252) 747-3846
Greenville, NC (252) 695-6355
Kinston Community Health Center
324 N. Queen Street
(252) 522-9202 - call for an appointment
Currituck Free Dental Clinic (No income qualification & no fees)
Grandy, NC (252) 522-7776
NC Oral Health Collaborative
This website is an educational resource to provide a better understanding of oral health for all ages and populations. The page includes information for patients and providers alike to learn more about oral hygiene, routine maintenance, treatment plans, and more. You can visit this website directly by clicking here.
Apply for disability or find out if you’re eligible, visit the website or call the local office.
Social Security Administration
1420 McCarthy Blvd.
New Bern, NC 28562
Driver's License & ID Cards
*This service has been suspended during the COVID-19 pandemic.
4th Thursday of every month (unless a holiday)
Pamlico County Human Services Complex
828 Main Street
Alliance, NC 28509 9am-3pm
Renew your driver’s license or ID card.
Food Banks & Nutrition
Reelsboro United Methodist Church
Pamlico County Fishes & Loaves
St. Peters the Fisherman Catholic Church
1149 White Farm Road
Oriental, NC 28571
Three Squares Program
Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina
The application is filed through your county DSS office; however, the qualifications are different than those of typical DSS services. Those who qualify for food assistance may be too young or too old to work, recently laid-off, unemployed or underemployed, disabled, suffering from illness, or suffering from abuse.
The N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund helps North Carolina homeowners who are struggling to pay their mortgage due to job loss or other temporary financial hardship that occurred on or after January 1, 2008. If your goal is to obtain employment that will allow you to keep your home, this fund can provide temporary assistance to pay your mortgage while you search or train for a new job, all at no cost to you. The N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund offers zero-interest, deferred loans up to $36,000 to cover your mortgage and related expenses for up to 36 months. The loan can also be used to bring your mortgage current.
State Employees Credit Union
11247 NC 55
Grantsboro, NC 28529
Tax day comes around every year on April 15th. Thanks to the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, you can get your taxes done and filed for FREE at the State Employees Credit Union in Grantsboro if you make less than $53,000/year. This is a federal program, so if you are located outside Pamlico County, it’s likely available at a local bank.
Alliance Manor Apts.
207 Cowell Drive
Bayboro, NC 28516
Housing for very low to moderate income tenants financed through the Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development managed by United Management.
Pets & Caring for Them
Pamlico Animal Welfare Society (PAWS): Spay/Neuter Your Pet Grant
(252) 745-PAWS (7297)