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 Abuse Recovery Meetings

(open to anyone in recovery)

Currently, meetings are held online via Zoom. To have information on how to use Zoom sent to you, please email us at

The Zoom meeting link is and the meeting ID is 857 7797 6172.

Meetings are on Sundays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 7pm. These meetings are open to anyone in recovery and are free. Any cancellations are posted on our Facebook page at

Substance Abuse Resources

Everybody 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 Crisisa 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.

(866) 437-1821


(252) 672-8742

Crisis line: (866) 488-7678

PORT HEALTH (Washington, NC) - Crisis/Detox

(252) 975-8852

Hakuna Wellness (New Bern, NC) - Outpatient Services

(252) 638-3888

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.

Pamlico Child & Family Therapy
(252) 665-4618

Promise Place
(252) 636-3381

(252) 745-4510

Dental Care

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


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
(888) 491-1885

Driver's License & ID Cards

*This service has been suspended during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mobile Unit
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

Food Bank

Reelsboro United Methodist Church

(252) 745-3266

Pamlico County Fishes & Loaves

St. Peters the Fisherman Catholic Church

1149 White Farm Road

Oriental, NC 28571
Every Friday

(252) 249-7297

Three Squares Program

Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina
Shauna Mitchell
(910) 973-6192
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.

Foreclosure Prevention

(888) 623-8631
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.

Income Taxes

State Employees Credit Union
11247 NC 55
Grantsboro, NC 28529
(252) 745-4664
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.

Low-Income Housing

Alliance Manor Apts.
207 Cowell Drive
Bayboro, NC 28516
(252) 745-5736
Management Website
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)