The following service providers can assist persons with furniture, clothing, food and shelter
in an emergency situation. Some agencies may also provide financial assistance.
Agape Care and Share, Inc.
REdress Clothing Boutique
American Red Cross
Catholic Social Services
Crisis Control Ministry
Forsyth County Department of Social Services
Lewisville Community Assistance Program
Lewisville residents only
Zip codes 27107 and 27127 only
Winston-Salem Rescue Mission
(Food and clothing)
Q: What do I need to provide these agencies to receive assistance?
A: The Forsyth County Department of Social Services takes applications for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program(LIEAP). It is a federally funded program that provides seasonal heating assistance for low–income individuals and families. Eligible households will receive a one-time vendor payment to help with heating costs.
Q: Who can help me pay for my heating?
A: The Salvation Army takes applications for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP). It is a federally funded program that provides seasonal heating assistance for low-income individuals and families. Eligible households will receive a one-time vendor payment to help with heating costs.
Q: Where can I go for food assistance?
A: The following link will provide you with the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC list of area food pantries, shelters and soup kitchens, including those located in Forsyth County.