Asheville-Buncombe Homelessness Resources Guide – 211 

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Alcoholics Anonymous

meeting guide App—->     Google playstore “Meeting guide” (white chair/ blue background)

Website…                    hotline: (833)495-7140

Narcotics Anonymous

 meeting guide app—–>   Google Playstore “NA meeting search 3.6.1”

Website…                    hotline: (866)925-2148

Seek Healing—–>  website…

Refuge Recovery——> website….

SMART recovery——-> website…..

Original Recovery(OR)——-> website….

Heroin Anonymous(HA)——–> website…

SAMHSA ——–> hotline 1-800-662-HELP(4357)

NAMI————-> hotline (800) 950-6264  (Mon-Fri. 10am-6pm ET)

Suicide Prevention Lifeline——> 1-800-273-TALK(8255)

NC 2-1-1——————-> dial 211   website…


Steadfast House (Women and Children) ———————————————-> (828) 259-5365

ABCCM (Veterans Restoration Quarters)(Men, including non-veterans)—> (828) 259-5333

1329 Tunnel Road                   Bus E2

Center of Hope, Salvation Army (Men, Women, and Families)——————>(828) 253-4723

204 Haywood Street       Bus W3,W4,W5

Helpmate (Domestic Violence)————————————————————->(828) 254-0516

Room at the Inn (Women, Call Homeward Bound)———————————–>(828)252-8883

Trinity Place: Runaway and Homeless Youth Shelter———————————————————————————————>(828)253-7233

12 Ravenscroft Drive  Youth ages 7-17

WC Rescue Ministries (Men, Women, and Women with Children>————->(828)254-0471

Day Programs


19 N Ann St.         Bus W3, W4, W5   Mon-Fri 8am-3pm, Wed til 11:30am

Help in connecting with community services: i.e., food stamps, SSD/SDI disability, housing programs and basic needs.  Also mailing address, storage bin, showers, restrooms, telephone use. Coffee and snacks provided.

Free Meals

ABCCM  Lunch Mon-Fri  11am-3pm 24 Cumberland Ave.    Bus N,N3

AHOPE   Self-Serve food every morning Mon-Fri  8am-3pm and Wed 8am-11:30am

Channel of Grace  Breakfast Sun. 8:45am-9:45am   Pritchard Park Bus N, E1, E2

Church of the Advocate(The Red Door)  Breakfast Tues. 10am with counseling and nurses station,  Lunch Sun. 2:30pm with nurses station and shoe closet 60 Church St.    Bus E1,E2

First Baptist Church  Lunch Thurs.    12:00pm 5 Oak St.     Bus E1,E2

Food Not Bombs   Lunch Sat. 2pm and Sun. 12:30pm-2pm  Pritchard Park Bus N, E1, E2

Foster ACS   breakfast Tues. 7am-8am  375 Hendersonville Rd.   Bus S3

Haywood St. Congregation  Lunch Wed. 10:30am-1pm  Breakfast Sun. 8am-10am

297 Haywood St.     Bus W3, W4, W5

Least of These Ministries  Breakfast Sat. 8:30am-10am Trinity Episcopal Church  

60 Church St.   Bus E1, E2

Sonrise Community Outreach  Breakfast Sat. 7am-9:30am  1543c Patton Ave. Bus W3

12 Baskets Cafe  Lunch Mon-Fri  11am-1pm 610 Haywood Rd.   Bus W1, W2

WC Rescue Mission Lunch   Mon, Tues.,Thurs.,Fri. 12pm , Dinner Mon-Fri 4:30pm-5:30pm

225 Patton Ave.    Bus W3, W4, W5


AHOPE   19 N. Ann Street

WC Rescue Mission  225 Patton Ave.   Mon, Wed, Fri 1pm-3pm   (828)254-0471         Bus W3, W4, W5

Foster ACS  375 Hendersonville Rd.   Tues. 7am-11am Bus S3


Free Clothing

ABCCM  24 Cumberland Ave.  Mon-Fri 9am-4pm Bus N, N3

Beloved     10 N. Market Street  No Clothing. Free camping gear available street bus   (828)242-8261     

Church of the Advocate(Red Door)  60 Church Street Sun. 2:30pm and Tues. 9:30am


Shoes and socks

Foster ACS 375 Hendersonville Rd.  Tues. 9am-11:30pm Bus S3

Haywood St. Congregation  297 Haywood Street  Wed. 10:30am-1pm Bus W3, W4, W5

WC Rescue Mission   225 Patton Ave.  Tues and Fri. 1pm-3pm  Bus W3, W4, W5W



Asheville Housing Authority     165 S. French Broad Ave.   Bus S4———>(828)258-1222

Intake Office in Aston Park Apts., applications for public housing.

Homeward Bound     19 N. Ann Street     Bus W3, W4, W5———————>(828)252-8883

(AHOPE) Assistance towards permanent housing

Food Pantries

(ID May Be Required) 

ABCCM  Mon-Fri. 8:30am-4:30pm   24 Cumberland Ave Bus   N, N3

Bethel SDA Church  2nd and 4th Tues.  10am-1pm 238 S. French Broad Ave.  Bus S4

Catholic Charities   Wed 12:15pm-4pm   50 Orange Street **By Appointment Only**

Foster ACS   Tues. 9am-11:30am   375 Hendersonville Rd.     Bus S3

Salvation Army   Wed. 1:30pm-3:30pm  204 Haywood Street (828)253-4723 

**By Appointment Only**       Bus W3,W4,W5

WC Rescue Mission   225 Patton Ave    Bus W3, W4, W5