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The Forest City Housing Authority offers a list of resources that may be helpful to our residents.

Often, we have timely events to promote, so please check our site monthly. 

Helpful Links

Childcare/Youth Services

Crisis Assistance

  • 211 Hotline:
    • Call 211 to be linked to local resources, including Food, Housing, Utilities, Counseling, Healthcare, and more. Call 24/7 for Free Confidential Assistance.
    • Visit for more information.
  • Chase Corner Ministries
    • 1604 Chase High Rd, Forest City, NC. 28043
    • 828.247.0096
    • Emergency Assistance for Food, Clothing, Utility, Rent, Heating, Cooling, and Medication. Food Services available Wednesdays 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM. Emergency Food Services Available M, T, Th, F 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Thrift Store for inexpensive Clothing and Household items. Donations accepted.
  • Rutherford County Schools Homeless/Outreach Program
    • 382 West Main Street, Forest City, NC, 28043
    • 828.288.2200
    • The Outreach Program provides School Supplies, Clothes, and Hygiene Essentials for Students in need. The Program Assists the backpack program and works with families struggling with food insecurity. The program connects needy families with other support Services.

Domestic Violence