Fresh Veggies for Seniors: Vouchers Available for Farmers Markets
Mecklenburg County is taking part in the N.C. Seniors Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP). Eligible senior citizens can receive $50 in vouchers to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at two local farmers markets.
The HOMES Program is Here to Help Mecklenburg County Homeowners in Need
Mecklenburg County homeowners who are struggling with rising costs of living have an ally in the HOMES program.
Second Chances & New Directions: Rise 2 Work Offers Opportunities for SNAP Clients
Mecklenburg County’s Rise 2 Work program, part of the voluntary N.C. Food & Nutrition Services Employment and Training program, provides job-driven, skills-based training that leads to meaningful employment for SNAP recipients.
Extra Federal Food Benefits Due to COVID-19 End in March
In Mecklenburg County and across the nation, emergency allotments for COVID-19 in the Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) program will end in March 2023.
Help With Heating Bills: Assistance Applications Begin for All on Jan. 3
Help is available for Mecklenburg County residents who have trouble paying their home heating bills.