Ashe Baptist Association
Phone: (336) 846-5631
Fax: (336) 846-5631
Physical Address: 204 Beaver Creek School Road, West Jefferson, NC 28694
Mailing Address: PO Box 850 Jefferson NC 28640
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Description of Services:
Ashe Missionary Baptist Association Ministries:
Southern Baptist Association of Churches
High Country Choir
Ashe Really Cares
Ashe Really Cares (ARC)
Director: Mrs. Pat Miller
Description of Services: Clothing and food in times of Crisis
American Red Cross of the Blue Ridge
Phone: (828) 264-8226
Address: 331 Queen St., Suite B Boone, NC 28607
Description of Services: The American Red Cross of the Blue Ridge services include Blood services, Disaster services, Health & Safety services, services to the armed forces and more.
Fees/ Payment Type Accepted: There are no fees for most programs and services, however there is a potential fee for certain registered classes, like CPR.
Service Area: Alleghany, Alexander, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Cleveland, Gaston, Lincoln, Watauga and Wilkes County
Ashe County Sharing Center, Inc.
Phone: (336) 846-7019
Address: PO Box 705
115 Colvard Street
Jefferson, NC 28640
Food Pantry Hours: Monday-Tuesday 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Thursday-Friday 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Description of Services: The Ashe County Sharing Center, Inc. is an ecumenical organization whose mission is to provide food for those in need throughout its extended community.
Buddy Walk of the High Country
Contact person: Patricia Calloway
Description of Services: Buddy Walk® of the High Country raises funds to support and enhance the lives of individuals with Down syndrome. Ninety-three percent of the funds raised are used in Ashe and the surrounding high country communities to advocate, to host social gatherings, and to provide support to individuals with Down syndrome and their families.
WIC (Womens, Infants, Children's Nutrition Supplemental Program
Address: 413 McConnell St., Jefferson, NC 28640
Description of Services: Supplemental nutrition program for low-income pregnant and post-partum women, infants and children up to age 5. Program also provides healthcare referrals as needed.
A Safe Home for Everyone
Phone: (336) 982-8851
Crisis Line: (336) 246-5430
Address: 626 Ashe Central School Rd. Unit 1
Jefferson, NC 28640
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am- 5:00pm
Description of Services: Providing support,advocacy, and emergency housing services to assist survivors
of domestic violence and sexual assault and
their families. Services also include providing
education, empowerment, and support for
children, adolescents, and teens to work
toward ending the cycle of domestic violence
and sexual assault.
Mobile Crisis Management Team
Daymark Recovery Services
Description of Services: Mental Health Outpatient treatment, substance Abuse Outpatient, Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Treatment, Intensive In-Home treatment, Psychiatric Services
Fees/ Payment Type Accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, Private Insurance, Sliding Scale, and Payment Plan
Getting Help for a Health Crisis
Ashe Outreach Ministries
Phone: (336) 385-3663
Address: Ashe Outreach Ministries
P.O. Box 157 Creston, NC 28615
Description of Services: Our efforts to feed families and eliminate food insecurity in Ashe County started in 2005 and initially focused on Middle grades children. Since then, we have developed several specialized and focused programs. Over 25,000 lbs. of food is administered every month through 5 programs including: Mobile Meals, Riverview food pantry, weekly community meals: Every Saturday, from 11-12:30, we hold our Uptown Community Meal at the the Early Learning Center (the old West Jefferson Community Center cafeteria). We serve another meal, every Thursday, starting at 10 a.m. at the Riverview Community Center in Creston. , and a School Backpack program: backpacks go home with students on Friday and during the summer to ensure that they have food while they are away from school, and Outgrow Hunger: Which educates about the ability to provide food by growing a garden at residences, while also providing classes for gardening skills, cooking, and preserving. Our goal is that those who hunger, especially each child, has food to eat and knows that the same holds true for tomorrow.
Hunger and Health Coalition
Phone: (828) 262-1628
Address: 141 Health Center Dr # C, Boone, NC 28607
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30AM–4:30PM
Description of Services: At the Hunger and Health Coalition, it is our intention to alleviate the arduous decision with which our clients are faced each month: food or life-saving medications.
Our mission statement is as follows: The mission of the Hunger & Health Coalition is to be a resource for individuals and families within our community that are struggling to provide themselves with basic needs such as food, prescribed medications and heat during winter. Love, generosity, and compassion guide our donors, volunteers and staff daily as they all help accomplish this mission.
The Hunger and Health Coalition provides the following services to our Ashe clients: Prescription Assistance.
Fees: Income based