Anson County Affordable Housing Resources

Rental, Mortgage & Utility Assistance

Wadesboro Housing Authority

The Wadesboro Housing Authority offers one Public Housing community with 175 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

(704) 694-4852

Anson County Department of Social Services

Provides utility assistance with heating and cooling costs. Only provides assistance for emergency situations; must have final notice.


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Union County Community Action

Program provides low-income families with the opportunity to become self-sufficient. Case management helps connect clients with resources for employment, housing, food, and education. Financial assistance across Union, Anson & Richmond counties.


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Homeless, Transitional & Day Shelters

Anson Crisis Ministry

Provides emergency housing for one to three days depending upon the circumstances surrounding the emergency and the availability of the local motels.


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*Sandhills Community Action

  • Section 8 Housing choice Voucher Program (Rental Assistance for low-income households)
  • Section 8 HCV Family Self-sufficiency Program (Employment and Asset Building)
  • Transitional Housing (Housing for the homeless)
  • Jackson Terrace Apartments (Affordable housing for Seniors 62 and up)

(910) 895-7150

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Food Pantries, Soup Kitchens and Delivered Meals

Second Harvest Food Bank

The mobile pantry program distributes food directly to families in need during large-scale one-day distributions.

(704) 376-1785

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Feed My Lambs, Inc.

Provides food, clothing and household items as available to the needy. Must meet certain requirements to receive food.


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Anson County Council on Aging

Volunteers deliver lunch meals to homebound older adults five days a week. These meals help maintain or improve the health of an impaired person to enable him/her to remain in their own home as long as possible.


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