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Listed below are agencies and organizations that may be able to assist with housing, environmental hazards and other needs.

Addressing Home Hazards

Pest Management
NC Cooperative Extension: 828-632-4451

Smoking Prevention
Carleen Crawford at the Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch: 980-314-9142

Housing Assistance

Catholic Charities: 800-227-7261
Western Piedmont Regional Housing Authority: 828-485-4224

Maternal, Infant, and Child Health

Care Coordination for Children (CC4C): 828-632-9704 ext.411
WIC Clinic: 828-632-9704

Developmental Screenings/ Early Intervention Services
Children’s Developmental Services: 828-433-5171

Public Health and Environmental Health

Asthma Coalition: 828-632-9074
Department of Emergency Services: 828-632-9336
Environmental Health Department: 828-632-1000 Ext.311
Health Department: 828-632-9704

Social Services/ Legal Assistance

Legal Aid of North Carolina: 828-437-8280
Social Services: 828-632-1080