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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: 828-264-3061

Smoking Prevention
David Willard at the Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch: 828-264-4995 ext. 3019

Housing Assistance

Catholic Charities: 800-227-7261
Northwestern Regional Housing Authority: 828-266-9794

Maternal, Infant, and Child Health

Care Coordination for Children (CC4C) and WIC Clinic: 828-264-4995

Developmental Screenings/ Early Intervention Services
Children’s Developmental Services: 828-265-5391

Public Health and Environmental Health

Appalachian District Environmental Health: 828-264-4995
Health Center: 828-264-4995
Office of the Fire Marshal: 828-264-4235

Social Services/Legal Assistance

Department of Social Services: 828-265-8100
Legal Aid of North Carolina: 828-437-8280