The Family Focus Guide helps families and individuals, in and around the Fayetteville area, find resources in our community.
If you have a service-focused organization that serves families in the Fayetteville, Cumberland County area and would like to be listed, please email us at [email protected].
Disaster Relief Services
Provides direct assistance to victims of disasters, fires, and hurricanes. Offers education on personal preparedness and volunteer training in disaster response. Designated mass care agency in local/state/federal disaster response plans.
The mission of the Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training (CCP) is to assist individuals and communities in recovering from the challending effects of natural and human-caused disasters through the provision of community-based outreach and psychoeducational services.
Provides assistance to eligible applicants whose residence was damaged during Hurricane Matthew. Services include grants to repair or rebuild houses and mobile homes, grants to completely replace mobile homes, reimbursement for money previously spent on repairs, homeowner buyout for unsalvageable homes, relocation assistance, and assistance for landlords with damaged rental properties.
The mission of Cumberland Disaster Recovery Coalition (CDRC) is to assess unmet needs and provide Cumberland County residents access, coordination and education of available resources in a long-term disaster caused recovery.
CDRC is awaiting case managers -- referrals are being sent to Lutheran Services Carolinas.
Bi-weekly meetings are held at the Community Room at the Cumberland Community Foundation. Call for more information about the next meeting.
Provides information for emergency situations such as floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, lightning strikes, winter preparedness, and hazardous materials clean-up. Provides emergency shelters. Facilitates the process of emergency preparedness and planning for the community. Check website for more information.