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].

Elderly Services

Cumberland County Council on Adults
Organization Name:
Cumberland County Council on Adults
Program Description:

Meals on Wheels for adults 60 and over. Minor home repair, in home-aid, telephone reassurance program, Senior companion program and Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) which helps to better understand medicare.

Address:
339 Devers Street Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone:
910-484-0111
Hours of Operation:
Monday 8:00 AM-4:30 PM; Tuesday 8:00 AM-4:30 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-4:30 PM; Thursday 8:00 AM-4:30 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Counties Served:
Cumberland
Holiday Assistance
Organization Name:
James McAllister Christmas Fund
Program Description:

Benefits selected African-American residents of Cross Creek Township. Trustees of the fund determine allocation of a small financial gift at Christmas. Must apply in person during the month of November. Applicant must be 70 and over to be considered. Disbursement of funds is announced through the newspaper near the time of allocation. Call for more information.
 

Address:
2547 Ravenhill Drive, Suite 201, Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone:
910-483-4491
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Counties Served:
Cumberland
Subjects Categories:
Legal Aid of North Carolina
Organization Name:
Legal Aid of North Carolina-Fayetteville Office
Program Description:

Provides free legal assistance to income eligible individuals. Handles civil cases, family law, consumer, Social Security matters, elderly law, and public benefits. Does not handle separation and/or divorce. Special units handle cases for older adults and Native Americans. Domestic violence prevention program provides legal assistance to persons who are victims of domestic violence.

Address:
327 Dick Street, Suite 103, Fayetteville, NC 28301
Phone:
910-483-0400
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Counties Served:
Cumberland
Atlantic Home Staffing
Program Description:

Our goal is to help seniors and recovering patients who prefer to stay in their own home while receiving personal care. We arrange for non-medical in-home care visits from registered nurses, personal care aids, and certified nurse assistants. We carry a wide range of packages to suit a variety of budgets and needs. A 3 hour daily minimum applies.

Mid Carolina Regional Counsel
Organization Name:
Mid-Carolina Regional Counsel
Program Description:

This organization serves family and friend caregivers, who provide care for a 60+ year old loved one in  community setting, and support to 60 year old and older grandparents raising their grandchildren. They oversee funding and programs for informational services, counseling services, respite services, and some supplemental services in an effort to support the informal caregiver.

Phone:
910-323-4191
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Counties Served:
Cumberland