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Helping you succeed

We rise by lifting others.


- Robert Ingersoll -

Guy Working Out








Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU) - HealthPlex  provides a wide range of health and wellness services including a fully equipped fitness center and classes. Access is FREE and open to JCSU campus, Northwest Corridor residents and surrounding neighborhoods. for additional information


Community Link assist individuals and families to obtain safe and affordable housing.

The Gables at Druid Hills offers one and two-bedroom apartment for adults 55 and older.



Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy provides legal assistance in civil matters to low-income persons in Charlotte metropolitan area and west-central North Carolina.

Help Lines

Mecklenburg County

(704) 376-1600


Outside Mecklenburg County

(800) 438-1254


Linea de Espanol

(800) 247-1931


Elderly Services

(704) 334-0400









Safe Alliance - Mecklenburg County provides assistance for those impacted by domestic violence and sexual assault through a variety of programs and services.


Help Telephone Numbers

Emergency 911


24/7 Mecklenburg-Lake Norman Domestic Violence Crisis Hotline (704) 332-2513


24/7 Mecklenburg-Lake Norman Rape Crisis Hotline (704) 375-9900


Social Security

United States Social Security Administration

offers help with social security benefits, retirement, disability, and survivors benefits as well as sign-up for  medicare.

Tax Preparation 

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provide free tax assistance and preparation to tax payers. AARP membership is not required, nor do you need to be 55 or older.


Community Link offers free tax preparation for low to moderate income tax payers.


Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) offers information about bus and light rail fares and routes.

Google Maps provides CATS public transportation trip planning.

Great opportunities to help others

seldom come, but small ones surround us every day.

- Sally Koch -

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