Nonprofit Partners

The Community Shelter of Union County would love to meet the needs of every hungry or homeless person we enounter. However, this is not possible. Collaborating with these area nonprofit organizations helps us help those who ARE in need. We appreciate the support of all the organizations and are proud to work with them to better Union County.


Turning Point –

Turning Point exists to end domestic abuse, sexual assault, and child abuse through safe shelter, advocacy, prevention, and social change.



Common Heart –

A grassroots movement of friends serving the needs of their neighbors motivated by God’s love; A small revolution of kindness.


Community Health –

We are a staff of volunteer physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and diabetes educators that base our success on our patients’ long-term good health.


Crisis Assistance Ministry –

Union County Crisis Assistance Ministry is dedicated to providing 
short term assistance to local families and individuals in crisis by 
supplying re
sources to meet their basic needs.


Daymark Recovery Services, Inc. –

Daymark Recovery Services provides an array of outpatient and psychiatric services for the treatment of mental illnesses, substance use disorders, or developmental disabilities. Services are tailored to individual needs and delivered using evidence based approaches to increase effectiveness.



Department of Social Services

To partner with families in achieving economic well-being, safety and permanence within our community.




Good Steward Ministries –

Good Steward Ministries is a local based outreach program offering clothing assistance to those in need in both Anson and Union Counties.




Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina –

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina strives through education, advocacy and partnerships to eliminate hunger by the solicitation and distribution of food. The agency provides a regional distribution warehouse and branches that supply food and grocery items to charitable agencies that assist people in need as well as providing training, technical assistance and hunger education to our partner agencies.



HealthQuest –

HealthQuest is a licensed non-profit pharmacy that provides free prescriptions to residents of Union, Anson, Stanly, Lancaster and Chesterfield counties who cannot afford prescriptions for their chronic medical conditions.


Heart For Monroe –

Heart for Monroe is a nonprofit organization that exists to unite and mobilize churches, community organizations and individuals to address homelessness, hunger, education and relationships in our community.



Lions Club –





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