Albemarle Hopeline

24-Hour Crisis Line: (252)338-3011
www.albemarlehopeline.org

Albemarle Hopeline is a non-profit organization provides comprehensive direct and preventive services to victims of family violence, sexual assault, and teen dating violence in the counties of Pasquotank, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Perquimans, and Gates.

Offers a 24-hour crisis line, emergency shelter for battered women and children, counseling, court advocacy, crisis response team, and more. All services are free of charge.


Albemarle Regional Health Services

(252)338-4446
711 Roanoke Avenue, Elizabeth City, NC 27909
www.arhs-nc.org

WIC is designed to provide food to low-income pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women, infants and children until the age of five. If you need to apply for WIC benefits,  call and schedule an appointment with their staff.

Not living in Pasquotank County? Please visit their website for locations in your area.


Appalachian Breastfeeding Network

After Hours Breastfeeding Helpline: 1-888-588-3423
www.appalachianbreastfeedingnetwork.org

The Appalachian Breastfeeding Network offers an after-hours breastfeeding helpline daily from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 a.m. (EST). You’ll be able to speak with a live person who is certified in breastfeeding care and trained in telephone support.

The helpline is free.


Food Bank of the Albemarle operates the Albemarle Food Pantry at their warehouse for Pasquotank and Camden County residents. The Albemarle Food Pantry is open Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., every third Wednesday of the month from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

If you have an emergency situation where you need food assistance, please contact them at (252)335-4035.

Food Bank of the Albemarle

109 Tidewater Way, Elizabeth City, NC 27909
www.afoodbank.org


Albemarle Pregnancy Resource Center & Clinic offers confidential medical services (such as pregnancy testing, ultrasound exams, prenatal vitamins), one-on-one mentoring and educational opportunities to help young women make informed decisions.

The clinic is free.

Albemarle Pregnancy Resource Center & Clinic

(252)338-1655
905 Halstead Blvd., Stes. 20 & 21, Elizabeth City, NC 27909
www.albemarleprc.org


The PSI HelpLine is a toll-free telephone number anyone can call to get basic information, support, and resources.

Postpartum Support International (PSI)

1-800-944-4773
www.postpartum.net


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