Other Community Agencies

White Oak Ecumenical Family Assistance

White Oak Ecumenical Outreach Ministries (WOEOM)

724 West Corbett Avenue

Swansboro, NC 28584


Open Tuesday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

No walk-in appointments are available

The WOEOM may give assistance to families in need under the following circumstances:

  • Families must live within our boundaries
  • If there are children in the home, you must go to Social Services to get a letter indicating how they are or are not able to help your family
  • Come to the Family Assistance Office during the hours listed above and complete an application
  • Bring a current photo ID. If the address on your ID is different than the address at which you are staying, you must bring a bill or lease with your name and the current address along with the photo ID
  • An appointment will be given to you on a different day.

Please remember:

  • We are not a replacement for Social Services
  • We are not an emergency service; Social Services has an emergency department
  • We cannot help you find a place to live
  • We do not pay deposits for housing, electric, water, etc.
  • We do not provide assistance to Armed Forces personnel. Naval Relief will help you

We offer Food Bank distribution on the fourth Monday of every month. Please call for the time.

Salvation Army

Serves Onslow and Jones counties

Social Ministry Offices:

535 Bell Fork Road

Jacksonville, NC 28540


Open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

510 Main Street

Maysville, NC 28555


Open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Salvation Army Family Thrift Stores:

403A Center Street

Jacksonville, NC 28540


Open Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

204 Wilmington Hwy

Jacksonville, NC 28540


Open Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

1950 Hwy 172

Treasure Plaza, Suite P

Sneads Ferry, NC 28460

Open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

512 Main Street

Maysville, NC 28555


Open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Other Community Agencies

Onslow Community Ministries, Inc.

600 Court Street

Jacksonville, NC 28540


910-347-3227 (Soup Kitchen)

910-346-6149 (Caring Community Clinic)

Abundant Life Ministries

1518 Gum Branch Road

Jacksonville, NC 28540


Enon Chapel Baptist Church

333 Freedom Way

Midway Park, NC 28544


Infant of Prague Catholic Church

220 Marine Blvd.

Jacksonville, NC 28540


New River Baptist Association

2734 Commerce Road

Jacksonville, NC 28546


Second Chances Mission of Hope

148 Kerr St.

Jacksonville, NC 28540


910-455-6264 (Men’s Shelter)

Military Christian Center

575 Corbin St.

Jacksonville, NC 28546


East Carolina Human Services

Section 8 Housing (HUD)

New River Shopping Center

1201 Hargett St.

Jacksonville, NC 28540


Red Cross

12 Ruth Street

Jacksonville, NC 28540