Crisis Assistance

Crisis AssistanceBUCM offers crisis assistance to qualifying Burke County residents to help cover rent, utilities, etc. If you need crisis assistance, please contact BUCM to meet with one of our counselors. Please bring in the required information listed below to determine your eligibility. Our staff will meet with you to see if you qualify for these services.


Required Information:

  • Photo ID
  • Proof of Burke Residence
  • Income Verification (check stubs, bank statements or social security award letters)
  • All Bills
  • Tax Return
  • Eviction Notice/Disconnect Letter (if applicable)


Hours for Assistance:

Monday:  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday:  9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday:  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Thursday:  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday:  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Contact Us:

Main Phone: (828) 433-8075

Address: 305 B West Union Street, Morganton, NC 28655

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