Financial Assistance

Dorcas Ministries serves those who live, work, worship, and attend public school in Cary and Morrisville and find themselves in a temporary financial crisis. Applicants may present all necessary past due bills for consideration, including bills for rent, mortgage, or utilities medical, dental, or mental health care and prescriptions; and car repairs, insurance, and home […]

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Food Pantry

The Dorcas Food Pantry provides free emergency food assistance. Shoppers choose canned goods, frozen meat, fresh produce, and dairy items.  Food is provided by generous community donors and managed by caring volunteers.    Open Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m by appointment. How To Apply Please call 919-469-9861, ext 203  for an appointment […]

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Job Training Center

The Training Center provides volunteer coaches that can assist with  job searching, resume writing, career advising, and basic computer training.  A phone, fax, and computers with printers and an internet connection are available for your use.  All services are free. Open Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m on a walk-in basis. Training Events […]

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Childcare

Dorcas Ministries provides temporary financial assistance with the cost of 4 year old preschool, Transitional Kindergarten, daycare, before/after care, and camp for children who attend public school in Cary or Morrisville, or whose parents live, work, or worship there and are struggling to afford the expense. Eligibility You must provide Proof of residence in Cary […]

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Education

Dorcas Ministries helps those struggling with underemployment to access training that will increase their financial stability. We have two tracks: The Keller Program provides modest financial help with expenses associated with retraining such as books, supplies, test fees, and travel expenses. The Career Advancement Program provides case management and career coaching. Program participants will receive […]

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Cary Parks & Recreation

Dorcas Ministries is pleased to administer fee assistance to residents of the Town of Cary for Town of Cary Parks and Recreation Department programs. Caring, compassionate volunteers will interview all applicants to determine financial need and determine fee assistance awards. Counselors are available Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m by appointment. Call 919.469.9861, […]

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