Did you know...?

The population in Pickens County in 2008 was 30,488 and is expected to be 44,459 by 2015. This means the poverty level in Pickens County of 3,170 people in 2008 will rise to 4,415 by 2015. A 6% annual increase!

Welcome to CARES!

We hope you find what you are looking for on these pages but if not then we encourage you to give us a call or an email and we would be pleased to answer any questions you may have. In 2004, CARES was created to assume the duties of the Holy Family Food Pantry with a greatly expanded vision and role in our community by providing both Financial and Food support to our clients.

As you can see, we have highlighted some areas of special interest above such as learning what we do, understanding the need, volunteering or donating, and how to contact us for additional information. Thanks for visiting our site and we look forward to hearing from  you soon.


  A Taste of Pickens is Novembver 12, 2016 at Chattahoochee Technical College - Appalachian Campus.




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