Those seeking food assistance must have documentation of residence in Pickens County as well as identification for each immediate family member receiving services. This brief application for services will be required at the first visit. A volunteer counselor will meet briefly with each client and may make referrals to other community agencies or services, as…(Read More)

Our business partners provide Food and Financial Assistance to the Needy in Pickens County. When will your business join our team…(Read More)

Donations of food, money, and other items are essential to our mission and are always appreciated. We welcome the following types of donations: 1)¬†Financial donations. Our primary source of food supplies is from the Atlanta Food Bank and although we pay a modest price for our supplies, it is a considerable amount over the…(Read More)

CARES has over 130 volunteers, however, we can always use additional volunteers in almost every area. Volunteers are normally assigned to work in one area or section. CARES is very “volunteer friendly” in all respects trying to honor what they like and are qualified to do. This includes the days and times they work and…(Read More)

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…(Read More)

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