Note: If you receive a call from either Lydia's Loft or Hope House soliciting donations and offering to pick up, these calls are fraudulent. Neither organization is authorizing or making those calls. Do not respond positively or give items related to either call.
The Life Compass program includes Case Management services, Care Coordination for navigation of The Ada Jenkins Center's programs, referrals to The Bin and other organizations, Sunshine Fund (emergency rent and utility assistance), and help with job skills/searches.
Not sure which direction to go?
Make an appointment with our Care Coordinator, Jenni Eisbrener, to help assess your current situation. If you need to work one-on-one with our Case Manager on developing a plan, utilizing available resources and taking steps on your path to success, a referral will be made to our Case Manager Cara Schlitz after meeting with the Care Coordinator.
Requirements: Life Compass clients must be residents of Davidson, Huntersville or Cornelius.
Contact: Jenni Eisbrener, Care Coordinator, (704) 896-0471 x 115
Services offered through the Life Compass Program
The Sunshine Fund
The Sunshine Fund is emergency rent and utility assistance.
Requirements:Sunshine Fund clients must be residents of Davidson, Huntersville or Cornelius. Mooresville residents may obtain assistance through the Mooresville Christian Mission.
Documents for Appointments:Sunshine Fund clients must bring a picture ID, proof of residency for the client and anyone else living in the home, current pay stubs, and Social Security Cards for everyone in the home and bills for utility assistance and eviction notice for assistance with rent.
Loaves and Fishes
The Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry serves residents of Huntersville, Cornelius, Davidson and South Iredell (Mooresville and Troutman).
CLIENT CHOICE - grocery style shopping.
A referral is required. Contact one of the following to make a referral for you to Loaves & Fishes:
Clients are eligible to receive food once every 45 days.
The person making the referral should call Loaves & Fishes Administrative Office at 704-523-4333. The office will let the referring person know when and where to pick up your food.
IREDELL CLIENTS: The referring agency should call The Ada Jenkins Center at 704-896-0471 x 120. The referring agency should leave their contact information.
NOTICE: Children are NOT allowed in the downstairs or in the pantry. If you have children, pantry volunteers will shop for you. Children can NOT be left unattended.
The Bin is partner of The Ada Jenkins Center's Life Compass program that supplies furniture and appliances for individuals and families in need.
Documentation Required for Referral
If shopping for themselves and/or any other adult in the household (18 years and up), proof of residency is required. You must be able to show two items with your current address. This may include:
If shopping for children less than 18 years of age, proof as main caregiver must be provides. This may include:
You also must bring proof of 30 days income for the household.Requirements: We cannot do Bin referrals for Mooresville residents. Clients must have 28036, 28078 or 28031 ZIP codes (Davidson, Huntersville or Cornelius). Mooresville residents can contact the Mooresville Christian Mission at (704) 664-2357.