• Resources


    Family Resource Closet

    The Family Resource Closet is available for identified DPS students to come and shop for clothes/shoes, hygiene items, laundry detergent and school supplies. It is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10 am to 3 pm. Please call before arriving. Our office is located at 808 Bacon St Durham, NC 27707

    Each identified DPS student can shop for 3 outfits (top and bottom) and 1 pair of shoes. We also have underwear/socks available. Students can shop twice during the school year.

    Food Resources

    Community Resources

    Urban Ministries

    Holton Career & Resource Center

    • 1st and 3rd Friday of every month they have a foodbank on the 2nd floor from 10 am to 1 pm

    Durham Entry Point

    • For approved Rental/security deposit assistance, please call Durham DSS Opening Doors at 919-560-8000
    • For those homeless and at risk of homelessness, please call Durham Entry Point at 984-287-8313. Hub for all shelters in Durham County.
    • Durham Entry Point will be able to assess your situation and provide direction for relevant resources.
    • Please be aware that calling this number does not make you eligible for an Emergency Housing Voucher but Entry Point can screen you for general assistance.

    Housing for New Hope/Street Outreach (919) 489-6282

    • Housing for New Hope’s Street Outreach team is the City of Durham and Durham County’s lead agency for outreach and engagement to the unsheltered homeless population.
    • Assists clients with the transition from unsheltered homelessness to emergency shelters