PLS obtains and protects public benefits for people with low-incomes who live right here in Western North Carolina, including:

  • SNAP (Food Stamps) and WorkFirst denials, calculations, overpayments and sanctions
  • SSI and Social Security cessations, terminations, overpayments and garnishments
  • VA Benefits
  • Unemployment Benefits

For more information about Medicare, Medicaid and other disability or health care benefits, please visit the Access Health Care section of this site.

Call PLS at (828) 253-0406 or toll-free at (800) 489-6144 to apply for services.