Our Services

  • JOY serves a free, nutritious takeout lunch each weekday from 10:30- noon
  • JOY serves a takeout supper from 5:00 – 6:00 on Tues, Wed & Thursday
  • By appointment during Covid: JOY provides office space to Disabled American Veterans Chapter 37 where Service Officers have assisted over 700 veterans with their benefits this past year.  No appointment is necessary, just show up at 8:00 Tuesday & Thursday.  Every weekday, DAV-37 has a 14 passenger van that transports veterans for treatment in Durham, NC.
  • n/a during Covid:
    • No Saturday meals during Covid
    • Evening Meals will be served Tuesday & Thursday from 5:00 – 6:00. Except second Tuesday of the month when Disabled American Veterans have their Chapter Meeting.
    • Devotional at 10:30 on Monday – Thursday.
    • Every month there is Diabetes and blood pressure screening provided during the mid-day meal.
    • On occasional Saturdays, the ECU Dental School serves a meal and provides dental screening.

300 Christmas takeout meals were provided
from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm on Saturday, Dec 19, 2020
285 Thanksgiving meals were provided in 2020.