Employment and Job Training Services of Graham County
Catholic Charities Diocese Of Charlotte 27 Hatchett Street Murphy, NC 28905 (828) 835 - 3535 Website: www.ccdoc.org Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Aid Areas: Counseling for adults and children, temporary shelter for youth in host families, peer support meetings, office of economic opportunity housed in this program for education and job training, provides food and clothing to those in need. Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eligibility Requirements: None Volunteers: Yes Contact name for volunteers: Netta McFaddin at (828) 835 - 3535 Type of volunteer activities: Assist with special events and fundraising events.
The Family Care Ministry, Moody Home 280 Olive Hill Road Franklin, NC 28734 (828) 369 - 9785 Website: http://www.bchfamily.org Email: email@example.com Aid Areas: Housing and job care assistance and childcare assistance to single mothers who may be homeless Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm Eligibility Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old and have 1 child, must pass a drug screen and a background check Volunteers: Yes, must pass a background check Contact name for volunteers: Time Daily, contact through the main line Type of volunteer activities: Helping take care of the children assist the mothers in any way they need
First at Blue Ridge 32 Knox Road Ridgecrest, NC 28770 (828) 669 - 0011 Website: www.firstinc.org Email: n/a Aid Areas: Transitional housing and substance abuse counseling, job training preparation, and veteran programs Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m Eligibility Requirements: None Volunteers: Yes Contact name for volunteers: Call (828) 669 - 0011 Type of volunteer activities: Assist with NA or AA meetings, assist with recreation/outside meetings
Industrial Opportunities 2586 Business Highway 19 Andrews, NC 28901 (828) 321 - 4754 Website: www.industrialopportunities.com Email: n/a Aid Areas: Community rehabilitation program that employs disabled and non-disabled peoples, produce products, service side that they do working with people with disabilities, adult developmental vocational program, vocational evaluation, work adjustment job coach services (overcome barriers to employment, job training, prepare to looking for jobs, community job development), supported employment, school transition (16 years and older with developmental disabilities), private insurance, and innovations waiver program Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. but clients are there from 9:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. Eligibility Requirements: Disabled must be referred through either NC Vocational Rehabilitation, Smoky Mountain Center, Cherokee, Clay, or Graham County School System, Case Management Agencies, or private insurance companies, must be at least 16 - 18 years old, a resident of Cherokee, Clay, or Graham county, vocationally disabled by physical, emotional, or mental limitations Volunteers: Periodically Contact name for volunteers: Lynne Manning, Director of Rehab Services, call the main line Type of volunteer activities: work track and field day and hangout with the clients.
Mary Benson House 450 Montford Avenue Asheville, NC 28801 (828) 252 - 5280 Website: n/a Email: n/a Aid Areas: Residential substance abuse treatment for women who are pregnant and have a child under 5 Hours of Operation: 7 days a week, 24 hours a day Eligibility Requirements: Must be a North Carolina resident, over the age 18, must be a woman, have a substance abuse diagnosis, be pregnant or have child under 5 with her when she arrives Volunteers: Yes, but limited availability Contact name for volunteers: Angela Ramsey or Amy Borskey contact by the main line Type of volunteer activities: Childcare in the evenings during group hours
NC Works- Graham County Affiliate Career Center 347 Rodney Orr Bypass Robbinsville NC, 28771 (828) 479 – 3376 Website: www.ncworks.gov (only for NC Works as a whole) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Aid areas: Provides career planning, employment assistance and job training. Directs to the nearest office. Hours of operation: Tuesday and Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eligibility requirements: None Allows volunteers: n/a Contact name for volunteers: n/a Type of volunteer activities: n/a
Project Re-Entry, Goodwill Industries of Northwest NC-WNC 1616 Patton Avenue Asheville, NC 28806 (828) 298 – 9023 Website: www.goodwillnwnc.org Email: For contacting the Coordinator Dana Bartlett; email@example.com Aid Areas: Ex-Offender Re-Entry Programs that offer employment and training services Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eligibility Requirements: Formally incarcerated individuals who have recently been released from state and federal prison facilities; Serves Western North Carolina