REACH of Jackson County

**REACH of Jackson County is closed until further notice.**
If you would like to volunteer, you can contact REACH of Haywood County or REACH of Macon County. 


Kathy Ashe, Shelter Manager

Mailing Address:  

PO Box 1908
Sylva, NC 28779

Phone Number:  


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Email Address:

Website Address:; search REACH of Jackson County

Office Hours:  

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. M-F


22 Browning Rd.

Agency Description:  

REACH of Jackson County is committed to promoting economic self-sufficiency and zero tolerance of domestic violence and sexual assault in our community.


Training is required to be a hotline operator.

Time Commitment:  

Commitment and reliability are necessary for hotline workers. All other volunteer positions are flexible on time commitment.

Skills, Experience, and Special Requirements:  

Reliability is very important when a commitment has been made to volunteer. We prefer Social Work, Child and Family Studies, Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Psychology majors.

Volunteer Involvement:  

Volunteers can usually work in three different areas. They can work as hotline operators, workers in the thrift store, or in an office setting. There is a list of items that volunteers can supply to help with needs of clients who use the shelter.


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