Community Resource Information Sites
United Way's 211 of Western North Carolina: Provides a listing of a variety of resources for the Western North Carolina region, including a plethora of social services resources, volunteer opportunities, and support groups.
The Mountain Express: A community newspaper for Asheville and surrounding areas that also provides a listing of volunteer opportunities and a community calendar with listings of support groups.
CarePartners: Provides a variety of health resources for the Asheville-area, opportunities for volunteering, and linkage to support groups.
Asheville Citizen-Times: Provides a health calendar with listings of support groups.
Mission Hospital System: Provides health information and opportunities for volunteering.
A-B Tech's Service Learning Center: Facilitates volunteer opportunities specifically for the students of Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College. The Service Learning Coordinator can be contacted by calling (828) 254-1921 and asking for the Service Learning Center.
Others Resources to Consider for Locating Volunteer Opportunities & Support Groups:
- Area newspapers
- Area community papers
- Area phone listings
- Internet searches
- Area hospitals
- Contacting area social service organizations directly