REACH to hold volunteer training January 23rd

Join-our-teamREACH of Haywood is seeking volunteers to assist with the our Helpline phone services, and to participate in other ways through Friends of REACH committees.

Training for potential volunteers, which is open to interested parties over the age of 18, will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, in our Waynesville office at 627 N. Main Street. Lunch and training notebooks will be provided to all attendees.

For more information or to pre-register, call our office at 828-456-7898 and ask for Buffy, or reach her via email at bqreach@aol.com.

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REACH of Haywood County, Inc. serves survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault through advocacy, community outreach and prevention education to empower individuals to live a self-sufficient life free of violence.

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