HERE's mission is to end homelessness throughout Jackson County by providing temporary emergency shelter, housing-focused case management services and short-term financial assistance. Our vision is to secure stable affordable housing and end homelessness throughout Western North Carolina.
We use a Housing First philosophy to help individuals and families at-risk of or experiencing homelessness achieve permanent housing outcomes. Our low barrier services are designed to help those in need without judgment so that everyone in Jackson County has access to safe and affordable housing.
HOW WE HELP
Our Street Outreach and Emergency Shelter Programs help those experiencing homelessness address their immediate needs and connect them to services.
Helping at-risk and homeless households secure and maintain safe, permanent housing.
"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does"